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Friday: December 11, 2009

Twelve awe-inspiring snow sculptures for your viewing pleasure.Twelve awe-inspiring snow sculptures for your viewing pleasure.

I guess this is what it would like if snowmen every organized a rally or decided that it was time to rebel against their makers. Bring on the heat lamps.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Neat @ 7:03 AM | Tags (6) | snow | sculptures | weburbanist | neat | photos | winter |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 75 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Wednesday: December 9, 2009

Bubbles where you wouldn't expect to see bubbles through the eye of Photoshop.Bubbles where you wouldn't expect to see bubbles through the eye of Photoshop.

Another creative Photoshop contest and concept from the fine folks at Worth 1000. Three pages worth of soapy goodness for your viewing pleasure. Enjoy.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Photoshop @ 6:58 AM | Tags (5) | bubbles | contest | manipulation | photoshop | worth1000 |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 52 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Hubble manages to capture images of some of the oldest galaxies ever seen.Hubble manages to capture images of some of the oldest galaxies ever seen.

NASA said that not only are those the oldest galaxies ever seen, but the data that can be extracted from the image will provide 'insights into how galaxies grew in their formative years early in the universe's history.'

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Space @ 6:43 AM | Tags (6) | space | photos | hubble | cnet | stars | deep |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 6 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Monday: December 7, 2009

A gallery of this year's most amazing scientfic images just for you.A gallery of this year's most amazing scientfic images just for you.

Have a peek at sixty-two images showcasing a myriad of scientific amazement your optic delights. Turns out that capillary networks make for some interesting photography. Who knew?

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Science @ 3:22 PM | Tags (6) | science | robots | humanoids | popsci | photography | photos |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 25 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Celebrity Star Wars through the force-laden eye of Photoshop.Celebrity Star Wars through the force-laden eye of Photoshop.

As the title of the contest says on Worth1000 - may the farce be with you. Enjoy what may have been had other celebrities snatched up some of these roles. Also, UP was the best animated movie of the year.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Photoshop @ 6:52 AM | Tags (6) | contest | manipulation | photoshop | starwars | worth1000 | yoda |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 34 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Tuesday: November 24, 2009

Celebrity time travel through the historical eye of Photoshop.Celebrity time travel through the historical eye of Photoshop.

Always wondered what some celebrities would have been like had they lived in different time periods? The folks at Worth1000 were thinking just the same thing.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Photoshop @ 6:49 AM | Tags (7) | celebrities | contest | manipulation | photoshop | time | travel | worth1000 |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 34 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Friday: November 20, 2009

Cartoons reimagined in the real world through the realistic eye of Photoshop.Cartoons reimagined in the real world through the realistic eye of Photoshop.

Because life is in fact like a hurricane in Duckburg, with race cars, lasers, aeroplanes - it's a duck blur. You might solve a mystery or even rewrite history. Duck Tales, oo-oo Tales of derring-do (derring?), bad and good luck tales.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Photoshop @ 6:40 AM | Tags (7) | cartoons | ducktales | effects | manipulation | photoshop | reality | worth1000 |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 145 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Monday: November 16, 2009

Fantastic elastic through the stretchy eye of Photoshop.Fantastic elastic through the stretchy eye of Photoshop.

Who needs a space elevator when you can just as easily build a space ladder instead? I ask these questions to myself (and anyone who will listen) on a daily basis. You're not listening, are you?

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Photoshop @ 7:54 AM | Tags (8) | contest | elastic | ladder | manipulation | photoshop | space | stretchy | worth1000 |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 21 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Friday: November 13, 2009

Five tips for fixing up your Facebook page from the folks at CNN.Five tips for fixing up your Facebook page from the folks at CNN.

Article covers everything from how to block a friend's annoying Farmville stats to setting up privacy for your racy uploaded photos. Happy Facebooking.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Silly @ 7:39 AM | Tags (7) | cnn | facebook | tips | security | annoying | photos | privacy |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 40 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Thursday: November 12, 2009

Google now offers up cheap storage for your photos.Google now offers up cheap storage for your photos.

For five bucks a year you'll get access to twenty gigabytes of space that you can use to hold up to 10,000 high-resolution photos accessed through Picasa.  One drawback is that you can only backup JPG files for now.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Google @ 8:12 AM | Tags (7) | google | storage | hosting | photos | cheap | jpg | picasa |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 14 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Movie madness through the maddening eye of Photoshop.Movie madness through the maddening eye of Photoshop.

A collection of movie parodies that you may or may not see this lifetime. You probably will though if Hollywood churns out another 'Meet the Spartans' type of flick.  Yech.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Photoshop @ 7:51 AM | Tags (5) | photoshop | manipulation | hollywood | movies | worth1000 |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 19 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Wednesday: November 11, 2009

Modern ruins through the non-ancient eye of Photoshop.Modern ruins through the non-ancient eye of Photoshop.

I've always thought that those monolith objects near the EPCOT entrance / Spaceship Earth looked quite morbid. The first entry in this Photoshop contest just confirms it all the more.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Photoshop @ 7:41 AM | Tags (10) | ancient | disney | epcot | manipulation | modern | monoliths | morbid | photoshop | ruins | worth1000 |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 150 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Monday: November 9, 2009

A collection of amazing Martian landscape photography just for you.A collection of amazing Martian landscape photography just for you.

These photos were shot via NASA's Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter which has been orbiting the planet for several years. And if you like these photos, chances are you'll love using Google Mars.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Space @ 7:51 AM | Tags (7) | boston.com | cliffs | landscapes | mars | photos | rocks | space |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 30 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Unsuccessful breakfast cereals through the wholesome eye of Photoshop.Unsuccessful breakfast cereals through the wholesome eye of Photoshop.

Yes, Pickle Flakes are part of this breakfast although you might want to check the nutritional facts before pouring yourself a bowl. Yum.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Photoshop @ 7:42 AM | Tags (8) | breakfast | cereals | photoshop | manipulation | worth1000 | unsuccessful | wholesome | nutrition |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 23 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Friday: October 30, 2009

A handy tutorial on how to create a basic house icon in Photoshop.A handy tutorial on how to create a basic house icon in Photoshop.

Thinking of getting more acclamated with the image-editing juggernaut that is Photoshop? This tutorial may be just what you're looking for. Good luck and good house building.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Tutorial @ 4:41 PM | Tags (4) | beginner | photoshop | psdtuts | tutorial |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 8 Clicks | Posted by Vin


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