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Pre-screening: WingsFan

Sun Jun 25, 2017 2:14 pm

Here is an image I am thinking of submitting to this site. This was shot in jpeg and processed as such.
I will appreciate any feedback .

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Re: Pre-screening: WingsFan

Sun Jun 25, 2017 2:51 pm

Hello,
I think it needs more contrast and ... a bit of Blurry i think.
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Re: Pre-screening: WingsFan

Sun Jun 25, 2017 4:00 pm

HarryLi wrote:
Hello,
I think it needs more contrast and ... a bit of Blurry i think.
Cheers,
Harry


Where exactly is blurriness ? Would sharpening it slightly more help?
 
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Re: Pre-screening: WingsFan

Sun Jun 25, 2017 4:26 pm

Image 2 : Another one for consideration.
Thanks

ImageDSC_7140-Edit-1 by WingsFan, on Flickr
 
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Sun Jun 25, 2017 4:32 pm

WingsFan wrote:
HarryLi wrote:
Hello,
I think it needs more contrast and ... a bit of Blurry i think.
Cheers,
Harry


Where exactly is blurriness ? Would sharpening it slightly more help?

Not quite sure about it . The title and the windows line seem to be Blurry ... If they are indeed blurry it would be hard to fixi guess.
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Re: Pre-screening: WingsFan

Sun Jun 25, 2017 8:15 pm

Need the full size of the LH before any editing to really see if there is any blur.

BA: (not on a good display) but looks slightly OS on the titles to me.
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Re: Pre-screening: WingsFan

Sun Jun 25, 2017 9:00 pm

B747: overexposed, blurry (titles, windows, aft fuselage), low contrast
B777: A bit bright, but otherwise not that bad
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Re: Pre-screening: WingsFan

Wed Jun 28, 2017 5:14 pm

airkas1 wrote:
B747: overexposed, blurry (titles, windows, aft fuselage), low contrast
B777: A bit bright, but otherwise not that bad


Thanks kas!

I touched the 777 per your comments and submitted for upload. My first one, hopefully.
Do you now how long it typically takes these days for a review?
 
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Thu Jun 29, 2017 2:44 am

WingsFan wrote:
airkas1 wrote:
B747: overexposed, blurry (titles, windows, aft fuselage), low contrast
B777: A bit bright, but otherwise not that bad


Thanks kas!

I touched the 777 per your comments and submitted for upload. My first one, hopefully.
Do you now how long it typically takes these days for a review?


http://www.airliners.net/user/photo-corner

This will tell you about the current screening situation. It's a bit on the long side right now at around 12-13 days.
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Re: Pre-screening: WingsFan

Thu Jun 29, 2017 3:48 am

One more from the same session. Comments will be appreciated.
Is it too yellow? or are the clouds making me feel that way?
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Thu Jun 29, 2017 4:04 am

Another one... Same day different location.
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Re: Pre-screening: WingsFan

Thu Jun 29, 2017 7:27 am

Air France's colour seems okay, though it is overexposed at the nose and slightly oversharpened at the titles. Air Canada seems fine to me.

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Thu Jun 29, 2017 9:18 am

The color of Air France seems ok and the exposure i think should be ok but ... you'd better reduce a little bit in case of OE as i have the same situation before. Regarding to the Canada , it seems ok for me , nice one.

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Re: Pre-screening: WingsFan

Fri Jun 30, 2017 11:10 pm

What do you think about this one? I only added minor sharpening. I am afraid to add sharpening for the fear of jaggies.
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Sat Jul 01, 2017 12:32 am

Weather looks okay to me. I'm on my phone though so not the best display to look at it on.
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Sat Jul 01, 2017 8:30 am

Weather looks more than okay to me as we, but I am sure you meant something else, Len ;-)
Sharpening looks okay to me and I 'd say this shot is passable.

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Sat Jul 01, 2017 1:13 pm

Nice one . The sharpness is ok for me but it is a bit high in frame i think. But just my personal opinion~
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Mon Jul 03, 2017 10:50 pm

Air France: Clouds OK, but looks blurry to me
Air Canada: Clouds OK, rest looks ok to me too
Westjet: Seems a little marginal quality, but sharpening-wise it's probably the best it can be without overdoing it. Can you explain your workflow when it comes to sharpening? Perhaps we can give some more pointers.
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Re: Pre-screening: WingsFan

Sat Jul 08, 2017 4:10 am

Only for the westjet, I used Nik Sharpner Pro instead of USM. Everything else is like this. Frame> Level>Dust Check> Select everything else except aircraft> reverse selection + grow 1 px> Shapen > Resize> jpeg
 
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Re: Pre-screening: WingsFan

Sat Jul 08, 2017 5:46 am

Here is another one for your comments.
No Nik Sharpening here. Just USM

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Sat Jul 08, 2017 6:35 am

I haven't used Nik Sharpen before . And when i edit photos of aircraft i only sharpen them by using the USM Sharpen or Smart Sharpen in Photoshop. I think they are enough ~ and i think these 2 functions is good enough ( I am not familiar to other sharpen tool ) .

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Re: Pre-screening: WingsFan

Sun Jul 09, 2017 12:03 am

HarryLi wrote:
I haven't used Nik Sharpen before . And when i edit photos of aircraft i only sharpen them by using the USM Sharpen or Smart Sharpen in Photoshop. I think they are enough ~ and i think these 2 functions is good enough ( I am not familiar to other sharpen tool ) .

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Right. Even I used the nik sharpener for the first time. I guess I will stick to USM . What do you think about the P51 Mustang?
 
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Sun Jul 09, 2017 1:08 am

WingsFan wrote:
HarryLi wrote:
I haven't used Nik Sharpen before . And when i edit photos of aircraft i only sharpen them by using the USM Sharpen or Smart Sharpen in Photoshop. I think they are enough ~ and i think these 2 functions is good enough ( I am not familiar to other sharpen tool ) .

Cheers,
Harry


Right. Even I used the nik sharpener for the first time. I guess I will stick to USM . What do you think about the P51 Mustang?


I am not quite sure. But it seems a bit of soft for me. :roll:
And i can see a dirty spot in the sky, you can use Equalize in Photoshop to check. Besides, it seems that this one has slight halo especially around the aircrew.
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Re: Pre-screening: WingsFan

Sun Jul 09, 2017 3:14 am

Don't really think it is soft. That dirty spot though is definitely there though.

One more thing I notice is you have a 1pixel border around the image. Might be something that you did in your workflow?
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Re: Pre-screening: WingsFan

Tue Jul 18, 2017 4:24 am

Getting back to the westjet above, I re-did using normal sharpening using USM . What do you think? Is it worth pursuing ?

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