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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)
Saturday, 12th September, 2009 – Friday, 18th September, 2009 (GMT)
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My friend Ottokar and me went for a ride with our cars and I took my equipment to make some pictures of his new GT3RS. Luckily, we came across this spot in the landscape and had a perfectly dramatic sky to match the extreme performance of the car.
|Submitted:||Tuesday, 15th September, 2009 06:35 (GMT)|
|Taken:||Friday, 2nd May, 2008|
|Focal length:||17 mm|
|Shutter speed:||1/180 sec|
|Notes:||Single shot, red filtered (sorry, with channel mixer for better controll), strong s-curve applied and a little dodging gradient for the foreground.|
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