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Discussion in 'The Black & White Gallery' started by Hertz van Rental, Dec 30, 2008.

  1. Hertz van Rental

    Hertz van Rental TPF Noob!

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    I love how the angled clouds at the top and the angled taller grasses in the foreground make for a right facing 'arrow' that leads my eye into and through the image. All the lines in the shot really make it interesting too. A nicely moody pic indeed.
     
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    it's beautiful

    couldn't be better

    but isn't it more attractive in color?
     
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    It's very flat in colour. It just works better b&w.
    But if you insist...
     

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    In my opinion, the colored is better, little bit of saturation and contrast and will be perfect!
     
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    Look again at the tonal contrasts in the b&w and what they contribute to the structure of the image.
    It just doesn't happen in the colour version.
     
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    I love the B&W! Gorgeous image Hertz.
     
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    I agree ... the B/W is far superior IMHO. I really like the image.
     
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    Lovely.

    Anty expressed this better than I could.

    The color version lacks the B&W's moodiness. To my eye, in color the image simply loses its oomph.
     
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    I like the composition and the assist the sky lends to this image.
    I really enjoy the light play in the other image as well, but, I think perhaps the sky lets it down a little. Mother Nature does test us.
    Good job with the camera on both.
     
  11. Mike_E

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    Looks like you nailed it to me. :)

    A thought though, do you have a dog?
     
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