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In ancient times, when Pan-F and Tri-X roamed the planet, clever B&W photographers used a red filter to darken blue skies. This made for startling landscape images. It's impractical to carry a red filter with you today when you can achieve the same result by using your editing software to do a color (channel) separation of your image. This technique gives you three different B&W photos, one if which looks like B&W shot through a red filter. Find an image full of REALLY blue sky. Learn how to create a color separation. Show us the red filtered result.
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Saturday, 5th September, 2009 (GMT)
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Lonely holm oak on a mature wheat field, Spain.
|Submitted:||Sunday, 13th September, 2009 19:11 (GMT)|
|Taken:||Saturday, 23rd May, 2009|
|Focal length:||24 mm|
|Shutter speed:||30 sec|
|Notes:||Long exposure shot with ND filters. Converted into B&W using red channel.|
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