In this era of Photoshop software and Instagram filters, should people recoil at the notion of photo manipulation?Not at all, said the curator of a landmark exhibition on the topic that opened in Washington this week. After all, we've been living with altered images since photography was invented in the 19th century."Faking It: Manipulated Photography Before Photoshop" at...
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Turns out, the Instagram filter you choose to art-up images of sunsets, coffee cups, and last night's dinner says more about you than the picture itself.
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An infographic explains the psychology behind the top 10 Instagram filters, and profiles the personalities of the photographers who use them.
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As previously outlined, exposure is controlled by the shutter and aperture. The shutter opens and closes at variable speeds and the aperture alters in diameter. The shutter captures motion and the aperture impacts depth of field.
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In a press release, Vimeo announced Thursday the launch of a new visual effects feature on its video sharing site. The new features is called "Looks" and its collection of over 500 visual effects filters that can be applied to users' original videos. Kind of like Instagram filters but for entire videos.
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Tim Locke edits photos on a laptop and would like to show them on a tablet. Should he use an iPad or a Windows 8 convertible?I take pictures with a Canon DSLR camera, and use Canon software (EOS Utility, Zoom Browser and Digital Photo Professional) to edit them on a 4.5-year-old Toshiba laptop. The laptop is still reliable (though slowing down) with a decent screen and still...
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A new digital camera that allows you to add Instagram filters before printing out the image from a Polaroid-style printer is due to launch within a year.
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Silver is known for its antibacterial qualities, and has thus found its way into water filters created at institutions such as Stanford and McGill universities. Given that these filters are often used in developing nations, however, it would be nice if they could also contribute to the local economy – instead of being just one more thing that’s brought in from outside. Well,...
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The camera has a built in photo printer to produce prints within seconds, and will include retro filters similar to the Instagram service when it goes on sale next year for around £200.
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