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Travel Thoughts

My impression is, many people travel with a checklist. Instead of experiencing a destination, it is about having visited a place, triggered by advertising or a fashion what country is a must visit presently. Been there. Checked. This also is reflected in travel photography. Most travel photos now are copies of other travel photos. Often, […]

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Flexible Technique Stand Development

Stand Development

One of the best moments of shooting analog is when finally you pull the film out of the developing tank. But it is a long way from shooting to holding the film strip in your hands. Let’s look into the step of developing today with talking about a very simple but magic technique: stand development. Overview In […]

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Bw photo workshop Venice

B&W Photo Workshops in Venice 2016

Black and white photography is much more than simply desaturating color images, it is an own approach to photography. Therefore I have set up a one week workshop in Venice to make you not only learn the ideas behind black and white photography but also to give you a black and white vision. Check the new B&W Workshops […]

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Emotions in photography

Emotions in Photography

Photography is talking in a visual language. Often this language is not even known by the viewer, but our job is making him feel it – somehow. The feel, a mood, the emotional side of photography, might be one of the most difficult tasks in shooting and post processing. But it is worth the effort […]

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Time moves of relative scales

The Relative Speed of Time

Time moves with relative speed. Your time and mine. No worries, we are not going to study physics nor will we dig into Einstein’s theories about relativity. We are photographers trying to improve the workflow of your our photography. For us the speed of time is a major factor worth to have a closer look […]

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Luminosity Layer Mask PS

Luminosity Masks in Photoshop

Level: Medium Luminosity masking is pretty simple but very effective! Up to here we have learnt to mask manually with the brush and marquee tools, we created masks by colors, and in the previous post we used the channels for masking. But what about using the degrees of brightness in the image to create a high precision […]

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convert images to black and white

3 Techniques of BW Conversion

Level: Increasing from Basic to Advanced Offhand I would say to know at least a dozen of different techniques for converting color photos into black and white images, and there are even more plugins doing the job for you. For a hands-on approach with full control here are three of the most important conversion methods […]

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Channel Masking in Photoshop

Masking with Channels in Photoshop

Level: Advanced We learnt all the kindergarten masking from brush painting to color masks – now let’s go pro, masking with channels! This technique sometimes works well for separating a person from a plain background or for masking hair (which is one of the more difficult tasks in Photoshop). Have you ever worked with the […]

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Photoshop color Mask tutorial

Precise Color Masking in Photoshop

Level: Advanced In general I hope you agree, painting all our masks in Photoshop by hand is not the most precise way of post processing. Even if using a Wacom tablet some kind or automation would be helpful. So let’s see whether we can make Photoshop work for us a little bit in combination of making […]

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Workflow for fina art photography

Fine Art Photography Workflow

Fine art photography to me is not only about the subjects but the combination of taking utmost care in composition combined with an obsession to an absolute maximum of quality in any step of the imaging process from capture to print. How to ensure? With each photo I personally fall in kind of a love relationship, deeply connected with […]

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We love to believe in the value of change.

Destruction gives place to new.

New often mistaken for better.

Nature, monuments, traditions – nothing sacred.

No questions. No balance.

Today’s Holy Grail is money.

Emotions and senses vanish.

Lost vocabulary: dignity and respect.

Priceless universal goods traded for profit.

Temptations plentiful.

Consequences ignored.

Our grandchildren will hold us responsible.

Acting today impacts the future.

We shall better preserve.

We shall better take care.

Irreversible destruction is everlasting.

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