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CarlTN

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Re: Rocket Launch shoot with Canon 1dx
« Reply #15 on: July 16, 2013, 05:11:40 PM »
That's got to be a seriously fun gig, and an amazing experience in person.

The shot works, but I think I'd go a lot brighter -- as in, at least a few stops brighter. I'm guessing the rocket is moving pretty slow that close to the ground. I don't see any motion blur at 1/1000s and not much noise at ISO 800 and no signs of too shallow a depth of field at f/6.3, so you had plenty of room to brighten it up.

I've taken the liberty of fooling with it in ACR; attached is my rough interpretation. Obviously, starting with the original raw file instead of a JPEG would give better results.

Cheers,

b&

Nice edit of the shot.  The only time I've done that, I got my head bitten off and ganged up on !!

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« Reply #15 on: July 16, 2013, 05:11:40 PM »

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« Reply #16 on: July 19, 2013, 12:05:40 PM »
Very nice shots in this thread, thank you all!!

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Re: Rocket Launch shoot with Canon 1dx
« Reply #16 on: July 19, 2013, 12:05:40 PM »