Backlit Great Blue Heron

Discussion in 'Landscape & Cityscape' started by s_linste, Apr 22, 2006.

  1. s_linste

    s_linste TPF Noob!

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    I exposed this at +1 of the ambient and merged two scans to deal with the contrast.

    500mm afs f4, tc-17e, nikon f100, sensia 100

    Scott

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    Wow!!! What a beautiful image, Scott. Thanks for sharing that one.
     
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    Arch Damn You! Staff Member Supporting Member

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    Good shot..... the lighting is effective.... and welcome to the forum :thumbup:
     
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    Very nice!
     
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    The backlighting is wonderful. I think it actually draws his eye out.
     
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    LaFoto Just Corinna in real life Staff Member Supporting Member

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    This is beautifully done!
    And how wise to shoot twice and merge the two scans. Brings out some nice detail, despite the backlight. I really like this one.

    Oh, and welcome to ThePhotoForum, Scott!
     
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    awesome shot Scott., the finished product is excellent.
     
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    excellent image scott, nice work... it's different than most of the other heron shots we have been seeing on here... :thumbup:
     
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    Excellent picture!
     
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    Love the lighting..very sharp!
     

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