Dead Vlei 1202

© Cheryl Schneider

Dead Vlei 1202

Christopher J. Budny Student 7/27/2012 10:58:03 AM

Wonderful capture, Cheryl! The bare trees on the flat ground, with those orange dunes... what a place!
Were you on Jim Z's photo safari for this? #1477226

Cheryl Schneider 7/27/2012 11:09:35 AM

Thanks, Christopher! Yes, I was on Jim's trip, and I highly recommend it. Namibia is a fascinating place. #10246707

Katarina Mansson 8/5/2012 3:32:32 AM

Such wonderful lines, POV, colors and shapes. Congratulations on your POTD Cheryl! #10263232

Christopher J. Budny 8/5/2012 3:36:36 AM

Congratulations! #10263238

Joseph T. Pilonero 8/5/2012 4:00:40 AM

Great capture of this most unusual place. Love the dark shadows, too. Congratulations on POTD. #10263293

Marilyn Cornwell 8/5/2012 4:19:31 AM

Congratulations on this striking POTD! #10263314

Deborah C. Lewinson 8/5/2012 5:02:05 AM

Jaw dropping image, Cheryl, simple, powerful, perfectly executed, recognizable as to the place, but still unique! Congratulations on your excellent POTD!

Debby #10263353

Joy Rector 8/5/2012 5:05:42 AM

congrats on the POTD #10263355

Linda D. Lester 8/5/2012 5:27:14 AM

Really cool image! Congratulations on your POTD! #10263364

Usman M. Bajwa 8/5/2012 5:40:09 AM

Fabulous comp and very nice colors, Cheryl. Huge CONGRATZ on the POTD!!!

UB. #10263379

Cesar J. La Rosa 8/5/2012 6:53:22 AM

WONDERFUL composition, colors and shadows. Sad and beautiful at the same time. I'm sure these two words came to your mind while making this fantastic photograph and that is exactly what it makes us feel now that we look at it.
If Georgia O'Keeffe had seen this landscape, I'm sure she would have painted it.
Congratulations on this very well-deserved POTD, my dear friend!!!
Cesar #10263410

Sabrina Ryan 8/5/2012 7:34:46 AM

Wonderful capture, Cheryl! #10263444

Nancy de Flon 8/5/2012 8:44:52 AM

What a stunning capture, Cheryl! Wow! #10263532

Heather Loewenhardt 8/5/2012 8:54:54 AM

Wonderful lines and shadow work. Congrats on POTD! #10263553

Becky J. Parkinson 8/5/2012 8:55:05 AM

Incredible, graphic and beautiful POTD! Congratulations! #10263554

Kayla D. Stevenson 8/5/2012 11:27:01 AM

Gorgeous image Cheryl. Love the shadows. You really captured the mood of our time there. I am looking forward to seeing more of your images from our trip. #10263747

Nancy L. Green 8/5/2012 1:52:47 PM

AWESOME capture Cheryl, CONGRATULATIONS on this wonderful POTD!!! <>< #10263858

Michele Peterson 8/5/2012 2:32:39 PM

Wonderful colors and comp! I love the shadows, too. Fabulous POTD, congratualtions!! #10263914

Bunny Snow 8/5/2012 7:55:54 PM

Well seen and executed. Love the lines, shadows, textures, but most of all the composition and simplicity. Terrific POTD!!! Congratulations, Cheryl! #10264184

Evy Johansen 8/5/2012 9:08:30 PM

This is beautiful, Cheryl!! Wonderful composition! Big congratulations!! #10264269

Mary K. Robison 8/6/2012 3:06:00 AM

Congratulations on your well earned POTD on Sunday, Cheryl! #10264472

Cheryl Schneider 8/6/2012 3:16:52 AM

Thank you everyone for all of your comments. They are much appreciated! #10264482

Renee Doyle 8/6/2012 1:00:15 PM

BIG congrats to you on this excellent POTD Cheryl!!! #10265203

Richard D. Love 8/13/2012 12:20:19 PM

Congratulations, Cheryl. Wonderful light, colors, and use of shadows!

Rick #10274306

Cheryl Schneider 8/13/2012 2:30:29 PM

Thanks Renee and Richard!!! #10274428

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Description

Namib-Naukluft National Park, Namibia

Exif: F Number: 13, Exposure Bias Value: -0.67, ExposureTime: 1/640 seconds, Flash: did not fire., ISO: 320, White balance: Manual white balance, FocalLength: 16.00 mm, Model: NIKON D3

Uploaded on 7/21/2012 9:24:01 PM

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Camera: Nikon D3 Digital SLR Camera

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