This week I am looking at the issue we all face when we take what we think is a good photo - and then it turns out to be not so hot.
These two versions are the bland original and then the energized version. (same exact file - just adjusted)
As you can see about 1 minute of tweaking can lead to a substantially better image and rescue one from the trash heap. The original has the dreaded cyan digital sky. When what I saw around 5:20p was a Velvia deep blue sky!
I always recommend doing your best to get a great image without a lot of adjustments - but sometimes you gotta help the camera file to see nature as we "see" it.
I am going to do a long term light fade study with INSTAX and ZINK prints. As you will see in the video I have printed the same files on b...