16-09-08 Questions: I Have Questions

I went to a photo critique at the B&H Event Space today. I showed one of my favorite in-camera double exposure images from the summer…
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This was a group crit lead by four very talented folks, two from the B&H Event Space and two from the Soho Photo Gallery. Several of them felt it was too green. One suggested de-saturating the image…

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two others suggested taking it into black and white…

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So I figured let us see. You go to crits to learn something and get other’s opinions and ideas, yes? So I thought I would give it a whirl.
Granted, I have not spent a lot of time tweaking the two alternates but I didn’t just push a button and say, enough, either.

I would love to hear anyone’s thoughts on which image they prefer.

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7 responses to “16-09-08 Questions: I Have Questions

  1. I remember this photo from yesterday at B&H. I recall what was said. I think a slight the desaturation could be done in only parts of it which requires some heavy duty Photoshop, masking out areas. Also some changes in contrast. This version here doesn’t work because the tones and patterns are too similar. Just my two cents worth. Hope you don’t mind. I absolutely loved the double exposure picture of the man.

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