This Week in Lady Reads

More serious stuff this week than last, but the posts were just too good to pass up. Click on through to read about misgendering raptors, ~*~sarcasm~*~ online, and lots of other cool stuff! Read More This Week in Lady Reads

Dispatches from Ladyblogland

From PhDs working at Buzzfeed to Photoshop, ladyblogland had a lot to talk about. Join the conversation.

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Dispatches from Ladyblogland

While we were off, this writer vacationed in a winter wonderland. That didn’t stop me from reading ALL the blogs. Here’s a taste of what occupied my time over the holidays. What did you read? 

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The GIF Giving Guide: How to make your own GIFs in Photoshop

Perhaps you have a few choice Internet friends to whom you would like to present a very special GIF this holiday season, but the internet has been less than forthcoming with providing you with a GIF of the scene you had in mind. Or maybe you want to make your very own GIF to give it that custom, hand-made feel, but don’t know how. I’m here to help. Read More The GIF Giving Guide: How to make your own GIFs in Photoshop

Picture This: Photo Editing

Every now and then I need a break from taking photos so instead I spend a little time fixing them up. When people ask me how I take such good photos, I always tell them it all comes down to three things: composition, light, and editing. We’ve already talked a bit about composition, later we’ll talk about light, and today we’re going to talk about the many software tools at your disposal to help you churn out great photos. Read More Picture This: Photo Editing

Banner Contest – Updated

We need a better banner, readers, and we’re turning to you to help us create the ultimate topper for our little venture.   If you’re a wizard with Photoshop (or Gimp or whatever), we’d love to see what you can come up with.  Read More Banner Contest – Updated