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Red Panda Photography

Posts: 176

Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

Hi there, would love to hear what you think i could of done better in this....

https://fbcdn-sphotos-a-a.akamaihd.net/hphotos-ak-snc6/269275_10151372457653514_1703763889_n.jpg

I know it's not the best and looking for what i could learn from and get betting at. Thanks

Jan 29 13 10:23 pm Link

Photographer

Red Panda Photography

Posts: 176

Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

One of the things i was thinking about was maybe i am better making my own lightning rather than using a stock image... thoughts? Maybe a PS brush?

Jan 29 13 10:25 pm Link

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NothingIsRealButTheGirl

Posts: 33566

Los Angeles, California, US

You can't just darken low dynamic range photos of white hot lightning in post. You'll just get gray lightning.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=C6awJKy2zoM

Jan 30 13 12:33 pm Link

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Red Panda Photography

Posts: 176

Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

The Space Cowboy wrote:
You can't just darken low dynamic range photos of white hot lightning in post. You'll just get gray lightning.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=C6awJKy2zoM

Thanks had a look, learnt a lot.

Jan 31 13 06:20 am Link