9th January 2013, 02:52 PM
Towneley Hall, Burnley ,on a grey January morning.
9th January 2013, 06:35 PM
It has certainly been a grey time, Bryn.
I haven't taken any outside photos so far this year!
Those horses certainly give a bit of lift to what would otherwise have been a rather dull and flat photo.
I suppose you could try adding a little bit of Local Contrast Enhancement; but I fear it could be over the top and ruin the atmosphere.
9th January 2013, 09:23 PM
Obviously, Bryn, it depends on what you wanted to achieve but, for me, local contrast helps to bring more clarity to your subject (the hall), and also gives a bit more depth to the scene. I would also darken the sky a little to suit the weather, and add a bit more of it so that the tops of the flagpole and tree were not so close to the edge of the frame. E.g. -