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Then-Now-Together

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Submitted by: Alan Levine

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Edit a childhood photo of yourself to include a more recent photo of you in a pose that makes it look like you were part of the original scene. Pay attention to matching pose, detail, shadows, and color values to match the original. You can go back to your past, at least in your own edited photo!

Based an example of Before and After Pictures with a Twist spotted in Buzzfeed. See also more exquisite examples in Woman Photoshops Present-Day Self into Childhood Photos.

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TNT Childhood Photobomb

It took some time to find the perfect childhood photo to bomb, but I found one. Pictured are myself and my Aunt Beverly, apparently singing or something. My picture was from when I bombed my cousin’s “look what I got for Christmas” picture. It goes without saying that I’m ki

Which Side of the Rainbow, Dorothy?

Dorothy seems timeless even looking back at the Wizard of Oz from maybe 80 years past its time. But her statue I saw on the streets of Liberal Kansas seemed kind of old, maybe it was just the texture of the metal, but I speculated she might get nostalgic for her own youth (or at least mobility): I made this for my story project as a response to the Then-Now-Together ds106 assignment: Edit a childhood photo of yourself to include a more recent photo of you in a pose that makes it look like you were part of the original scene. Pay attention to matching pose, detail, and color values to match the original. You can go back to your past, at least in your own edited photo! Okay, it was not “me” but my character. And Dorothy is young and innocent enough in Oz to qualify for childhood. I …

Me and Little Me

I thought this assignment had a really neat concept, and I had never seen anything like it before. I used Pixlr to merge the two pictures together. In the younger picture I’m about 4 or 5 yrs old and in the older one I am 20 (my age now). I’m happy with the end result!

Monkeying Around in Time

Last week I saw Who’s That Cute Kid on The Beach? – CogDogBlog, started in on it. This that and a MechanicalMooc got in the way of finishing and I am glad they did.
Today I came home from work to find my #DS106 t-shirt had arrived. A no brainer:…

Who’s That Cute Kid on The Beach?

I was on the beach recently and found a cute kid to take a photo of:

I got the push to make it seeing Before and After Pictures with a Twist on Buzzfeed where some dude inserted modern photos of himself into photos of him as a kid- but its…

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