Manfrotto BeFree Carbon Fiber Travel Tripod and Advanced Backpack Combo for $298 – Deal Alert

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Adorama has the Manfrotto MKBFRC4-BH BeFree Carbon Fiber Travel tripod with the new Advanced Travel Backpack for $298.99 after rebates (reg. $498.99). The price is $398.99 right now on a special and then, Manfrotto also has a $100 mail-in rebate that is applied for a final price of $298.99.

Check it out while lasts here at Adorama. Be sure to hit the link to the rebate form on Adorama’s website to get the additional $100 mail-in rebate.


Peter Hurley Headshot Tips

If you don’t know the name, Peter Hurley is the headshot guy. In the above video, Peter shares some of this tips on headshot photography with Frank Doorhof.

If that’s the kind of thing that interests you, I’m reposting this hour-long video from the Google+ Photography Conference back in 2012 below. In it, Peter goes into much greater depth on the art of the headshot. [Read more...]

Get More Out of Photoshop with Plug-ins

In this video, Photoshop Principal Product Manager Bryan O’Neil Hughes shares how to get more out of Photoshop using plug-ins.

Hughes highlights Nik Silver Efex Pro, which previously retailed for $199. Google purchased Nik Software and now offers the entire Nik Collection for just $149. You can learn more about Silver Efex Pro and other Nik plug-ins here.

If you want to browse through the 43 best Photoshop plug-ins page that Hughes references in the video, you can find it here.