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Lotus Carroll1,772,569This is the Event for our March Self Portrait Challenge: Instill A Sense of The Bizarre. What is meant by this? Get wacky, odd... put a strange or ironic twist on your self portrait. Get into your "Twilight Zone" state of mind and lets all get a little weird together this month. :) +Annie Weibull, one of our many talented moderators in The Art of Self Portraiture Community, wrote a great tutorial that will help you! Check it out here: http://goo.gl/3qH2vN She is also the contributor of our theme photo on this event.Here is where you enter your ONE Self Portrait with a "Sense of the Bizarre" theme. Your photo must have been captured during this month. This Event remains open until 11:59 CST March 31st, so you have until then to create and enter your best photo from this month. (The dates on the Event are truncated, but you can submit a photo anytime, all month long.) Please read all rules (scroll down). Not adhering to rules will get you disqualified.InspirationModerators of the Art of Self Portraiture Community are not eligible to win, but we'll be putting our photos into the Event in the hopes that you'll be inspired. If you have questions or need help, please pop into the Community http://goo.gl/M7XTQ and ask away! We have categories for questions and discussion and are happy to help with anything. And make sure you read the tutorial linked above!Prizes1 Year +SmugMug Portfolio Account http://www.smugmug.com/features$150 Gift Certificate for +BorrowLenses.com  http://www.borrowlenses.com +Think Tank Photo City Walker 10 http://goo.gl/7b2js9+Capturing Couture Gift Code in the amount of $43.95 http:March Self Portrait Challenge: Instill A Sense Of The Bizarre2014-03-30 07:00:00132 
Jeff Smith60,580Welcome to The Selfy Sunday Project for March 2, 2014Theme: Baby it's cold outsideShow us your best "how I stay warm" shots.Those in more "summer like" climates can show us how you are staying cool. (Just to make those of us who are freezing our way through the winter feel even worse)Please read this post for the guidelines and FAQ for Selfy Sunday.http://goo.gl/SKnkZ8Your photo can be taken the week before the event up until 8:00 AM EST Monday Feb. 17/14. Older photos posted will be removed from the event.Please only post one photo to the event and that photo should ideally be taken the weekend or the week prior to the event.Again, please no dipping into the archives.As always have some fun.Everyone is looking forward to some great selfies.Any questions, We have 18 moderators in the Art of Self Portraiture community who can help you along the way._____________UPLOADINGThe event will be open for uploading photos at 9:00 PM on the Saturday before.Click the Add Photos button in the event to upload your images.This is a Public event open to all.Any questions, again please check the FAQs. http://goo.gl/SKnkZ8Cheers,JeffThe Selfy Sunday Project2014-03-02 03:00:0097 
Lotus Carroll1,772,569This is the Event for our November 2013 Self Portrait Challenge: Portray An Emotion. Here is where you enter your ONE Self Portrait portraying an emotion. Remember to be as creative and expressive as you possibly can. If the viewer can instantly connect with your image emotionally, it's a win.Your photo must have been captured this month. This Event remains open until 11:59 CST November 30th, so you have until then to create and enter your best photo from this month. Please read all rules (scroll down). Not adhering to rules will get you disqualified.TutorialNeed some tips for this challenge? Have no fear! That's why we're here. :) I put together a piece offering some tips for creating emotional self portraits. You can view it here: http://goo.gl/13WBEfPrizes1 Year of +SmugMug Basic http://www.smugmug.com/photos/photo-sharing-features+Capturing Couture Discontinued Camera Strap (if you win, you get to choose from a list that I'll share with you) :) http://www.capturingcouture.comPlease circle these sponsors - they make these prizes possible, so having them circled is a requirement to be a winner.There will be 2 winners. 1st place winner selects choice of prizes. 2nd place receives remaining prize. Winners must respond within 24 hours of being contacted or new winners will be chosen. Both winners will be featured in the Challenge Winners Category http://goo.gl/qc7VO of The Art of Self Portraiture Community.At the end of the month, the Owners and Moderators of The Art of Self Portraiture Community will vote on the submissions and choose 1st & 2nd place winners. Please note that this is subjective (art always is!) and so we'll be basing our votes purely on our own opinions. Everyone who enters a photo is already a winner, of course. :)Please Remember These Rules:Enter Only Your Own Work*Enter Only ONE Photo*Only SELF PORTRAITS*Photo Must Be Taken in November 2013*Can Only Win Once Every 6 Months*Winners Must Respond Within 24 Hours of Contact*Circle Our Prize Sponsors*No Trickery or Spamming*We Reserve The Right To Remove Entries for Misconduct*Anything Outside Guidelines/Rules November Self Portrait Challenge: Portray An Emotion2013-11-02 01:00:00191 
Isabelle Fortin24,861Hello again !!Last year, some of us ladies wanted to show our support for   #movember  and as we cannot grow Moustaches, we thought maybe we can post our pictures with fake ones  The success of the event was so phenomenal it's time to do it all over again  ! thank you so much for all your photos and messages.This event will be open for the month so please stop by anytime & don't be shy to post your pics,I have created a donation page called "Ladies Of Movember" you can find it here : mosista.co/isabellefortinPlease don't be shy to post encouraging messages to those affected by cancer. thank you all so much ❤ Lastly, #fckcancer   !Ladies Of Movember ... Part 2 !2013-11-01 05:00:00262 
Lotus Carroll1,772,569This is the Event for our October 2013 Self Portrait Challenge: Creepy/Disturbing Halloweenie Theme! Here is where you enter your ONE Self Portrait with a creepy/disturbing halloween type theme. Your photo must have been captured this month. This Event remains open until 11:59 CST October 31st, so you have until then to create and enter your best photo from this month. Please read all rules (scroll down). Not adhering to rules will get you disqualified.InspirationKeep an eye on the submissions to the Event and you'll notice moderators of The Art of Self Portraiture Community adding their own "creepy/disturbing" self portraits. We each may add multiple photos - remember that moderators cannot win, but we're putting our photos in to inspire you! If you have questions or need help, please pop into the Community http://goo.gl/M7XTQ and ask away! We have categories for questions and discussion and are happy to help with anything. Get your disturbing on, be creative, and have fun!Prizes1 Year of +SmugMug Pro http://www.smugmug.com/pro+Think Tank Photo Sling O' Matic 20 Sling Bag http://goo.gl/UZh1N+Capturing Couture Gift Code in the amount of $43.95 http://www.capturingcouture.comA signed copy of the newly released book by Jon Blacker, Musical Ink http://goo.gl/suKg7wPlease circle these sponsors - they make these prizes possible, so having them circled is a requirement to be a winner.There will be 4 winners. 1st place winner selects choice of 4 prizes. 2nd place selects choice of 3 remaining prizes. 3rd place selects choice of 2 remaining prizes. 4th place receives the remaining prize. Winners must respond within 24 hours of being contacted or new winners will be chosen.At the end of the month, the Owners and Moderators of The Art of Self Portraiture Community will vote on the submissions and choose 1st, 2nd, 3rd & 4th place winners. Please note that this is subjective (art always is!) and so we'll be basing our votes purely on our own opinions. Everyone who enters a photo is alreadyOctober Self Portrait Challenge: Creepy/Disturbing Halloweenie Theme!2013-10-31 06:00:00162 
Robert SKREINER1,208,314+10000 Photographers BW ► ❶st Contestby +Robert SKREINER  & +Joel Tjintjelaar   & +Heimo MAUSER  &  +Gemma Costa Theme: Your „Top BW Monochrome Photos“Contest Rules & Conditions:● Sign in to the Contest with a short comment!● Please share this ►❶st Contest Invitation ( Condition! )● Please add +10000 Photographers BW *to your circles*● Please add the curators:    +Robert SKREINER  &   +Joel Tjintjelaar    & +Heimo MAUSER   &   +Gemma Costa    *to your circles and you will be also added.*● Photos must be your own photos and work!● Max 10 Photos per participating Photographer● Photos must be uploaded to this ❶st Contest–Page● Post a short own comment to your photos.● You can also give +1 to your own photos!● Please be fair and comment also to other photos!● Please invite your Google+ Friends and Followers.● Don't delete the automatically shared Contest Photos   in your stream! So you will get more +1The best ►BW Monochrome Photos◄ will be sharedalso at the Page: +10000 Photographers BW The 3 ►TOP Photos◄ of the Winners will be shared alsoin the stream of +Robert SKREINER All participating Photographers will be included in a public shared ❶st Contest Circle of+10000 Photographers BW & +Robert SKREINER  &   +Joel Tjintjelaar & +Heimo MAUSER    & +Gemma Costa The final decision about the winners is made byan international and independent jury.+10000 Photographers BW Monochrome ►❶st Contest2013-10-21 09:00:001964 
Jeff Smith60,580Welcome to The Selfy Sunday Project for September 7/13.Theme for this week is: ConnectionsAs always it is up for interpretation.Personal connections, connections to friends and family, connections to your passions or your surroundings. Perhaps making or breaking connections.I really means many things to many people so have fun.Please take some inspiration from +Jake Johnson  who has graciously let us use one of his fantastic selfies as our event cover photo.Everyone is looking forward to some great selfies, have fun.Any questions, We have 17 moderators in the Art of Self Portraiture community who can help you along the way._______________UPLOADINGThe event will be open for uploading photos at 9:00 PM on the Saturday before.Click the Add Photos button in the event to upload your images.This is a Public event open to all.Any questions, again please check the FAQs.Cheers and have fun!JeffThe Selfy Sunday Project2013-09-08 03:00:00146 
Lotus Carroll1,772,569This is the Event for our September 2013 Self Portrait Challenge: A Great Cell Phone Photo. Just because you use a cell phone doesn't mean your self portrait has to be of the "facebook style" mobile or reflection variety. That little guy has a camera inside it, so treat it like one!Here is where you enter your ONE Self Portrait using only a cell phone to capture and process (no computer software post processing!). Your photo must have been captured this month. This Event remains open until 11:59 CST September 30th, so you have until then to create and enter your best photo from this month. Please read all rules (scroll down). Not adhering to rules will get you disqualified.Tutorial & TipsNeed some tips and inspiration for this challenge? Have no fear! That's why we're here. :) The amazing +Mark Rodriguez made a tutorial about shooting cell phone photos to get you inspired - see it here: http://goo.gl/z3IZ23 He also posted a video of his process - see it here: http://goo.gl/vzcRHLRemember these Do's and Don'ts to get the best photo:*DO take the time to set up your shot thoughtfully.*DO invest time and effort and try more than once to get it right.*DO make sure your lens is clean.*DO take your photo in adequate light so it's not grainy, blurry, or dark.*DO put the cell phone down and use a timer - stop taking all your photos by holding the phone and pointing at yourself or a mirror.*DO try different angles for the best composition.*DO read the posts in our Tutorials Category and try the concepts and ideas you learn from them: http://goo.gl/uSUULE *DO try different apps and see what works best for you.*DO be aware of your background! It makes a huge difference! Is there junk in the room behind you? If yes, it's not a good place to shoot. ETC.*DO NOT just slap a filter or cheesy effect on and call it a day - take the time to try different edits and pay attention to the elements of your photo. *DO NOT point your phone at a mirror and take a reflection photo where we can see your phone.*DO NOT have your arms in the photo as you're holding the phone out in front of or above you.*DO NOT duckface.*DO NOT showcase your cleavage as the main subject.Here's a list of Photo Apps you can try out:SnapseedVSCOcamRetouch (cloning tool!)Camera+Camera!PhotoStudioPixlr ExpressAviaryInsPhotoPrizes1 Year of +September Self Portrait Challenge: A Great Cell Phone Photo2013-09-01 07:00:00180 
Lorena Masi28,092Time for a challenge again...This month's theme is all about sensuality. We don't mean tacky and/or dirty, we mean sensual, sweet, loving, nice... You get the drift... So bring out the narcissist within you and get creative.Take one shot of yourself (that's why we call it self portrait :D) in a creative way and upload it to this event/challenge. ONE picture only.Next Sunday Peter and I will pick one winner and four runner-ups. They will be presented here on Monday, 26th AugustThe challenge ends at 9 PM CET (Central European Time), August 25If you want to help spread the word about this challenge, a reshare of this announcement post would be nice. Thank you in advance! :) And feel free to invite your circles as well.We wish you lots of fun and good luck!Lorena & Peter*Me and my camera-Creative Self Portrait Challenge: Sensuality*2013-08-18 13:00:00120 
Roger Stegeby40,183This contest is about capturing the essence of Stockholm.Feel free to publish your own material of pictures showing the best sides of the city of Stockholm, capital of Sweden.Examples could be a photo of the Ericsson Globe Arena, The Royal Palaces (yes, we have two of them ;), Nights out with friends, Busy day at the main Trainstation, Going by public transport, Old Town (Gamla stan), The Royal Operah, Kungsträdgården etc.. I think you get the picture ;)( Please refrain from posting images you do not own the rights to yourself. We are interested in Your work. )Published work may be requested to participate in a upcoming launch of a new website service but only if you want to of course.Photo Contest - The Essence of Stockholm2013-08-14 09:00:0029 
Lotus Carroll1,772,569This is the Event for our July 2013 Self Portrait Challenge: Available Window/Door Light. Even if you've used window/door light before, use this opportunity to stretch past what you've tried before so you can grow and learn... and be creative!Here is where you enter your ONE Self Portrait using natural light from a window or door. Your photo must have been captured this month. This Event remains open until 11:59 CST July 31st, so you have until then to create and enter your best photo from this month. Please read all rules (scroll down). Not adhering to rules will get you disqualified.TutorialNeed some tips for this challenge? Have no fear! That's why we're here. :) The fantastic +Tom Tran put together a really great Natural Lighting Tutorial: "Come Let The Sun Shine In!" - find it here: http://goo.gl/oVyUpPrizes1 Year of +SmugMug Basic http://www.smugmug.com/photos/photo-sharing-features+Capturing Couture Discontinued Camera Strap - nobody else can get these anymore. :) http://www.capturingcouture.comPlease circle these sponsors - they make these prizes possible, so having them circled is a requirement to be a winner.There will be 2 winners. 1st place winner selects choice of prizes. 2nd place receives remaining prize. Winners must respond within 24 hours of being contacted or new winners will be chosen.At the end of the month, the Owners and Moderators of The Art of Self Portraiture Community will vote on the submissions and choose 1st & 2nd place winners. Please note that this is subjective (art always is!) and so we'll be basing our votes purely on our own opinions. Everyone who enters a photo is already a winner, of course. :)Please Remember These Rules:*Enter Only Your Own Work*Enter Only ONE Photo*Only SELF PORTRAITS*Photo Must Be Taken in July 2013*Winners Must Respond Within 24 Hours of Contact*Circle Our Prize Sponsors*No Trickery or Spamming*We Reserve The Right To Remove Entries for Misconduct*Anything Outside Guidelines/Rules Disqualifies A ParticipantJuly Self Portrait Challenge: Available Window/Door Light2013-07-01 07:00:00142 
Peter From75,625Time for the (shorter) November challenge... Your task is to upload a creative self portrait to the event. Rules: only ONE picture (must be taken by you or by using a self-timer) or you will be removed from the event guest list. Please add a few lines about your photo as well, it's always nice.The contest ends on November 30, 1 PM CET.Winners will be announced in my feed as soon as possible after the event has closed.Good luck!November Challenge –– Creative Self Portrait –– Please Reshare2012-11-14 19:00:00464 
Lorena Masi28,092Efter den lyckade fotopromenaden i Nyköping, tänkte +Peter From och jag arrangera ännu en trevlig photowalk, fast denna gång i Stockholm!Vi träffas kl 11 lördagen den 13 oktober i Slussen, Södermalmstorg, och går på "fotojakt" fram till kl 14!Monteliusvägen och Gamla Stan står på menyn, vi ses! Google+ Photowalk i Stockholm2012-10-13 11:00:0050 

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Pål Børsting45,149♥ ♥ ♥ ☀ ☀ ☀ My thank you circle 5/6 ☀ ☀ ☀ ♥ ♥ ♥Photo enthusiasts circle no. 5 of 6!All of you handpicked by me. This is the real thing :-)To show you I appreciate each and every +1.The re-sharers and commenters of course too.Not to forget the serious*** circle-sharers either.Re-share if you like, no pressure!Cercle de gratitude n°5/6 pour amoureux de la photographie.Pour vous dire combien j'apprécie vos +1's.Tous soigneusement choisis par moi (c'est vrai).Ceux qui commentent et partagent sont bien sûr présents.Et je n'oublie pas non plus les partageurs de cercles***.Partagez ce billet si vous en avez envie, à votre guise !Cercul ''Va multumesc'' nr. 5 din 6, cuprinzand pasionati de fotografie!Ca sa stiti ca apreciez plusurile voastre.Fiecare persoana a fost aleasa de mine personal. E  realitatea :)Cei care redistribuie si comentatorii sunt si ei aici.Si bineinteles ca nu sunt uitati nici  seriosii*** redistribuitorii de cercuri.Redistribuiti daca doriti, nu e o obligatie!Circulo de agradecimento nº 5 de 5, que agrupa entusiastas da Fotografia!Para informar o meu apreço pelos vossos +1's.Todos eles seleccionados por mim, um a um. Esta é a realidade :-)Claro que os comentadores e os que partilham também estão aqui.E não esquecer os que seriamente*** compartilham circulos.Caso goste e queira, partilhe! Não há qualquer problema!Кръг "Благодаря ви" № 5 от 6 съдържащ фото ентусиасти!Знайте това, че аз оценявам Вашите +1!Всеки от Вас е лично избран от мен! Това е нещо истинско :-)И, разбира се, тези които препубликуват и коментират са тук също!И не забравям сериозните * circlesharers също!Препубликувайте ако желаете, няма проблем!ਧੰਨਵਾਦ 5 ਵਿਚੋਂ 6ਵੇਂ ਫੋਟੋ ਉਤਸ਼ਾਹੀਆਂ ਦੇ ਸਰਕਲ ਦਾ!ਤੁਹਾਡੇ +1 ਕਰਨ ਲਈ ਮੈਂ ਤੁਹਾਡੀ ਕਦਰ ਕਰਦਾ ਹਾਂਇਹ ਸਾਰਾ ਕੰਮ ਮੇਰੇ ਹਥ ਨਾਲ ਕੀਤਾ ਗਿਆ ਅਸਲੀ ਕੰਮ ਹੈ :-)ਇਹ ਸਾਰਾ ਕੰਮ ਰੀਸ਼ੇਅਰਾਂ ਅਤੇ ਕਮੈਂਟਾਂ ਕਾਰਨ ਇਥੇ ਹੈਅਤੇ ਮੈਂ ਆਪਣੇ ਸੀਰੀਅਸ*** ਸਰਕਲ ਸ਼ੇਅਰ ਕਰਨ ਵਾਲਿਆਂ ਨੂੰ ਵੀ ਨਹੀਂ ਭੁੱਲ ਸਕਦਾਜੇਕਰ ਤੁਸੀਂ ਪਸੰਦ ਕੀਤਾ ਤਾਂ ਕਿਰਪਾ ਕਰਕੇ ਇਸ ਨੂੰ ਰੀਸ਼ੇਅਰ ਕਰ ਸਕਦੇ ਹੋTackcirkel nr. 5 av 6 innehållande Fotoentusiaster!Så du förstår att jag uppskattar era +1.Alla är handplockade av mig. Detta är den äkta varan :-)Och självklart finns vidaredelarna och kommenterare här också.Och jag glömmer inte de seriösa*** cirkel-delarna heller.Dela om du gillar, ingen press!"Terima Kasih" Bulatan ke-5, mengandungi para peminat gambar!Saya ingin memberitahu anda bahawa saya amat menghargai beberapa +1.Kesemuanya telah dipilih secara teliti oleh saya. Inilah yang sebenarnya:-)Dan sudah tentu para pengkongsi-semula dan pengkomen ada di sini.Dan saya tidak akan lupa kepada*** para pengkongsi bulatan yang tegar.Kongsikan semula jika anda mahu, tiada paksaan!"Terima Kasih" Bulatan Numbor ka-5, mong sengoi kea bi-minat gambar!Eng hod hek panei eng gemar keb +1.Semuak ajih bipilih ya eng haleij.Adehla benda kea sebetulnya :-)Ru adeh ne semestinya mong sengoi kea bi-"reshare" ru bi-komen.Ru eng tok en-sep*** sengoi kea serius bi-circleshare."Reshare" la asa hek sukak, tik tok paksaan!Круг благодарности номер 5 (из 6), состоящий из любителей фотографии!Я хочу сказать вам этим кругом, что ценю ваши +1.Все участники круга отобраны мной вручную. Это реальная работа :-)И конечно, те, кто делится и комментирует, тоже в этом круге.И я не забываю тех, кто серьезно*** делится кругами .Делитесь кругом, если пожелаете, никакого давления!Dank jullie wel, cirkel nr. 5 van 6 met foto enthousiastelingen!Om jullie te laten weten dat ik de +1's erg op prijs stel.Allemaal persoo2014-09-19 13:25:314475912114
David Roma30,099☺ ☺ ☺ ☺ ☺ ☺ ☺ ☺ ☺ ☺ ☺ ☺ ☺ ☺ ☺ ☺☺ Epic Engagers #5☺ curated by +David Roma on September 19th☺ ☺ ☺ ☺ ☺ ☺ ☺ ☺ ☺ ☺ ☺ ☺ ☺ ☺ ☺ ☺Wow, well that rolled around quick. 30 thousand followers!!!! Thank you all so very much. My profile is now in the top 50 in Australia and 5000 in the world!! I am can hardly believe it, and its all thanks to YOU!.. There was so much engagement this fortnight that I couldn't fit you all in this circle. I have given priority to the sharers of my work and my very best engagers.This circle has been carefully selected by myself. It includes a selection of people who have made my page a community and a joy to be a part of. Thank you so much to each one of you. I hope you get the followers you deserve!This circle is shared every 5000 new followers which is approx. every fortnight.To be included in any future circles...○ Well, unlike many other circle shares. There is no sharing +1, or comment requirement.○ These people are genuine engagers of my content. They Circled me, reshared, commented, or added me to their own Circle shares. They have brought so much life to this page and inspire me to keep on shooting...○ I guess the above is a hint ;)If you add this circle....○ I'm sure these people will bring life to your page too!○ Please do support them as they support you by resharing this circle to public, your circles and extended circles.○ And don't forget to check out their profiles and engage with their content too ;)○ It's a great way to get people who appreciate great content, and Photographers who crave engagement to meet!If you were not in this circle and feel you should have been...○ Sorry!!! You guys all ROCK! but there are too many to share○ Your best bet is continue to engage and reshare my work. I tend to give preference to those that share in these circles ;)If you are in this circle and don't want to be...○ Sorry, There isn't really a practical way I could ask everyone first.○ Please send me a private message and will not include you in any future circles.○ People may follow you, but don't feel obliged to add people back... Oh and the best way to say thanks is to support these epic engagers by resharing this circle publicly (and with your circles and extended circles) ! :)#circleshare #circlesharing #circle #sharedcircles #sharedpubliccircles #circlecount #circlecircle #naturephotographers #naturephotography #birdphotography #birdphotographers #circlesharing 2014-09-19 11:47:0649722656147
exceptional circles208A lovely circle for today2014-09-18 22:58:2248996107115
Viktor Yegorov5,233Обмен кругами#круги   #обмен  #кругляши #круглим   #круги #Google+   #SharedCircles   #circles   #circleshare   #sharedcircle   #circlesharing   #followers   #social  #circle #circles #public #publiccircle #circleshare #circlesharing #sharedcircles #sharedcircle #morefollowers #sharingcircles #circleshare #sharedpubliccircles #sharedpublicircles #sharedcircle #photography #photographer #bestphotographer #topphotographer #AddCircle #FindCircles #awesome #AwesomePeople #AwesomeCircle #addmetoyourcircles 2014-09-18 04:10:511955317
Mariko25,834Public Shared Circle #16----------------IF YOU WANT TO BE INCLUDED IN A NEW VERSIONS OF MY CIRCLES PLZ LET ME KNOW AND MAKE THIS SIMPLE STEPS:1. Include me in your circles.2. Plus, Comment or Reshare my posts in PUBLIC3. Please make sure you plus, reshare and comment on the Original4. If possible, leave a comment on this circle so I know you have done the three steps above.2014-09-17 12:15:58484373674
Ralf Beutler4,602**Awesome Photographers Circle V1** hand picked by me.Hello photography enthusiast! This is a hand picked circle of great photographers here in Google+ I collected in the last year. So if you like it, add this circle to your circles and enjoy.If you like to be in this circle or you know someone I don't know, please notify me.And NO, I'm not in this circle~~~~~~~~~~~~~~Liebe Fotoliebhaber. Im laufe des letzen Jahres habe ich einige großartige Fotografen, die ihre Arbeiten hier posten gesammelt. Diesen Kreis möchte ich gern mit euch teilen. Wenn ihr mögt, fügt ihn doch eurem Kreisen hinzu.Und NEIN, ich bin nicht in diesem Kreis enthalten :-) #circleshare   #circlesharing   #photography  2014-09-17 12:11:32108331026
Denyse Landry41,313CERCLE PHOTOGRAPHES VERSION 9 comprenant quelques uns de nos excellents photographes.CIRCLE PHOTOGRAPHERS VERSION 9 includes some of our excellent photographers.Si vous recevez une notification, vous êtes inclus.If you receive a notification, you are included .IMPORTANTComme ça fait plusieurs cercles que je partage, je crois que certaines personnes ne sont pas intéressées.Je vais donc, après ce partage, retirer ceux qui ne se manifesteront pas. Je vais comprendre que vous n’êtes pas intéressés. Si jamais vous changés d’idée éventuellement vous n’avez qu’à me l’indiquer .As it's been several circles which I share, I think some people are not interested. So after sharing this,  I will remove those who will not tell me their interest. If you ever changed your mind may simply indicate me.Pour être dans mon prochain cercle partagé, vous devez m’indiquer votre intérêt.To be shared in my next circle, you must indicate your interest.PARTAGE/ SHARECOMMENTAIRES/ COMMENTSPLUSMaintain an active circle helps everyone circle to expand their network on G+. Share this circle will introduce you to other people and you will know by the fact other interesting people with new things to discover . It is always very rewarding for all. Do not hesitate to share.I hope that other people can discover you and enjoy your beautiful photos.II appreciate your hard work and your shares.Maintenir un cercle actif aide tout le monde du cercle à élargir leur réseau sur G+. Partager ce cercle vous fera connaître par d’autres personnes et vous connaîtrez par le fait même d’autres personnes avec des nouveautés à découvrir. Ce qui est toujours très enrichissant pour tous. N'hésitez pas à partager.J’espère que d’autres personnes vont vous découvrir et apprécier vos magnifiques photos.J’apprécie votre excellent travail et vos partages . #photography   #photooftheday   #photographersongoogle+   #photographer   #photographertofollow   #photographersongoogle+   #photooftheweek   #googleplusphotos   #googleplusphotographers   #sharedcircles   #sharedpubliccircles   #addcircle   #findcircles   #thankyoucircle    2014-09-17 03:21:21291662680
AyJay Schibig72,63821ST CENTURY PHOTOGRAPHERS CIRCLE (2 of 2)  9.15.14  by +AyJay Schibig Please ReShare if you wish to be in this circle.This Circle has Active G+ members passionate about photography. Add this latest edition to circulate some great photography!#circleshare #circlesharing #sharedcircles #sharingcircles #sharedpubliccircles #sharedcircleoftheday #circlesunday #share #shared #followers #addcircles #publicsharedcircles #share #addpeople #addcircle #addfriends #circle #socialmedia #circlesbyayjay2014-09-16 01:21:304747916
Thomas Kohler5,519Increase your following with PowerCircleTo be added to the Circle you have to do these simple steps: 1 - include me in your circles 2 - Click add people and create your circle 3 - share the circle (include yourself) 4 - add +1 to the post#powercircle #sharedcircle #topsharedcircle #circleoftheday #sharedcircle #trustinme #circlesharing #circleshare #circles #circleoftheday #sharedpubliccircles #sharedcircles #share #vipsnowballcircle #sharedcircleoftheday #sharewithyou #followme #followers2014-09-15 21:18:07493301928
Brian Mcquillan6,433Increase your following with our Amazing CirclesTo be added to the Circle you have to do these simple steps: 1 - include me in your circles 2 - Click add people and create your circle 3 - share the circle (include yourself) 4 - add +1 to the post#powercircle #sharedcircle #topsharedcircle #circleoftheday #sharedcircle #trustinme #circlesharing #circleshare #circles #circleoftheday #sharedpubliccircles #sharedcircles #share #vipsnowballcircle #sharedcircleoftheday #sharewithyou #followme #followers #followback2014-09-13 07:12:31493484465
Circles and Photography29,269Builders 10       9.12.2014Add this circle to Build-up your G+ network! Please ReShare.#circleshare #circlesharing #sharedcircles #sharingcircles #sharedpubliccircles #sharedcircleoftheday #circlesunday #share #shared #followers #addcircles #publicsharedcircles #share #addpeople #addcircle #addfriends #circle #socialmedia2014-09-13 03:19:314702812
Nigil Haroon18,993Super Engager CircleDear AllTime for another super engagers circle.This circle has a number of people who engage with photography related posts. A number of these individuals have supported me immensely by sharing and commenting on my posts. Thank you once again for your generosity.Hope you like their work and engagement. You can add them to your circle and I am sure the reward will be worth it.Please share for wider reach. Many thanks. #circleshare   #circleoftheday  2014-09-13 02:04:3050014566147
Andrea Gervasi27,792Top 1 Communicators Circle AG 12-09-14Hey my friends. Good morning/evening to all! Circle brings together nice and interesting peopleIf you want to be a part of my best shared circles, this is the circle, you may want to add and share circle.Share The Circle And Boost Your Visibility On G+1. Add us to your circles, if you haven't done so already2. +1 this circle3. Publicly share this circle to public, your circles and extended circles.4. If possible, leave a comment on this circle so we know you have done the three steps above.Please make sure you do it on the original post or I won't notice it More you share more you get!Hi everybody, here is the circle of Top 1 Communicators Circle AG. They have made it to the Loyal FollowersCircle without getting tired of spreading.Top 1 Communicators AG Circle contains highly active membersof GooglePlus. If you want to engage with most activemembers you should ADD this circle.I would love to thank to each and every person who have joined the ride with us.Thank you very much! Iappreciate your dedication and hard work.I don't wish to offend anyone on the internet, so if you would like to be removed from my shared circles, please send me a private message and I won't share your profile in the future. The only way being shared will affect you is that you will get notifications that people have added you. You are under no obligation to add them back to your circles. If you don't add them back, they will most likely remove you from their circles after some time.2014-09-12 20:01:38473110104124
Dubie Bacino103,138Inspiring on Google+ Curated by +Dubie Bacino  (11th Edition)This is the circle I go to when I find myself in need of beauty and inspiration. It's made mainly of photographers, but also other people who I find post intriguing, provoking, and inspiring content. This is a very colorful group. One thing they have in common, besides me, is engaging content that will enhance your Google+ experience. -----------------------------------------When it comes to #CircleSharing, my practice is to share only two of my circles every month:  - ENGAGERS: this is a way of saying thank you to those who have interacted with me in some way (either by plussing, commenting, and/or sharing my posts, or by participating in my communities), and- INSPIRING: mainly photographers, but also other people who I find post original and interesting content.To get into my circles is real simple: either engage with my posts, or keep sharing quality content. If you want me to notice you, be active in one or all of my communities (see below).To connect with me -@Opajdara, the best place is my xeeme page: http://xeeme.com/opajdara or http://www.opajdara.com/ -----------------------------------------MY PAGES AND COMMUNITIES(Feel free to join if any of the topics interest you)FRIEND FILERIf you need more shared circles, check out the ones posted by +Friend Filer. If what you are looking for is to grow your audience, expand your reach on Google+ and connect with people on other social networks, I also recommend joining their community at http://bit.ly/1f6AUpH.MOON PHOTOGRAPHYTake a look at +Moonipulations, it's the place for all Moon lovers. Here you will find not only the photoshopped pics as the name indicates, but also the most beautiful moonscapes. If you want to jump in and share your photos,  join Moonipulations community: http://bit.ly/194vpSNROAD PHOTOGRAPHYThis is something I really love, to see an open road in front of me. If you feel the same, come join us and share your most beautiful road pics here: http://bit.ly/18rY1cnAERIAL PHOTOGRAPHYA place for those of us who like to see how earth looks from the sky. A refreshing change of perspective. Take a look for yourself: http://bit.ly/1mOSZA7MOTION PHOTOGRAPHYLook at the world around you - it's in constant motion. Stop for a moment and take a shot of it, then share it with us here:  http://bit.ly/1fI9xGqSHADOW PHOTOGRAPHYVisit the showcase of beautiful and creative shadow photography. Shadows can add a lot to a photograph. They can emphasize emotions, create surreal images, and be used in a variety of ways. If you are interested in exploring this fascinating interaction of darkness and light, please join us: http://bit.ly/16tts8kRAIN PHOTOGRAPHYBad weather can give us some of the most beautiful photogr2014-09-12 13:43:504629270135
Denyse Landry40,553Cercle Engagement V.1.Commitment Circle V. 1.Si vous recevez une notification, vous êtes inclus.If you receive a notification, you are included.IMPORTANTPour être dans mon prochain cercle partagé, vous devez m’indiquer votre intérêt.To be shared in my next circle, you must indicate your interest.PARTAGE/ SHARECOMMENTAIRES/ COMMENTSPLUSMaintain an active circle helps everyone circle to expand their network on G+. Share this circle will introduce you to other people and you will know by the fact other interesting people with new things to discover . It is always very rewarding for all. Do not hesitate to share.I appreciate your hard work and your shares.Maintenir un cercle actif aide tout le monde du cercle à élargir leur réseau sur G+. Partager ce cercle vous fera connaître par d’autres personnes et vous connaîtrez par le fait même d’autres personnes avec des nouveautés à découvrir. Ce qui est toujours très enrichissant pour tous. N'hésitez pas à partager.J’apprécie votre excellent travail et vos partages . #sharedpubliccircles   #addmetoyourcircles   #findcircles   #topsharedcircle   #bestengagers   #topongoogle   #googleplusphotos   #photographer   #photooftheday   #photooftheweek   #thankyoucircle   #bestcircleshare   #topphotographer  2014-09-09 20:55:3932623531
Mariko25,050Public Shared Circle #15----------------IF YOU WANT TO BE INCLUDED IN A NEW VERSIONS OF MY CIRCLES PLZ LET ME KNOW AND MAKE THIS SIMPLE STEPS:1. Include me in your circles.2. Plus, Comment or Reshare my posts in PUBLIC3. Please make sure you plus, reshare and comment on the Original4. If possible, leave a comment on this circle so I know you have done the three steps above.2014-09-09 18:28:18480414178
Holger Fährmann15,590Best handpicked PHOTOGRAPHER around the world! 2014-09-09 16:37:465007614
Diana Breath5,573#10 GOOGLE FRIENDS! -  RESHARE if you want to be included *'"*:•:••:*:•-:¦:*  *SHARE AND BE  SHARED*  *:¦:-•:*:••-:•:''''*  This is a super Circle and in it I put together a group of really interesting and active people on Google Plus to add in your circles.I'm talking about the top   Google + users that share unique and original contents.Follow   this advice and grow your G+ community with people that share amazing content that will surprise you:boost   visibility on Google+ - Share the circle!If you want to be added to the next Circle you have to do these simple steps:1 - Include me in your circles 3 - Share the circle (Publicly) 4 - Add +1 to the post 5 - Follow  your dreams and smile to life.More you share More you get! :)I will thankful if you plus and share this circle!#circles #shared #share #add #friends #circle #share #sharecircle #circleshare2014-09-08 14:16:11487238
Stephan Klimmeck23,950Circle Creators #6In this circle are people included, who has already shared an own public circle with interesting profiles.Please add me to your circles and share this circle!#circles   #sharedcircles     #circlesharing     #circle     #bestcircle     #bestofcircles     #bestcircleshare     #share     #circleshare     #SocialMedia     #SharedPublicCircles     #PublicCircle  #CircleOfTheDay     #followers     #follow2014-09-07 16:44:58353766398
Maria Morisot41,788Moan Lisa's All Kinds of People Shared Circle07 September, 2014RESHARE if you want to be includedmoanlisa.org / moanlisa.net2014-09-07 10:33:3830083109124
Gert Jan Hermus34,407My Sunday circle of interesting people.Add them to your circles. Socialize and get inspired! ;-)#circle   #circleshare   #circlesharing   #circles   #circleoftheday   #sundaycircle  2014-09-07 09:36:374616134104
Peter From75,103The Pixativity Pro/Amateur Photographer's Circle | August 2014Time to share the AUGUST Edition of the PAC. As usual, I have sifted through each and every feed and I can promise a very interesting circle. Wonderful people taking wonderful photos. Add the circle right away! :)If you want to be a part of the next PAC, please follow the guidelines as stated below.This Is How To Do It (a.k.a. The Rules, a.k.a. The Guidelines)Now, remember that you HAVE to comply with ALL the rules or I will ignore your request. I want that to be as clear as crystal. I put a lot of time and effort into this lil' project and I want to keep things as efficient as possible. Please help me by complying with the rules.1. PLUS & RESHARE this post. You help yourself and your fellow photographers by spreading the word.2. ADD the  CIRCLE to your circles. 3. Please ADD A FEW WORDS about the field of photography that you are into when you ask for inclusion. That will help me immensely when I compile the next circle.4. Please TAG a few fellow photographers that you think should have the opportunity to be in the circle as well. Please limit your choice of photographers to a maximum of five persons.5. Please do NOT add external or internal links to albums, websites, blogs etc. in the comments. This post is neither the right place for advertisement nor for spam. Thanks. I will check your feed anyway, be sure of that. :) Not complying with this rule results in your comment being deleted. Multiple offenders will be blocked.6. Premium & Lifetime Members of the Pixativity Photographer's Directory website are automatically included in the circle. Feel free to reshare this post though. (How to obtain a Premium or Lifetime account to the PPD can be found here: http://maps.pixativity.com/join/).7. Please do NOT use the comments to thank people who tagged you. Do that in their feed or your own feed. I need all the comment space that there is for requests. This Month's ThemeWill be announced in the next Announcement Post.The RestIf I do NOT add you to the circle there's always a reason for that.1) You do not mainly share your own original work in your feed.2) You are a web marketeer, SEO-specialist etc.3) I did not like the mix of your feed (yeah, I know, it's a very subjective thing to create circles like this).4) I just missed your comment of some reason – mistakes happen, I am only human.Another thing: I cannot add everybody in one circle but be assured that I check ALL feeds and you are always welcome to ask for inclusion in the next edition of the PAC.How do I know if you added me to the circle?You don't. You will find out once the circle is being released. Asking me in the comments will render no answer. :)Release DateThe next circle will be released end of September. Now, let's make this month's NEW PAC another success story. :) Get on with the resharing.Cheers!2014-09-06 15:36:29360151187182
Kevin R Eberle753This Circle Share is comprised of 100 Must Follow Photographers on Google+This group is extremely talented, and produces stunning breaktaking images. #circleoftheday   #circleshare   #circlesharing     #engager   #engagers   #engagerscircle   #engagersshowcasecircle     #followers   #photography   #circlesharingforthepeopleplc   #sharedcircles   #sharedpubliccircles     #sharedcircleoftheday   #sharedcircleday   #publiccirclesproject   #publiccircle   #publiccircleshare   #publiccircles   #publicsharedcircles     #sharedpublicircles     #circle #circles   #circlemeup     #awesomepeople   #awesomecircle #circleme   #sharedpoint   #sharewithyou   #ShareYourCircle #photoblog   #photoblogger  2014-09-06 14:29:57101333
Andrea Gervasi26,578Top 1 Communicators Circle AG 05-09-14Hey my friends. Good morning/evening to all! Circle brings together nice and interesting peopleIf you want to be a part of my best shared circles, this is the circle, you may want to add and share circle.Share The Circle And Boost Your Visibility On G+1. Add us to your circles, if you haven't done so already2. +1 this circle3. Publicly share this circle to public, your circles and extended circles.4. If possible, leave a comment on this circle so we know you have done the three steps above.Please make sure you do it on the original post or I won't notice it More you share more you get!Hi everybody, here is the circle of Top 1 Communicators Circle AG. They have made it to the Loyal FollowersCircle without getting tired of spreading.Top 1 Communicators AG Circle contains highly active membersof GooglePlus. If you want to engage with most activemembers you should ADD this circle.I would love to thank to each and every person who have joined the ride with us.Thank you very much! Iappreciate your dedication and hard work.I don't wish to offend anyone on the internet, so if you would like to be removed from my shared circles, please send me a private message and I won't share your profile in the future. The only way being shared will affect you is that you will get notifications that people have added you. You are under no obligation to add them back to your circles. If you don't add them back, they will most likely remove you from their circles after some time.2014-09-05 07:35:25465332639
Mariko24,275Public Shared Circle #14----------------IF YOU WANT TO BE INCLUDED IN A NEW VERSIONS OF MY CIRCLES PLZ LET ME KNOW AND MAKE THIS SIMPLE STEPS:1. Include me in your circles.2. Plus, Comment or Reshare my posts in PUBLIC3. Please make sure you plus, reshare and comment on the Original4. If possible, leave a comment on this circle so I know you have done the three steps above.2014-09-03 19:44:05474464085
Maria Morisot41,472Moan Lisa's All Kinds of People Shared Circle03 September, 2014RESHARE if you want to be includedmoanlisa.org2014-09-03 10:28:0930096117135
Diana Breath5,406#10 GOOGLE FRIENDS! -  RESHARE if you want to be included *'"*:•:••:*:•-:¦:*  *SHARE AND BE  SHARED*  *:¦:-•:*:••-:•:''''*  This is a super Circle and in it I put together a group of really interesting and active people on Google Plus to add in your circles.I'm talking about the top   Google + users that share unique and original contents.Follow   this advice and grow your G+ community with people that share amazing content that will surprise you:boost   visibility on Google+ - Share the circle!If you want to be added to the next Circle you have to do these simple steps:1 - Include me in your circles 3 - Share the circle (Publicly) 4 - Add +1 to the post 5 - Follow  your dreams and smile to life.More you share More you get! :)I will thankful if you plus and share this circle!#circles #shared #share #add #friends #circle #share #sharecircle #circleshare2014-09-03 06:58:52486208
Rosie Taylor7,861#6 GOOGLE FRIENDS! -  RESHARE if you want to be included *'"*:•:••:*:•-:¦:*  *SHARE AND BE  SHARED*  *:¦:-•:*:••-:•:''''*  This is a super Circle and in it I put together a group of really interesting and active people on Google Plus to add in your circles.I'm talking about the top   Google + users that share unique and original contents.Follow   this advice and grow your G+ community with people that share amazing content that will surprise you:boost   visibility on Google+ - Share the circle!If you want to be added to the next Circle you have to do these simple steps:1 - Include me in your circles 3 - Share the circle (Publicly) 4 - Add +1 to the post 5 - Follow  your dreams and smile to life.More you share More you get! :)I will thankful if you plus and share this circle!#circles #shared #share #add #friends #circle #share #sharecircle #circleshare2014-09-01 13:36:5943713720
Rosie Taylor7,775#6 GOOGLE FRIENDS! -  RESHARE if you want to be included *'"*:•:••:*:•-:¦:*  *SHARE AND BE  SHARED*  *:¦:-•:*:••-:•:''''*  This is a super Circle and in it I put together a group of really interesting and active people on Google Plus to add in your circles.I'm talking about the top   Google + users that share unique and original contents.Follow   this advice and grow your G+ community with people that share amazing content that will surprise you:boost   visibility on Google+ - Share the circle!If you want to be added to the next Circle you have to do these simple steps:1 - Include me in your circles 3 - Share the circle (Publicly) 4 - Add +1 to the post 5 - Follow  your dreams and smile to life.More you share More you get! :)I will thankful if you plus and share this circle!#circles #shared #share #add #friends #circle #share #sharecircle #circleshare2014-08-30 19:10:1743761110
Stephan Klimmeck23,179Circle creators #5In this circle are people included, who has already shared an own public circle with interesting profiles.Please add me to your circles and share this circle!#circles   #sharedcircles     #circlesharing     #circle     #bestcircle     #bestofcircles     #bestcircleshare     #share     #circleshare     #SocialMedia     #SharedPublicCircles     #PublicCircle  #CircleOfTheDay     #followers     #follow2014-08-30 06:00:47344242629
shareing circle9,454shared and add and pl .......... :D2014-08-30 04:31:503156210
Mikhail Petrovsky92,588Hey my friends. Good morning / evening to all!Circle brings together nice and interesting people with similar interests ...Share and be sharedЭтот круг объединяет людей со схожими интересами...Буду признателен всем, кто присоединится и поделится этим кругом.I would be grateful to all those who will join and share it around.#ForFriends #photo #EarthMyMother 2014-08-30 04:16:06499474388
Hasna Areta Zakiya914Invite, Follow, Share and FUNhttp://www.akusukses.com#AMIKOM #seo #programmer #tipsandtricks #tips #blogging #sandbox #sukses #jogja #jogjakarta #indonesia #nasional #berita #news #tipsblog #tipsseo #php #IndonesiaOnly #sharedpubliccircles #sharedcircles #sharedpubliccircles #programmerphp #akusukses #akusuksescom #Semangat #Inspirasi #Motivasi #Peluangusaha #BisnisRumahan #PeluangBisnis #BisnisOnline #Bisnis #JasaBuatWeb #JasaSkripsi #JasaTugasAkhir #JasaSEO #SEOMurah #BelajarWeb 2014-08-30 03:43:02328214
Kerpi Burgan4,490#awesome #awesomepeople #chadwick #circle #circles #circlesharing #circleshare #circleoftheday #circleplus #community #followback #followers #gplus #influence #leadership #public #publiccircles #publicsharedcircles #reshare #reshared #reshareday #resharetags #ripples #sharedcircles #sharedpubliccircles #sharedcircleoftheday #sharewithyou #sharing #sharingcircle #socialmedia #theplus #tcs #team #круги   2014-08-28 10:13:45234506
Kerpi Burgan4,490#awesome #awesomepeople #chadwick #circle #circles #circlesharing #circleshare #circleoftheday #circleplus #community #followback #followers #gplus #influence #leadership #public #publiccircles #publicsharedcircles #reshare #reshared #reshareday #resharetags #ripples #sharedcircles #sharedpubliccircles #sharedcircleoftheday #sharewithyou #sharing #sharingcircle #socialmedia #theplus #tcs #team #круги   2014-08-28 10:13:33453405
Rosie Taylor7,685#6 GOOGLE FRIENDS! -  RESHARE if you want to be included *'"*:•:••:*:•-:¦:*  *SHARE AND BE  SHARED*  *:¦:-•:*:••-:•:''''*  This is a super Circle and in it I put together a group of really interesting and active people on Google Plus to add in your circles.I'm talking about the top   Google + users that share unique and original contents.Follow   this advice and grow your G+ community with people that share amazing content that will surprise you:boost   visibility on Google+ - Share the circle!If you want to be added to the next Circle you have to do these simple steps:1 - Include me in your circles 3 - Share the circle (Publicly) 4 - Add +1 to the post 5 - Follow  your dreams and smile to life.More you share More you get! :)I will thankful if you plus and share this circle!#circles #shared #share #add #friends #circle #share #sharecircle #circleshare2014-08-28 04:42:3243611914
Mariko23,560Public Shared Circle #13----------------IF YOU WANT TO BE INCLUDED IN A NEW VERSIONS OF MY CIRCLES PLZ LET ME KNOW AND MAKE THIS SIMPLE STEPS:1. Include me in your circles.2. Plus, Comment or Reshare my posts in PUBLIC3. Please make sure you plus, reshare and comment on the Original4. If possible, leave a comment on this circle so I know you have done the three steps above.2014-08-27 18:05:06469423382
Trigana Udara5,219Dear all, I re-share again my circles with you, now is circle number 2, all circles contains a persons with photography as their activities, whether they are professionals or amateurs. I'm glad if you share and add to your own site and circle, with hope will adding friends to you with same interest and activities with you.Regards to all of you - TriganaHere are circle number 2:#Photographers#CircleSharing#SharedCircles#CircleOfTheDay#Circle#SharedPublicCircles#Circles#Google+#GooglePlusTips#Engagers#PublicSharedCircles#Google#SharedCircleOfTheDay#EngagersCircle#TopEngagers#CircleShareOfTheDay#trigana_circle  2014-08-27 15:22:343779011
Rosie Taylor7,549#6 GOOGLE FRIENDS! -  RESHARE if you want to be included *'"*:•:••:*:•-:¦:*  *SHARE AND BE  SHARED*  *:¦:-•:*:••-:•:''''*  This is a super Circle and in it I put together a group of really interesting and active people on Google Plus to add in your circles.I'm talking about the top   Google + users that share unique and original contents.Follow   this advice and grow your G+ community with people that share amazing content that will surprise you:boost   visibility on Google+ - Share the circle!If you want to be added to the next Circle you have to do these simple steps:1 - Include me in your circles 3 - Share the circle (Publicly) 4 - Add +1 to the post 5 - Follow  your dreams and smile to life.More you share More you get! :)I will thankful if you plus and share this circle!#circles #shared #share #add #friends #circle #share #sharecircle #circleshare2014-08-26 15:36:494368610
Maria Morisot40,889Moan Lisa's All Kinds of People Shared Circle26 August, 2014RESHARE if you want to be includedmoanlisa.org2014-08-26 10:32:2630099126145
Kye Nevin138Best Photographers!#CircleSharing #Circle #SharedCircles #CircleOfTheDay #Share #Photographer #Photographers #Landscape #CircleShare #Google #Google+ #ADD #EliteInnerCircle #TeamElite #PublicCircle #Shared #SharingCircles #PublicSharedCircles #Photography #Photograph #Best #BestPhotographers #BestPhotos #BestPhoto2014-08-25 14:07:43266204
Kye Nevin138Top 1 Communicators!#CircleSharing #Circle #SharedCircles #CircleOfTheDay #Share #Photographer #Photographers #Landscape #CircleShare #Google #Google+ #ADD #EliteInnerCircle #TeamElite #PublicCircle #Shared #SharingCircles #PublicSharedCircles #Photography #Photograph #Best #BestPhotographers #BestPhotos #BestPhoto2014-08-25 14:07:17443131117
Gailen Mapes67,128Hand Picked Photographers Circles - "Unknown or Other" Camera  F-H - 25 of 30Note: These circles are sorted by camera type and last name. They are split to not exceed 200 members.           These circles are photographers that I admire. They have "more photos, less spam."  There have been many additions and a few drops (mostly for spam or inactivity). Be sure to get all of the circles. Share! If you miss any of the circles they can be found at: +Gailen Mapes and scroll back to August 1st for the start of this set.  (Previous complete set was published starting July 1st.)  You can also use the #handpickedcircles hash tag and sort by "recent."I am hard up against the 5000 limit. From here on, I am going to have to become rather more strict about the "spam rules." Essentially if I have to go back more than a screen on your profile before I hit original material, there is a good chance that I may drop you from the circles. Of course there will be mitigating factors...Because of the way that Google no longer presents every person who adds me to their circles to me it is quite possible that I have missed some pretty good photographers.  If I am following you, chances are that you are already in one of these circles or in my "check later" circle.  If you think you have been missed, tag a comment on one of these posts and I will check your profile out for inclusion.  Guidelines for inclusion can be found at:   https://plus.google.com/u/0/103752943025677384806/about#circleshare #circlesharing #circleoftheday   #sharedcircles   #sharedcircle #sharedpubliccircles   #fullcircleshare #addmetoyourcircles #pixelworld   #pixelworldcircle #circleoftheday #bestsharedcircle   #thebestcirclesongoogle #thebestcircle             #handpickedcircles             Note: the hash tag #handpickedcircles  should only be used to refer to these circles and other circles created by +2014-08-25 10:39:5218410412
Kye Nevin138My Best Communicators Circle#CircleSharing #Circle #SharedCircles #CircleOfTheDay #Share #Photographer #Photographers #Landscape #CircleShare #Google #Google+ #ADD #EliteInnerCircle #TeamElite #PublicCircle #Shared #SharingCircles #PublicSharedCircles #Photography2014-08-22 14:23:18443181222
Kye Nevin138My Best Photographers Circle#CircleSharing #Circle #SharedCircles #CircleOfTheDay #Share #Photographer #Photographers #Landscape #CircleShare #Google #Google+ #ADD #EliteInnerCircle #TeamElite #PublicCircle #Shared #SharingCircles #PublicSharedCircles #Photography2014-08-22 14:22:44266314
Hasna Areta Zakiya914#AMIKOM #seo #programmer #tipsandtricks #tips #blogging #sandbox #sukses #jogja #jogjakarta #indonesia #nasional #berita #news #tipsblog #tipsseo #php #IndonesiaOnly #sharedpubliccircles #sharedcircles #sharedpubliccircles #programmerphp #akusukses #akusuksescom #Semangat #Inspirasi #Motivasi #Peluangusaha #BisnisRumahan #PeluangBisnis #BisnisOnline #Bisnis #JasaBuatWeb #JasaSkripsi #JasaTugasAkhir #JasaSEO #SEOMurah #BelajarWeb #Penulis #google 2014-08-21 02:47:56329204
Mariko22,684Public Shared Circle #12----------------IF YOU WANT TO BE INCLUDED IN A NEW VERSIONS OF MY CIRCLES PLZ LET ME KNOW AND MAKE THIS SIMPLE STEPS:1. Include me in your circles.2. Plus, Comment or Reshare my posts in PUBLIC3. Please make sure you plus, reshare and comment on the Original4. If possible, leave a comment on this circle so I know you have done the three steps above.2014-08-20 13:13:39461443288
Hasna Areta Zakiya914#AMIKOM #seo #programmer #tipsandtricks #tips #blogging #sandbox #sukses #jogja #jogjakarta #indonesia #nasional #berita #news #tipsblog #tipsseo #php #IndonesiaOnly #sharedpubliccircles #sharedcircles #sharedpubliccircles #programmerphp #akusukses #akusuksescom #Semangat #Inspirasi #Motivasi #Peluangusaha #BisnisRumahan #PeluangBisnis #BisnisOnline #Bisnis #JasaBuatWeb #JasaSkripsi #JasaTugasAkhir #JasaSEO #SEOMurah #BelajarWeb #Penulis #google 2014-08-20 09:26:04329103
Harry Day6,067This circle is an awesome group of people who remain active on my daily posts, share frequently, and have otherwise helped me get the most out of Google Plus.If you wanna be here, do as in the Sharers Code:AddPlusLeave your  a commentShare publicly#awesome #awesomepeople #chadwick #circle #circles #circlesharing #circleshare #circleoftheday #circleplus #community #followback #followers #gplus #influence #leadership #public #publiccircles #publicsharedcircles #reshare #reshared #reshareday #resharetags #ripples #sharedcircles #sharedpubliccircles #sharedcircleoftheday #sharewithyou #sharing #sharingcircle #socialmedia #theplus #tcs #team2014-08-20 08:21:37487592875
Kye Nevin70Great Photographers#CircleSharing #Circle #SharedCircles #CircleOfTheDay #Share #Photographer #Photographers #Landscape #CircleShare #Google #Google+ #ADD #EliteInnerCircle #TeamElite #PublicCircle #Shared #SharingCircles #PublicSharedCircles #Photography2014-08-19 19:56:50266408

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2014-08-04 18:25:18 (180 comments, 130 reshares, 173 +1s) 

The Pixativity Pro/Amateur Photographer's Circle | August 2014

I have decided to re-shape this popular circle to make it even better and more interesting. There are quite a few changes so I recommend you to read the whole post before asking for inclusion.

Two things are very important: 1. You MUST comply EXACTLY by the rules as stated below OR you will NOT be added to the circle. 2. Do NOT use the comments for ANYTHING else than asking for inclusion as stated in this post.

I will skip the history of the previous circles since everybody knows it by now (if you don't and actually do want to inform yourself, check out any of my earlier circle posts).

One of the new things with the PAC (that is how I refer to this circle) is that I have decided to include themes and a challenge to go with that theme every time I release an announcement post (such as... more »

Most reshares: 187

2014-09-06 15:36:29 (152 comments, 187 reshares, 182 +1s) 

The Pixativity Pro/Amateur Photographer's Circle | August 2014

Time to share the AUGUST Edition of the PAC. As usual, I have sifted through each and every feed and I can promise a very interesting circle. Wonderful people taking wonderful photos. Add the circle right away! :)

If you want to be a part of the next PAC, please follow the guidelines as stated below.

This Is How To Do It (a.k.a. The Rules, a.k.a. The Guidelines)

Now, remember that you HAVE to comply with ALL the rules or I will ignore your request. I want that to be as clear as crystal. I put a lot of time and effort into this lil' project and I want to keep things as efficient as possible. Please help me by complying with the rules.

1. PLUS & RESHARE this post. You help yourself and your fellow photographers by spreading the word.

2. ADD the  CIRCLE to... more »

Most plusones: 592

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2014-07-21 13:46:40 (110 comments, 56 reshares, 592 +1s) 

The Old Lighthouse

There it stands
on the edge of the sands, 
washed by spray
all night and day, 
the old lighthouse, 
empty and still, 
echoes shrill
with the sounds
of screaming seabirds.

Never more at night
will its beam of light, 
powerful and bright, 
sweep the sea.
Never more; 
for it is dead and gone, 
and near the shore
the lighthouse
stands forlorn. 

––Tan Pratonix

Created in the crea-crazed mind of Peter From with a lil' help from Mrs. Photoshop...

_Want more exposure? Check out the Pixativity Photographer's Directory here: http://maps.pixativity.com/join/._

Want to use this picture in your albums, in a blog, your website etc.? You can do that without asking for permission if you donate a small amount (at the same time youhelp prevent... more »

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2014-09-22 15:54:15 (0 comments, 0 reshares, 21 +1s) 

Pixativity Premium Photoshop Action: Winter Blues

Time again for a Premium Photoshop Action; the Winter Blues. This action lets you transform your pale winter images into stunning pictures with just one click. The action focuses on light and color balance in the blue/purple color range. Any picture will look more mystical after you have applied the Winter Blues action on it. Light will be enhanced and a blue-ish magic tone added to make your picture stand out from the bulk of pale winter images. The action also works wonders with portraits. Your imagination sets the limits.

http://maps.pixativity.com/premium-photoshop-action-winter-blues/

Pixativity Premium Photoshop Action: Winter Blues

Time again for a Premium Photoshop Action; the Winter Blues. This action lets you transform your pale winter images into stunning pictures with just one click. The action focuses on light and color balance in the blue/purple color range. Any picture will look more mystical after you have applied the Winter Blues action on it. Light will be enhanced and a blue-ish magic tone added to make your picture stand out from the bulk of pale winter images. The action also works wonders with portraits. Your imagination sets the limits.

http://maps.pixativity.com/premium-photoshop-action-winter-blues/___

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2014-09-22 05:58:02 (68 comments, 28 reshares, 348 +1s) 

When the Sun Goes Down

There is a demon among us
Whose soul belongs in hell
Sent here to redeem us
And he knows it all too well

He comes and goes, he comes and goes
And he knows it all too well
But when all is said and done
The sun goes down, the sun goes down
The sun goes down, the sun goes down

And she tries her best to leave him
But she is still captured by his spell
And she knows now she must deceive him
And he knows it all too well

She comes and goes, she comes and goes
And he knows it all too well
But when all is said and done
The sun goes down, the sun goes down
The sun goes down, the sun goes down

Thin Lizzy - The Sun Goes Down Lyrics | MetroLyrics

Have a great week everybody... Fall came to Sweden yesterday and it's storming and raining outside... :)... more »

When the Sun Goes Down

There is a demon among us
Whose soul belongs in hell
Sent here to redeem us
And he knows it all too well

He comes and goes, he comes and goes
And he knows it all too well
But when all is said and done
The sun goes down, the sun goes down
The sun goes down, the sun goes down

And she tries her best to leave him
But she is still captured by his spell
And she knows now she must deceive him
And he knows it all too well

She comes and goes, she comes and goes
And he knows it all too well
But when all is said and done
The sun goes down, the sun goes down
The sun goes down, the sun goes down

Thin Lizzy - The Sun Goes Down Lyrics | MetroLyrics

Have a great week everybody... Fall came to Sweden yesterday and it's storming and raining outside... :) Hope you still have sunshine where ever you are.

And, finally:

Created in the crea-crazed mind of Peter From with a lil' help from Mrs. Photoshop...

_Want more exposure? Check out the Pixativity Photographer's Directory here: http://maps.pixativity.com/join/._

Want to use this picture in your albums, in a blog, your website etc.? You can do that without asking for permission if you donate a small amount (at the same time you help prevent copyright infringement): * *http://maps.pixativity.com/join/ (at the bottom of the page you will find the Donate Button) * – Thank you!*___

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2014-09-21 17:28:20 (0 comments, 1 reshares, 19 +1s) 

Still Spots to Fill in the Up-Coming PAC

Go to the original post a bit down in my feed if you want inclusion. BUT! Please READ the WHOLE post before you ask... :)

The Pixativity Pro/Amateur Photographer's Circle | September 2014

READ THE WHOLE POST BEFORE YOU ASK FOR INCLUSION

The August circle was a great success and I really loved to combine the usual circle sharing with a challenge. There were so many great and creative black & white photos and it was really hard to pick only three winners. Thanks everybody for participating!

Now, let's get down to the PAC info... :)

I have, as you know by now, re-shaped this popular circle to make it even better and more interesting. There are quite a few changes so I recommend you to read the whole post before asking for inclusion.

Two things are very important: 1. You MUST comply EXACTLY by the rules as stated below OR you will NOT be added to the circle. 2. Do NOT use the comments for ANYTHING else than asking for inclusion as stated in this post.

I will skip the history of the previous circles since everybody knows it by now (if you don't and actually do want to inform yourself, check out any of my earlier circle posts).

One of the new things with the PAC (that is how I refer to this circle) is that I have decided to include themes and a challenge to go with that theme every time I post an announcement post (such as this one). As I then release the circle, I will announce three winning persons which in turn will receive a FREE spot (value USD 9,95, not to mention all the extra invaluable exposure that comes with that) in the Pixativity Photographer's Directory here: http://maps.pixativity.com.

This Is How To Do It (a.k.a. The Rules, a.k.a. The Guidelines)

Now, remember that you HAVE to comply with ALL the rules or I will ignore your request. I want that to be as clear as crystal. I put a lot of time and effort into this growing project and I want to keep things as efficient as possible. Please help me by complying with the rules.

1. PLUS & RESHARE this post. You help yourself and your fellow photographers by spreading the word. If the re-share is not to be found in your feed when I compile the circle, I won't add you to it.

2. ADD the +Pixativity Google+ Page to your circles. Why? Because that is where all additional info will be posted and you need to be able to see the notifications from there when I release the circle. (You need NOT add me, that is fully optional... :))

3. Please ADD A FEW WORDS about the field of photography that you are into when you ask for inclusion. That will help me immensely when I compile the circle.

4. Please TAG a few fellow photographers that you think should have the opportunity to be in the circle as well. Please limit your choice of photographers to a maximum of five persons.

5. Please do NOT add external or internal links to albums, websites, blogs etc. in the comments. This post is neither the right place for advertisement nor for spam. Thanks. I will check your feed anyway, be sure of that. :) The only link I accept is to your theme contest entry if you decide to participate. Not complying with this rule results in your comment being deleted. Multiple offenders will be blocked.

6. Premium & Lifetime Members of the Pixativity Photographer's Directory website are automatically included in the circle. Feel free to reshare this post though. (How to obtain a Premium or Lifetime account to the PPD can be found here: http://maps.pixativity.com/join/).

7. Please do NOT use the comments to thank people who tagged you. Do that in their feed or your own feed. I need all the comment space that there is. 

This Month's PAC Challenge Theme

The theme I have chosen is TRUE LOVE. You don't have to participate in the theme challenge if you don't want to, just skip to the next section, but if you do, post a link to your entry along with your request for inclusion in the PAC in the comments and I will have a look at your picture. NO pictures from communities! Your entry must be posted publicly in your personal feed. Do NOT post links to the Lightbox View – I know how to view a picture.

Tag you entry with PixativitySeptemberChallenge using a # so that everybody can enjoy your beautiful shots.

When I release the circle, I will announce the three winners, post their images here in my feed, on the +Pixativity page, on the +Photoshop Tutorials page and, of course, on the Pixativity webpage. Each winner will receive an ONE YEAR FREE listing in the Pixativity Photographer's Directory.

Please note: Only one entry per month is allowed. You can only enter with your own original work and you must have the full copyright. You may enter an old picture and you agree to that I will post your image on the Pixativity website and the above mentioned feeds if you are one of the winners. You may not enter the challenge alone, it's for circle applicants only.

The Rest

If I do NOT add you to the circle there's always a reason for that.
1) You do not mainly share your own original work in your feed.
2) You are a web marketeer, SEO-specialist etc.
3) I did not like the mix of your feed (yeah, I know, it's a very subjective thing to create circles like this).
4) I just missed your comment of some reason – mistakes happen, I am only human.

Another thing: I cannot add everybody in one circle but be assured that I check ALL feeds and you are always welcome to ask for inclusion in the next edition of the PAC.

How do I know if you added me to the circle?

You don't. You will find out once the circle is being released. Asking me in the comments will render no answer. :)

Release Date

The circle will be released end of September. 

Now, let's make this month's NEW PAC another success story. :) Get on with the resharing.

Cheers!___Still Spots to Fill in the Up-Coming PAC

Go to the original post a bit down in my feed if you want inclusion. BUT! Please READ the WHOLE post before you ask... :)

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2014-09-17 10:29:40 (73 comments, 8 reshares, 301 +1s) 

Fading Dream

I am weary of loving the things that don’t stay.
All loved and trusted, then passing away.
Tired of withering dreams, now all gone.
Yearning and waiting for new dreams to come.


The flowers I love will wither and fold.
Only to die faster the harder I hold.
I am weary so weary, of lost love and tears.
Withering sadly in the fast coming years


Longing to sleep in a place without dreams.
Where all ever remains and endless light beams.
Though for a while my sad heart may sigh.
A new love and joy will come by and by.

––Jude Kyrie

Have a great Wednesday everybody! :)

And, last but not least:

Want more exposure? Check out the Pixativity Photographer's Directory here: http://maps.pixativity.com/join

Want to use this picture in your albums, ina blo... more »

Fading Dream

I am weary of loving the things that don’t stay.
All loved and trusted, then passing away.
Tired of withering dreams, now all gone.
Yearning and waiting for new dreams to come.


The flowers I love will wither and fold.
Only to die faster the harder I hold.
I am weary so weary, of lost love and tears.
Withering sadly in the fast coming years


Longing to sleep in a place without dreams.
Where all ever remains and endless light beams.
Though for a while my sad heart may sigh.
A new love and joy will come by and by.

––Jude Kyrie

Have a great Wednesday everybody! :)

And, last but not least:

Want more exposure? Check out the Pixativity Photographer's Directory here: http://maps.pixativity.com/join

Want to use this picture in your albums, in a blog, your website etc.? You can do that without asking for permission if you donate a small amount (at the same time you help prevent copyright infringement): * *http://maps.pixativity.com/join/ (at the bottom of the page you will find the Donate Button) * – Thank you!*___

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2014-09-14 13:51:31 (49 comments, 17 reshares, 292 +1s) 

Fly Away With Me

Far from the world we see 
Where time stands still, 
And we can hear the angels sing! 

Fly away with me over the rainbow,
Let my love overflow 
Reflect on you and glow! 

Together we can reach the stars 
Heart to heart,   
Where only love so deep so true can rise. 

Fly away with me together 
On wings of love we can glide, 
The sun and the moon will be our hide out 
Way above this world of doubts to paradise! 

How my soul longs and my heart desires, 
To take you there and show you love 
Like you have never known. 

Fly away with me to this land of no return 
Where my heart yearns to be with you endlessly, 
Dreams become real soul mates 
Can reach their divine destiny.

––Juliet Girard

Have a great Sundayeverybody... :)
<... more »

Fly Away With Me

Far from the world we see 
Where time stands still, 
And we can hear the angels sing! 

Fly away with me over the rainbow,
Let my love overflow 
Reflect on you and glow! 

Together we can reach the stars 
Heart to heart,   
Where only love so deep so true can rise. 

Fly away with me together 
On wings of love we can glide, 
The sun and the moon will be our hide out 
Way above this world of doubts to paradise! 

How my soul longs and my heart desires, 
To take you there and show you love 
Like you have never known. 

Fly away with me to this land of no return 
Where my heart yearns to be with you endlessly, 
Dreams become real soul mates 
Can reach their divine destiny.

––Juliet Girard

Have a great Sunday everybody... :)

And, lastly:

Created in the crea-crazed mind of Peter From with a lil' help from Mrs. Photoshop...

_Want more exposure? Check out the Pixativity Photographer's Directory here: http://maps.pixativity.com/join/._

Want to use this picture in your albums, in a blog, your website etc.? You can do that without asking for permission if you donate a small amount (at the same time you help prevent copyright infringement): * *http://maps.pixativity.com/join/ (at the bottom of the page you will find the Donate Button) * – Thank you!*___

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2014-09-12 14:07:52 (82 comments, 22 reshares, 404 +1s) 

Under the Clouds

I bind the Sun's throne with a burning zone,
         And the Moon's with a girdle of pearl;
The volcanoes are dim, and the stars reel and swim,
         When the whirlwinds my banner unfurl.
From cape to cape, with a bridge-like shape,
         Over a torrent sea,
Sunbeam-proof, I hang like a roof,
         The mountains its columns be.
The triumphal arch through which I march
         With hurricane, fire, and snow,
When the Powers of the air are chained to my chair,
         Is the million-coloured bow;
The sphere-fire above its soft colours wove,
         While the moist Earth was laughing below.

   I am the daughter of Earth and Water,
         And the nursling of the Sky;
I pass through the pores of the ocean and shores;
        I change, but I cannot die.
For a... more »

Under the Clouds

I bind the Sun's throne with a burning zone,
         And the Moon's with a girdle of pearl;
The volcanoes are dim, and the stars reel and swim,
         When the whirlwinds my banner unfurl.
From cape to cape, with a bridge-like shape,
         Over a torrent sea,
Sunbeam-proof, I hang like a roof,
         The mountains its columns be.
The triumphal arch through which I march
         With hurricane, fire, and snow,
When the Powers of the air are chained to my chair,
         Is the million-coloured bow;
The sphere-fire above its soft colours wove,
         While the moist Earth was laughing below.

   I am the daughter of Earth and Water,
         And the nursling of the Sky;
I pass through the pores of the ocean and shores;
         I change, but I cannot die.
For after the rain when with never a stain
         The pavilion of Heaven is bare,
And the winds and sunbeams with their convex gleams
         Build up the blue dome of air,
I silently laugh at my own cenotaph,
         And out of the caverns of rain,
Like a child from the womb, like a ghost from the tomb,
         I arise and unbuild it again.

––Percy Bysshe Shelley (1792–1822)

Have a great weekend everybody! :))

This picture is in spot 1 on the 500px Popular Page right now. :)

And, not to forget:

Created in the crea-crazed mind of Peter From with a lil' help from Mrs. Photoshop...

_Want more exposure? Check out the Pixativity Photographer's Directory here: http://maps.pixativity.com/join/._

Want to use this picture in your albums, in a blog, your website etc.? You can do that without asking for permission if you donate a small amount (at the same time you help prevent copyright infringement): *http://pixativity.com/donations-peter/** – Thank you!*___

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2014-09-11 13:36:06 (105 comments, 115 reshares, 147 +1s) 

The Pixativity Pro/Amateur Photographer's Circle | September 2014

READ THE WHOLE POST BEFORE YOU ASK FOR INCLUSION

The August circle was a great success and I really loved to combine the usual circle sharing with a challenge. There were so many great and creative black & white photos and it was really hard to pick only three winners. Thanks everybody for participating!

Now, let's get down to the PAC info... :)

I have, as you know by now, re-shaped this popular circle to make it even better and more interesting. There are quite a few changes so I recommend you to read the whole post before asking for inclusion.

Two things are very important: 1. You MUST comply EXACTLY by the rules as stated below OR you will NOT be added to the circle. 2. Do NOT use the comments for ANYTHING else than asking for inclusion as... more »

The Pixativity Pro/Amateur Photographer's Circle | September 2014

READ THE WHOLE POST BEFORE YOU ASK FOR INCLUSION

The August circle was a great success and I really loved to combine the usual circle sharing with a challenge. There were so many great and creative black & white photos and it was really hard to pick only three winners. Thanks everybody for participating!

Now, let's get down to the PAC info... :)

I have, as you know by now, re-shaped this popular circle to make it even better and more interesting. There are quite a few changes so I recommend you to read the whole post before asking for inclusion.

Two things are very important: 1. You MUST comply EXACTLY by the rules as stated below OR you will NOT be added to the circle. 2. Do NOT use the comments for ANYTHING else than asking for inclusion as stated in this post.

I will skip the history of the previous circles since everybody knows it by now (if you don't and actually do want to inform yourself, check out any of my earlier circle posts).

One of the new things with the PAC (that is how I refer to this circle) is that I have decided to include themes and a challenge to go with that theme every time I post an announcement post (such as this one). As I then release the circle, I will announce three winning persons which in turn will receive a FREE spot (value USD 9,95, not to mention all the extra invaluable exposure that comes with that) in the Pixativity Photographer's Directory here: http://maps.pixativity.com.

This Is How To Do It (a.k.a. The Rules, a.k.a. The Guidelines)

Now, remember that you HAVE to comply with ALL the rules or I will ignore your request. I want that to be as clear as crystal. I put a lot of time and effort into this growing project and I want to keep things as efficient as possible. Please help me by complying with the rules.

1. PLUS & RESHARE this post. You help yourself and your fellow photographers by spreading the word. If the re-share is not to be found in your feed when I compile the circle, I won't add you to it.

2. ADD the +Pixativity Google+ Page to your circles. Why? Because that is where all additional info will be posted and you need to be able to see the notifications from there when I release the circle. (You need NOT add me, that is fully optional... :))

3. Please ADD A FEW WORDS about the field of photography that you are into when you ask for inclusion. That will help me immensely when I compile the circle.

4. Please TAG a few fellow photographers that you think should have the opportunity to be in the circle as well. Please limit your choice of photographers to a maximum of five persons.

5. Please do NOT add external or internal links to albums, websites, blogs etc. in the comments. This post is neither the right place for advertisement nor for spam. Thanks. I will check your feed anyway, be sure of that. :) The only link I accept is to your theme contest entry if you decide to participate. Not complying with this rule results in your comment being deleted. Multiple offenders will be blocked.

6. Premium & Lifetime Members of the Pixativity Photographer's Directory website are automatically included in the circle. Feel free to reshare this post though. (How to obtain a Premium or Lifetime account to the PPD can be found here: http://maps.pixativity.com/join/).

7. Please do NOT use the comments to thank people who tagged you. Do that in their feed or your own feed. I need all the comment space that there is. 

This Month's PAC Challenge Theme

The theme I have chosen is TRUE LOVE. You don't have to participate in the theme challenge if you don't want to, just skip to the next section, but if you do, post a link to your entry along with your request for inclusion in the PAC in the comments and I will have a look at your picture. NO pictures from communities! Your entry must be posted publicly in your personal feed. Do NOT post links to the Lightbox View – I know how to view a picture.

Tag you entry with PixativitySeptemberChallenge using a # so that everybody can enjoy your beautiful shots.

When I release the circle, I will announce the three winners, post their images here in my feed, on the +Pixativity page, on the +Photoshop Tutorials page and, of course, on the Pixativity webpage. Each winner will receive an ONE YEAR FREE listing in the Pixativity Photographer's Directory.

Please note: Only one entry per month is allowed. You can only enter with your own original work and you must have the full copyright. You may enter an old picture and you agree to that I will post your image on the Pixativity website and the above mentioned feeds if you are one of the winners. You may not enter the challenge alone, it's for circle applicants only.

The Rest

If I do NOT add you to the circle there's always a reason for that.
1) You do not mainly share your own original work in your feed.
2) You are a web marketeer, SEO-specialist etc.
3) I did not like the mix of your feed (yeah, I know, it's a very subjective thing to create circles like this).
4) I just missed your comment of some reason – mistakes happen, I am only human.

Another thing: I cannot add everybody in one circle but be assured that I check ALL feeds and you are always welcome to ask for inclusion in the next edition of the PAC.

How do I know if you added me to the circle?

You don't. You will find out once the circle is being released. Asking me in the comments will render no answer. :)

Release Date

The circle will be released end of September. 

Now, let's make this month's NEW PAC another success story. :) Get on with the resharing.

Cheers!___

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2014-09-11 09:24:42 (65 comments, 10 reshares, 296 +1s) 

Foggy Forest

The fog  effect in this picture was created following the steps of the tutorial I added to Pixativity today. As you see, you can get really realistic scenes using this technique. I chose to add both background fog and some ground fog to achieve a picture with a mysterious atmosphere. Try it out yourself, it's easy and done in less than five minutes.

And, of course:

Created in the crea-crazed mind of Peter From with a lil' help from Mrs. Photoshop...

_Want more exposure? Check out the Pixativity Photographer's Directory here: http://maps.pixativity.com/join/._

Want to use this picture in your albums, in a blog, your website etc.? You can do that without asking for permission if you donate a small amount (at the same time you help prevent copyright infringement): http://pixativity.com/donations-peter/ –Th... more »

Foggy Forest

The fog  effect in this picture was created following the steps of the tutorial I added to Pixativity today. As you see, you can get really realistic scenes using this technique. I chose to add both background fog and some ground fog to achieve a picture with a mysterious atmosphere. Try it out yourself, it's easy and done in less than five minutes.

And, of course:

Created in the crea-crazed mind of Peter From with a lil' help from Mrs. Photoshop...

_Want more exposure? Check out the Pixativity Photographer's Directory here: http://maps.pixativity.com/join/._

Want to use this picture in your albums, in a blog, your website etc.? You can do that without asking for permission if you donate a small amount (at the same time you help prevent copyright infringement): http://pixativity.com/donations-peter/ – Thank you!___

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2014-09-11 08:47:11 (0 comments, 3 reshares, 53 +1s) 

Peter’s Secrets 3: Create a Foggy Atmosphere in a Few Simple Steps

As many of you may have noticed, I often enhance foggy pictures using a couple of Photoshop tricks to get the most out of the atmosphere. Sometimes there is not enough fog (if any at all) and I quickly want to change that to get a picture with more mood and atmosphere. In this tutorial I will show you a trick that always works and the best of it all, you don’t have to be a Photoshop genius to create pictures like the ones you see in my feed in no time at all.

Read the rest here:

http://maps.pixativity.com/peters-secrets-3-create-a-foggy-athmosphere-in-a-few-simple-steps/

Peter’s Secrets 3: Create a Foggy Atmosphere in a Few Simple Steps

As many of you may have noticed, I often enhance foggy pictures using a couple of Photoshop tricks to get the most out of the atmosphere. Sometimes there is not enough fog (if any at all) and I quickly want to change that to get a picture with more mood and atmosphere. In this tutorial I will show you a trick that always works and the best of it all, you don’t have to be a Photoshop genius to create pictures like the ones you see in my feed in no time at all.

Read the rest here:

http://maps.pixativity.com/peters-secrets-3-create-a-foggy-athmosphere-in-a-few-simple-steps/___

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2014-09-10 13:07:00 (0 comments, 8 reshares, 79 +1s) 

How To Get YOUR Picture To The Popular Section’s First Page On 500px.com

Many of you have asked me (and continuously do) how I manage to get so many of my pictures onto the first page of the 500px.com Popular Section so I decided to recycle and update an article I wrote last year and publish it again here on Pixativity. To the question posed, of course, there is no easy answer. But there are things you can do to increase your chances of reaching the top positions over at the 500px Pop Page. I have had some 50 pictures on the first page and 8 pictures going all the way to number one spot from the approximately 140+ pictures I have uploaded there. To that could be added that most other images reached page 3 or 2 and that all my images ended up in the Popular Section. But let’s concentrate on how to reach that desired first page in this post.

Read the rest here:
h... more »

How To Get YOUR Picture To The Popular Section’s First Page On 500px.com

Many of you have asked me (and continuously do) how I manage to get so many of my pictures onto the first page of the 500px.com Popular Section so I decided to recycle and update an article I wrote last year and publish it again here on Pixativity. To the question posed, of course, there is no easy answer. But there are things you can do to increase your chances of reaching the top positions over at the 500px Pop Page. I have had some 50 pictures on the first page and 8 pictures going all the way to number one spot from the approximately 140+ pictures I have uploaded there. To that could be added that most other images reached page 3 or 2 and that all my images ended up in the Popular Section. But let’s concentrate on how to reach that desired first page in this post.

Read the rest here:

http://maps.pixativity.com/how-to-get-your-picture-to-the-popular-sections-first-page-on-500px-com/___

2014-09-06 15:36:29 (152 comments, 187 reshares, 182 +1s) 

The Pixativity Pro/Amateur Photographer's Circle | August 2014

Time to share the AUGUST Edition of the PAC. As usual, I have sifted through each and every feed and I can promise a very interesting circle. Wonderful people taking wonderful photos. Add the circle right away! :)

If you want to be a part of the next PAC, please follow the guidelines as stated below.

This Is How To Do It (a.k.a. The Rules, a.k.a. The Guidelines)

Now, remember that you HAVE to comply with ALL the rules or I will ignore your request. I want that to be as clear as crystal. I put a lot of time and effort into this lil' project and I want to keep things as efficient as possible. Please help me by complying with the rules.

1. PLUS & RESHARE this post. You help yourself and your fellow photographers by spreading the word.

2. ADD the  CIRCLE to... more »

The Pixativity Pro/Amateur Photographer's Circle | August 2014

Time to share the AUGUST Edition of the PAC. As usual, I have sifted through each and every feed and I can promise a very interesting circle. Wonderful people taking wonderful photos. Add the circle right away! :)

If you want to be a part of the next PAC, please follow the guidelines as stated below.

This Is How To Do It (a.k.a. The Rules, a.k.a. The Guidelines)

Now, remember that you HAVE to comply with ALL the rules or I will ignore your request. I want that to be as clear as crystal. I put a lot of time and effort into this lil' project and I want to keep things as efficient as possible. Please help me by complying with the rules.

1. PLUS & RESHARE this post. You help yourself and your fellow photographers by spreading the word.

2. ADD the  CIRCLE to your circles. 

3. Please ADD A FEW WORDS about the field of photography that you are into when you ask for inclusion. That will help me immensely when I compile the next circle.

4. Please TAG a few fellow photographers that you think should have the opportunity to be in the circle as well. Please limit your choice of photographers to a maximum of five persons.

5. Please do NOT add external or internal links to albums, websites, blogs etc. in the comments. This post is neither the right place for advertisement nor for spam. Thanks. I will check your feed anyway, be sure of that. :) Not complying with this rule results in your comment being deleted. Multiple offenders will be blocked.

6. Premium & Lifetime Members of the Pixativity Photographer's Directory website are automatically included in the circle. Feel free to reshare this post though. (How to obtain a Premium or Lifetime account to the PPD can be found here: http://maps.pixativity.com/join/).

7. Please do NOT use the comments to thank people who tagged you. Do that in their feed or your own feed. I need all the comment space that there is for requests. 

This Month's Theme

Will be announced in the next Announcement Post.

The Rest

If I do NOT add you to the circle there's always a reason for that.
1) You do not mainly share your own original work in your feed.
2) You are a web marketeer, SEO-specialist etc.
3) I did not like the mix of your feed (yeah, I know, it's a very subjective thing to create circles like this).
4) I just missed your comment of some reason – mistakes happen, I am only human.

Another thing: I cannot add everybody in one circle but be assured that I check ALL feeds and you are always welcome to ask for inclusion in the next edition of the PAC.

How do I know if you added me to the circle?

You don't. You will find out once the circle is being released. Asking me in the comments will render no answer. :)

Release Date

The next circle will be released end of September. 

Now, let's make this month's NEW PAC another success story. :) Get on with the resharing.

Cheers!___

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2014-09-06 09:57:12 (65 comments, 26 reshares, 323 +1s) 

Dreams In The Fog

The fog is an illusion—
A master of disguise, 
Which hides the tangible
Before our very eyes.

But when the fog has lifted
Everything’s still there, 
And the tangible
Only seemed to’ve disappeared.

In the early morning
Or late at night, 
The fog descends
Upon various sites.

It gives an air of mystery
That has long prevailed. 
Dangerously intriguing
Is the fog’s foggy veil.

–– Walterrean Salley

And, of course:

Created in the crea-crazed mind of Peter From with a lil' help from Mrs. Photoshop...

_Want more exposure? Check out the Pixativity Photographer's Directory here: http://maps.pixativity.com/join/._

Want to use this picture in your albums, in a blog, your website etc.? You can do that withoutasking for permi... more »

Dreams In The Fog

The fog is an illusion—
A master of disguise, 
Which hides the tangible
Before our very eyes.

But when the fog has lifted
Everything’s still there, 
And the tangible
Only seemed to’ve disappeared.

In the early morning
Or late at night, 
The fog descends
Upon various sites.

It gives an air of mystery
That has long prevailed. 
Dangerously intriguing
Is the fog’s foggy veil.

–– Walterrean Salley

And, of course:

Created in the crea-crazed mind of Peter From with a lil' help from Mrs. Photoshop...

_Want more exposure? Check out the Pixativity Photographer's Directory here: http://maps.pixativity.com/join/._

Want to use this picture in your albums, in a blog, your website etc.? You can do that without asking for permission if you donate a small amount (at the same time you help prevent copyright infringement): http://maps.pixativity.com/join/ (the Donation button is at the bottom of the page) – Thank you!___

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2014-09-05 10:15:09 (94 comments, 16 reshares, 353 +1s) 

In The Fog

There's something about fog that intrigues me. Everything looks different when the fog sets in. The landscape, the light, everything. Wouldn't you agree?

Have a great weekend everybody!

In The Fog

There's something about fog that intrigues me. Everything looks different when the fog sets in. The landscape, the light, everything. Wouldn't you agree?

Have a great weekend everybody!___

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2014-09-03 07:59:54 (0 comments, 5 reshares, 61 +1s) 

Google Can Help Protect Images On Google+

Last year I was part of a community (one of the moderators) on Google+ (Photo Sharing | Fighting Copyright Infringement) where the idea is to try to educate people about image copyright issues. One day one of the community members, +Spyros Papaspyropoulos, came up with an interesting idea on how Google actually can help protect people’s images on their own Google+ platform, hence this article.

Read the rest here:

http://maps.pixativity.com/google-can-help-protect-images-on-google/

Google Can Help Protect Images On Google+

Last year I was part of a community (one of the moderators) on Google+ (Photo Sharing | Fighting Copyright Infringement) where the idea is to try to educate people about image copyright issues. One day one of the community members, +Spyros Papaspyropoulos, came up with an interesting idea on how Google actually can help protect people’s images on their own Google+ platform, hence this article.

Read the rest here:

http://maps.pixativity.com/google-can-help-protect-images-on-google/___

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2014-09-02 10:12:03 (64 comments, 16 reshares, 309 +1s) 

King of the Wild Forest

I have been away from Google+ for a while since I have moved to a new place. I sold my big house and now rent another house instead. That makes me the King of the New Wild Forest. Of course, only in  the sense that I will be shooting in new areas of the same old forest. :) Like the tiger in the picture, I will be hunting, not prey, but new fresh locations for my photography. That'll be fun. 

Have a great week everybody! :))

And, lastly:

Created in the crea-crazed mind of Peter From with a lil' help from Mrs. Photoshop...

_Want more exposure? Check out the Pixativity Photographer's Directory here: http://maps.pixativity.com/join/._

Want to use this picture in your albums, in a blog, your website etc.? You can do that without asking for permission if you donate a small amount (at the same time youh... more »

King of the Wild Forest

I have been away from Google+ for a while since I have moved to a new place. I sold my big house and now rent another house instead. That makes me the King of the New Wild Forest. Of course, only in  the sense that I will be shooting in new areas of the same old forest. :) Like the tiger in the picture, I will be hunting, not prey, but new fresh locations for my photography. That'll be fun. 

Have a great week everybody! :))

And, lastly:

Created in the crea-crazed mind of Peter From with a lil' help from Mrs. Photoshop...

_Want more exposure? Check out the Pixativity Photographer's Directory here: http://maps.pixativity.com/join/._

Want to use this picture in your albums, in a blog, your website etc.? You can do that without asking for permission if you donate a small amount (at the same time you help prevent copyright infringement): http://maps.pixativity.com/join/ (the Donation button is at the bottom of the page) – Thank you!___

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2014-08-20 09:56:07 (69 comments, 18 reshares, 338 +1s) 

Dreaming Of The Milky Way

The universe is so vast. Our galaxy, the Milky Way, is just one of billions and billions of galaxies. There are more stars in the known universe than there are grains of sand on earth. It's hard to imagine that we are alone. Why should we be? What lies beyond the Universe that we can see with our telescopes today? Are there more universes? Or is it just empty black space going on forever into infinity? We will never know... I guess no one will ever know... But I will be dreaming of the Milky Way tonight. Travelling to the edge of the Universe and back...

Have a wonderful Wednesday everybody... :))

And, of course:

Created in the crea-crazed mind of Peter From with a lil' help from Mrs. Photoshop...

_Want more exposure? Check out the Pixativity Photographer's Directory here:... more »

Dreaming Of The Milky Way

The universe is so vast. Our galaxy, the Milky Way, is just one of billions and billions of galaxies. There are more stars in the known universe than there are grains of sand on earth. It's hard to imagine that we are alone. Why should we be? What lies beyond the Universe that we can see with our telescopes today? Are there more universes? Or is it just empty black space going on forever into infinity? We will never know... I guess no one will ever know... But I will be dreaming of the Milky Way tonight. Travelling to the edge of the Universe and back...

Have a wonderful Wednesday everybody... :))

And, of course:

Created in the crea-crazed mind of Peter From with a lil' help from Mrs. Photoshop...

_Want more exposure? Check out the Pixativity Photographer's Directory here: http://maps.pixativity.com/join/._

Want to use this picture in your albums, in a blog, your website etc.? You can do that without asking for permission if you donate a small amount (at the same time you help prevent copyright infringement): *http://maps.pixativity.com/join/** (the Donation button is at the bottom of the page) – Thank you!*___

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2014-08-19 18:08:53 (44 comments, 14 reshares, 242 +1s) 

Illusion Scene 36 Covering My Work

I was surprized when Christopher Smail from Illusion Scene 360 (a Webby-nominated online magazine that features amazing creations in art, photography, tattoo, design, and cinema) contacted me and wanted to do a piece for their e-zine with a few of my latest images. I agreed and here's the article:

http://illusion.scene360.com/art/66278/fantasy-castle-floating-on-waves/

Go check it out. :)

While you're at it, go add +Scene 360 to your circles as well. Their feed is top notch and it's no wonder that they boast a 2,5M+ followership.

Fantasy Castle Floating on Waves

More Pictures: http://buff.ly/1AsvmR1



. #art #photography #digitalart #color #colour #seascape #sea #beautiful #fantasy #reflection #reflectionphoto #reflectionphotography #mirror___Illusion Scene 36 Covering My Work

I was surprized when Christopher Smail from Illusion Scene 360 (a Webby-nominated online magazine that features amazing creations in art, photography, tattoo, design, and cinema) contacted me and wanted to do a piece for their e-zine with a few of my latest images. I agreed and here's the article:

http://illusion.scene360.com/art/66278/fantasy-castle-floating-on-waves/

Go check it out. :)

While you're at it, go add +Scene 360 to your circles as well. Their feed is top notch and it's no wonder that they boast a 2,5M+ followership.

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2014-08-17 12:14:46 (59 comments, 17 reshares, 238 +1s) 

The Colors Of Nature

People love sunrise and sunset pictures, that is a simple fact. Check Google+, 500px, Flickr or any other social network and the majority of all images are of sunrises or sunsets. I have contributed my share of the colorful image pollution to the web, that's for sure. But sunrises and sunsets are so easy to shoot and with all the smartphones around, there will be a lot more orange, yellow, red and purple in people's feeds.

Here are a few of my sunrises and sunsets, shot all around the globe (well, almost). Have a great Sunday, keep shooting colorful skies and enjoy my pictures... :)

Cheers!

And, of course:

_Want more exposure? Check out the Pixativity Photographer's Directory here: http://maps.pixativity.com/join/._

Want to use this picture in your albums, in a blog, your website etc.? You can do... more »

The Colors Of Nature

People love sunrise and sunset pictures, that is a simple fact. Check Google+, 500px, Flickr or any other social network and the majority of all images are of sunrises or sunsets. I have contributed my share of the colorful image pollution to the web, that's for sure. But sunrises and sunsets are so easy to shoot and with all the smartphones around, there will be a lot more orange, yellow, red and purple in people's feeds.

Here are a few of my sunrises and sunsets, shot all around the globe (well, almost). Have a great Sunday, keep shooting colorful skies and enjoy my pictures... :)

Cheers!

And, of course:

_Want more exposure? Check out the Pixativity Photographer's Directory here: http://maps.pixativity.com/join/._

Want to use this picture in your albums, in a blog, your website etc.? You can do that without asking for permission if you donate a small amount (at the same time you help prevent copyright infringement): http://maps.pixativity.com/join/ (the Donation button is at the bottom of the page) – Thank you!___

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2014-08-16 13:57:43 (70 comments, 39 reshares, 371 +1s) 

Philadelphia Nights

In my next tutorial over at the Pixativity website I will show you how to create a picture like this in less than 15 minutes. Many of you have asked me how it's done and now the time has come to reveal my nightscape workflow in the next episode of Peter's Secrets.

You will need no specific editing skills to achieve the same result as I have in this picture.

See you over @ http://maps.pixativity.com.

And, of course:

Created in the crea-crazed mind of Peter From with a lil' help from Mrs. Photoshop...

_Want more exposure? Check out the Pixativity Photographer's Directory here: http://maps.pixativity.com/join/._

Want to use this picture in your albums, in a blog, your website etc.? You can do that without asking for permission if you donate a small amount (at the same time you help prevent... more »

Philadelphia Nights

In my next tutorial over at the Pixativity website I will show you how to create a picture like this in less than 15 minutes. Many of you have asked me how it's done and now the time has come to reveal my nightscape workflow in the next episode of Peter's Secrets.

You will need no specific editing skills to achieve the same result as I have in this picture.

See you over @ http://maps.pixativity.com.

And, of course:

Created in the crea-crazed mind of Peter From with a lil' help from Mrs. Photoshop...

_Want more exposure? Check out the Pixativity Photographer's Directory here: http://maps.pixativity.com/join/._

Want to use this picture in your albums, in a blog, your website etc.? You can do that without asking for permission if you donate a small amount (at the same time you help prevent copyright infringement): http://maps.pixativity.com/join/ (the Donation button is at the bottom of the page) – Thank you!___

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2014-08-15 16:48:39 (0 comments, 2 reshares, 50 +1s) 

Updated: The Peter From Creative Donations License For Pictures

Through the years many people have used my pictures without asking for permission first. Not everybody does that with ulterior motives in mind but nevertheless my images are being used without due credit to me. I can’t do much about that but at least I can ask for some honesty. It’s flattering that so many people (and companies) like my pictures and artwork but it’s frustrating to see them scattered around the web without back-links and with the copyright notice stripped away. I appreciate normal social media sharing using the Share button where credits stay intact and you can see who originally shared the image (the copyright holder), it’s the irregular downloading, screen-shooting, cropping away watermarks, re-formatting etc. I turn myself against. Let’s be clear about that. Go ahead and share my pictures from myfeed usin... more »

Updated: The Peter From Creative Donations License For Pictures

Through the years many people have used my pictures without asking for permission first. Not everybody does that with ulterior motives in mind but nevertheless my images are being used without due credit to me. I can’t do much about that but at least I can ask for some honesty. It’s flattering that so many people (and companies) like my pictures and artwork but it’s frustrating to see them scattered around the web without back-links and with the copyright notice stripped away. I appreciate normal social media sharing using the Share button where credits stay intact and you can see who originally shared the image (the copyright holder), it’s the irregular downloading, screen-shooting, cropping away watermarks, re-formatting etc. I turn myself against. Let’s be clear about that. Go ahead and share my pictures from my feed using the Share button as much as you want.

Read the rest here:

http://maps.pixativity.com/the-peter-from-creative-donations-license-for-images/___

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2014-08-15 11:01:34 (46 comments, 9 reshares, 275 +1s) 

Summer Sights

We cannot stop the winter or the summer from coming. We cannot stop the spring or the fall or make them other than they are. They are gifts from the universe that we cannot refuse. But we can choose what we will contribute to life when each arrives.

––Gary Zukav

Have a great weekend everybody!

And, not to forget:

_Want more exposure? Check out the Pixativity Photographer's Directory here: http://maps.pixativity.com/join/._

Want to use this picture in your albums, in a blog, your website etc.? You can do that without asking for permission if you donate a small amount (at the same time you help prevent copyright infringement): http://pixativity.com/donations-peter/ – Thank you!

Summer Sights

We cannot stop the winter or the summer from coming. We cannot stop the spring or the fall or make them other than they are. They are gifts from the universe that we cannot refuse. But we can choose what we will contribute to life when each arrives.

––Gary Zukav

Have a great weekend everybody!

And, not to forget:

_Want more exposure? Check out the Pixativity Photographer's Directory here: http://maps.pixativity.com/join/._

Want to use this picture in your albums, in a blog, your website etc.? You can do that without asking for permission if you donate a small amount (at the same time you help prevent copyright infringement): http://pixativity.com/donations-peter/ – Thank you!___

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2014-08-14 13:49:39 (109 comments, 56 reshares, 501 +1s) 

Google+ Is Not A Lonely Road

Maybe some of you remember that my profile (or, more correctly, items in my feed) here passed the 100 million views mark exactly two weeks ago (on July 31). Curious as I am, I wanted to have a closer look at what has happened stats-wise since then.

My posts now has had 108,180,075 views in total, i.e. another 8 million plus during the two weeks. Let's break these 8,180,075 views into views per day, hour, minute and second. 

If I did my math right, my posts has had 585,291 views per day. That in turn makes 24,345 views per hour, 405 views per minute, or if you like, almost 7 views per second the past two weeks. That's pretty cool. Thank you all for popping by!

I am truly a sucker for statistics. In fact, I love to compete. Not so much with others but with myself. Every day I ride the bicycle for some 12 kilometers,... more »

Google+ Is Not A Lonely Road

Maybe some of you remember that my profile (or, more correctly, items in my feed) here passed the 100 million views mark exactly two weeks ago (on July 31). Curious as I am, I wanted to have a closer look at what has happened stats-wise since then.

My posts now has had 108,180,075 views in total, i.e. another 8 million plus during the two weeks. Let's break these 8,180,075 views into views per day, hour, minute and second. 

If I did my math right, my posts has had 585,291 views per day. That in turn makes 24,345 views per hour, 405 views per minute, or if you like, almost 7 views per second the past two weeks. That's pretty cool. Thank you all for popping by!

I am truly a sucker for statistics. In fact, I love to compete. Not so much with others but with myself. Every day I ride the bicycle for some 12 kilometers, always trying to beat my best time. If I do something in Photoshop, I want it to be better than the last piece I did and so on. I think you get the drift. :) It's the same with Google+. I want to deliver the best pictures I am capable of doing – every single day.

Having thought a few minutes about my view count here, I think it's safe to state that Google+ is no lonely road... At least not for me.

Have a great day everybody!

And, as always:

_Want more exposure? Check out the Pixativity Photographer's Directory here: http://maps.pixativity.com/join/._

Want to use this picture in your albums, in a blog, your website etc.? You can do that without asking for permission if you donate a small amount (at the same time you help prevent copyright infringement): *http://pixativity.com/donations-peter/** – Thank you!*___

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2014-08-13 12:58:29 (59 comments, 23 reshares, 310 +1s) 

Winter Light Of Delight

I wonder if the snow loves the trees and fields, that it kisses them so gently? And then it covers them up snug, you know, with a white quilt; and perhaps it says "Go to sleep, darlings, till the summer comes again.”

― Lewis Carroll

Have a wonderful Wednesday everybody... :)) 

Created in the crea-crazed mind of Peter From with a lil' help from Mrs. Photoshop...

_Want more exposure? Check out the Pixativity Photographer's Directory here: http://maps.pixativity.com/join/._

Want to use this picture in your albums, in a blog, your website etc.? You can do that without asking for permission if you donate a small amount (at the same time you help prevent copyright infringement): http://pixativity.com/donations-peter/ – Thank you!

Winter Light Of Delight

I wonder if the snow loves the trees and fields, that it kisses them so gently? And then it covers them up snug, you know, with a white quilt; and perhaps it says "Go to sleep, darlings, till the summer comes again.”

― Lewis Carroll

Have a wonderful Wednesday everybody... :)) 

Created in the crea-crazed mind of Peter From with a lil' help from Mrs. Photoshop...

_Want more exposure? Check out the Pixativity Photographer's Directory here: http://maps.pixativity.com/join/._

Want to use this picture in your albums, in a blog, your website etc.? You can do that without asking for permission if you donate a small amount (at the same time you help prevent copyright infringement): http://pixativity.com/donations-peter/ – Thank you!___

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2014-08-12 17:14:53 (43 comments, 10 reshares, 360 +1s) 

The Magic Forest

Oh, Magic Forest
What secrets do you hide?
What magic might you keep from my eyes?
Oh, Magic Forest
I feel the light deep inside
Is that my deepest fear in disguise?
Oh, Magic Forest
The Guardian of Life
Oh, Magic Forest
Let there be no strife
Behold! I Enter your domains
Forever to stay
Oh, Magic Forest
Shine your light on me
Always

–Peter From

Don't we all love a deep green foggy forest... Close your eyes and wonders will happen... Have a great day!

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The Magic Forest

Oh, Magic Forest
What secrets do you hide?
What magic might you keep from my eyes?
Oh, Magic Forest
I feel the light deep inside
Is that my deepest fear in disguise?
Oh, Magic Forest
The Guardian of Life
Oh, Magic Forest
Let there be no strife
Behold! I Enter your domains
Forever to stay
Oh, Magic Forest
Shine your light on me
Always

–Peter From

Don't we all love a deep green foggy forest... Close your eyes and wonders will happen... Have a great day!

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Want to use this picture in your albums, in a blog, your website etc.? You can do that without asking for permission if you donate a small amount (at the same time you help prevent copyright infringement): http://pixativity.com/donations-peter/ – Thank you!___

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2014-08-12 14:23:14 (0 comments, 5 reshares, 62 +1s) 

Peter’s Secrets 2: Remove Ugly White Edge Halos

Time for the second episode of my workflow secrets. This time I want to talk about sharpening and the ugly white halos you almost always get as a result around trees, building edges etc. Most amateur photographers (and, heck some pro’s too) don’t either care about them or they don’t know how to easily remove them (some don’t even take notice of the halos). I have seen many well edited pictures that still has those ugly edge halos in them and I have seen even more pictures that are over-edited and sharpened to the other side of the universe. It’s not nice and to me that’s a big no-no. There are a few simple steps you can take to get rid of those ugly things and in this article I am going to give you a few of my treasured secret tips so that you don’t have to make that mistake ever again.

Read the whole articlehere:

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Peter’s Secrets 2: Remove Ugly White Edge Halos

Time for the second episode of my workflow secrets. This time I want to talk about sharpening and the ugly white halos you almost always get as a result around trees, building edges etc. Most amateur photographers (and, heck some pro’s too) don’t either care about them or they don’t know how to easily remove them (some don’t even take notice of the halos). I have seen many well edited pictures that still has those ugly edge halos in them and I have seen even more pictures that are over-edited and sharpened to the other side of the universe. It’s not nice and to me that’s a big no-no. There are a few simple steps you can take to get rid of those ugly things and in this article I am going to give you a few of my treasured secret tips so that you don’t have to make that mistake ever again.

Read the whole article here:

http://maps.pixativity.com/peters-secrets-2-remove-ugly-white-edge-halos/___

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2014-08-11 18:03:27 (80 comments, 16 reshares, 252 +1s) 

The Love For Moonscapes

I love the moon... Being a Cancerian, I am also governed by the Moon. Each time when a full moon occurs, I get a knee ache and I feel a bit like a werewolf... I get restless and want to get out in the night... :)

One thing's for sure... The moon is beautiful and I love to do artwork including our closest celestial neighbour...

Enjoy this series and let me know what YOU think... Both of the moon and my pictures...

Cheers!

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The Love For Moonscapes

I love the moon... Being a Cancerian, I am also governed by the Moon. Each time when a full moon occurs, I get a knee ache and I feel a bit like a werewolf... I get restless and want to get out in the night... :)

One thing's for sure... The moon is beautiful and I love to do artwork including our closest celestial neighbour...

Enjoy this series and let me know what YOU think... Both of the moon and my pictures...

Cheers!

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Want to use this picture in your albums, in a blog, your website etc.? You can do that without asking for permission if you donate a small amount (at the same time you help prevent copyright infringement): http://pixativity.com/donations-peter/ – Thank you!___

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2014-08-11 10:11:46 (0 comments, 3 reshares, 58 +1s) 

Create Smart Invisible Watermarks In Photoshop

Can you spot the watermark in the picture? I bet you can't. :) I have hidden it using a very smart method. Wanna know how I did it? Then check out the step-by-step tutorial here:

http://maps.pixativity.com/create-smart-invisible-watermarks-in-photoshop/

Create Smart Invisible Watermarks In Photoshop

Can you spot the watermark in the picture? I bet you can't. :) I have hidden it using a very smart method. Wanna know how I did it? Then check out the step-by-step tutorial here:

http://maps.pixativity.com/create-smart-invisible-watermarks-in-photoshop/___

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2014-08-09 16:41:43 (44 comments, 3 reshares, 236 +1s) 

In The Silent Night

Silent, silent night,
Quench the holy light
Of thy torches bright;

For possessed of Day
Thousand spirits stray
That sweet joys betray.

Why should joys be sweet
Used with deceit,
Nor with sorrows meet?

But an honest joy
Does itself destroy
For a harlot coy. 

––William Blake

Have a wonderful weekend everybody!

Created in the crea-crazed mind of Peter From with a lil' help from Mrs. Photoshop...

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In The Silent Night

Silent, silent night,
Quench the holy light
Of thy torches bright;

For possessed of Day
Thousand spirits stray
That sweet joys betray.

Why should joys be sweet
Used with deceit,
Nor with sorrows meet?

But an honest joy
Does itself destroy
For a harlot coy. 

––William Blake

Have a wonderful weekend everybody!

Created in the crea-crazed mind of Peter From with a lil' help from Mrs. Photoshop...

_Want more exposure? Check out the Pixativity Photographer's Directory here: http://maps.pixativity.com/join/._

Want to use this picture in your albums, in a blog, your website etc.? You can do that without asking for permission if you donate a small amount (at the same time you help prevent copyright infringement): http://pixativity.com/donations-peter/ – Thank you!___

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2014-08-08 15:01:06 (0 comments, 3 reshares, 44 +1s) 

Urban Exploration In Stockholm, Sweden

Urban Exploration is something that intrigues many photographers and you have seen many UrbEx pictures in advertising, cd-covers, book-covers and so forth. There is something about old abandoned places in decay, may it be buildings, car cemeteries or shipyards. Walking around in such places with a camera (and sometimes with models as well) almost takes you back in time. It’s a cool and pretty weird feeling...

Read the rest here:

http://maps.pixativity.com/urban-exploration-in-stockholm-sweden/

Urban Exploration In Stockholm, Sweden

Urban Exploration is something that intrigues many photographers and you have seen many UrbEx pictures in advertising, cd-covers, book-covers and so forth. There is something about old abandoned places in decay, may it be buildings, car cemeteries or shipyards. Walking around in such places with a camera (and sometimes with models as well) almost takes you back in time. It’s a cool and pretty weird feeling...

Read the rest here:

http://maps.pixativity.com/urban-exploration-in-stockholm-sweden/___

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2014-08-08 10:37:35 (79 comments, 20 reshares, 312 +1s) 

Waxholm Fortress

Vaxholm Fortress is a historic fortification on an island in the Stockholm archipelago just east of the Swedish village of Vaxholm. In 1970, it was used as a movie location for the pirate stronghold in Pippi in the South Seas. A scenic view of the castle may be seen from the car ferry which plies the short distance between Vaxholm and the island Rindö.

The fortress was originally constructed by Gustav Vasa in 1544 to defend Stockholm against shipborne attacks from the east, but most of the current structure dates from 1833-1863. Russian prisoners-of-war were used in part to build the fortress. The stretch of water below the building was formerly the main sea route to Stockholm. Thus, the fortress was strategically situated to defend the city from naval attacks. It was attacked by the Danes in 1612 and the Russian navy in 1719. Since the mid 19th century, its... more »

Waxholm Fortress

Vaxholm Fortress is a historic fortification on an island in the Stockholm archipelago just east of the Swedish village of Vaxholm. In 1970, it was used as a movie location for the pirate stronghold in Pippi in the South Seas. A scenic view of the castle may be seen from the car ferry which plies the short distance between Vaxholm and the island Rindö.

The fortress was originally constructed by Gustav Vasa in 1544 to defend Stockholm against shipborne attacks from the east, but most of the current structure dates from 1833-1863. Russian prisoners-of-war were used in part to build the fortress. The stretch of water below the building was formerly the main sea route to Stockholm. Thus, the fortress was strategically situated to defend the city from naval attacks. It was attacked by the Danes in 1612 and the Russian navy in 1719. Since the mid 19th century, its military importance has ceased. So weak had the fort become that it was said the great Prussian Field Marshal Von Moltke was only ever seen to smile twice. Once when they told him his mother-in-law was dead and again when he saw Vaxholm Fort. Today, it is home to the Swedish National Museum of Coastal Defence.

Have a great Friday everybody!

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2014-08-07 18:49:05 (0 comments, 0 reshares, 56 +1s) 

I Welcome +Kiff Backhouse To The Pixativity Photographer's Directory

Kiff is based in France and takes beautiful images of the French countryside. Make sure to visit him over at Pixativity and here on Google+ as well. Adding him to your circles will surely make your feed more interesting.

Cheers!
/Peter

http://maps.pixativity.com/company/kiff-backhouse/

I Welcome +Kiff Backhouse To The Pixativity Photographer's Directory

Kiff is based in France and takes beautiful images of the French countryside. Make sure to visit him over at Pixativity and here on Google+ as well. Adding him to your circles will surely make your feed more interesting.

Cheers!
/Peter

http://maps.pixativity.com/company/kiff-backhouse/___

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2014-08-06 09:20:33 (0 comments, 5 reshares, 54 +1s) 

6 Myths About Copyright Debunked

Many people seem to think that the Internet is like the Wild West of the 1850's. Information in any shape or form is free for all and no rules what so ever exist. Well... In the Wildest of the West there were Sheriffs and you could be hanged for less than stealing someone's property. That's right, even if using other people's pictures is not technically considered theft, it is a violation of both domestic and international copyright laws. Just because someone parks a beautiful car somewhere and leaves it there for a day or two, doesn't mean that you may take it, even if the keys would still be in the lock. I think most people agree on that. The same straight line of logic applies to pictures posted on the Internet, printed in magazines or elsewhere and/or wherever you may find them. If you don't own it, leave it be. You can't... more »

6 Myths About Copyright Debunked

Many people seem to think that the Internet is like the Wild West of the 1850's. Information in any shape or form is free for all and no rules what so ever exist. Well... In the Wildest of the West there were Sheriffs and you could be hanged for less than stealing someone's property. That's right, even if using other people's pictures is not technically considered theft, it is a violation of both domestic and international copyright laws. Just because someone parks a beautiful car somewhere and leaves it there for a day or two, doesn't mean that you may take it, even if the keys would still be in the lock. I think most people agree on that. The same straight line of logic applies to pictures posted on the Internet, printed in magazines or elsewhere and/or wherever you may find them. If you don't own it, leave it be. You can't download, copy or otherwise get hold of an image and then post it where ever you like and on top of that crop it, remove watermarks and pose as you were the original artist. That cannot be too hard to understand –– even if you're only fourteen. Don't "borrow" other people's stuff without asking first. Period. That's all you ever need to know about the current Copyright Laws.

Read the rest here:

http://maps.pixativity.com/6-myths-about-copyright-debunked/___

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2014-08-06 09:16:52 (54 comments, 5 reshares, 219 +1s) 

Ocean Dreams

We know only too well that what we are doing is nothing more than a drop in the ocean. But if the drop were not there, the ocean would be missing something.

― Mother Teresa

Have a wonderful day everybody and thanks for all your beautiful black & white pictures for the PAC August Challenge. :)

Created in the crea-crazed mind of Peter From with a lil' help from Mrs. Photoshop...

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Ocean Dreams

We know only too well that what we are doing is nothing more than a drop in the ocean. But if the drop were not there, the ocean would be missing something.

― Mother Teresa

Have a wonderful day everybody and thanks for all your beautiful black & white pictures for the PAC August Challenge. :)

Created in the crea-crazed mind of Peter From with a lil' help from Mrs. Photoshop...

_Want more exposure? Check out the Pixativity Photographer's Directory here: http://maps.pixativity.com/join/._

Want to use this picture in your albums, in a blog, your website etc.? You can do that without asking for permission if you donate a small amount (at the same time you help prevent copyright infringement): http://pixativity.com/donations-peter/ – Thank you!___

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2014-08-05 12:58:59 (0 comments, 0 reshares, 55 +1s) 

Create Invisible Watermarks Quickly In Photoshop

Having your images stolen and your watermark cropped away isn’t fun, it’s very annoying. Maybe you don’t even want to use a watermark because you think that adding one ruins your pretty picture? In that case, this invisible watermark trick might be exactly what you have been looking for. This one's quicker to apply than the one I showed you earlier...

Read it all here:

http://maps.pixativity.com/create-invisible-watermarks-quickly-in-photoshop/

Create Invisible Watermarks Quickly In Photoshop

Having your images stolen and your watermark cropped away isn’t fun, it’s very annoying. Maybe you don’t even want to use a watermark because you think that adding one ruins your pretty picture? In that case, this invisible watermark trick might be exactly what you have been looking for. This one's quicker to apply than the one I showed you earlier...

Read it all here:

http://maps.pixativity.com/create-invisible-watermarks-quickly-in-photoshop/___

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2014-08-04 18:25:18 (180 comments, 130 reshares, 173 +1s) 

The Pixativity Pro/Amateur Photographer's Circle | August 2014

I have decided to re-shape this popular circle to make it even better and more interesting. There are quite a few changes so I recommend you to read the whole post before asking for inclusion.

Two things are very important: 1. You MUST comply EXACTLY by the rules as stated below OR you will NOT be added to the circle. 2. Do NOT use the comments for ANYTHING else than asking for inclusion as stated in this post.

I will skip the history of the previous circles since everybody knows it by now (if you don't and actually do want to inform yourself, check out any of my earlier circle posts).

One of the new things with the PAC (that is how I refer to this circle) is that I have decided to include themes and a challenge to go with that theme every time I release an announcement post (such as... more »

The Pixativity Pro/Amateur Photographer's Circle | August 2014

I have decided to re-shape this popular circle to make it even better and more interesting. There are quite a few changes so I recommend you to read the whole post before asking for inclusion.

Two things are very important: 1. You MUST comply EXACTLY by the rules as stated below OR you will NOT be added to the circle. 2. Do NOT use the comments for ANYTHING else than asking for inclusion as stated in this post.

I will skip the history of the previous circles since everybody knows it by now (if you don't and actually do want to inform yourself, check out any of my earlier circle posts).

One of the new things with the PAC (that is how I refer to this circle) is that I have decided to include themes and a challenge to go with that theme every time I release an announcement post (such as this one). As I then release the circle, I will announce three winning persons which in turn will receive a FREE spot (value USD 9,95, not to mention all the extra invaluable exposure that comes with that) in the Pixativity Photographer's Directory here: http://maps.pixativity.com.

This Is How To Do It (a.k.a. The Rules, a.k.a. The Guidelines)

Now, remember that you HAVE to comply with ALL the rules or I will ignore your request. I want that to be as clear as crystal. I put a lot of time and effort into this lil' project and I want to keep things as efficient as possible. Please help me by complying with the rules.

1. PLUS & RESHARE this post. You help yourself and your fellow photographers by spreading the word.

2. ADD the +Pixativity Google+ Page to your circles. Why? Because that is where all additional info will be posted and you need to be able to see the notifications from there when I release the circle. (You need NOT add me, that is fully optional... :))

3. Please ADD A FEW WORDS about the field of photography that you are into when you ask for inclusion. That will help me immensely when I compile the circle.

4. Please TAG a few fellow photographers that you think should have the opportunity to be in the circle as well. Please limit your choice of photographers to a maximum of five persons.

5. Please do NOT add external or internal links to albums, websites, blogs etc. in the comments. This post is neither the right place for advertisement nor for spam. Thanks. I will check your feed anyway, be sure of that. :) The only link I accept is to your theme contest entry if you decide to participate. Not complying with this rule results in your comment being deleted. Multiple offenders will be blocked.

6. Premium & Lifetime Members of the Pixativity Photographer's Directory website are automatically included in the circle. Feel free to reshare this post though. (How to obtain a Premium or Lifetime account to the PPD can be found here: http://maps.pixativity.com/join/).

7. Please do NOT use the comments to thank people who tagged you. Do that in their feed or your own feed. I need all the comment space that there is. 

This Month's Theme

The theme I have chosen is CREATIVE BLACK & WHITE. You don't have to participate in the theme challenge if you don't want to, just skip to the next section, but if you do, post a link to your entry along with your request for inclusion in the PAC in the comments and I will have a look at your picture. NO pictures from communities! Your entry must be posted publicly in your personal feed.

Tag you entry with #pixativityaugustchallenge so that everybody can enjoy your beautiful shots.

When I release the circle, I will announce the three winners, post their images here in my feed, on the +Pixativity page, on the +Photoshop Tutorials page and, of course, on the Pixativity webpage. Each winner will receive an ONE YEAR FREE listing in the Pixativity Photographer's Directory.

Please note: Only one entry per month is allowed. You can only enter with your own original work and you must have the full copyright. You may enter an old picture and you agree to that I will post your image on the Pixativity website if you are one of the winners. You may not enter the challenge alone, it's for circle applicants only.

The Rest

If I do NOT add you to the circle there's always a reason for that.
1) You do not mainly share your own original work in your feed.
2) You are a web marketeer, SEO-specialist etc.
3) I did not like the mix of your feed (yeah, I know, it's a very subjective thing to create circles like this).
4) I just missed your comment of some reason – mistakes happen, I am only human.

Another thing: I cannot add everybody in one circle but be assured that I check ALL feeds and you are always welcome to ask for inclusion in the next edition of the PAC.

How do I know if you added me to the circle?

You don't. You will find out once the circle is being released. Asking me in the comments will render no answer. :)

Release Date

The circle will be released end of August. 

Now, let's make this month's NEW PAC another success story. :) Get on with the resharing.

Cheers!___

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2014-08-03 17:06:00 (56 comments, 39 reshares, 360 +1s) 

Sailing into the Sunset

Dusk is just an illusion because the sun is either above the horizon or below it. And that means that day and night are linked in a way that few things are there cannot be one without the other yet they cannot exist at the same time. How would it feel I remember wondering to be always together yet forever apart?
― Nicholas Sparks

Have a great Sunday everybody! :)

Created in the crea-crazed mind of Peter From with a lil' help from Mrs. Photoshop...

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Sailing into the Sunset

Dusk is just an illusion because the sun is either above the horizon or below it. And that means that day and night are linked in a way that few things are there cannot be one without the other yet they cannot exist at the same time. How would it feel I remember wondering to be always together yet forever apart?
― Nicholas Sparks

Have a great Sunday everybody! :)

Created in the crea-crazed mind of Peter From with a lil' help from Mrs. Photoshop...

_Want more exposure? Check out the Pixativity Photographer's Directory here: http://maps.pixativity.com/join/._

Want to use this picture in your albums, in a blog, your website etc.? You can do that without asking for permission if you donate a small amount (at the same time you help prevent copyright infringement): http://pixativity.com/donations-peter/ – Thank you!___

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2014-08-02 18:59:01 (0 comments, 1 reshares, 49 +1s) 

Peter's Secrets 1: Transforming a Sunset

In this first post I will show you how to easily and quickly transform a dull sunset picture into an interesting piece of artwork that will make your friends go “Wow!”. You will find a couple of images like this in my Google+ albums (as well as on 500px and other social networks where I am active) because I have used this technique since the stone age. To be able to follow this article you need this stock image from DeviantArt: Download here. You also need Photoshop CS6 (or another well featured piece of image editing software).

Read the rest here:

http://maps.pixativity.com/peters-secrets-1-transforming-a-sunset/

Peter's Secrets 1: Transforming a Sunset

In this first post I will show you how to easily and quickly transform a dull sunset picture into an interesting piece of artwork that will make your friends go “Wow!”. You will find a couple of images like this in my Google+ albums (as well as on 500px and other social networks where I am active) because I have used this technique since the stone age. To be able to follow this article you need this stock image from DeviantArt: Download here. You also need Photoshop CS6 (or another well featured piece of image editing software).

Read the rest here:

http://maps.pixativity.com/peters-secrets-1-transforming-a-sunset/___

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2014-08-01 14:39:58 (47 comments, 18 reshares, 333 +1s) 

Reflections...

Did you ever wonder if the person in the puddle is real, and you're just a reflection of him?
― Bill Watterson

Now, that's a thought twister... Have a great weekend everybody! :)

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Want to use this picture in your albums, in a blog, your website etc.? You can do that without asking for permission if you donate a small amount (at the same time you help prevent copyright infringement): http://pixativity.com/donations-peter/ – Thank you!

Reflections...

Did you ever wonder if the person in the puddle is real, and you're just a reflection of him?
― Bill Watterson

Now, that's a thought twister... Have a great weekend everybody! :)

_Want more exposure? Check out the Pixativity Photographer's Directory here: http://maps.pixativity.com/join/._

Want to use this picture in your albums, in a blog, your website etc.? You can do that without asking for permission if you donate a small amount (at the same time you help prevent copyright infringement): http://pixativity.com/donations-peter/ – Thank you!___

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2014-07-31 12:46:13 (128 comments, 18 reshares, 397 +1s) 

100 000 000 Views

Today I noticed that my Google+ feed has been viewed more than 100 000 000 (yes, one hundred million) times! Wow! I take that as a huge compliment and thank you all for visiting my page: :)))

I try to tell stories with my pictures and make people think. Not so much about what they see but what they feel when viewing my imagery. Any reaction is better than nothing at all. When people react, it means that I have touched something within them and that is my goal with my pictures here on Google+. To reach out and to touch. To make people smile and go: "Hey, it's a damn good day after all..!"

So, again, thank you very much for spending time in my feed. Hopefully I will see many of you here in the future as well...

Cheers and have a wonderful day in the sun!

/Peter

100 000 000 Views

Today I noticed that my Google+ feed has been viewed more than 100 000 000 (yes, one hundred million) times! Wow! I take that as a huge compliment and thank you all for visiting my page: :)))

I try to tell stories with my pictures and make people think. Not so much about what they see but what they feel when viewing my imagery. Any reaction is better than nothing at all. When people react, it means that I have touched something within them and that is my goal with my pictures here on Google+. To reach out and to touch. To make people smile and go: "Hey, it's a damn good day after all..!"

So, again, thank you very much for spending time in my feed. Hopefully I will see many of you here in the future as well...

Cheers and have a wonderful day in the sun!

/Peter___

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2014-07-30 11:40:43 (0 comments, 1 reshares, 41 +1s) 

Pixativity Helps Photographers Make More Money

When I started the Pixativity Photographer’s Directory back in February, I had no idea that it would become such a success. I have always promoted amateur (and professional) photographers in my Google+ feed just because I want good photography to be seen by as many people as possible. My Google+ Shared Circles are amongst the most popular circles there and have been so since I started out doing circle shares a couple of years ago. Somehow I felt that I wanted to extend my activities on Google+ to a website and Pixativity was born ...

Read the rest here:

http://maps.pixativity.com/pixativity-helps-photographers-make-more-money/

Pixativity Helps Photographers Make More Money

When I started the Pixativity Photographer’s Directory back in February, I had no idea that it would become such a success. I have always promoted amateur (and professional) photographers in my Google+ feed just because I want good photography to be seen by as many people as possible. My Google+ Shared Circles are amongst the most popular circles there and have been so since I started out doing circle shares a couple of years ago. Somehow I felt that I wanted to extend my activities on Google+ to a website and Pixativity was born ...

Read the rest here:

http://maps.pixativity.com/pixativity-helps-photographers-make-more-money/___

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2014-07-29 17:29:28 (52 comments, 9 reshares, 249 +1s) 

After The Storm

When the ocean waves calm down
and the wild winds of fury cease to wail
there is only silence
There's you, the ocean and the sunset
forever together as one
after the storm

–Peter From

Have a great week everybody!

Created in the crea-crazed mind of Peter From with a lil' help from Mrs. Photoshop...

_Want more exposure? Check out the Pixativity Photographer's Directory here: http://maps.pixativity.com/join/._

Want to use this picture in your albums, in a blog, your website etc.? You can do that without asking for permission if you donate a small amount (at the same time you help prevent copyright infringement): http://pixativity.com/donations-peter/ – Thank you!

After The Storm

When the ocean waves calm down
and the wild winds of fury cease to wail
there is only silence
There's you, the ocean and the sunset
forever together as one
after the storm

–Peter From

Have a great week everybody!

Created in the crea-crazed mind of Peter From with a lil' help from Mrs. Photoshop...

_Want more exposure? Check out the Pixativity Photographer's Directory here: http://maps.pixativity.com/join/._

Want to use this picture in your albums, in a blog, your website etc.? You can do that without asking for permission if you donate a small amount (at the same time you help prevent copyright infringement): http://pixativity.com/donations-peter/ – Thank you!___

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2014-07-27 17:57:38 (0 comments, 4 reshares, 39 +1s) 

FREE X-Mark & Invisible Watermark Photoshop Action Set

Here's the free set of Photoshop actions that will help you protect your pictures with ease. Head on over to the Pixativity Photographer's Directory to get them.

If you don't know how to install action sets in Photoshop, don't worry, we have that covered for you as well in a post explaining exactly how you should do step by step.

http://maps.pixativity.com/download-my-free-photoshop-watermark-action-set/

FREE X-Mark & Invisible Watermark Photoshop Action Set

Here's the free set of Photoshop actions that will help you protect your pictures with ease. Head on over to the Pixativity Photographer's Directory to get them.

If you don't know how to install action sets in Photoshop, don't worry, we have that covered for you as well in a post explaining exactly how you should do step by step.

http://maps.pixativity.com/download-my-free-photoshop-watermark-action-set/___

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2014-07-26 10:02:05 (0 comments, 2 reshares, 44 +1s) 

Create Invisible Watermarks in Photoshop

In my last Pixativity article (Three Layers Of Image Protection) I talked in length about how to use a three layer protection via “X-Marks” to protect your images from being “borrowed” and misused on the Interweb. The downside with X-Marking is that the watermark you create is visible no matter how much you try to hide it. Not much, but visible, and therefore annoying to some viewers. That is why I also want to show you another step you can take instead of following the tutorial in the previous article, namely the possibility of invisible watermarking using Photoshop.

http://maps.pixativity.com/create-invisible-watermarks-in-photoshop/

Create Invisible Watermarks in Photoshop

In my last Pixativity article (Three Layers Of Image Protection) I talked in length about how to use a three layer protection via “X-Marks” to protect your images from being “borrowed” and misused on the Interweb. The downside with X-Marking is that the watermark you create is visible no matter how much you try to hide it. Not much, but visible, and therefore annoying to some viewers. That is why I also want to show you another step you can take instead of following the tutorial in the previous article, namely the possibility of invisible watermarking using Photoshop.

http://maps.pixativity.com/create-invisible-watermarks-in-photoshop/___

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2014-07-25 17:54:00 (74 comments, 36 reshares, 295 +1s) 

Glowing...

Yesterday is history today and the lessons we learn for tomorrow.
What you did yesterday cannot be undone. Today you may think of your acts and then let that be the guidance for your actions tomorrow. Sounds complicated? It is... :)

Today I haven't worked a bit since we have had more than 30 degrees C here all day (that's 86 F aboutish....). I will therefore learn from my laziness tomorrow, thinking back of yesterday (i.e. today), and do what I should have done today. :)

Have a great day everybody!

Cheers!

Glowing...

Yesterday is history today and the lessons we learn for tomorrow.
What you did yesterday cannot be undone. Today you may think of your acts and then let that be the guidance for your actions tomorrow. Sounds complicated? It is... :)

Today I haven't worked a bit since we have had more than 30 degrees C here all day (that's 86 F aboutish....). I will therefore learn from my laziness tomorrow, thinking back of yesterday (i.e. today), and do what I should have done today. :)

Have a great day everybody!

Cheers!___

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2014-07-24 18:14:00 (0 comments, 5 reshares, 40 +1s) 

Image Protection – Revisited

Last November I was discussing copyright and image theft problems on Google+ and the old Pixativity website (and elsewhere). I think it’s time to revive that discussion and therefore I have recycled (and reworked) an article that I wrote at the time. This is the first of three articles and you will be able to find the rest over at Pixativity in a couple of weeks time. I will also add some FREE cool Photoshop watermark actions there so stay tuned.

http://maps.pixativity.com/three-layers-of-image-protection/

Image Protection – Revisited

Last November I was discussing copyright and image theft problems on Google+ and the old Pixativity website (and elsewhere). I think it’s time to revive that discussion and therefore I have recycled (and reworked) an article that I wrote at the time. This is the first of three articles and you will be able to find the rest over at Pixativity in a couple of weeks time. I will also add some FREE cool Photoshop watermark actions there so stay tuned.

http://maps.pixativity.com/three-layers-of-image-protection/___

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2014-07-22 18:40:50 (0 comments, 2 reshares, 56 +1s) 

Creative Selfies

Want to do something else than the usual Facebook-pouting-with-your-mouth-looking-pretty-and-sexy-selfie? Then check out how one of the Google+ pioneers, +Lorena Masi, goes about a somewhat different self-portrait.

It's all to be found here:

http://maps.pixativity.com/be-creative-when-shooting-selfies/

Creative Selfies

Want to do something else than the usual Facebook-pouting-with-your-mouth-looking-pretty-and-sexy-selfie? Then check out how one of the Google+ pioneers, +Lorena Masi, goes about a somewhat different self-portrait.

It's all to be found here:

http://maps.pixativity.com/be-creative-when-shooting-selfies/___

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2014-07-21 15:30:44 (0 comments, 0 reshares, 65 +1s) 

Take Better Portraits

Head on over to Pixativity and read all about my secrets to better portrait photography. It doesn't matter if you use a cellphone camera, a point-and-shooter or a DSLR.

Enjoy!

http://maps.pixativity.com/take-better-portraits/

Take Better Portraits

Head on over to Pixativity and read all about my secrets to better portrait photography. It doesn't matter if you use a cellphone camera, a point-and-shooter or a DSLR.

Enjoy!

http://maps.pixativity.com/take-better-portraits/___

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2014-07-21 13:46:40 (110 comments, 56 reshares, 592 +1s) 

The Old Lighthouse

There it stands
on the edge of the sands, 
washed by spray
all night and day, 
the old lighthouse, 
empty and still, 
echoes shrill
with the sounds
of screaming seabirds.

Never more at night
will its beam of light, 
powerful and bright, 
sweep the sea.
Never more; 
for it is dead and gone, 
and near the shore
the lighthouse
stands forlorn. 

––Tan Pratonix

Created in the crea-crazed mind of Peter From with a lil' help from Mrs. Photoshop...

_Want more exposure? Check out the Pixativity Photographer's Directory here: http://maps.pixativity.com/join/._

Want to use this picture in your albums, in a blog, your website etc.? You can do that without asking for permission if you donate a small amount (at the same time youhelp prevent... more »

The Old Lighthouse

There it stands
on the edge of the sands, 
washed by spray
all night and day, 
the old lighthouse, 
empty and still, 
echoes shrill
with the sounds
of screaming seabirds.

Never more at night
will its beam of light, 
powerful and bright, 
sweep the sea.
Never more; 
for it is dead and gone, 
and near the shore
the lighthouse
stands forlorn. 

––Tan Pratonix

Created in the crea-crazed mind of Peter From with a lil' help from Mrs. Photoshop...

_Want more exposure? Check out the Pixativity Photographer's Directory here: http://maps.pixativity.com/join/._

Want to use this picture in your albums, in a blog, your website etc.? You can do that without asking for permission if you donate a small amount (at the same time you help prevent copyright infringement): http://pixativity.com/donations-peter/ – Thank you!___

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2014-07-19 14:17:35 (0 comments, 7 reshares, 106 +1s) 

3 Essential Tips to Improve Your Photography

If you want to know my secrets to a good picture, then you should probably read my latest article on Pixativity. :)

Improve your photography (for beginners and some intermediates):

http://maps.pixativity.com/digital-photography-3-essential-tips/

3 Essential Tips to Improve Your Photography

If you want to know my secrets to a good picture, then you should probably read my latest article on Pixativity. :)

Improve your photography (for beginners and some intermediates):

http://maps.pixativity.com/digital-photography-3-essential-tips/___

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2014-07-10 10:29:17 (67 comments, 11 reshares, 295 +1s) 

Lonely Or Just Alone?

Remember: the time you feel lonely is the time you most need to be by yourself. Life's cruelest irony.
― Douglas Coupland

Have a wonderful summer everybody! :)

Created in the crea-crazed mind of Peter From with a lil' help from Mrs. Photoshop...

_Want more exposure? Check out the Pixativity Photographer's Directory here: http://maps.pixativity.com/join/._

Want to use this picture in your albums, in a blog, your website etc.? You can do that without asking for permission if you donate a small amount (at the same time you help prevent copyright infringement): http://pixativity.com/donations-peter/ – Thank you!

Lonely Or Just Alone?

Remember: the time you feel lonely is the time you most need to be by yourself. Life's cruelest irony.
― Douglas Coupland

Have a wonderful summer everybody! :)

Created in the crea-crazed mind of Peter From with a lil' help from Mrs. Photoshop...

_Want more exposure? Check out the Pixativity Photographer's Directory here: http://maps.pixativity.com/join/._

Want to use this picture in your albums, in a blog, your website etc.? You can do that without asking for permission if you donate a small amount (at the same time you help prevent copyright infringement): http://pixativity.com/donations-peter/ – Thank you!___

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