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Jeff Liao: 'Photography can only preserve the moment, you cannot change the reality.'

It is easy to take a good photograph of New York, a city with an overabundance of icons, inviting vantages and busy sidewalks, but hard to take a distinctive one—which makes photographer Jeff Chien-Hsing Liao’s career all the more remarkable. 969 more words

In the Moment

Daily, you find yourself in the moment,

experiencing life, balancing on a wire.

Until dusk falls, then slowly,

you release your hold on the day. 618 more words

Big City, Little Dog (Photography, Panopticon, Simulacrum)

This week, we’re working with Photoshop, something that I knew basically nothing about walking into class last week. I felt very similarly once I opened up the software — ‘what in the heck am I doing here I have no idea I can’t even et cetera’ — and, you know, about twenty minutes and two scrapped drafts into working. 1,146 more words

The Serengati 2

I kept working on the Serengeti image and this is the final version.

Stay tuned for an Island in a Bottle.

Photoshop Photo

I found the following Image on TeraWallpaper.com and decided it could use a little pizazz.

I started by adding a contrast adjustment layer and darkened the image to make it look like it was nighttime. 35 more words