Atlas at 30 Rock íV After

© Carol Flisak

Atlas at 30 Rock íV After
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1. Did not plan to crop this but there was not enough contrast in the top of the building to make a good selectioníK so I cropped.
2. Curves layer to adjust exposure: RGB low 0 / 14, midtone 128/148, high 233/255.
3. Used Magic Wand / Add To to select most sections of the sky. Had problems selecting the lower right section inside the rings as it took too much. Tolerance 10, antialias and contiguous checked. Refine edgeíK smooth 3, feather 1.0.
4. Color Balance adjustment layer on selected skyíK shadows -4- / -73 / +100, midtones -100 / -56 / +100, highlights -100 / -100 / +100.
5. Tried Quick selection tool to select last section of the sky... brush was 10íK did not work. Used Magnetic LassoíK feather 1, antialias, width 10, frequency 31.
6. Color Balance adjustment layer and applied the same numbers as the rest of the sky.
7. Merge visible layers above both color balance layers and patched top left side of building.
8. Added Clone layer to further clean up bu

Exif: F Number: 4.5, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 1/80 seconds, Flash: did not fire., ISO: 100, White balance: Manual white balance, FocalLength: 24.00 mm, Model: NIKON D200

Uploaded on 2/17/2010 7:19:52 PM

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Camera: Nikon D200 Digital SLR Camera

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