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TUTORIAL: Create a festive & magical scene

TUTORIAL: Create a festive & magical scene

by Nicki Fitz-Gerald I’ve been playing around with Slow Shutter Cam on my everyday travels and I wanted to share this quick step tutorial with you on how to transform this Christmas scene snapped on the street in broad daylight to a lovely festive and more magical night time scene (above). Now I that I have launched my online Mobile

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Festive tutorial roundup

Practise your editing skills over the holidays by trying out these festive tutorials.   How to create this dreamy image on an iPhone with an Olloclip lens by Kayan Ensan Creative iPhone photographer, Kayan Ensan shows us how he created his beautiful image in this detailed step-by-step tutorial which covers many useful iPhoneography skills and techniques. Supermarket

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How to easily create Christmas Bokéh on your iPhone

Wishing you a very Merry Christmas and Happy holidays from iPhoneographyCentral.com If you’re just getting started in using apps to create interesting effects on your iPhone, here’s a nice easy way to start. I have been having great fun experimenting with creating with fun ways to create these lovely background blur shapes (Bokéh) and there really are lots


The Woman and the Weird Fish: Making the Best of a Challenging Image

by Marie Matthews Apps used: Facetune Leonardo Procreate Snapseed Photocopier The Backstory I started out with this picture from Mardi Gras in New Orleans. Sadly, the light was not exactly what I wanted. Rain had been threatening all weekend, and the weather was dark, cloudy, and generally pretty miserable. But, I am passionate about images


Creating a Conceptual Image Mixing Digital Collage Techniques, Textures and Filters

  by Pu the Owl   What you’ll learn I will show you how I assemble and process photos creatively to create conceptually captivating imagery that goes beyond the individual “matter-of-fact” shot. Back Story Euterpe (from Ancient Greek Eὐτέρπη), also referred to as “The Delighter”, is one of the nine Muses and the protectress of


How to create this portrait using Funny Face and blending techniques

Recently one of my iFriends, Roger Guetta, one of the most talented artists, (whose work never ceases to amaze and inspire me), gave a group of us an original photo of one of his students, and asked us to retouch it – and here we go!


Sarah Jarrett rocks! – Sarah discusses the techniques behind 32 of her images

Sarah Jarrett shares her techniques and apps used in 32 artworks for this Apps Uncovered special on this extraordinarily talented mobile artist.