Thursday, July 29, 2010

Transformation...

Daddy Ron decided it was time for a new header and here are the steps he went through to achieve the final choice....

First: Choose a photo that is appealing...


Secondly: Give it a pop of brightness....


Thirdly: Slightly distort the image, in this case with a crystalizing effect....


Fourthly: Fine tune the photo with a slight change in the size of the crystallizing effect....and add some natural 'look' from the original photo....


Fifthly: Choose a font and colour....


'Et Voila' .... the choice is made......

17 comments:

  1. Hello Sophie! What a beautiful Labradoodle you are! Thanks for popping over and leaving a kind comment on my blog. You have a really lovely one here. i'll be calling in again soon, to see what you have been up to. Ros.... and Oscar

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  2. It's pawesome!!!
    Licks and sniffs,
    Zack, Sassy and Buddy

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  3. HI Sophie....take it from a kitty your header is
    purrfect!!! But the best thing in it is YOUR lovely face.
    Madi

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  4. PS Sophie
    Mom keeps forgetting to tell you we have a Labradoodle living across the street from us.
    His name is Biscuit. He is about the color of a purrfectly cooked Southern biscuit too.
    Oh and to continue on the food theme his next door neighbor is a mix breed named Waffle. MOL
    Mom and I think those names are too funny.
    Madi and Mom

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  5. Wow, I wish I knew how to do that!! It looks great!

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  6. I like it! No, I love it!
    kisses
    Daisy Mae

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  7. That's cool! Sophie, even more beautiful, is that possible?

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  8. Like the new header & pic. Good job. We been trying to get Mom to change our header picture.
    Don't think she'll get that fancy tho.
    Wags
    Ernie,Sasha,Chica

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  9. And, a beautiful choice it is! Though, of course, Sophie, any picture with you in it would be gorgeous.

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  10. Cute as you are, all that extra stuff isn't really necessary (hope I didn't make Daddy Ron mad now).--Inger

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  11. Just when I thought you couldn't possibly be any more beautiful, your Daddy puts this header up.
    WOW!!!!!

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  12. Thanks for being our no.70!

    I love this new header picture, although you lost me after the crystalising effect in the fourth step. oh well. It's a great header pic!

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  13. And a lovely one it is, too. In case you didn't see, you have an award at my blog. Didn't get to finish telling everyone yesterday. Have a great weekend.
    ~Randy

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  14. Hey Guys and Gals....easy to do this kinda of stuff with an editing program...Picasa or Picnik...try it!

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  15. Well hello there, Sophie! Great pic!

    You're welcome out back at my house anytime. Molly and Jethro are allowed with the chickens, because I have one little hen that puts them in their place!

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This 'DOODLE' is looking forward to your comment....don't be shy...all I do is SNIFF & LICK!