2016-07-21_23-08-47

Setup

  • 1 Balloon
  • 1 Paint Tent
  • Fishing Line with hook
  • Background
  • 1 Stick with pin taped to the end
  • Sound Trigger

To take this photo read my tutorial on high speed shots. Here I used a sound trigger to trigger the flashes.

 

SOOC

(Straight Out Of Camera)

2016-07-21_23-02-50 SOOC

EXIF:

Nikon D810
Nikon 70-200mm f/2.8
200mm
f/10
1s
400 ISO

 

Lightroomed

 

2016-07-21_23-02-50 lightroomed

 

  • Cropped
  • Flipped 180 degrees
  • Levels adjusted

 

 

 

Photoshopped

 

2016-07-21_23-02-50 photoshopped for better colors

 

Made the paint colors pop and darkened the background

Used:

  • Brightness/Contrast adjustments
  • Exposure Adjustments
  • Vibrance Adjustments
  • Levels Adjustments

 

 

2016-07-21_23-02-50 photoshopped out the stick

Edited out the pin stick

Used:

  • Content Aware Fill
  • Healing Brush
  • Clone Stamp

 

This photo came out ok and I am putting it into my portfolio, under, wait for it… Paint.
Next time I will try to light the background better, and not stab the pin stick so far into the photo.
This reminds me of a splash screen when your loading Photoshop.
If your reading this Adobe you can have the rights for $1 million. Oh and can you work on Lightroom’s processing speed? Thank you.