Posts Tagged ‘tutorials’

Combine Photo Elements to Create a Surreal Photo Manipulation

October 13, 2009 Leave a comment

Another very inspirational photo manip tutorial from
In this Photoshop tutorial, you will learn how to use a variety of color, lighting, and cut and paste techniques to create a surreal photo manipulation. Combine your creativity with these Photoshop techniques to create your own photo manipulation artworks.

Tutorial Here.


Creating a Vector Composite Effect from a Photo

October 11, 2009 Leave a comment

Another great tutorial from PSDtuts.

This tutorial will demonstrate how to take an image, in this case a woman’s face, and give the appearance that it is entirely composed of vector shapes. Along the way, we’ll use some fairly basic techniques, including clipping masks and displacement maps, to achieve a unique effect!

Tutorial Here.

How To Create a Post Apocalyptic Photo Manipulation

I came across this awesome guide on PSDtuts showing you how to create a post apocalyptic manipulation using adjustment layers, vector masks, and some special effects.
Let’s get started!

DIY Underwater Camera Housing

If you’ve ever explored underwater image and motion capture, I bet you soon realised how grossly expensive underwater camera housing is. I utilised this article a for a uni project once and loved the outcome so much I continue to use it. Bought a cheap $150 video camera, and picked up all the materials from the hardware store, within an afternoon I had a very solid waterproof camera house.
Article Here.

Do It Yourself Digital Microscopy

I’ve explored digital microscopy in the past at Uni, but I actually went out and purchased a digital microscope. I wish I’d found this article before! Oh well. If you have an old microscope or telescope laying around and always wanted to capture the beautiful imagery within, check out this article on making your own digital camera microscope adapters. Article Here.

Refractographs: How to Take Photos of Light Reflections

Photojojo has a beautiful guide to capturing light refractographs.

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Processing Your Infrared Photos

img_5197a.jpg I can never seem to have enough tutorials on IR photography. This helpful article by is an easy to learn step by step of what you need to capture in IR, as well as one of the many methods of processing your great new IR shots. Enjoy!

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Photo by Cameron Gray (hey that’s me!)