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Not sure whether I love this or hate it? Seen so many pictures like this with "fuzzy water" that it kind of bores me. Nice composition but it has been a bit overdone. Nice shot though anyway.
BillyGoatGruff 14 191 199 England
7 Feb 2012 3:58PM
I like it, Gary.

I would suggest that a little more punch would help considerably with the impact and drama.
Try a duplicate layer set to "multiply" blend mode at around 65% opacity. It will beef everything up without affecting the brightest parts.
Then use a low opacity (say 35%) soft brush with black on a layer mask to gently paint out where you don't want the effect.
It adds a bit of density and bite, to the benefit of the image, imo.
Worth a try, I think. You can always bin it if it doesn't suit your taste...Wink

Bill
Platchet 14 5 8 Wales
7 Feb 2012 4:47PM
Thanks for the comments . I'll try your technique Bill, nice to have a detailed suggestion. I actually liked the subtleness to this and was hoping it might look a little different to the norm. Sorry it bored you Staticanimation but it was my first attempt at trying a 10 stopper and I dont often get to do something different after all these years of clicking. Smile
7 Feb 2012 6:14PM
I like this, and I really appreciate the comment and suggested technique from Bill.
johnjo58 10 2 5 United Kingdom
7 Feb 2012 8:46PM
I like it milky water and all, there are not many things in photography that have not been done before.great to try out a new toy as well
David
Alan_Coles 15 178 11 Wales
8 Feb 2012 7:34AM
It lacks impact in its small size on here Gaz thats allTongue
zapar40 11 66 5 Wales
8 Feb 2012 6:23PM
a great composed capture, and good advice from bill on how to beef it up a little, i'm interested in getting the 10 stopper too, but it'll have to wait till i get the 10-20mm lens to fit it to.Smile
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