The Star Wars Droids – Poster Three

The third creation in the series of my Star Wars posters.  This one is a little different as the top scene is made entirely of shapes and textures.  I loaded the shapes and applied a layer style to the shape and then formed them into the front window, the console …

Darth Vader Poster

The second of my Star Wars creations – Darth Vader.  I had originally planned to put several of the villains together, but thought I would have a poster for each.  I did have a couple other images of Darth Vader that I cut out, but I really couldn’t figure out …

Boba Fett Finished Poster

Finally after a week of building elements such as planets and galaxies, cutting subjects out of images with the pen tool,  extracting fire and explosion from their background with a channel selection in Photoshop, and merging multiple images from my own library, I have a finished poster. I didn’t count …

Boba Fett the Bounty Hunter

I started my first Star Wars series and have finished just the top scene of the Boba Fett poster.  Overall I hope to complete about 4 or 5 posters with the various images that I captured of the characters.  The first one will be the famous bounty hunter Boba Fett …

Update on LR/Instagram Plugin

Yesterday I provide a couple of tips on the LR/Instagram plugin.  On outstanding topic to be tested was whether you could stage several images in the area “New Photos to be Published” , ensure your settings were set to only publish “1” at a time, and then select one of …

Using Lightroom to Instagram Plugin

I’m working to refresh my website and get some more interesting content on it, as well as get more of my own social media feeds hooked up to my site.  I have not been using my Instagram account because I don’t really capture images on my phone; I pretty much …

Adaptive Wide Angle Filter

Most of us are use to doing Panorama shots and stitching them together with either Lightroom or Photoshop.  But sometimes, depending upon where you were able to stand, or the subject of your composition, you might have some distortion on your corners. Lightroom’s panoramic feature is extremely easy to use …

Having Fun with Panorama

This is the post office building in Bucharest.  And it is definitely NOT circular.  It does however take up an entire block and is a massive old building. I stood on the opposite side of the street and took six images portrait with the camera.  The original image thumbnails are …