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One Four Challenge November Week 2: Madrid Lamp Standards

I quickly found that this image was very different to work with than last month’s Parador on the Sacred Shore. There was less colour, way less texture and an almost surrealistic look that I felt needed to be emphasized.

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One Four Challenge October Week 2: The Sacred Shore

This week I’m seeing which programs/photo apps give the most appealing subtle images.

The first two are from Stackables. This one uses the Formula ‘Winter Blues’, which reminds me of an old faded photo on metal.

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One Four Challenge July Week 4: Etretat on the Alabaster Coast

I have given up on producing a Monet and decided to turn my photo of Étretat into an old-fashioned French postcard.

Hopefully these might be similar to a postcard Monet would buy in a local shop to send to his friends with a ‘

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Restoring Trudie Ann Part 7

Learning to use the Channel Mixer Adjustment Layer

Before the days of the Photo Filter and B&W adjustment layers, Channel Mixer was often used to create a grayscale image that was more expressive than the standard conversion, to tint images, and to create stylized looks for photos. 934 more words


Vintage Postcards From France

Found in among a few WWII items. Envelope postmarks 1944.

Soft Colors

I have always been intrigued by the photography that came out of Japan in the mid to late 19th century. When Japan opened it’s country up to Westerners in the 1850’s, many photographers flocked to document Japanese culture. 33 more words