WPC: Virtually Weightless

“This week, share a photo of something marked by its weight — or its air of weightlessness. Show us gravity at its most unforgiving, or most generous….” —WordPress Weekly Photo Challenge The “gravity” of the situation is not as bad as it looks at first glance. Note: I edited an old photo for this challenge.…

Composition Tips From Steve McCurry

          Steve McCurry is best known for a 1985 photo of a Afgan refugee in Pakistan and her eyes have haunted us ever since. In the video below, Steve shares his tips for photo composition. Related Links: Steve McCurry’s Blog The story behind the world’s most famous photograph Afgan Girl—a Life…

Toned

I used the PhotoToaster app to add a sepia tone to selected areas of this image. Some folks say that toning a B&W photo gives it a vintage feel and others think that it is just a gimmick. What are your thoughts on the subject? Ω  

New Look

I have been playing around with a new photo-editing app today called PhotoTropedelic. You can use it to put a 60’s Pop Art spin on any photograph. Here is a Before & After example of what I have done with my Gravatar. What do you think about the new look? Ω

Brushstrokes

I have been working with Code Organa’s Brushstroke photo-editing app this week. You can use it to transform a photo into one of many different painting styles, change the color palette, select from a variety of canvases and surfaces, and even sign your print. Priced at $2.99, or bundled with ToonCamera for $3.99, it offers…