Wednesday, April 29, 2009

12 Ways to Add Randomness and Creativity to Your Photography

by Darren Rowse

One of the wonderful things about digital photography is the creativity that you can engage in once you’ve got your image on your computer and in Photoshop. All kinds of effects can be achieved to make your shots look any number of ways.

Full Article Here

28 Online Photo Editing Websites To have Fun With

By Dainis Graveris

There are a lot of online resources available where You can change, enhance and make funny photo editing without knowing and program like Photoshop. Maybe You want to be on magazine cover, want Your own personalized dollar or maybe just want to change Your mood? Now You can do it with just few mouse clicks and in few seconds.

Check it out Here

Media Beast : Photo Awards are out

Check out Award winning photo's Here.

Revealed: the world's most photographed landmarks

An academic analysis of more than 33 million images uploaded to the popular Flickr photo-sharing website reveals that the flagship Apple Store in midtown Manhattan is the 28th most photographed place on earth.

Full Story Here

Thursday, April 23, 2009

Excessive use of photoshop?

Interesting article on a competition entry and whether the photos are excessively photoshopped or not, with before and after examples. Just shows how much you can do with a RAW image and some photo editing software. Even the plainest of photos can be made into something spectacular. Judge for yourself.

Tuesday, April 21, 2009

How to use your camera's B setting

Photography monthly magazine has a great article on using the bulb setting on DLSRs. Info on suggested ISO settings as well as tripod use, aperture settings and composition are all tackled. Click here to read.

Thursday, April 9, 2009

Nikon D400

According to gadget and electronics blog, Nikon could be announcing a new Nikon D400 on14th April, potentially with live view, articulated screen, 15.4 megapixel sensor and full HD video. Guess we'll see if it's true next week.

Click here to view the article.

Thursday, April 2, 2009

How to make a DIY ring flash

Digital photography school has a great tutorial on making your own ring flash. Save some pennies in the credit crunch! Read the article here.