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Old Feb 6, 2010, 12:01 PM   #1
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We are turning the extra room into a nursery complete with fresh paint and crown moulding. After numerous unsuccessful tries by me, Carrie became the coping queen.

One thing I couldnt' figure out how to do in ps elements 4 is reduce the highlight on her forehead. I am hoping I can do this with the latest ps elements that I am getting this weekend. I originally thought it would make a good biweekly shootout candidate but it didn't really fit that classic silhouette shot.
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Old Feb 6, 2010, 3:30 PM   #2
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those highlights are clipped, the color information is just not there, nothing can bring those back.

but still, this is a good shot, i like the mono treatment and the strong contrasts. i think you could have cropped a bit off the left maybe.
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Old Feb 6, 2010, 4:28 PM   #3
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What Hards said. The blown highlights aren't as big a distraction with b&w. I couldn't figure out how to bring out the figure more (thought it got a bit lost in a way) until hards brought up cropping the left side - I think that would fix what was bothering me. A nice picture, I like it.
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