I missed the Barge race earlier this weekend on the River Blackwater, but there were still plenty of them about on Sunday. Wanted to try and give this an old feel without adding the grain and losing too much of the detail. Not sure if I managed it or not, thoughts appreciated as always.
REMINDER of Harwich
Official No. 161033.
79 tons, built of steel at Mistley in 1929 by Horlock and owned by Fred Horlock.
Rerigged as charter barge by Roger Beckett of Anglian Yacht Services.
Charter barge out of Maldon.
Now chartering with Topsail Charters from Maldon
And the original Colour version for comparison is below – Would appreciate any comments or feedback on whether the processing works for this particular shot.