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Eldorado Peak at Night


Eldorado Peak at Night
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Copyright: Joshua Lewis (JoshLewis) Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 57 W: 2 N: 248] (909)
Genre: Landscapes
Medium: Color
Date Taken: 2012-08-25
Categories: Mountain, Sky
Camera: Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ30
Exposure: f/3.3
More Photo Info: [view]
Photo Version: Original Version
Date Submitted: 2012-12-03 3:05
Viewed: 3272
Points: 5
[Note Guidelines] Photographer's Note
In honor of Ron Warner's comment I am now posting a photo of Eldorado Peak without a tent. This was taken 23 minutes later when even completely went away. The illumination in this photo is purely by moonlight on the snow. I used a pile of rocks as my tripod and used a 60 second shutter speed. The night atmosphere was quite fantastic with glowing peaks all around such as Forbidden Peak. This was taken at Klawatti Camp in the North Cascades National Park.

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Hello Joshua,
Fair photograph, too dark, fair details in the snow, good composition and point of view.
Thanks for sharing,
Michael-7

Hi Joshua,
just beautiful photo, moment and atmosphere. Excellent use of your natural tripod. Perfect point of view.
Thanks for sharing,
Maciek

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  • tuslaw Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 2752 W: 280 N: 4931] (19883)
  • [2012-12-03 18:24]

Hello Josh,
Probably a little dark for most peoples taste, but considering you are limited with your equipment, and this was moonlight only, a real beauty. The thing that really matters is that this is the way the scene looked at this exact moment with your own eyes.
I can only imagine what it must have been like to spend the night in such a beautiful place without the noise of civilization and in such clean air. Awesome composition!! TFS.
Ron

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