8-1-kids-cs5 raw conversion
Description: (Some minor cropping was done putting these photo's together. There were some unwanted distractions on the right side of the frame, which now made the dark T-shirt off center.) The original photo was taken hand held in Program Auto, using spot metering. The meter setting was a mistake from the start. As you can see, the metering was taken from the from the black T-Shirt worn by "Bryon" and caused the remainder of the frame to be extremely over exposed. In CS5 Raw, I made the following adjustments:, Exposure-2.05, Recovery 58, Fill Light 40, Brightness 80, Vibrance +15, Saturation +15. These corrections brought back all of the details in the washed out areas in the hair, clothing, structure, etc...
Uploaded on 1/6/2013 4:04:12 AM
Made with Nikon D300 Digital SLR Camera
To Discuss Sign In or become a BetterPhoto member.
Sign in to make this photo a Favorite
© Gary Rutledge
Join the photo sharing fun!
BetterPhoto Course Graduate x 20
Sign in to make photographer a Favorite
Copyright for this gallery photo belongs solely to
Images may not be copied, downloaded, or used in any way without the expressed, written permission of the photographer.
Contact the photographer