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Uploaded: November 14, 2004


Aperture: 4
Shutter speed: 200
Focal length: 20
Flash: Off
London, Ontario, Canada
Editing with Photoshop 7


Christopher J. Mcgilvery November 14, 2004

Oh Great Shot and Editing Brian, shows you the dangers of weather when flying so high.


Cynthia M. Wiles level-deluxe November 14, 2004

Great Shot!!
Great PS work Brian! #909976

Brian D. Watters November 15, 2004

These Canadian Geese had clear blue sky's before I replaced their background with "Dark Storm" from the "Light Fluffy Clouds filter and "Lightning" from the Alien Shin software Plug-in "Xenofex 2".
Since their original sky was a consistent pure baby blue, I just used Photoshop's "Magic Wand Tool with a Tolerance of 100 (Anti-aliased box checked) to select everything but the geese. I applied both Dark sky and Lightning, then inverted my selection or select the geese and duplicated them into another layer, where I used Alien Skins Eye-candy 4000 plug-in software filter "Corona" to illuminate the edges of the birds subtly. I've included the original if anyone's interested.
Brian #910465

Judy S. Fung November 15, 2004

Awesome image and wonderful use of those effects, Brian! I have Xenofex 2 and Eye-Candy also, and I love those plug-ins. #911284

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