- October 3, 2019 at 8:11 am #420920
- October 3, 2019 at 3:00 pm #420952Dahlia AmbroseKeymaster
Lovely light and colours Gerald 🙂
- October 3, 2019 at 5:49 pm #420964
Thank you, Dahlia
- October 5, 2019 at 2:38 pm #421125
- October 5, 2019 at 2:42 pm #421126
The new photo shows Canning Dock at Blue Hour turning Black and White. I don’t like the halo around the clock face – it was there in the colour photo but it looks worse in monochrome. I’m wondering if it’s an artefact caused by the f/16 choice of focal length which is otherwise effective in causing the starbursts around the street lights!!
- October 6, 2019 at 9:30 pm #421203bethParticipant
i like the color version the best, but prefer the crop of the second. the halo around the clock face isn’t a big deal, but you have some odd black halos around the buildings in the b&w. otherwise i like the contrasty tones in the b&w.
i don’t think the halo around the clock face is caused by the aperture. it’s likely just the light from the clock face bleeding onto the surrounding wall.
- This reply was modified 6 months ago by beth.
- October 18, 2019 at 1:33 am #422282
Beth. I’ve only just caught up with your helpful comment. I hadn’t noticed the halos around the black buildings in the b&w. They weren’t there in the colour. Maybe something I caused when I desaturated the colours in Lightroom.
- November 10, 2019 at 5:27 am #424466
I revisited this place this week for the Liverpool River of Light festival – lots of colour to see in the various buildings and installations but, while there, I had another go at the Canning Dock. I stuck with colour because it was night rather than blue hour and there was lots of colour to see.
- November 10, 2019 at 11:40 am #424530PatrickParticipant
Nice shot Gerald , well worth your revisit mate.
- November 10, 2019 at 6:16 pm #424566
Thanks a lot for that encouragement.
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