Mt. Rainier sunrise

© Stephen A. Liverman

Mt. Rainier sunrise

a2o aini level-classic 8/24/2009 8:46:31 AM

what a beautiful view, Stephen! lovely! #1172049

Clyde P. Smith 8/24/2009 9:41:00 AM

Beautiful image Stephen. Wonderful depth and light. #7883782

Carolyn Morgan level-classic 8/24/2009 9:58:48 AM

Outstanding! #7883816

Michelle Alton level-classic 8/24/2009 1:13:03 PM

Wow. This is spectacular, Stephen. #7884178

Chris Schlosser level-classic 8/24/2009 4:49:02 PM

Awesome photo, Stephen! I love the purple flowers (Lupines?) in the foreground. #7884649

Stephen A. Liverman level-classic 8/24/2009 4:56:16 PM

Thanks for the wonderful feedback. It was a breezy morning and it took several attempts to catch all the flowers motionless. #7884662

Josie Detmers level-classic 8/24/2009 8:48:30 PM

Just beautiful, Stephen!!! What a wonderful time to be at Mt. Rainier!! #7885104

Thomas E. Hinds level-classic 8/25/2009 7:28:23 PM

Beautiful scene, light and comp! Wow! #7887850

Stephen A. Liverman level-classic 8/26/2009 7:03:34 AM

Thank for all the kind comments folks! #7889359

Stephen A. Liverman level-classic 8/29/2009 5:53:22 PM

Oh, and Chris, the flowers pictured are primarily lupines (purple) and western anemone (also known as "mouse on a stick") #7899516

Michelle Alton level-classic 9/20/2009 2:32:57 AM

Just gorgeus, Stephen. Perfect finalist selection! Congratulations! Best of luck in the next round. #7957967

Carolyn Morgan level-classic 9/20/2009 11:11:49 AM

Glad to see the Editors like this as much as I do :) #7961422

Denny E. Barnes level-classic 9/20/2009 1:38:23 PM

Big congratulations Stephen, on your excellent and well deserved finalist!!
#7962263

Nancyj Hovey level-classic 9/20/2009 3:57:48 PM

C O N G R A T U L A T I O N S
on your very deserving FINALIST! 8o) #7963149

Ron Heusser level-classic 9/20/2009 5:32:04 PM

Stephen,

Great image. Very skillful use of the ND filters. I image you wouldn't have had the nice balance exposure without them. Very well done.

Ron #7963567

Stephen A. Liverman level-classic 9/20/2009 6:08:23 PM

Thanks everyone. Though I do manual layer blending in many of my photos, I still like to use ND filters to capture the best light balance I can in camera. Thanks again for all your kind comments. #7963717

Usman M. Bajwa level-classic 9/20/2009 9:23:32 PM

CONGRATS. I see this in the WINNERS CIRCLE, Stephen. GOOD LUCK!

UB. #7964525

Anne McKinnell level-classic 9/22/2009 5:15:44 PM

Congratulations on your finalist Stephen! Beautiful colours. #7972377

Stephen A. Liverman level-classic 9/23/2009 12:00:43 PM

Thanks everyone for your kind comments. #7975333

Donna LaMattino Pagakis level-classic 9/23/2009 12:38:03 PM

Congratulations on your finalist Stephen! Outstanding light, scenery and textures. WTG! #7975485

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Description

Photographed from the Naches Loop trail at Mt. Rainier National Park, Washington with a Nikon D300, Nikkor 18-200 zoom on tripod with .9 grad ND filter, settings unknown. Image processed with levels, curves, saturation and unsharp mask in Photoshop CS.

Exif: F Number: 18, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 10/10 seconds, Flash: did not fire., ISO: 400, White balance: Manual white balance, FocalLength: 18.00 mm, Model: NIKON D300

Uploaded on 8/24/2009 8:02:17 AM

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