Fix-It Friday

One last Fix-It Friday before my vacation to the Florida Keys TOMORROW!!  This week's photo had some white balance issues and was underexposed.

Original Image from I Heart Faces:

My first "normal" edit:

My second edit with a little more flare:

Finally, a black and white conversion (my personal favorite for this image):

candacesoon  – (May 7, 2010 at 10:05 AM)  

Love your edits! The b&w is my fav for this photo too.

Ashley Sisk  – (May 7, 2010 at 10:10 AM)  

Yeah, I love your bw conversion!

100thingsin365days  – (May 7, 2010 at 10:14 AM)  

The b/w conversion is fantastic!! Beautiful!!

Ally  – (May 7, 2010 at 11:17 AM)  

I love the bw conversion too! Do you have a link to how you get a great BW?

Meredith  – (May 7, 2010 at 12:11 PM)  

I love the black and white for this shot!

Tara  – (May 7, 2010 at 1:33 PM)  

I love the B&W and the middle edit!

Carrie  – (May 8, 2010 at 7:49 AM)  

Love your fixes - especially the BW!

Genevieve @ Adventures in Suburbia  – (May 19, 2010 at 5:33 PM)  

I love the bw conversion. Do you have any suggestions for doing bw in CS4/5? I am trying to get better at it but not having so much luck....

Melissa Scott  – (May 25, 2010 at 8:23 AM)  

Genevieve - I haven't played with CS5 at all...but for CS4, I generally use B&W actions from TRA (Totally Rad Actions). A bit of a cop out, but they are always a good starting point for me, and then I'll go into the curve and adjust it to my liking.

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