Year is ending, software deals are ending

It’s the last few days of the year and the huge software discounts being offered are about to end. Here are a few you don’t want to miss: TOPAZ LABS END OF YEAR SALE: 35% off their entire store! Classic plug-ins | Topaz Studio professional adjustments (use coupon HOHOHO, expires 1/1/18). See my December 21 post for more Read more about Year is ending, software deals are ending[…]

Topaz Store: 35% off EVERYTHING through 1/1!

TOPAZ END OF YEAR SALE – Thursday 12/21/17 – 01/01/18 Topaz is kicking off their end of year sale today, 12/21, offering 35% off storewide, including plugins, the Photography Collection, Collection upgrades, Topaz Studio adjustments, the Go Pro Pack and Go Pro pack upgrades (The Go Pro Packs and Collection are already 50% off, but you Read more about Topaz Store: 35% off EVERYTHING through 1/1![…]

Topaz Collection & Studio Go Pro Pack @ 75% off

Save 75% off the Topaz Plug-in Collection or Topaz Studio Go Pro Pack. Discounts are automatically applied. General info: From November 21st through November 28th, Topaz is offering 75% off of all of their traditional plugins in the full Topaz Plugin Collection or the newest technology in Topaz Studio with the Topaz Studio Go Pro Pack. The plugin Read more about Topaz Collection & Studio Go Pro Pack @ 75% off[…]

Stand alone! No host, no subscription (part 1)

Those of you who are Lightroom users just got another reminder that major developers are moving more of their apps’ functionality to the cloud (paired with subscription services), and many don’t like that for various reasons. Smaller developers have been bucking that trend, freeing their offerings from the Adobe gorilla and still offering you software Read more about Stand alone! No host, no subscription (part 1)[…]

Topaz big fall promos have begun (25% off)

Beginning October 17 and running through the 30th, Topaz is offering 25% off individual products (plugins or adjustments) in either the Studio or Topaz Plugins store with coupon code “Fall25”. This coupon can be applied in the cart or at checkout, however adding a Pro Pack or complete Collection will remove the coupon. Those are already Read more about Topaz big fall promos have begun (25% off)[…]

Plugs ‘n Pixels timely updates

Here’s the latest: Aurora 2018 (for editing HDR images) has just been released for Mac AND NOW WINDOWS! Please note that tutorials and presets are also available. TODAY is the last day to save $40 off of Topaz Impression. Finally, I had hoped to engage my blog readers via Comments but I quickly learned the Read more about Plugs ‘n Pixels timely updates[…]

I love art, but I can’t paint: Solution!

I’ve been a photographer for decades but never an artist. But I think even if I could paint, I wouldn’t have the patience… So the perfect solution is to transform my photos into artwork! There are several software titles that do this, and one of my favorite is Topaz Impression, which is now included in Read more about I love art, but I can’t paint: Solution![…]

Today’s artsy: Flying Pig Lounge

This has got to be my favorite doorway, the lounge entrance at a Lucille’s steakhouse here in SoCal. Ironically, I’ve never used this door, but have been in the main entrance (100′ ft. 7″ to the south, as it says). I captured this image with an iPhone and followed it with some post processing using Read more about Today’s artsy: Flying Pig Lounge[…]