Feature No.181

Feature No.212

Never tried selective colour before, so here is my first.
This shot was taken at the Bright Rod Show in November 2009. Bright, Victoria, Australia.

Nikon D40x, 18-55mm Nikkor
Auto, as is, hand held


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  • Steven  Agius
    Steven Agiusabout 4 years ago

    This came out great Missy well done for your first attempt.

  • Thanks heaps Steven and for the fav! The Nikon D40x group are having a selective colour challenge. Since I now have photoshop I thought it was a good time to learn how to do it :)

    – MissyD

  • Gabrielle  Hope
    Gabrielle Hopeabout 4 years ago

    Great job Missy, I like it a lot.

  • Thanks so much Gab and for the fav! It wasnt my first choice but Tony thought this one looked better. Its almost like looking through a window :)

    – MissyD

  • SelinaJ
    SelinaJabout 4 years ago

    Very well done, never know it was your firsat attempt!

  • Thanks so much Selina! You learn something new every day, it was easier than I thought it would be :)

    – MissyD

  • Yool
    Yoolabout 4 years ago

    Great find and shot Missy :))

  • Thanks so very much!

    – MissyD

  • BigCatPhotos
    BigCatPhotosabout 4 years ago

    Oh well done!! Great first effort at selective colouring.

  • Thanks heaps! I wasnt sure how large or small the selective colour should be :)

    – MissyD

  • garyt581
    garyt581about 4 years ago

    great photo Missy the selective color and b/w go great together

  • Thanks so much Gary! I just uploaded the other one that I did and now I dont know which one to enter into the challenge.

    – MissyD

  • Sharon House
    Sharon Houseabout 4 years ago

    Looks great Missy – well done my friend with the sc….works very well with this image!

  • Thanks so much Sharon, I thought so too!

    – MissyD

  • Kim McClain Gregal
    Kim McClain Gr...about 4 years ago

    Cool SC work! Love the 456 cap!

  • Thanks heaps Kim! You Know I had never taken any notice of the numbers dice, dont know how many times Ive looked at this shot :)

    – MissyD

    INERVISIONSabout 4 years ago

    Come up really well, looks great.

  • Thanks so much Stevie!

    – MissyD

  • GemmaWiseman
    GemmaWisemanabout 4 years ago

    Stunning focal detail! Very imaginative!

  • Thanks so very much Gemma, greatly appreciated!!

    – MissyD

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