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Physics and photography - white balance

  Word photography is actually a combination of two words which have roots in Greek language. “Photon” which can be translated to light and “graphia” which means drawing. So, if you combine it together it sounds like “painting with light”. If we deep dive into the first word – photon, we are actually visiting the realm of physics because photon is an electromagnetic wave carrier, a single quantum of the electromagnetic wave. There are many types of electromagnetic (EM) waves which... continue reading

Beauty and the beast - a story about waves

When oceans want to show off, they make some waves. Literally.Waves are the arches that the sea is forming after a storm, splashing onto the shore in a great white foam. They are surfer's best companion, and they are also the nature's fury.We've selected two of the best images depicting waves from different points of view and asked their owners to tell us the story behind them, the trip, the equipment, the moment, the post processing and, of course, any other useful tips.... continue reading

New uploads

Here are are my new uploads this week Waves at the Rocky coast of Azhimala, Kerala, India Beauty of the beach The Blue Ocean Green leaf texture for backgrounds in presentations and web design Tea leaves with white background from a tea estate Oriental Magpie Robin with its mealThanks for reading the blog!Have a Wonderful Day ahead..... continue reading

Silver Coast

SilverCoast The Silver Coast in Portugal is known for its high sweeping cliffs, unspoilt beaches and surprising beauty. Standing on top of one of those cliffs I made this serie of images. From above you see how dancing waves and silvery water meet the golden sands of the beach; creating their own dynamic painting of nature’s power and beauty in vibrant colours goldbrown, blue and white.   continue reading

my first level 2 image

I joined dreamstime since jan, 2010. In the previous months, I tried to learn how to be a good photographer. Itried to take photos witt every things that were interesting. today, i would like to tell all of you that one of my photo has been upgraded to level 2. this encourages me to do better. many thx!here is my level 2 photo:there is still many interseting photos in my profile continue reading

Background out of a cat ;)

Hi, Friends.Today I desided to share an easy tip how to make abstract backgrounds out of anything.This background,for ex. was made of this picture.To do so I opened Photoshop filters => distort => wave and later played a bit with settings.Other examples:- background made out of a "cat's portrait" disapproved elsewhere as non-stock-oriented,and- made out of "Russian vodka with salty cucumber" food composition which couldn't be used on stock for copyright reason.... continue reading

Finally At 50 + Uploads And Am Now Exclusive + How Far Would You Go ?

Sorry I've been away for awhile but I'm now back and plan on getting back to full stride. This is my first blog entry in some time but in an attempt to get the perfect picture of massive waves breaking on shore in my home province of Newfoundland Canada, I got complacent and forgot to take into account that an ocean wave breaking on shore may be 20 to 25 feet as they were this day but when a wave that large comes in contact with a cliff face it mushrooms upwards to a height far more than the previously... continue reading

Natures Inspirations

If any of us ever needed any Inspiration, we could take it from nature, just take a look at this photographers portfolio, who would have ever thought that waves could be such amazing subjects to photograph and great natural inspirations where not one image will ever be the same, truly unique...Clark Little PhotographyI have chosen to use Jinyoung Lee's photo for this blog as it is another great example of what can be done with this subject. continue reading

The wave that got us a dreamstime account

By chance really. Searching for a suitable image for a new web design, I googled for "green wave" and found an image from Dreamstime. What stuck me most was the abundance of superior quality vector images available here.In the end, the web design with the green wave and all was accepted for implementation. Which also means we had to buy the image. So, a paper had to be put up to convince the bosses that we need a Dreamstime account. Yeah, we do. And that's how we ended up here. A shared account,... continue reading

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