ON1 takes a different approach to plug-ins offering a ton of versatility in workflow. You can use them like conventional plug-ins with Lightroom, Photoshop, and Apple Photos OR all of them combined within a stand-alone application. Stay tuned for their forthcoming Photo Raw, destined to be the fastest raw processor! I’ll be writing a review and offering workshops and seminars for Photo Raw
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Topaz Labs makes many useful Photoshop and Lightroom plug-ins that I use regularly.
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B&H Photo stocks almost everything under the sun to do with photo equipment. They also have great customer service and competitive pricing. By clicking on the logo above or this link B&H provides a small affiliate commission which I use to help support the educational resources I offer at no charge.
Affinity Photo is an amazing program that does nearly everything Photoshop does, and some things even better, but for $50 with no subscription. Formerly a Mac only program it is now available for Windows too.
The experts for anything to do with color management. They have great service and support and competitive pricing. If you need anything from a monitor calibrator to a Color Checker Passport to custom profiles, these guys know their stuff.
The Lightroom Queen (Victoria Bampton) Fantastic Lightroom resource for all levels
Petapixel Podcast Twice-weekly podcast hosted by Mike “Sharky” James- Not only entertaining but informative and a good way to keep up on the photo world.
DPReview Great site for in-depth reviews and information on digital cameras
Luminous Landscape has all kinds of useful info for Intermediate to advanced photographers
DOFMaster A whole site dedicated to depth of field including apps for your iPhone or Droid
The DAM Book by Peter Krogh The quintessential book for all aspects DAM (Digital Asset Management)
Podcast: Photography Marketing Masters Inspiring regular broadcast with interviews of all types of photographers about the biz