Archive for July, 2007

Funny Photo: Ok, now look this way…

Tuesday, July 24th, 2007

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Ok, now look this way…, originally uploaded by chi liu.


Rick Sammon’s Digital Photography Tips

Monday, July 23rd, 2007

Ten excellent and very well presented digital photography video tips by Rick Sammon.

Shot on location in the Desert of Fire, NV

Photojournalist Completes Journey Across China, Signs Book Deal

Monday, July 23rd, 2007

American photojournalist Tom Carter completes groundbreaking 33-province journey across China


Epic trip lands book deal with Hong Kong publisher Blacksmith Books
Beijing, China – American photojournalist Tom Carter today announced the completion of a groundbreaking journey throughout all 33 Chinese provinces and autonomous regions, and took his place amongst the few living Westerners able to make the claim.


Free Software: TwistedBrush 13.61

Monday, July 23rd, 2007

 TwistedBrush 13.61 screenshot

Name: TwistedBrush 13.61
Description: TwistedBrush 8.5 is a software featuring full collection of realistic natural brushes for such mediums as watercolors, oils, acrylics, pastels, oil pastels, charcoal, pens, pencils, and markers. Supporting the fine-brush engine in TwistedBrush are a brush-effects system, tracing paper, masks, filters, random brush generation, scripting, and full art sets.
License: Free to try; $39.95 to buy
File Size: 10.61MB
Requirements: Windows 95/98/Me/NT/2000/XP


Funny Photo: Angelina Jolie

Monday, July 23rd, 2007

Hmmm.. It does look a little bit like her..


Upgrading Your Canon 18-55mm Kit Lens

Monday, July 23rd, 2007

Thinking of upgrading your Canon EFs 18-55mm to make the most of your Canon 30D/400D? CameraLabs has a review with video and sample images comparing the Canon 17-55mm, Canon 17-85mm, and Canon 17-40mm f/4 L;

“There’s no perfect lens for everyone as specific requirements vary between photographers, but the Canon EF-S 17-85mm remains the most flexible choice overall for general purpose use..”


Canon PowerShot A630 & A640

Monday, July 23rd, 2007

Last Update: Canon PowerShot A630 Video Review by TigerDirect (added on 23 July’07)

Canon PowerShot A630 & A640 are point-and-shoot digital cameras (announced 24.08.06) featuring 8 megapixel (A630) and 10.0 megapixels (A640),4x optical zoom (equivalent to 35 mm – 140 mm), 21 shooting modes, and a 2.5” LCD. The camera is measuring 109 x 66 x 49 mm (4.3 x 2.6 x 1.9 in), weighing around 315 g (11.1 oz) and running on 4 AA batteries.

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Inspiring Photo: Rezo

Saturday, July 21st, 2007

Fantastic composition and color tones, but what I love the most is the emotion and the mood from this photograph
Suggested by Namani

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Rezo, originally uploaded by tabu.


Inspiring Photo: Just We’re Dust

Friday, July 20th, 2007

I love how the photographer manage to get everything in action in this shot: the hand, the blown sand and the blurry, static cold background. I can almost hear the sound of the wind.. Amazing photo!
Suggested by Joe

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just we’re dust, originally uploaded by …Jæja.


Inspiring Photo: Jubilee Jam

Wednesday, July 18th, 2007

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jubilee jam, originally uploaded by chutney bannister.