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Red Panda Photography
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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  Quote 
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Red Panda Photography
Posts: 174
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  Quote 
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Artifice
Posts: 30,927
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  Quote 
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Red Panda Photography
Posts: 174
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  Quote 
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