Storm Front at the Lake (D800 + 20mm f/2.8D)

Started Aug 1, 2012 | Discussions thread
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Re: How'd you post process the last one? Also, how'd you light it?
In reply to The Photo Ninja, Aug 3, 2012

The Photo Ninja wrote:


Noah, no 'lighting' besides sunlight

I just made sure I exposed for shadows in that one, because it was in close (it was at ISO 2000,) and then I just mainly brought highlights way down in post so I could retain the cloud structure somewhat, and then lifted the shadows a tad. It might have been better to expose a little less and bring up the shadows more instead... but I did it this way.

Here's the original, no PP, and the final version:

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