Supplicating Figure Capturing the Sun at Albany Bulb

Supplicating Figure Capturing the Sun at Albany Bulb

We were at the north point at Albany Bulb on an evening when the fog was pouring in like a river. Looking at this sculpture from the east, I saw the sun fading in and out of the fog stream, and I placed the sun in the figure’s outstretched hand, once the fog thinned enough to reveal the orb.

Photographed with my iPhone, cropped and processed in Lightroom. I saturated the colors a bit for artistic effect, and adjusted black point, exposure, and contrast, while also toning down the noise. Lastly, I applied a subtle, dark vignette.

Here’s the iPhone original: