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jaktis Plus
17 84 Sweden
2 Jan 2007 8:33PM
Works really well in B/W thanks to the structure in the grass. I like it

Peter
martinl 18 269 2 United Kingdom
2 Jan 2007 8:34PM
I'm the same when it comes to B & W conversions, but this is so well suited.

Martin
banehawi Plus
17 2.5k 4264 Canada
2 Jan 2007 8:38PM
Very nice light in this. Works very well in mono, - theres lots of tonal range.

W
bobalot 14 10 England
2 Jan 2007 8:43PM
all been said great shot.
bob
DiegoDesigns 15 117 6 United Kingdom
2 Jan 2007 8:46PM
the conversion works very well indeed, but I think the cloud area could be a little softer to bring out the foreground detail. I took the liberty of posting a modified version, hope that was OK.

Dave
pfheyes 17 254 1 United Kingdom
2 Jan 2007 8:47PM
Thanks everyone.

Thanks for the mod, Dave. I had a play with this on similar lines as well, and chickened out! I think the blur adds more tension to the image (which I like), but my conservative side got the better of me. Anyway, I like. Smile

Pete
2 Jan 2007 8:49PM
It's a superb image.
Works a treat in BW.

Simon
kim64 14 1 Scotland
2 Jan 2007 8:58PM
great shot and well seen for b&w

Kim
Paintman Plus
15 1.5k 180 United Kingdom
2 Jan 2007 9:00PM
Good composition, wide range of tones and loads of detail make this a quality b&w (IMO).
Alan.
Buffalo_Tom Plus
15 2.3k 21 Wales
2 Jan 2007 9:01PM
Wonderful B/W image.One of the best photographs today.
Tom.
Nigel_95 Plus
15 262 2 United Kingdom
2 Jan 2007 9:31PM
This works really well in B&W. Great shot Pete.

Nigel
petra16 15 169 Scotland
2 Jan 2007 9:35PM
Great B&W image, it works for me

petra
BURNBLUE Plus
15 13 1 United Kingdom
2 Jan 2007 9:54PM
Lovely tones and flavour to this Pete!
shortski 15 3 1 England
2 Jan 2007 10:22PM
stunning pic.....jojo
2 Jan 2007 11:15PM
fantastic !
Crammed with detail and nice tones, grand B/W conversion my friend.

All the very best
Dougie
pfheyes 17 254 1 United Kingdom
3 Jan 2007 8:34AM
Thanks very much everyone. Smile

Pete
future 16 153
3 Jan 2007 8:43PM
Nice conversion lots of contrast with the light and I like the depth, all good for me! Cheers Chris
dark_lord Plus
17 2.8k 784 England
4 Jan 2007 10:29AM
Missed this when I went through yesterday. Funny really as I'm doing the same thing with my Formby shots Smile
pfheyes 17 254 1 United Kingdom
4 Jan 2007 1:05PM
Cheers bothly!

Pete
lobsterboy Plus
17 15.0k 13 United Kingdom
7 Jan 2007 8:53PM
Really works well in B&W, lots of contrast.
Chris
martin.w Plus
19 614 29 United Kingdom
8 Jan 2007 8:41PM
The b/w conversion seems to add drama to the image, so for me it works well.
Maddie 16 2.7k 2 United Kingdom
8 Jan 2007 10:03PM
very nice light and good conversion
pfheyes 17 254 1 United Kingdom
10 Jan 2007 9:24PM
Thanks all. Smile

Pete
PatrickSmith 16 1.2k 2 United States
12 Jan 2007 5:34AM
On my monitor it looks a little too contrasty. But you are definitely on to something with this look. There is lots of detail everywhere and the comp is first rate. And the data is in there, so it is not as though it is a bad exposure or anything.

Patrick
pfheyes 17 254 1 United Kingdom
12 Jan 2007 11:00AM
Thanks Patrick - I agree that it looks contrasty on my calibrated monitor. I think I need to hold myself back a little when doing the toning work, and I think that will come with practice. I appreciate the constructive feedback. Smile

Pete
Dotrob 15 Wales
2 Feb 2007 5:45PM
Looks great in mono, super light and detail especially in the larger version.
Dot
TrevorPlumbe 15 60 England
24 Feb 2007 10:02AM
Works really well in B/W
Trevor
CathyI 16 344 3 United Kingdom
13 Mar 2007 12:28PM
Hi Pete! Hope you're doing OK - you must have been as busy as me recently if this is your most recent upload...

Dunes are a great subject for B&W conversions and I think you've done well with this, although it may be too constrasty for some... There's lots of detail in there though and I love the clouds!
pfheyes 17 254 1 United Kingdom
14 Mar 2007 8:20PM
Thanks everyone.

lol Cathy ... busy? You don't know the half of it. :o)

Pete
CathyI 16 344 3 United Kingdom
15 Mar 2007 8:17AM
That good eh?! Wink

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