Just an experiment in GIMP with a stock photo I found

Retro/cold version here: http://www.23hq.com/brunomiguel/photo/2889900



5 comments so far...

Jordi Funollet January 24, 2008, 09:52 PM
And the experiment is...?
Bruno Miguel January 24, 2008, 09:57 PM
Apply blur to the background and try to enhance the colours without creating noise. And try to give it a relly basic HDR look.
Serge Gielkens January 29, 2008, 12:26 AM
I do not know the original photo, but the foreground object is definitely catching the eye: sharp and vivid colours.

I would cut off the red part on the left. Especially its red colour distracts.

Why do you want to achieve an HDR effect? Just for the fun of it or do you have something in mind?

Bruno Miguel January 29, 2008, 11:34 AM
Only for the fun of it. And because, at the time, I had a lot of free time.
MyWorld February 17, 2008, 01:30 PM
I have to comment here...
I'm with Serge, cut off that red piece in the left, re-upload and you will have a near perfect picture.

One of the best I have yet seen, very well done there Bruno!





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