Articles by FabioConcetta

Chess ... what a passion!

Hello to all friends and users (new and old) of this wonderful community!This new series of illustrations was born from my youthful passion for chess. I saw writing the word chess, on the search engine of Dreamstime, where this sport is depicted with images or rhetorical photographs, represented in general.I wanted to access the real issues of the most complex game ever. I started with the openings, which are the first steps to be made, making the appropriate classifications, in open,... continue reading

How to create a colorful abstract background with Photoshop

Hello everyone!Today I will explain how to create with Photoshop, a colored abstract background, simply using one of your photographs. I hope you will enjoy this tutorial! I really like colorful abstract backgrounds. I have seen that despite the large amount in the archive, which has Dreamstime, these images always maintain a constant and in some cases a high degree of sales. Even more I would like and I would be happy to see your creations, which will be accepted, simply by posting them on this blog.... continue reading

Sharpness with Photoshop

It is a method to increase the sharpness, only on the edges, without creating a deterioration on the darker areas or full color.We bring our photograph on Photoshop and select the channels panel.Deselect all the channels, except green and duplicate.We go on> Filters> Stylize> Find Edges. The image will be like a drawing, showing only the edges. Now press ctrl + I to invert. It's like I created a mask (black areas), while the edges are white.Let's go to> Filter> Other> Maximum that allows you... continue reading

Five images approved

Hello everyone! In a short holiday, I had the opportunity to visit the town of Tropea, into Calabria, in Italy. The images were taken from the belvedere, located in the main street, the panorama is spectacular. I hope, dear friends, you like them!      continue reading

Wonderful:17 sales in a night...

This morning, just had breakfast, as usual is to see if and how many sales I realized. I could not believe, 17 sales of illustrations, I have to start increasing my portfolio! Here are some illustrations sold!        continue reading

Latest images

Greetings to all !Here my last three images accepted, I hope you like them!This is a background of skin, we hope that sells. To photograph I had to use two Nikon SB900 flash in slave. Although this, I had to use a filter of Camera Raw, to carefully adjust the exposure and contrast. This material has proven highly reflective and difficult to photograph. For these two images, I made a collage of photographs of water splash. The techniques used in Photoshop have been many: clipping mask,... continue reading

I finally reached the 2000 sales!

Hello to all my friends and to the great community of Dreamstime. Today I finally reached the 2000 sales, a very important number than the proportion of my portfolio, for this, I'm really happy.  continue reading

How to see many shots have your camera with Photoshop...

Hi everyone, in this very short but useful tutorial, you can see how many shots you have made with your camera. Let's start: Open Photoshop and load the last image you shot or still one of the latest. Now go to File> infofile. From the menu"Description" you have to go with the small arrow on the top right, the "Advanced" menu and select the last submenu "Scheme". Open it and you will find "aux: Image number", what will be your total shots that has realized your camera.I hope that the translation... continue reading

1800 sales and other two images accepted ...

A salute to the entire community of Dreamstime, I recently reached 1800 sales and have accepted two images, which are also my first tone mapping and a panoramic photograph. The program that I used for thetone mapping is SNS HDR, which has a great algorithm, as it creates a very soft HDR. The panoramic photograph is composed of 9 raw images, combined with the plug in Photomerge of PhotoshopCC. I hope you enjoy them, I renew my greetings!   continue reading

Finally 1700 sales...

Greetings to all my friends of Dreamstime, today I finally reached (and exceeded) 1700 sales about my portfolio. As always thank you all for your support and those who believe in my pictures! continue reading

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