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Discussion in 'The Black & White Gallery' started by abraxas, Dec 23, 2007.

  1. abraxas

    abraxas No longer a newbie, moving up!

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    I posted a color version of this recently, and that got me to thinking about 'what-if.'

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    Wow, a powerful image. Great conversion technique
     
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    abraxas No longer a newbie, moving up!

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    Thanks!
     
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    Looks pretty nice!
     
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    Chris of Arabia Herding cats since 1988... Supporting Member

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    I think your what-if got you to a good place.
     
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    i love it
     
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    looks surreal.
     
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    It's great. Where was this taken?
     
  9. Alex_B

    Alex_B No longer a newbie, moving up!

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    very nice ... very contrasty.

    mad max is coming for you ;)
     
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    Alpha Troll Extraordinaire

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    I think perhaps this may be a side effect of your tone-mapping, but it just isn't sharp enough IMO. It looks almost like camera bump.

    Also, it seems you've been attacked by the highlight gremlin. The range here is way too narrow. Check the histogram.
     
  11. abraxas

    abraxas No longer a newbie, moving up!

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    Thanks everyone.

    Max: My demons are many- gremlins a comfort.
     
  12. Alex_B

    Alex_B No longer a newbie, moving up!

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    Max, technically you might be right.

    But I think the highlights and the narrow range contribute to the feeling generated by the image. it suits the mood.

    The image you have in your head might be a different one, not better, not worse. but different.
     

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