Need some CC on a few shots - Thank you

Started Nov 25, 2012 | Discussions thread
OP tvstaff Senior Member • Posts: 2,165
Re: Great example... here's another

tvstaff wrote:

Jerry-astro wrote:

LR is a fantastic tool capable of salvaging images that would otherwise be all but useless. While this image is definitely no prize winner, it does illustrate what can be accomplished with a little time in LR and by working with the shadow and highlight adjustments as well as the adjustment brush.

Here's the original image (St. Peter's Basilica):

And here's the edited image... slightly cropped and with a number of adjustments to bring out color, contrast, and even out the lighting. No doubt I could have done a better job on the original to begin with, but this does illustrate what you can do with a little time and the right tools:

Thank you Jerry I'm downloading the program as I write this. Best regards.

My chairs after first try with Lightroom (LR)

Same Photo using Canon Photo Pro

Jeff, I can't thank you enough.  As much as this is not a great photo it was perfect to showcase the advantages of using lightroom even by a novice for the first time vs. Canon Photo Pro.   I can see there is a lot to learn about lightroom and I look forward to it. Thank you VERY MUCH!!!

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