The Wonder That Is Light.....And Dark.....

Discussion in 'People' started by Graeme, Mar 30, 2007.

  1. Gr8Tr1x

    Gr8Tr1x Guest

    Excellent, Graeme. The light and the dark are indeed wonderful.
     

  2. Joshua............ many thanks! :biggrin:

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  3. JD Photography

    JD Photography

    150
    Aug 4, 2006
    Boston
    Is this also natural light?

    Huge fan of shadows....another fabulous image Graeme!
     
  4. JD............ yes, natural window light from her right..............

    There is a dark wood wardrope behind her, that when I PP the image goes black............. can't afford studio lights.......... anyway, it's hard enough trying to work out natural light! :eek: :eek: :eek:

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  5. Graeme, your pp work is great. Nice image.
     

  6. Roy, you are too kind! Thanks for taking the time to leave a comment!

    Always appreciated my friend! :wink:

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  7. JD Photography

    JD Photography

    150
    Aug 4, 2006
    Boston
    Well you're doing an excellent job with natural light...interesting info about the dark wood behind the subject and how it turns black when you PP...for this type of effect, I would have thought you spent most of your PP time tracing around the subject zoomed at 500% with the lasso tool haha! That is typically how I achieve a similar desired effect...it takes forever though!

    Thanks for sharing all this info!
     
  8. JD........... I very rarely, if ever, have to do any PP on the background directly, shooting in this room............. that's why I use it........... all the other rooms in my house have light walls............! :biggrin:

    And I admire your 500% patience/lasso discipline! :eek:

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  9. Graeme, you are hitting on all cylinders with this one. Lovely post processing!
     
  10. Hey Ray, now you are being t-o-o- kind! :biggrin: :biggrin: :biggrin:

    Thank you............ :redface:

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  11. Ottrott's Human

    Ottrott's Human

    May 21, 2006
    USA
    Stunning!! One of your top 5. Beautiful use of natural light:shadows. Now *this* is my kind of photo. I'd hang it on my wall.....absolutely.

    Man.....you're good and getting better.
     
  12. snownow

    snownow

    627
    Jul 13, 2006
    so cal
    Stunning work
     
  13. Thanks Stu........... for now........ and for your earlier input my friend! :cool:

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    Thanks Robert........ glad you liked this! :smile:

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