Tag Archives: Photo manipulation

Magic landscapes of childhood – Alastair Magnaldo

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Amazing surreal photography by French artist Alastair Magnaldo. With his  surrealist photomontages Magnaldo creates scenes in which children’s dreams come true.

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All images ©  Alastair Magnaldo

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Eerie Surreal Photo-manipulations by Dariusz Klimczak

Polish photographer Dariusz Klimczak prefers monochromatic images to compose eerie dreamlike landscapes and unusual characters.

“I prefer square frames and black and white pictures but I don’t shun colors. In my photo-manipulative works I seek mood, joke, and universal symbols which can make the viewer contemplate or laugh.”

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Glitch collages by Giacomo Carmagnola

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Inspired by glitch art and writers like H.P. Lovecraft Giacomo Carmagnola uses photographs and figures from history with a good dose of Photoshop to create digital glitch art and surreal collages.

“I’m completely absorbed by glitch art. I’ve always been attracted to its aesthetics; I’m not talking about philosophy or higher concepts, but just its plain visual pleasure.” “I see these images as an alternative beauty. I find it extremely fascinating how the same image can change so much by keeping its original ‘skeleton’.”

All images © Giacomo Carmagnola
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Whimsical photo-manipulations by Anil Saxema

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Digital artist Anil Saxena, from Munbai, started out doing conventional darkroom photo composition and retouching before moving these skills over to creator and then photoshop. Having moved to Mumbai to work as an illustrator he became interested in retouching as a way to utilize his eye for creating striking imagery. Drawing from his technical background in graphic design, CGI and his trained creative eye, Anil enjoys developing stunning imagery. He believes color grading is paramount.
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Unreal worlds created with Iphone by Charlie Davoli

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Charlie Davoli creates surreal compositions by shooting pictures with his iPhone and editing them with apps like PsTouch, iDesign, and Superimpose. He then posts his photo collages on Instagram.

My inspiration comes from a combination of the supernatural images from the Italian artist De Chirico, my love for geometry of Bauhaus, and the pop culture of Warhol and Lichtenstein… all with a touch of retro sci-fi.

All images courtesy the artist, Charlie_Davoli

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Animeyed (Self-Portraits) – Flora Borsi

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Hungarian artist Flora Borsi in her works visualizes the physically impossible in a form of photo manipulation. She uses exquisite photo manipulation to create surreal images that are thematically focused on identity, relationships, emotions and dreams. Her latest series entitled ‘animeyed’, includes a collection of self-portraits where  animal and human  features are combined  to create hybrid beings.

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Adorable Cats and Dogs pictured mastering Yoga Positions

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Photographer Dan Borris was walking down the street one day with a friend when she suggested that he photograph her doing yoga while her dog ran around making her crazy. Inspiration struck! Why bother with humans? Dogs should do yoga! It was in that moment that the idea of Yoga Dogs was born. After dogs were photographed, photos were digitally manipulated to recreate a variety of tricky yoga positions.  But from there, the concept took off and he began including cats too. Borris sells these photos in a calendar, with proceeds going to the animal shelters where he gets his models.

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