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Old 02-20-2007, 02:57 AM   #10
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Originally Posted by Fotaugrafee, Ink.
Probably been mentioned, but too much contrast between white sky/snow and the dark hillside, IMO. Not enough balance between the two.

I like the touch that the switch & bowhandle offer, though.
Too much in the sense that the problem is not correctable because of the nature of the scene, or in the sense that I should make another go of it?

I swear, I struggle so much with contrast. It took years before I even figured out that +5 contrast, -5 brightness, is the very first thing I should do on 90% of my shots. I still haven't caught up.

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