Hay, there is nothing out here!

© Micky Cleveland

Hay, there is nothing out here!

Uploaded: April 29, 2020 15:39:40 | Entered: April 29, 2020 00:00:00


Bar-headed geese are hardy birds. Every spring large flocks of bar-headed geese fly from India through the Himalayan range, above Mount Everest, on their way to their nesting grounds in Tibet. They are capable of flying through the passes of the highest mountains at heights of 3658 to 4267 m (12,000 to 14,000 ft) with winds that blow at speeds of more than 322 kph (200 mph) and temperatures low enough to freeze exposed flesh instantly. At this height, oxygen levels drop by one-third; even kerosene cannot burn there and helicopters cannot fly at that altitude. (This was done in Photoshop Elements, the easy way is to go to guided, fun edits, out of bounds and follow instructions. It can also be done using Advanced which I like best because you have better control, but it has a learning curve.)

Exif: Camera: Canon Canon EOS 6D Mark II; Shutter Speed: 1/2000; Aperture: f/7.1; ISO: 2500; Orientation: 1; Date: 2020:04:29 17:28:10


Heidi R. Geise level-classic April 29, 2020

I have always wanted to try this and haven't been able to get it to work. You have inspired me to try again. Thanks for the inspiration and the explanation. #1738221

Micky Cleveland level-classic April 30, 2020

Any time, it is a fun thing. Thanks for the comment. #11802286

Terry Korpela level-deluxe April 30, 2020

Nicely Done Micky! #11802291

Micky Cleveland level-classic April 30, 2020

Thanks Terry! #11802298

LJ Corliss level-classic May 31, 2020

Congrats :) #11807042

Micky Cleveland level-classic June 02, 2020

Thanks LJ, I did not get an email on this win! #11807579

Terry Korpela level-deluxe June 02, 2020

Congratulations Micky! #11807588

Linda S. Smith level-classic June 03, 2020

Congrats on this wonderful GOLD WIN Micky! Love the DD work and detail of this beauty! #11807825

Dominick M. Dimacale level-addict June 08, 2020

Congratulations Micky on your Win !!! #11809052

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