Harry Guinness
Dublin, Ireland
Harry Guinness is a writer, web designer, photographer, publisher, entrepreneur, consultant, apple fan, and International Man of Mystery. You can follow him on Twitter or visit his website.
Tutorials
  • Photo & Video
    Beyond Photoshop and Lightroom: Alternative Image Processing ProgramsMacphotovideo
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    Adobe Photoshop and Lightroom are the dominant image processing programs; they are not, however, the only ones. In this tutorial we consider some of the alternatives available and why you might choose them.Read More…
  • Photo & Video
    How to Split-Tone Process Photos in Adobe LightroomPreview
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    Split toning is the process of adding different colours to the shadows and the highlights of an image. In this screencast I'll show you how to use Lightroom to split tone your images.Read More…
  • Photo & Video
    How to Photograph an EclipsePhotographing eclipse
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    This week there's an eclipse visible from the UK and Ireland and I plan to photograph it. Here's how you can too!Read More…
  • Computer Skills
    Keyboard Maestro II: Launching Apps IntelligentlyPreview
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    Keyboard Maestro is a great automation app for OS X. In this ongoing series, I continue exploring what you can do with it by looking at how to launch and automate apps on a Mac.Read More…
  • Computer Skills
    Keyboard Maestro I: IntroductionPreview
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    Keyboard Maestro is a productivity and automation app that lets you trigger a series of actions in response to a key press, a system event or almost anything else. In this tutorial, the first of the series, I take you through the very basics.Read More…
  • Photo & Video
    High-Contrast Black and White with Lookfilter Presets in Adobe Photoshop LightroomPreview
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    Lightroom has become an incredibly powerful raw procesor, but getting a consistent look can be a bit tough. Presets can make it really quick and easy to create powerful images with a look that's all your own. In this tutorial we show how to use Lookfilter's presets to create a high contrast black and white conversion.Read More…
  • Computer Skills
    Wrapping Up: Miscellaneous Rules for Hazel 3 and the InboxPreview
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    Over the last few tutorials, I've been demonstrating how to keep a Mac sorted with Hazel 3 and an Inbox. There were some workflows that didn't fit in any previous tutorial. In this article, I cover some of them.Read More…
  • Photo & Video
    Review, Rough Cut, Pick: Editing a Portrait Shoot in Adobe Photoshop LightroomPreview
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    In this tutorial, go behind the scenes as the Photo and Video editor, Jackson, and I go through a full shoot and pull out the best images live on screencast. Along the way you'll pick up many great tips and tricks about photography.Read More…
  • Photo & Video
    When and How to Use Your iPhone on the Job (and When Not To)Preview
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    You know how to make the most out of your iPhone, but when is it okay to actually use it in a professional capacity? In this tutorial I outline some of the cases when your iPhone may be the most appropriate tool for the job.Read More…
  • Computer Skills
    Syncing the Inbox Between Macs With Dropbox and Hazel 3Preview
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    In the this tutorial, I’ll show you how to sync an Inbox folder, created in earlier tutorials, between two Macs using Hazel and a folder syncing app like Dropbox. Any files in the Inbox on one Mac will automatically copy to the Inbox on the other.Read More…
  • Computer Skills
    Blogging on the Go With DeskPreview
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    Many writers work on the move. Desk is an app that makes it super easy to blog whether you're offline in the middle of nowhere or sitting in your local coffee shop. It's much better for travellers than any web app.Read More…
  • Photo & Video
    Morning, Noon, Night: Planning Photos Made Easy with SunCalcPreview
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    The sun is the main light in almost all photos. Knowing where it will be and what the light coming from it will be like makes planning your photographs easier. In this tutorial I show you how to do it with SunCalc.Read More…