Photoshop Texture Overlays: More Useful than you may Know
Most photographers probably don’t think of Photoshop texture overlays as photo editing tools. They’re more for special effects and creating digital art, right? It’s true that those are common applications for them. Textures can be used in more subtle ways to enhance your photos, though. Let’s look at some examples of using them in…
Looking for your photos – for examples for our newest actions and presets
MCP Actions Website | MCP Flickr Group | MCP Actions Store These products are not yet available, but will be very soon! We need some examples for our website. Our newest Presets will have a very nostalgic flare to them. So we are looking for photos that lend themselves really well to this type of style. Think “Vintage Camera” , “Pop Photography”, “Lomography”.…
Just Blog It! How to Prepare Your Collages for Social Media and the Web
Make web-sized collages for your website, blog and social media channels in a few clicks in Photoshop. It’s easy using our blog it board actions.
How to Keep Your Photography Prices Firm
What to do when you are asked for a discount? Here’s how to keep your prices firm and your customer happy.
Add a Missing Piece and Bold Colors in Photoshop
Give your images a POP of color and fill in a missing piece of your image in these easy to follow steps.
How to Vanish Color Casts using MCP Actions
There are many ways to correct color casts, but one quick way for great results is using the Manual Color Switcher action from MCP’s Inspire set. Watch this video to see how you can get quick and effective results too.
Making a Newborn Prop Photo Pop
This Blueprint was created by Blythe Harlan, an MCP Actions customer. She explains below how she has saved time using our products and she shared an example of how she edits her newborn photos using our products.
Make a DIY Box Airplane Prop for Newborn Photography
Follow these step-by-step instructions to make your own airplane newborn photography prop.
5 Tips for Photographers to Get In Photos with Their Families
Getting in photos with your loved ones is so important. Here’s ways to help photographers let go and start becoming part of those memories.
Stop Following the Rules of Photography to Start Capturing Photos You Love
Why Lindsay Williams stopped following the rules of photography, and why you should too, in order to get “perfect” photos that you love.
Finding Balance: 4 Tips for Juggling Career, Family, and Photography
When photography is not a full-time job, finding the right balance in life can be hard. Lindsay Williams of Lindsay Williams Photography offers advice on how to manage a career, a family, and a passion for photography whether you are a hobbyist or a part-time professional.
Mirror The Background In Photoshop To Remove Unwanted Objects
We’ve all had that moment of scrolling through our images and finding “the one” but then realize there is a ugly, distracting object in the background! Most of the time we grab our clone tool and quickly clone it out, but that’s not always the case. I’m going to show you my all time favorite…
Christmas Mini Session Edited with MCP Inspire Photoshop Actions
I’m so happy MCP Inspire came out before my Christmas Mini Sessions! They’ve helped me speed up my workflow tremendously! When running actions, especially ones that enhance color tones, I turn all the layers off, start at the bottom by turning them back on and adjusting to taste. I do this and work my way…
How to Add Beautiful Tones By Using MCP Autumn Equinox
This blog post will teach you how to add beautiful sunset tones to your images using MCP Autumn Equinox Actions
Get Technical: How to Photograph Toddlers
The technical aspects of shooting portraits of toddlers and kids. Lights, aperture, shutterspeed and lenses.
Get Happy: How to Get Toddlers To Smile for the Camera
Here is a guide to get everyone smiling during your photography sessions, both kids and their mummies.
Get Ready: 10 Tips for Photographing Toddlers
10 tips for photographers to get better pictures of toddlers.
Lightroom Presets: Use The Secret Import-Export Trick
This blog post will teach you how to create multiple looks with one photo using MCP Enlighten presets.
3 Tips To Capturing Unique Photos in Ordinary Places
Learn how to quickly turn ordinary locations into extraordinary ones with these easy steps.
5 Photography Tips for Taking Better Pictures Inside of Your Home
Learn quick and easy ways to get better photos of the inside of your home.