This is the “Ignition Sequence Start” of a match, using the Raynox DCR-250 to get even closer to the action…

SOOC

(Straight Out Of Camera)

 

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EXIF:

Nikon D810
Nikon 105mm f/2.8
f/25
1/250s
400 ISO
Raynox DCR-250

Lightroomed

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  • Exposure, contrast, shadows, whites raised
  • Highlights and blacks lowered
  • Clarity, vibrance and saturation raised

 

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  • Sharpening with masking
  • Lens corrections

 

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  • Medium contrast tone curve added

 

Photoshopped

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Rotated and cropped…

 

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Content aware filled the missing spots

 

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Fixed any sensor specksĀ  and cleaned up and debris.

 

 

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Unfortunately with the small depth of field the whole match head isn’t in focus or I would have cropped in even more…

 

Other Shots

 

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