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Mournes River

By mcsimeyb  
I took this one today. I spotted the scene as I was driving along and nearly caused a pile up as I screeched to a halt to jump out and take a pic!
I used warm up an ND filters to add a bit of colour and keep cloud detail. In PS I've added a layer to lighten the foreground and burnt in the sky a tiny bit. I don't know though - I'm still not entirely happy with it and I can't put my finger on the reason. It might be the colours but I think I've been staring at it too long now to be objective! Maybe some of you kind folk could tell me what you think?

Thanks for looking
Simon

Tags: Landscape and travel

Voters: AlanBW, sunshot, Phoebecat and 9 more


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Comments


AlanBW 10 20 England
27 Feb 2006 8:59AM
I think you've done a great job on this shot Simon. Definitely gets a 'Click' from me.

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Phoebecat 10 1 Italy
27 Feb 2006 9:18AM
Great shot - what's wrong? Sky a bit yellow?
chris631uk 10 19
27 Feb 2006 9:19AM
well done
Blenkinsopp 10 320 4 England
27 Feb 2006 9:53AM
you have done everything right in this capture and have lovely detail and composition but have just been unlucky with the quality of light at the time
- click
mcsimeyb 11 100
27 Feb 2006 9:57AM
Thanks everybody. Skye, I think you have solved my problem. The pic seems a bit flat and the colours aren't "punchy" enough. Possibly caused by the way I took it or touched it up in PS but I'll take the easy way out and balme it on the quality of the light as you suggest!
tripodted 11 31 1 Northern Ireland
27 Feb 2006 12:15PM
Looks okay to me! I think you have done the best you could with the poor light.
Ted
lilipolala 10 8 Northern Ireland
28 Feb 2006 4:25AM
This is a beautiful shot
Well done
Miriam xx

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