Category Archives: Photography

Twitter will no longer compress uploaded photos, if few conditions are met

We are uploading many photos on social networks. And because service providers want to save money on server costs, services are compressing uploaded photos and other multimedia files, mostly videos. This is something what professional photographers hate. If you are one of them and you are publishing your photos on social networks, like Facebook, Instagram or Twitter, you… Read More »

Photoshop for iPad is here

In the beginning of iPad, there were no professional apps for it. Steve Jobs himself introduced iPad as device for better experience for some key tasks – like web browsing or typing an e-mail. Something between iPhone and MacBook Pro. Later, iOS was getting more and more robust and Apple with iOS 9 re-invented iPad with iPad-specific features… Read More »

Bye, Aperture

Aperture is a professional photo editing software. In its days of fame, it competed with big names like Adobe Lightroom. Aperture’s current version originates in 2010. Mac computers are often chosen by photographers, artists, musicians and movie creators, so it was a surprise when Apple decided to discontinue Aperture back in 2014, which was very popular between photographers.… Read More »

Tip: how to add custom LUTs directly to Luminar and Aurora HDR for Mac

Luminar and Aurora HDR are my apps of choice for “common” and HDR photos. Tidy user interface combined with powerful photo-editing features in both of apps make them a beast for both professional and amateur photographers. Unlike products from Adobe, there is no subscription, Skylum releases new major versions every year with about 50% discount for those who… Read More »

Affinity Publisher is here

Adobe products are here for years and became the industry standard. Since Adobe changed its pricing policy and turned into subscription model, many users are finding alternatives. The best competitor is Serif. It released Affinity Photo as Adobe Photoshop killer and Affinity Designer to replace Adobe Illustrator. Serif released its product for Mac and Windows, and, of course,… Read More »

How to remote control FiLMiC Pro – the best video-recording app

If you are about recording your movie with iOS device(s), it’s all about FiLMiC Pro. With its superior features, like extreme high recording bitrate, real-time histogram and wide accessories support, and if we add LumaFusion – the best video editor for iPad – you can have the ultimate mobile recording studio. But did you know, that FiLMiC Pro… Read More »

Luminar 2019 will be free for existing customers with many great features!

Alpha and Omega of today’s photography is Lightroom from Adobe. Many companies tried to make an alternative, but Lightroom is still considered as industry standard. On Mac platform, in the past, it was all about Lightroom from Adobe or Aperture from Apple, but Apple abandoned Aperture replacing with brand-new Photos app, which still did not reach even old… Read More »