I think the Cherokee is suffering because they made the Compass too good... it looks like a baby Grand Cherokee. The Cherokee’s face lift was a massive improvement but I think Jeep has too many models overlapping the same target buyers- Cherokee, Compass, Renegade.
Neutral: happy motorcyclist here who happens to *really like* e-motos for what they are. It’s a tangibly different experience than ICE riding, what with the instant torque, silent engine, and all the rest, that is very fun, and a large part of their appeal, i.e. if e-motos and ICE bikes rode exactly the same, there’d… Read more
As a pro automotive photographer, you can definitely have fun with these, but I tend to stay away - when you use a lens filter the effect is permanent. Instead, On a duplicate layer, use a Guassian blur filter in photoshop, then set the layer opacity to less than 50%. Same effects, with the ability to turn it on and… Read more
I watched that entire Tiffen video. Well worth watching.
Yes, some of those images were giving Bob Guccione’s Penthouse shots from the late-70s a run for the money in haze department. Experimenting is better than popping terrible shots with a slab phone, so have at it with the filters. (But buy a circular polarizing filter first.) Read more