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Panoramic Photo: A Grundy Center Drive

A Panoramic Photo: Grundy Center as seen from the passenger side of my son’s car.   West bound on G Ave.  Friday March 11, 2011

March 14, 2011 Posted by | Life near an Iowa Cornfield, Photoshop Creativity | , , | Leave a comment

Random Fake Band: Blythe Hill Fields

What songs do you think are on this album?

Wanna play along? 1. Go to Wikipedia and click Random article. The article you get is the name of your band.

2. Go to QuotationsPage.com and hit Random Quotes. The last four or five words of the very last quote of the page is the title of your first album.

3. Go to Flickr.com and click on explore the last seven days. The third picture, no matter what it is, will be your album cover. Note: I’m only using Creative Commons licensed pics here, with attributions.

4. Use photoshop or picnik.com (a free online photo editor) to put it all together.

If you do play along, please link back here and I’ll collect the links in a later posting.

February 26, 2011 Posted by | Photoshop Creativity | , | Leave a comment

Movie Mash-up: Wall-E.T.

 

Steven Speilberg decides to work with Pixar instead of Dreamworks animation

February 25, 2011 Posted by | Fluff/Inspiration, Movies, Photoshop Creativity | , , , , | 1 Comment

Fake Movie: The Phantom Menace of the Opera

More Photoshop creativity:

February 24, 2011 Posted by | Fluff/Inspiration, Movies, Photoshop Creativity, Star Wars | , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Fake Movies: Bambo

Continuing on in my efforts to practice my photoshop skills, I am taking a page from Blogs gone by Movie Mash-ups.  A recent commenter asked if I could provide synopses of those movies.  Well, I thought I’d do one better.  Instead of writing out the plots for these wonderful movies, I’ll give you the movie posters.

First up: BAMBO

February 22, 2011 Posted by | Fluff/Inspiration, Movies, Photoshop Creativity | , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Panoramic Photo: Chasing the Clouds

The treeline on  the southside of our property.  I really liked the cloud formations when I shot these photos.

February 19, 2011 Posted by | Ad Man Portfolio, Photoshop Creativity | , , , | Leave a comment

Panoramic Photos: A Creek Runs Through It

The creek that runs through my backyard.  This is a panoramic photo that I shot and put together in Photoshop.

February 18, 2011 Posted by | Ad Man Portfolio, Photoshop Creativity | , , , , | 1 Comment

Random Fake Band:Kraja

This was a game on Facebook a few weeks back.  I’m continuing it here at the blog in an exercise in creativity.  This week’s Fake Band: Kraja

What songs do you think are on this album?

Wanna play along? 1. Go to Wikipedia and click Random article. The article you get is the name of your band.

2. Go to QuotationsPage.com and hit Random Quotes. The last four or five words of the very last quote of the page is the title of your first album.

3. Go to Flickr.com and click on explore the last seven days. The third picture, no matter what it is, will be your album cover. Note: I’m only using Creative Commons licensed pics here, with attributions.

4. Use photoshop or picnik.com (a free online photo editor) to put it all together.

If you do play along, please link back here and I’ll collect the links in a later posting.

January 13, 2011 Posted by | Fluff/Inspiration, Photoshop Creativity | , | Leave a comment