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The Arts Centre of Melbourne (II) :: HDR

Highest Position - Explore #3 | 02.12.2008 (u all make my day always! Thank U!)

(Hugs to Lynnie for keeping me updated :D)

Explore Calendar

 

I can’t believe I am still posting Melbourne shot after all these while haha! No wonder my folder is full of old photos waiting to see the daylight. Honestly I do have this bad habit of ransackin’ my old folders & if I can pick something to process, then I will be happy & become too lazy to go out for photoshoot :P Nonetheless hope you like this (not that you’ve not seen that before or haven’t u? ;) Happy Hump Day!

 

View LARGE On Black if you r really keen on the structure :P

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About

 

The Arts Centre, Melbourne

 

The Shot

 

Standard 3 exposure shot (+2..0..-2 EV) with tripod using Sigma Lens 10-20mm lens

 

Photomatix

 

- Tonemapped generated HDR using detail enhancer option

 

Photoshop

 

- Added 1 layer effect of 'curves' to increase the contrast

- Added 1 layer effect mask of 'saturation' to slightly decrease the overall saturation

- Added 1 layer effect mask of 'saturation' (blues) to slightly lighten part of the sky

- Added 1 layer effect mask of 'saturation' (yellows) to enhance the structure

- Used 'unsharp mask' (as always) on the background layer

 

You

 

All comments, criticism and tips for improvements are (as always) welcome

 

Music

 

Pussycat Dolls – I Hate This Part

 

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