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How To Create a Shadow on our "Straight Fire" Amped Effect

We love answering your questions! If you ever have questions about how to use or customize a design, we'd love to hear from you. Simply e-mail us at: and we'll get back to you! Often times we find that others have the same question. Recently, we were asked how to create a shadow on our Straight Fire Amped Effect. Here are some graphics to walk you through the process. If you follow these 10 Steps in Photoshop you'll add amazing detail to your design.

Don't Miss Our Biggest Sale of the Year!

This sale is so big we're extending through the entire weekend.  Once a year we celebrate Sonja's Birthday with a huge party! This weekend, get any of our Photoshop or Lightroom photography templates for just $5 each! There is no limit on how much you can buy and only the bundles are excluded from this amazing offer! Stock up now on everything you need including our wildly popular Amped Effects Sports, Photoshop Actions, Senior Yearbook Ads, Collages, Memory Mates, Photo Books, Cards and more! Photography templates are the easiest way to provide more custom products for your clients. Save time...

Huge Print Sale from Nations Photo Lab

It's time to stock up on studio samples and fulfill those fall orders! With Nations Photo Lab's BIGGEST Sale of the Year, you can get prints at unbelievably low prices! We are talking 16x20 prints for just $6, 11x14 prints for $2 and get 8x10 prints for just $1 each! Even if you don't have a "studio" having print samples goes a long way in selling more product. Stock up on beautiful prints now so you can showoff printed pieces to your customers!  

Photoshop Masking 1-2-3

Photoshop Masking 1-2-3

When you are ready to move toward more advanced templates like our Amped Effects, it's important to understand how to mask your images. We'll show how you to mask (or cut out) your images to design beautiful custom photo products for your clients. You can download the complete infographic on Photoshop Masking (.jpg file).

12 Ways to Increase Website Traffic

Everyone is always looking to increase website traffic. If you’re looking to give your site – in particular your blog – a little boost, here are 12 easy-to-implement tips to help you get moving in the right direction.

Beautiful, Easy-to-Use Lightroom Presets for Landscape Photography

For the last few weeks I’ve had the pleasure of playing with the Landscape Vista Lightroom Presets by Sleeklens. This beautiful set includes 26 amazing Lightroom Presets to use on your landscape images. You can visit to get the set for just $16, but before you do that, take a look at some of my images transformed into beautiful works of art with these presets. Vintage Looks If you love a vintage look, you’ll love the selection of vintage styles available in this set. I simply ran the Vintage 6 preset on this sunflower image to get this beautiful...

Dos and Don’ts of Commercial Photography

Despite being quite the lucrative market, commercial photographers has some hidden rules, especially for new photographers starting in this field. We at Sleeklens intend to help photographers reach the highest level possible, so let’s go through some facts that we can label the “dos and don’ts” of the commercial photography field.

20 Marketing Tips to Build Your Photography Business

You are a photographer. You don’t have time for marketing … but you know how important it is to get your name out there. This week I’m going to share 20 things that you can do right now.

The BIG Deal - Aug. 18, 2015

Get in the on the Action! This is a BIG Deal. 80% OFF our Photoshop Action Bundle If you use Photoshop Actions, you’ll love this week’s BIG Deal! For just $9.99, you’ll get 5 Actions from our “Be Beautiful” Set: Pearly Whites, Amazing Eyes, Perfect Skin, Stray Hair Remover and Healthy Glow.You’ll speed up your portrait photography workflow and have beautifully edited portraits in just minutes! Now that's really a BIG Deal! FREE Training Videos Learn how to use each of these actions with our video tutorials.Amazing Eyes | Healthy Glow & Perfect Skin | Stray Hair Remover: It’s kind of a BIG Deal,...

5 Super Simple Tips for Keeping your Website Updated

Monday, May 26 — The first place most people go to learn about a new product or service is that company’s website. What does your website say about you?