Category Archives: Blow Up

Huge installation using Blow Up

Here is a great example of Blow Up used in the real world. Christian Popkes created a dramatic outdoor photo installation at the Schömberg Photo Festival in the Black Forest. Blow Up made the huge prints possible. They are about three … Continue reading

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It’s not a sale.

  When we announced the Photo Bundle price drop recently, some people thought it was a holiday sale. Just to be clear, it is permanent. The Photo Bundle is $495 (down from $595). It consists of all five of our photography … Continue reading

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Photo Bundle Price Drop

We want more people to get the benefits of all of our photography tools. So, we have permanently decreased the price of the Photo Bundle to $495. That is less than half the cost of buying each product separately. You … Continue reading

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How large can I make this print?

I wrote an article on all the ways I know to get extra size out of a photo. I’ve already mentioned it in the blog, but recent questions show that I need to spread the word again. Blow Up 3 … Continue reading

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Blow Up and Stratos-Sphere

What does a giant balloon, helium and cameras have in common? Take a look at this. Edouard Janssens, a Belgian photographer, came up with the idea to send an unmanned camera-carrying ship deep into the stratosphere. My mind thought of … Continue reading

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Blow Up 3 About Box

We had an interesting time brainstorming for the Blow Up 3 about box. It started off with ideas involving explosions, bombs and fireballs. But this didn’t apply to Blow Up because this insinuates destruction. That and I was worried the FBI would start calling … Continue reading

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Blow Up 3 Released!

Blow Up 3 is here! In this update to Blow Up we focused on simplicity. Blow Up 3 simply enlarges clearer photos, does it faster, and has surprisingly few controls. Just choose your paper size, set your crop if you … Continue reading

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How big can I make this print?

We are often asked how large a given image can be printed. This is usually in the context of using Blow Up to do an enlargement, but we also get questions about viewing distance, paper type, etc. So, I finally … Continue reading

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Blow Up and Dumplings, a Yummy Explosion.

Here in Raleigh, NC we like food. Not just the chicken n’ biscuit, fried okra, cole slaw and collards kind of food, we’re foodies. We hunger for culinary diversity, exquisite flavors and unique experiences. Recently, while taking in some of … Continue reading

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Check your version of Blow Up 2.

If you use Blow Up 2 then please check your version number in the about box. On Windows, start Blow Up 2 and open the Help menu to find the about box. On a Mac, start Blow Up 2 and then … Continue reading

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