Be sure to check out the 93rd issue of Advanced Photoshop on sale now from Imagine Publishing. Kirk has two articles that can be found in this issue.
Tool Focus: Pen Tool
The Pen Tool is one of the most feared tools in Photoshop. Yet it has great power. In this Tool Focus, Kirk sheds some light on strategies for wrangling the Pen and Paths, and how to make this intimidating tool work for you.
Add Dynamic Lighting
In this tutorial, Kirk demonstrates how to use some advanced techniques to transform a drab snapshot into an engaging and dynamic scene.