Weird World Wonders
Quilled Paper Version of Van Gogh's Starry Night Painting
The compilation consist of 70 of the best Photoshop actions collected from all around the web from photo effects to actions for even creating photo borders, An essential design resource for all designers weather your an expert or an beginner. Photoshop actions consist of a series of menu commands such as i.e. filters, image adjustments etc which can be recorded and played back this process is called a Photoshop action. Photoshop actions are perfect for novices to Photoshop simply because it allows you to apply multiple different photo effects to an image within a few seconds without having knowledge about the ins and outs of Photoshop.
New York sunburst
CGPortfolio -Tomasz Maronski
Summer weather brings people together outside to enjoy music festivals, county fairs, carnivals and religious observations. I've gathered here some recent images of these celebrations, including a flaming horseman in Kyrgyzstan, Bastille Day in France, a German fun park inside a former nuclear power plant, and much more. [39 photos] Use j/k keys or ←/→ to navigate Choose: A girl on her father's shoulders looks through a maze of sunflowers growing in a field during a three-day sunflower festival in the town of Nogi, Tochigi prefecture, north of Tokyo, on July 24, 2011. A total of some 200,000 sunflowers welcomed guests for the summer festival, an annual draw for the small town. A monk wearing a mask performs a dance on the first day of two-day festival in Hemis Gompa, 45 km (28 miles) southeast of Leh, on July 10, 2011. Summer Festivals - Alan Taylor - In Focus - The Atlantic
The term bokeh is derived from a Japanese word which means “blur.” In photography, bokeh is the aesthetic quality of the blur, or the effect of the out-of-focus regions of an image. This technique is usually done in order to make the main subject stand out in the photo. Lens aberrations and shape of lens aperture are the major things that help in achieving bokeh. It’s not easy to say what a “good” bokeh is and what is not.
3772051_large.jpg from photosight.ru
Discover the cosmos! Each day a different image or photograph of our fascinating universe is featured, along with a brief explanation written by a professional astronomer. 2014 January 9
FiftyCrows Documentary Photography
How To Photograph Hindu Deities : The Picture Show : NPR It's fairly common practice for painters to imitate photographs. There's even a term for it: Photorealism. But you don't see the inverse as often — that is, people trying to make photos look like paintings.
Americas most stupid: Rogues gallery of convicts wearing T-shirts that... By Damien Gayle UPDATED: 18:50 GMT, 27 July 2011 Prescient: This man may have regretted his choice of T-shirt after he ended up in a police station 'Go to jail,' reads the Monopoly-inspired slogan on this man's T-shirt. But what may have seemed a pithy comment when he pulled on his clothes that morning proved all too prescient when he was pictured having his mugshot taken in a U.S. police station. These farcical pictures show some of the unfortunate T-shirt choices made by suspects arrested by police across the country. Some seem to admit their involvement with the slogans 'Guilty', Just did it!'