Saguaro National Park
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sbruno
Registered: May 28, 2006
Total Posts: 581
Country: United States

Caught this one last week during a family Arizona x-mas break. Would welcome any advice on processing, etc.

Steve

http://www.stevebrunophotography.com/img/s2/v71/p1364328830-5.jpg



AMaji
Registered: Apr 19, 2012
Total Posts: 2484
Country: United States

There are experts here who can help you better. I will take the sky off and make it some kind of panorama format and pull the shadows a bit and punch up the contrast.



sbruno
Registered: May 28, 2006
Total Posts: 581
Country: United States

Here's another work-up of the image using Nik Silver Efex Pro...

http://www.stevebrunophotography.com/img/s2/v71/p1364643724-5.jpg



Tim Knutson
Registered: Sep 09, 2007
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Country: United States

The black and white is much better in my opinion. But you have to have one of those big prickly things in the picture. I think its the law.



Irishman
Registered: Jan 05, 2013
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Country: United States

Agree with Tim---you need a foreground element and the parks namesake would have been great.



Matt Tilghman
Registered: Dec 02, 2006
Total Posts: 2583
Country: United States

Nice work Steve, I much prefer the black and white