Tag Archives: Photography

Using Lightroom to create a photo book with Photobox.

A few months ago I had an offer from Photobox, a UK based digital print provider, to get a nice 70% discount on photobooks. As I had often thought of making a photobook I took the plunge and paid for … Continue reading

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Ice Butterfly & Lightroom 4 White Balance Adjustment Brush

My earlier Ice Butterfly post was an image I was pretty happy with, but I really felt it could be improved with a warmer white balance on the birch leaf. The shaded conditions had been perfect for creating a beautiful … Continue reading

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Polarisers and Ice.

In my earlier post Ice Butterfly I mentioned that a twist of the polarising filter on ice patterns can give quite different results. To show what I mean I’ve created a few slide shows that include the same framing with … Continue reading

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Some more favourites from other photographers best of 2011.

Oops, somehow I missed Jim’s personal selection – a must see! The following are all nice work and worth a look. Chris Moore. David Patterson. Sven Seebeck – the dark wave at the top could be cropped but I love the … Continue reading

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Ice Butterfly.

The freezing, thaw, freezing circle on the surface of water can create incredible patterns. Here I imagine the shapes to resemble an ice butterfly. If you find patterns in ice on a day with a clear blue sky you can … Continue reading

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