Author Archives: Bill Barber

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Last night I as playing with some fractals, below is the result! Right now it is nameless. If you would like to suggest a name, leave your suggestion in the comments! Thanks for playing!

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How to Make a Pinhole Camera from a Pringles Can

This adorable young photographer’s name is Fresley, and for a recent science experiment she decided to show YouTube how to turn a Pringles can into a pinhole camera in just over 8 minutes. All you need in way of materials is an empty Pringles can, an X-Acto knife, some opaque tape, wax paper, a pair […]

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Faux Painting

I have many friends who do amazing work with watercolors, acrylics, oils, etc. Paint brushes do not belong in my hands! However, from time-to-time I do enjoy taking a photographic image and making it look like a painting. Here is one i did just this afternoon. I hope you enjoy it!  

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Canon 7D Mk II — Coming Soon!

New rumors suggest that the announcement of a replacement for the Canon 7D may come on Friday, September 5, 2014, which is a week and a half before Photokina 2014 kicks off. I continue to see steep discounts on the original 7D. There are still several spec rumors floating around for the 7D Mark II […]

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“XYZ” is for

OK, I think I have prolonged the ending of this project as long as possible. BUT it is finished before the promised end date of 8 July! So, what are XYZ? Well here it is!  

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“W” is for

There are so many things that could represent “W”! While on a recent trip to Bermuda I found this one that I knew would be the right fit! Let me present Wahoo’s! Wahoo’s Bistro & Patio is centrally located in the heart of the historic town of St. Georges and boasts panoramic views of the […]

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“V” is for

Well, “V” would have to be for “Variety”. I like to shoot a variety of different subjects in a variety of different locales. I also like to display my images in a variety of different ways. Recently I was given a PS Action that would make an image look as if it was supported by […]

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“U” is for

“U” is for UNIQUE. And what could be more unique than your very own cell phone case with one of my images? WOW! Would your friends be green with envy? Well you can get a case for an iPhone 4/4s/5/5c/5s or a Galaxy S4 or S5 with any of my images that appear on  […]

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How to turn day into night

Have you ever created an image during the day and were curious how it would have looked at night? Maybe it’s a shot from a trip, so you can’t just go back and shoot after sunset. Just today I was looking through some older images and came across one that I would like to have […]

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“T” is for

“T” is for TIME. But what really is time? Does anyone really know what time it is? Is there such a thing as a time-warp? What does it mean to “kill time”? And is it possible to “save” time or “waste” time? We could name many more uses of the word “time”. But, here is […]

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