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Compass Jellyfish 'study'..

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#1 Damo


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Posted 28 July 2013 - 01:21 AM

Hi folks,


A few images of a beautiful jellyfish found in our waters at this time of year.

Did alot of clean up in LightRoom and SilverEfx.


As always, any constructive criticisms greatfully recieved and appreciated




ps. I put in an unedited image- straight out of camera- for comparison.

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Posted 28 July 2013 - 10:30 AM

They are all nice but I really love the last one.  It will get even better when you have time to remove the backscatter.

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#3 Steve Williams

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Posted 28 July 2013 - 10:39 AM

Very nice!  It is begging for a portrait view to my eye. Try flipping it 90, especially the first and third ones.




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