History of photography
Photo in the usual sense of the word was discovered by a man rather late. Until the XIX century, many chemical elements have not yet been discovered. Scientists then simply…

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HOW TO ADD GRAIN IN THE PHOTOSHOPE? Mimic the film frame
In this Photoshop tutorial, we will learn how to create imitations of grit, like in a photo from a film. Any version of Photoshop will do, but if you are…

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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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SELF ON MILLION: EVERYTHING YOU WANTED TO KNOW

Today, for sure there are no people left who do not know what a selfie is. This is not surprising: the Internet, in particular, pages on social networks, is full of such photos. However, for those who are still not in the know, we inform you: selfies are self-portrait, taken on the phone.

There are two ways to make such a picture:

With the help of the front camera of the smartphone (the main disadvantage of this method – the eyes in the resulting images do not look into the frame); Continue reading

Autumn through the eyes of the photographer

Autumn colors are a great variety. In some areas the riot of colors lasts only a week or less, while in others it will last more than a month. Each area wears its own unique colors, depending on the flora growing on its territory and other factors, such as climatic conditions and soil structure.

Do some research in your area to find out when the leaves begin to change color, and use this great opportunity with the maximum benefit for themselves. Continue reading

History of the invention of photography

Time to first photo
Fine art was very popular in the Middle Ages. Rich people in those days wanted to capture themselves on canvas, so that their descendants knew about them. To do this, hire artists who painted with oil or watercolors. The result can hardly be called realistic, unless the artist is the greatest master of this work. His Leonardo da Vinci did not live in every city or even in every country. More often, artists had an average talent; they had to look for other ways to get realistic images. Continue reading

THE BIGGEST PHOTOS IN THE WORLD
The absolute champion in the size of composite photos is NASA. In 2014, the agency published a 681-gigapixel panorama of the moon. On June 18, 2009, NASA launched the Lunar…

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History of photography
It is difficult for a modern person to imagine his life without a photograph - a miracle with the help of which one can resurrect what he already does not…

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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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THE BIGGEST PHOTOS IN THE WORLD
The absolute champion in the size of composite photos is NASA. In 2014, the agency published a 681-gigapixel panorama of the moon. On June 18, 2009, NASA launched the Lunar…

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