In October 2010, the photo sharing program Instragram was launched and quickly sky rocketed to success. People loved the novelty of applying a digital filter to photos they had taken to give them a vintage feel. The distinctive square shape of the photos adds to this dated effect and mirrors that of Kodak Instamatic and Polaroid images. It seemed to be a refreshing change to the 4:3 aspect typically found in mobile phone camera that many people had been getting bored of.
Category: Photo Effects
The heart is powerful organ of the human body, and surprisingly so much of what is said and associated with the heart is actually the brain’s doing or a series of complex human emotions brought on by chemical changes within the human body. Yet, how many times has one heard ‘my heart’s just not into it’, or ‘I love her from the deepest part of my heart’, or ‘don’t break my heart’, as if the heart is able to do all these things.
Looking for inspiration? Searching for the right chord to strike? Want something out of the ordinary? Well, today we are bringing you just that, with these random pictures of conceptual and creative ideas. We’ve shared examples of conceptual art with you in our previous posts, and these pictures are just a step ahead of those.
Have you ever looked at a picture and wondered what it would be like to actually be there in the scene. Life is all about motion and dynamism. Stillness negates life. Unfortunately, that’s how pictures are – still. Still, a picture, they say, can speak approximately a thousand words. We’re going to introduce you to a type of picture that can speak, let’s say, at least, a hundred thousand words. That’s so because this image type is something midway between a picture and a video.
Don’t have a lomo camera? No sweat! Now you can create great, vivid looking pictures with our new Photoshop tutorial on lomography. Typically photos captured with a Lomo camera have deep colours, vignette or blurred effects. But now, you won’t have to make a shopping expedition of getting yourself a fancy camera; these photo effects can easily be recreated in Photoshop!
Life is all about transformation. Times change and with it everything changes. No where is this change more conspicuous than human bodies and faces that bear the scars of a bygone era. If only we could capture all these long years and replay them all over again! Even better would have been a scenario in which we could see how we are going to change into the future. What would we look like?
We have complied a few of such Photoshop mistakes that we hope will bring a smile to your faces. Some Photoshop disasters however may not be so funny for the teams responsible for their creation.
No wonder cartoons have retained their appeal for many of us to this day. They are very much a part of our digital world. What is now different, however, is the possibility of us becoming one of these cartoon characters. With the increasingly popular free online image editing softwares, you can now cartoonize yourself and turn back your reality into fancy.