How to be photographed to be photogenic in a photo
Many women, and there is no reason to conceal - and men too, are afraid to be photographed because of fear of looking in a photo non-photogenic, i.e. - unattractive.…

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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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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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How to blur the background in Photoshop?

Unfortunately, conventional compacts and smartphones often do not know how to create beautiful bokeh. This results from the fact that in such devices the matrix of the smaller size is built in. What do the owners of budget cameras? We can recommend them to use the Photoshop program, where making a blurred background is easy. All that is needed is the relevant practice that you will now receive.
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Mask color saturation in Photoshop

Further saturation will be called the usual photoshop color saturation, saturation. When processing, sometimes you want to increase or decrease the saturation range of different places in the picture. For example, on a dim winter landscape some color objects add saturation and lower the surrounding snowy expanses, and the snow is often too blue. Such things are easy to do if you manage to select our objects. 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

ALL ABOUT NIGHT PHOTOGRAPHY AND PHOTOGRAPHY OF STELLAR SKY
There are two main approaches to night photography: 1) shooting static stars, when in the final image we see them the same as our eye perceives them - as a…

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10 WAYS TO PHOTOGRAPHY UNDERWATER WORLD AND DO NOT STILL
To catch in the lens of the inhabitants of the underwater world, it is not necessary to dive with an aqualung and acquire expensive equipment for shooting in the water.…

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Rule of thirds in photography
In our youth, we didn’t really care about observing any rules when photographing. When shooting landscapes, we ensured that the horizon line was almost at the very center of the…

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NEW YEAR PHOTOS FOR FAMILY ALBUM
Tip number 1. Location for shooting Designers try and invent intricate installations to our delight. Let's use it. We leave for the most beautiful places of the city. In Moscow…

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