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Day 04 April 2011: Dealing with annoying reflections

4 Apr 2011 12:01AM
We want to see how you've removed annoying reflections from your shots. Show us the shot you're talking about and then explain under it how you removed the reflection/glare.

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StrayCat 18 19.1k 3 Canada
4 Apr 2011 6:17AM
4 Apr 2011 6:39AM
Now THIS is an annoying reflection.....ME ! Wink

kaybee 18 8.5k 27 Scotland
4 Apr 2011 11:12AM


Just dealing with the reflections on the glasses ......
working on a duplicate layer -
Using the burn tool set to shadows at 30%
Then on an adjustment layer, bringing back slight detail in the single hairs
JackAllTog Plus
13 6.4k 58 United Kingdom
4 Apr 2011 12:37PM
Its best to get rid of them in the shot, (my processing is not as good as Kaybee above)
Use a longer lens than normal to place you further back and minimise your own reflection in the 1st place.
Switch off extra light sources/ draw curtains etc.
Or for this one use a polarizer to reduce reflections off glass queensmall.jpg

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