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Barbara Read and Fred Schaad | all galleries >> Canadian Landscapes >> British Columbia > Fisgard Light
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Fisgard Light
May 2005 Barbara Read

Fisgard Light

Victoria, BC

This image was taken back in 2005, on a trip to Victoria, BC. I liked the color version, but really
liked how the conversion to B&W added a lot of drama to the sky. Slide was scanned and file
tweaked in PSCS2. (I worked on this a long time ago, but never successfully got rid of a color cast in
the shadow area. I came across the file again today and played around with it and got better results.)

Image was converted to B&W using Fred Miranda's B&W Workflow Pro plug-in. I then played around with
the middle slider in Levels to fine tune tones and add more drama to the sky.

Canon EOS Elan 7 ,Canon EF 17-40mm f/4L USM ,Fujichrome Velvia
Tripod, Av Priority, Moose Peterson Warming Polarizer full exif

other sizes: small medium original
Anna Pagnacco11-May-2009 21:32
Splendid! ( V ) Anna
omer1207-Jun-2008 17:52
I love that!!!
Bang Truong08-May-2008 06:16
what a great photo. Very dramtic sky !
Keith Rankin14-Jan-2008 05:37
Awesome, especially in B&W, luv lighthouses! ~V
globalgadabout28-Jun-2007 14:30
B&W works well on this one....and good composition to locate the lighthouse in the landscape it serves
william mahan01-Mar-2007 02:21
This is the kind of picture that you hang on the wall and enjoy...Ilike it a lot.