Eyes Of Green

© Kristi A. Howson

Eyes Of Green

Uploaded: December 08, 2009


Selective Color - I wanted to use color to bring attention to the eyes. I used 2 versions of the file from Lightroom. One I reduced the saturation on the entire image 70% for the background. On the other I removed all the colors except for yellow and green under the individual color adjustments. In CS4 I copied the overall desaturated image into the other one and then removed the area around the eyes so the color from the layer beneath would come through for just the eyes.

I'm sorry I haven't been around much. I was visiting my daughter in Oregon and then came down with a bug when I got home. I will try to catch up throughout this week.

Exif: F Number: 4.5, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 1/125 seconds, Flash: fired, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 1250, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 24.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS 40D


Donna La Mattino Pagakis level-deluxe December 08, 2009

Beautiful cat, great eyes. Well done Kristi!

Take care and get well soon,

Donna #1214149

Sherran Andersen level-classic December 08, 2009

Get well... love those eyes. #8202434

Anne M. Young level-addict December 08, 2009

Super - love this! #8202487

Sam Britt December 09, 2009

Beautiful cat, wonderful sepia tones & selective coloring of the eyes, Kristi. #8204986

Stefania Barbier level-addict December 10, 2009

gorgeous!!!!!! #8207398

Leslie McLain level-deluxe December 11, 2009

Terrific image, Kristi. Love the eyes. #8208120

Kristi A. Howson December 11, 2009

Thanks so much Donna, Sherran, Anne, Sam, Stef & Leslie for your wonderful comments! #8208498

Tiia Vissak December 11, 2009

a wonderful portrait! #8208575

Barbara Mason level-classic September 22, 2010

Such beautiful eyes - beautiful tones and colouring Kristi #8924894

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