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« on: February 20, 2010 06:05:49 AM »

Oh my! What's this? Is it a small model that someone spent hours and hours straining their eyes to work on?

 
Admittedly, no, it's just a trick in Photoshop but funky and deceiving nonetheless! I wanted to know if it worked (as in, that it looked like an actual model), so I showed it to a professional photographer/Photoshop guy, who was baffled that I managed to make something so small. It was totally worth the look on his face when I told him it was a method called tilt shift and it takes about 5 minutes to do in Photohop!

Here's a few more "models"  Grin

Mini Choisey-Le-Roi, Paris


Mini Tractor


Mini climber


Mini Sleeping Man


 If anyone wants to try this for themselves, the finest tutorial is here!
http://www.thephotoargus.com/tutorials/how-to-tur-your-favorite-photo-into-a-miniature-masterpiece/
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« Reply #1 on: February 20, 2010 07:28:51 AM »

I've been wondering how to do this technique and you've done such a great job of it!  I especially like the Mini Choisey-Le-Roi, Paris.  And the tractor.  And the climber.  Thanks so much for the link!
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« Reply #2 on: February 20, 2010 12:42:33 PM »

I love tilt shift photos! here's one I made last summer.

thats a pic of me and a frend on a rhino.
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« Reply #3 on: February 20, 2010 01:02:21 PM »

That's an awesome picture bonesaw! Expertly done Smiley it's a lot of fun to do, isn't it?

You're welcome MistressT!
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« Reply #4 on: February 20, 2010 04:17:18 PM »

Tilt-Shift is fun. I love the tractor. Here's one I did of my college campus a few years ago.

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« Reply #5 on: February 21, 2010 01:27:19 PM »

I can't wait to try this!  My dad is currently moving his model train stuff into it's own room... these will be really cool to make for him to hang up!  Thanks!
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« Reply #6 on: February 21, 2010 02:37:11 PM »

You're welcome! Smiley
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