09.22.2020 Below Sunrise

Shortly after Sunday’s sunrise to the north image, I spun the camera to the east. The sky was interesting but the fog was more so and I zoomed the 100-400 in to capture the effect of the illumination.

Had the sun kissed the tops of those foggy peaks with color I might have kept it, but that did not happen so with little color noticeable I went to monochrome which I think works well here.

This is a common sight from this vantage point but on this morning I found the fog more appealing with the capture of its motion.

About Steve Gingold

I am a Nature Photographer with interests in all things related. Water, flowers, insects and fungi are my main interests but I am happy to photograph wildlife and landscapes and all other of Nature's subjects.
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16 Responses to 09.22.2020 Below Sunrise

  1. krikitarts says:

    Good call, and a stirring result. I especially like the three waves at left.

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  2. Looking at the photograph surrounded by white in a room with the lights off, I didn’t see the details in the dark parts of the image until I clicked to enlarge. I’d been about to ask whether you’d thought of cropping a strip off the bottom to make more of a panorama.


  3. Eliza Waters says:

    I like it – the wave action of the fog reveals its movement.

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  4. shoreacres says:

    The fog on the left resembles Kelvin-Helmholzt clouds — nice catch!

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  5. melissabluefineart says:

    It is so cool! I don’t usually like black and white but this is stunning.

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    • There was little color to speak of in the trees so it seemed a natural conversion.I wanted to emphasize the fog so monochrome was the path I chose. There was some bold color above but I felt the lower was more interesting.

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  6. Nice Steve! I like the monochrome treatment of the image!

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  7. Todd Henson says:

    Monochrome definitely works well for this one. It almost takes on an abstract look. Nicely done.

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