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Blur Background to Enhance Subject

Here’s a short method to allow you to highlight a subject in an image while blurring out the remainder of the photo.  You can experiment and control how blurry you’d like to make the background/non-focused area.  394 more words


Design Showcase #2

Although the Photoshop work for this assignment was extremely familiar to me, it was fun to brush up on my “cutout” skills. As a Motion Graphics Artist, I use Photoshop mostly for cutting images out of their backgrounds so that I can animate them in After Effects. 469 more words

Design Showcases

A Gimpy Bee (Photo)

A bee in flight, even when it is just hovering from hibiscus flowers sitting closely together, is a tough subject to photograph (dare I say especially so with a reverse lens set up). 248 more words

Macro Photography