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The Gathering
365 Project

Day 12 of 365

Last August I got a Xenvo lens kit for my iPhone SE. Using the macro lens setup along with Camera-M app, I was able to get within a quarter of an inch of any subject and get a pretty good macro shot. I didn’t need to get in that close for this shot, but I liked how close I was able to get.

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California Shar with Haiku
Digital Art

Shar and a Haiku

While trying to re-create the background image from my Cherita post, long story, I ended up creating a new piece. It started with flipping the background image vertically and horizontally, changing the blend mode to “negation” and lowering the opacity to 90%. I liked the tropical look it was taking on.

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Step 18 Duplicate Sentiment with Effects
Tutorial

Digital Mixed Media Experiment

I’ve been fascinated watching people on YouTube create Art Journals. Inspired by their creations, I thought I’d try my hand on a digital mixed media look. This is what I came up with as an eCard for my step-fathers birthday (I left off the last piece with his name). Follow along as I show you step-by-step how I created this image.

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07 - Amaryllis Final Photo
Tutorial

How to: Using Painterly Textures

Earlier this year my hiking friend and I were out walking around Moorpark College taking photos of flowers…or whatever caught our eyes. I loved the pretty pink Amaryllis we came across. I took photos from several different angles and thought I’d try using this photo with my new textures.

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