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Drama over the Eastern Sierra


Posted by Jens Peermann on Sat Jun 25, 2022 3:26 pm

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I spent some time shooting at Travertine Hotsprings in Bridgeport, CA, when the clouds over the Sierra Nevada started to become active. I found that in combination with the colorfull vegetation in the foreground to make an interesting composition.

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by david fletcher on Sat Jun 25, 2022 3:38 pm
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Love what you are showing here Jens.  A magical scene.  As a by thought, I have that 85 1.4 Zeiss too and intend to keep.  A beautiful image with a great deal to enjoy.
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by ADKShooter on Sun Jun 26, 2022 9:06 pm
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The scene on its own is very nice but the thing that sets it apart for me is the cool light in the upper half combined with the warmer light on the vegetation on the lower half. Gives it a dramatic look, especially when clicked for a larger view.
 

by John Labrenz on Tue Jun 28, 2022 11:08 pm
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I too like the warm/cool look...as well as the side light
 

by E.J. Peiker on Wed Jun 29, 2022 12:42 pm
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I really like the 3 dimensionality of this.
 

by Peter Ireland on Sun Jul 03, 2022 8:22 am
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A lovely image, Jens. As others have stated, nice contrast between the cool and warm tones.
 

by Carol Clarke on Mon Jul 04, 2022 6:09 am
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Its all been said! Beautifully done, Jens.

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by Cynthia Crawford on Tue Jul 05, 2022 5:14 am
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I'm late to the party! Agree with former comments- really beautiful contrast of elements. Superb!
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by Dean McLeod on Sun Jul 17, 2022 7:09 pm
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Perfect use of layering. Beautiful vista!
 

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