A&P Lonesome Charlie - Rest In Peace.

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  1. The Green Bastard

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    I know HDR is frowned upon, but I really like how this one turned out. :hs:
     
  2. OlafBeserka

    OlafBeserka girls pee pee when they see me OT Supporter

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    I was confused when I saw your name and thought I was in the wrong forum for a sec :o

    Horizon is too centered and the foreground is pretty bright, but I do like it.
     
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    I was PPing when I noticed I centered the horizon. It's funny, because I'm super picky about that :o I point it out in other pictures (center-itis) :hs:
     
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    looks jacked
     
  5. ///Mik3

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    hdr in black and white is definitely better than hdr in color :bigthumb:

    But yes, highlights in the foreground are somewhat distracting. I could go eitherway about the horizon in this one, cause it's atleast got the boat breaking it up.
     
  6. The Green Bastard

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    The foreground IS bright, I will admit. But HDR in color (another version of this same image) looked too fake.

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    As they always do
     
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    mark man your skies are always full of aids:(
     
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    Agreed!
     
  10. The Green Bastard

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    It was the HDR that did that:

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    Color & non HDR. :hs:

    Edit: Damn jpg artifacts :wtc:
     
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    Good subject, wrong time of day. A little more of the boat would be nice too.

    Nice shot though!
     
  12. The Green Bastard

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    Here is the actual image, straight from the camera, converted to jpg (Qual: 12), no pp work.

    I think my $15 polarizer is the problem. I always have shitty skies no matter what.


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    :hs:
     
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    iDrive OTAP crew. Muradadog crew. GO GATORS!

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    Aside from the bright foreground, I like it!

    nice work.
     
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    mind if i try my hand at some PP on the as-shot version?
     
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    my take on b&w edit

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    fixed...not all HDR is bad or overdone. there is a time and place for good HDR but you don't see it very often because it is being mixed with bad.
     
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    I like the second shot best. :)
     
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    just my take :wavey:
     
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    Sky seems blown out now :hs:
     
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    I like the color non-hdr image more than anything else thats been posted.
     

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