Archive for December, 2013:

New York’s Sparkling Christmas Show

  At the top, star lights glowing in the Sony atrium skylights. If you’re doing the Christmas run and checking out all the dazzling window displays in midtown, this is a good place to take a quick break. It’s on Madison and 56th Street. Middle, strawberries dipped in chocolate snapped through the Godiva front windows [...]

Energize Images with Gimp’s Map Filter

The first time I tried Gimp’s map filter it was not a success. I used it on a frontal close up of a photographic portrait and the features mushed into each other producing two overlapping mouths. Which would have been swell if I was aiming for a deformed clown look. My second try was on [...]