Category Archives: Photoshop tutorial

Tutorial – Exposure compensation – Frigiliana, Costa del Sol, Spain

I think that these Mediterranean whitewashed villages present great opportunities for photographer. The blue sky compliments the white wall perfectly and the buildings and alleyways form a maze of lines and shapes creating interesting perspectives. I took a couple of … Continue reading

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Tutorial – Photomontage – Elements and layers

The last few years have been a very arid period for my photography and creativity generally. It just seems to happen sometimes that I do not feel able to get motivated and inspired in my photography. Still, a few ideas … Continue reading

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Poppies – Photoshop tutorial – Variations

poppy, originally uploaded by foto-art. This photoart image is one of a series of poppy art pictures that I have done. Originally, this was a more formal composition involving a fuller view including the china vase in which the poppies … Continue reading

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Lone tree – Photoshop auto contrast turorial

Lone tree, originally uploaded by foto-art. Lone tree near Rode Heath, South Cheshire, England. This was taken with a red filter to enhance contrast. Sometimes the images come out a little flat – lacking in contrast. With almost every picture … Continue reading

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Dune trees – Rotate image tutorial

Dune trees, originally uploaded by foto-art. Trees near the beach at Formby Point. This little group of trees stood a little in isolation from surrounding trees and they stood out to me. I like the contrast between the softness of … Continue reading

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Wedgwood Hall – retouching photoshop tutorial

Wedgwood Hall, originally uploaded by foto-art. The Georgian Hall of the Wedgwood family at Barlaston in Staffordshire is given an art effect trestment using Photoshop filters. The original image had a great big 4×4 car parked in front of the … Continue reading

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Angelica Eroticum – Colour to black and white

angelica eroticum, originally uploaded by foto-art. Another Photomontage on the angel theme. This one looked better in Black and White I thought, so though originally taken in colour, I went into photoshop and into Image/Mode/and clicked on Greyscale, to remove … Continue reading

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