Category Archives: Technique

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The Real Reason for Image Borders

The digital effect is meant to give an old school look to a digital image. What some may not realize is that unlike the digital version, there was good reason back then for the borders to exist.

Cracked – © John Neel

When Gimmicks Kill

Gimmickry is like a mask. It conceals what is underneath. In some cases, the addition of an effect can work to emphasize an idea. In most, it will probably ruin…

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The Amazing Beauty of the Color Anaglyph

Anaglyphs are a cool way to look at the world. There was a time, when an anaglyph image was produced with two different black and white images. One was printed…

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Photo Worthy Life Quotes – The Photo Life

Photographic Inspiration can come from looking at and listening to other creative minds. “Nobody sees a flower really; it is so small. It takes time. We haven’t time, and to…

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Train Car in HDR – Part 2 Detail

  Rust and Graffiti…with a RhinoCam…and a Sony NEX Continued from Part 1 As previously stated, working with a RhinoCam  is a lot like using a large format camera. You need…

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Train Car in HDR – Part 1

Rust and Graffiti…with a RhinoCam…and a Sony NEX Working with a RhinoCam is a lot like using a large format camera. Like the large format camera, you need to think…