Photo Art Friday: Orton Effect No.2 Butterfly Medallion

I seem to be on a bit of an Orton effect kick as of late. Originally the Orton Effect was achieved by sandwiching two pieces of film together. Since we live in the digital age it’s much easier to apply the effect to a photo. It’s a relatively easy technique to use but the mainContinue reading “Photo Art Friday: Orton Effect No.2 Butterfly Medallion”

Photo Art Friday: Trees on a Starry Night

Hope you are having an awesome Friday! As for me I’m just counting down on the days until I’m on vacation. What will I do and where will I go is hard to say… but I’m definitely in the mood to go someplace new! The original photo was captured while I was visiting Wolcott MillsContinue reading “Photo Art Friday: Trees on a Starry Night”

Melancholia Park

Fun Fact: I captured the original photo while I was out on one of my nature excursions. Unfortunately for me it began to rain. Like full on torrential downpour rain. Fortunately for me I wasn’t far from a picnic area in which i could seek shelter from the rain. I must’ve waited for a goodContinue reading “Melancholia Park”

Story behind the photo: Space Butterfly

“It came at a deadly pace from… outer space and this is what the message ran.” Sorry about that, I’ve been listening to a lot of show tunes while driving my roommate around lately. I’m usually in the mood for psychedelic art when i feel like I’m stuck in a rut. Also i tend toContinue reading “Story behind the photo: Space Butterfly”

Story Behind The Photo: Trees Under a Starry Sky No.955

While it’s always nice to take shots of landscapes, sometimes it’s fun to take a photo of the sky on a cloudless day. This way you have a large area that you can alter easily in whatever photo editing program you like to use. As for me I’m a big fan of pixlr which isContinue reading “Story Behind The Photo: Trees Under a Starry Sky No.955”