Profile cover photo
Profile photo
Liz Adams
9 followers -
Cross Country Skiing, Running, Frisbee, Hiking, Swimming, Camping, Reading, Me.
Cross Country Skiing, Running, Frisbee, Hiking, Swimming, Camping, Reading, Me.

9 followers
About
Posts

Post has attachment
PhotostoryC
My photo story was theme based. I took photos of different people with something that is very important to them. For editing, I decided to keep the person and object in color and put the background in black and white. Here is the link to my slideshow:  http...
PhotostoryC
PhotostoryC
lizadamsphoto.blogspot.com

Post has attachment
Portraits
For my work with portraits I decided to venture out into the woods with one of my friends. I noticed I got the best shots when I distracted her and did not have her look directly at the camera. When she did she would stiffen up. These are my four favorites.
Portraits
Portraits
lizadamsphoto.blogspot.com

Post has attachment
Photostory Preview
These are some photos I have taken to start working on my photo story. I have decided to go with a theme rather then a sequence of events. I am asking people to take a picture with something that is very important to them. I had taped my dad's injury and he...
Photostory Preview
Photostory Preview
lizadamsphoto.blogspot.com

Post has attachment
Clone, text and paint tools
I used the clone tool to edit the wire out of the picture. I had to go over it several times since it was so dark to get it to completely go away. I also had to make sure the sky blended well together. Before After In this photo I first adjusted the levels ...
Clone, text and paint tools
Clone, text and paint tools
lizadamsphoto.blogspot.com

Post has attachment
Dodge/Burn and Filters
In the first photo I used dodge and burn. I lightened up the gravestone and darkened the grass around it. I also lightened a few leaves because that portion of the image was very dark. I used the neon edges filter to give the gravestones a nighttime glow. I...
Dodge/Burn and Filters
Dodge/Burn and Filters
lizadamsphoto.blogspot.com

Post has attachment
Color Editing
I didn't have any plans for what I wanted to do with the first photo but I knew I wanted to work with this photograph. I started by selecting the cow and using levels to adjust the colors. Then I inverted my selection and put the yellow background in, I bel...
Color Editing
Color Editing
lizadamsphoto.blogspot.com

Post has attachment
Gimp
This week we have been learning the basics in using Gimp. In these photos I practiced using the crop, move and selection tools as well as playing around with using different layers. In the first photo I combined two pictures, one of the dock and one of the ...
Gimp
Gimp
lizadamsphoto.blogspot.com

Post has attachment
Landscape
In this project I tried to focus on picture that are landscape, but may not be typical. This first photo I really enjoyed the changes in elevation, as well as the fence as a barrier.  Of course I did have to do one sunset photo. This was actually taken afte...
Landscape
Landscape
lizadamsphoto.blogspot.com

Post has attachment
Composition Using Lines
This week I researched more about composition, specifically using lines in photography. I decided on this subject because I tend to notice lines in photos and see when they work well but I do not necessarily think about it when composing an image. Through t...
Composition Using Lines
Composition Using Lines
lizadamsphoto.blogspot.com

Post has attachment
Framing
As part of learning about composition this week we practiced framing. In this first photo I focused on the well and used the tree as a frame.  I noticed an old buoy surrounded by wood. I tried to make the wood "frame" blurry, which I think you can see on th...
Framing
Framing
lizadamsphoto.blogspot.com
Wait while more posts are being loaded