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  • Things I Am Trying To Improve Upon

    by Noonie | 2nd of July, 2008

    I have been here almost a year now, I didn't get much on for the first few months but things have been going well lately. My family and friends have let me photograph them and I've also done a lot of other things. I have read the message boards constantly and learned from... More
  • Create Perfect Black and White Images

    by Delmiaco | 29th of June, 2008

    Here is a technique I picked up along the way to convert color photos to eye catching black and white photos. Using Adobe Photoshop, go to the Image Menu > Mode > Grayscale You'll notice the photo may be dull and there is not enough contrast. To adjust this go... More
  • Edit file .ico with photoshop

    by Ligio | 24th of June, 2008

    I found an interesting post on editing file .ico with photoshop. There is a free plugin that gives you this ability. So you can give to your webmaster the favicon.ico for his website! Read here for more info and download: More
  • photoshop learning

    by Traveler11116 | 23rd of June, 2008

    I recently got a membership to NAPP and absolutely love it!! I got the magazine and it is the best one I know of. So far I have three of the DVDs produced by them and they are also really helpful. I think the best thing about it is getting all of the online tutorials that... More
  • Children

    by Noonie | 23rd of June, 2008

    Please come and enjoy some of the children in my life. I just got 8 new photos on line and have a lot more ready to submit! If you like or need photos of kids having fun in the summer some of these may make you smile. It's been a great beginning to our fun this year but... More
  • I'm new here and loving it.

    by Ceegunn | 22nd of June, 2008

    I just joined Dreamstime a few weeks ago and I'm learning lots. I have enjoyed photography since I was a little kid following my dad around as he took pics of animals, nature, and everyone he met. The best advice he ever gave me was: "LOOK." Sounds simple, but you don'... More
  • Another Magic Number

    by Noonie | 17th of June, 2008

    While I was out taking pictures this morning I got to 500 uploads!! It's been a lot of work and I am truly enjoying this. I hope my portfolio will entice the buyers and maybe even some will leave me a message about where the images were used. Now, I need to put in many... More
  • 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

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