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Best photo editing apps for iPad

Best photo editing apps for iPad | Mobile Photography | Scoop.it

"The screen real estate and touch surface of the iPad make it an ideal tool for doing some serious photo editing."

Jerome Okutho's insight:

Whether you want to get rid of a skin blemish, blue a sky, add filters, or something else, there are tons of photo editing apps available for iPad.

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How To Print High Quality Photos From Your iPhone

How To Print High Quality Photos From Your iPhone | Mobile Photography | Scoop.it
Discover how big you can print your iPhone photos while maintaining a high quality image. We also explore different home and professional printing methods.
Jerome Okutho's insight:

In this article you’ll discover how to create great looking prints of your iPhone photos, from small prints, to beautiful photo books, to large canvas wall hangings. 

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This is How People Lie About Their Lives on Instagram

This is How People Lie About Their Lives on Instagram | Mobile Photography | Scoop.it

"Bangkok, Thailand-based photographer Chompoo Baritone recently created a clever series of images that pokes fun at how Instagram users often use carefully framed photos to make their lives seem more glamorous or exciting than they actually are."

Jerome Okutho's insight:

An interesting look at how people manipulate their Instagram photos to make their lives seem better than they are.

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Video: How to Use the Sun During Shoots at Sunrise, Noon, and Magic Hour

Video: How to Use the Sun During Shoots at Sunrise, Noon, and Magic Hour | Mobile Photography | Scoop.it

"The sun can be a photographer’s best friend: it is a constant source of light that lasts all day and doesn’t require any power from your end to keep it up and running."

Jerome Okutho's insight:

Jon Salmon and his team show us how to use the sun during various times of the day to obtain the ideal lighting during a shoot.

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One Woman Photoshopped by 18 Countries: Beauty Standards Revealed

One Woman Photoshopped by 18 Countries: Beauty Standards Revealed | Mobile Photography | Scoop.it

"Last year, journalist Esther Honig published a viral series of images showing how photo retouchers in 27 countries around the world."

Jerome Okutho's insight:

Here's what's considered beautiful around the world. An interesting look at how everyone perceives what's attractive.

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This Photo Shows Butterflies Drinking Turtle Tears

This Photo Shows Butterflies Drinking Turtle Tears | Mobile Photography | Scoop.it

"This remarkable photograph shows two Julia Butterflies in Ecuador quenching their thirst by drinking tears from the eyes of two turtles."

Jerome Okutho's insight:

This epic photo was awarded Picture of the Year in 2014 by the Wikimedia Commons.

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Wow: This Algorithm Can Separate Reflections from Photographs

Wow: This Algorithm Can Separate Reflections from Photographs | Mobile Photography | Scoop.it

"Researchers at Google and MIT have figured out a way to automatically remove reflections and obstructions from photographs, and their latest demo of the technology is amazing."

Jerome Okutho's insight:

While it may be a while before you see this feature on your smartphone camera, its still cool to see how effective this algorithm is at removing obstructions from photos. 

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Father and Son Take the Same Picture Every Year for Nearly 3 Decades

Father and Son Take the Same Picture Every Year for Nearly 3 Decades | Mobile Photography | Scoop.it

"An anonymous father and son over in China are making headlines in that country and across the Internet after their special photos tradition came to light recently."

Jerome Okutho's insight:

It's safe to say these pictures speak for themselves. This is what 27 years of life looks like.

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Trey Ratcliff Designed an Ultimate Camera Bag, and Now It's Blowing Up

Trey Ratcliff Designed an Ultimate Camera Bag, and Now It's Blowing Up | Mobile Photography | Scoop.it

"It seems that when the Internet's most followed photographer designs a camera bag, the world of photography listens."

Jerome Okutho's insight:

This camera bag will make travel photography less of a hassle. IT features a semi-rigid outer shell that grows and shrinks depending on what you need to carry. 

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This is How Our Photos of Pluto Have Improved Over the Years

This is How Our Photos of Pluto Have Improved Over the Years | Mobile Photography | Scoop.it

"Pluto was first discovered on February 18, 1930, by a 23-year-old man named Clyde Tombaugh, who compared photos captured 6 days apart and discovered the dwarf planet moving between the two shots."

Jerome Okutho's insight:

Here’s a look at how mankind’s view of Pluto has gotten sharper over the years as we’ve pointed better (and closer) cameras at it.

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How to Add Metadata to Your Images in Photoshop

How to Add Metadata to Your Images in Photoshop | Mobile Photography | Scoop.it

"What could be more exciting than metadata? Okay, so pretty much everything else. If you need to find an image later however, to win that big photo contest or finish that assignment, metadata could be invaluable."

Jerome Okutho's insight:

Metadata summarizes basic information about data, which can make finding and working with particular instances of data easier. Here's how you can add it to your photos using photoshop.

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Photos Arranged Side-by-Side to Create Clever Scenes

Photos Arranged Side-by-Side to Create Clever Scenes | Mobile Photography | Scoop.it

"Upon first glance, the images in art director Stephen McMennamy's #combophoto project may look like surreal photo-manipulations created using Photoshop."

Jerome Okutho's insight:

These epic photos are created using a very simple technique that doesn't involve photoshop. Prepare to get inspired.

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Photographer Captures the Ruins of the Soviet Space Shuttle Program

Photographer Captures the Ruins of the Soviet Space Shuttle Program | Mobile Photography | Scoop.it

"Russian urban exploration photographer Ralph Mirebs recently paid a visit to the Baikonur Cosmodrome, where inside a giant abandoned hangar are decaying remnants of prototypes from the Soviet space shuttle program."

Jerome Okutho's insight:

A photographer recently stumbled across this amazing abandoned cosmodrone. Check out what he found there.

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Creating a Composite Car Photo Using a Parking Lot Snapshot

Creating a Composite Car Photo Using a Parking Lot Snapshot | Mobile Photography | Scoop.it

"A couple of days ago, photographer and retoucher Clint Davis shared a guest post about how he created composite photos for a Mercedes-Benz Sprinter 4x4 brochure."

Jerome Okutho's insight:

This interesting article explains how you can transform an ordinary looking photo into a stunning composite image.

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Teen Girl Shoots Beautiful and Creative Portraits of Her Pet Dogs

Teen Girl Shoots Beautiful and Creative Portraits of Her Pet Dogs | Mobile Photography | Scoop.it

"If you're a dog lover, you've got to check out the photography of 17-year-old photographer Jessica Trinh. Her two main photo subjects are her two dogs."

Jerome Okutho's insight:

These series of photos show how you can take something as ordinary as your pets and transform it into a creative masterpiece. 

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Here's What Photographers Think About the New iPhones

Here's What Photographers Think About the New iPhones | Mobile Photography | Scoop.it
They're very excited about the upgrades
Jerome Okutho's insight:

Apple’s new iPhones pack a flurry of photography upgrades: a new 12-megapixel sensor, 4K video recording and a front-facing flash that utilizes the phone’s display to produce better-looking selfies. 

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Quick Lightroom Tip Using the Graduated Filter

Quick Lightroom Tip Using the Graduated Filter | Mobile Photography | Scoop.it

"This video tip is courtesy of Anthony Morganti and shows us what you can do using the Graduated Filter tool in Lightroom. What if you’ve maxed out your basic adjustments and want to go farther?"

Jerome Okutho's insight:

This quick video tutorial shows you how to use the Graduated filter tool in lightroom to make your images more vibrant. You can apply these techniques to both mobile and traditional photography.

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MIT Created a Camera That Will Never Overexpose a Photograph

MIT Created a Camera That Will Never Overexpose a Photograph | Mobile Photography | Scoop.it

"MIT scientists have designed a new camera that will never overexpose a photograph, no matter what the lighting situation is."

Jerome Okutho's insight:

Overexposure will soon be a forgotten thing once cameras integrate this amazing feature into their cameras.

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John Dean's curator insight, August 21, 2015 1:22 AM

That's really cool technology, but I'm not quite sure if I'd need it right now. Maybe it's one of those things that you don't know you need until you have it?

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The Moon Passing in Front of the Earth, As Seen from 1 Million Miles Away

The Moon Passing in Front of the Earth, As Seen from 1 Million Miles Away | Mobile Photography | Scoop.it

"Last month, NASA shared the first full photo of Earth captured with its new DSCOVR camera that's floating 1 million miles away."

Jerome Okutho's insight:

This is not something you get to see everyday. 

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3 Steps to Photoshop Retouching for Natural Looking Portraits

3 Steps to Photoshop Retouching for Natural Looking Portraits | Mobile Photography | Scoop.it

"In the world of photography, editing and retouching are just as important as the imagery itself. Every image that you see published has been through its fair share of post-processing before it is seen by the public."

Jerome Okutho's insight:

The trick to post-processing is to make it look as if it hasn’t been retouched at all. This article explains how you can achieve fantastic results with all your photos.

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Man Bitten While Taking Selfie with Rattlesnake, Gets $153K Hospital Bill

Man Bitten While Taking Selfie with Rattlesnake, Gets $153K Hospital Bill | Mobile Photography | Scoop.it

"People still aren't getting the message that taking selfies with wild animals can be a very bad idea."

Jerome Okutho's insight:

If you ever think taking a selfie with a venomous animal is a good idea, just keep this story in mind. Apparently, one man had to pay a $153,000 bill as a result of the injuries he got from trying to take this risky selfie. 

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This is What Adobe's Dehaze Slider Does to Photos of the Night Sky

This is What Adobe's Dehaze Slider Does to Photos of the Night Sky | Mobile Photography | Scoop.it

"Adobe's new Dehaze slider has been wowing photographers since it was launched for Lightroom and Adobe Camera RAW last month."

Jerome Okutho's insight:

Adobe's new Dehaze slider is a great tool for removing excess light pollution from photos, leaving them looking more stunning than ever. Here's a quick peek at what you can expect from this feature.

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13 Exercises for Photographers That Can Help Jump-Start Creativity

13 Exercises for Photographers That Can Help Jump-Start Creativity | Mobile Photography | Scoop.it

"Like the world’s tidal waters, photographic creativity ebbs and flows for many of us. Sometimes creativity can use a jump-start, an artificial method to get the photographer to start looking at the world in a new way in order to facilitate, restart, refine, or improve your photography."

Jerome Okutho's insight:

This article contains many ideas on how to get yourself to push through an artistic block or inspire you to further expand your boundaries.

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Photographing the Default Wallpaper for Windows 10

Photographing the Default Wallpaper for Windows 10 | Mobile Photography | Scoop.it

"‘Bliss,’ the default wallpaper that shipped with Windows XP, was photographed in Sonoma County, California, and may be the most viewed photo of all time. "

Jerome Okutho's insight:

Go behind-the-scenes with photographer Bradley G. Munkowitz as he explains how he captured the iconic wallpaper photo for the upcoming Windows 10 operating system.

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Silverlit's DigiCam RC Helicopter is a Tiny Camera with Rotors Attached

Silverlit's DigiCam RC Helicopter is a Tiny Camera with Rotors Attached | Mobile Photography | Scoop.it

"If you have ever looked at a camera lens and wished you could simply stick helicopter rotors on it and then fly it around the house, you are in luck."

Jerome Okutho's insight:

A toy company has created a tiny RC helicopter with a built-in camera capable of taking pictures and videos, and its actually pretty cool.

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Hilton Hamann's curator insight, June 25, 2015 11:32 AM

How cool is this!!