Instructables: exploring - stepbystep - technology - photography - gimp http://www.instructables.com Thu, 30 Oct 2014 12:27:46 PDT BLOX v1.01 Reveal Hidden Photo Secrets with the Curves Tool http://www.instructables.com/id/Reveal-Hidden-Photo-Secrets-with-the-Curves-Tool/
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Mon, 27 May 2013 21:42:28 PDT
How to edit your photos with GIMP http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-edit-your-photos-with-GIMP/
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Mon, 3 Dec 2012 10:29:30 PST
Normal Map Creation http://www.instructables.com/id/Introduction-33/
Normal Map Creation - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUR/GIO3/H8FYP8TQ/FURGIO3H8FYP8TQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUR/GIO3/H8FYP8TQ/FURGIO3H8FYP8TQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUR/GIO3/H8FYP8TQ/FURGIO3H8FYP8TQ.SMALL.jpg m4rk70ne5 In the world of today’s 3D graphics, every developer dreams of creating realistic-looking models with very few computations.  The traditional way of adding more realism to a 3D model is by increasing its polygon count – however, polygons can be feigned by way of a normal map.  A normal map is basica...
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Mon, 22 Oct 2012 22:53:47 PDT
Simple steps for greatly improved photos in Pixlr Express http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-steps-for-greatly-improved-photos-in-Pixlr-/
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Mon, 15 Oct 2012 17:09:10 PDT
Cyborg photo edit using G.I.M.P 2.8 http://www.instructables.com/id/Cyborg-photo-edit-using-GIMP-28/
Cyborg photo edit using G.I.M.P 2.8 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMO/UV0P/H82UFAF3/FMOUV0PH82UFAF3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMO/UV0P/H82UFAF3/FMOUV0PH82UFAF3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMO/UV0P/H82UFAF3/FMOUV0PH82UFAF3.SMALL.jpg lezbatt This is a step by step on how to turn yourself into a cyborg using a free program called gimp. What you need. Gimp installed on your computer. Download here http://www.gimp.org/ A photo of yourself with at least one eye showing. And a photo of a cyborg. Step 1 Create a new layer in the pho...
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Fri, 12 Oct 2012 20:03:14 PDT
Making a Cyborg arm http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-a-Cyborg-arm/
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Wed, 26 Sep 2012 22:14:17 PDT
How To Make Your Photos More Attractive (In Gimp) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-Your-Photos-More-Attractive-In-Gimp/
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Sat, 21 Jul 2012 11:42:29 PDT
Tri-color gum bichromate prints from digital images http://www.instructables.com/id/Tri-color-gum-bichromate-prints-from-digital-image/
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Sun, 15 Apr 2012 16:20:06 PDT
Create a Living-Dead Photo in GIMP http://www.instructables.com/id/Create-a-Living-Dead-Photo-in-GIMP/
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Sat, 15 Oct 2011 17:53:28 PDT
How to Make a Haunted Room http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Haunted-Room/
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Sat, 15 Oct 2011 17:25:39 PDT
Civil War Vampire Photo http://www.instructables.com/id/Civil-War-Vampire-Photo/
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Thu, 13 Oct 2011 07:51:29 PDT
How to Make an Animated Morphing Face http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-an-Animated-Morphing-Face/
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Tue, 11 Oct 2011 09:33:54 PDT
You as Lord Voldemort http://www.instructables.com/id/You-as-Lord-Voldemort/
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Mon, 10 Oct 2011 14:38:43 PDT
Simple Tips for Great Project Photos http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Tips-for-Great-Project-Photos/
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Wed, 17 Aug 2011 19:53:02 PDT
Monitor calibration http://www.instructables.com/id/Monitor-calibration/
Monitor calibration - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIN/BF0H/GR8C1KQR/FINBF0HGR8C1KQR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIN/BF0H/GR8C1KQR/FINBF0HGR8C1KQR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIN/BF0H/GR8C1KQR/FINBF0HGR8C1KQR.SMALL.jpg Eiwalker The most overlooked aspect of digital image editing is monitor calibration -- the process of making sure that your monitor accurately represents your images, and hence accurately represents what you are doing to your images when you tamper with them. This is something that almost all the pros do but...
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Thu, 11 Aug 2011 21:19:03 PDT
Make a light explosion with Gimp or photoshop http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-light-explosion-with-Gimp-or-photoshop/
Make a light explosion with Gimp or photoshop - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEK/BYI8/GKQ3D958/FEKBYI8GKQ3D958.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEK/BYI8/GKQ3D958/FEKBYI8GKQ3D958.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEK/BYI8/GKQ3D958/FEKBYI8GKQ3D958.SMALL.jpg alexw2150 This instructable shows you how to make a cool light explosion; projected from your hand. Remember this is just a guide on how to do this kind of thing. Get your picture First you need your photo to use, you need a firework, the best firework to use for a hand controlled explosion is a lone one ...
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Wed, 2 Mar 2011 10:51:34 PST
How to "Animenize" a photo http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Animenize-a-photo/
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Fri, 26 Nov 2010 21:18:59 PST
3D-tizing Photos http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-tizing-Photos/
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Mon, 16 Aug 2010 19:21:33 PDT
How to make a Color Splash Image http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-Color-Splash-Image/
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Sat, 24 Oct 2009 20:25:57 PDT
How to make a simple border for a picture in gimp! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-simple-border-for-a-picture-in-gimp/
How to make a simple border for a picture in gimp! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F13/SM5T/G0IPMBIN/F13SM5TG0IPMBIN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F13/SM5T/G0IPMBIN/F13SM5TG0IPMBIN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F13/SM5T/G0IPMBIN/F13SM5TG0IPMBIN.SMALL.jpg josephisleet Ok I'm going to show you how to make a border in g.i.m.p.First you'll Need1 GIMP2 An  Image You Want To Add A Simple Border Too5 Mins to spare :D Open Your Image Ok open gimp and open the image you want to add a border toI will be using a sig i made for a friend. Add your first border Press R ...
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Thu, 8 Oct 2009 15:57:19 PDT
Easy "Colourized" Photos in GIMP http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-quotColourizedquot-Photos-in-GIMP/
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Sat, 26 Sep 2009 13:27:44 PDT
Birds-eye-view Camera http://www.instructables.com/id/PanoPole/
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Mon, 21 Sep 2009 12:56:36 PDT
Painting with Light and GIMP http://www.instructables.com/id/Painting-with-Light-and-GIMP/
Painting with Light and GIMP - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKM/RQEM/FZQ1FSTM/FKMRQEMFZQ1FSTM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKM/RQEM/FZQ1FSTM/FKMRQEMFZQ1FSTM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKM/RQEM/FZQ1FSTM/FKMRQEMFZQ1FSTM.SMALL.jpg instructables_user_4783 In this instructable I'm showing you how to create glowing lines and effects with a digital camera and the GIMP. What you need A computer with Windows, Mac OS or Linux.GIMP (free) http://www.gimp.org/A digital camera WITH ability to manually adjust shutter speed.A glowing object ( I used my MP4) ...
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Sat, 19 Sep 2009 14:02:44 PDT
Using GIMP to manipulate photographs and images http://www.instructables.com/id/Using-GIMP-to-manipulate-photographs-and-images/
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Sat, 5 Sep 2009 17:54:12 PDT
Super Special Laptop Sleeve (**With Updates**) http://www.instructables.com/id/Super-Special-Laptop-Sleeve/
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Fri, 4 Sep 2009 18:32:05 PDT
Explosions in GIMP/Photoshop http://www.instructables.com/id/Explosions-in-GIMPPhotoshop/
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Fri, 7 Aug 2009 00:48:08 PDT
Screen Printing Tutorial Part 1: From Photograph to Monochrome Image http://www.instructables.com/id/Screen-Printing-Tutorial-Part-1-From-Photograph-t/
Screen Printing Tutorial Part 1: From Photograph to Monochrome Image - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FA1/Y1XX/FXV3ACSZ/FA1Y1XXFXV3ACSZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA1/Y1XX/FXV3ACSZ/FA1Y1XXFXV3ACSZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA1/Y1XX/FXV3ACSZ/FA1Y1XXFXV3ACSZ.SMALL.jpg thedoghouse This is the first in a series of three screen printing tutorials, in which I will describe the process I use to create the hand printed items for sale in my Etsy shop, The Dog House. Over the course of the tutorials I will show you how to use a photograph to create a screen printed product, using th...
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Mon, 3 Aug 2009 07:30:12 PDT
Making Photos More Interesting In The GIMP http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-Photos-More-Interesting-In-The-GIMP/
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Fri, 31 Jul 2009 11:01:39 PDT
How to use Gimp, Making fire text improved http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-your-own-fire-text-on-Gimp/
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Sat, 18 Jul 2009 03:27:33 PDT
Create A Color Accented Photo In Photoshop http://www.instructables.com/id/Create-A-Color-Accented-Photo-In-Photoshop/
Create A Color Accented Photo In Photoshop - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAK/I2M1/FWKQKOUI/FAKI2M1FWKQKOUI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAK/I2M1/FWKQKOUI/FAKI2M1FWKQKOUI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAK/I2M1/FWKQKOUI/FAKI2M1FWKQKOUI.SMALL.jpg cynical_chemical In this instructable I will show you how to create an easy color accented photo in photoshop, gimp, or any other image editing program. What You Will Need You will need the following things to do this: - Photoshop, GIMP, Inkscape, or any other image editing software - A color photo to ac...
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Tue, 30 Jun 2009 14:00:52 PDT
How to use gimp, Making fire text http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-use-gimp-Making-fire-text/
How to use gimp, Making fire text - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FA4/Q15Q/FW5GYIGI/FA4Q15QFW5GYIGI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA4/Q15Q/FW5GYIGI/FA4Q15QFW5GYIGI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA4/Q15Q/FW5GYIGI/FA4Q15QFW5GYIGI.SMALL.jpg scott rox First of all I have made an Instructable for much more real looking fire text, for that click apple's. In this tutorial I will show you how to use gimp to make a fire like text so that it looks like your text is on fire. Opening Gimp. First you will need to open Gimp. If you don't have it downloa...
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Sun, 21 Jun 2009 15:31:34 PDT
Cheat at drawing with the GIMP http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheat-at-drawing-with-the-GIMP/
Cheat at drawing with the GIMP - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOH/G320/FVKOLKKC/FOHG320FVKOLKKC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOH/G320/FVKOLKKC/FOHG320FVKOLKKC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOH/G320/FVKOLKKC/FOHG320FVKOLKKC.SMALL.jpg 5inister This Instructable tells people who are lousy at drawing (like my self) how to make line art to be used/edited in digital media. Draw First make the drawing you want to work on. To make the drawing you MUST use color blue (I generally use a crayola erasable blue colored pencil). You can make all ...
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Tue, 2 Jun 2009 22:06:40 PDT
Lightsaber in Gimp http://www.instructables.com/id/Lightsaber-in-Gimp/
Lightsaber in Gimp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8G/INS4/FRXW6X37/F8GINS4FRXW6X37.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8G/INS4/FRXW6X37/F8GINS4FRXW6X37.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8G/INS4/FRXW6X37/F8GINS4FRXW6X37.SMALL.jpg odsthelljumper I will show you how to add a lightsaber glow effect on any picture Open any image Save a picture to my documents or anywhere then run gimp 2.6. File open then find your image. NEW LAYER Click Layer new layer. Click foreground color and make sure it is black. SCREEN IT Now look over to the l...
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Sun, 8 Mar 2009 14:03:28 PDT
How to morph animals using GIMP (free software) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-morph-animals-using-GIMP-free-software/
How to morph animals using GIMP (free software) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTG/N0KC/FPQLJSA8/FTGN0KCFPQLJSA8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTG/N0KC/FPQLJSA8/FTGN0KCFPQLJSA8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTG/N0KC/FPQLJSA8/FTGN0KCFPQLJSA8.SMALL.jpg mayday295 I will teach you how to morph 2 animals during this instructable. You can use this method of morphing for any animals, or any creation you can come up with. Show me your creations, using this easy to follow guide!Things needed: computer, creative mind, and patients!....oh and GIMP of course, downloa...
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Tue, 24 Feb 2009 18:02:55 PST
Making panorama photos with any digital camera http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-panorama-photos-with-any-digital-camera/
Making panorama photos with any digital camera - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7L/5HLV/FOWZPTGQ/F7L5HLVFOWZPTGQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7L/5HLV/FOWZPTGQ/F7L5HLVFOWZPTGQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7L/5HLV/FOWZPTGQ/F7L5HLVFOWZPTGQ.SMALL.jpg marijnkampf My first instructable looks at the best way to take a panorama photo using multiple pictures taken on any digital camera. The individual photos are stitched together into a single panorama photo using image editing software on your computer. Panoramas and your digital camera With the advance of ...
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Wed, 31 Dec 2008 14:34:05 PST
Cool Ms Paint technique using ellipse http://www.instructables.com/id/Cool-Ms-Paint-technique-using-ellipse/
Cool Ms Paint technique using ellipse - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FD0/O18L/FOD6V6T8/FD0O18LFOD6V6T8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD0/O18L/FOD6V6T8/FD0O18LFOD6V6T8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD0/O18L/FOD6V6T8/FD0O18LFOD6V6T8.SMALL.jpg Flumpkins I will show you how to use a technique to make something like these: (Sorta bad quality) Step 1 1.Pick 2 colors. Right click one, and Left click one. 2.Click paint fill and right click the canvas. Step 2 1.Click the ellipse tool, under that, click the rectangle that is only a solid color. Mak...
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Fri, 12 Dec 2008 15:19:49 PST
Creating Tileable Textures With Gimp http://www.instructables.com/id/Creating-Tileable-Textures-With-Gimp/
Creating Tileable Textures With Gimp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWL/C2WE/FNI43RS3/FWLC2WEFNI43RS3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWL/C2WE/FNI43RS3/FWLC2WEFNI43RS3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWL/C2WE/FNI43RS3/FWLC2WEFNI43RS3.SMALL.jpg gimptutorials Here Is The Result Creating The Image Download And Open Up Gimp Once Gimp Loads Click FILE NEW Making Plasma On The New Image Window Click FILTERS RENDER CLOUDS PLASMA Making Plasma 2 On The Popup Just Click OK Black And White Now We Make The Image GRAYSCALE Adding Colour Now ...
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Sat, 15 Nov 2008 08:22:11 PST
Reduce motion blur using The GIMP http://www.instructables.com/id/Reduce-motion-blur-in-The-GIMP/
Reduce motion blur using The GIMP - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSO/UWG9/FN82NX2O/FSOUWG9FN82NX2O.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSO/UWG9/FN82NX2O/FSOUWG9FN82NX2O.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSO/UWG9/FN82NX2O/FSOUWG9FN82NX2O.SMALL.jpg kamathln This Instructable helps you reduce the effects of soft motion blur you get because of camera shake. This is an experimental method developed by me, so please try out and leave comments, preferably with images.As is evident from the quality of the photograph I hereby present, I am not a Pro. Heck. I ...
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Fri, 7 Nov 2008 11:38:58 PST
Realistic Wood Grain in Photoshop http://www.instructables.com/id/Realistic-Wood-Grain-in-Photoshop/
Realistic Wood Grain in Photoshop - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYS/Z9HO/FLXYL4PK/FYSZ9HOFLXYL4PK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYS/Z9HO/FLXYL4PK/FYSZ9HOFLXYL4PK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYS/Z9HO/FLXYL4PK/FYSZ9HOFLXYL4PK.SMALL.jpg compacho I've seen a few guides on here on how to make wood grain but I didn't feel they looked like wood enough. This technique was learned about 5 years ago and I've never forgotten it. Hope you don't too. :)This technique was made in Photoshop CS2. I tried to make it in The Gimp but I couldn't find the sa...
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Mon, 6 Oct 2008 00:07:21 PDT
How to fake a miniature model. http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-fake-a-miniature-model/
How to fake a miniature model. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FML/2K8P/FLROK6SJ/FML2K8PFLROK6SJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FML/2K8P/FLROK6SJ/FML2K8PFLROK6SJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FML/2K8P/FLROK6SJ/FML2K8PFLROK6SJ.SMALL.jpg joe57005 This will show you how to modify a photograph to look like a miniature model.You will need Gimpand any aerial photograph.if you're running windows, you'll also need a focus blur pluginGimp for linux has focus blur built in. Selecting a picture. This step is very important. The method i will show ...
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Sat, 4 Oct 2008 09:44:01 PDT
Adjust gamma and rotate pictures with GIMP http://www.instructables.com/id/Adjust-gamma-and-rotate-pictures-with-GIMP/
Adjust gamma and rotate pictures with GIMP - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJG/BJL4/FIES1WCT/FJGBJL4FIES1WCT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJG/BJL4/FIES1WCT/FJGBJL4FIES1WCT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJG/BJL4/FIES1WCT/FJGBJL4FIES1WCT.SMALL.jpg n0ukf Fixing exposure from insufficient lighting and rotating image from turned camera. It is quite annoying to see pictures that are too dark to see what's in them. Sideways pictures are also annoying (among other photographic conditions). Fixing the pictures before uploading makes your work look more p...
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Tue, 8 Jul 2008 20:37:27 PDT
GIMP Color Effects on a B&W Photo http://www.instructables.com/id/GIMP-Color-Effects-on-a-BW-Photo/
GIMP Color Effects on a B&W Photo - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEB/1D04/FCTI5N6H/FEB1D04FCTI5N6H.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEB/1D04/FCTI5N6H/FEB1D04FCTI5N6H.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEB/1D04/FCTI5N6H/FEB1D04FCTI5N6H.SMALL.jpg summit Have you ever seen a black and white picture with only one thing that was colored?I have and now I'm going to show you how to do it yourself.First open up GIMP. If you don't have GIMP, then get it from here. Sorry the video is choppy and a little blurry. Open up the image in GIMP. Now open up the...
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Wed, 20 Feb 2008 10:09:40 PST
"Something Inside", a quick Gimp tutorial for a Quebecois http://www.instructables.com/id/Something-Inside-a-quick-Gimp-tutorial-for-a-Qu/
"Something Inside", a quick Gimp tutorial for a Quebecois - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFF/5M3F/FC17RG9D/FFF5M3FFC17RG9D.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFF/5M3F/FC17RG9D/FFF5M3FFC17RG9D.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFF/5M3F/FC17RG9D/FFF5M3FFC17RG9D.SMALL.jpg chooseausername This is a simple and quick Gimp tutorial to teach to Tech-King how to make a "something inside" logo out of an "Intel inside" logo ... What do you need ? .The recipe of the Chef :- One installation of Gimp or Gimp for Windows This is a free and open-source equivalent of PhotoShop- One picture o...
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Wed, 30 Jan 2008 14:41:54 PST
Make a simple wooden texture in The Gimp http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-simple-wooden-texture-in-The-Gimp/
Make a simple wooden texture in The Gimp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGZ/NJ2P/F5LDFMIZ/FGZNJ2PF5LDFMIZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGZ/NJ2P/F5LDFMIZ/FGZNJ2PF5LDFMIZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGZ/NJ2P/F5LDFMIZ/FGZNJ2PF5LDFMIZ.SMALL.jpg tomfoolery Learn how to make a quick and simple wooden texture in The Gimp Ready the canvas! Open up The Gimp and create a new project (File - new...). Set up your canvas by selecting the height and width. I chose 300x300 because it has alot of space to work with and its a square so it'll be easier to tile...
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Mon, 20 Aug 2007 16:43:21 PDT
Make Realistic Wood in Photoshop (or GIMP) http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Realistic-Wood-in-Photoshop-or-GIMP/
Make Realistic Wood in Photoshop (or GIMP) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAS/8Q47/F4WY1MAA/FAS8Q47F4WY1MAA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAS/8Q47/F4WY1MAA/FAS8Q47F4WY1MAA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAS/8Q47/F4WY1MAA/FAS8Q47F4WY1MAA.SMALL.jpg lookatmygrlyfont In this instructable you will learn how to make realistic wood in Photoshop or GIMP. The steps might not be exactly the same for GIMP as they are for Photoshop. Photoshop (for Mac OS X) is used in this instructable. Create a new image I made a 640 x 480 transparent image but it really doesn't mat...
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Mon, 6 Aug 2007 22:37:13 PDT
Quick Color Change http://www.instructables.com/id/Quick-Color-Change/
Quick Color Change - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIX/ZK51/WP9EYF8MBW0/FIXZK51WP9EYF8MBW0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIX/ZK51/WP9EYF8MBW0/FIXZK51WP9EYF8MBW0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIX/ZK51/WP9EYF8MBW0/FIXZK51WP9EYF8MBW0.SMALL.jpg royalestel This is the fastest method I know for changing the color of something in a picture using GIMPPortable, or Photoshop. You make a hasty selection with the lasso tool, feather it, and then adjust the hue, using the option to adjust only the blues in the picture. This prevents unwanted color changes sim...
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Thu, 22 Feb 2007 11:57:02 PST
Photoshop 104: Digital Flash Fill http://www.instructables.com/id/Photoshop-104%3a--Digital-Flash-Fill/
Photoshop 104: Digital Flash Fill - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAI/24CY/HO9EYF8M1IQ/FAI24CYHO9EYF8M1IQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAI/24CY/HO9EYF8M1IQ/FAI24CYHO9EYF8M1IQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAI/24CY/HO9EYF8M1IQ/FAI24CYHO9EYF8M1IQ.SMALL.jpg royalestel This instructable will show you how to create a digital flash fill for your underexposed family pics. The process can be automated, which allows you to adjust entire video sequences.If you appreciate this instructible, please visit my blog for more ideas:GoodCleanCrazyI use Photoshop 6.0 (since it'...
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Wed, 21 Feb 2007 18:27:28 PST
Make Rain effect on your name banner with the GIMP http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Rain-effect-on-your-name-banner-with-the-GIMP/
Make Rain effect on your name banner with the GIMP - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLJ/4Y7B/XDGEXCFMAUN/FLJ4Y7BXDGEXCFMAUN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLJ/4Y7B/XDGEXCFMAUN/FLJ4Y7BXDGEXCFMAUN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLJ/4Y7B/XDGEXCFMAUN/FLJ4Y7BXDGEXCFMAUN.SMALL.gif babbie Ever wanted a picture with rain on it? View this! When you have no name banner or picture you can view my name banner instructable: http://www.instructables.com/id/EBQN1Q5V4GEXCFM9WQ/ Open your picture and make layers Open your picture and the layer dialog by pressing Dialogs - Layers. Duplicate ...
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Sat, 10 Feb 2007 07:46:41 PST
Make nice name banners with the GIMP http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-nice-name-banners-with-the-GIMP/
Make nice name banners with the GIMP - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHJ/M631/HJFEXCFM9W5/FHJM631HJFEXCFM9W5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHJ/M631/HJFEXCFM9W5/FHJM631HJFEXCFM9W5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHJ/M631/HJFEXCFM9W5/FHJM631HJFEXCFM9W5.SMALL.jpg babbie make your own name banners in a few minutes Create New file First, make a new file with a good size, 250x200 for example. Make a new layer & Plasma Press CTRL+L to open the layer dialog. Then, delete all layers there and make one white layer. Then, make some plasma on the new layer. Click ...
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Sat, 10 Feb 2007 07:20:45 PST
A Secondary Approach to UltraViolet Photography http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Secondary-Approach-to-UltraViolet-Photography/
A Secondary Approach to UltraViolet Photography - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2V/L7P3/MJ7EWZMIO6D/F2VL7P3MJ7EWZMIO6D.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2V/L7P3/MJ7EWZMIO6D/F2VL7P3MJ7EWZMIO6D.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2V/L7P3/MJ7EWZMIO6D/F2VL7P3MJ7EWZMIO6D.SMALL.jpg Tool Using Animal This is an inferior approach to UV photography. To be honest I've been reticent to post this. However someone may find a use for this.And for the sake of disclosure I was inspired by this gentleman's work. The "softness" of the image adds an ethereal quality I like. Equipment You will needAn Ult...
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Sat, 20 Jan 2007 16:02:04 PST