Deep Dream and GIF Creator
as if I had nothing else to do - I was surfing the net and found these sites where you can create great stuff with your photos. Deep Dream I had used before, when it was in beta, but now you have to sign up/sign in. It is free, and there are many more effects since last time I used the site - this I just created today:
Making animated GIF images is a little complicated in Photoshop, so when I was looking for a tutorial, I found this website where it is easy to create animated GIF: all you have to do is upload your images, select the parameters and voila, done! This one below is also my first test, using images I had on hand (some of which were photo-shopped, some previously created in Deep Dream).
let the fun begin!
here are a few more images from Deep Dream:
UPDATE October 2019
I had added a separate page to this website about
which includes a video on YouTube called
On some social media posts I had started to use this funny Newton Cradle GIF:
there are many more effects found here:https://avatar.pho.to/
or else you can find photo frames here: http://funny.pho.to/
Caroline Schell's touching tribute to her father Carl Schell,
a portrait bust completed just recently.
photos courtesy Caroline Schell
Caroline Schell with her father Carl Schell at her birthday party in Vienna - 2013
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