5 ways to deal with negative photo-critiques


Есть такие обидчивые товарищи, очень нервно реагирующие на критику в их адрес, так вот им непременно стоит ознакомиться с этой статьей.###If someone tells you “LOL learn how 2 autofocus, you dweeb”, you need to do 2 things: Live in the happy knowledge that whilst your camera might have had an off day, at least you know how to string a grammatically correct sentence together.

The Plug - Stranger Photos Have Happened


Забавная идея: оставить на скамейке одноразовую камеру с запиской: «снимайте, а я проявлю и посмотрю, что получилось». Что получилось в итоге можно посмотреть по ссылке.###I tied a disposable camera to a bench with a sign that read:
Good afternoon,
I attached this camera to the bench so you could take pictures. Seriously. So have fun. I'll be back later this evening to pick it up.
Love, Jay / The Plug
When I retrieved the camera that night, I was happy to find that the entire roll of film had been shot. Below are the photos that were taken.

How to take 3D photos


Как снимать и обрабатывать объемные снимки. Занятно, оказывается это можно делать без каких-либо специальных приспособлений.###The process is really very simple, and the basics can be explained in less than a minute, but to become good at taking and presenting 3D photos take a bit more time, and it’s something that really develops with practice. I hope you’ll take what you learn here and get out and get lots of practice taking 3D photos.

The World’s Most Infamous Staged Photos


Самые постыдные фотопостановки в мире (это те кадры, которые все считали «настоящими», а они оказались постановочными).###Photoshop might have made it easy to create faked photographs, but you don’t need fancy editing skills to manipulate the truth. Photographers have been faking images almost as long as they’ve been making them simply by setting up shots that look natural.

HD Photo plug-ins for Photoshop released


Вышел плагин для фотошопа для работы с форматом HD Photo от Microsoft.###HD Photo plug-ins for Adobe® Photoshop® CS2 and CS3 have been officially released for both Windows and OSX.  They're available now from the Microsoft Download Center.  Here are the separate downloads for Windows and OSX.

Photo Retouching: Dodging and Burning


Неплохой такой видеоурок ретуши. Кстати, там и сам блог очень интересный.###One of my blog subscribers in Poland wrote me to request a video tutorial on this portrait of Nicole. He wasn't the only one to request more detailed tutorials so I finally broke down and recorded this one. I hope you enjoy!