Tuesday, December 16, 2008

Snap

OK. Here is one action shot from Sundays pro football game at Reliant Stadium between the Houston Texans and Tennessee Titans.

Title: "Snap"


Camera / Lens: Canon 40D / Canon 100-400mm zoom
Post-processing: Photoshop CS3 > Duplicate Background Layer > Topaz Adjust Plugin "Color Blast" preset plus some increased Details > Merge Visable to New Layer > High Pass sharpening > Merge Visable to New Layer > Curves Adjustment Layer for increased overall contast > Merge Visable to New Layer > Virtual Photographer Plugin "Sepia" preset @ 88% opacity > Merge Visable to New Layer > Texturizer Burlap > Merge Visable to New Layer > Distort Lens Correction Vignette > Curves Adjustment Layer for increased overall contrast

4 comments:

Brian Bastinelli said...

Cool Shot Barry. I like the texture and tone to the image. It creates a cool look and feel.

Nice job.

Barry Armer said...

Thanks Brian!

It's tough to get very creative taking photos of the actual game so I wanted to have some fun with the post-processing!

Cheers!
Barry

Larry Patrick Photography said...

I like how you finished this one. For some reason, it just works. Nice photo!

Barry Armer said...

Thanks Patrick!

Cheers!
Barry