FZ300.. Full-size out-of-camera jpgs (Pt.1)

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Mikedigi
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The blue car

jlina wrote:

"I did wonder in your example yesterday which photo of the blue car was more real to life... the one that was the second try that had a bit more scratches and duller paint? in other words besides which was the better photo which one look more like what your eyes see?"

The first pic of the blue car is very close to how it looks in reality. Highlights Shadows at default.

I made a mistake with the second photo, I meant to darken highlights and lighten shadows (=HDR direction), but the -5, -5 setting should have been -5, +5. Labe has since taught me about that.

Anyway, darkening the highlights had made it flat and boring, for me, but somehow it has paled the blue, not how it looks in reality.

I may re-do it, using the 0/0,  +2/-2 and-2/+2 settings, same as the 3 later Jug photos.

Mike

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