This year's Christmas card is going to be something a little different. Not only will it be a Special Edition, but there will be an amazing poem from Jerry Johnson on the inside. Creating the card was a lot of fun and here is how I did it.
I found this great photoshop tutorial that I wanted to share. Take a look at how easy it is to make digital gobos in your next image!
Using Photoshop to Create Digital Gobos
by Mark S. Johnson Photography (msjphotography.com)
A gobo is a physical template made from glass, metal, or plastic that can be slipped inside (or placed in front of) a l...
If I was able to Fly, then perhaps I would have been able to photograph this summer camp straight on. But without this ability, I was perched precariously on concrete steps that went like an expert ski slope. Not happy with this view, I played with free transform, and lots of extra layers of pieces and parts of the cottage, to finally make it look like I really was able to fly. Enjoy!
"I have taken several workshops with John Paul Caponigro and heard him speak on many occasions. He is a very kno...
The one and ONLY way to sharpen your image.
objective: sharpen image, without pixelization in clear areas, ie noise in sky
definition: sharpening an image: means to increase contrast between adjacent pixels so that the edges are more distinct
USING HIGH PASS
filters/other/high pass1. Make a copy of your background layer.
It all starts with a photo. Set up a scene, get some great models to pose for you (friends and family are always a great resource), and then let the fun begin!
Step 1: In Photoshop, use the pen tool to make white lines around the people or the elements of the photo that you want to use.
Step 2: Turn them and changed size and...