Forgot Password
Pentax Camera Forums Home
 

Reply
Show Printable Version Search this Thread
  #1
Christmas Eve in the Pacific Northwest
Camera: k20d Photo Location: Mt. Hood National Forest 
Posted By: jmbradd, 12-28-2009, 09:33 PM

took a drive up a mountain road to well, quite frankly, get away from my family for a few hours =)

Please give any tips/ideas for proccessing these photos. I am horrible at deciding what to do next and right now, my monitor is messed up so what I see may not be what you see.

(looking at the preview, they look strange until you click on them to view in larger size)









Last edited by jmbradd; 12-28-2009 at 09:39 PM. Reason: pictures look strange
Views: 1,988
12-28-2009, 10:57 PM   #2
Veteran Member




Join Date: Jan 2009
Location: Frozen white North
Photos: Albums
Posts: 845
Nice shots, I quite like #3, perhaps just because it is different from the rest.

In the other shots, I think a polarizing filter might help with bringing out the sky a bit against the trees and mountain.
12-28-2009, 11:06 PM   #3
Veteran Member
Jimbo's Avatar

Join Date: Dec 2007
Location: Maple Ridge BC Canada
Photos: Gallery
Posts: 11,369
Really like #3 though they are all beautiful images. JIM
12-29-2009, 01:26 PM   #4
Veteran Member
matiki's Avatar

Join Date: Jul 2007
Location: Seattle
Photos: Albums
Posts: 393
Beautiful, I like #3 the best. #2 and #4 are a toss-up for second. The interesting lighting of #4 keeps me looking.

12-29-2009, 07:57 PM   #5
Veteran Member
PentX Girl's Avatar

Join Date: Nov 2009
Location: North Carolina
Posts: 1,702
Nice winter series
12-30-2009, 08:04 PM   #6
Veteran Member
kcmadr's Avatar

Join Date: Feb 2007
Location: Vancouver, BC
Photos: Albums
Posts: 613
I hope you don't mind, but I took the liberty of having a go at the picture of the branch with ice. It's the one that stood out the most. I did a small levels correction, adjusted HSL a bit, spot healing brush on the bright spots, cropped, and that was it. I'd also normally sharpen it a bit, but that's academic for this discussion.

I use a good scotch or a strong European beer to "get away from it all" - depends who I'm with.

Last edited by kcmadr; 01-19-2010 at 02:13 PM.
Reply

Bookmarks
  • Submit Thread to Facebook Facebook
  • Submit Thread to Twitter Twitter
  • Submit Thread to Digg Digg
Tags - Make this thread easier to find by adding keywords to it!
camera, christmas eve, photo
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Lenses for Pacific Northwest Vacation GaryH Pentax SLR Lens Discussion 30 09-16-2010 12:57 PM
Pacific Northwest Was Hammered JamesD General Talk 7 12-08-2007 06:53 PM
Pacific Northwest JamesD Post Your Photos! 2 10-29-2007 07:23 AM
Pacific Northwest Guy JamesD Welcomes and Introductions 10 10-21-2007 04:42 PM
Greetings from Pacific Northwest Sirfishalot Welcomes and Introductions 4 12-07-2006 09:21 PM



All times are GMT -7. The time now is 03:25 AM. | See also: NikonForums.com, CanonForums.com part of our network of photo forums!
  • Red (Default)
  • Green
  • Gray
  • Dark
  • Dark Yellow
  • Dark Blue
  • Old Red
  • Old Green
  • Old Gray
  • Dial-Up Style
Hello! It's great to see you back on the forum! Have you considered joining the community?
register
Creating a FREE ACCOUNT takes under a minute, removes ads, and lets you post! [Dismiss]
Top