As the sun was setting a beam of light shot up high into the sky! A light pillar is a visual phenomenon created by the reflection of light from ice crystals with near horizontal parallel planar surfaces.
This is a blend of two consecutive exposures. One for the sky, the other for the sea and foreground.
Edited in Bridge, Photoshop and Photomatix.
March 15, 2011
Uploaded on 4/12/2011 5:16:23 PM
Made with Canon EOS Digital Rebel XSi (450D) Digital SLR Camera