Forums


Go Back   The TrekEarth Forums > TrekEarth Forum Home > Photos

Notices

Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes

Great tyro 2013-09-10 5:42

Hello Les,

This is a striking and very beautiful image which was very well seen and very well taken. Just the thing to brighten our spirits at this time of year when we can feel the evenings and nights starting to get darker and colder!

Your photograph is delightfully composed, the lone flower standing upwards agaist the setting sun while all the others smilingly turn their faces towards you.

Lovely light and colours, excellent light management and exquisite depth of field and sharpness.

Beautiful!

Kind Regards,

John.

P.S. On a techical note, I am curious to know how you managed the light here. Did you use a graduated ND filter to darken the sky/lighten the foreground flowers or did you do this later in Photoshop - perhaps using layers?

  #1  
Old 09-10-2013, 05:15 PM
williewhistler williewhistler is offline
TE Junior Member
 
Join Date: May 2009
Posts: 337
Smile To tyro: Sunflower Sunset

Hello John,you are of course on the right track,I did use a Lee ND 0.9 Grad filter on the sky to try and keep it from blowing out completely!
Kindest regards Les.
Reply With Quote
Reply


Tags
sunflower, sunset

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump


All times are GMT. The time now is 03:08 PM.



explore TREKEARTH