From the monthly archives: September 2008

Clipping Paths

On September 29, 2008 By

In photoshop, a path is a vector that you can use to select an area of the content you are working with.  It isn’t a raster selection representation, like when you use an opacity mask on a layer (see below).

The black/white opacity mask above represents the selection that the saturation layer is acting [...]

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Happy Holidays, 2008

On September 23, 2008 By

Looking for some content for your 2008 design work?  I do my best to provide a variety of royalty free stock image content for the holiday season, and I’d sure appreciate it if you took a look.

All New 2008 Imagery

All of my holiday imagery this year is available in iStockphoto’s [...]

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RM vs. RF

On September 12, 2008 By

iStockphoto.com is a Royalty Free stock photo site.  It does not sell imagery Rights Managed.  You may have heard these terms before, but what do they mean, and what is the difference between the two?

To start, they both refer to licensing agreements.  When you purchase an image at iStockphoto, what you [...]

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Do I Need an Extended License

On September 3, 2008 By

Imagery sold at iStockphoto.com, and most other microstock agencies as well, is primarily intended for your to use in a promotional, commercial fashion.  We, as contributors, are providing content to help you build and promote your business, or by extension, your client’s business.  I’ll list some examples below.

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