One of my Photo of the Year winners
Manassas Battlefield less than 10 minutes from my front door
More than 10X as long was spent composing & capturing the image
than was spent in post-processing
Read what judges, participants and others had to say about what happened in
The “lessons” apply to all competitions (unless rules state that “anything-goes“) and not just photojournalism.
Comparing my image above with the RAW capture would show minimal differences – only slight tone & color adjustments and nothing else. You can read here about how it was made.
More to come…