Category Archives: Red filter

Valle Crucis Monastery 2

Valle Crucus Abbey 2, originally uploaded by foto-art. Valle Crucis Monastery, near Llangollen in North Wales. This is the Latin name for ‘Vale of the Cross’ and the Monastery, founded in 1200/1201 by Madoc ap Gruffydd for the Cistercian order, … Continue reading

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Lone tree – Photoshop auto contrast turorial

Lone tree, originally uploaded by foto-art. Lone tree near Rode Heath, South Cheshire, England. This was taken with a red filter to enhance contrast. Sometimes the images come out a little flat – lacking in contrast. With almost every picture … Continue reading

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Dead tree – Landscape as self-portrait of the photographer

Dead tree, originally uploaded by foto-art. Dead tree near Rode Heath, South Cheshire, England. What does that mean? ‘A landscape as a self-portrait of the photographer’. I indicated earlier that you could save yourself hundreds of pounds or dollars by … Continue reading

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Old tree

Old tree, originally uploaded by foto-art. Tree and fence near Rode Heath, South Cheshire, England. Once again a red filter was used for this shot.

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Branches

Branches, originally uploaded by foto-art. Tree branches. Another shot using black and white mode and a red filter to enhance contrast.

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Sand dune grass

sand dune grass, originally uploaded by foto-art. Sand dune grass at Formby Point, England. This shot is about texture as well as shape. Notice that the main tuft of grass is positioned one third in from the right. Its top … Continue reading

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Sand dune posts

sand dune posts, originally uploaded by foto-art. Sand dune posts at Formby Point. This shot was taken in black and white mode using a red filter to increase contrast. Composition-Wise, the line of posts lead the eye in from the … Continue reading

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