How not to be ashamed of the camera
Many of us, being in front of the camera, feel embarrassed, do not know what to do, where to look, what to occupy hands and what to do with our…

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First photos
The first photo, which has survived to this day, belongs to the French inventor Joseph Niepce. The frame, which he called "View from the Window", he managed to get in…

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History of Photography: Talbot Pictures
TALBOT (Talbot, Thalbot) William Henry Fox (1800-1877), English physicist, chemist, inventor of the negative-positive process in photography (calotypy). He also studied mathematics, spectroscopy, astronomy, archeology and linguistics. While studying at…

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How to make a contour in Photoshop?

Contour in Photoshop
Creating a contour in Photoshop (or silhouette) is easy. It is necessary only to be able to select an object and know what to do next. This lesson will help you understand what you need to click so that the silhouette of the selected object appears in the graphic editor.

First you need to open in Photoshop image, which depicts a particular subject. In our case, it will be a heart. It is his outline that we will try to transfer to another photo. Continue reading

The history of the creation of Adobe Photoshop

Date of creation of Adobe Photoshop is not marked on any calendar. In 2005, the anniversary of the release of the program, which you and many others use the most. Everything happened 17 years ago *, in February, when Adobe launched the first version of Photoshop – 1.0, a graphic editor, which is still the most popular among artists, photographers and designers. Photoshop today occupies the leading position among the editors of raster graphics, and is also the only program that has acquired its own form of the verb. Continue reading

Digital photo alphabet: Shooting in different conditions

The quality of images is influenced not only by the optics and the quality of the matrix, but also by the correctness of the choice of manual shooting parameters. Since we have decided to gradually move away from the automatic mode, let’s look at some of the settings that can improve the quality of the frame.

White balance – it is the errors of the balance that make the pictures yellow or blue, depending on the light. The fact is that our brain corrects the image transmitted by the eyes: it knows for sure that the sheet of paper is white, and therefore it perceives it as such. Continue reading

Tsarist Russia in colors: how Prokudin-Gorsky created color photographs more than 100 years ago
The Russian Empire was famous for talented people in various fields. There were outstanding photographers in Russia. The pioneer of world color photography, Prokudin-Gorsky, is known as the owner of…

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First photos
The first photo, which has survived to this day, belongs to the French inventor Joseph Niepce. The frame, which he called "View from the Window", he managed to get in…

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6 photo tips for newbies: REMOVED UNDER WATER
Camera type The first. It is necessary to determine the type of camera. For a beginner, more suitable so-called compact cameras in waterproof boxes. You should not risk a more…

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"Photoshop": cut the object and paste
Selecting an object in Photoshop In "Photoshop" there is a whole group of selection tools. Under any object, you can choose one or another tool with which the most accurate…

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