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Color and light in street photography

Street Color

More and more you see artistic street photographs in color. This gives them a certain style that was first thought to be achievable only with black and white photography. But dramatic effects can also be achieved with color photography. An…

The making of… Nightswimming

Nightswimming aan het werk

The making of… Nightswimming tells how I came to create the preset for NIK Color Efex that can turn any day situation into a night situation. A link to download the preset can be found at here. As is usually…

Animal Preset for Color Efex

Animal Preset I created once to give my color animal pictures a nice bright look and to display details nicely. With this preset I do work a lot with Control Points, to make effects work locally. It also picks up…

Clouds preset for Color Efex

clouds

Clouds is a preset for Color Efex that I made to give the photo a nice warm look where the clouds stand out nicely without giving them too much contrast and sharpness. Of course it can also be used with…

My Street presets for Color Efex

cleansweep

A number of Street presets that I currently use a lot can now be downloaded. There are six of them, 3 with frames and 3 without frames. In addition, they all have a certain toning and all pick up details…

Street Photography Framed On The Streets

framed

Sometime in September I started a new street photography series called “Framed in the streets”. When you photograph on the streets you already literally put people and situations in a frame and that’s what I did now in the final…

Street Atmosphere for Color Efex

Street Atmosphere

This Street Atmosphere preset has nice nostalgic colors and a glow that allows you to soften certain parts. That is gives a nice dynamic in the photo, you must however control the accents you want with control points. There is…

Apply Street Atmosphere preset

Mmmmm

When I downloaded this preset I had promised to tell a little about the Control Points, how I use them to adjust the preset at points. Most presets don’t need that many adjustments, this one a bit more, depending on…

Soft Street preset for Color Efex

This Soft Street preset has a nice nostalgic color and handles the skin tones well by softening them a bit. This is sometimes desirable, often you want to give the photo a certain style. In the preset you can pick…