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12 Comments |
FaroukLens
 
FaroukLens November 03, 2013
very cool exposure!
emileabbott
 
emileabbott November 03, 2013
Explosive and sky on fire. Keep up the great work wonderful gallery
njkerosky Ultimate
 
njkerosky November 10, 2013
Very Nice!!!...Love the simplicity!
susanneradke PRO
 
susanneradke November 27, 2013
Very beautifull!
rose7
 
rose7 December 08, 2013
Nicely composed image with beautiful colours. Well done :)
gldosa PRO+
 
gldosa December 08, 2013
Absolutely gorgeous. Love the picture!
bronxie
 
bronxie December 09, 2013
Amazing image
gingerbenno
 
gingerbenno December 09, 2013
love all of it ,well taken ,cheers mike
SnezanaPetrovic
 
SnezanaPetrovic December 09, 2013
Amazing!
susanhuckins
 
susanhuckins December 09, 2013
Absolutely stunning image.
michelealexandra PRO
 
michelealexandra December 10, 2013
Stunning! Am I correct that some of these pictures are from the Cape? If so, I'm a Boston girl myself.
philipbebbington
 
philipbebbington March 21, 2014
Lovely sunset image with great colours and composition.Congrats
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Behind The Lens

Location

This photo was taken at Old Silver Beach in Falmouth on Cape Cod MA.

Time

Summer sunset so this was taken at about 8:30pm.

Lighting

No flash used but this was a 4 minute long exposure with an ND10 Filter. This smoothed out the water and took in as much light as possible.

Equipment

I shot this with Canon 7D with the Canon EFS 10-22 at 22mm F13 100 ISO. Mounted on my tripod with a cable release.

Inspiration

I live on Cape Cod and as such have access to amazing sunsets and sunrises. The beauty of the sunsets around me is one of the things that made me get serious about my photography. This is one of my earlier shots so I was playing around with settings more and just experimenting. This was one of the successes.

Editing

Slight adjustments to the highlights in Light Room but other than that no post. Did not touch saturation as local sunsets seem so vibrant that some people already assume that these images can only be done when they boost the colors but in general I am lucky enough to have vibrant colors over the water with i five miles of my house.

In my camera bag

My bag is actually my car trunk at this point. But my single trip bag is my Canon Backpack with Canon 7D , Canon EF 100mm 2.8L Macro Canon EF-S 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 IS Canon EF-S 10-22mm f/3.5-4.5 USM Canon EF-S 17-85mm f/4-5.6 IS USM Canon EF 75-300mm f/4-5.6 III USM Canon EF 28-135mm f/3.5-5.6 IS USM Canon EF 50mm f/1.8 II Two tripods with ball heads and various level and size ND and CPL filters

Feedback

Experiment with a heavy ND Filter and very long exposures. When I am doing shots like this currently I bring my back up body which is the Canon Rebel T3 to do other images during the extra long exposure.

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