• Creating a Century of Portraits in My Living Room

    27 days ago - By Peta Pixel

    For the last 12 months, I have been working on a personal photo project. The goal of this project was to recreate a portrait from every decade from the 1920s until now. Each picture would highlight the candid life of someone who was living in that era versus what they were really feeling inside. I called this project a “Century of Portraits.”
    This series traces the tropes of America's decades from the Great Depression to the depression elicited by the omnipresence of and addiction to smartphones today. Every moment in time contains a story deeper than solely what is visible, which is...
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  • Google Photos for iOS Can Now Adjust Bokeh in Portrait Mode Photos

    Google Photos for iOS Can Now Adjust Bokeh in Portrait Mode Photos

    27 days ago - By Peta Pixel

    Google has released an update to the Google Photos app for iOS that brings bokeh adjustment for Portrait mode photos.
    The company announced the news through a Tweet yesterday.
    New to iOS, adjust the background blur and change the focus of your portrait mode photo.
    Just pull up a portrait photo in Google Photos, click the editing icon to get to the editing menu, then tap it one more time to edit depth and focus.
    - Google Photos November 19, 2018
    “Just pull up a portrait photo in Google Photos, click the editing icon to get to the editing menu, then tap it one more time to edit depth and...
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