by Sri V October. 28, 2020 209 views

The original beetle. The first Volkswagen model that was in production since the days before WWII up until a decade or so ago. Here it was in its natural habitat in a traditional German town. The word Altdeutsches in the background translates literally as "Old-German". Isn't that fortunate. It was a photographic opportunity that couldn't be passed up.

A polariser may have done a better job of neutralising the reflections in the scene but would it have made a better image? We will never know. I didn't have it on me that day. The image has been edited to arrive at a sort of washed out look reminiscent of old photographs from the film era. Does it work? Maybe. Maybe not. It's learning by doing. Hints are welcome :)



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Berckmans Peter 5 months, 3 weeks ago

Love the beatle,an iconic car. Like the edit

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Sri V Replied to Berckmans Peter 5 months, 3 weeks ago

Some of the old-timers are just lovely. This is one of them grinning

5 months, 3 weeks ago Edited
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