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Again very fine. Did you use a polarizing filter for this one? Or filters applied in post processing?
Thanks. No, no filters. All PP done in Capture One, which I much prefer to Adobe products.
Thanks, Paul, same here. C1, and as I am using Fujifilm cameras, my starting point would be Acros with the red filter. Or choose C1’s BW and darken the sky using the colour filters there.
I’m a Fuji shooter, too and I usually adjust the B&W sliders individually rather than use one of the film modes or a C1 preset, unless I’m in a hurry. If I want to “shoot” B&W I usually select Acros with the red filter in camera.
I think I should experiment more with C1‘s colour filter sliders in the BW mode. But I guess we are drifting into BW techniques here. 🙂
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