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Garmahis Design Magazine. 70 creative Gimp tutorials. Gimp Tutorials in this review include a handpicked selection of creative Gimp tutorials for intermediate and advanced users.

70 creative Gimp tutorials

Gimp is a free multiplatform image editing tool, using Gimp you can achieve pretty much everything what can be done in pricey Photoshop. These Gimp tutorials will help you to learn text, Gimp photo editing, advanced photo manipulations such as changing colors, background, remove objects, proper black and white conversion in Gimp. You’ll also learn by following these Gimp tutorials how to design poster, website, wallpaper, logo and icons with Gimp. Gold Plated Effect Gimp One of the best Gimp tutorials explains how to convert image colors into golden sun color shades. Speed Effect with The GIMP Tutorial Turn a static car photo into a speeding car with this Gimp Tutorial. Vintage look in Gimp Create your own vintage image with one of the best gimp tutorials.

Text filled with image Gimp tutorial How to fill in text with image in Gimp you’ll learn using this tutorial. Life is an aesthetic experience. How Life Works. How To Buy New Must-Have Products For Next To Nothing. The Huffington Post - UK News and Opinion. Broccoli and Cheesy Cheddar Pie. PetaPixel. How to Make Your Own Redscale Film. Redscale is a technique where film is exposed on the wrong side — rather than having the light hit the emulsion directly, you expose the film through the non-sensitive side.

How to Make Your Own Redscale Film

The name “redscale” comes because there is a strong color shift to red due to the red-sensitive layer of the film being exposed first, rather than last (the red layer is normally the bottom layer in C-41 (color print) film). All layers are sensitive to blue light, so normally the blue layer is on top, followed by a filter. In this technique, blue light exposes the layers containing red and green dyes, but the layer containing blue dye is left unexposed due to the filter. [#] The two main ways for doing this are loading the film upside down (if your camera allows it), or by purchasing film that has been “converted” already.

Make a Nifty Soda Can Fisheye Lens. Bhautik Joshi, the guy who made the Phone-O-Scope that we tweeted a while ago, has a new do-it-yourself project for those of you who enjoy this kind of hack-ish photography project.

Make a Nifty Soda Can Fisheye Lens

His latest project involves building a cheap fisheye lens using a peephole lens and a soda can. Here are some sample photographs taken with the “tin cam”: Built using a fisheye peephole as the main lens element and a decapitated soda can as the lens body (!) , this attaches directly to my SLR camera. For well under US$20, I ended up with a lens that has nearly a 180-degree field-of-view, adjustable focus, a canon EOS mount, and due to it’s stylish and sleek exterior, can generate limitless amounts of admiration ridicule confusion.

To learn how to build one of these for yourself, head on over to the tutorial through the following link: The fisheye tin cam (via Photojojo) How to Give Your Bokeh Custom Shapes. How to Make a DIY Pizza Box Ring Flash. I have always been enthralled ring flashes, but they are so expensive!

How to Make a DIY Pizza Box Ring Flash

I recently found a pizza box ring flash how to, but it didn’t go on my camera (it was meant as an off camera ring flash) so I made some changes. And here, for all to use, is my version of the pizza box ring flash. Step 1 You will need a few things: Foil tape, masking tape, duct tapePVC pipe the size of your lens (my lens is are big. Step 2 You will need to find the center of your pizza box. Step 3 After finding the center, use your smaller bowl to make the ring that will be taped to your PVC piece. Step 4 Draw the circle with the bigger bowl, and the circle with the PVC pipe. Step 5 You will cut out all the circlues, but the one that matters most is the middle one that says “glue to PVC.” this is the one that will make the ring show up in your subjects eyes. Verabee. What were you raised by wolves? TomSlatin.com. 80 Journal Writing Prompts.

50 MORE Journal Writing Prompts. 25 Blog Post Ideas. 1stwebdesigner - Graphic and Web Design Blog. 8 Effects Every Photographer Should Know About. What is Lomography? Today, the technological advances in the field of photography has grown by leaps and bounds.

What is Lomography?

Cameras today produce beautiful, high-resolution images, automatic settings, high-speed shutter settings, etc. Even post-processing has improved immensely, thanks to computers and Photoshop. You can see your picture immediately, so you have the option to delete it or to keep it, an option not available with earlier film cameras. Because of this, everyone can now be a photographer. In fact, it’s almost like spoon-feeding. I once read from a book ‘Manual cameras are romantic, digital cameras are democratic’.

What is Lomography? If you haven’t heard of lomography, it’s time to educate yourself. Image taken by Ethermoon Lomography is a pretty recent type of photography invented by the Lomographic Society, founded in the early nineties in Austria. According to Lomography.com, There are 10 rules that define ‘lomography’: Pros and Cons of Lomography Light Leaks Photo from Unpredictability Plastic lens 1. 2.