|Shades of Gray|
I created this image with the idea of featuring the important elements of the Mississippi River, the Crescent City Connection (Greater New Orleans Bridge) and the mid-morning sky. I first processed this image as a color image and I felt nothing. But, when I processed it in Nik Software’s Silver Efex Pro 2 as a black and white image it elevated my interest to an acceptable level. When an image is not working for you in post-processing you should consider using another approach.
You can learn more about the Crescent City Connection at Wikipedia.
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Metadata: Nikon D3 with a Nikon NIKKOR AF-S 24-120mm f/2.8G lens, Exposer: 1/800s at f/6.3, IOS: 400, Focal Length: 55mm, Exposure Mode: Aperture Priority, Exposure Bias: 0.00 EV, Metering Mode: Matrix, Filter: Ultra Violet, Subject Distance: Infinity, Lighting: Natural Daylight, Date: 01/17/2012 at 9:51 am, Post Processing: Adobe Photoshop CS5 & Nik Software - Silver Efex Pro 2
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