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How to composite photos | Photoshop

How to composite photos | Photoshop

Posted by on Aug 26, 2014 in Photoshop | 1 comment

When you want to know how to composite photos there are a couple of things you need to know. After that it’s easy and most of all fun! When you finished with these tips I suggest you read Photoshop¬†Compositing Tutorials, next. I compiled a list of 5 tips on how to composite photos these tips are all it takes to get you going without getting...

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Epson R2880 with Ilford Gold Fiber Silk

Epson R2880 with Ilford Gold Fiber Silk

Posted by on Mar 24, 2013 in Photoshop | 3 comments

After having it on my to-buy list for a couple of years I finally went ahead and got the Epson R2880. The initial reason I wanted one was to print better quality digital negatives for my Vandyke brown process (see http://blog.theodoorthomas.com/van-dyke-brown-part1/). However I did a couple of really nice shoots in the past month so I thought why not...

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Holgaroid and light metering

Holgaroid and light metering

Posted by on Feb 24, 2013 in Film | 4 comments

(Update 22-04-2013: The article bellow describes using the back with the GN glass lens Holga) Yesterday I finally got my Holgaroid back in the mail, it traveled all the way from Hong Kong to my doorstep in The Netherlands. Opening the box it came with the back (without film) and a diopter lens to correct for the new film plane distance as with the instant...

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How to Calculate Flash Exposure

How to Calculate Flash Exposure

Posted by on Jun 29, 2010 in Film | 2 comments

It sounds pretty scary but it’s actually not that complicated if you have the manual of your flash/camera (or know how to Google). So what are the¬†ingredients? It’s a simple division, lets get started. Guide Number The Guide Number of your flash unit or build in camera flash denotes it’s power at a given ISO. Lets take a build-in camera...

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