Sunset's Hibiscus

© Desiree M. Bento

Sunset's Hibiscus

Uploaded: October 06, 2005


I took this right after the sunset and experimented with Photoshop's levels and curves to adjust the lighting


Desiree M. Bento October 06, 2005

Here is the original #321912

Richard Lynch October 06, 2005

Anazing what you can drag out of an apparently mis-exposed image, no? I might adjust some of the greenish color at the edges so it comes off a little differently than green...But it is hard to say what is the right thing to do without experimenting. The center of the flower is great, though. #1923450

Desiree M. Bento October 06, 2005

Thank you Richard. I really appreciate the feedback and will use your suggestion. I saw your gallery and I love the way you use your colors in all your images. Mahal Nui Loa! #1923701

Richard Lynch October 06, 2005

I guess to some extent I see what I struggle with! Color enhancement is a favorite area of mine... #1923852

Terry L. Ellis level-classic November 23, 2005

Congratulations, Desiree, on your wonderful finalist! #2113423

Nobu Nagase November 23, 2005

Great work Desiree,
Congratulations on your finalist!!!

Chris Macer November 23, 2005

Congrats on the finalist, Desiree! :) #2114933

Stanley J. Contrades November 23, 2005

Guess that green around the edges didn't seem to matter to the judges, Desiree :-)!! Well done, and CONGRATULATIONS on your Finalist!! Best of luck to you in the next round!!
Aloha no,
Stan #2115587

Cora Miller level-classic November 25, 2005

It almost has a radioactive look to it. :) Congratulations, Desiree! #2120757

Kristian L. Stricklin November 26, 2005

Great work in Photoshop!

Congrats on your finalist! #2122081

Pat Gamwell November 29, 2005

CONGRATS, my friend! Haven't seen you for awhile...welcome back. #2133041

Chris Budny level-deluxe December 10, 2005

What a transformation from the original file! Congratulations on the win! These flowers are really spectacular, when you get up this close. #2172966

James E. Coleman level-classic March 18, 2006

Very nicely done! Great effects...
You have some pretty shots!

Sorry about your split personality (your photo) hope you get better...:)

Jim #2547709

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