I have seen a few of these now in my various travels, and I just think they are a very good idea, a nice use of the iconic phonebox no longer in use:
For my edit, I wanted to take out some of the distracting elements and create a more vintage looking photo. To create the crop I used the line of bricks on the left, which was enough to remove the black street poles and the partial window above the defibrillator. I used a vintage preset for the vintage look but then added back in the hue and saturation of the reds because I didn’t want to lose that iconic red completely in the interpretation. I also put some clarity back into the edit and darkened the corners more than the preset had. Here is the result:
What do you think of my interpretation? Do you also use presets as a starting point for editing? Feel free to leave a comment below.
Here was my slightly different take posted on Instagram:
Added in a bit of a cheeky way to Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge: Power Lines.