jpmagero From United States of America, joined Apr 2012, 160 posts, RR: 0 Posted (1 year 4 months 4 days 6 hours ago) and read 1165 times:
Hi - I had a few rejections lately, and while I know I am not the most experienced guy around here in terms of getting photos ready for a site like this, my first reaction is that I don't see the issues they were rejected for. I'm not taking it personally, or going to get feisty or anything, just want to see if it's just me, or do these photos really suffer, and if so, I will do my best to fix. Thanks.
1 - US Airways - reason: overexposed color. Histogram looks ok, I can see detail on the nose and the light grey lines towards the back...the late afternoon sun is hitting it directly, so it's going to be bright...is it really overexposed? Is "overexposed colors" different from plain "overexposed"? http://www.airliners.net/addphotos/r...1343613933.351img_4124_7d-1024.jpg
dlowwa From Canada, joined Apr 2005, 7328 posts, RR: 31 Reply 10, posted (1 year 4 months 2 days 10 hours ago) and read 1065 times:
Quoting jpmagero (Reply 9): I have loaded the files to Dropbox and sent you the link via email.
Yup, got it. Take a look at the quick edit I did, and you should notice a big difference, with the color. My edit is much more subdued than the almost garish colors in your edits. Somewhere along the line you're pushing the saturation way too high. My edit vs. your last one: