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Challenge: Horizon Line (Advanced Editing VII)
Collection: 2010
Camera: Sony Alpha A55
Lens: Sigma 28-70mm f/2.8 EX DG for Minolta
Date: Dec 3, 2010
Aperture: F3.2
ISO: 400
Shutter: 1/4000
Galleries: Landscape
Date Uploaded: Dec 4, 2010

On the way home from work and the sky was playing nice. Decided to stop and grab a couple of shots, only problem, the battery was dead on my camera and the spare was in the charger at home!!! Did the old take the battery out and put it back in trick...it worked! I was able to grab a few shots, each time taking the battery out and putting it back in. Would've preferred to switch some settings on the camera but didn't have the juice. :-/ This would've been a prime candidate for some bracketed exposures and HDR...oh well, it is what it is. Adjusted some color tones and went away from the blues for some drama.

Statistics
Place: 46 out of 94
Avg (all users): 5.8261
Avg (commenters): 7.6667
Avg (participants): 5.6441
Avg (non-participants): 5.9620
Views since voting: 517
Views during voting: 255
Votes: 138
Comments: 6
Favorites: 1 (view)


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12/13/2010 09:37:51 AM
If you had named it "Rays" then I guess it would've been MY photo, har har. I always enjoy it when you include a little background commentary with the photo. Nice score, competition must be getting stiffer when 5.8+ gets you around the 50% mark! Merry Christmas Barry.
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 Comments Made During the Challenge
12/12/2010 08:39:42 PM
Must of been really nice to see this in person. Nice job.
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12/06/2010 06:51:37 PM
Dramatic sky,nice rolling horizon.
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12/06/2010 11:43:58 AM
Crepuscular rays are the best.
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12/06/2010 09:25:53 AM
This is just stunning. The silhouetted trees and the undulating hill. Holy sh*t!! This would be so amazing on a HUGE canvas.
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12/06/2010 12:24:27 AM
Should've name this Rays... Your capture of those rays is just GREAT...
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