The Doors of Cartagena
Currently we are in the coastal city of Cartagena, Colombia. Our place is in a a gorgeous area with old colonial architechture and surrounded by a wall that was built in the 17th century to repel attacks and was at one time considered impregnable. It is a major trading port, especially for precious metals (trust me, we…
View of the street from the apartment where we stayed in Calle de Ayos. ISO 400, 53mm, f5.0, (1/2250, 1/320, 1/80) handheld. HDR processed in Photomatix and tonemapped using Details Enhancer. Imagenomics Noiseware nois removal. Nik Color Efex filters, curves and dodge and burn in PS using screen and multiply layers.
The apartment where we stayed when we went to Colombia. Wife and son standing on the entrance waiting for me. ISO 200, 21mm, f8, (1/640, 1/160, 1/40) handheld. Tonemapped in Photomatix, post edited in PS and Nik Color Efex.