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King Street, South Shields

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King Street, South Shields

Little girl in a hurry

This is a composite Photoshop image attempting to show how busy King Street in South Shields was this afternoon, with many people going to the Market Place. The camera was set on a tripod and 22 frames recorded, they were all set on separate layers in Photoshop. I then used a number of masks and played around with transparency and blend modes to get the final result. Took a long slow time over this one, not that the little girl was bothered, she was in a BIG hurry!

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Written by curly

October 21, 2007 at 12:01 am

11 Responses

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  1. Awesome. I love the things you can do in photoshop. They look like they could be ghosts!

    Helen

    October 21, 2007 at 5:04 am

  2. That is one great composite.

    Gigi

    October 21, 2007 at 2:42 pm

  3. Such an interesting effect.

    CrazyCow

    October 21, 2007 at 3:02 pm

  4. Interesting image. I have an old version of Photoshop & have never used it yet. I just tend to use Picasa to tidy up my photos.

    Gails_man

    October 21, 2007 at 4:22 pm

  5. Spooky!

    Liz Elmont

    October 21, 2007 at 8:57 pm

  6. This is a fantastic image-beautiful treatment—really shows the action!!!

    chris

    October 21, 2007 at 10:58 pm

  7. Great use of image composites. It does have a ghostly quality, but it successfully gives the feeling of a busy street, as you intended.

    cluelessinboston

    October 22, 2007 at 2:04 am

  8. Oh, I like this a whole lot! I’m so glad you took the time to do it and post it.

    Lynette

    October 22, 2007 at 6:13 am

  9. This is just amazing. So effective. I love it!

    Jilly

    October 22, 2007 at 2:49 pm

  10. Very very good. And thanks for the explanation of how the composite was created. Check out composite of 240 frames from 1473 time lapse shots.

    Denton

    October 22, 2007 at 5:28 pm

  11. PS: the composite I mentioned was created and posted by Sam Javanrouh at his daily dose of imagery from Toronto photo blog.

    Denton

    October 22, 2007 at 5:30 pm


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