I took this photograph in the early morning as the sun was hitting Chimney Rock in Western Nebraska. The clouds were amazing that day.
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Niara78 (0) 2006-03-13 21:23
These are very unusual cloud formations, at least, to me :) Very sharp, beautiful colours and composition. Congrats!
mile27 (256) 2006-03-13 21:58
Great shot, Derrald. Looks like you were in the right spot at the right time. I like the low POV you've chosen, putting the emphasis on the superb sky. The colours are rich from the early morning light. Well done.....
vlad_ghiea (1086) 2006-03-13 22:01
The clouds are great, indead; nice colours!
greghume1 (447) 2006-03-13 23:09
Unusual cloud formation. I think you got the composition just right - big sky country. I'm surprised the polarizer did not add even more drama to the shot. Well done.
PJE (20758) 2006-03-14 0:14
Derrald there are only a few good photos on the gallery tonight and this one tops them all. Excellent composition and colors captured in this scene. I love the unique cloud formations too. Very well done!
jjcordier (79275) 2006-03-14 1:08
Very beautiful photo, Derrald! Fantastic sky and very good light. Perfect sharpness. Very well done
Cruize (0) 2006-03-14 1:34
The clouds are amazing, so is the saturation, sharpness, DOF and compostion in general.
Well done mate.
Aazragi (1927) 2006-03-14 1:35
Hi Derrald F.
What a fantastic shot you got here. A great colorful compositiona and a lovely point of view, really a very classic shot. Well done and keep it up and up.
My best wishes are always with you.
dHitman (0) 2006-03-14 2:18
What a shot! The clouds are simply amazing. Beautiful colors and lights. TFS.
jammer79 (2722) 2006-03-14 7:20
beautiful picture. I like the light conditions! Simlpy composed scenery with the strong, stunning sky and clouds. Well captured. Shame I have got no points to give today, so points trw.
lucinka (9976) 2006-03-14 9:09
Derrald, you've started quite amazing portfolio here on TE. This shot attracted my attention for that unusual sky with beautiful surrounding and perfect light. Well seen and done. I look forward to see more of your work. Lucie
dkeus31 (27735) 2006-03-14 14:42
A superb graphical cloudy sky!
I like the vertical lines between the two rows.
natwald (0) 2006-03-17 7:41
wow, I love how crip it is - another good Canon shot ...why have I got a Nikon again?!
Photobones (347) 2006-03-19 19:16
Man! ...and I thought Illinois had the monopoly on beautiful skies. This is just stunning photography... but it's more than that... it's such great coordination... you always seem to be at the right place at the right time.
fayeulle (27827) 2006-09-11 1:24
Great shot with this amazing clouds. I like your framing with the moutain lightened by a magic light.
- Copyright: Derrald FarnsworthLivingston (drfl) (1167)
- Genre: Places
- Medium: Color
- Date Taken: 2005-09-00
- Categories: Nature
- Camera: Canon 20D, Canon EF 17-40 f/4L USM, B+W 72mm Circular Polarizer
- Exposure: f/11, 1/30 seconds
- Details: Tripod: Yes
- Photo Version: Original Version
- Theme(s): Favorites - landscapes 01 [view contributor(s)]
- Date Submitted: 2006-03-13 21:02
- Favorites: 4 [view]