How To Create a Text Portrait Effect in Photoshop
In today’s Photoshop tutorial we’re going to create a cool portrait effect using a long passage of text that bends and deforms around the contours of the face. Known as a Calligram, this effect is particularly powerful when used to present famous quotes or speeches by depicting the author/speaker with the actual words. Photoshop’s Displace …
Juxtapoz Magazine - The Ghostly Illustrations of Januz Miralles
Januz Miralles is an illustrator based in Laguna, Philippines. His eerie, ethereal images combine traditional painting techniques with digital...
Alma Haser Conceptual Photography
Conceptual German photographer, Alma Haser work has already has been covered on Trendland in the past. Her recent portrait series kept on evolving with
Specimen no. 07 by Michael Mapes, 2006, multi media - photographic prints, misc printed material, insect pins, pinning foam, glass vials, magnifiers, gelatin capsules,resin, wax, within wood box with glass cove, 16 x 14. I chose this image because it relates to fragments in how each section creates a bigger picture and is connected to the person in the picture.
'It Came From The Sky' by Maurizio Anzeri and Richard Burbridge
Another great collaboration, this time between photographer Richard Burbridge, Italian artist Maurizio Anzeri and stylist Robbie Spencer for June 2011
- Press my own face against printer/ ask someone else to & then print in black and white. - Put some sort of cling film/ cellophane over scanner to create trapped effect. - Experiment with different facial expressions/positions/materials/colour.
Insane Floppy Disk Portraits
When was the last time you saw a floppy disk in use? Nick Gentry makes gorgeous portraits from outdated technology with his social art project that turns...
Juana Gómez's embroidered family photos – in pictures
Chilean artist Juana Gómez utilises weaving and embroidery to explore the themes of genealogy, mythology and biology within her own female lineage