Lisa Rhodes

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How-To: Paper Snowflake Ballerina

Churning out the same old paper snow flakes year after year? Why not upgrade your winter holiday decor to includes these whimsical paper ballerinas?<p>The Krokotak blog has a simple photo tutorial and free printable template for the dancer silhouettes. These would look beautiful hanging in a window …

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Designers Create Their “Dream Room” in a Box at The V&A Museum of Childhood

As part of a doll house themed exhibition called <i>Small Stories: At Home in a Doll’s House</i> at the V&A Museum of Children in London, 19 designers were commissioned to create their “dream room” inside a 12 inch wooden box.<p>The resulting rooms were certainly charming, including scenes such as Katie …

Steampunk Friends for Life: A Little Story About the Power of Networking as a Photographer

This is a story about networking, giving back, friendship, trust, #sharingiscaring and steampunk.<p>Before I moved to Cardiff, Wales, I decided that I …

Underdogs of the Animal World: Raven

Ravens have a pretty bad rep, but after this article, nevermore. Yes, I went there. No, I don’t regret it.<p>People have had some pretty odd beliefs …

Birds

Slow Motion Comparison Of Falcon And Raven Flight

This is a video from Earth Unplugged featuring an ultra slow-motion comparison of peregrine falcon and raven flight, all filmed from a moving vehicle …

How To Make Snow in Photoshop with Custom Brushes

Setting aside the runny noses, forget the frozen fingers and the frostbitten toes, and the winter season can lend itself to some pretty magical …

Graphics

Tutorial: How to ‘Make Eyes Look Amazing’ In Photoshop

One of our favorite Photoshop tutorial websites, Phlearn, yesterday put out a tutorial that is both incredibly useful and a bit scary. Useful because …

How to Use Luminosity Masks in Photoshop to Transform Your Images

From exposure blending to fine contrast adjustments, luminosity masks are one of the most powerful set of tools available to photographers in …

The Photoshop Tool You Thought You Knew & How To Really Use It

It’s the ubiquitous photo editing tool that we all know and love or hate. Since inception in 1988 Photoshop has moved from basic grayscale displaying …

Tutorials

How to Create This Amazing Artwork of a Great Enchantress in Photoshop

Learn how to this surreal photo manipulation of an Great Enchantress with Photoshop. In this tutorial, you’ll learn how to create your amazing …

Graphics

Removing Color Casts

I want to share this really great way of removing a color cast from your images. This can be pretty tricky especially with portraits. You know, when …

Create a Photo Manipulation of a Fisherman in a Lake

Learn how to create this photo manipulation of a fisherman in a scenic lake dreamscape with Photoshop. In this tutorial, you’ll learn how to create …

4 Steps to Photoshop Artistry Using Fine Art Grunge Techniques

Art doesn't always have to be so darn pretty. What if instead you let yourself RELAX a bit, lighten up, and have some fun?

3 Easy Steps Using Photoshop to Making your Images POP

Having taught in-depth image post-processing workshops for Photoshop users, I’ve found that three of the simplest techniques are the ones that people …

Photography

How to Create Freckles in Photoshop

Creating a Custom Brush in Photoshop<p>In order to make freckles look real when applied in Photoshop we have to start with a Texture that is organic and …

Tutorials

Twitter / Account Suspended

Add this Tweet to your website by copying the code below. Learn more<p>Add this video to your website by copying the code below. Learn more

Robo Raven Robot Can Flap its Wings Like a Real Bird

Engineers have already managed to build robots that glide, run, and buzz. Now two professors from the University of Maryland Robotics Center have …

Rookwood Studio

ONE HOUR PHOTO SESSION GIVEAWAY<p>Redeemable after the 19th of April, 2014, by appointment.<p>Studio location: Guildford, NSW.<p>...<p>Photographer: Lisa …

RT @brynature: Quite Scary straight on ? Clever birds . #crow #corvid http://t.co/pLVQmRnIoq

Robert Pollien

Near Falcon’s Peak, 12 x 18, graphite and conte on Canson board<p>Sketching in Carbon County, Wyoming:<p>Carbon County, WY, Snowy Range, graphite and Chalk …

My wild crow friend waits for a treat. #corvid http://t.co/s6u7yDILyx

Crow taking a bath in a tub

Translation

Common Raven

About the Common Raven<p>Common ravens are actually rather remarkable animals. These sleek, black birds are excellent and acrobatic fliers on par with falcons and hawks. Such aerial skills are on display during breeding season, when exciting mating rituals include an elaborate dance of chases, dives, …

Keep caw and corvid on http://t.co/LuINZjTbZJ