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Game night: NEX-5 vs Vancouver Canucks.

Discussion in 'Sony' started by rcubed, Jan 26, 2011.

  1. rcubed

    rcubed Rookie

    Nov 23, 2010
    Took the NEX to a hockey game last night.
    For whatever reason, I was not allowed to use a lens longer than 50mm.

    "Our goalie Roberto Luongo right before making the save"
    Click for Higher res

    This was shot with a Canon FD 50mm ƒ1.4.

    The shot itself was pretty boring so I went ahead with some faux HDR. I relocated the puck to give it more "action". The puck was originally pretty much inside the glove.

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  2. BBW

    BBW Administrator Emeritus

    Jul 7, 2010
    betwixt and between
    I like it! The grittiness and colors, or lack thereof, give this a really tough look which is perfect for the game. Interesting about relocating the puck - is that via photoshop?

    It's definitely worth seeing in its larger size!:2thumbs:
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  3. rcubed

    rcubed Rookie

    Nov 23, 2010
    Yup everything done with photoshop. :) 
    I have a bunch of new equipment coming in the mail. Cant wait to try it all out. :) 
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  4. facinating edit

    The before and after are an interesting contrast. The original is ok, but all that white kind of washes out the photo.

    The photoshopped version is much easier to look at and as said, gives a bit of dimension and character to the pic.
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  5. TraamisVOS

    TraamisVOS Hall of Famer

    Nov 29, 2010
    Melboune, Australia
    I really like the look of the 'after' pic. It's got more life in it.
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