Home Run!

Front-yard baseball – where bases are made out of frisbees and there are only three players so there really aren’t teams. Or else, it’s girls against Daddy. Our youngest has the ability, just like her dad, to pick up quickly any sport she tries. Here she’s knocking one out of the park!

Young girl swings and hits a softball with a soft bat. Not So SAHM
Home Run! – ProjectEdit365 – 14 Jan

The original had good light. I just needed to use a graduated filter on the lower half to increase its exposure. I warmed its temp just a little. I used another graduated filter to cool the temp of the upper part of the photo. I used an adjustment brush on her eyes to sharpen them. Oh, I also cropped in to get rid of some of the background and cloned out a linear shadow on her leggings. Here’s the original:


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3 thoughts on “Home Run!

  1. Great editing, the look on her face is priceless. Love that the ball is exactly on an extended line with the bat, but I guess you can’t plan for that. How many tries to get this one 😉? Are you shooting in continuous mode? Have a great Sunday! Marcus

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