Where do we go now?

This is the first of weekly posts written directly on this site to replace my weekly #floralfriday posts over on Google Plus. If you’re not familiar with the theme it’s as simple as it sounds: Post a flower picture every Friday. The idea on Google Plus was curated for a long time between 4 users: Eustace James, Beth Akerman, Kiki Nelson and Tamara Pruessner. Most of them have left now, especially as Google Plus is slowly getting close to shutting down.

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Happy New Year G+

Your days may be numbered so I won’t list the platitudes that usually come with new year wishes instead I will say thank you for 7 1/2 years of good company on a platform that allowed some of us to bloom creatively.

To everyone else, wherever you go next may your paths be filled with adventures full of joy, peace and growth.

+FloralFriday is curated by +Eustace James (other curators have already left the ship)

#floralfriday #floralphotography #flowers #flowerphotography #hqspflowers

Happy New Year G+

Your days may be numbered so I won’t list the platitudes that usually come with new year wishes instead I will say thank you for 7 1/2 years of good company on a platform that allowed some of us to bloom creatively.

To everyone else, wherever you go next may your paths be filled with adventures full of joy, peace and growth.

+FloralFriday is curated by +Eustace James (other curators have already left the ship)

#floralfriday

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The River Tweed, Peebles, Scottish Borders

This picture took me a while to process, I somehow wasn't able to get my usual HDR software to work until recently. But I am glad I took my time with this as the end result is rather nice.

A few photo tips I learnt on this while preparing my shots for HDR.
> Make sure all exposures have no over or under exposed areas left, even in the +2 and -2 exposures.

> Remove all chromatic aberrations as these don't merge very well and tend to become quite visible in the end result

With that in mind I think I might revisit previous HDR shots and see if I can improve on them.

The River Tweed, Peebles, Scottish Borders

This picture took me a while to process, I somehow wasn’t able to get my usual HDR software to work until recently. But I am glad I took my time with this as the end result is rather nice.

A few photo tips I learnt on this while preparing my shots for HDR.
– Make sure all exposures have no over or under exposed areas left, even in the +2 and -2 exposures
– Remove all chromatic aberrations as these

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