Welcome back to the One Four Challenge! The month-long break is over and it is time to get back to editing. For September’s challenge, I decided to go with a picture of a boat that sits downtown in the fishing town of Apalachicola, Florida.
Here is the original:
For the first edit of the month, I decided to make the photo a bit more dramatic. To get this look, I basically desaturated the photo slightly over 50 percent and then pushed up the contrast by 60 percent. For an added touch, I decreased the details, or focus, some to give the photo a softer look.
Here is the end result:
What do you think? What would you recommend?
Feel free to comment and critique. I don’t get my feelings hurt easily but rather enjoy honest feedback and ideas. I find it the best way to learn new things and gauge what draws others’ attention.
Make sure you check out the host of the One Four Challenge. Robyn always has some great information and some amazing photography. For this week’s edit, just click here.