Ali Edwards Capture life. Create art.

June 12, 2010

Sponsor Giveaway : MCP Actions, Cocoa Daisy

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One person will receive the "Complete Workflow" set from MCP Actions.

Jodi Friedman, of MCP Actions, is the creator of amazing Photoshop actions, online Photoshop training classes, and a popular blog for photographers.

The "Complete Workflow" action set gives you the tools to get a clean post processing workflow for your images. The actions are fully adjustable and enhance contrast, pop color, convert to rich black and whites, and more. These actions are compatible with Elements 5-8 and Photoshop CS-CS5.

Wondering what in the world is an Action? According to MCP, "Photoshop actions are shortcuts designed to save photographers time,
while enhancing their images. An action is a series of steps recorded in
Photoshop to enhance photos, create products, and more." Learn more by checking out their FAQ page here.


One person will receive the Family Memory Tray kit I designed from Cocoa Daisy

This fun kit includes everything you need + more (including full
color instructions
) to complete the project shown above. See the
full list of supplies here.

Full kit


this weekend's giveaway please leave a comment below (if you are
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will be closed at 8pm Pacific on Sunday and the winner's posted shortly

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  • 1.
    Caroline K said…

    Those photoshop actions are amazing!! (and I always love cocoa daisy!)

  • 2.
    Ulrika said…

    wonderful giveaways!!

  • 3.
    Dorothy F said…

    As I just purchased my first Photoshop 8 ever, I would love to win the photoshop action.

  • 4.
    Betheroo said…

    Great giveaways! I’m always looking for a way to improve my photos!

  • 5.
    MomBE said…

    Would love a set of actions to add to my new photoshop! After buying it, I have yet to purchase any. Although it is good for practice, I would love a few of these lovelies to add to my possibilities!!!Thanks!!!!

  • 6.
    Jill D said…

    I’m still learning photoshop…. and am thinking about getting the tray as a present for my mother.

  • 7.
    Jill said…

    Thanks for the great giveaway!

  • 8.
    Katie said…

    Oh. my. word. Great giveaway!! Thanks Ali!

  • 9.
    Beth Holmes said…

    Wonderful giveaways. I would love to try these actions, and the tray would make a beautiful gift for someone — or for my family! Thanks. Hope you are enjoying Portland.

  • 10.
    Kirsten said…

    Wow…those are wonderful giveaways! Thanks for your blog, as always :D

  • 11.
    Annette said…

    Awesome giveaways. Thanks for the chance to win.

  • 12.
    Amber said…

    What a sweet giveaway!

  • 13.
    Beth Wollweber said…

    Thanks for the cool giveaway !! Tou are the best, Ali. :)

  • 14.
    lisa cox said…

    you always have such great giveaways!

  • 15.
    hannahk said…

    Happy weekend Ali ~ thanks for such lovely giveaways yet again.

  • 16.
    Amy said…

    Wonderful giveaways! Thanks so much and enjoy your weekend away!

  • 17.
    PiaA. said…

    Great giveaways, Ali! I would love to win that tray. Have a wonderful weekend.

  • 18.
    Nadine said…

    love the photoshop actions (:

  • 19.
    melissa said…

    Oh, oh, either of these would be so wonderful! Thanks for the constant inspiration to document our lives!

  • 20.
    Jeannette said…

    SO Cool! Those actions look totally amazing!!!!

  • 21.
    Melinda Wilson said…

    Wow! These are wonderful giveaways! Thanks so much for offering such great prizes.

  • 22.
    Karin BG said…

    Fantastic products! Fingers crossed to win…

  • 23.
    jessi w said…

    Such great actions and what an awesome kit!! Thanks for the chance:)

  • 24.
    Debbie Flowers said…

    Awesome give aways! Would love either one. Thanks for the chance.

  • 25.
    Veronica said…

    I’ve been wanting some actions and the Family Tray kit is awesome. Great giveaways!

  • 26.
    Tami said…

    Thanks for another great give away! I’ve never tried actions before – now would be a great time to start!

  • 27.
    andrea p said…

    i so want to spend a rainy day working on that tray!

  • 28.
    Jenny said…

    Thanks for the chance to win!

  • 29.
    Hilary said…

    Love the vintage photoshop action! Crossing my fingers that comes my way!

  • 30.
    jody said…

    Just got Photoshop 8 (we are still getting used to each other LOL) and those actions look very nice indeed :)

  • 31.
    K@therine said…

    Great Giveaways to help with documenting our life stories!

  • 32.
    Lydia said…

    I would love to win just ONCE!! Love the give a ways.

  • 33.
    char said…


  • 34.
    Karin S said…

    Great giveaways as always! I’m crossing my fingers!

  • 35.
    Jennifer Larson said…

    Gorgeous tray! Thanks for the opportunity–you just reminded me I have to figure out how to install actions on my computer so I can play around a bit.

  • 36.
    Susan M said…

    Thanks for sharing, giveaways and your creativity.

  • 37.
    Carol said…

    Thanks for the chance to win!

  • 38.
    Gina M. said…

    I would love to learn about these actions!

  • 39.
    terri b said…

    wonderful giveaways! thanks for the chance to win!

  • 40.
    Jennifer Abler said…

    Love seeing so many things that are new to me on your blog! Thanks for sharing and hoping to win and try them!

  • 41.
    Lisa J said…

    WOW!!! Now I do not have Photoshop, but I am DROOLING over that Cocoa Daisy kit! Have an awesome weekend!

  • 42.
    Bigwren said…

    What generous giveaways!Love the tray.Have a great weekend.

  • 43.
    ginny said…

    Fun giveaways! Thanks!

  • 44.
    Alison Martin said…

    have been coveting the MCP actions for a while, they are amazing, yet again a great set of giveaways Ali! Thanks very much
    Ali – Down Under

  • 45.
    Kara said…

    love the family tray kit

  • 46.
    Claire said…

    Wow, those Photoshop actions look great! I’d love to play around with those. And that Cocoa Daisy kit is amazing.

  • 47.
    Minimimi said…

    These are wonderful giveaway! I never played with actions and they add so much to photos! And about that tray! Would be great for a summer project. Happy weekend!

  • 48.
    Linda F said…

    another fabulous opportunity.. thanks ali, great giveaways…

  • 49.

    I have been dying to try Actions. And, I’d love to have your memory tray (being an old newspaper person and type love, printer trays intrigue me). Fantastic giveaways. Thanks, Ali.

  • 50.
    Lowly said…

    Thanks for yet another great giveaway! Have a nice weekend, All.