Here we encounter “Pink Hour” on a warm summer night, long forgotten on New Years eve in the frozen north.

SOOCs

(Straight Out Of Camera)

EXIF:

Nikon D810
Nikon 24-70mm f/2.8
f/8
32mm
400 ISO

5 shots 10 seconds to 160 seconds

Lightroomed

  • Merged 5 photos to HDR

 

Photoshopped

I felt like trying something different today so looked up a good tutorial on landscape editing in Photoshop, I landed on a Phlearn video:

I used about half of the tips on here that applied to my sunset to get:

 

Final Thoughts

I tried to clone out or motion blur the hedges that were moved by the waves on the shore, but blurring didn’t look real, and cloning them out seamed to be missing something.

Phlearn is a lot of fun when you know enough about Photoshop to follow, but its so much easier to just mess with Lightroom and get a slightly lower quality photo in under a minute. Plus, laziness…

Other Shots

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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