opso1
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Has The Sky Gone Funny?

Wed Jun 13, 2007 10:03 am

http://www.airliners.net/addphotos/big/ready/xz398fa2a2.jpg

http://www.airliners.net/addphotos/big/ready/xz399a2a1.jpg

http://www.airliners.net/addphotos/big/ready/zh798sun1.jpg

Hi everyone,

I've uploaded these 3 at the moment, but after uploading, the sky texture has changed from smooth to "blotchy". Will they be OK?

Thanks in advance,

OPSO1
 
QantasA332
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RE: Has The Sky Gone Funny?

Wed Jun 13, 2007 10:22 am

The sky does look a bit grainy, but not so much as to warrant a rejection I think. If you're so inclined, a very light pass of a noise-reducing filter can help. Did you not sharpen selectively?

Also, there's a dust spot just above the nose (and a few more faint ones, I think) on the first shot. And the second photo has some (window?) marks in the lower righthand corner. Easily fixable.

Cheers,
Gabriel
 
Lanas
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RE: Has The Sky Gone Funny?

Wed Jun 13, 2007 10:50 am

Wow! Very nice pics! Congrats!
The blue sky in the first two and the dark areas in the third are a bit too grainy. There´s also the dust spot correctly noticed by Gabriel, and I´m wondering, also, if the first pic might be a little soft.

Good luck with them.  bigthumbsup 

Cheers
Lanas.-
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scottieprecord
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RE: Has The Sky Gone Funny?

Wed Jun 13, 2007 11:20 am

Yeah, there's noise in all three. And I think the first one might receive a quality rejection... I think if you try to sharpen it anymore, it'll get too many jaggies.

I really like the last two... Fantastic shots!

-Mike
 
eadster
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RE: Has The Sky Gone Funny?

Wed Jun 13, 2007 12:11 pm

Quoting Scottieprecord (Reply 3):
And I think the first one might receive a quality rejection...

Exactly what I was thinking. As much as I love the pictures, I think the first one may get the chop.

I'm concerned about the second one too. The quality is a little below par there too. The last, should be fine once as pass of Noise reduction is applied.

Sorry to say that, they are great pics regardless.
 
PUnmuth@VIE
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RE: Has The Sky Gone Funny?

Wed Jun 13, 2007 1:15 pm

No 1 and 3 might get the centered rejection also. They are a bit low in the frame for the rules of the site.
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