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The series looks at penetrating power in dim conditions into dark nooks and crannies as well as the rendering of very fine details.
Tower at night
Adobe Camera Raw 126.96.36.1999. View ACR Settings. Camera Profile = Adobe Standard. No lens corrections used. Saturation inadvertently dialed down to -10.
More highlight detail is there, but the images were processed to favor dark areas without dulling the highlights so as to show the performance at normal lens contrast.
Vignetting is a feature—I like what f/2.8 has done here to frame the tower and draw in the eye.
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