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Using Adobe Lightroom© to Organize, Edit & Export Your Digital Photos

In the last few years, Adobe© has been rolling out some new pieces of software aimed towards digital photographers and designers alike. One of Adobe©’s newest pieces of software is targeted towards professional photographers, and is called Adobe Photoshop Lightroom© (or just Adobe Lightroom© to most). When Lightroom© first hit the market, those of us schooled in Photoshop© since Version 3 looked upon the newcomer as a mismatch of features we already used. We wondered who would want to use something that didn’t have all the “power” of Photoshop©. We couldn’t have been more wrong. Lightroom©...

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Free Microsoft Excel© Tips & Tricks Seminars for Local Businesses

In an effort to assist the local business community, The Fort Collins Digital Workshop is offering free “Tips and Tricks” seminars focusing on Microsoft Excel©. These one-hour seminars take place onsite at the business location, and usually occur during the business’ allotted lunch hour. Participants are allowed to enjoy their lunch while watching the presentation and are encouraged to bring along a portable computer so that they can try out the timesaving tips and tricks that they will learn throughout the seminar. A popular software program with businesses, Microsoft Excel© is a powerful...

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May 2012 Art Exhibition: Erin Thames, Photography

The Fort Collins Digital Workshop (FCDW) has long been a supporter of the arts – especially digital art and photography. To further show support for local artists, FCDW will be opening up its classroom and break room space to local artists starting on May 1, 2012. FCDW’s first art show will be a solo exhibition by Erin Thames. A prolific and popular local photographer, you may have seen her work hanging recently at Cafe Ardour, a coffee shop located at 255 Linden St. Erin is passionate about photography, and will be showcasing her nature and landscape photography at FCDW from May 1–May 27....

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FCDW: An Ally for Local Digital Artists

Digital Art: a general term for a range of artistic works and practices that use digital technology as an essential part of the creative and/or presentation process.1 Have you been hearing the term “digital art” lately? This artistic style/medium is part of a growing culture of outside-the-box art that is starting to gain momentum in the Fort Collins art scene – a scene long dominated by realism and traditional mediums. The Fort Collins Digital Workshop is a supporter of digital art in its many forms. Locally owned and in a league of its own, FCDW offers informative, affordable classes on...

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