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La presse à la une « [Les photos] C’est pour améliorer l’ordinaire. Le Miroir me les paie un louis et je trinque avec les copains. Je leur envoie du pittoresque. Rien que des secrets de polichinelle. Au début du XXe siècle, des évolutions apparaissent dans le procédé de fabrication, dans le nombre et les demandes du lectorat, dans les maquettes avec une meilleure intégration des images, dans le contenu avec le développement des reportages et dans l'offre avec la diversification des genres, l'accroissement des formats et de la pagination. Taking Type to the Next Level with Alternate Characters Are you sick of your type looking plain and boring? Many OpenType fonts have alternate characters built into them that can transform your type into a beautiful piece of art. By using these alternate characters you can add things like flourishes and flair to your type with ease. Some type faces have alternate characters that can help out with legibility at smaller sizes. Even some handwritten fonts have alternate characters to change the style of a characters to make it seem more handwritten. How do you tell what fonts have alternates? Ligatures – This is where two or more characters are linked together. Logotypes – This is where a word is stylized as a logo to be included in your type. Biform characters – These alternate characters can make capital letters have a lowercase look or lowercase letters with capital letter look while keeping the same size and weight. Swash characters – This is where a certain letter can have a fancy look to them. Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Step 5 Step 6 Step 7

Fault creep along the Calaveras in Hollister, California Introduction Hollister, California is located South of the San Francisco Bay area. (Here is a regional map courtesy of Xerox PARC.) In the Bay area there are three major faults, from West to East the San Andreas, the Hayward, and the Calaveras; all are part of the San Andreas fault system. South of the Bay Area the Hayward and Calaveras merge into the San Andreas. What makes Hollister particularly interesting to geophysicists is that from San Juan Bautista (HERE) to just North of Parkfield (HERE) the faults in the San Andreas system are not ``stuck'': instead of moving only during major earthquakes, the usual pattern for faults, they continuously ``creep''. Here is a map showing the approximate active trace of the fault for the part of town covered in our tour. The creep rate apparently varies in an unpredictable way. Hollister has become rather ``yuppified'' over the last decade. Walking Tour Find ``Vista Park Hill'', just NorthWest of downtown. Rogers, T. Sylvester, A. Disclaimer

Flame Painter | online paint program Flame Painter Gallery Flame Painter is a unique paint program, it belongs to my 'I am an Artist' experimental project. I think with tools which inspires you, everyone can be an artist. Tools: Click here for Flame Help in German . COLOR - brush color SATURATION - brush saturation OPACITY - brush opacity C - color cycling [ on | off ] P - color per pixel [ on | off ] FADE - fade in/out [ on | off ] SIZE - brush size SOFT - brush softness CENTER - global forces FOCUS - local forces CHAOS - very chaotic parameter NOISE - crazy noise parameter ERASER - eraser tool SAVE - opens painting in a new popup window for saving (press Right Button > Save Picture As...) Keyboard Shortcuts: [ spacebar ] - clear screen [ Z ] - undo / redo last step Flame Painter Online License Agreement: Flame Painter Online is a free application, which can be used for personal, non-commercial or non-profit activities. Save Picture: Saving pictures takes a while, depends on internet speed. Troubleshoot Help: Inc.

Syrie, champ de bataille médiatique En Syrie, « les armes chimiques sont sous surveillance », informe Le Figaro (22 juillet 2012) ; « des forces spéciales américaines ont été déployées pour prévenir leur dispersion ». Et un diplomate en poste en Jordanie avertit : « C’est la menace des armes chimiques qui peut déclencher une intervention américaine ciblée. » Nous voilà donc replongés avec Damas, à quelques nuances près, dans le scénario écrit pour Bagdad dix ans plus tôt. M. Bachar Al-Assad lâchera-t-il ses armes de destruction massive sur son opposition ? L’accusation est pourtant déjà vieille de plusieurs mois : « Des tueurs d’Assad [ont] lancé dans la région d’Al-Rastan, non loin de la ville rebelle de Homs, des opérations aériennes avec utilisation de gaz toxiques », rapportait dès septembre 2011 le site de Bernard-Henri Lévy (1). « [Nous avons] entendu cette affirmation de dizaines d’interlocuteurs dans la province de Hama, écrivait l’Agence France-Presse (AFP), avec une prudence exceptionnelle, le 27 juillet 2012.

How To Give Your Photos a Dark Processed Lomo Effect This post was originally published in 2010 The tips and techniques explained may be outdated. Follow this step by step post processing guide to give your photos a dark lomo style effect with high contrast, blue tones and vignette burns. The effect is based on the popular lomographic technique and is similar to the processing effect used in many fashion shots and advertisement designs. View full size photo effect Begin by opening your photograph of choice into Adobe Photoshop. Go to Image > Adjustments > Levels and tweak the tones of the image. At the bottom of the Layers palette, click the Adjustment Layer icon and select Curves. Change the drop down menu to Green and tweak the graph for the green channel to further alter the tones of the image. Finally alter the Blue channel, creating an inverted ‘S’ shape to enhance the blues to give a cool colour cast. Go to Edit > Select All, then Edit > Copy Merged. Paste another duplicate of the image on a new layer. Download this file

Geysers erupt because they’re all bendy inside University of California at Berkeley volcanologist Michael Manga and student Esther Adelstein built a laboratory geyser to explain how geysers like Old Faithful work. (Roxanne Makasdjian and Phil Ebiner; additional footage by Eric King and Kristen Fauria/University of California at Berkeley) You'll definitely want to check out the video above, because it features a loop-de-loop lab apparatus designed to spew water into the air. But it's more than just a twist on one of those science fair volcano models: The UC Berkeley earth sciences professor who designed it says it demonstrates the basic mechanics of geysers like Old Faithful. Michael Manga and his colleagues report on their findings in the February issue of the Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research. Manga's model isn't quite so reliable. Threading temperature and pressure sensors down a geyser hole in the El Tatio region of Chile's Atacama desert. Read More: Did a massive volcanic eruption in India kill off the dinosaurs?

Hexaflexagon Toolkit C:\Documents and Settings\MCros4.RECT\Bureau\site clemi\textes\visafiches05.htm Pour aller plus loin : Trois promotions de presse-écrite et télévision de l’ESJ Pro participent à ce rendez-vous majeur du photojournalisme. Sur place, les étudiants animent un blog « VISA POUR L’ESJ » en partenariat avec Rue 89. Ils vous invitent à suivre l’actualité du festival. Trois promotions de presse-écrite et télévision de l’ESJ Pro participent à ce rendez-vous majeur du photojournalisme. Sur place, les étudiants animent depuis lundi un blog « VISA POUR L’ESJ » en partenariat avec Rue 89. Il vous invite à suivre l’actualité du festival - See more at: Trois promotions de presse-écrite et télévision de l’ESJ Pro participent à ce rendez-vous majeur du photojournalisme.

Creative and Humorous Food Photography Really Really Creative and Funny Food Photos This is a collection of creative and very funny photography with Food and drinks. These photographers have used their amazing talent in giving these food items shapes and situations to make it humorous. Some of them are specially great like marshmallows and oranges ones. Click on images to go to original Sources. .: OMG :. by ~Ytse80 Eggbert ‘Casanova’… by *Rerinha Don’t eat me by ~Kawaychelo-Yaoychelo Massacre by *Alephunky You’re Toast. by ~cake-monsterr When McCain Smiles attack. by ~AppleSkins Chick in Chains by *HerrBuchta Egglife – It could be worse by ~Bella-Irae Suicide OREO by *Rerinha Apple A Day by *Doctor-Gus The Cola Wars by *caycowa Cannibalism by *finkycake Vampire Egg by ~partyeskimo Sausage Killer by ~andyy008 eat or been eaten by ~foorebellion Tragedy by ~xMandaPanda How Orange Juice Is Made by ~ariesleovirgo Gummie bears play doctor by ~emma-frost Awkward Moment by ~MegaSquishy

Floating Farms It is fairly straightforward to measure the area of most lakes. Certain satellite sensors, such as the Operational Land Imager (OLI) on Landsat 8, are particularly well suited to the chore because they collect information from several sections, or bands, of the electromagnetic spectrum that can be used to distinguish between water, land, and aquatic vegetation. However, determining the size of Inle Lake poses a special challenge. The second largest lake in Mynamar (Burma) has a unique agricultural system that makes the boundary between land and water remarkably fuzzy. The system, known locally as ye-chan, involves the cultivation of hundreds of hectares of floating “islands” that produce enough tomatoes and other vegetables to drive the region’s economy. Landsat 8 acquired an image (top) of the southern part of Inle Lake on January 25, 2015. According to one study, the area covered by floating gardens increased by 500 percent between 1992 and 2009.

A Square Coke is a Greener Coke | Designerscouch #thecritiquenetwork WGR - La Radio En 2012, l’AFD (Agence Française de Développement) en partenariat avec le magazine Polka, lance un prix exceptionnel réservé aux professionnels de la photo. Exceptionnel car ce prix distingue un projet qui illustre les grands enjeux du développement, sensibilise le public et permet au lauréat de présenter son travail de multiple façon. A « VISA pour l’Image » 2014 le Prix AFD-POLKA était présent. Date limite des candidatures : 31 octobre 2014. Lien : Retour sur "VISA pour l'Image" 2014 Patrick Chauvel est photoreporter. Trois « World Press », deux « Prix Paris Match », deux « Pictures of the Year », dix ans reporter à l’AFP, Olivier Laban-Mattéi travaille depuis plus d’un an sur un projet au long cours, présenté à Visa pour l’Image. (c)Geneviève Delalot A 11 ans, à la 1ère édition de VISA pour l’Image, il découvre le photojournalisme. Membre de l’agence de photos VU, Gael Turine vit à Bruxelles. les podcasts sont permanents.

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