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Photography 101: Solitude


Solitude: the state of being or living alone. It is not synonymous with loneliness. Loneliness is a feeling of disconnection or of missing the company of others.

Solitude is a place – a space in the rush of things, a space we seek where we can turn inwards and hear the heartbeat of the place and of time.



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    • This was with the iPhone 6.

      I ran the photo through the Snapseed app and used the ‘Drama’ filter – I’ve never used that filter before.

      Then I resized the image with the ‘Reduce’ app. I remember you saying that you weren’t sure which was the resized image and which was the original. If you look in albums, you will see that Reduced has its own album so the resized images are easy to pick out.

      This time I saved at 40% at 600x800px and it is 104KB, which is a bigger file size than I usually save at. If I were saving to a self-hosted site, I wouldn’t save at that file size – too big!

      You should have a go with your iPhone 6Plus!


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