Backlights by Fargo

Uploaded: March 23, 2015 14:00:41 | Entered: March 23, 2015 14:02:10

Description

I went to this area to capture images of a church when the sun went down only to find that was a fail as there were too many lights around the church. Behind me though was this barren tree and overhead cirrus clouds were moving westward. Using a 3 stop filter I captured a long exposure of the moving clouds and this tree. The lights from the church lit up the tree and the light of Fargo lit up the clouds. Win, Win This image is awesome on metal, however it is available as a print, gallery wrap or metal print. I sell all my images through my Etsy store: RoxiesPlacePhoto. Under the Links header is a link into my Etsy store. Or the above Contact header when you complete your contact information, I will receive an email regarding your question.

Exif: F Number: 4, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 73/1 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 400, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 21.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS 5D Mark II

Comments

Jeff Sielski March 23, 2015

Beautiful capture!! #1611889

Dr Silly level-classic March 24, 2015

Beautiful. :O) #11270701

John D. Roach level-addict March 24, 2015

A beauty #11270757

JO ANN CLEVELAND March 24, 2015

Well add me to all the others as a fave Rosanne! Sooo beautiful! #11270819

Daniella Puente April 15, 2015

Wonderful capture! #11286178

JO ANN CLEVELAND April 22, 2015

Congratulations now on your great 2nd Place Gold Winner Roseanne! #11290589

Teresa L. Brooks April 23, 2015

Beautiful, congratulations #11291218

Irene Colling level-classic April 27, 2015

Excellent capture of this dramatic scene. Congratulations Roxanne. #11293483

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