Photo Friday – Tilt-Shift Machu Picchu

20 Apr

We absolutely loved Machu Picchu and were lucky to be there on a day with beautiful weather despite that it was technically the rainy season.  If you’ve been there, you probably have this same classic shot.   We decided to put a little twist on it with a technique we recently discovered called ’tilt-shift’.  By blurring out the top and bottom of a photo, you can make it appear to be a highly detailed miniature version of itself.  These kinds of photos work best when you have a wide shot with a lot of details.  There are plenty of tutorials online about how to achieve these results, and even some websites that help alter photos you have already taken, which is what we did here.

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2 Responses to “Photo Friday – Tilt-Shift Machu Picchu”

  1. Lisa Petrie April 24, 2012 at 11:20 pm #

    Wow, looks like a little model. I’d love to see it someday.

    • Ashley May 24, 2012 at 1:54 pm #

      It’s amazing, you could totally do a family trip and hike the Inca trail!

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