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KAP 2009-25 – Wilson Lane near Fairfield, Idaho - August 20, 2009

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Aerial photograph of an abandoned schoolhouse or church in Idaho. These images are from a Kite Aerial Photography session conducted two years ago as I toured across the United States. In Idaho I met with PokyTom (Flickr name for Tom Gautier) and we camped, KAPped and photographed our way through the Sawtooth National Recreation Area in the heart of Idaho. I quickly put a few of the images on Flickr at that time (either while on the road or just when I got home, I can't remember) to share with my KAPper connections in the Flickr KAP group. I had...

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Derelict and swamped farmhouse

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New in my Getty Images portfolio: Derelict and swamped farmhouse Derelict and swamped farmhouse Road passing abandoned farmhouse Click on image to go to the same image in my Getty Images portfolio.

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Derelict factory or warehouse.

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New in my portfolio: Abandoned factory near the waterfront in Gananoque, Ontario, Canada. Go directly to this image at / Stock Photography information.

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How to Make Tiny Town Miniatures!

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This post demonstrates a process known as "Fake Tilt-Shift" carried out in PhotoShop or other image editing software. After a mere two weeks of playing with the creation of these miniatures, I don't imagine I've become an expert yet. However, I took the opportunity to share what I'd learned with my camera club, the Camera Club of Ottawa, and since I had done the work to prepare the slides I'm posting them here for anyone's benefit. What follows are a few examples of the results of applying the technique and then subsequent to that I've included a short demo of...

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