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Smartphone Photography: How to Shoot in High Contrast Situations

May 10, 2013 by  
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Photographing in high contrast situations is a very difficult task, even for professional photographers using state of the art equipment. But our smartphones have the possibility to manage these situations with an application in the camera called HDR. HDR means High Dynamic Range. What this application does is that takes multiple photos of the same [...]

Smart phone Photography: Photographing Glass in a Museum

May 6, 2013 by  
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Although not every day we have the opportunity to visit a museum, hundreds of people do, and they use their smartphones to photograph everything around them, including museums. Photographing glass and crystal objects can be very challenging. Before you start photographing in a museum, make sure that it is permitted, and inform yourself about the [...]

Project for kids: Rainy Day Photography with a Smartphone

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Today’s Photography project for kids is photographing in a rainy day. Rain doesn’t have to spoil our artistic vein, so let’s take our smartphones and go outside. Do not let your phone get wet though. Use an umbrella or cover the screen with a plastic bag. Don’t go in the middle of the storm, you [...]

Photography Project for Kids: Finding Spring Small Treasures

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This is a wonderful photography project to do with Kids, because children love little things and because, they can find the most amazing stuff. If you take a walk in the neighborhood or your closest park, you will be surprised at what children can find.

Photography for Kids: How to use the Smartphone Camera

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Every day our kids use their mobile or smartphones to take pictures. For over 100 years Photography was almost magical, and only experts knew what was happening inside the little black box.                             Today we have in our hands the power to [...]

Photography Project for Kids: How to make a Pinhole Camera

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Photography has always been a mystery, how the images get into the camera? how the camera works? Digital photography is even more complicated, and our children are always asking questions. This is a wonderful project to show them how simple it can be. It is just a box with a hole, it capture the images [...]

How to soften an image in Photoshop

November 15, 2009 by  
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If you want to soften one of your images in Photoshop, and want it to have a dreamy look, you might find this tutorial useful. You can find it works very well with babies, children and brides pictures. The first thing to do is to make a copy of the image. You need to go [...]

How to create the Orton effect in Photoshop

November 14, 2009 by  
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The Orton effect is named after Michael Orton, who first used it and described it using a positive film. Today we can create a similar effect in Photoshop. The Orton effect is used to create a very soft and diffused image where the colors really pop up. Open the image in Photoshop and make a [...]

How to soften the skin in Photoshop

November 12, 2009 by  
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This is a  Photoshop tutorial where  you can learn how to soften the skin tones. Open your image and go to the channels palette (panel in CS4) Click in the red channel And select the image with the rectangular marquee tool. Then go to Edit> Copy or Ctrl C Go back to the layers palette [...]

Easy Photoshop

November 6, 2009 by  
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Photoshop can be as easy or as complex as you decide to use it. You can use the auto adjustment commands and let your program decide how to improve your images or you can study, practice, read and struggle, until you learn how to use it with confidence. The first version of Photoshop was released [...]

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