Image taken Thursday, September 12, 2013. Posted Friday, November 15, 2013
License: CC-BY-NC-SA (What does this mean?)

A group of people relaxing on a grassed area, in the sun

Location:

Brisbane City
General location: Australia, South-East Queensland

The Setup:

A group of people relaxing in Post Office Square, Brisbane. The council have put out deck chairs for the general public - first in, best rested.

The camera & lens:

Camera: Canon EOS 650D
Lens: Canon EF 75-300mm f/4-5.6 III USM @ 130mm
Filters: Polariser
Exposure: 1/250" @ f/7.1, ISO 400 (0/1)

Post processing:

Lightroom 5 -

  1. Convert to B&W (with auto channel mixing)
  2. Presence: Highlights -50, shadows +60, black clipping -20, clarity +25
  3. Curves: Lights +60, darks +15
  4. Auto upright perspective correction

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2 Responses to “Brisbane Post Office Square”

  1. Al Warren

    Like an underpopulated Occupy event 😉 Nice in B&W but I can't help but think the colour would have added to the sub-tropical appeal of the scene.

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