Add A Faux Bevelled Edge And Matte To Your Image

Paying for a custom-cut matte when framing your image is costly. However, you can eliminate that cost by applying your own electronically generated matte. I have outlined how simple this can be using Photoshop CS 5.1, however this method will work on all prior iterations and most probably on future versions as well. BONUS, we’ll […]

How I made a portrait of famous Canadian artist Robert Bateman

It was totally spontaneous! Twenty or so years ago, I was visiting friends on Salt Spring Island, off the coast of British Colombia. These friends had five or six years old daughter. Those who know me know I like to entertain kids, especially when they tend to get board and cranky being with a group […]