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Motion Shots – Hints & Tips for Beginning Photographers

A photograph captures a single moment in time. But what if you want to photograph wildlife in action, a car hurtling round a racetrack or the movement of tall grass in the breeze? If you know how to depict motion photographically, your images will come to life instantly. Here is a brief outline of how you can use different shutter speeds and panning to introduce movement into your photographs.

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Quick Tip: How to Easily Remove the White Background From Scanned Paper Drawings with Photoshop

In this tutorial, you will learn how to quickly remove the white areas around your scanned paper drawings. It works for watercolor paintings, sketches, ink drawings and handwritten text alike. Here’s what the final result will look like. Difficulty: Beginner to Intermediate Completion time: ~10 minutes Tools: Adobe Photoshop CS3 or newer   STEP 1… Continue reading