Image taken Monday, August 12, 2013. Posted Monday, September 2, 2013
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A seagull shadow


Seaworld, The Spit, Gold Coast
General location: Australia, South-East Queensland

The Setup:

It's normally a dangerous thing to get under a seagull, but in the bright light they projected good colours through the canvas roof.

The camera & lens:

Camera: Canon EOS 650D
Lens: Sigma 30mm f/1.4 EX-DC @ 30mm
Exposure: 1/3200" @ f/2.2, ISO 100 (0/1)

Post processing:

Lightroom 5 -

  1. Auto upright perspective correction
  2. Manual vertical perspective +8
  3. Presence: Highlights -20, shadows -100, white clipping +45, black clipping -100
  4. Clarity +35, vibrance +65
  5. Luminance: red +95, orange +75

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