Unexpected effects of Blockchain, prevention of photo stealing to crack down ‘bureaucracy / dictatorship’

Unexpected effects of Blockchain, prevention of photo stealing to crack down ‘bureaucracy / dictatorship’

Technology to secure Credits Blockchain is not the Bitcoin, often confused as it is, got spotlights from various media in the last few years. Indeed, Bitcoin blows hot fever in the world and dilutes underlying technology Blockchain as a security program for money transaction. Basically, Blockchain is the protocol to change data around the world […]

[Easy Photoshop] Photo stitching – 85mm as a Wide Field lens

[Easy Photoshop] Photo stitching – 85mm as a Wide Field lens

Photoshop and Lightroom are two mainstream programs in photo processing with very different characteristics. Photoshop is complex, but provides unlimited tooling to manipulate individual pixels. Lightroom is simple, intuitive and easy management on the massive amount of photos. Mixing them makes powerful, yet easy to use photo processing workflow, called ‘EasyPhoShop’ Determining the Lens Focal […]

Proper reasoning for Happy shopping – Samyang 85mm f1.4 AF & Sony A7R III

Proper reasoning for Happy shopping – Samyang 85mm f1.4 AF & Sony A7R III

Changing the equipment is an exciting decision on the one hand, but also demanding financial outflux. As you know, the pleasure of shopping comes from buying something (= spend money) and injecting ‘adrenaline + dopamine’ into the body and mind in return . Because of this process, shopping without spending money hardly provides tense, satisfaction, […]

[Easy Photoshop] High Pass filter, short & easy way

[Easy Photoshop] High Pass filter, short & easy way

Sharpen makes photo sharp, but how? Almost all post-processing programs offer ‘Sharpen’ to make photo crisp and sharp. Sometimes different naming used, for example, ‘Unsharp mask’ in Photoshop which is actually a sharpen. No matter what name, Sharpen works basically in 2 steps; Extract the ‘outline’ of image Increase the contrast of the outline to make […]

Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam

Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam

Starting point – in front of Rijks Museum. Rembrant’s ‘Night Watch’ has been restored recently. It is a beautiful master piece indeed but looks too fresh to be hundreds years old painting. Restoration may be too good or too perfect…  :- )       Dutch maritime exhibition, even the model itself is very impressive […]