Got a chance to practice on my SIL the other day and would love some feedback. I wasn't super happy with them--I had to do a LOT of fooling with them in ACR so that things weren't completely blown and my white balance was off too.
Also, I added a lot of contrast and was wondering if it was TOO much--never used color curves before. Thanks.
I really like the first image....my definite favorite of the bunch.
Overall, the skin tones just seem off to me...far to much yellow and red. I think there is also too much contrast...In general, contrast does not do flattering things to skin.
#4 you have dappled light on your subject, and no light in her eyes. A hand above the belly would have made the bump stand out better.
Wife to Rich~ 8/16/03 Mom to Nathan~ 9/30/07
I agree on the skintones, especially on 2. I also see something grey on his nose in 2..? I think 5 probably looks the best for skin tones. Great poses and captures, though! I love the waterfall!