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Old 02-02-2020, 10:41 AM
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Blue hour in the Grampians

Camera: Sony A58, Sony 16-50mm f2.8, Sony 50mm f/1.8
Composition: 7 panels (6 sky, 1 land)
Total exposure: ~15 seconds (sky 6x2s f/2 ISO800, land 1x2.5s f/8 ISO100)
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Processing: RawTherapee, DarkTable, GIMP
Notes: Land exposures taken approximately 45 minutes before sky exposures. Land and sky exposures are slightly different scales and not perfectly aligned.
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Old 02-02-2020, 02:09 PM
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Nicely done James, a very peaceful scene with soft colours to match. I assumed it was taken under a partial moonlight but taking it at dusk is a nice idea to give detail in the foreground without the noise. I like the silvery look of Lake Bellfield. I've had many happy holidays in the Grampians. Thanks for sharing.
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Old 02-02-2020, 10:11 PM
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Thanks Michael, the land exposure was just before sunset and sky was before moonrise according to www.timeanddate.com for 12 Jan 2020 (land 8:43pm, sunset 8:52pm, sky ~9:30, moonrise 10:16pm).

We spent just 2 nights and one day there so a return trip is warranted!
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Nice shot James, I like it alot...
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Very nice. Seems to have everything. Scale and colour and a sense of the world turning.
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Beautiful. Caught the light perfectly to make for a dramatic and very pleasing result.
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