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Romuald KosinaI think...

Romuald Kosina

Voted 10/10

I think your beautiful photo is propor to add it to my album 'misty mountains'.
I do it.
Cheers!!!
Romek
Posted Apr 9, 2006 3:54 pm

CoraxTooth

Corax

Voted 10/10

Beautiful!
Posted Apr 9, 2006 6:49 pm

Travis AtwoodBeautiful shot

Travis Atwood

Voted 10/10

Nice work.
Posted Apr 10, 2006 12:34 am

alex_vegaNice..

alex_vega

Voted 10/10

Uooou fantastic shot!
Posted Apr 10, 2006 1:00 am

Will DavisWell Done

Will Davis

Voted 10/10

I'm jealous of you for having seen that.
Posted Apr 10, 2006 1:39 am

pabloFang !!

pablo

Voted 10/10

Beatiful shot
Posted Apr 10, 2006 7:26 am

bbirtleThanks!

bbirtle

Hasn't voted

Although the effort was zero - I saw the clouds finally clear from my apartment window, suddenly, and near sunset, after three days of constant snowfall, and decided to play tourist and run around town with my camera.

I shot that right outside of Mojo's sandwich shop in the Chamonix town square. Easy pickings! (And good sandwiches!)
Posted Apr 10, 2006 10:01 am

VelebitRe: Thanks!

Velebit

Voted 10/10

I guess the one 'being on right place at right time' describes it well :-) But we know sometimes that is not enough if you don't know how to capture it properly so 0 for the effort but still 10 stars for the shot! Not bad at all! :-)
Posted Apr 11, 2006 9:22 pm

Diego SahagúnRe: Thanks!

Diego Sahagún

Hasn't voted

Haven't you retouched it?
Posted Apr 15, 2006 1:01 am

bbirtleRe: Thanks!

bbirtle

Hasn't voted

I compared just now to the original again and no, nothing too drastic: moderate Levels to push the contrast (in retrospect a little overapplied), and linear color correction to pull out the orange and darken the sky slightly.

It's always a fine balance deciding how much to touch things up in Photoshop... I figure all the pros do at least color and exposure correction, so that's what I generally stick with. The contrast range on my camera isn't too great so I almost always bump that up, and the color detection as well seems to always lead to too much cyan, so I usually push in more orange/red to compensate...

Enough geekiness. Thanks for all your 10 votes. I would have voted it a 9 but hey, no complaints here!
Posted Apr 15, 2006 1:31 pm

hucksquawjeezus

hucksquaw

Hasn't voted

pic of the week and pic of the day. bbirtle = killing it right now
Posted Apr 15, 2006 8:42 am

John ClimberAttraction force

John Climber

Voted 10/10

I just clicked on your amazing shot even before logging in. Then I wanted to vote and I found out that I forgot to log in...thanks to the attraction force of your image. Congratulations!
Posted Apr 21, 2006 3:40 pm

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bbirtleSubmitted by bbirtle
on Apr 9, 2006 3:34 pm

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Object Title: After the Storm: La Blaitière

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