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Road to Denali Photo Contest SECOND PLACE Winner
Road to Denali
Road to Denali
This was taken from a bus window. The driver pulled over so we could take a quick shot. I handheld a graduated neutral density filter over the lens. Here is some of the exif information from the shot.

Nikon D100
Image Size: Large (3008 x 2000)
Lens: 50-500mm F/4-6.3 D (sigma)
Focal Length: 50mm
Exposure Mode: Aperture
Metering Mode: Multi-Pattern
1/250 sec - F/16
Exposure Comp.: -0.7 EV
Sensitivity: ISO 400
White Balance: Auto
AF Mode: Manual

© Danny Shaw
Nikon D100 Digital...

Ashley Sauvey
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member since: 12/29/2003
    Awesome shot!! Very kewl. Love the mountain!

8/24/2004 9:40:02 PM

Phil S
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I agree with Ashley, awesome shot! I see you got a great view of McKinley from the Stony Overlook area. If you continued to Eielson and points west, you probably even got some closer, more detailed shots. Very cool effect with the filter.

8/24/2004 10:25:11 PM

Nancy Grace Chen
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member since: 3/18/2004

Love the long, thin road leading up to the mountain. Congratulations on your finalist.


9/14/2004 7:49:39 PM

Evy Johansen
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Wonderful image! Many congratulations on a well deserved win, Danny!

9/15/2004 2:23:54 AM

Robin L. Wehrman
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Congratulations to you Danny on your finalist and your 2nd Place Win!!! Well deserved!!!! This is outstanding!

9/15/2004 8:20:12 AM

bob cornelison
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Congrats on a great shot!~:O)

9/15/2004 9:02:17 AM

Robert Mann
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Congrats Danny! Like this as well as the awesome color version! Big congrats on your finalist selection and your second place win! RoB

9/15/2004 1:50:44 PM

Nancy Grace Chen
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member since: 3/18/2004

Well-deserved win... congratulations!


9/15/2004 11:03:47 PM

Susana Matos
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member since: 5/27/2003

Congratulations, this is realy beautiful!
Cheers from Portugal, Su

10/5/2004 8:43:10 AM

Murry Grigsby
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member since: 8/12/2002

This wonderful image just popped up on the Betterphoto site and I'm so pleased I didn't miss it completely! A belated congrats on your stunning photo and win Danny!! Terrific design and B&W work.

11/21/2004 12:12:38 PM

Candice  L. Carter
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Abstly everything about this photograph is exquisite! Breathtaking!

4/7/2008 9:58:24 AM

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