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Gondola Dream by Mary Ann Reilly

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Post Production Work: Two photographs I made (one of clouds and one of a man steering a gondola on the lake in Central Park) were merged (layered) using Photoshop CS4. The cloud image was used as I shot it, although I used only a portion of the original shot. The gondola image was adjusted using layers so I could control the opacity to fade in and out parts I wanted. I stripped away the entire background of the gondola image leaving just the boat, the man, the oar. Both images were adjusted in Lightroom 2 before being brought into Photoshop CS4. In Lightroom the brightness and contrast were slightly adjusted on each image.

Central Park
New York City
May 2010

Nikon D300
18-200 mm

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  • Valerie Rosen
    Valerie Rosenover 4 years ago

    love it!

  • thanks:)

    – Mary Ann Reilly

  • deepbluwater
    deepbluwaterover 4 years ago

    beautiful, mystical work Mary Ann! -love your naturally surreal captures…

  • thank you, appreciate it.

    – Mary Ann Reilly

  • Cosimo Piro
    Cosimo Piroover 4 years ago

    love the mood this evokes. Wonderful work. xo

  • thanks:)

    – Mary Ann Reilly

  • Elizabeth Bravo
    Elizabeth Bravoover 4 years ago

    You really do such a wonderful job with the mood of your images…….this is just perfect…….just enough and the textures of the AIR, Ooooooooo, so nicely done!!

  • Thanks Elizabeth.

    – Mary Ann Reilly

  • WarrenMangione
    WarrenMangioneover 4 years ago

    Marvelous! Looking at it in the frame, it looks like it belongs there and on a wall in a gallery.

  • Ah, if only that could be…

    – Mary Ann Reilly

  • amagala
    amagalaover 4 years ago

    Amazing mood and colors!

  • thanks:)

    – Mary Ann Reilly

  • mttmaliha
    mttmalihaover 4 years ago

    I so love this, Mary Ann. Most excellent

  • Maureen, thanks for commenting; appreciate it.

    – Mary Ann Reilly

  • Regenia Brabham
    Regenia Brabhamover 4 years ago

    WOW Mary ann! Beautiful!!

  • Glad you liked it.

    – Mary Ann Reilly

  • Edyta Magdalena Pelc
    Edyta Magdalen...over 4 years ago

    Wonderful image indeed!

  • thanks:)

    – Mary Ann Reilly

  • Charuhas  Images
    Charuhas Imagesover 4 years ago


  • thanks

    – Mary Ann Reilly

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