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World Sports Day

About a month before the opening of the Olympic Games in London

Festival Square

Lothian Road, Edinburgh  -  25 June2012

Photo 1

The Original Photo

World Sports Day at Festival Square  -  25 June 2012

©  Peter Stubbs  -    peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Photo taken June 25, 2012

Photo 2

Photo converted to Black and White

World Sports Day at Festival Square  -  25 June 2012

©  Peter Stubbs  -    peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Photo taken June 25, 2012

Photo 3

Photo converted to Sepia

World Sports Day at Festival Square  -  25 June 2012

©  Peter Stubbs  -    peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Photo taken June 25, 2012

 

Photoshop Images

I was not very satisfied with any of the three photos above, so I experimented for a while with Photoshop to see what else I could produce.    Please see below.

Peter Stubbs, Edinburgh:  11 September 2012

 

Photo 4

Photo modified using Photoshop Dry Brush Filter

World Sports Day at Festival Square  -  25 June 2012

©  Peter Stubbs  -    peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Photo taken June 25, 2012

Photo 5

Photo modified using Photoshop Texturizer Filter

World Sports Day at Festival Square  -  25 June 2012

©  Peter Stubbs  -    peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Photo taken June 25, 2012

Photo 6

Photo modified using Photoshop Chalk and Charcoal Filter

World Sports Day at Festival Square  -  25 June 2012

©  Peter Stubbs  -    peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Photo taken June 25, 2012

Photo 7

Photo modified using Photoshop Conté Crayon Filter

World Sports Day at Festival Square  -  25 June 2012

©  Peter Stubbs  -    peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Photo taken June 25, 2012

Photo 8

Photo modified using Photoshop Find Edges Filter on the Black + White Image

World Sports Day at Festival Square  -  25 June 2012

©  Peter Stubbs  -    peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Photo taken June 25, 2012

Photo 9

Photo modified using Photoshop Find Edges Filter on the original Colour Image

World Sports Day at Festival Square  -  25 June 2012

©  Peter Stubbs  -    peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Photo taken June 25, 2012

Photo 10

Photo modified using Photoshop Emboss Filter

World Sports Day at Festival Square  -  25 June 2012

©  Peter Stubbs  -    peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Photo taken June 25, 2012

Photo 11

Photo modified using Photoshop Glowing Edge Filter

World Sports Day at Festival Square  -  25 June 2012

©  Peter Stubbs  -    peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Photo taken June 25, 2012

Photo 12

Photo modified using Photoshop Twirl Filter

World Sports Day at Festival Square  -  25 June 2012

©  Peter Stubbs  -    peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Photo taken June 25, 2012

Photo 13

Photo modified using Photoshop Twirl Filter THEN using Hue to change the colours

World Sports Day at Festival Square  -  25 June 2012

©  Peter Stubbs  -    peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Photo taken June 25, 2012

Photo 14

Photo modified using Photoshop Polar Coordinates Filter

World Sports Day at Festival Square  -  25 June 2012

©  Peter Stubbs  -    peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Photo taken June 25, 2012

Photo 15

Photo turned upside down then modified  using Photoshop Polar Coordinates Filter

World Sports Day at Festival Square  -  25 June 2012

©  Peter Stubbs  -    peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Photo taken June 25, 20

 

More Photoshop Images

Photoshop again:  I've now  produced  3 more images from this photo.  Please see below.  I'm more satisfied with these results.

Peter Stubbs, Edinburgh:  12 September 2012

 

Photo 16

Photo adjusted in Photoshop using hue and saturation, then the lower part of the photo was stretched vertically

World Sports Day at Festival Square  -  25 June 2012

©  Peter Stubbs  -    peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Photo taken June 25, 20

Photo 17

Adjustments:  Hue + saturation, then lower part of the photo was stretched vertically, then Polar Coordinates Filter

World Sports Day at Festival Square  -  25 June 2012

©  Peter Stubbs  -    peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Photo taken June 25, 20

Photo 18

Adjustments:  Hue + saturation, then lower part of the photo was stretched vertically, turned upside down and Polar Coordinates Filter

  World Sports Day at Festival Square  -  25 June 2012

©  Peter Stubbs  -    peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Photo taken June 25, 20

 

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Festival Square and Sheraton Hotel

Around Edinburgh

 

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EdinPhoto - Home Page  Please send me an e-mail ...  with your questions, comments, suggestions or news.   At any time, you can search for a word  -  perhaps a photographer's name or a photographic topic.  The search will produce a list of pages on the EdinPhoto web site where this word appears.     At any time, you can search for a word  -  perhaps a photographer's name or a photographic topic.  The search will produce a list of pages on the EdinPhoto web site where this word appears.  

Photographs and Other Images  -  These include portraits of photographers  -  photographic outings -  Princes Street views  -  Newhaven Fishwives  -  etc.  Early Photography in Edinburgh  -  Talbot, Brewster, Hill & Adamson, Early Professional Photographers in Princes Street, etc.  Professional Photographers in Edinburgh  -  1840 to 1940  -  Their names, dates of business and studio addresses.  The Photographic Society of Scotland  -  1856 to 1873  -  Lectures, Exhibitions, Outings, etc.  The History of Edinburgh Photographic Society  -  1861 to date  -  Lectures, Exhibitions, Outings, Poems, etc.  EPS Publications - EPS Handwritten Records  -  Photographic Journals  -  Trade Directories  -  Books  -  etc.  Thanks to all who have encouraged and supported me in creating the EdinPhoto web site  -  including descendants of photographers  -  researchers  -  providers of photographs and other material  Background notes on the research thal led up to the creation of this site  -   together with lists of new material added to the site since its launch.  Brief comments on how this site might be used  -  Just browsing?  -  Seeking specific information?  Please add your questions, suggestions or other comments to the Guest Book.  Links to other web sites  -  Photographic Societies  -  Photographic History  -  Family History  -  etc.  Click here to find the link to the Edinburgh Photogrpahic Society web site.

 

A selection of my photographs, many from Edinburgh throughout the year.   Also photos from Scotland, London, Iceland, Italy, Hong Kong and elsewhere     Many old maps of Edinburgh (Old Town, New Town, while City), Leith and Newhaven.  Includes several old transport maps and a comparison of old maps with recent aerial photos.   Old engravings, mailly of Edinburgh scenes.  Some from the 1820s, some from the 1890s,  some others - includes many hand-coloured examples from the 1820s.   News from Edinburgh today  -  Events, Collections, Buildings and Gardens, Transport   This site includes     1. Post card portraits taken in studios in Edinburgh:    2. Post card views either takeen/published by Ediburgh photographers or views of Edinburgh, or both.y Edinburgh    Views of Edinburgh, grouped into three sections:     1. Street views:    2. Buildings:    3. Around Edinburgh   Views of transport around Edinburgh  -  Horse drawn trams and buses, cable cars, electric trams, buses and a few railway photos.  Also several maps of Edinburgh's bus and tram routes.   Links to pages with Photos of Groups   Frequently Asked Questions

  Summary of the updates added to this site each month since the site was launched   Links to Dumbiedykes pages  Link to Granton pages  Link to Leith pages   Link to Newhaven pages   Links to Portobello pages   Link to My Recent Talks