View Full Version : Critique & Opinion - PP & BW image

09-14-2009, 12:42 PM
Hubby & I took the kids to Misquamicut the day Hurricane Bill was off shore... took quite a few pics, but I loved this one the best.. unfortunately, my ISO was set @ 400 and I didn't use a flash to fill in the kids
Aperture:f/11.0 - Focal Length:18 mm - ISO Speed:400


I decided to play around with it and create a very dramatic black & white:


I was given an opinion that is was overly done & should have just used the channel mixer to create a nice black & white. This was my result when I did:


On the 2nd one I also went back and removed some of the noise that was present:


I posted this because I respect everyone's opinions and am honestly in awe of other people's work that I do see here on this website..... so, comments/critiques? I do understand that art is in the eye of the beholder, so no worries!

thanks much ~ Ginger