Sunday, February 28, 2010
Dead Leaves Redux #1
Looking at the first Dead Leaves post from 2008, the picture feels a little flat. I decided to throw the entire Nik suite at the picture to see it could be improved. The workflow was Lightroom minor adjustments, Dfine, RAW Pre-Sharpener, Silver Efex Pro Landscape Sepia style w/Orange filter, Output Sharpener for Display, Lightroom JPEG export. The result is definitely crisper, with a longer tonal range.
Technical: Nikon D100, Nikkor 24-85mm f2.8-f4.0, 84mm @ f/8.0 @ 1/60s, macro mode, on camera fill flash, handheld. RAW file processed in Lightroom 2.6 and Nik Suite as above.