Worthless Made Priceless

Challenge #3 in the The Soul Of Things series. Hosted by Capivara.
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Post processing, isn't it great? Did you ever ran into a totally worthless shot, but managed to turn it into something amazing? Then this is your chance to show off your artistic PP skills. Both the original and the final result must be combined into one image.
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My personal "Aha! Thats what photography is all about", with a twist... Testing a D300, after some 100s shots, and leaving for home, an alarm sounded inside, to turn, get the camera out and shoot those girls sitting at the pier in a lovely sunset... The horror was unimaginable when I discovered at home that I had left the cam on jpeg and manual from a previous AB shot, terribly exposing what possibly was the 1st really great pic I had ever took in my life! Thankfully PS saved the day a bit, enjo
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Submitted: Sunday, 14th June, 2009 07:14 (GMT)
Taken: Sunday, 14th June, 2009
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Notes: Photoshop and the excellent Nik's Color Efex Pro did the miracle here... Various pluggins used to change the key, darken the edges, color the pic, give it textures and a nice glow...
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