This challenge is quite daunting and takes you well and truly out of your comfort zone. As photographers we are always behind, not in front, of the camera. This image is actually one of many (and let me tell you, there were many) photographs I took a few months ago. It was our local photographic […]
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A short exercise for today’s challenge was to use a frame. There are different ways of creating these and here is my choice. Using the beta version Photoshop CS5 is absolutely amazing. Worthwhile to upgrade for sure. Bugger….in all my excitement, I just tipped coffee into my keyboard! Clean up time……….
Words from Kim Klassen 52 weeks Beyond Layers words…. As artists, we wish we could always work well, but we must settle for working always. The ‘always‘ we can control. The ‘well’ we cannot control. For this reason, we do well to simply serve, to focus more on the process of doing our work than on the ‘product’ of work produced. […]
Here was the challenge to select a soft image and use another soft texture in screen mode. A small lens flare was added and some of the flower colour brought back………”Just a Whisper” Kim taught us so many different options of creating this effect. It really is worth watching all her informative teaching videos.
Today we were to try the black and white with a touch of colour technique. Experimenting with adjustment layers we then brought back a little color within the image. Of course there are a multitude of different ways to do this and as always, Kim’s video instructions were brilliant. Walking in our rainforest, I found […]
Well I am trying to catch up on my blog. So much going on here, but I am determined that this will not be an obstacle. Here is a photograph a friend took, not a particular brilliant one. Even I am trying to figure out what I was thinking with such a pensive expression. But […]