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Thomas Herbrich is a well-known photographer and photo-manipulator. He is one of the pioneers in digital photography and postproduction. His mantra is “Surprise yourself and your audience!” He works for various Ad agencies and Magazines worldwide. His client list contains many big names like BMW, Lego, Mercedes Benz, Philip Morris, Sony, Toyota, Volkswagen, Wacom. Here we are showcasing some of his most creative and realistic photo-manipulations, you can explore his all professional works on his website herbrich.com

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When folks hear about online reputation management, they oftentimes have the impression it revolves around strategic public relations responses and muting Internet trolls. While your typical online reputation management company is happy to have you think their hard work goes toward such seemingly exciting endeavors, the truth is that the overwhelming majority of protecting an online image revolves around SEO fundamentals. For individuals and small businesses, most of the work that goes into maintaining a respectable online reputation can be achieved independently, so long as you don’t mind a little digital elbow grease. The first task on your list is to [&hellip

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This post is part of our weekly photography series, each Friday we showcase some of the most amazing photographs captured by talented photographers from all around the world. Here are latest 26 beautiful photographs for your inspiration. If you like our series, feel free to share it on Twitter and Facebook. Photography Quote of the Day: “Black and white are the colors of photography. To me they symbolize the alternatives of hope and despair to which mankind is forever subjected.”  - Robert Frank 

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In this tutorial we will learn how to convert our black & white photos into color. For this I am going to use a black & white image (this one). Final Result Software used: Adobe Photoshop CS4 Skill: Semi Advance Time: 1 – 2 Hrs Step 1 Open your picture and Desaturate (Ctrl + Shift + U) it. Step 2 Duplicate your picture and name this layer ‘face co’. Now go to image>adjustments>hue/saturation. Click on colorize and manage some hue and saturation (Ctrl + U) as below: Step 3 Duplicate again your image and name it ‘eyes co’. To colorize [&hellip

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This post is a part of our weekly photography inspiration series, each Friday we showcase some of the most amazing photographs captured by talented photographers from all around the world. Here are latest 25 beautiful photographs for your inspiration, if you like this post, share it on Twitter and Facebook. Have a nice weekend! Photography Quote of the day: “I just think it’s important to be direct and honest with people about why you’re photographing them and what you’re doing.  After all, you are taking some of their soul.”  - Mary Ellen Mark

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From today Google is rolling out its new Google plus button for all Google+ users. This new +1 button has sleek red and white design. In this download we have added three different sizes of new Google plus button in .png format. These icons will be handy to use in your website or blog. Download (1335 hits) Note: Linking back or any form of spreading the word is always appreciated! Do not link directly to Download link

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This post is a part of our weekly photography inspiration series, each Friday we showcase some of the best photographs captured by talented photographers from all around the world. Here are beautiful 27 photographs for your inspiration for you. If you like this post, why not to share it on Twitter and Facebook. Photography Quote of the Day: “A photograph is the illusion of a literal description of how the camera ‘saw’ a piece of time and space.” – Garry Winogrand

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