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Triptych – Part 2 – A single image

In this blog post, I will explore two methods of creating a triptych from a single photo. First we’ll look at my preferred method, presented by Gavin Hoey (1.), and then we’ll look at the method presented by d weibe … Continue reading

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Triptychs – What are they? – How do I create one?

Triptychs As you know, tri means three, as in: tricycle, triple, triad, etc. A triptych is “a set of three associated artistic, literary, or musical works intended to be appreciated together.” This post will deal with digital images. A triptych can consist of one photo that has … Continue reading

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Creating the Galaxy (fun) Challenge

The objective of the challenge is to create an image similar to the one shown below: How? Blue Lightning TV provides a number of video tutorials on creating images of outerspace. This is one of them. It’s easy to follow, starts with … Continue reading

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Photographing Bubbles

Who doesn’t love bubbles? There is something so relaxing about blowing bubbles. Today, this fact inspired me to try my hand at capturing bubbles in flight. Now, I will say that it wasn’t nearly as easy as I had anticipated. First … Continue reading

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How to create depth in your photographs

Depth, or the illusion of 3 dimensions in a 2-d image, is the subject of this informative article, complete with example photos. Here’s the link: http://www.zevendesign.com/1655/blog/creating-depth-art-photography/

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Photography Clubs and Meetup.com Groups

I’m a member of the Oshawa Camera Club and the Ajax Photography Club. I have learned a lot from their seminars and presentations. I also recommend joining Meetup.com (free) and searching for local photography meetup groups. Meetup.com groups offer either face-to-face outings … Continue reading

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