August Speaker – Dave Cross Jul25

August Speaker – Dave Cross

Stop Working So Hard In Photoshop! How to enhance your speed and creativity Click here to register!! In this Dave will share practical Photoshop techniques that you can use every day to be more efficient, and to give your creativity a boost. Many people assume that means using Actions, but there’s a lot more to working smarter including customizing Photoshop, using presets, working non-destructively and more. Most of all you’ll see how to spend less time in Photoshop and more time shooting! Topics will include • Photoshop “best practices” • Customizing Photoshop to look and operate the way you want • Creating and using Workspaces • Layer Comps, Adjustment Layer Presets, and Tool Presets • Taking advantage of the not-so-obvious speed enhancers • Using non-destructive methods to create reuseable effects • How to use Smart Objects and Smart Filters to save you time About Dave: For over 25 years Dave Cross has been helping photographers and creative professionals get the most out of their Adobe software. Since1987, Dave has taught Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign to thousands of users around the world. He has a Bachelor of Education, is an Adobe Certified Instructor and is a Certified Technical Trainer. Dave has taught for Adobe, at Photoshop World, the Texas School of Photography, the Santa Fe Workshops, Imaging USA and at numerous corporate locations. Dave has written many articles and multiple books, co-hosted Photoshop User TV and has appeared in many DVDs and online courses for Kelby Training, CreativeLive and Photoshop Cafe. He offers online training at online.davecrossworkshops.com and runs a “boutique” stock photography site for compositing, compositingstock.com. Dave has taught Photoshop in every state in the United States, throughout Canada and in Europe, consistently earning rave reviews. Dave is well-known for his engaging style, his humor and his ability to make complex topics easy to understand. In 2009 Dave was inducted into the Photoshop Hall of Fame. Pics from the...

SEPPA Magazine | July 2016 Jul21

SEPPA Magazine | July 2016...

The latest issue of SEPPA Magazine is out!  

July Speaker – Alicia D’amico Jul11

July Speaker – Alicia D’amico

TAPPA Meeting and Seminar is Tuesday, 7/12 at The Doubletree Hotel on Cypress in Tampa. Meeting starts at 6PM. Want to come as a guest? We would love to have you! Contact pratt1ak@gmail.com so you have a seat! Modern Fine Art Maternity Alicia D’Amico will demonstrate and talk about how she works with maternity clients to produce stunning imagery that leads her clients to purchasing large wall prints, custom designed albums and leaves excited and self motivated to promote her through word of mouth. She will be giving an inspirational talk as well as working with a model in a live demonstration.   Bio: Alicia D’Amico is a conceptual fine art photographer. Her captivating underwater portraits, unique and thought provoking maternity photography and Little Girl Couture fashion images have set her apart with a modern edge. She runs a 6,000+ member photography group on Facebook where she regularly contributes to the community. Alicia has taught at WPPI, Shutterfest and speaks for local guilds in addition to teaching her own workshops. Her motto is, “Together, we can and WILL rebuild the value of a single...

SEPPA Magazine | June 2016 Jul01

SEPPA Magazine | June 2016...

The June issue of SEPPA Magazine is here: