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By sbeck
A little experiment of selective colourisation. Let me know what you think?

Tags: Flowers and plants

Voters: kimgeliot, Dhampir, deegee and 1 more

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25 Feb 2005 3:23AM
I think it works great Steve, the blue is lovely and bright and really makes those flowers stand out ! x
Dhampir 17
25 Feb 2005 3:36AM
This looks great! Makes the bluebells seem realllllly tall. Lol! Click
markt 18 58 United Kingdom
25 Feb 2005 3:58AM
I think these would have been better shot from a lower angle so that a little more of the flower detail cpuld be seen
25 Feb 2005 4:52AM
I think you have a nice image here if you crop it differently and, maybe, clone out the white stick in the background. =)
sbeck 17
25 Feb 2005 6:04AM
Thanks Kim, Lois, Mark and Carmen. I took this at the beginning of last summer before I'd learnt anything about composure etc. I think I was experimenting with the macro lens if I remember rightly. It was shot in full colour, converted to to B/W in Photoshop with a copy of the original photo on a seperate layer and used the eraser tool to colourise the flower. It was a 10 min job. Woulda 'shopped out the white bit if I spent more time on it. I didn't crop it as a slight 'circle' of focus around it and I thought it looked pretty cool.

[edit] I thought more about the cloning thing and decided to give it a go. Clicky here
25 Feb 2005 7:02AM
Nice job with the cloning. =)

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