“If I have seen further (than other men), it is by standing upon the shoulders of giants,” is a quote attributed to Isaac Newton in reference to his dependency on Galileo’s and Kepler’s work in physics and astronomy. There is certain nobility in giving credit to the great thinkers that went before to clear the mental pathways enabling clearer reflections in science or math. But there is no nobility in COPYING work. I often suggest photographer websites to illustrate how top professionals have... continue reading
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Yin and Yang are the famous signal in China culture.Yin means dark,negative,dead,sad...all of the bad things;and Yang means brightness,positive , birth...all of the good things.You could find Yin and Yang in everywhere,as you see,the single ginkgo leaf half yellow and half withered,that's a type of Yin and Yang. The ginkgo leaf lying on the grass,but it is the fallen leaf,and the underground are active grass,full filled with life, the Yin is covered by Yang. Yin and Yang is also a think... continue reading
Nice that an airport varies so much with each visit. There seems to be different weather and new airlines each time.One wheel landing from prop plane Coming in low Military helicopter Local Airline A colourful new airline Double Decker Snow on the hills continue reading
The purpose of a background image extends far beyond just filling up free space. A creative background can draw viewers into your content and give them a head start by getting your message across undistorted. Here are some points to note before selecting your next background image: Natural ambienceThink of your text, logo or any such object in the foreground as the subject of a photograph. Do you want the subject to stand out? Or do you want it to blend in? This is a question you should ask... continue reading
I'm not a Muslim, but I felt involved in Ramadan concept once "known its sense"... and that's why I want to spend a few words about this spiritual period of year, respecting it and opening others' eyes on it. In this overpopulated world, where integration is the basis to fit all cultures together, where war for a God is unfortunately a reality to denigrate, Ramadan practice offers a way to our spirits to be better, to become better persons... Let's think about it: Ramadan is the... continue reading
If at first you don't succeed, try, try, try againA few months ago I signed up to Dreamstime as I have 1000's of images collecting digital dust on my hard drives.Choosing my favourite photos, and reading the rules and regulations, I uploaded 7 only to have them all rejected.However, the good thing with having photos rejected is that here you also get feedback as to why they were rejected which is great as the feedback can only improve your photography if you take on board what was said.Although... continue reading
I'm hoping to start a new series on my blog called "Trying Something New" to document new techniques or areas of focus in my photography in an attempt to improve my skills and keep learning.This week: concept photography.Anyone who gives a quick glance through my portfolio will notice an abundance of landscape and travel (and food) shots.What can I say, those are my interests!I do know that stock photography is overwhelmingly saturated with these types of photos and concept photos or photos... continue reading
HelloMy name is rose, I am from Philippines and currently living in Africa, my photography is almost mix subjects, but my special is Food Photography, Natures and Products, when i don't want to get prostrated on food photography i frequency shot flowers because it gives me happiness to see how beautiful it is :)Here is my shotLatest one Mix Yellow & Orange Daisy White Dahlia Tree flower only in Nigeria Orchids Cheers.. continue reading
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