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Hi all,

My first post here and im a bit stuck for ideas with what to do with the attached image.

I am building a web site and this is my header background, any ideas on how to improve this and get a better look, also need to be able to put text on there for site name etc...

I hope this is the right place to put this question. Also i have attached the image.

Thanks

Stu

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Well, sharpen is always a good start. I recommend the Sharpen+ plugin. Then bump up the contrast slightly, along with the saturation.

Also...well, it's not a bad picture, but it lacks any real point of interest to be a header. Some sort of feature...a foreground tree, a logo, something that breaks up the monotony.

Thus is my recommendation.

 

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Amy: But how did it end up in there?
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thanks for the advice, i will get that plugin.

Your definatly right about the lack of a forground feature, i was thinking of somehow building a logo into the picture or using half the image to fade into the logo. Im really much more of a developer than a graphics guy so i am trying anything here really.

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Try popping one of these glass panels on the image: viewtopic.php?f=31&t=30745&start=0

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Its amazing the diference you can make with a little touch ups, thanks for that.

Also i like the idea of the glass effect. I will have a look and see if i can get that on there and looking good somehow. I might be able to put the logo text on it as well which may look good, will have to see.

Thanks both once again.

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