THE DUSTY STREETS OF TOMBSTONE

A PHOTO A WEEK: VINTAGE

From Nancy Merrill:

“The vintage look is very popular right now. It’s a fun look to play around with. Most photo editing software will come with canned vintage presets you can apply to your images. In Photoshop, I use Curves, contrast, and saturation to get the vintage look I want. It’s fun and challenging at the same time.”

This is my favorite vintage-style photograph. It’s Main Street in Tombstone, Arizona. I tried to make it look the way I though maybe it had looked when the Earps were running the town.

Dusty Streets of Tombstone



Categories: American history, Art and special effects, Photo A Week Challenge, Photography

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28 replies

  1. I think you achieved your goal, great job!

    I miss Photoshop, using GIMP now, it’s totally free (open source) and if one is an advanced user of Photoshop, you will find that anything you can do in Photoshop, you can do in Gimp.

    It looks like you are enjoying Arizona! 😀

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  2. I was there in 1975 and it still looks about the same. 😀

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  3. Sweet. But how did you get rid of all the people?
    I know how to edit stuff out, but I doubt that you went through all that.

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  4. Nice editing work. This really does have the perfect look and feel for a vintage treatment. Thanks for joining the challenge!

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