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Back in 1995, the Nik Collection was launched, an awesome suite of photoshop plugins that allowed users to create customer looks for their images without having to know every single aspect of photoshop. I bought into the Nik Collection when it first launched and was a happy user for many years. In 2015, Google acquired Nik Software and implemented its […]

The difference between a beauty dish and a softbox

Lighting modifiers can be very confusing. I’m often asked about the difference between the light dispersal pattern for a beauty dish and a softbox when shooting portraits. Other questions you might have are: should I buy a beauty dish? Or is there a difference between a fold up beauty dish and one of those hard to store solid units? and […]