Chris Craft - the legend! I hope all of you have had a chance sometime in your life to be out on the water, on a beautiful day, in a classic Chris Craft. Chris Smith, who would later start the company, built his first wooden boat in 1874 at the age of 13.
Canon 5D Mark II, 16-35mm F/2.8, f/2.8, 1/50, iso 1250
When we walked out of the hotel on Monday morning, to head over to the airport where the balloons would be, this stunner said "good morning Bob!"
So I grabbed a couple of shots. When I saw the image on my screen, I thought of Topaz Adjust 5, and I thought "now here's an image where I can cut loose!" It's kind of a cartoon subject, so it's okay if I lay on the Topaz pretty thick.
I started with the Portrait Smooth preset, then added some more saturation boost, and did a little curves adjustment. Back in PS, I did a little clean up editing, which you can see since the original version is on the Continue link below.