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HarveyG


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Challenge: Free Study 2010-11 (Advanced Editing VII)
Camera: Nikon D90
Lens: Sigma 28-70mm f/2.8 EX DG for Nikon
Location: Kyalami, Gauteng, RSA
Date: Nov 14, 2010
Aperture: f/10
ISO: ISO 200
Shutter: 1/1250s
Galleries: Sky, Photojournalism
Date Uploaded: Nov 18, 2010

I saw this scene in my rear view mirror whilst driving home. Had an idea of solitude and the open road in my head when I shot it. Stopped the car in the rain, grabbed the camera and waited for one vehicle only to appear, got 2 shots. This is how I shot it with no Post Processing or Plug-In tricks. Curves, crop, contrast, USM, borders, GB, resize, borders, sfw.
For this FS I cloned out power lines in the trees and very small distraction in the sky and road as per rule set and other ribboner's I've seen do to their images without being DQ'd.

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Votes: 121
Comments: 4
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05/06/2011 05:18:57 AM
Thx Roz!
05/04/2011 04:40:58 PM
awesome shot harvey .. :)
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 Comments Made During the Challenge
12/02/2010 05:25:13 AM
Lovely capture of the sunset colours in the sky and on the wet road.
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12/01/2010 03:52:45 PM
Beautifully done ! I like the colors and the reflections in the street. (not voting)
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