TIFF sale!

posted on 1st of august, 2011

Yey! My first TIFF sale!

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Posted by Atenuant on August 03, 2011
So I was wrong :) Your welcome, Solidsdman.
Posted by Solidsdman on August 02, 2011
Atenuant, thanks for your comment to my question on the difference of royality amounts for the same amount of credits. I contacted customer service and this was their response. It's a complicated formula:

The most common explanation is the actual credit value per each package a buyer purchases. The more credits the package has, the lower the price/credit. Each credit's value and hence royalties are now calculated at the real value paid by the buyer.
For example, 8 credits purchased with the $9.99 package, will bring the contributor a reference of $1.25/credit: the royalties for a 8 credits image will vary between $3 (non exclusives, level 1) or $6 for exclusives. A $99.99 credit-package will bring the buyer 108 credits, which translates into $0.93/credit. Royalties for a 8 credits image are $2.23 (non exclusives, level 1) and $4.46 for exclusives. Add to the above the possibility of having third party downloads through our alliances program (if you're opt-in), that can also affect...(More)
Posted by Atenuant on August 02, 2011
Thanks, Hunor83!

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White background with dodge tool

posted on 10th of august, 2011

A simple way to make a white background is using the dodge tool. First duplicate the image, than we select Layer - New Adjustment Layer - Curves. Than we drag the lower left graph from the lower right corner to the corner. We select the duplicate image and after select the dodge tool - range - highlight and exposure about 10 - 20 and we begin to erase the edges. You can also work with the midtones and shadows. Hope this will work for you :)
Here is an example :

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Posted by Androniques on August 11, 2011
Many thanks for the tip!
It goes well with my recent "invention": duplicate the image into a new layer, roughly select the subject, including some 50-100 pixels of the background (BG) around it. Invert and feather the selection (about half the size of the buffer-zone, i.e. 20-30 pix), then fill it in with white... After that you have to use either the dodge tool (if the BG is only greyish and needs to be made white), or airbrush the remaining buffer-zone with white with varying degree of feather, depending where you apply it - reduce the brush size as you come closer to the subject. Finally, enjoy the result! :)
Posted by Atenuant on August 11, 2011
You are all welcome!
Posted by Nero67 on August 11, 2011
Thanks for sharing!!!

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First illustration!

posted on 14th of august, 2011

Today was accepted my first illustration! Yey! I am one step closer
to reaching my goal : 100 images online :)
So, here's the illustration :

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Posted by Atenuant on August 16, 2011
Thank you Egomezta, Nero67!
Posted by Nero67 on August 16, 2011
Beautiful illustration!!!
Posted by Egomezta on August 15, 2011
It looks great. Well done

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New uploads

posted on 17th of august, 2011

Due the lack of inspiration in photography I've made my firsts backgrounds :
© Atenuant (Help)

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Posted by Atenuant on August 18, 2011
Thank you FabioConcetta, Hunor83, Mariaam!
Posted by Mariaam on August 18, 2011
Great background designs! Well done.
Posted by Hunor83 on August 18, 2011
Great ideas!

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