photo sharing and upload picture albums photo forums search pictures popular photos photography help login
Isabel Cutler | all galleries >> Sony DSC F-717 Pictures > This Morning's Sunrise
previous | next
This Mornings Sunrise

This Morning's Sunrise

Grabbed the camera when I caught this...since light changes quickly at dawn. P mode, -EV to enhance color. Post processing: resize down, saturation further sharpening other than +1 in camera. Update: I now keep the sharpening at minus one. I prefer now to do my sharpening in Photoshop (now that I've learning more about editing and sharpening).

Sony Cybershot
1/125s f/4.0 at 9.7mm iso200 full exif

other sizes: small medium original
comment | share
Isabel Cutler27-Nov-2005 14:28
Thank you, C. J.
I noticed I had used +1 sharpening in the camera. This picture was taken in 2002. I now know a lot more about sharpening and keep the Sony at minus 1 sharpness, preferring to sharpen in Photoshop.
CJ Morgan27-Nov-2005 08:49
Good catch Isabel. And you're quite right... around dawn,
the light changes extremely quick. Indeed, sometimes, by
the time I've set up my tripod, the moment I wanted to
shoot was already evolving into something else, or
gone entirely. Dawn light changes extremely quick.