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Flickr’s “20 Under 20” Photography Selections

Five judges have selected the 20 most talented young photographers on Flickr for an online exhibition, “20 Under 20.” I had already featured one of the artists, Berta Vicente Salas who is precisely 20 years old. And now I’m sharing the work of 10 other creatives who explore a variety of themes from capturing the […]

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Art Digital Photo Retouching Surreal

A Land for Dreamers

An image that went viral on the web is “Go Your Own Road” by Erik Johansson. Since 2009, this Swedish artist has become internationally acclaimed with a large following on Facebook, commissioned by companies like Adobe, Microsoft and Google, and invited to speak at TEDSalon in London. Johansson is more inspired by painters like Dali […]

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Advertising Digital Photo Retouching Photography

Gologlu’s Unreal Photos

From trucks transporting the biggest pencils in the world, to teenage girls with bearded knees, Emre Gologlu’s images lure spectators to look more than once. This Istanbul photographer creates diverse visuals for advertising campaigns of Veet, Jack Daniel’s and BMW. Images © Emre Gologlu Via OneEyeland

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Q&A with Picture Illusionist Kevin Corrado

American artist Kevin Corrado dips his hand in blue paint and places it in front of a sea backdrop to create an interesting visual effect. This simple yet clever image is part of a new series titled “Transfer,” which includes a green version with a forest and a white one with clouds. Corrado’s passion for […]

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Art Collage Photo Retouching

Digital Collages with Vintage Flair

I am an admirer of hand-cut collages, however, nowadays this technique is less used by artists as many prefer to crop images via Photoshop. An example is Joseba Elorza who does a great job at digitally composing pictures to give an old-school collage appearance. You can see the making of one of his photomontages at […]

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Art Digital Photo Retouching Photography

Serene Moments

Luis Mariano Gonzalez’s dreamy sunset images were taken in a village where he lives close to Madrid. His pictures are digitally edited and have a heavy dose of color manipulation. For example the last picture within post, the green tones were altered to blue ones, and he explains it was to give an unreal and […]

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Thomas Barbey: Living in a Surreal World

In every location Thomas Barbey has traveled to, he has taken photographs and used them to create artistic montages of his envisioned fictional worlds. Working with negatives and double exposures, each scene is displayed in black and white or sepia; inspired by his travels, everyday life, and art by Magritte, Escher and Roger Dean.