[Top] [All Lists]

Re: [OM] The philosophy and practice of another landscape photographer

Subject: Re: [OM] The philosophy and practice of another landscape photographer
From: Chris Barker <ftog@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Sun, 30 Mar 2014 07:01:21 +0100
I took Brian's question to mean the vignetting effect on that photo.

My answer would be, topazlabs.com.  One of their applications would do that for 


On 30 Mar 14, at 02:34, Chuck Norcutt <chucknorcutt@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:

> I'm sure there are many ways to add a black border like this with 
> different pieces of software but, if using PhotoShop (and probably PS 
> Elements and Lightroom as well) I would do it by using the "canvas size" 
> option.  For example, if the image was already sized for a print of 
> 16x20" and you desired to add a 1/4" black border all the way around you 
> would resize the canvas to 16.5x20.5".  Select the canvas color as black 
> and the resizing to be done from the center and you'll get a 1/4" black 
> border all around.  If you then wanted to add a 2" white "matte" 
> surround do the same thing by specifying the size as 20.5"x24.5" with a 
> white canvas color.
> I don't recall if using the canvas size option allows you to choose 
> other than black or white for the canvas color (but suspect that it 
> does).  I'm sending this on my wife's new laptop which does not have any 
> image processing software installed at the moment so can't check it.
> I tried to install FastStone on it today but it would not install for 
> some reason.  I suspect an odd permissions problem since install 
> couldn't write any file but need to check into that.
> Chuck Norcutt
> On 3/29/2014 10:35 AM, bj@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx wrote:
>> a photograph by a local photographer, Russ McLean.
>> http://zone-10.com/tope2/main.php?g2_itemId=12067
>> <snip>
>> However, more specifically, I notice that somehow he has added a
>> darker hue to a rectangular zone around the margin of this print.
>> Can anyone here advise what software will do that?
> -- 

Options: http://lists.thomasclausen.net/mailman/listinfo/olympus
Archives: http://lists.thomasclausen.net/mailman/private/olympus/
Themed Olympus Photo Exhibition: http://www.tope.nl/

<Prev in Thread] Current Thread [Next in Thread>
Sponsored by Tako
Impressum | Datenschutz