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 Post subject: Church - HDR and B&W!
PostPosted: Tue Mar 31, 2009 3:05 pm 
Hi Guys,
I have recently taken some more pics of the local church, the HDR one, i wanted to create that almost dark and spooky feeling about the image, so let me know if you think i have achieved it! Also as per usual C&C is always appreaciated.

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B&W Version of the image above:
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B&W of some headstones:
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PostPosted: Tue Mar 31, 2009 4:40 pm 
i don't know about others but i'd preffer to see it a bit smaller when you're showing photos... they look great though


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PostPosted: Wed Apr 01, 2009 12:02 am 
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Ed, I like them, I wouldn't say there that spooky but nice. I like the 1st best.
The 2nd IMO could use a little more contrast.


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PostPosted: Wed Apr 01, 2009 8:49 am 
Rui Costa wrote:
Ed, I like them, I wouldn't say there that spooky but nice. I like the 1st best.
The 2nd IMO could use a little more contrast.


I know what you mean, that was the really annoying problem with this image!
Thanks

9 to go....


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PostPosted: Thu Apr 02, 2009 9:45 pm 
I agree with anel-slo. Can't really seem to get the feel of the picture when you have to scroll up and down to see the whole picture.

Not really spooky, but fantastic shots.


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PostPosted: Fri Apr 03, 2009 5:14 am 
Superb Sets By the way the last picture are my favourite! :)


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Georgie, my usual question: exif? :)

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PostPosted: Fri Apr 03, 2009 6:57 am 
Picture 1 sure has that spooky feel. 2 feels a lot warmer even with the flaws. The 3rd one is just bleh for me


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PostPosted: Fri Apr 03, 2009 8:52 am 
Thanks, for the comments, i have put smaller versions there now! Also i am afraid that i don't have exif data on this PC, so bear with me on that BBR!
Thanks


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PostPosted: Fri Apr 03, 2009 2:05 pm 
ahh much better =) i like the last one a lot, nice angles!


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I personally like the 1st photo the best... The 2nd one is a different crop or different angle, and for some reason I don't like it as much. I like the 3rd photo as well because of the angles, but your first shot is definitely my favourite out of this set :)

The composition, I think, is what is the best of it - the headstones in the foreground with a path leading to the door. It works for me!

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PostPosted: Fri Apr 03, 2009 7:55 pm 
I like #3. The angles of the tombstones add some interesting lines to the image.


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