Awesome photo manipulation inspiration


ON May 27 '08

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Those of us who have tried mixing a bunch of photos together know that the process isn’t quite as easy as it might look. Blending different elements to form a single convincing image requires a very diverse skill set. Composition, color theory, the need for a solid concept and the technical know how to blend the elements together often come in to play in one piece.

The following 10 artists and studio’s definitely know what they’re doing though. So enjoy the work and be inspired.

This is an archived article from before Designfeedr’s re-launch, it was not created by the current team and the layout might be a bit iffy.

01. Emeric Trahand | Emeric’s site

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02. Allesandro Bavari | Allesandro’s site

Allesandro Bavari 01

Allesandro Bavari 02

Allesandro Bavari 03

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03. Quentin Shih | Quentin’s site

Quentin Shih 01

Quentin Shih 02

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04. David Waters | David’s site

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05. Partners Portugal

Partners Portugal 01

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06. Lauri Ahonen | Lauri’s site

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07. Sullivan & Lane | Sullivan & Lane site

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08. Heiko Klug | Heiko Klug

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09. Dave Hill | Dave’s site

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10. Anthony Harmon | Anthony’s site

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11. Impossible is nothing campaign

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12. Usefull recourses

If the above has gotten your creative juices flowing but you don’t know where to start when it comes to photo manipulating the following links will help you out.

Making good cut-outs and extractions
Refine edge
Defringing hair on Computer Arts

Interresting making offs from Eagis Strife and some usefull tips
Eagis Strife tips and tricks
Making of Venus
Making of Hidden Place

Random usefull tutorials
Vivid color effects on Computer Arts
Blur effects on Computer Arts
Bottle as lens on Computer Arts
A bunch of tuts on Psdtuts

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