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Alps - Color or B&W?

 
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Oct 15, 2015 19:27 |  #1

I like this photo... Cant tell if I like it more in color or B&W. Thoughts? Also open to critiques!

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Oct 15, 2015 22:19 |  #2

Definitely B&W, the brown color adds nothing to the image. I'd crop in from the left about 25%. This would balance the composition better. I think that you've got a winner here, beautiful shot.


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Oct 16, 2015 00:29 |  #3

Nice shot. I prefer the B&W version




  
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Oct 16, 2015 06:04 |  #4

One vote here for the subtle colors


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Oct 16, 2015 06:28 |  #5

I like the color more :D


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Oct 16, 2015 09:10 |  #6

Another vote for color.


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Oct 16, 2015 12:29 |  #7

Color - it provides a bit more contrast between the mountains and the sky. Nice shot.


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Oct 16, 2015 12:43 |  #8

Colour!




  
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