On trips I take a lot of photos. Very few make it into my list of favorites.
This photo was a throw away – typical vacation snapshot. Too cluttered, poor composition – just something to keep in the memory book. Here is the before – as shot in camera appearance:
But I was playing with HDR on some of the other photos from this day and played with this one as well. Suddenly this photo took on a life of its own – vibrant color and interest. I thought it would make into a great jigsaw puzzle!.
I printed it on metallic paper for the Tulare County Fair and the colors are stunning – better than the computer screen. It is now a “keeper”
You can see full size photo and others from same day here: Victoria B.C