Thursday, February 23, 2012

Poughkeepsie in B&W

I didn't get any great shots from this weekend's visit to the Walkway Over the Hudson, but I did see this one tree that looked like it should be in a picture.  The regular shot didn't do it much justice:

But stick it into Lightroom for a minute, slide some settings around and blammo!  A half-decent picture kinda emerges, maybe:

I like seeing before and after versions of pictures that people screwed around with in a photo editor, so forgive me for assuming that the reader(s) of this blog might, too.


  1. That is very cool. That looks like a great photo editing program!

    1. Thanks! It's fun to fiddle around with. I know this shot's not bound for the Smithsonian, but there's something old-timey-looking about it that I like.