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Pigeon Point Lighthouse
PS Elements 9; Original photo in Photo Discussion
Duplicated photo and layered. Adjusted Levels, Brightness, Saturation and Contrast
Layered a Cloud photo over Lighthouse and reduced opacity to 30%
Used various size and low opacity erasers for effect.
Used soft brush to layer light glow and erased to blend.
Dodged and Burned shadows, highlights & light beam

Original photo
f/16 @ 1/400
ISO 160

© Allen Hughes
Nikon D200 Digital...

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Allen Hughes
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    This is the original photo.

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4/15/2011 11:44:30 AM

Robert K. Bemus
BetterPhoto Member Since: 1/16/2005
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Instant fav for me-- the lighting, the mood, even the rust...phenomenal work, Allen!!!

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4/28/2011 5:51:39 PM

Mark Dodge
BetterPhoto Member Since: 4/27/2009

Fantastic work! Very impressive!

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5/3/2011 8:48:00 AM

Graeme Chow
BetterPhoto Member Since: 8/10/2005
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FANTASTIC Transforation!. congrats on your digital forum discussions, Allen.

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6/1/2011 9:16:48 PM

Donna LaMattino Pagakis
BetterPhoto Member Since: 1/12/2004
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Amazing DD skills Allen. Congratulations on your DD feature!

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7/13/2011 5:25:41 PM

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