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This is the second shot from the Sony SLT-A99 and, as you'll see if you've already taken a look at the original, the processing was quite extensive: involving a change to the overall tone and a massive increase in contrast, particularly along the horizon (the curve was almost vertical for this section). It did need some noise reduction – there's no way you can expect to make such radical changes without introducing some noise – but on the whole I was very impressed with the quality of data in the original file.

As always, let me know what you think

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4.41pm on 20/10/12
Sony SLT-A99
Sony 24-70mm f/2.8 Carl Zeiss T*
50mm
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200
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N5355.581'
W301.654'
 
3x2 + camera [Sony A99] + fylde coast [scenic] + show the original