Jony Ive And Apple’s “Beatles Era”

Remembering Jony Ive’s partnership with Steve Jobs, and some of his greatest product designs.

On Thursday, June 27th 2019, Apple announced their Chief Design Officer’s exit, after nearly three decades with the company. My thoughts on this significant turn includes Ive’s top five Apple product designs. Continue reading “Jony Ive And Apple’s “Beatles Era””

Photoshop Like An Action Hero! Here’s How To Turn Photos Into A Comic Strip

The alcohol-free 12-step program for turning photos into comic art

This is a deconstruction of techniques I used to turn photographic images into a comic strip, using only filters and adjustment layers, with the final result emulating ink on gouache. Photoshop familiarity is recommended for this demonstration. Continue reading “Photoshop Like An Action Hero! Here’s How To Turn Photos Into A Comic Strip”

Easy Photoshop Image Alignment For Cloning

Anyone who is familiar with Photoshop knows that there are typically several ways to accomplish a task, with varying results. This is a description of one method for visually aligning two nearly identical images, with the intent of cloning out objects from one (or both) to merge them. Continue reading “Easy Photoshop Image Alignment For Cloning”