About Jeff

Jeff Butterworth is the founder of Alien Skin Software. He used to create the products, but now he does marketing and gets coffee for the programmers.
14 01, 2013

Free Alt Photo + Update

By |January 14th, 2013|Alien Skin Software, Alt Photo, Announcements, Fun, Photography|10 Comments

Alt Photo is now free! At least for now, we decided that the best use of Alt Photo is to show off our effects

4 01, 2013

The Graphic Mac: 8 Reasons I LOVE Eye Candy 7

By |January 4th, 2013|Alien Skin Software, Design, Eye Candy, Reviews|Comments Off

James Dempsey reviewed Eye Candy 7 in exactly the way I would, through pictures instead of words. You can read the article at The

2 01, 2013

Exposure Wins PDN 2012 Software of the Year

By |January 2nd, 2013|Alien Skin Software, Announcements, Exposure, Photography, Reviews|3 Comments

Photo District News named Exposure 4 the Best Software of 2012. Dan Havlik said, “There’s tons of software on the market that digitally simulates the look

18 11, 2012

Lower Prices

By |November 18th, 2012|Alien Skin Software, Announcements, Blow Up, Bokeh, Exposure, Eye Candy, Snap Art|7 Comments

We lowered the price of the Photo Bundle by $150, Bokeh by $100, and each of our other products by $50. Most upgrades are

15 11, 2012

Eye Candy 7 is almost here!

By |November 15th, 2012|Alien Skin Software, Announcements, Design, Eye Candy|76 Comments

Eye Candy 7 will be here in early December and it’s going to be awesome!
Even Easier
We completely rewrote the Eye Candy user interface to

6 11, 2012

Alt Photo Update 1.1

By |November 6th, 2012|Alien Skin Software, Alt Photo, Announcements, Photography|3 Comments

Alt Photo is off to an exciting start! Apple noticed all the five star reviews and featured Alt Photo in the New & Noteworthy

22 10, 2012

Alt Photo

By |October 22nd, 2012|Alien Skin Software, Alt Photo, Announcements, Business, Fun, Photography|9 Comments

I’m pleased to introduce Alt Photo, our first photography app for the iPhone. Alt Photo puts some of our well researched film looks into

19 10, 2012

Free Gallery Wrap Tool

By |October 19th, 2012|Announcements, Blow Up, Design, Photography|2 Comments

A gallery wrap is a canvas print stretched around the outside of a wood frame. You can see an example below.

Preparing a photo for a gallery

17 10, 2012

More Mushroom Madness

By |October 17th, 2012|Alien Skin Software, Alt Photo, Bokeh, Exposure, Fun, Photography, Tutorials|3 Comments

My mushroom photography project is surprisingly popular, so here are more highlights from my walks (and crawls) in the woods.

I like the diffuse lighting

23 09, 2012

The Mushroom Project

By |September 23rd, 2012|Exposure, Fun, Photography, Tutorials|15 Comments

I recently started photographing mushrooms. At first I didn’t think there were many mushrooms here in Raleigh, NC, but now that I’m looking I’m