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Amazing photography by Roger Lim Roger Lim , as one of his followers on flickr put it, makes the simplest things glow with such fervor and warmth with the lovely swirly, twirly whirly bokeh! I couldn’t have said it any better myself so I’m not gonna try. In a second you’ll see for yourselves. Roger’s creativity and innovation go beyond most people’s, and his way of turning the mundane to extra-ordinary with vibrant colors and bright lights is both amazing and inspiring. Enjoy this selection of his photos that I put together to share here with you today! For more amazing photography by Roger Lim, you can visit his flickr photostream here .
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Photography Tip—13 Steps to Better Portraits Outdoors, Part 1 You might think digital photography is the pinnacle of photographic technology and film is a dinosaur like audio or videocassette tapes. Did you know, however, that standard photo film allows for a greater range of exposures than the most modern digital cameras? For example, a film camera’s in-camera metering system delivers a seven-f/stop range that digital cameras can’t duplicate. Surprised?
Tilt-Shift photo effect in Canvas Disclaimer This effect is more a proof of concept than an attempt to match exactly the optical properties of a real tilt-shift effect. For instance it does not use a depth map and thus can not properly process images showing tall structures. However the results are quite convincing for such a simple piece of code. Output image Image evolution What is this? A simulated annealing like optimization algorithm, a reimplementation of Roger Alsing's excellent idea. The goal is to get an image represented as a collection of overlapping polygons of various colors and transparencies. We start from random 50 polygons that are invisible. In each optimization step we randomly modify one parameter (like color components or polygon vertices) and check whether such new variant looks more like the original image. If it is, we keep it, and continue to mutate this one instead.
Achieving a Vintage Look Through Color Tones in Photoshop CS by Guest Contributor Anna Gay Photographers are often striving for a “vintage” look in their photos, and even though there are endless ways of achieving a vintage look, there are a couple of characteristics to keep in mind. First of all, the color tones in a vintage photo often lean towards either a blue or a red hue, or a cross-processed look. Vintage photos also have an element of noise or grain that can be achieved through textures, and also a certain amount of vignetting around the edges of the photo.
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