Where Did He Go?

To any casual visitor to this site, you may notice in the sequence of posts that the blog has not been updated in just about two years. This is for a few reasons: Back in the summer of 2012, my wife became pregnant with our second child...

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Photo Restoration Fun

I recently finished a photo restoration job for a family friend that was challenging, but ultimately quite successful. I was given two originals - a rare thing - and each one was pretty badly damaged. The "good" thing was that they were damaged in mostly different areas.      That meant that...

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As Promised: Photoshop CS6: Video QuickStart Sample

To learn more about how to use Photoshop check out my series Photoshop CS6: Video QuickStart at Peachpit.com! This is an HD video, so it may take a few minutes to open. (If anyone has a better video player for Wordpress, I'm all ears!) [sublimevideo-lightbox poster="" src1="http://jasondmoore.com/video/Photoshop-CS6-Masks.mp4" width="640" height="360"][/sublimevideo-lightbox]...

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Big Things Are Happening

While I can't talk too much about it yet because the deal is still being worked out, but last week I got a very interesting direct message on Twitter that led to a few emails and eventually a really cool conference call about a project...

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Photoshopping and the Media – A Conversation with a High School Freshman

Back in early April, I was approached by a high school freshman who was working on a paper about the role of Photoshop and photo manipulation in the media – both news and otherwise – and how that affects self-image in young people. I was, of course, glad to help out and below is how I responded to her questions about my views on the subject and how I make my own decisions with regards to Photoshop and image retouching. It’s kind of a stream of consciousness and could certainly be expanded upon, so please bear with my jumping around.

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