Solarisation 01

The Solarisation or Sabattier effect is one of the earliest known photographic effect. You can read about it in Wikipedia ( Of course this effects can be created in Photoshop using NIK Color Efix or Silver Efix plug-ins. Of course you can create this effect also directly in Photoshop directly ( Keep in mind, not every image is suited for this effect! So here is the exercise for the week: Create images with the help of the Solarisation effect.


I found that the reflection in this instrument in contrast to the arm of the player is quite interesting. As always, enjoy this exercise!

Overexposed 08


Since leaves are translucent I photographed them using a lightbox as background. Just collect a bunch of leaves and create an arrangement on a piece of glass that is covered with a white sheet and arrange for a light source underneath the sheet and you are ready to go.

Enjoy and keep on photographing!