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Maybe-not-really-20-something-anymore from Norway who likes to scrapbook and take photos documentarystyle and dreams of photojournalism when not working as a photojournalist and that's pretty much what this blog is about. And I like it this way.



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~~ and all this time ~~

Posted by Ania On Tuesday, January 12, 2010

Been listening to some old old faves on itunes lately…♥

(title’s from “All this time - the pick me up song” by Maria Mena)

Pencil-Lines went live past sunday with the brand new design-team!! Truly loved seeing everybodys take on the sketch, made by this weeks guest Susan Dupre :) It’s so invigorating seeing the (new) different styles doing the same sketch – fun fun! :)

I pulled out the “Frosted” line by Fancy Pants Designs for this one – cannot express enough how much I lovelovelove the vibrant, fresh colors used in this line!! Soooo *loves* :)

I’ve mentioned it before, but I don’t mind repeating – sticking stickers on corrugated papers & cutting around it (this time w/a scalloped scissors) = fun :) :) Gems by Prima & KaiserCraft.

Also - while editing these photos in Lightroom I figured I’d stop being so obsessed by +clarity and rather go the opposite way – turning the clarity-slider pretty far down the negative scale. It yielded a pretty dreamy look – like filtering the photos w/gaussian blur – just prettier because the focused areas still remained fairly sharp. Lovely effect – I’m usually no fan of excessive blurring of photos (like, prettifying/glamourifying photos and smoothing skin and stuff – often it just looks so so fake imho), but I can do an exception every now and then I guess.

Okes – off to finish dinner – someone (not me :p) returned to the univ and have late classes/hours some days, so late dinner for us tonight! :)

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7 intriguing feedbacks to '~~ and all this time ~~'

  1. Maren Said,
    http://aniia.blogspot.com/2010/01/and-all-this-time.html?showComment=1263337007272#c7409107812795365035'> 11:56 PM

    Digger sangen, digger layouten! :D Ha en fin dag!

     

  2. http://aniia.blogspot.com/2010/01/and-all-this-time.html?showComment=1263340882051#c6633631961467920064'> 1:01 AM

    this weeks Pencil Lines DT were amazing!It is so good to have new and exciting ideas

     

  3. Solfrid Said,
    http://aniia.blogspot.com/2010/01/and-all-this-time.html?showComment=1263404764896#c8142936152050161009'> 6:46 PM

    Flott LO! Utrolig herlige papirer med knæsje farger! Me like!:)

     

  4. http://aniia.blogspot.com/2010/01/and-all-this-time.html?showComment=1263461091271#c9033406611332541834'> 10:24 AM

    these are beautiful layouts. fun memories placed in an decorated layout.

     

  5. House plans Said,
    http://aniia.blogspot.com/2010/01/and-all-this-time.html?showComment=1263461203971#c2308994415585821600'> 10:26 AM

    I like the theme design of this layout. Love the snow… very impressive about how you did all these.

     

  6. Elisabeth Said,
    http://aniia.blogspot.com/2010/01/and-all-this-time.html?showComment=1263752109007#c462142064633176617'> 7:15 PM

    Utrolig, du gjør det om'att og om'att, tryller frem den ene LO'en flottere enn den andre......herlig å få lov å kikke på.....

     

  7. http://aniia.blogspot.com/2010/01/and-all-this-time.html?showComment=1263794273916#c7839125384413463309'> 6:57 AM

    bright yumminess!!

     

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