One Four Challenge March Week 4

One Four Challenge Week 4 This is my photo for this month.  Using Sagelight,  I’m going to try to have this image tell a different story each week. For this week’s image, I aged the photo, used the posterize feature and applied a filter.  Although this image is dark I don’t find it threatening as in week 1, probably because of the warm overtone to it.  And … Continue reading One Four Challenge March Week 4

One Four Challenge March Week 3

This is my photo for this month.  Using Sagelight,  I’m going to try to have this image tell a different story each week. Week 2 I tried for a nostalgic feel, lost in personal reverie where the rest of the world fades into muffled silence … This week with only one modification it speaks to me of a different story.  Of having traveled a difficult time, perhaps … Continue reading One Four Challenge March Week 3

One Four Challenge March Week 2

This is my photo for this month.  Using Sagelight,  I’m going to try to have this image tell a different story each week. Using the same crop as last week, I softened the architecture of the colonnade, used dodge and burn to remove the man at the end of the arches and adjusted the tones using Sagelights tone blender.   For me this image brings to … Continue reading One Four Challenge March Week 2

One Four Challenge March Week 1

This is my photo for this month.  Using Sagelight,  I’m going to try to have this image tell a different story each week. First up, I cropped the image.  I added soft focus and a vignette and played with the threshold.  Then I inverted the area at the end of the archway which makes it appear as if it’s night with a person caught in the … Continue reading One Four Challenge March Week 1

Photo Editing: Artistically speaking

I wanted to see if I could make this into an image with a more artistic feel to it;  to see what I could accomplish without using one of the one-click apps that convert photos to oils or watercolour.So I brought up the details and liked what was happening in the sky and the branches of the tree. I adjusted the colour in the sky I added … Continue reading Photo Editing: Artistically speaking