Dramatic light: Red filtered B&W sky

Challenge #8 in the Ways of Seeing series. Hosted by jezsik.
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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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sorry for the neologism :) dying sunflowers in a sunny day; converted to BW with Nik software, strong contrast and structure applied
Submitted: Wednesday, 16th September, 2009 10:23 (GMT)
Taken: Sunday, 21st September, 2008
Focal length: 17 mm
Shutter speed: 1/160 sec
Aperture: F22
ISO: 100
Notes: a fill-flash used
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