Great Blue Herons (Three Photographs)

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Great blue herons are impressive birds and I wanted to see how I could work with the backgrounds to make the birds stand out (using masks and adjustments in Tonality CK and Lightroom). Overall I am pleased having tried out various options. In terms of darkening the background using contrast, highlights and exposure using the highlights was the best option in my view. Masking in Tonality and Lightroom is not as easy as in Photoshop but I am working at learning the tools.



6 responses

  1. Excellent clarity and wonderful in monochrome, Victor. Love how the branches frame your shot in the second.


    December 10, 2016 at 7:04 pm

  2. I really like the last one.


    December 10, 2016 at 10:39 pm

  3. What an expertise. Great pics.


    December 14, 2016 at 4:04 am

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