U.S. CitiesCity-Data Forum Index
Covid-19 Information Page
Go Back   City-Data Forum > General Forums > Photography
 [Register]
Please register to participate in our discussions with 2 million other members - it's free and quick! Some forums can only be seen by registered members. After you create your account, you'll be able to customize options and access all our 15,000 new posts/day with fewer ads.
View detailed profile (Advanced) or search
site with Google Custom Search

Search Forums  (Advanced)
 
Old 03-07-2010, 04:21 PM
 
82,973 posts, read 80,443,900 times
Reputation: 58935

Advertisements

with winter winding down we too a ride to the queens botanical gardens here in nyc and then over to the roslynn duck pond.

not much to take photos of this time of year so we kind of resorted to anything that made a nice photo.

http://mm-photography.smugmug.com/Other/QUEENS-BOTONICAL-GARDENS/MCJ8297/804701277_8wqzE-X2.jpg (broken link)



http://mm-photography.smugmug.com/Other/QUEENS-BOTONICAL-GARDENS/MCJ83241/804701869_2bxyh-X2.jpg (broken link)

http://mm-photography.smugmug.com/Other/QUEENS-BOTONICAL-GARDENS/MCJ8354/804702572_tfNyP-X2.jpg (broken link)

http://mm-photography.smugmug.com/Other/QUEENS-BOTONICAL-GARDENS/MCJ83912345/804703781_h9sHW-X2.jpg (broken link)

http://mm-photography.smugmug.com/Other/QUEENS-BOTONICAL-GARDENS/MCJ84656789tonemapped/804705926_DpNxt-X2.jpg (broken link)

http://mm-photography.smugmug.com/Other/QUEENS-BOTONICAL-GARDENS/MCJ84312345/804705252_Nueju-X2.jpg (broken link)

http://mm-photography.smugmug.com/Other/QUEENS-BOTONICAL-GARDENS/MCJ8501orig/804706795_HnkJo-X2.jpg (broken link)
Rate this post positively Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message

 
Old 03-07-2010, 05:03 PM
 
Location: Venice, Fl
1,497 posts, read 3,194,721 times
Reputation: 1412
I really like the water wheel pic Mathjak. The wall and the water falling from the top of the wheel really draw me in. Ive always been fascinated with those old mills and such, we had several back home the use to be wood mills. Nice shot
Rate this post positively Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
 
Old 03-07-2010, 05:26 PM
 
Location: West Coast of Florida
1,439 posts, read 2,618,545 times
Reputation: 2175
Nice photos mathjak. Looks like spring is almost in the air in NYC.
Rate this post positively Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
 
Old 03-08-2010, 02:57 AM
 
82,973 posts, read 80,443,900 times
Reputation: 58935
the wall came out pretty good. the lighting was such that i tried it as an hdr, wasnt happy with that so i tried it as a 5 photo fusion as well, not bad but the normal picture came out the cleanest.

even though i could get the hdr to look just about the same as the origional using tone compressor and not detail enhancer in photomatix the origional had sharper lines in the brick.

as long as the dynamic range of the picture fit in the cameras range i saw no need to go hdr on this one.

the one with the ducks and building is 5 exposures merged. just no way the camera could capture it all and going hdr was a must. my eye had no problem capturing the entire scene but the cameras range just couldnt capture what i could see so it took multiple exposures merged to do what my eye does normally. that scene had every shade from black to white

Last edited by mathjak107; 03-08-2010 at 04:08 AM..
Rate this post positively Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Please register to post and access all features of our very popular forum. It is free and quick. Over $68,000 in prizes has already been given out to active posters on our forum. Additional giveaways are planned.

Detailed information about all U.S. cities, counties, and zip codes on our site: City-data.com.


Reply
Please update this thread with any new information or opinions. This open thread is still read by thousands of people, so we encourage all additional points of view.

Quick Reply
Message:

Over $104,000 in prizes was already given out to active posters on our forum and additional giveaways are planned!

Go Back   City-Data Forum > General Forums > Photography
Similar Threads
Follow City-Data.com founder on our Forum or

All times are GMT -6.

© 2005-2020, Advameg, Inc. · Please obey Forum Rules · Terms of Use and Privacy Policy · Bug Bounty

City-Data.com - Contact Us - Archive 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26, 27, 28, 29, 30, 31, 32, 33, 34, 35, 36, 37 - Top