1967 Le Mans: Door Handle

A guy in my building discovered that I sort of specialize in classic cars. Turns out he has a 1967 Le Mans he’s restoring. He asked if I’d be interested in doing a before and after thing. That’s not the sort of request I’m likely to refuse. So I went out Thursday and shot for an hour or two, and here’s the first one I have processed. No idea what his preferences are going to be like, so I’m going to do two or three looks early on to see what he responds to.

First, a relatively tame HDR look.

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I got a new toy over the holidays. See if you can guess what it was.

BTW, I have a well-earned rep for fuckerizing things pretty shamelessly in the processing phase. But the color in this shot is probably 98% straight out of the camera.