Brighton Band Stand at Night

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  1. sam_justice

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    Every night driving home I noticed the beautiful light coming from this bandstand, I decided to take some snaps tonight

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    Very cool.

    See what happens if you do a little distortion correction on the side rails. Well, if you have enough "extra" image to recrop. (is this cropped from a larger frame?)
     
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    Nah it wasn't, I'm not too good on Photoshop, how do you do distortion correction?
     
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    this is the crop, i'm not sure which one i prefer

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    Quick and dirty, would be to use the crop tool, select the "Perspective" tick box, then bring the top side corners in to the same angle as the vertical rails, and hit enter. It may distort the gazebo though. It was just a thought, to tweak your nice shot that little bit more.
     
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    Thanks for that tip! Has helped a lot

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    :thumbup::mrgreen:
     
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    Really nice shot. Love the first one. A bit tight on the crop at the top for me but still looks great.
     
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    I agree with you, that's not a crop though that's the original exposure which is slightly annoying. Although the background seems to be solid black, I might add a line of black above it to give it some space and see how that prints out.
     
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    nice pic, I like the before and after of #1
     
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    perfect!
     

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