|Canon 1Ds MkII, Canon 100-400mm IS USM lens, 1/1,000th sec, f/7, 400mm at ISO 500. Distance to subject: > 4m. Shot in RAW, converted to greyscale, levels adjusted, converted to RGB, then a 7% blue filter applied to counteract warm tones.|
Wednesday, 8 February 2012
Blackbird (black and white)
Blackbird images I think – perhaps unsurprisingly – suit a monochrome approach, the bird's subtle markings brought out beautifully when allowed the certain sheen that black and white can achieve. The accidental vignetting was achieved by shooting through camouflage netting!