Last Light - Machu Picchu

© Harry Lichtman

Last Light - Machu Picchu

A P 7/12/2009 10:24:34 PM

awesome light on this outstanding capture, Harry #1153385

Michelle Alton 7/13/2009 2:43:05 AM

Magnificent! #7733427

Rolando Rosito 7/13/2009 9:59:58 AM

Wonderful capture Harry, beautiful and magic light. #7734861

Harry Lichtman 7/13/2009 7:45:46 PM

Thanks Ann, Michelle, and Rolando. I was very fortunate to pick a day that was clouded in. I just sat in approximately the same spot for 22-3 hours and jsut watched the light change across the scene. Magical.

Thanks for the input, Harry #7736305

Michael G. Marshall 8/17/2009 6:54:32 PM

Beautiful finalist, Harry! Congratulations! Michael #7859432

Kelly S. Cavanaugh 8/17/2009 7:42:50 PM

Congratulations on this gorgeous finalist, Harry! #7859842

Nick Lagos 8/18/2009 6:30:29 AM

A lovely and different perspective with the rays really topping it off Harry...congrats #7862133

Rolando Rosito 8/18/2009 6:50:26 AM

Congratulations!!! Fantastic finalist!!! #7862261

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Description

Late afternoon rays spill over the Peruvian Andes, illuminating the Inca fortress of Machu Picchu. I was blessed with some wonderful light and relatively few tourist from this vantage point. While not the classic view of the site, I really liked the way the terraced walls help frame the image and direct the view toward the illuminated peak. 3 stop grad. ND filter, ISO 100, Gitzo tripod.

Exif: F Number: 11, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 1/13 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 100, White balance: Manual white balance, FocalLength: 17.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS 5D Mark II

Uploaded on 7/12/2009 5:52:11 PM

Keywords: #mountains #sunbeams #villages 
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