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Images Category

Hipsterify your images – vintageJS

vintageJS is a jQuery plugin slash web app for making your photos look vintage.

regina spektor Hipsterify your images   vintageJS

The plugin uses HTML5′s canvas tag, and has 7 effect presets you can use to “vintagefy” your photos, including a pretty neat “viewfinder” effect.

Although the end result is not “truly” DIY, the plugin offers a number of qualities you can change to make the photo more attractive — or vintage.

Let’s just hope that every single tumblr friend of yours doesn’t get a hold of this service.


Resize and crop avatars with jQuery – Resize & Crop plugin

The resize & crop plugin is a plugin that, well, resizes and crops images.

zuckerbergs Resize and crop avatars with jQuery   Resize & Crop pluginThe plugin weighs less than a kilobyte packed, and is quite easy to use.

You can specify the new size in pixels, and simply have to mess around with the proportions of the image to crop it.

The project could use a documentation, but you can manage without it, of course.

Photoshop-style blend modes with Canvas – contextblender

contextblender is a library for bringing Photoshop’s blend mode functionality to HTML5′s canvas.

blend modes Photoshop style blend modes with Canvas   contextblender

So far 4 blend modes (normal, screen, multiply, and difference) work properly, but many others work with deviations.

You can use contextblender to watermark pictures (ok, maybe using this library for that is overkill) or apply effects to a group of pictures.

Be sure to follow any additions to this library — maybe something you need will be fixed in the near future!

Easily Zoom in Images – Zoomy

Zoomy is a nice jQuery plugin for creating a “magnifier effect” on images.

DAWG Easily Zoom in Images   ZoomyZoomy is great if you want to provide extra detail without putting huge images on your website.

You can control the size of the magnifier lens, and also its shape.

Besides that its loader does wonders (at least to Chrome) from time to time, Zoomy is a nice plugin to spice up your image gallery, artworks, etc.

Befter – Before And After, Picture the Change

Who you were yesterday, it’s not who you are right now. Afraid of the dark when you were a child, but now you like it when the lights go low? Not so good at maths, and suddenly became an astro-physician? Married a healthy surfer and now live with a lazy dude? The neighborhood you grew up in is not the same, for sure. Changes are part of our lives and part of everything!

image16 Befter   Before And After, Picture the Change

That’s why Befter is here, so we can look at the differences between past and present, between what was then and what is now! This is the right place to have fun and to think about what’s gone for good. On Befter, we believe that we can’t go on without looking back. Here, we’ve got only one conviction: everything changes.

You can find impressive pictures over there, such as this one

Frintr – Print Your Friends

Frintr creates a collage of all your friend”s profile pictures and tries to arrange them in such a way that when viewed from a distance they appear to form another image, most often your own profile picture.

image9 Frintr   Print Your Friends

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You also have the possibility to buy your own posters -

You can make as many low resolution (600×600) collages as you want, free of charge, if you”d like a higher resolution version then you can pay for a digital download or have an A3 print posted to you.