Trials while traveling — Photofocus

It happens to the best of us. You’re out and about, possibly even a long way from home and suddenly the unthinkable happens. Absolute heartbreak. The trials while traveling … Let me tell you about my woes. 19 more words Trials while traveling — Photofocus

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Working with frozen berries — Photofocus

When it comes to working with food photography, there is a real trend with frozen berries. And why not? They look amazing — there is something special when they achieve that ‘frosty’ look. 23 more words Working with frozen berries — Photofocus

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Tropical Getaway – Part 5

Our first full day in Cairns dawn hot and sunny and humid. We headed off for Hartley’s Crocodile Adventures. We had such a wonderful day here on our last visit way back when. Perhaps 9 years ago now. Reptiles, Croc attacked, birds of prey, snakes, creepy crawleys and more. We did a cruise and watched…

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How to photograph silky smooth waterfalls — Photofocus

When I first picked up a digital SLR back in 2014, all I wanted to learn was how to photograph waterfalls. You know the ones, where the water is all smooth and milky. 23 more words How to photograph silky smooth waterfalls — Photofocus

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Monday’s Musings…

A bit of a mixed bag this week. A weeks or so back, we managed to finally escape Victoria and meet with our daughters in far north Queensland. I have already started sharing some images last week already, will sharing some more this week. To be able to see my youngest daughter for the first…

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What are you listening to? — Photofocus

Have you ever thought about how your style or choice of music changes, depending on what you are doing? It has been thought for a while now that mood and music are closely related. For instance, listening to a sad song while you’re sad, or a happy song when you’re feeling happy. But listening to… What…

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Make your portraits pop with Portrait BokehAI tool in Luminar AI — Photofocus

How to really make your portraits pop by using the new Portrait BokehAI tool in LuminarAI? It’s been a little while in coming, but the new Portrait BokehAI tool is here (in Australia) and it’s pretty cool. I found it particularly useful in having your main subject stand out from the background. The below image… Make…

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Cherish your family memories with a photo book — Photofocus

If you have ever looked through your old family photos, you may find that some still look great, while some are looking like they’ve had better days. 29 more words Cherish your family memories with a photo book — Photofocus

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How to use Gradient Maps in Photoshop — Photofocus

There are several different ways to use gradients in Adobe Photoshop. There is Gradient Fill and the Gradient Tool, which sort of add a splash of color, tones or light and dark to your images. 21 more words How to use Gradient Maps in Photoshop — Photofocus

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Lockdown lunacy: Dogs in action — Photofocus

I recently spent yet another week or two in lockdown due to that which will not be named. I had seen a post by fellow author Joy Celine Asto about capturing fun action shots with your dog in the studio. 16 more words Lockdown lunacy: Dogs in action — Photofocus

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