Here is a list of useful Links to websites associated with Photography
L&CPU - Website
Lancashire and Cheshire Photographic Union
PAGB - Website
The Photographic Alliance of Great Britian
ProAm Imaging professional photography prints - Website
Upload your images and receive your A3 prints by return.
DSCL Colour Labs - Website
Look no further than DS Colour Labs for a professional photographic printing service. Whether you're a keen amateur or professional, DSCL in association with Fujifilm bring together the latest technology and know-how to give you the very best results, whether from digital or film.
Photoshop Cloud; - Website
Get the most comprehensive photography solution at an incredible price. Photoshop CC and Lightroom are as essential to your photography as your camera and lens, giving you the tools to organize, edit, enhance, and share images on your desktop or mobile device — anytime, anywhere. Master new skills with an extensive library of how-to videos, and always have access to the latest imaging innovations from Adobe.
Serif Afinity; - Website
The Complete Photo Editor
Create photos like a professional with the easy to use tools and features in PhotoPlus X7. Remove all imperfections in a flash, add stunning artistic effects, enjoy amazing colour control, restore classic photos and much more in a powerful editing studio that’s perfect for professional photographers, enthusiasts and beginners alike. PhotoPlus X7 offers complete photo editing for one unbeatable price.
PaintShop Pro 2019 Ultimate; - Website
Imagine your best photo ever
Professional-quality photo editing
New Make it vanish with Magic Fill
Perfectly Clear smart photo correction technology
FaceFilter3 photo retouching and beautifying toolkit
Photoshop Add ins, Filters and scripts
Golden Section plugin; - Website
- This plugin is set as a filter form the Filter menu. With it you can add a layer displaying the following:-
- Draws the Fibonacci sequences: Golden Section, Golden Spiral and Golden Triangles.
- Draws the two common harmonies: Rule of Thirds and Harmonic Triangles.
- Freely adjust the rectangle to any size within the image boundaries.
- Rotate or flip the divisions any way you like
This plugin is provided as a downloadable demo to try with a £22.61 price tag if you decide to buy.
Golden Crop Script - Website
Golden Crop is a script written in Java Script language using Adobe® Photoshop® object model. It was designed to help cropping pictures according to some composition rules. Besides that, you can rotate and extend canvas using (nearly) non-destructive methods.
Topaz Labs Remask - Website
A Better Solution for Masking and Cut outs
Topaz ReMask is a multi-purposeful plug-in specifically engineered to handle the most common masking and extraction tasks facing photographers and designers. Similar to a pair of scissors, ReMask 3 allows users to easily define the edges of an element to be masked / cut out from it's background - which is an important feature in any post-processing workflow because it opens the door to a variety of creative and corrective tasks. This capability allows users to have endless control over every aspect of colour, detail, positioning and size in their images.
Pictures to Exe Deluxe 9.0 - Website
Photo Slideshow Software. It is always a delight to share pictures and impressions with friends and relatives. But if you want to turn them into something special, consider creating a slideshow. Enhanced by music, animation (Pan/Zoom effects) and comments, it will ensure an absolutely fascinating experience for those who watch it. And PicturesToExe Deluxe provides the user with all the necessary tools to create a great-looking slideshow or documentary quickly and easily. Also PicturesToExe Deluxe allows create impressive wedding slideshows.
ProShow Gold 9.0 - Website
Unlimited photos & videos Create slideshows with as many photos, videos and songs as you want. Add multiple photos to one slide for fun, multi-layered effects.
Put those video clips to use. ProShow makes working with video just as easy as using photos. Finally something to do with all those clips from your camera or cell phone
VideoStudio Ultimate 2018 - Website
Professional Video Editing Software
New stop motion animation
New flexible workspace
New time-lapse photography
Integrated HD authoring & burning
Beckham Digital - Website
This site has loads of Photoshop tutorials and Royalty Free music to download and try.
Incomputech - Website
This has hundreds of free tunes from seconds to hours for use in slideshows.
This is the process of taking several images of the same subject and incrementally moving the depth of field for each shot. The selected images are then loaded into the software below and the in focus parts of each image are combined to produce an image that is crisp from front to back.
The paid for programs have a 30 day free trial period.
Zerene Stacker - Website
This is extremely good and easy to use. There is a cost of $89.00 USD but it is well worth it.
Helicon Focus - Website
This is a program that creates one completely focused image from several partially focused images by combining the focused areas. The program is designed for macro photography, microphotography and hyper focal landscape photography and solves the shallow depth-of-field problem. use. There is a cost to this program depending upon which version you purchase.
The Photographer's Ephemeris - Website
The Photographer's Ephemeris (TPE) is a tool to help with the planning of all types of outdoor photography, but particularly landscape and urban scenes.
It is a map-centric sun and moon calculator: see how the light will fall on the land.
Ron Bigelow Photography - Website
This is a really useful site with many articles on aspects of photography and Adobe Photoshop tutorials.
Ken Rockwell - Website
This photographer offers many insights into various aspects of photography and has a great many reviews of Cannon and Nikon cameras and lenses.