Monochromatic Melody

© Melissa G. Meiselman

Monochromatic Melody

Uploaded: March 01, 2010 08:00:14


Same photo as yesterday converted into black and white in Photo Shop CS4.

I also used the burn and dodging tools to heighten the contrast between the center more sharply focused foreground leaves and those darker leaves in the background.

There is also a tad of sharpening and levels adjustment.

Entered into Digital Darkroom.

Exif: F Number: 13, Exposure Bias Value: -0.33, ExposureTime: 1/800 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 640, White balance: Manual white balance, FocalLength: 100.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS 5D Mark II


Kathleen Brennan March 01, 2010

Looks lovely in BW, too! #1243951

Amy M. Wilson March 01, 2010

Beautiful comp and tones, Melissa! #8424265

Tamara K. Walker level-classic March 01, 2010

Fantastic color, light and details. #8424504

Jeff Robinson level-deluxe March 01, 2010

Great capture and ue of B&W!! Jeff #8424515

David Phalen March 01, 2010

Excellent work Melissa!! Love the tones and clarity!! #8425334

Judy A. Lawhon March 01, 2010

Wonderful work, Melissa!! #8425402

Nikki McDonald level-classic March 01, 2010

Lovely in green but I'm going with the black and white, Melissa. What great tones! #8425462

Nancyj E. Hovey level-classic April 18, 2010

on your fantastic FINALIST! 8o) #8545074

Jennifer L. Alder April 18, 2010

A wonderful full frame with great tones, Melissa! Congrats :) #8545567

Jeana Clark April 18, 2010

Congratulations on
this Awesome finalist!!!

~J~ #8546064

Evy Johansen level-classic April 18, 2010

Congratulations, Melissa!! Beautiful finalist! #8546340

Jessica Jenney April 19, 2010

Congratulations, Melissa on all your beautiful finalists! #8547088

Stefania Barbier level-addict April 19, 2010

spectacular, huge congrats! #8548367

Renata Gusciora April 19, 2010

Big congratulations on this great finalist,Melissa!!!:-) #8549721

Amy M. Wilson April 19, 2010

Congratulations on your wonderful Finalist, Melissa!!! #8549773

Tiia Vissak April 19, 2010

Congratulations! #8549858

Phyllis H. Burchett April 19, 2010

Another fabulous finalist! Congrats! #8552210

Courtenay Vanderbilt April 19, 2010

Great job, Melissa! Congratulations! #8552241

Kathleen Brennan April 20, 2010

Great finalist, Melissa, Congratulations! #8554984

Lydia Williams level-deluxe April 21, 2010

Great in black and white!..

Best, Lydia #8559378

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