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Downtown Wichita at Night

Discussion in 'Through-the-Lens Club' started by fellow14, Aug 7, 2006.

  1. fellow14

    fellow14 The Member

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    Took this last night what do you think?

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    Fred Lifetime Member Millennium Member

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    I like this a lot. You should try another one a little earlier to get some color in the sky as well.
     

  3. fellow14

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    Yeah it was 3:30ish AM.
     
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    Very nice, clean & smooth. Looks almost like a theater set.
     
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    Wow. Great job. Like hobo said, clean and smooth. I like it.

    ;)
     
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    Damn nice and clear....looks almost fake.....surreal...

    ime out :cool:
     
  7. fellow14

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    I was suprised too. And it was taken with the kit lens. I did use the in camera noise reduction, added very little saturation. I could not add sharpness because it made the Hyatt look really weird.
     
  8. nipperwolf

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    then you added too much. what software were you using?

    nice pic,btw. what outfit?

    I added a little sharpening with PS Elements 4.

    how does it look to you?
     
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    Mighty HD Got Wax?

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    beautiful. Anyway we can get a full-size for wallpaper?
     
  10. nipperwolf

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    hello?
     
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    Fred Lifetime Member Millennium Member

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    Hi, nipper, how are you? But I know you weren't really saying hello to me. ;)
     
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    Sorry, didn't see the new posts. I used PS CS2 I think it is. If by outfit you mean camera, etc... I used a Canon Digital Rebel XT with the 18-55mm Kit lens.

    Your sharpening turned out like mine, a little over-bearing. The lines are too defined and it just does not look right to me.

    I attached a wallpaper sized one I thinkthe original might be too big.
     
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    The Pontificator Angry Samoan

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    Almost looks like a model/movie set. You almost expect Godzirra to wade in from stage left! :supergrin:
     
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    And people are so critical of the kit lens :freak:

    That is a great shot! :)
     
  15. nipperwolf

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    it's the same on the Nikon forums, as well :freak:

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    :supergrin:
     
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    Great Shots!!!!!:thumbsup:
     
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    Is there any way to get rid of the extra light that comes out of the lights on my pics?

    Nipper, yours looks like it was taken just after dusk is that why your lights look normal?
     
  18. nipperwolf

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    could be.

    I like to do my night shots during that little window of time when its getting dark, but the sky still has some color to it.

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