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Belevedere at Sunrise (remix)

By joolsb  
I guess it's a courageous decision to upload an 'improved' version of my most clicked shot but here it is, anyway.

I never really liked the unrealistic greens of the original but public opinion thought otherwise. Anyway, I went back to the tranny, rescanned it, cropped it differently and re-balanced the colours. It's now, finally, a good approximation of the slide...

See what you think.

Tags: Landscape Sunrise Europe Italy Tuscany Dawn Toscana Val dorcia Daybreak Belevedere Landscape and travel

Voters: rojo-uk, albi, NorthernEdge and 37 more

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kinfatric 15 550 9 Scotland
7 Feb 2006 7:56AM
a bit different this version though, as you've left in the sky all in all this has lovely tones and criss cross shadows with layers

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scott_jessuk 14 249 1 Scotland
7 Feb 2006 8:12AM
great shot, great atmosphere.

liparig 15 233 United States
7 Feb 2006 8:17AM
great shot well done love the sahdes of colors
ljesmith 15 1.1k United Kingdom
7 Feb 2006 8:18AM
Grreat Julian, it's good to see someone actually using aerial perspective.
annefromleo 14 11 1 United Kingdom
7 Feb 2006 8:48AM
Love the varing tones muted colours and crop well done
pcjackso Junior Member 14 7
7 Feb 2006 8:53AM
Super shot

7 Feb 2006 10:58AM
I think this version has the edge. This has a natural look to it.
AntHolloway 14 168 United Kingdom
7 Feb 2006 11:35AM
Great shot - would I remove the light from the house?
flakeyflower 14 17 Scotland
7 Feb 2006 12:34PM
lovely scene, very calming

hannnahhh 14 2
7 Feb 2006 1:02PM
wow it's like a fairy tale!! i feel like i want to run away there!! that house looks beautiful, and very exciting! well done.

i appreciate your continual support towards my work, thankyou
rosie42 15 7 Australia
7 Feb 2006 1:23PM
Still a lovely capture ...

Susie :o)
ericfaragh 16 149 5 United Kingdom
7 Feb 2006 1:46PM
Lovely composition, good high viewpoint, nice criss-crossing in the undulating landscape.
Beautfully soft light across a wonderful composition.
All the best
ChrisOs 15 2 1 United Kingdom
7 Feb 2006 10:45PM
Nice composition, and the layers of aerial compostion work well. Still wish I could view your stuff in the larger size so I could see what you are really saying.
Oohh! Click No. 30.
riprap007 15 1.6k 37 England
7 Feb 2006 11:57PM
to me this is a vast improvement, the layering in the image is wonderfully effective, composition is spot on and good subtle textures, Velvia rules! Smile
hayleyk 15 56 England
8 Feb 2006 2:12AM
This is somewhere i would love to go.I have a print of this scene,taken further to the right,including a line of trees in the fg,with mist on the hills at sunrise.The photographer spent a week there,and finally got his shot on the 6th sunrise!
joolsb 15 27.1k 38 Switzerland
8 Feb 2006 7:19AM
Thanks for the comments, gang. Much appreciated!

@Hayley: I was in the area for five days and did just the one dawn shoot so I guess I must have been pretty lucky with the weather!
owp 15 168
8 Feb 2006 12:42PM
. . must say I prefer the more natural tones here . . but the original crop does well also . . both great scenes! . .

vtoth 16 271 Croatia
12 Feb 2006 2:02PM
yep, this is a very good photo.
joolsb 15 27.1k 38 Switzerland
17 Mar 2006 9:30AM
Thanks Mike and Valentina!
User_Removed 14 51
11 Jun 2006 2:23PM
Just stunning

joolsb 15 27.1k 38 Switzerland
12 Jun 2006 5:19AM
Thanks Derek!

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