That is one other submit about going with the circulation. You might keep in mind, I deliberate to exit and seize Milky Approach sky over the purple rocks of Sedona. My cloud app stated skies would clear. They did. Over my head. Sadly, to the south and west clouds lined my goal. So, pivot I did and tried a unique plan.
Panoramic captures and processing
I moved to shoot the horizon as a panorama. In my head I modified to an artwork piece. The start begins with the seize. A panoramic head is useful in getting the pictures and having them mix collectively simpler within the software program.
Photoshop means that you can invoke a number of mapping strategies which may result in higher, or worse, stitching outcomes. I virtually at all times begin with the Auto choice. Many instances it is going to return a fantastic outcome. If the ensuing stitching is lower than passable it’s time to attempt some completely different settings.
Beneath the Auto setting you’ll discover further tic packing containers. I normally begin with checking all of them. That led to the primary outcome above. I used to be shocked on the end result as the pictures have been photographed with a panoramic head. Utilizing a panoramic head normally makes it simple for the software program to return a great outcome.
Redoing the Photomerge, this time with the Geometric Distortion field unchecked, I bought the panoramic used to finish my picture.
However that led me to experiment with different mapping strategies. You possibly can see these experimental outcomes under. I extremely advocate getting in to your software program experimenting and taking part in. I do know I’ve discovered rather a lot simply by asking, “What if I did this? Or, that with numerous settings?”
An artwork article follows
Keep tuned for 2 further articles with this sequence, all about photographing with a plan, however ending with a unique outcome. I pushed the pictures one step additional using Photoshop’s Mix Modes and textures to create a creative look.
Yours in Inventive Pictures, Bob