These are links to photography related websites, editing software and layer vendors that I use.

 

Friends -

http://www.donnameadephotography.com/

http://www.caughtintimephotos.com/

 

 

Software/Plugins/Textures used to create my images -

www.photoshop.com - currently using the creative cloud.

www.flypapertextures.com - beautiful textures to enhance your photos.  These are the first ones I purchased and still the ones I use most frequently for a bold addition of color and texture.

http://paintedtextures.com/ - more awesome painterly textures and actions.