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Solumn Acer

By Emmog
After a rain storm or two (!), I went to the Acer that has just started sprouting new leaves. I used a fairly long shutter due to the lighting. When I playing in photoshop, I accidentally hit a button that sent it monochrome. I liked it. I put the border around it and used contrast/brightness tool and it went from there.

All C&Cs welcome. I hope that you like it. Any suggestions on how to improve are always appreciated

Tags: Nikon Trees Plants Black and white Close-up and macro Digitally manipulated Acer Japenese

Voters: Greyheron, wideangler, KarenFB and 1 more

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30 Apr 2010 10:26PM
Very attractive finish, well done.

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KarenFB Plus
12 5.0k 171 England
1 May 2010 6:54AM
A beautiful image - being in b&w makes us concentrate on the shape of the leaves rather then the colours. Acers are such beautiful trees. I really like the way you've presented it. Well done.

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