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Old Aug 30, 2009, 11:56 PM   #1
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Default Crystal Springs sunset

Before spending part of my afternoon scouting around for potential car photography locations, I stumbled upon this interesting scene at Crystal Springs Reservoir near San Mateo, CA. I knew that this scene would look great around sunset, so I made it a point to return after the drive.

I used the K-7's built-in HDR capture mode to take this shot. Did a little PP in Lightroom to increase the contrast.

This was taken earlier, not as an HDR:

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Old Aug 31, 2009, 5:51 PM   #2
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Both nice pix Jason!
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Old Aug 31, 2009, 7:50 PM   #3
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Really like # 2. Good use of DoF and very nice detail.
No. 1 has got nice lighting, but it is hard for me to choose between the foreground subject and the background.
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Old Aug 31, 2009, 10:21 PM   #4
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I like them both. The HDR is well done, a good scene to use it on. The colors are wonderful!
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Both are very good .


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