Article on composition, worth a read

This article on composition by ETIENNE BOSSOT on PetaPixel is worth a read. Here’s the link: https://petapixel.com/2017/01/10/use-composition-templates-improve-photography/



DXO Optics Pro 9 – FREE

Although almost obsolete, DXO’s Optics Pro 9 is still a heavy hitter when it comes to image editing, especially when it comes to noise reduction. This is especially good if you are tired of the pain of getting into Lightroom/PS when there’s no internet…

DXO has partnered with Digital Camera UK to offer you a free license. The link is HERE.

The deadline to get this FREE copy of Optics Pro 9 is Feb, 28th 2017.



Animation class action suit settlement

As reported by the Variety.com, “Animation workers have reached a $100 million settlement with the Walt Disney Company, Pixar, and Lucasfilm in a class action lawsuit claiming that the defendants violated antitrust laws by conspiring to set animation wages via non-poaching agreements.” The full article HERE.

If you’re an animator or visual effects artists and want more info on the scope of the class action suit and companies involved, there is a website, called animationlawsuit.com. The FAQ’s HERE.



Creative Live – Free Lessons!!

Check Out CreativeLive’s Free On-Air Classes

Free On-Air Classes – Week of 1/22

Class Name: Advanced Content Aware and Clone Techniques in Photoshop
Text Link: Advanced Content Aware and Clone Techniques in Photoshop Class at CreativeLive
Start Date: 1/22/2017
End Date: 1/23/2017
RSVP Date: 1/22/2017

Class Name: Presentations with Keynote®
Text Link: Presentations with Keynote® Class at CreativeLive
Start Date: 1/22/2017
End Date: 1/23/2017
RSVP Date: 1/22/2017

Class Name: How to Take Amazing Photos with Your DSLR LIVE CLASS
Text Link: How to Take Amazing Photos with Your DSLR Class at CreativeLive
Start Date: 1/24/2017
End Date: 1/25/2017
RSVP Date: 1/24/2017

Class Name: Art School Rehab: Finding Success Without Selling Out LIVE CLASS
Text Link: Art School Rehab: Finding Success Without Selling Out Class at CreativeLive
Start Date: 1/24/2017
End Date: 1/24/2017
RSVP Date: 1/24/2017

Class Name: How to Build a Business While Learning Your Craft LIVE CLASS
Text Link: How to Build a Business While Learning Your Craft Class at CreativeLive
Start Date: 1/25/2017
End Date: 1/26/2017
RSVP Date: 1/25/2017

Class Name: Using Your Apple® iPhone® 7/7+ for Great Photos LIVE CLASS
Text Link: Using Your Apple® iPhone® 7/7+ for Great Photos Class at CreativeLive
Start Date: 1/26/2017
End Date: 1/26/2017
RSVP Date: 1/26/2017