Recently I learned how to make Photoshop actions and now I cannot stop. This new one creates an effect of a cross-processed photograph.
It is interesting to watch how very different cultures not only co-exist peacefully in the United States, but also mash up into something very special.
Here is my technique for making color photographs look as if they were taken half a century ago. The overview of my method comes with a free Photoshop action implementing it, and a few sample photographs to give you the idea of how it works.
Several exciting poodle-related discoveries I made while browsing the Online Archive of California.
Last weekend we made a trip to Fort Ross. This historic place is located about 130 miles (200 km) to the North-West from us, and is known as the southernmost settlement in the Russian colonization of North America in the 19th century.
On the weekend of 21-23 of December 2007 we made our first all-family trip to Santa Barbara. We enjoyed Santa Barbara Mission, botanic gardens, the wharf and the views of the State street decorated for Christmas.
The digital era has brought a major advantage of interactivity - not only you can take a momentary digital shot (called "mobilographs" or "mobilograms"), but also share it instantly with the entire planet Earth's population. Read on
A bit of new (and not so new) photos here and there in our family album.
A few photographs of Santa Clara City Library at night time.
A couple new photographs in the "Retro cars" gallery.
Better late than never! An album of photographs taken on June 24, 2007 at San Francisco Pride Parade is finally here. The theme of this year's celebration was "Pride Not Prejudice".