Author Archives: Nicki Fitz-Gerald

Apps Uncovered 19 January 2020

Apps Uncovered 19 January 2020

Selected by Nicki Fitz-Gerald  Thank you for your patience and my apologies for the late posting of Apps Uncovered this week. No theme this week but just a collection of my favourite photos from the Flickr group with David DeNagel’s wonderful little dog “Peaches” taking the lead spot. Not only she absolutely charming but I

Apps Uncovered 5 January 2020

Selected by Nicki Fitz-Gerald  2020 has finally arrived. We are out of the “teens” now and into our twenties. A crazy era is over and maybe a new, crazier one about to begin (or continue). In the middle of it all we have art and art always means love, life and hope. Thank goodness for

NEW video – painterly collage with Procreate

 A quick message to wish you a fantastic New Year. I created this quick video of a collage I created using just one app Procreate to welcome you to the New Year. Have an amazing and creative 2020. Keep in touch by signing up to my occasional newsletter: Best wishes, = Nicki and Bob

Nothing Missing – Apps Uncovered 29 December 2019

Selected by Nicki Fitz-Gerald  ****Breaking CREATIVE News – Holiday Offer****   Just a quick heads up. There are only two days left to grab iColorama Creative PLUS while it’s still available as our special Holiday Offer! If you have an iPhone (or an iPad) … and you would love to be able to create amazing artwork anytime,

Photoshop for iPad – cutting out hair on subjects

A very Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays to everyone! Since Photoshop for iPad was released a few weeks ago, I’ve been having fun experimenting with it and wanted to share a quick 60 second video tutorial with you on how to remove a subject from it’s background easily with the new “Select Subject” tool. The

Half Hidden – Apps Uncovered 8 December 2019

“…and the more he looked inside, the more Piglet wasn’t there” is one of my favourite lines from A.A. Milne’s wonderful story of Winnie the Pooh. and it’s the line that came to mind when choosing this week’s crop of images featuring half hidden forms, almost recognisable but somehow submerged or distant, becoming part of

Apps Uncovered – 17 November 2019

Selected by Nicki Fitz-Gerald  After happy colour hues last week, we seem to have a upsurge of chromatic iPhoneography shot images in this week’s Apps Uncovered with lead image; the slightly surreal Passersby by Robert Laliberte. It’s mostly black and white this week but I couldn’t resist Clint Cline’s gorgeous colour glitch image provocatively entitled

Still life with apples and pears

Happy Hues – Apps Uncovered 10 November 2019

Selected by Nicki Fitz-Gerald  Happy Hues is this week’s Apps Uncovered theme. After Bob Weil’s Horror gallery selections last week, I felt that bursts of colour and joy were much a much needed feast for our eyes. The rich painterly work “Still life with apples and pears” by Rita Colantonio steals the lead spot this