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Subject: [Leica] IMG: Reworked
From: rgacpa at (Bob Adler)
Date: Tue, 9 Sep 2014 06:47:39 -0700
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Thanks George!
Just for general information, my layers made the file large enough (it's a 3 
stitch medium format) that it could no longer be saved as a .tif file. I had 
to save it as a .psb file (Adope's Large Document Format). I noticed when I 
merged visible layers to create a .tif file, the image changed dramatically 
(loss of saturation, contrast, etc.). I need to figure out why this is 
because the original .psb file with all the layers looks so different (and 
better IMO).

Thanks for taking the time to look and especially to comment with your 

Sent from my iPad

> On Sep 9, 2014, at 4:56 AM, George Lottermoser <george.imagist at 
>> wrote:
>> On Sep 8, 2014, at 11:37 PM, Robert Adler wrote:
>> A few weeks ago I mentioned discovering and beginning to learn to use
>> luminosity masking in photoshop. I'm still practicing and so I went back 
>> to
>> an old image I was never quite satisfied with and started from scratch
>> using luminosity masks in conjunction with my other Photoshop processing
>> techniques. Here is a side-by-side comparison:
>> I'm curious as to which is preferred by anyone who wishes to chime in: the
>> left or the right image. Suggestions on how to improve your preferred 
>> image
>> would, of course, be greatly appreciated.
> I prefer the sky on the right hand image
> and
> the earth on the left hand image
> Regards,
> George Lottermoser 
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