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Whitby Sunset

By TrevBatWCC    
Back to some digital jiggery-pokery! The foreground is Whitby Abbey looking across the small lake to the rear and towards Sandsend. The shot was taken at 14:50 on a summer's afternoon, with more cloud than sunshine. Cropped off much of the original foreground below the lake, and took the Levels in Photoshop right down until almost a silhouette, just leaving a bit of detail. Cutting out the existing sky I replaced it with one of a sunset taken four days previously at 21:55, looking the same direction but from the Whitby's West Cliff. Added a touch of Radial Motion Blur to the sky, plus some Lens Flare to the where the sun had just set. And that's it! 😃
(image taken 25/06/2010)

Many thanks to Ian (dales), Graham (ericsamson), Lynne (LynneJoyce), Leo, Ju (JuBarney), Lillian, Diane (Fefe) and Colleen for their User Awards on my previous upload, Runswick Bay , most appreciated 🏆👍

Raw images processed in Adobe Camera Raw, tweaked in Photoshop Elements 2020.

Thanks again to everyone for your vote & comments on my previous uploads, it really is appreciated and encouraging 😃👍

Trev 😀

Tags: Sunset North yorkshire Digital manipulation Abbey Whitby Landscape and travel

Voters: Chinga, ChristopherA, mike9005 and 61 more

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Chinga Plus
10 3 2 United Kingdom
18 Nov 2020 11:00AM
Awe-inspiring Trev !! Excellent work !!
Isabel GrinGrin
Saastad Plus
1 16 15 Norway
18 Nov 2020 11:03AM
A very beautiful sunset Trev!

Arne Smile
dales Plus
5 11 Australia
18 Nov 2020 11:06AM
Outstanding result from your excellent image workings Trev !!
mrswoolybill Plus
14 2.5k 2345 United Kingdom
18 Nov 2020 11:07AM
richmowil Plus
12 437 2 England
18 Nov 2020 11:08AM
Impressive work!
18 Nov 2020 11:11AM
Stunning creation, it looks beautiful.
18 Nov 2020 11:16AM
Splendid work Trev, outstanding result.
18 Nov 2020 11:18AM
A result well worth your digital workings. Very well done Trev.

jacomes Plus
5 26 32 Portugal
18 Nov 2020 11:23AM
Impressive manipulation, it looks real.
18 Nov 2020 11:29AM
terrific job for this transformation and lens flare adds beautifully !
bliba Plus
15 2 Austria
18 Nov 2020 11:31AM
wonderful back lit
18 Nov 2020 11:41AM
An iconic place Trev, and your processing works so well👍 Bravo for this one 🙂

Dave 🙂
cats_123 Plus
16 5.0k 30 Northern Ireland
18 Nov 2020 11:44AM
Looks fabulous... only we could order the sky for the moment 😁😁
Minty805 Plus
4 40 9 United Kingdom
18 Nov 2020 12:34PM
Very effective jiggery pokery, Trev. The sun flare and that radial blur combine to help the scene looks realistic, and the level of detail you've left in the silhouette is just right.
LynneJoyce Plus
12 22 101 United Kingdom
18 Nov 2020 12:47PM
Very nice jiggery pokery.
gpimages 10 65 2 England
18 Nov 2020 2:08PM
Nicely done Trev.
Graham Wink
Daisymaye Plus
12 23 18 Canada
18 Nov 2020 2:21PM
You've made it very beautiful Trev.
Fefe Plus
9 54 34 United Kingdom
18 Nov 2020 2:30PM
Fabulous bit of faff Trev.....I would have never thought it was anything but a real sunset 😃😃
far beyond my idea how to replace a sky.
Great work!
Techno Plus
12 6.0k 8 England
18 Nov 2020 3:00PM
Wow! Pixel bending & manipulation extraordinaire, results in a quite impressive image, nice work Trev'
Mollycat Plus
7 21 2 United Kingdom
18 Nov 2020 3:05PM
Nicely done Trev, an imaginative bit of faffing.
18 Nov 2020 4:03PM
Wonderful work, Trev.
And the camera never lies!!😃😃😃

18 Nov 2020 5:07PM
Excellent work
JuBarney Plus
9 33 5 United Kingdom
18 Nov 2020 5:41PM
A smashing creation
saltireblue Plus
10 11.4k 70 Norway
18 Nov 2020 6:13PM
Faffing, jiggery pokery, hokus it what you will, the end result it still marvellously done, Trev!
18 Nov 2020 8:02PM
Beautiful Trev..Lin
18 Nov 2020 9:19PM
Enchanting image Trev, skillfull processing , impressive sky.

Lillian Plus
11 23 17 United Kingdom
19 Nov 2020 9:27PM
Trev, a really beautiful and magical image
ColleenA Plus
8 470 7 Australia
24 Nov 2020 9:06PM

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