2007-09-10 - Giant's Causeway 2

While I wasn't totally happy with yesterday's photo of the Giant's Causeway, I'm much happier with this one. This was more the effect I had in mind. I was hoping for an even more misty look but I couldn't get a slow enough shutter speed (despite it being after 9pm, cloudy and using ISO 100, F/29 and a circular polariser to cut the light). I also really pushed the saturation in this shot and I was pleasantly surprised by the subtle colours that came out of the original flat image.


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Susan Beautiful! Really love the colour.
Kris Interesting colours. Quite cool actually. How much did you up the saturation? (How bright was the orginal image?)
Stephen Cameron Kris - since it was late in the day and very overcast, there was no real colour visible. It was only after I pushed the saturation during the RAW conversion that I revealed these subtle colours. The brightness didn't change too much.
Ian More colour than I got but too beautiful? Tis a dark and dirty place begorrah!