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Special Effects Software

Like many people I have been intrigued by special effects achieved with software editing applications that can enhance your photos. Will the effects make the photo better or worse? The only way to find out is to apply the effect. Be sure to work from a copy of your original photo in case the effect does not work or save under a different name from your original. I have tried combining photos, using painting special effects and using reversal color special effects. Reversal... continue reading

Petroglyphs of Zalavruga

In the summer I with my future wife went to Karelia. We traveled by train 2 days that would go into the Belomorsk. The Russian North has many mystical places and in this trip we visited many of them. In this post I want to talk about the petroglyphs near the town Belomorsk. This is one of the largest concentrations of rock art in Europe. It's called Zalavruga. It is a wild place and get to it easily. Drawings have to search among the remains of the marshy river Vyg...Drawings made 2-3 thousand... continue reading

Chevrolet Stingray 2013 redesign

Few months ago Chevrolet revealed new modern Chevy Stingray c7 for the year 2013.Before it went in to the serial production,more futuristic concept showed us how it will look like in Transformers movie.I'm glad they didn't changed to much from stingray concept on final serial model.When I saw the final look of chevy stingray c7 I was amazed,but I wasn't pleased to much at first with short rear view of the car.To build this 3d model I had side,rear and front view photos.I couldn't find top view photo,... continue reading

New photos of the Louvre Lens online, France

Dear all,I told you about the new Louvre in Lens city inthe North of France in the article: https://blog.dreamstime.com/2013/02/06/new-louvre-museum-in-france_art38681Here are now new photos of the museum.I hope you will like them.1-2-3-4-5-6-7-8-Yes the grass is now yet here :-) Waiting for spring to come!9- continue reading

New Louvre Museum in France

I am pretty sure many of use know the famous Louvre Museum in France (where the Joconde is living now).Big news, the museum has built a new building in the North Of France (15 minutes from my house by car). It is called the Louvre Lens.It is 2 hours from Paris by car.Lens is the name of the city where is has been built.The goal of this new building is to welcome all the numerous work of art that are in the backstage of the Louvre of Paris.Here are my first picture of the museum:... continue reading

Very Fast Review

During my fast and busy trip in Paris, I managed to capture some pictures. The weather wasn't that nice during the day time. But during the twilights moment, I succeeded to capture this three picture of the "Louvre Museum".I uploaded them the next morning before getting back to home. I was so surprised that before reaching home (5 hours later), these three pictures has been approved already ... ThumbUp to DT reviewers! continue reading

Nikon VR On or Off? How to see in EXIF.

Sometimes you want to see if a photo was taken with VR On or Off. Usual image editing or viewing software don't show this.This is how I do:- Download Exiv2 from here:- Windows version is here:- Unzip in a root folder, I put it in C: because you will have to write a command line in Command window and will be easier.- Copy your photo in that folder.- Start - Run - Command to open the black Command window.- Make sure at your cursor is C:> then type: cd exiv2then type: exiv2.exe -g... continue reading

Louvre Museum

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Image stabilization or Vibration Reduction vs Large Aperture lenses

The question always arises in a lot of camera and equipment forums ...Should I buy a lens with Image Stabilization (IS) or Vibration Reduction (VR) or buy lenses with larger apertures like F2.8?Of course the best answer is buy a lens with both but what if you can only afford one or the other.You will likely see most people would say go for the large apertures because IS/VR doesn't prevent motion blur.And they are 100% correct about that.But what I also hear from most people that... continue reading

France Landmarks

Like those who traveled to France, I visited the most representative buildings that we can call its landmarks. Hereby share with you some of my photos there.The Eiffel Tower, no need for me to explain any more, I think it’s one of the most recognizable structures in the world and become a global icon of France. We went there when it’s a drizzle day, but still there were so many people waiting in line for visiting. The most impression for me there is several couples were embracing each other... continue reading

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