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Great Egret in flight with twigs for nest

Discussion in 'Merritt Island II' started by Gordon Large, Jun 8, 2005.

  1. Gordon Large

    Gordon Large Guest

    In the original NEFs, the egret was almost the same color and brightness as the sky and almost disappeared. Against a blue or dark sky, the exposure would have been fine. Hello, Capture D-Lighting. One quick adjustment, and here is the result. These images really need borders, but PS is one the upgraded laptop that I'm gradually migrating too.

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  2. I really like the bottom image. Great action.

    Russ
     
  3. HarryB

    HarryB

    Jan 28, 2005
    Viera, Florida
    Good shots Gordon. You did very well on a day with really horrible lighting.
     
  4. Flew

    Flew

    994
    Jan 25, 2005
    Alabama
    I thought you said that you didn't get any flight shots Gordon. You've been sandbagging us. :lol:

    Excellent captures, and processing to match. Well done.
     
  5. Gale

    Gale

    978
    Jan 26, 2005
    Viera Fl
    I think the hig key is beautiful..

    I would print it big and eliminate all the color in background.

    Got to get Dirks' Swan pics to show you.
     
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