Originally Posted by ndroo
It's impossible to make a right 'artistic' decision
it's also impossible to make a "wrong" one... do what pleases YOU. if others like it, wonderful. if not, well, that's art... no viewer will like all your work, and no artist can please every viewer.
personally, i tend to prefer my images as "unplugged" as possible. that being said, i am not averse to giving a dull photo a bit more "pop" in PP by adding contrast or tweaking the saturation a bit. on occasion, i'll even add color effects like a graduated tint, though that is very rare.