I was looking back in my hard drive at past years' photos and found this one of J taken a year ago. I decided to play around with it. Here is the SOOC (straight-out-of-camera) shot:
What a cute shot that has so much potential, but just not any umph. First of all I ran it through Noiseware (I absolutely LOVE this program...and it's free!) to reduce the graininess. Then I used the new free Perfect Portrait action from CoffeeShop. I just love her stuff! And its free! Oh, I guess I said that already.
Pretty amazing, eh? And here is the black & white version:
I can't decided which one I like better. I guess I'll just like them both!
P.S. I have to say, that's one stinkin' cute subject...if I do say so myself!