Classes Galore

As many of you know we were at the Toronto Bead Society Fall Fair this past weekend. The show as a great success. The new location was fantastic and if you did not make it out, you should definitely come out to the Spring Show in May. We have some new classes coming up this month. We are pleased to introduce a new instructor–Keith Wong! Keith will be teaching lampworking classes in borosilicate glass. This is different from our current lampworking classes which use soft glass; borosilicate is hard glass. Keith will be offering a series of 4 classes. Three …

Taking Great Photos. Part 10: On to Photoshop – Levels Part 2

As promised in last week’s post, we are carrying on with the “Levels” section of Photoshop. This week – we’ll talk about the “eyedropper” tools – and what they do and why they are useful to you. Here is our initial picture, which does not, on the face of it, look too terrible. Once you have opened the Levels dialogue box (see last week if you are unclear on this) – you will see 3 little eyedropper dealies at the bottom right of the box. If you observe closely, you will see that they appear to be filled with, from …