jobu7282
Posts: 49
Joined: Sun Oct 08, 2006 1:36 am

Editting Help On Low Light Picture

Wed Feb 27, 2008 4:30 pm

Lately I find myself shooting until right about sunset and I end up with pictures like this one and I have seen others turn these pictures into beauties. So I am reaching to A.net community to get help/advice on how to correctly edit these types of photos.

This photo is purely the raw image. It's been cropped and re-sized a little but not a ton. I don't use any sharpen on my camera so it's really soft. Any Advice would be great.

Big version: Width: 2500 Height: 1666 File size: 1504kb
 
timdegroot
Posts: 3258
Joined: Wed Apr 24, 2002 10:37 pm

RE: Editting Help On Low Light Picture

Wed Feb 27, 2008 4:41 pm

It's not soft but a bit blurry really. Think it can still be made into a good shot though.

Tim
Alderman Exit
 
Psych
Posts: 2944
Joined: Tue Nov 16, 2004 1:17 am

RE: Editting Help On Low Light Picture

Wed Feb 27, 2008 5:33 pm

Joe.

I took the liberty and had a quick edit - with an emphasis on the 'quick':

Big version: Width: 1024 Height: 682 File size: 510kb
Joe's Photo


You will need to click on the image to see it at its full 1024 wide. I think this is a better size to minimise the impact of the slight quality issues mentioned. Generally I tried to lighten it without completely losing the feel of the soft light, though I must admit some might say it needs a bit more of the slight colour cast removing (though of course we could debate whether that is a 'cast' or a 'hue'  wink  ).

Let me know if you need any more information.

All the best.

Paul
 
jobu7282
Posts: 49
Joined: Sun Oct 08, 2006 1:36 am

RE: Editting Help On Low Light Picture

Thu Feb 28, 2008 5:45 am

I see where I need to go with the picture. I feel like my pictures have a dullness to them. I need some pre-screen on these photos I took today.

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

http://www.airliners.net/addphotos/big/ready/USMCC130T315-02.jpg

http://www.airliners.net/addphotos/big/ready/ArmyBlackhawk433.jpg

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 4 guests

Popular Searches On Airliners.net

Top Photos of Last:   24 Hours  •  48 Hours  •  7 Days  •  30 Days  •  180 Days  •  365 Days  •  All Time

Military Aircraft Every type from fighters to helicopters from air forces around the globe

Classic Airliners Props and jets from the good old days

Flight Decks Views from inside the cockpit

Aircraft Cabins Passenger cabin shots showing seat arrangements as well as cargo aircraft interior

Cargo Aircraft Pictures of great freighter aircraft

Government Aircraft Aircraft flying government officials

Helicopters Our large helicopter section. Both military and civil versions

Blimps / Airships Everything from the Goodyear blimp to the Zeppelin

Night Photos Beautiful shots taken while the sun is below the horizon

Accidents Accident, incident and crash related photos

Air to Air Photos taken by airborne photographers of airborne aircraft

Special Paint Schemes Aircraft painted in beautiful and original liveries

Airport Overviews Airport overviews from the air or ground

Tails and Winglets Tail and Winglet closeups with beautiful airline logos