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Thursday, June 30, 2016

The big event - Das große Ereignis

Trench Open Final: Philip Marlowe vs. Peter Falk (alias Columbo). After long counting Peter Falk made it with only 2 creases advantage. 5:6, 6:4, 5:6.
Trench Open Finale: Philip Marlowe vs. Peter Falk (alias Columbo). Nach langem Zählen konnte sich Peter Falk mit lediglich 2 Knautschfalten Vorsprung mit 5:6, 6:4, 5:6 durchsetzen.

#Photography: Using Color to Create Strong Photo Compositions

I like the colours in tv series CSI Miami
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Color is one of the most obvious elements of composition. Everyone knows that intense colors make people take notice of your images. Ever wonder why there are so many sunset and flower shots? Color…

#Photography: Using Color to Create Strong Photo Compositions

#Musicproduction: Matthieu Brucher releases #free ATKAutoSwell 1.0 for Mac & Win VST & AU #freedownload

Matthieu Brucher has announced the release of ATKAutoSwell, a free plug-in for Mac OS X and Windows that is designed to lower the output sound after it crosses the threshold.

#Musicproduction: Matthieu Brucher releases #free ATKAutoSwell 1.0 for Mac & Win VST & AU #freedownload

Song of the day: Take it now or never get it,...

Song of the day: Take it now or never get it, (grab it, baby, grab it) http://www.vienna.cc/kunst/songs/song_this_is_the_moment.htm
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#Photoshop: Quick Tip: How to Make a Panorama

Today I am going to show you a fast and simple way to stitch together a photo using Photoshop! Okay, so we jump into Photoshop and we are going to create a new document, any dimensions will do, tha…

#Photoshop: Quick Tip: How to Make a Panorama


Wednesday, June 29, 2016

#Photography: Tips for Dark Beauty Stylized Portrait Photography

Idea for gothic lady
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When shooting a portrait, the conventional wisdom involves using bright, evenly-coloured light to bring out the model’s sweet inner glow. Sometimes, though, you might desire an aesthetic that is a …

#Photography: Tips for Dark Beauty Stylized Portrait Photography


Industry with great future - Industrie mit großer Zukunft

Construct letter boxes. Great perspectives. Many people like to have holidays on the beach, but some like to go off-shore. Interesting that Panama has shorelines with two oceans (Atlantic, Pacific) but is known as off-shore paradise.

Briefkästen bauen. Große Zukunftschancen. Viele Leute fahren ja gern in Urlaub an das Meer. Es gibt aber genug, die off-shore fahren. Interessant ist, dass Panama Küstenlinien an zwei Weltmeeren hat (Atlantik und Pazifik), aber trotzdem als off-shore Paradies gilt.

#Photoshop: 34 Photoshop Tutorials That Will Leave You Looking Like A Pro

This time we are bringing you a lot of Photoshop tutorials on all sorts of topics. It's meant to be a good collection for those who aren't quite pro yet, but want to be. From making amazing busines…

#Photoshop: 34 Photoshop Tutorials That Will Leave You Looking Like A Pro

Song of the day: And when the rain has gone,...

Song of the day: And when the rain has gone, The sun comes out again http://www.vienna.cc/kunst/songs/song_lets_do_action.htm

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#Photoshop: How To Install And Load New Brushes

Brushes are in abundance all over the Internet. You can create entire pictures just from using a series of brushes. And this can make your startup stand out.
With the Photoshop niche booming, a lot of newer Photoshop users find themselves wondering about how they can install these brushes for themselves. In this tutorial, you are going to learn about how brushes work and how you can go about adding them to your version of Photoshop.

#Photoshop: How To Install And Load New Brushes

Tuesday, June 28, 2016

#Photography: How to Create a Catch Light in Your Natural Light Portraits

What is a catch light, and why you should have it in your portraits? A very popular technique in portraiture – a catch light is a spark of light in your subject’s eyes. This spark will help you to …

#Photography: How to Create a Catch Light in Your Natural Light Portraits

Warrant here, warrant there - Garantien hier und da

Warrant on everything. On ice boxes, tvs, computer, shavers. But no warrant on wifes. Well, maybe not bad. If the wife croaks they don't give you another of the same model.
Auf alles gibt es Garantien. Auf Kühlschränke, Rasierapparate, Computer. Nur auf Ehefrauen nicht. Ist vielleicht gut so. Wenn die Alte mal verreckt ist, dann schieben sie dir nicht das gleiche Modell nochmal rein.

#Photoshop: How to Make Local Contrast Adjustments With Curves

Curves are powerful: they offer speed and efficiency in your post-production workflow like nothing else. For a novice, though, curves might even be a little too powerful. Fear not! Curves are not a…

#Photoshop: How to Make Local Contrast Adjustments With Curves

Song of the day: I follow where you gone to,....

Song of the day: I follow where you gone to, Only to be near you http://www.vienna.cc/kunst/songs/song_dreamgirl.htm

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#Streetphotography: Sleeping in the tramway

#Streetphotography: Sleeping in the tramway


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#Photography: Is Post-Processing Evil?

No, is not. I post process all my photos.
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Artists can be a self-righteous bunch. There will always be the purists, those who don’t even own a digital camera, and then there are those who recognize the importance of Photoshop and other tool…

#Photography: Is Post-Processing Evil?

Monday, June 27, 2016

#Photoshop: How to Compress Animated GIF Files Without Losing Image Quality

Animated GIFs, more than any other digital image format, have become ingrained in online culture. JPEGs are more or less a continuation of traditional photography, but GIFs are something new and powerful. Widespread broadband has led to video streaming in the last decade but, before that, the only way to easily share moving images was using GIFs.

#Photoshop: How to Compress Animated GIF Files Without Losing Image Quality

Positive or not ? - Positiv oder nicht ?

Positive compliment or not: "You are still in good condition". A universal saying and finally a disturbing impact for all ages.
Ist das nun ein positives Kompliment oder nicht: "Du hast dich gut gehalten". Universell einsetzbar und letztlich für alle Altersklassen verstörend in der Wirkung

#Musicproduction: Le Sound By AudioGaming releases AudioWeather #Free - dynamic weather system for post production #freedownload

Let it rain, let it rain…
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AudioWeather is the DAW plugin version of Le Sound's dynamic weather system for game audio. It demonstrates how AudioWind and AudioRain can be linked with an intelligent weather model. The goal is to allow sound designers to rapidly shape the weather synchronous to video images, saving tedious hours of manual editing of recordings.

#Musicproduction: Le Sound By AudioGaming releases AudioWeather #Free - dynamic weather system for post production #freedownload

Song of the day: So hold on for a while,...

Song of the day: So hold on for a while, And let me talk to you http://www.vienna.cc/kunst/songs/song_dreamgirl.htm

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#Musicproduction: Audio Vitamins releases Contra Free (Win & OS X) #freedownload

Welcome Contra, a plugin that is designed to help you make some crucial decisions in the mix without having to grab that mouse and click. Keeping your ears focused on the mix, will mean that your mix will sound better and you’ll get to the end product quicker. You will be able to...

#Musicproduction: Audio Vitamins releases Contra Free (Win & OS X) #freedownload

Sunday, June 26, 2016

#Photography: What is HDR Photography?

Photography, which was once a passion of people, is now a full time profession of many. To help professionals bring out the best effect, several new technologies have been introduced in this field....

#Photography: What is HDR Photography?

Voice of the people unheard - Die Stimme des Volkes ungehört

People are upset that the voice of the people is not heard. But if a government agency listens to the voice of the people they protest against NSA.
Die Leute regen sich auf, dasss auf die Stimme des Volkes nicht gehört wird. Und dann hört mal eine staatliche Stelle auf ihre Bürger ist es auch wieder nicht recht. Dann protestieren sie gegen NSA.

#Photography: HDR Tutorial – High Dynamic Range Photography Tutorial

The first thang you’re gonna need is some HDR Software. If you have a Mac, I strongly recommend Aurora HDR Pro then follow the Free HDR Tutorial for Macs. If you use Windows, I recommend getting Ph…

#Photography: HDR Tutorial – High Dynamic Range Photography Tutorial


Song of the day: Others sack a dozen,

Song of the day: Others sack a dozen, But I want fairy more http://www.vienna.cc/kunst/songs/song_lets_do_action.htm

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I'm a sloth auf der FM4-Bühne am Donauinselfest 2016

I'm a sloth ist eine Grunge-Band aus Wien. Beim Donauinselfest habe ich die Bandauf der FM4-Bühne gesehen. Die Band spielt nicht nur Graunge der 90er, sondern auch Voodoo Chile von Jimi Hendrix, wobei Gitarrist Bernhard Drexler die Gitarre in die Luft schmeißt. Jimis einfluß auf das Gitarrenspiel ist kaum zu übersehen.

Ende März 2012 veröffentlichten I'm a Sloth ihr Debütalbum "Satisfashion", ein neues Album ist geplant.

Die 2009 gegründete Band kommt aus Wien und besteht aus drei Musikern:

  • Bernhard Drexler (Gitarre/Gesang/Bass)
  • Flora Ska (Bass/Gesang/Gitarre)
  • Andreas Kuzmits (Schlagzeug)


Facebook:
https://www.facebook.com/imasloth
Website
https://imasloth.bandcamp.com/

#Photography: How To Use EXIF Information To Take Better Photos

As a beginning photographer, it’s a good idea to learn about all of the different aperture, shutter speed, focal length, and ISO settings that contribute to a great picture. You want to know how al…

#Photography: How To Use EXIF Information To Take Better Photos

Saturday, June 25, 2016

#Photography: Street Photography Techniques with a Smartphone

Street photographer and professor Richard Koci Hernandez is an admirer of the past, present, and future. He wants his digital images to have an analog feel, and he uses different smartphone apps an…

#Photography: Street Photography Techniques with a Smartphone


Computer explained for dummies - Computer einfach erklärt

Hardware is a machine, software is the reason why it does not work
Hardware ist ein Gerät, Software ist warum es nicht macht.

#Photoshop: Remove Anything From a Picture

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You might think that it’s a complicated process to remove objects from photographs. But really Photoshop makes it quite simple, even when removing all traces of a person from digital photographs. R…

#Photoshop: Remove Anything From a Picture


Song of the day: Lazybone! Drifter! Ignorant, you guys!

Song of the day: Lazybone! Drifter! Ignorant, you guys! Poet! Philosopher! What can be more precise? http://www.vienna.cc/kunst/songs/song_the_sun.htm

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#Photography: How to Get the Correct Exposure at Night with These Helpful Tips

Exposing your photos correctly at night can be a bit challenging, and will certainly require some trial and error. In this article, you will learn helpful information to minimize the learning curve…

#Photography: How to Get the Correct Exposure at Night with These Helpful Tips

Friday, June 24, 2016

#Photography: How to do Day-to-Night Motion Timelapse Photography with Traffic

Mark Thorpe has created a step-by-step video tutorial on how to shoot a day-to-night traffic timelapse. Read on for the tutorial, Mark’s top tips for starting out with timelapse photography, and hi…

#Photography: How to do Day-to-Night Motion Timelapse Photography with Traffic


Efficient partner search - Effiziente Partnersuche

Speed dating is very efficient. Great partner turnover in short time. Like the scatter-gun principle there is a good chance for a convenient shot.
Speed-Dating ist effizient. Großer Partner-Umsatz in kurzer Zeit. Nach dem Schrotflinten-Prinzip ist die Chance für einen geeigneten Abschuß durchaus gegeben.

Photography: The Good, The Bad, and the Ugly of Watermarks and When and How to Use Them Effectively

When going out and photographing you put your heart and soul in to capturing that special moment, and later, you may pay great care and attention to finishing the image off in post-processing. You …

#Photography: The Good, The Bad, and the Ugly of Watermarks and When and How to Use Them Effectively

Song of the day: I'm in the world of MP3,...

Song of the day: I'm in the world of MP3, There's only dirty sound and me http://www.vienna.cc/kunst/songs/song_never_stop_the_music.htm

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#Photoshop: Nature Rebirth in Spring Photoshop Tutorial

Learn how to create a lovely spring poster in Photoshop. Use this nature rebirth theme to create posters, flyers, invitations for different events like weddings. This is an easy Photoshop lesson perfect even for beginners.

#Photoshop: Nature Rebirth in Spring Photoshop Tutorial

Thursday, June 23, 2016

#Photoshop: How to Retouch Skin in Photoshop

In this Photoshop tutorial, I’ll show you how to retouch skin professionally in Photoshop. You’ll learn how to reduce skin flaws, blemishes like a pro using non-destructive techniques in Photoshop....

#Photoshop: How to Retouch Skin in Photoshop

Teacher's job - Lehrer's Aufgabe

Teachers have a hard job. Always facing a snotty, obstreperous crowd. And have to assert themselves. No easy job. And I am only talking about the parents.

Lehrer haben es nicht leicht. Sie stehen einer rotzfrechen, opponierenden Meute gegenüber, gegen die sie sich immer wieder durchsetzen müssen. Keine leichte aufgabe. Und die Kinder dieser Meute sind auch nicht besser, nur öfter präsent.

#Photoshop: #After Effects: #Free Plugins: Ugly Box, Flicker Freak, Simple Gradient, Cartoon Bubble #freedownload

Every so often we release a free plugin. And while we don't have any new ones to talk about, I wanted to mention the free ones we currently have available. There are three video plugins available for AE, Premiere, and FCP and one Photoshop plugin.

#Photoshop: #After Effects: #Free Plugins: Ugly Box, Flicker Freak, Simple Gradient, Cartoon Bubble #freedownload

Song of the day: Not a word to hear,...

#Musicproduction: HeadlessBuddha Samples offers Tape DD-10 drum machine as a freebie #freedownload

‘What a cool old dirty drum machine!’– Me about the Yamaha DD-10 when I first saw it some years ago.
This is really a charming lo-fi low cost 8-bit drum machine released in 1988 aimed at the home market and I really love it. I’m writing in first person because I wanted to get really personal about this one. This is one of my all time favorites and it’s the sample pack I use the most when it comes to drum machines.

#Musicproduction: HeadlessBuddha Samples offers Tape DD-10 drum machine as a freebie #freedownload

Wednesday, June 22, 2016

Planning life - Lebensplanung

Life is more easy if you synchronize your life with the bus schedule.
Man lebt durchaus besser, wenn man seinen Lebensrhythmus nach dem Busfahrplan ausrichtet.

#Photography: How to Adjust Exposure with Aperture and ISO

In the second part of this series (part 1 on exposure stops) on exposure adjustment using aperture and ISO, Joshua Cripps explains how these two parameters can be used to change the brightness of y…

#Photography: How to Adjust Exposure with Aperture and ISO


#Photography: Adapting to Weather and Time of Day as a Photographer

Have you ever been in the position where your shutter finger is just itching to take some photos? You look outside and the weather is overcast and the sun is nowhere to be found. Take heart; you do…

#Photography: Adapting to Weather and Time of Day as a Photographer

Song of the day: I google up for tunes I really need...

Song of the day: I google up for tunes I really need, I look up http://www.vienna.cc/kunst/songs/song_the_beat.htm

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#Photography: 5 Steps to Increase the Sharpness of Your Photographs

Here are five steps you can take which help to increase the sharpness of your photographs: Somewhat of an obvious point, but a very important one nonetheless. If your lenses and/or filters have dus…

#Photography: 5 Steps to Increase the Sharpness of Your Photographs

Tuesday, June 21, 2016

Worth to us - Was es uns wert ist

Strange: Those who we entrust our kids get less payed than those who we entrust our money.
Seltsam: Die, denen wir unsere Kinder anvertrauen, sind schlechter bezahlt als die, denen wir unser Geld anvertrauen.

#Photography: Photographic Standard: How to Critique Your Own Photos

It has been that said the most difficult thing for man to do is to judge his or her creative work, objectively. Be honest, can you tell when your work seems to be missing something? More importantl…

#Photography: Photographic Standard: How to Critique Your Own Photos

#Musicproduction: Mercuriall Audio Software releases 64-bit AAX version of Tube Amp Ultra 530 for Mac & Win (incl. #free version)

Mercuriall Audio Software has released 64-bit AAX versions of the Tube Amp Ultra 530 for Mac OS X and Windows.
The AAX version is free for current owners of the plugin.
Free version limitations:
  • Modeled Triodes - one Tung-Sol.
  • Allowed Sample rates - only 44.1 kHz.
  • Allowed Oversamplings - Fixed in the X2 state.
  • Computing engines - Fixed in the Fast state.
  • Allowed Cabinets - 4x12 Modern V30 cabinet.
  • Restrictions of tweaking - The change of many parameters was restricted.
Price: $59.99

#Musicproduction: Mercuriall Audio Software releases 64-bit AAX version of Tube Amp Ultra 530 for Mac & Win (incl. #free version)


Song of the day: Money cannot buy me...

Song of the day: Money cannot buy me, Not a smallest piece http://www.vienna.cc/kunst/songs/song_i_want_your_love.htm

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#Photography: 4 Tips for Pre-Visualizing - Look Before You Shoot

Pre-visualizing is an art form, that I believe, is not taught enough these days. It is the foundation for an artist or photographer to establish lighting, background, foreground elements, composition, and harmony. You need to establish all this before lifting a camera to your eye. Let’s look at some techniques and tips for pre-visualizing.

#Photography: 4 Tips for Pre-Visualizing - Look Before You Shoot

Monday, June 20, 2016

Party the hard way one last time - Ein letztes Mal noch richtig krachen lassen

If grandpa eats a finger twist of black powder every day he will party hard at crematory. He is really old. So old that he saw the Dead Sea alive.
Wenn Opa jeden Tag eine Prise Schwarzpulver zu sich nimmt, läßt er es im Krematorium noch einmal richtig krachen. Er ist halt schon alt. Angeblich kannte er das tote Meer als es noch lebte.

#Photoshop: How to Transform a Face into a POP ART Poster

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In this tutorial I’ll teach you How to Transform a Face into a POP ART Poster In Photoshop.

#Photoshop: How to Transform a Face into a POP ART Poster


#Photography: 5 Tips for Thinking Out of the Box to Inspire Your Photography at Home

You carry your camera with you everywhere you go, day in and day out, but you just don’t see Kodak moments any more? If you know that feeling, than you must have been around shutters and lenses for…

#Photography: 5 Tips for Thinking Out of the Box to Inspire Your Photography at Home

Song of the day: It sounds easy,...

Song of the day: It sounds easy, Aaaaaaaaah Ah Aaaaaaaaah http://www.vienna.cc/kunst/songs/song_i_love_you.htm

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#Photography: What to Do When Your Images Are Used Without Permission

Finding out your image or artwork has been used without your knowledge or say-so can be a punch in the gut. In this tutorial, we’ll look at positive action you can take to seek a fair outcome.
I recently discovered that one of my pictures had been used by a large newspaper chain, without my permission. After careful consideration and patience, I reached a successful...

#Photography: What to Do When Your Images Are Used Without Permission

Sunday, June 19, 2016

Is it real pain? - Ist das wahrer Schmerz?

After splitting up you don't need to cry. That's only phantom pain.
Nach einer Trennung braucht man nicht weinen. Das sind nur Phantomschmerzen.

#Photoshop: Creating a Lens Flare Effect and Dust Particles

This article isn’t about how to magically transform your images using Photoshop. The real magic of Photoshop is trying to convince the viewer that no effects were added at all, and that the image w…

#Photoshop: Creating a Lens Flare Effect and Dust Particles

#Photoshop: How To Brighten Enhance Change Color and Make Eyes Pop - Tutorial

This training tutorial was recorded in Adobe Photoshop CS6 but the techniques used will work just as well in Adobe Photoshop CS6 through the latest Adobe Photoshop CC. This comprehensive video takes you step-by-step through the complete process from beginning images clear through to the final composite image.

#Photoshop: How To Brighten Enhance Change Color and Make Eyes Pop - Tutorial


Song of the day: All my shyness falls off me,...

Song of the day: All my shyness falls off me, Can it ever happen you love me? http://www.vienna.cc/kunst/songs/song_say_yes.htm

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#Photoshop: How to Add a Reflection

There is one thing in photography that seems to be universally loved – reflections. They aren’t always easy to get, especially if water is involved. The wind only has to be blowing slightly to crea…

#Photoshop: How to Add a Reflection

Saturday, June 18, 2016

Analogies in zoo - Analogien im Zoo

Comparisons besides clichees like apehouse (parliament) or shark water (stock exchange):
Hippotamus: Political animal - big mouth, bogs down
Kangaroo: Bank animal - living large with empty sack
Spectacled cobra: Studied animal - studied political science or something else without rhyme or reason
Vergleiche abseits üblicher Klischees wie Affenhaus (Parlament) oder Haifischbecken (Börse):
Nilpferd: Politisches Pferd - großes Maul, lebt im Sumpf
Känguruh: Bankiertier - macht große Sprünge mit leerem Sack
Brillenschlange: Studiertes Tier - studierte Politologie oder was anderes ohne Hand und Fuß

#Photography: 5 Reasons Why Converting to Black and White May Improve Your Image

Photography styles are always down to personal taste, in my opinion. I respect that; people have different preferences, and in the same vein photographers can’t please everybody. This also applies …

#Photography: 5 Reasons Why Converting to Black and White May Improve Your Image

#Photoshop: Quick Tip: Create a Wood Panel Texture

In today's quick tip tutorial we will demonstrate how to create a wood panel texture in Photoshop.

#Photoshop: Quick Tip: Create a Wood Panel Texture

Song of the day: There is one thing that...

Song of the day: There is one thing that I want you to know:, I don't want to let you go http://www.vienna.cc/kunst/songs/song_i_dont_want_to_let_you_go.htm

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#Photography: 4 Questions to Ask Yourself Before You Shoot to Help Improve Your Photography

One of the nice things about mobile phones is that virtually all of them have cameras built in, which means almost anyone can be a photographer and has at their disposal quite an advanced piece of …

#Photography: 4 Questions to Ask Yourself Before You Shoot to Help Improve Your Photography

Friday, June 17, 2016

Intolerance no - Keine Intoleranz

I am against intolerance. I even do not have lactose intolerance.
Ich bin prinzipiell gegen Intoleranz. Sogar Laktose-Intoleranz habe ich nicht.

#Photography: Using Contrast For Better Images

What makes something special? Is it special on its own, or is it only special when compared to everything else around it? Contrast is what happens when you place two polar opposites right next to e…

#Photography: Using Contrast For Better Images

#Photography: Different Perspectives To Spice Up Your Photos

Perspective refers to the relationship of imaged objects in a photograph. Sounds exciting, right? Believe it or not it actually is! You probably do not give it much thought but every time you take …

#Photography: Different Perspectives To Spice Up Your Photos

Song of the day: Never stop the music,...

Song of the day: Never stop the music, Never stop the music http://www.vienna.cc/kunst/songs/song_never_stop_the_music.htm

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#Photography: 5 Advantages of Using a Fully Manual Lens

Shooting with a manual lens centers your attention on the precise image you want to produce. Once you get the hang of shooting manual (here are two prior dPS tutorials: Tips for Using Legacy Lenses…

#Photography: 5 Advantages of Using a Fully Manual Lens

Thursday, June 16, 2016

Real beauty? - Wahre Schönheit?

Beauty comes from inside? X-ray pictures are not so cool
Schönheit kommt von innen? So geil sind Röntgenbilder auch wieder nicht.

#Photoshop: How to Create a Cool Dot-Matrix Text Effect

In the following tutorial you will learn how to create a liquid recipient text effect. You will begin by creating the pattern for the liquid and then you will use a font made of circles, as a recip…

#Photoshop: How to Create a Cool Dot-Matrix Text Effect

#Lightroom: The 6 Most Important Things You Need to Know about Lightroom's Develop Module

Lightroom is powerful, but it’s also complex and has a steep learning curve. If you feel overwhelmed by all the options, there’s great value in taking a simple approach and learning to use the tool…

#Lightroom: The 6 Most Important Things You Need to Know about Lightroom's Develop Module

Song of the day: Nightly when paper-pushers sleep...

Song of the day: Nightly when paper-pushers sleep, And the nightline bus jolts down http://www.vienna.cc/kunst/songs/song_the_beat.htm

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#Photography: How to Take Photos That Make a Lasting Impression

In their latest edition of Through the Lens, Adorama presents Christopher Hainey, a Chicago based photographer, designer, and content creator. He’s also the drummer of the band Maps & Atlases. Born…

#Photography: How to Take Photos That Make a Lasting Impression


Wednesday, June 15, 2016

If they would have known - Wenn die gewußt hätten

If the apes 60,000 years ago would have known what they would be when they come down from the trees, they would have stayed on it.
Wenn vor 60.000 Jahren die Affen gewußt hätten, was aus ihnen mal wird, wenn sie von den Bäumen steigen, wären sie wahrscheinlich oben geblieben.

#Photoshop: Useful Photoshop Tutorials for Designing Abstract Backgrounds

Sure there are some people who might not notice backgrounds, but the role they play in making the entire artwork look more interesting and visually alluring is paramount. They really do help to tie…

#Photoshop: Useful Photoshop Tutorials for Designing Abstract Backgrounds

#Photography: 8 Reasons to Love Long Exposure Photography

Long exposure photography is not a new type of photography, but it is one that is gaining in popularity. Many photographers are buying Neutral Density filters (ND Filters – more on them below) to c…

#Photography: 8 Reasons to Love Long Exposure Photography

Song of the day: What I need is just...

Song of the day: What I need is just the sun, For relaxing in the shade http://www.vienna.cc/kunst/songs/song_the_sun.htm

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#Photography: Six Essential Steps to Taking Great Photographs

Whether you have been creating photographs for years, or only for few weeks, your goals and dreams are to create great photographs that everyone will admire. You may notice this is not an easy task, and I’m sure that most of the time you experience more disappointments than successes. But don’t worry, I have for you six essential steps that will help you speed up the process, and give you confidence on your journey to these elusive great photographs.

#Photography: Six Essential Steps to Taking Great Photographs

Tuesday, June 14, 2016

Google car on strike - Google Auto im Streik

Hitcher: My self driving car is on strike and went to service station.
Autostopper: Mein selbstfahrendes Auto streikt und ist in die Werkstatt gefahren.

#Photography: 3 Easy Portrait Photo Setups

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Lighting and posing are two things that every successful portrait photographer has to learn. And though it may seem a bit complicated if you scan through tutorials, it doesn’t really need to be. In…

#Photography: 3 Easy Portrait Photo Setups


#Musicproduction: Ample Sound releases "Ample Bass P Lite" #free software

Ample Sound has released Ample Bass P Lite II (ABPL), a free "lite" version of ABP, recorded on a Fender Precision Bass.

#Musicproduction: Ample Sound releases "Ample Bass P Lite" #free software

Song of the day: It's all behind me,...

Song of the day: It's all behind me, It's all behind http://www.vienna.cc/kunst/songs/song_its_all_behind_me.htm

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#Photography: How to Create Conceptual Photographs

Conceptual photography is a type of photography whose primary intent is to communicate a message. The concept is both pre-conceived and, if successful, understandable in the final image. Fine art p…

#Photography: How to Create Conceptual Photographs

Monday, June 13, 2016

midem 2016 - short report

50th anniversary of midem this year (2016). Here a short report including pictures from midem, Cannes, Singapore musician druv kent and a great Taiwan show.50.midem in diesem Jahr (2016). Hier ein kurzer Bericht mit Bildern von der Midem, Cannes, Druv Kent aus Singapur und eine großartige Taiwan-Show.

On the tombstone - Am Grabstein

Modern headstone reads: Batery dead, no app available. ABORT - retry - ignore.
Grabsteininschrift: Akku leer, keine App verfügbar. ABORT - retry - ignore.

#Photography: How to Create Dramatic Portraits in Your Garage

If I want to take dramatic portraits on a black backdrop (without even needing a single light), a garage is your new go to spot. This is the simplest (and most makeshift looking) setup that I use. …

#Photography: How to Create Dramatic Portraits in Your Garage

#Photography: It's not the camera you have - it's what you do with it

One day, as I was looking up to the stars, a revelation came upon me. It got imprinted into me that my career should be in photography. That’s the story I’d like to tell myself about how I entered …

#Photography: It's not the camera you have - it's what you do with it

Song of the day: Taking pictures that nobody ever has...

Song of the day: Taking pictures that nobody ever has done, Shooting ev'ryone and on and on http://www.vienna.cc/kunst/songs/song_lomophotographer.htm

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#Photography: Tips for Sharp Photos

Have you ever compared your own photographs to those of a more advanced photographer and wondered how they get their images so sharp? I mean, just look at them! Everything in their photographs is s…

#Photography: Tips for Sharp Photos

Sunday, June 12, 2016

Kangaroos - Känguruhs

In Australia they eat kangaroo testes. I did not know that kangaroos have testes, because they hop around and land on their balls.
In Australien essen die angeblich Känguruh-Hoden. Wußte nicht, dass die Känguruhs Hoden haben, wie ldie springen ja immer so rum und landen auf den Dingern.

#Photoshop: Quick Tip: How to Remove Reflections in Eyeglasses

When capturing a portrait, eyeglasses can be a really reflective pain. Fortunately, photographer and educator Scott Kelby put together a quick tutorial that’ll show you two ways to fix this issue in Photoshop.

#Photoshop: Quick Tip: How to Remove Reflections in Eyeglasses


#Photoshop: PS Lighting Effects Tutorials

There are many techniques used by designers to achieve wonderful lighting results, some of which we will show you today, with the help of 15 Photoshop Lighting Effects Tutorials. These well designed tutorials and great techniques used in, will lead you to accomplish your projects with lots of twinkle in your work. Make an impact on your audience with these dazzling effects.

#Photoshop: PS Lighting Effects Tutorials

Song of the day: Ev'rything is blossom,...

Song of the day: Ev'rything is blossom, ev'rything, And ev'ry word is music, ev'ry word http://www.vienna.cc/kunst/songs/song_good_as_can_be.htm

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#Photoshop: Nature Rebirth in Spring PS Tutorial

Learn how to create a lovely spring poster in Photoshop. Use this nature rebirth theme to create posters, flyers, invitations for different events like weddings. This is an easy Photoshop lesson perfect even for beginners.

#Photoshop: Nature Rebirth in Spring PS Tutorial

Saturday, June 11, 2016

Modern split-up - modernes Schluß machen

Terminatino of a relation nowadays: Upload a documentation of the problem on YouTube, then let people discuss. With many likes you definetly quit the relation.
Schluß machen modern: via YouTube-Kanal das Problem dokumentieren, dann basisdemokratisch zur Diskussion stellen. Ab einer gewissen Anzahl von Likes definitiv die Beziehung beenden.

#Photography: How to Capture Dramatic Hard Light Portraits with One Flash

For a lot of photographers, hard light isn’t the first choice when it comes to making portrait photos. There’s a lot of negativity around hard light, making photographers think long and hard before planning a shoot with this light.However, hard light isn’t always a bad thing. When you use it in a clever way, hard light can produce some really dramatic results. Pye Jirsa demonstrates:

#Photography: How to Capture Dramatic Hard Light Portraits with One Flash


#Photoshop: Become a Photoshop Expert in 10 Steps

Here are the 10 things I recommend you do if you want to be a Photoshop expert.

#Photoshop: Become a Photoshop Expert in 10 Steps

Song of the day: How can you know that...

Song of the day: How can you know that I love you, How would you ever know http://www.vienna.cc/kunst/songs/song_i_love_you.htm

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#Photography: 7 Common Mistakes That Could be Ruining Your Travel Photos

Have you ever been disappointed when you’ve seen your travel photos after returning from a trip? Travel photography is incredibly easy these days with the plethora of different camera equipment, bu…

#Photography: 7 Common Mistakes That Could be Ruining Your Travel Photos

Friday, June 10, 2016

That's the answer - das ist die Antwort

Viagra is the answer to simulated orgasm. Lie to lie.
Viagra ist die Antwort auf den vorgetäuschten Orgasmus. Lüge zu Lüge.

#Musicproduction: Le Sound by AudioGaming releases LS Levelator - #Free Energy/loudness normalization batch processing tool

LS Levelator is an energy/loudness normalization tool for batch processing of large amount of files. This tool not only makes use of local energy variation but also takes into account the loudness model to enable a perceptually relevant normalization. The batch process is expected to help localization and broadcast professionals to render the speech dynamics more efficiently and effectively.

#Musicproduction: Le Sound by AudioGaming releases LS Levelator - #Free Energy/loudness normalization batch processing tool

Song of the day: I have genius ideas when I am...

Song of the day: I have genius ideas when I am deep in thought, But never finished up what I began http://www.vienna.cc/kunst/songs/song_the_sun.htm

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#Photography: TIP on backgrounds

When I started out with model photography I used a lot of seamless backgrounds, and I think most of you do. However the more I shot the more I grew bored with these backgrounds and I started using …

#Photography: TIP on backgrounds

Thursday, June 9, 2016

Our idols - Unsere Idole

Our idols on tv are young, pretty, cool, silly, powerful and consuming. Made by the industry? Maybe they are like that because we want to see them like this.
Unsere Idole im Fernsehen sind jung, schön, cool, dümmlich, kampfstark und konsumfreudig. Alles Mache der Industrie? Sind die vielleicht deswegen so, weil wir die so sehen wollen?

#Photoshop: Top 10 YouTube Channels for Photoshop Tutorials, Tips and Tricks

Oh, the things that you can do with Photoshop! Imagine having the power to change how a picture looks, remove all the unwanted imperfections, add some details, and a whole lot more with just a few …

#Photoshop: Top 10 YouTube Channels for Photoshop Tutorials, Tips and Tricks