Black & Red

© Dean Bertoncelj

Black & Red

Uploaded: December 28, 2005


models : Sabina & Mirjana


LJ Corliss level-classic December 28, 2005

Edgy cool. Great job :) #365589

Chris N. Kyger December 28, 2005

Very nice Dean! I really like the detail and contrast of the two models! #2231090

Kathleen K. Parker level-deluxe December 28, 2005

kk #2231104

Barbara Helgason December 28, 2005

Yes, edgy is the word! Excellent work Dean. Your gallery is fantastic, alot of your pictures look like winners to me! #2231123

LJ Corliss level-classic January 08, 2006

Congrats on your POTD :) #2263895

Evy Johansen level-classic January 08, 2006

Wow... superb! Very beautiful image! Congrats on your POTD, Dean! #2263919

Jenny Bosmans January 08, 2006

Congratulations on this beautiful POTD, Dean!! #2263966

Leanne M.E. Boyd January 08, 2006

This is exquisite, Dean - Love it!!!! Congrats on your POTD! #2263993

Dean Bertoncelj January 08, 2006

TNX to all of you!...I have one question I see you all mention POTD. Is there something where I can see that ? I'm realyivly new to this site, where you can see POTD ? #2264034

Dean Bertoncelj January 08, 2006

Ah I found it :o)..I was not subscibed to POTD newsletter.. #2264068

Terri L. Scribner January 08, 2006

Great image! I agee with superb! Congrats on this POTD!! #2264085

Darryl Wilkinson January 08, 2006

Congratulations on your POTD, Dean! very creative duo portrait!!! #2264137

Bill Houghton January 08, 2006

Very creative Dean. Nice work. Congratulations. #2264148

Ed Heaton January 08, 2006

Good work Dean and Congrats on POTD! #2264283

Theresa M. VanderStaay January 08, 2006

Awesome photo...the detail and the contrast between the models is just beautiful...What settings did you use and how did you do this... I would really like to try this out on a portrait photo of my daughter... I'd appreciate any input you could share ...Thanks....Congrats on POTD! Very well deserved....Tessa #2264285

Scott Pedersen January 08, 2006

I like it. Like the contrast. #2264295

Dean Bertoncelj January 08, 2006

to Theresa V. : Tnx...I did this from basicly normal picture, normaly exposed maybe with litle harder direct light ( no softbox ) but basicly this could be done from any portrait. Try to play with brightness / contrast ; selective color option ( every color adjust separatly ) ; shadows / highlight option...I did some things simultanesly in small steps . ading contrast ,completly desaturate yellow ( basicly every color except red ), pushed white more to white and black more to black in selective colors...I clone out whats left of colors in white areas...When I do something like this I'm going in small steps little by little till I get what I want. This things I describe don't effect every picture in same way. You need to experiment and play...hope I help a little... #2264347

Laura Clay-Ballard January 08, 2006

Awesome !!!!!!!!!!!! congrats on potd! #2264373

Linda Boehme level-classic January 08, 2006

Great work, Dean! COngrats of POTD! #2264409

Arienne Davey January 08, 2006

Dean, the time that you put into this photo was worth it. The end result is phenomenal. And the contrast between the women is perfect. Not to mention that they are eye catching in and of themselves. :-) #2264415

Leonard Pierce January 08, 2006

Congratulations on a very well deserved POTD Dean!!! Very impressive do fantastic work! #2264438

Guy D. Biechele level-classic January 08, 2006

Very fine portraits. Artistically done. Congrats on your POTD! #2264470

Amy JACKSON level-classic January 08, 2006

Great job!!! Congratulations on POTD!! #2264479

January 08, 2006

That's a nice one, indeed. I like particualarly the colors. #2264489

steven barr January 08, 2006

OH MY GOSH!!!! 35mm FILM!!!!!!! Can you say AMEN!!!!!! LOL..........awesome work wth film sir!!! Glad to see film work on this sight here and there! It's all I do. I think digital is great, I think film is great! To each his own!!! #2264741

Mary N C. Taitt January 08, 2006

Congratulations! Great POTD! Mary :-) #2264816

Jane P. Anderson January 08, 2006

Really well done! Very edgy and well posed. Congrats! #2264878

Mary Clarke January 08, 2006

Many congratulations on POTD Dean, fabulous portrait #2264999

Gail Vitikacs level-classic January 08, 2006

Beautifully done...CONGRATULATIONS! #2265010

Elisabeth A. Gay January 08, 2006

Fantastic!! Congratulations Dean - the models are beautiful too!
Ann #2265041

Nicole Kessel January 08, 2006

Outstanding image, Dean! Congratulations on POTD!! #2265045

Kay Beausoleil January 08, 2006

Congratulations, Dean, on this beautifully processed POTD! #2265119

Joe Ciccone January 08, 2006

terrific idea that worked...fantastic photo...congrats on POTD and ...cheers #2265209

Kathleen R. Struckle January 08, 2006

Awesome portrait Dean!! Congrats on this wonderful POTD!! #2265291

Lisa M. Austin January 08, 2006

absolutely awesome...great detail, clean, crisp...great job! Congrats! #2265395

Wanda Judd level-addict January 08, 2006

Fantastic,the composition is outstanding, the color contrast is a treat for the eye's...congratulations. #2265559

January 08, 2006

Incredible photo, Dean. Very dynamic #2266192

Graham D. Sher January 08, 2006

love the stark contrast ; I agree with the edgy description, but works well! #2266261

Pradeep K. Kaushik January 08, 2006

Congratulations!! fandu!!(fantastic) #2266813

Laura E. OConnor January 08, 2006

Gorgeous lighting and clarity! Wonderful POTD! Congrats!!! #2266942

Martin J. Preslar January 08, 2006

Great POTD of two fantastic models. Great composition and lighting. Stunning image all around! Bravo!!! #2266986

January 08, 2006

Very Nicely taken and edited..! #2267026

Candy L. Clark January 09, 2006

Dean, your work is fantastic! Viewed your gallery as well as your website and am very impressed and inspired. Kudos on POTD-your profession is obvious.


Wendy Stevenson January 09, 2006

A belated congratualtions on this outstanding POTD!! Excellent work Dean!! #2268597

bob cornelison January 09, 2006

Great work! Thanks for your explanation on how you did it too!
Congrats on POTD!
~:O) #2269232

Nancy Donnell January 11, 2006

Zowie` Dean! love this. Congrats. #2277346

Donna La Mattino Pagakis level-deluxe January 11, 2006

Outstanding portrait, a big congratulations!! #2278448

Tammy Scott level-classic January 11, 2006

Congratulations on your POTD! #2278461

Claudette Foote January 12, 2006

Congratulations on your POTD!Outstanding portrait.. #2282124

Lori Carlson January 14, 2006

Funky & Fun & Fantastic!! Love these contrasts, the hair and those beads! Super work Dean! Congratulations! :0) #2287804

Luhut Napitupulu January 16, 2006

Awesome imange, Dean! Congrats on your POTD! #2293844

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