Kentucky Roads

© Randy D. Dinkins

Kentucky Roads

Tammy M. Anderson level-deluxe 11/14/2008 5:21:04 PM

Lovely scene and capture, Randy. Love the composition and DOF. #1035435

Ron McEwan 11/14/2008 5:25:04 PM

Oh I so wanted to get into Kentucky this fall. Just to see if nothing else what you are showing here. Grand composition and you info is wonderful too. #6756258

Pamela A. MacBean 11/14/2008 5:34:37 PM

Wow! What a beautiful day and scene you have captured here. Yes, thanks for sharing the info. It was interesting, for sure. Great job!!! #6756289

Kathy Cline level-deluxe 11/14/2008 6:22:25 PM

Hi Randy, coming from a HORSEY person this is lovely.
I want to try one of those HDR shots and havent yet.
Thanks for inspiring me with this beautiful postcard perfect image. Blessings Kathy #6756421

Carol L. Fowler level-deluxe 11/14/2008 7:24:32 PM

This is beautiful. Looks like Lexington where I lived for a long time. #6756567

Daniella Puente level-deluxe 11/14/2008 8:46:22 PM

What a BEAUTY! #6756769

Michelle Alton level-deluxe 11/15/2008 3:26:07 AM

It's throbbingly beautiful, Randy. How in the world and you do HDR handheld? You must have nerves and muscles of STEEL! #6757421

Randy D. Dinkins level-deluxe 11/15/2008 11:12:05 AM

Tammy, Ron, Pamela, Kathy, Carol, Daniella and Michelle, thanks. Recently I’ve had the “opportunity” to try to find representative road side and drive-by spots of Kentucky for shots. Can’t say that it’s been entirely fun, certainly a challenge, but mostly glad it’s coming to an end (as I'm parking the crutches soon :-). But I did find some interesting spots to follow up.

Hand held HDR comment: I have found that on bright sunny, high contrast days, the shutter speed plus continuous shooting & AEB +/- modes, can be fast enough. Not as sharp as tripod mounted if you have the time to set up, and certainly not close to a single shot. But I like the “apparent depth” that HDR gives, so I try it when I can. Some work, some don’t; but as we all know, the joy of digital….

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Allen Hughes level-deluxe 11/24/2008 6:32:26 PM

Very very nice, Randy. Rich color, superb DOF and beautiful perspective. #6799799

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Description

Scenery found next to many roads in central Kentucky. The double fencing is to keep in horses. Horses might jump a single fence, but won’t try a double fence. And the stone walls are a familiar sight, many still have the original built by immigrant Irish stone masons.


Exif: F Number: 5.7, ExposureTime: 150/100000 seconds, ISO: 100, FocalLength: 17.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS 40D

Uploaded on 11/14/2008 5:14:01 PM

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Camera: Canon EOS 40D Digital SLR

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