A Nest, Before and After Instagram

Here is a nest from my front yard, both before and after I manhandled it in Instagram:

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Granted, I went a little heavy on the saturation, and the light is blown out on the leaf in the upper left, but Whatevs! I thought. I like it anyway! And, despite its problems, it stands as an example of what you can do to liven up a drab, dusty, low-contrast photo with the application of a filter (in this case, Mayfair) and a few photo edits in Instagram.

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Good job, Instagram. You make nature look less crappy.