First, let's check in with the before, courtesy of that preview post:
|Note the poorly white-balanced photos due to an|
abundance of natural light. Daytime photography!
|Note the poorly white-balanced photos due to a|
lack of natural light. Nighttime photography!
Notice a difference? I do. I'm not 150% satisfied yet; I think there are a few tiny tweaks I'll want to do (like that horizontal gray book - The New Yorker Book of War Pieces, of course - that's unevenly balanced, for example), but that's being majorly nit-picky and I'm pretty satisfied.
For those who care about the ins and outs of this whole Bookshelf Reclamation 2014 Situation, I'll now explain the process in a lengthy photo essay. Feel free to jump down to the comments if you're not interested in the nitty gritty. Or watching the light change in our apartment, as this project took all day long.