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  • The RGB of it all

    by Ellenboughn | 10th of August, 2007

    Or is it the CYMK? (One matters online; the other in print). Do you dream in color? Did people dream in black and white before the invention of black and white film? If so, how did they know what the world looked like in black and white? When are color photos best and when... More
  • Atlanterhavsveien

    by Wortam | 18th of November, 2015

    I love Norway and every year I try to learn a little bit more about this country. This year I started with, I think the most popular tourist route – Atlanterhavsveien - the Atlantic Road, which winds its way over smooth rocky islets. I will never forget the morning... More
  • Hobby Photographer

    by Machols | 21st of October, 2015

    Ever since I can remember I've been fascinated by images and creating them myself. It has been an on-again off-again relationship however. To be fully present to a moment there have been times when the camera felt like it demanded an attention that took me out of the 'picture'... More
  • The Earth laughs in flowers

    by Jimmytst | 17th of September, 2015

    While I was looking at pictures of flowers, I was reminded of Ralph Waldo Emerson's quote: 'The Earth laughs in flowers.' The Earth is tickled pink.      The Earth blushes in red.      The Earth shines in yellow.      The Earth smiles in orange.... More
  • Colorful people

    by Teodororoianu | 27th of April, 2015

    This Saturday took place The Color Run in Bucharest where apparently people run with lots of coloured powder on them. I couldn't get in the middle of the action because there where powder everywhere but still i managed to take some shots.     More
  • Offering of Flowers, Fallas (Valencia, Spain)

    by Angelaciudad | 11th of March, 2015

    For two days during the 4 day of the Fallas festival, the citizens of Valencia and the whole autonomous region, offer their bouquets to the Virgin dressed up with their best and always colourful traditional dresses. At the end of the parade, all is completely decorated with... More
  • Nature art

    by Robsonphoto2011 | 5th of February, 2015

    My primary goal in my photographs is searching artistic features in nature and urban motives.    See Article
  • Autumn colours

    by Sasanka7 | 8th of November, 2014

    Hello, today I have 3150 files online. So therefore I would like establish new collection on base of 3150th picture:                Please give me some interesting tips for collection called "Autumn colours" from your pictures, thank You. More
  • White Balance, important or not ?

    by Dwinurqistan | 19th of July, 2014

    White balance is one of the most important setting in camera. It uses to create a real colour when you take a picture. Right white balance will make white will become white, red will become red, black will become black, and etc. Many people set their white balance to cloudy... More
  • Bloom!

    by Litadoolan | 31st of May, 2014

    Summer blossom is peaking in our Botanic Garden that was once a Physic Garden serving the old Hospital that lay across the road from it, here in Oxford. The need to capture this explosion of colour everywhere means a lot of folk are loading up their iphones with images... More
  • How to ruin a photo album

    by Litadoolan | 10th of May, 2014

    Flipping through faded photographs of holidays, (Kodak variety) I spotted how part of every trip for me is to 'go' to the ruins. I celebrate the past in my new destination even if it is not labelled or clear if the statues are native to the country or an import. How... More
  • Romance amongst the macaroons

    by Litadoolan | 6th of May, 2014

    A friends shop was failing. Stuck out of town and making luxury layers of cake her talents were not being seen. Then we had the idea to jazz up her shop window. Out came the coffee machine and in went exquisite sweeties. We are what we sell (she has all the contrasts... More
  • Editing -The essential part

    by Anees32 | 8th of March, 2014

    Shoot - bright or make - bright As colours are the natures gift It is photographer responsibility that picture is taken with right settings i.e. shutter speed, aperture, mode etc. But many of time it is not possible to take a perfect picture... More
  • Festivals and Celebrations Collection

    by Cheese365 | 3rd of February, 2014

    I saw this image and it inspired me to create a new collection. I only have 3 images at the moment in this collection: if you have an image you think would fit this collection "Festivals and Celebrations" please let me know. I'm looking for traditional or unusual, lots of... More
  • Drabble: Colour Me Beautiful

    by Secretnarrative | 15th of January, 2014

    The vibrant silk kimono clashes with my Chanel red lips and nails, but I decide it doesn’t matter; certain shades of orange, like terracotta, are tonal, subtler than red. Sienna, baked clay, emits earthy, soothing warmth, and I consider trying a different lipstick. Orange,... More
  • Springtime and the flowers are out...

    by Miraclemoments | 16th of September, 2012

    Springtime has arrived in the southern hemisphere...especially in the Western Cape, South Africa. The gardens are exploding in colour and after some recent rain the fields are dressed in colours bright and pastel. What simply amazes me is the amount of different colours,... More
  • Sunny Spring Days

    by Mark6138 | 14th of April, 2012

    It's a beautifully bright and sunny day today where I am. The sun is casting a lovely yellow light on the buildings whilst clouds are floating by in a beautiful blue sky. It is days like this when photography really does translate as 'painting with light'. Not only does... More
  • Many colours in New Year!

    by Ewamewa2 | 29th of December, 2011

    Dear DT-colleagues, Apart from great inspirations, I wish you in a New Year 2012 so many colours and so much beauty as in this picture!!!!: Happy New DT-year! See Article
  • Collection - colors of India

    by Ewamewa2 | 20th of October, 2011

    Everyone knows that India is a land of colors. So I invite you to contribute your pictures into the new collection: Colors of India (different points of view and different dimensions of that concept but exclusively regarding India). Feel free! And here is a link: http:/... More
  • Ode to joy!

    by Amlyd | 22nd of September, 2011

    Joy because this simple kaleidoscope is my 250th download. And, believe it or not, I gave it the title 'Ode to Joy' about 3 years ago. So, I am either; 1) psychic or 2) just like everybody else and this name is a complete fluke and/or coincidence! Either way, I... More

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