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Showing posts from November, 2015

Four variations (with ON1 Photo 10)

My review of ON1 Photo 10 should be up soon at Macworld. In the meantime I wanted to share a few images and a couple extra comments.

The photo I'm playing with here, of the Capitol building in Washington, D.C., was taken in early 2015 with an Olympus OM-D E-M1 with the Olympus 25mm f1.8 lens. All of the images were converted from ORF raw and processed entirely in ON1 Photo 10. I often use DxO Optics Pro for initial conversions but did not do so with these images, partly because the whole point was to see what I could do in ON1 Photo—and, I hasten to say, what I could do in ON1 Photo without having to be an expert. Which I am not.

The images may be viewed larger (recommended) on my Flickr account, here:

And now, for something completely different, a simple jeu d'esprit making use of layers and masks to suggest that the dome of the Capitol can be opened on a hinge.

Masking around the scaffolding on the dome wasn't…