Santa Rosa Storm

Uploaded: August 07, 2007

Description


...storm brewing over Santa Rosa Lake, New Mexico. I used a diffused flash to light the tree; the lightning was pretty much dumb luck.

Comments

August 07, 2007

Magnifent colors. The light is perfect and great focus. #708769

Emily E. Bem August 07, 2007

WOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOW!


The lighting is SUPERB! The colour is otherworldly! Dynomite image, Christian....trully amazing image!~ #4615044

Chastity Abbott August 07, 2007

Oh my....took my breathe away!! Gorgeous light and color...love this! #4615148

August 07, 2007

oooooooooooooooooo, great capture, great lighting...I love how the tree stands out and the ripples on the water!!! #4615194

August 07, 2007

WOW, what a great capture!!!
#4615217

Kathleen Brennan August 07, 2007

Wow, what a dramatic capture. Great lighting and color. This looks like a winner! #4615355

monique gresser August 07, 2007

This is a really cool photo. I love the colors and details #4616021

Philippe Vieux-Jeanton August 07, 2007

Terrific... #4616600

Jean E. Hildebrant August 08, 2007

Love the dramatic, moody feel. Flash on the tree was a great idea and the lightning was a happy accident-frosting on the cake, so to speak! Hope this does well! #4618995

Ruth Robbins level-classic August 25, 2007

Such a beautiful shot, with or without the lightning. #4696017

Shawn Jennings September 21, 2007

Excellent image Christian! Congratulations on your finalist! #4821803

Ruth Robbins level-classic September 21, 2007

Congratulations on your beautiful finalist. #4822296

Jennifer L. Alder September 21, 2007

OMG!!!!
Brilliant finalist, Christian---
GOOD luck
:) #4822380

Kay E. Mahoney level-classic September 22, 2007

Congratulations on your beautiful finalist. Good luck in the next round. #4829965

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