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Old Apr 1, 2012, 12:50 PM   #1
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Default Slot Canyon - A Study in Black & White

I decided to try some conversion on a few of my slot canyon shots...

All converted with Topaz B&W Plugin for CS3...used Classic "Grained"

The last two are my favorites...

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Old Apr 1, 2012, 2:25 PM   #2
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What striking photographs! They almost look like some kind of abstract art paintings. Nice tonal quality to all of them. Almost like they have a kinda creamy look dream-like quality about them.

I have a hard time picking favorites, but I think that my picks would be numbers 2, 3, and 4, but there is not a bad one in the bunch.
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Old Apr 1, 2012, 2:31 PM   #3
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Fine pictures; the B&W conversion is great.

You did a great job with your camera Jim.
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Old Apr 2, 2012, 10:21 AM   #4
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Beautifully pictures, everyone of them.
You made a very fine job Jim!
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I'm not a big fan of B&W but these are well done - the conversion makes them abstract which is a great effect.
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Old Apr 2, 2012, 1:33 PM   #6
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When I think of slt canyons I think of the beauty of colour and light. B&W for them doesn't work for "me." Good shots though.
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