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Nothing can beat the effect of film grain on a Black and White image. It coverts the photograph into a timeless piece of art. Film had a distinct advantage over digital when it came to grain, as digital noise didnt give the same effect. But with advanced image-editing softwares and plug-ins its possible to replicate the effect.
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This was the view from my office window in the afternoon, cropped and enhanced (the moon was really there).
|Submitted:||Sunday, 22nd February, 2009 17:57 (GMT)|
|Taken:||Thursday, 11th December, 2008|
|Focal length:||300 mm|
|Shutter speed:||1/320 sec|
|Notes:||I had to stretch the levels (and obviously make it B&W), which is what brought the grain out.|
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