Morning After Rain

Discussion in 'Other Genres' started by chalkdust, Apr 21, 2016.

  1. chalkdust

    chalkdust TalkEmount Top Veteran

    Sep 25, 2015
    Bert Cheney
    This could have gone in the Fun with Adapted Lens thread because:
    A. These are all taken with Voigtlander 50mm F2 Heliar Collapsable + Close Focus Adapter.
    B. It was fun.

    A7 ii camera
    Also first time trying Rawtherapee raw converter (only beginning to find my way around that one).

    I was trying for a "soft, fresh, clean, simple" mood. Let me know if it works (or does not) for you.

    It rained for hours last night....
    DSC00872. DSC00876-cropped. DSC00878R. DSC00890R. DSC00892. DSC00896.
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  2. NickCyprus

    NickCyprus Super Moderator

    Oct 11, 2012
    Nice sky on #1
  3. addieleman

    addieleman Passionate amateur Subscribing Member

    Nov 13, 2012
    Ad Dieleman
    Since you ask, I'm afraid they don't really work for me. First one has a nice sky indeed, but the foreground is too dark for me. The rest of the pictures look a bit dull and I have trouble to figure out where you want to draw attention too. More punchy post-processing I'd say and for the plant/flower pictures it helps if the subject is dead-on sharp. Some of them don't look really sharp and some have optimum sharpness at a place that doesn't appeal to me. Just my 2ยข.
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  4. chalkdust

    chalkdust TalkEmount Top Veteran

    Sep 25, 2015
    Bert Cheney
    Ad and Nick, thank you. I see and understand what you are saying. This is very helpful to me. I have some clear goals now for improvement.
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