The San Diego Convention Center as seen across Embarcadero Marina from Embarcadero Park North. An exercise in a painterly style using Topaz Simplify.
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The Hyatt Manchester, San Diego twin towers standing watch over Embarcadero Marina. I applied my painterly style to this image and I think it works well, with richer color and density, expressing a feeling of calmness on a bright, Southern California day. For comparison purposes here is the straight HDR that this was derived from: