Archive for: PhotoShop

  • Revisiting old photos

    Revisiting old photos

    I noticed that I had a lot of photos from 2010/2011 which I had backed up but very few were every touched up or had much editing done on them. There were 2 reasons for this; firstly I didn’t have very good editing software back then and secondly when tools I did have, were limited […]

  • 3 Photography Myths Discussed

    3 Photography Myths Discussed

    With the reduction in price of DSLR cameras, may people have DSLR cameras, have the interest in photography but have ideas or “a little knowledge” and as a result photography myths are created. This blog post discusses 3 of these photography myths. 1) My Camera is the Problem – I need to upgrade “I would […]

  • Train Hangs from Red Iron Bridge, Waterford – 6/Project52

    Train Hangs from Red Iron Bridge, Waterford – 6/Project52

    Today I took the camera down to Red Iron Bridge and as I did I was amazed to see a train move slowly down towards the gap in the Red Iron Bridge, I was sure it would stop well before the gap but it kept on coming, until …. Well, that would be an amazing […]

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  • Crescent Moon over the River Suir – 4/Project 52

    Crescent Moon over the River Suir – 4/Project 52

    This week I decided to take advantage of the recent crescent moon in our skies since Monday. Using the 75-300 Canon lens, tripod & cable release I got a few good photos of the waxing crescent moon (at about 19%) and did some work with it from there. The photo above was taken in Carrick […]

  • Fantasy Waterfall Scene – Photo of the Week

    Fantasy Waterfall Scene – Photo of the Week

    I did a bit of digital editing of the St. Patricks Well photo from last week and thought it might be interesting to zoom in and use the small cascade as a huge fantasy waterfall effect. I added a tall-ship, some birds and vignetted the edges to enhance that section of the shot. I didn’t […]

  • Reginalds Tower HDR with Star Trails – Photo of the Week

    Reginalds Tower HDR with Star Trails – Photo of the Week

    I took this photo as part of an internal Carrick Camera Club competition – The theme was “Motion”. I had experimented with a few different concepts but I thought the imposing and impressive Reginalds Tower might be a nice subject. I took 3 Bulb exposures each at about 45 seconds each. The exposures were -2 […]

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  • Why Snow appears Blue in Photographs…

    Why Snow appears Blue in Photographs…

    Do you want to know How To Photograph Snow and have it come out white? Why does snow appear blue in photos … and how can you correct it? We have had a lot of Snow in Ireland over the last week and I have seen a lot of pictures on Facebook / Flickr which […]

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