Backlit II

Uploaded: October 30, 2007 05:50:39


Another shot of backlit leaves taken at a local park in the Chicago suburbs. This was a good learning experience for me. It gave me a chance to experiment with the different light metering modes. This was taken with spot metering which I locked in on one of the darker leaves to keep the picture fairly bright.

F/8 - 1/640 sec. - ISO-400

Comments welcome and appreciated!

Exif: F Number: 8, Exposure Bias Value: +0, Exposure Time: 1/640, Flash: flash did not fire, ISO: 400, White Balance: manual white balance, Focal Length: 135mm, Camera Model: Canon EOS 40D


Jennifer L. Alder October 30, 2007

GORGEOUS! Love the color and light here, Mike
:) #774419

Emily E. Bem October 30, 2007

The light and saturation are SPECTACULAR! VERY, VERY beautiful! #5004245

Dominick M. Dimacale level-addict October 30, 2007

Very bright and lovely image here, Mike.

Dominick #5004320

Michael Umbreit October 30, 2007

Jennifer/Emily/Dominick - Thanks for the comments! - Mike #5007294

Kay E. Mahoney level-classic November 26, 2007

Congratulations on your finalist, Mike. #5127679

Jennifer L. Alder November 26, 2007

Congrats, again, Mike!! :) #5128394

Cyn Valentine November 26, 2007

Big congrats Mike!! #5128683

Michael S. Baker November 26, 2007

Another finalist?? Nice work, Mike. Congrats!!
Mike B- #5130377

Michael Umbreit November 27, 2007

Kay/Jennifer/Cyn/Mike - I appreciate the support! Thanks! - Mike #5137187

Danielle Fuller November 27, 2007

Loved this one the first time I saw it...congrats and good luck in the next round! #5137981

Michael Umbreit November 28, 2007

Danielle - Thanks! - Mike #5143902

Katarina Mansson September 18, 2008

This is such a wonderful fall picture with beautiful light and colors. A (very!) belated congratulations on your finalist Mike! #6469922

Michael Umbreit September 22, 2008

Katarina - Thanks! - Mike #6493698

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