• Color Photographs. Enhanced!!

    21 days ago - By Art Contrarian

    From time to time I come across shops that feature large-format color photographic prints having dramatic views and striking colors. Apparently there is a fairly strong market for such images.
    In some cases those color schemes are not what I've ever seen in nature. Are my eyes failing me? Or were the original photos digitally enhanced?
    Offhand, I don't know for certain, but I'm pretty sure there was some enhancing going on. Check out my experiment below.
    The first two examples are by Peter Lik. I've seen this one in his stores. The subject is Manarola in Cinque Terre, Italy. The...
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