Church at the Burg

There’s a small church at Burg Lichtenberg. Reach it by the cobblestone pathway.

A small church sits on the grounds of Burg Lichtenberg in Germany. Not So SAHM

Church at the Burg – ProjectEdit365 – 06 Aug

The original was dark and flat. I warmed the whole picture, then I used a radial filter and adjustment filter to sharpen the cobblestones but soften the church and light around it. I used a graduated filter to darken the sky just a bit. Here’s the original:

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Burg Lichtenberg

The largest castle ruins in Germany, with one of the best restaurants as well.

The ruins of Burg Lichtenberg in Germany. Not So SAHM

Burg Lichtenberg – ProjectEdit365 – 05 Aug

I’m pretty sure I knew when I took the picture that I would want it to be in black and white. It just lends itself to that. So, I turned it black and white, and increased the contrast, clarity, and exposure. That really brought out the texture of the bricks! Then I lightened the shadows and blacks just a little and used a radial filter to adjust the focus more to the central fireplace. Here’s the original:

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