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Taken at the incredibly cool Palazzo Medici Riccardi in Florence. If you like my photos you can also follow me on Facebook and/or watch my YouTube tutorials. Blend of four exposures, one baseline exposure for the majority of the image, -1ev for the highlights on some of the windows, +1ev for some of the shadows, and a 30 second exposure for the sky. Exposures blended using luminance masks and painted masks in Photoshop CC. Further processing included sharpening with soft light and vivid light high pass layers, smart sharpen (which rocks in the new Photoshop CC), contrast adjustment and bleach bypass in Nik Color Efex, and finishing it all off with tonal adjustments using selective color and some dodging and burning. As always, thank you for looking!

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