Road to Denali

© Danny Shaw

Road to Denali

Uploaded: August 24, 2004 21:30:07


This was taken from a bus window. The driver pulled over so we could take a quick shot. I handheld a graduated neutral density filter over the lens. Here is some of the exif information from the shot.

Nikon D100
Image Size: Large (3008 x 2000)
Lens: 50-500mm F/4-6.3 D (sigma)
Focal Length: 50mm
Exposure Mode: Aperture
Metering Mode: Multi-Pattern
1/250 sec - F/16
Exposure Comp.: -0.7 EV
Sensitivity: ISO 400
White Balance: Auto
AF Mode: Manual


August 24, 2004

Awesome shot!! Very kewl. Love the mountain!
~*ashley #161721

Phil Sauvey August 24, 2004


I agree with Ashley, awesome shot! I see you got a great view of McKinley from the Stony Overlook area. If you continued to Eielson and points west, you probably even got some closer, more detailed shots. Very cool effect with the filter. #733015

Nancy Grace Chen September 14, 2004

Love the long, thin road leading up to the mountain. Congratulations on your finalist.

Nancy #780982

Evy Johansen level-classic September 15, 2004

Wonderful image! Many congratulations on a well deserved win, Danny! #781590

Robin L. Wehrman September 15, 2004

Congratulations to you Danny on your finalist and your 2nd Place Win!!! Well deserved!!!! This is outstanding! #782625

bob cornelison September 15, 2004

Congrats on a great shot!~:O) #782760

Robert Mann level-classic September 15, 2004

Congrats Danny! Like this as well as the awesome color version! Big congrats on your finalist selection and your second place win! RoB #783402

Nancy Grace Chen September 15, 2004

Well-deserved win... congratulations!

Nancy #784215

Susana Matos October 05, 2004

Congratulations, this is realy beautiful!
Cheers from Portugal, Su #823872

Murry Grigsby November 21, 2004

This wonderful image just popped up on the Betterphoto site and I'm so pleased I didn't miss it completely! A belated congrats on your stunning photo and win Danny!! Terrific design and B&W work. #929746

Candice L. Carter April 07, 2008

Abstly everything about this photograph is exquisite! Breathtaking! #5756535

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