Often times people think you just have to click and the image is done. But that's not really the case. Rarely you'll get an image that you are 100% satisfied with right out of the camera. Sometimes you just need to adjust the brightness and contrast and you're done. But other times the adjustments have to be bigger. Layers with color correction and tweaks here and there. You'll never see a professional or semi-professional photographer who doesn't rework their images, even if they tell you so. Portraits especially. So here is one small comparison to the photo below.
Monday, February 7, 2011
Backlit Summer Photo [includes before and after comparison]