Make normal pictures look stunning with Packt's new book and eBook on photo editing

May 2013 | Open Source

Packt is pleased to announce the release of Learning Pixelmator, a tutorial based book aimed at photographers and anyone else who wants to learn how to edit photos like a pro in no time. This book is available now in print, eBook, Kindle and select library formats.

About the Author:

Mark Stagi has been passionate about photography since he was a child. Mark continued his studies of photography and fine art with a degree in the Arts and an emphasis on Photography. He also has his own wedding photography business focusing on fine art wedding photography.

Pixelmator is a photo editor developed for Mac OS X by Pixelmator Team Ltd, built upon a combination of open source and Mac OS X technologies. Pixelmator features selection, painting, retouching, navigation, and color correction tools; as well as layers-based image editing, GPU-powered image processing, color management, automation, and a transparent heads-up display user interface for work with images.

Learning Pixelmator guides readers through a series of real-world tutorials to artistically edit photos from start to finish. The book starts with simple corrections, moving on to advanced image editing techniques such as creating a tilt-shift look from a photo, performing skin retouching on portraits, and colorizing images for an artistic tone.

This book will be useful for photographers of any level who want to learn how to take full advantage of Pixelmator to edit images. No prior knowledge of image editing software is required.

Packt Publishing has also released and is due to publish these other related books:

Aftershot Pro: Non-destructive Photo Editing and Management

Managing Multimedia and Unstructured Data in the Oracle Database

Plone 3 Multimedia

Packt is one of the most prolific and fast-growing tech book publishers in the world. Originally focused on open source software, Packt pays a royalty on relevant books directly to open source projects.


Learning Pixelmator
Enhance your photos effectively and unleash the artist inside with Pixelmator

For more information, please visit: http://www.packtpub.com/learning-pixelmator-to-enhance-your-photos/book

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