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Sunset Glow
Sunset Glow

Photograph Information Photographer's Comments
Challenge: Free Study 2011-05 (Advanced Editing VII)
Camera: Nikon D200
Lens: Tokina AF 11-16mm f/2.8 116 AT-X Pro DX for Nikon
Location: Sesriem Campsite, Namibia
Date: May 3, 2011
Aperture: f/13
ISO: 100
Shutter: 1/6
Galleries: Landscape, Nature
Date Uploaded: May 31, 2011

Sesriem Campsite, Namibia.

Taken at the 13mm end of the lens. Used a 3-stop graduated neutral density filter to hold back exposure in the sky.

Processing: RAW conversion in Lightroom. Noise reduction. Cloned out my shadow. Adjusted contrast using curves. Resize, sharpen and save for web.

Place: 21 out of 344
Avg (all users): 6.3986
Avg (commenters): 7.6250
Avg (participants): 6.2816
Avg (non-participants): 6.7000
Views since voting: 872
Views during voting: 234
Votes: 143
Comments: 16
Favorites: 3 (view)

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06/09/2011 07:07:46 PM
Amzing image, love the painted clouds. Must get me a grad. Seems you like the Tokina eh? I'm having fun with my 12-24mm f/4 too. You're spending a lot of time in Nam!
06/08/2011 08:22:26 PM
Excellent! love the balance of the shot.
06/08/2011 08:26:18 AM
Mooi so Konrad. The definition in the grassland is what makes it special for me. Fabulous colours.
06/08/2011 01:04:15 AM
Nice landscape.
 Comments Made During the Challenge
06/07/2011 05:06:04 PM
Wow, absoloutely amazing. The orange glow on the clouds and the whole image is amazing. Fav
06/06/2011 04:38:04 PM
Great sky! What a day! And... I'm loving seeing your capture of it! (not voting)
06/06/2011 07:52:29 AM
Awe inspiring landscape.
06/05/2011 11:41:14 PM
This is just gorgeous.
06/05/2011 01:07:46 PM
The clouds are great. Looks like something out of Africa.
06/04/2011 01:32:08 AM
06/03/2011 11:58:34 PM
Beautiful scene.
06/03/2011 10:40:38 AM
Incredible lighting. A top pick for me to win a much deserved ribbon.
Ten all the wayyyyyyyy!!!
06/02/2011 05:08:31 AM
One of the lovely image on this challenge.
06/01/2011 12:32:46 PM
That sky is like a painting!!!
06/01/2011 12:01:18 PM
06/01/2011 06:06:31 AM
I LOVE these clouds. Your processing has given them a great 3D feel. Composition is excellent too.

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