Photo Talk Birthday Celebration – You’re Invited! (FREE Stuff too!)


Photo Talk Forum is a private, membership only forum for photographers dedicated to growing their business. If you are looking for a community of professionals that are kind and generous with their talents – this is it!

During the month of June, Photo Talk Forum is celebrating their 3rd birthday by giving presents and goodies all month long!  With over $700 in brand new + limited edition birthday downloads your membership will pay for itself within the first month. They also have giveaways every Friday in June and an awesome surprise gift that all subscribed members will enjoy!

★★★★★★★  As a special party favor from Photo Talk Forum – you are invited to download their FREE 20-page Book of Ideas and Note Card template – available at  ★★★★★★★

It’s going to be another amazing birthday party, so don’t miss out on all the extra perks.

Also this week, you can win from kimtown!!

Prize #7 = Winner choice of Glory, Liberty, Freedom or Pride Website from Kimtown! $275 value PLUS, Print Size Comparison Layout Guide, $70 value

Join Photo Talk Forum in June for only $89 a year – a $40 savings! Use code: KIMTOWN89 to get this amazing deal!

Shoot, share and learn with!

Rice Studio Supply Starter Packs (and a discount code)

Last Chance for Starter Packs:

Each year we offer introductory assortments of our best selling products at a discount price for our Trade Show season. Well, the major shows are over and these special offers will expire April 30th.


Frame Bag Starter Pack

  • 2 – 46×36
  • 3 – 38×30
  • 5 – 32×26
  • 5 – 26×22
  • 5 – 20×16

Show Price only $89.95
Choose from Black or Chocolate

Artisan Portrait Case

  • 30 – 5×7
  • 25 – 8×10
  • 15 – 11×14

Show Price only $99.95 – Choose fromPeacockPapayaAvocado, andNatural. Sorry, the Hot One Award winning Cocoa is already sold out. Also available in Ebony and White made from machine made paper without the deckle edge.

1/2″ Box Starter Pack

  • 10 – 11x14x1/2″ box
  • 15 – 8x10x1/2″ box
  • 20 – 5x7x1/2″ box
  • 96 sheets 20×30″ tissue

Show Price only $89.95
Choose from EspressoKraftCharcoal, or Black

Removing a White Background with Photoshop Actions

There are a ton of textures available on the internet, like spray paint drips that have a white background. Usually you will want to to remove the background and then bring it to your design. I created some actions that use alpha channels to remove the white background. These actions are very handy for all types of textures. There are 3 separate actions included in this set. Read more “Removing a White Background with Photoshop Actions”