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Steamboat Natchez, New Orleans

Steamboat Natchez, New Orleans
Natchez Riverboat Cruise A few weeks ago I spent the weekend in the French Quarter with my wife and some friends.  It was my wife's birthday and also one of my best friend's last weekend in New Orleans before he moved to Tampa for at least five years.  On Saturday we went on the Natchez Steamboat and cruised down the Mississippi River.  Since I hadn't been on the Natchez since I was kid, it was nice to travel on the river and see New Orleans from a different perspective.   Above: Side view of the steamboat with the iconic Natchez sign.   Above: The bow of the...
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French Quarter Photowalk

French Quarter Photowalk
This is the first photowalk I have done in a long time.  The weather wasn't the best (overcast, gray sky) and wasn't really happy with any of the shots when I was out shooting but once I imported them into Lightroom and discarded all the "bad" photos I was left with a decent amount of "post worthy" shots. Here are some of the shots: Shot taken on the way to the French Quarter. Cool desaturated look, added a bit of grain. Basic Lightroom adjustments Cool shot of the sewer cover along the sidewalk. Similar to the fleur de lis gate, with some vignetting. Little bit...
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