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  • How to Make any Photo Sepia in Photoshop (Any Version)

    by Cuatrofb | 16th of June, 2008

    Bring up your hue/saturation and make the following changes: Check the colorize box Change Hue to 36 Change the Saturation to 30 Change Lightness to -10 And there you go! A photo nicely sepiaized! Example: See Article
  • Portrait Makeover Part 3 - Photoshop Makeup

    by Yanc | 16th of June, 2008

    Hi Guys I finally got the last part of my Portrait Makeover video tutorial series done! :) In part 3, I go over how to add eyeshadow, blush and lipstick. Click here to check it out! If you missed part 1 on Whitening Teeth and Eyes you can view it here. And part... More
  • Why I love photos on canvas

    by Paris65 | 11th of June, 2008

    Canvas is an exciting media to work with.I love the texture and the feel of it.You can get fine and coarse canvas textures and I love the different and exciting effects that you can create with canvas.You can achieve stunning color reproduction on canvas and maintain all... More
  • My photos in use #2

    by Bogdan | 9th of June, 2008

    Recently I am finding more and more of my photo in use. Sometimes friends point them out to me, sometimes I find them myself by chance or by deliberate search... One of the most spectacular find was the discovery of my pictures in a book. I was just browsing in a local... More
  • Pics From Sardinia

    by Rebeccaosborn | 6th of June, 2008

    Had a great time in Sardinia. My photos from my trip just got approved....!! See Article
  • Filter guide

    by Summerrain | 6th of June, 2008

    I wanted to create a photoshop filters guide for both photographers and manipulators and here it is! I will make this into two parts, the first one for freeware, the second one for shareware. These are all plugins that I am currently using or have used or at the very... More
  • Random photoshop tips

    by Summerrain | 3rd of June, 2008

    While working in photoshop I often pick up some new tricks each and every time. But then I also have some common "rules" that have proved very helpful time and time again. I would like to share some of them with you:) Some random but hopefully useful photoshop tips:... More
  • Portrait Makeover Part 2 - Removing Pimples & Wrinkles

    by Yanc | 2nd of June, 2008

    All right guys! Here's part 2 of my Portrait Makeover series - Removing Pimples & Reducing Wrinkles I hope you like it! CLICK HERE Best, Yanik PS: Don't forget to sign up to my RSS Email Feed to get my latest articles in your inbox! More
  • Creating your own hair- the easy way

    by Summerrain | 1st of June, 2008

    Part 2 of making realistic photomanipulations. Last blog it was about shadows, now i'm gonna give some tips on creating fur and hair. There's three ways to do this, I often combine two of them. Let's start with a model. You will need to erase all the parts around her... More
  • realistic manipulations- shadows

    by Summerrain | 29th of May, 2008

    I want to start by giving a big thank you to everyone that welcomed me to dreamstime, you seem like an awesome crowd and i'm really glad to be a part of it:) Like I said in my first blog I am very much looking forward to sharing some of my tips and ideas here since I... More
  • Tutorial: Removing Backgrounds

    by Ligio | 29th of May, 2008

    I found some interesting tutorials on how to remove background from pictures with Photoshop. Here the links to these guides: Removing Backgrounds Quickly in Photoshop Cencellare lo sfondo Eliminare lo sfondo Selezionare ed estrarre soggetti dallo sfondo More
  • Portrait Makeover Part 1 - Whitening Teeth & Eyes

    by Yanc | 26th of May, 2008

    HI guys! I'm back with a new video tutorial on my blog. It's the first in a series that'll focus on face touch-ups. I hope you find them useful. You can check it out HERE Best, Yanik PS: Don't forget to sign up to my email RSS feed to get all the latest tips... More
  • Creating a Dark Blue Sky Without Filters

    by Yanc | 13th of May, 2008

    Hi Guys! As promised, here's my Photoshop video tutorial on creating a dark blue sky without filters. I hope you find it useful. If you missed my other video tutorials, you can check them out here. And there are plenty more to come! Have a great day! Yanik... More
  • Some new Designs

    by Rebeccaosborn | 12th of May, 2008

    So lately I have been having quite a few of my photo works refused.. which when I actually look back over the photos, I can see why.. poor lighting.. out of focus etc.. So I thought I would try my hand at designs.. and what do you know.. they are all getting approved!... More
  • My First Lightbox Photos

    by Sstedman | 5th of May, 2008

    After reading several articles, I decided to build my own lightbox for doing macro work. Here is my first set of approved photos that I shot using my lightbox. The coffee beans were my favorite of these three. More
  • Non destructive Dodge and Burn - tutorial

    by Yanc | 5th of May, 2008

    Hello everyone! I've been a contributor here for a long while but I've never posted on the forums. But now is different. I decided to start a blog last month focused on helping fellow photographers. And I thought that it would be nice to share my knowledge with my fellow... More
  • yay earned my first 5 bucks!

    by Dacookieman | 29th of April, 2008

    looks like jeff was right, i got back double the entrance charge of sentosa for the photos i sold taken there:P yippie!!! See Article
  • Finally, my shopping cart is up and running!

    by Bsilvia | 23rd of April, 2008

    I'm so happy and I just had to share this with you :) S* See Article
  • The mystery of what sells

    by Davidgarry | 22nd of April, 2008

    Like many other contributors on this site, I have placed some of my images on other stock sites to get as much coverage as possible of the stock agency market. This inevitably means giving up Exclusivity on some sites, but that is something I'm prepared to do for the moment.... More
  • Exif Data

    by Pardeep08 | 12th of April, 2008

    Hi I have a few questions........ 1. Is exif data necessary for making images searchable on dreamstime.com? 2. How do I prevent loss of exif data while cropping an image......I always loose the data...? Please help... See Article

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