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Canon
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Canon EOS 7D
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Feb 2, 2012, 5:59:03 PM
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Gift of light part II by PeterJCoskun Gift of light part II by PeterJCoskun
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An encore of the previous image, when the light really fired up. Yes...The mountains were that red. I have been working on new blending techniques for greater DOF and keep practicing on subjects such as this. Cacti are probably more difficult than any other item to focus stack simply because of the outermost spines. I always enjoy the challenge and I am constantly finding ways to improve the quality and consistency of my work. This image consists of nine images, eight shot at different focal points and then one to blend for dynamic range. Even with the grad ND filter, it was necessary to blend. This was truly a study in light and texture and I am extremely happy I was able to capture it.

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Mcdowell mountains- Arizona
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Pagatcha Featured By Owner Sep 28, 2013   Filmographer
stunning!
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PeterJCoskun Featured By Owner Sep 28, 2013
Thank you!
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MisticLight3 Featured By Owner Jul 3, 2012  Student Digital Artist
You have been featured here: [link] :nuu:
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PeterJCoskun Featured By Owner Jul 3, 2012
Thanks I appreciate it!
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SECRET-NINJA-SUPER-M Featured By Owner Feb 12, 2012   General Artist
Brilliant as always ^_^
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PeterJCoskun Featured By Owner Feb 12, 2012
Thank you!
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snaphappy101 Featured By Owner Feb 8, 2012  Hobbyist Photographer
wonderful pic :)
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PeterJCoskun Featured By Owner Feb 8, 2012
Thanks!
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snaphappy101 Featured By Owner Feb 9, 2012  Hobbyist Photographer
ur welcome :)
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FicktionPhotography Featured By Owner Feb 8, 2012  Hobbyist Photographer
So intense!!! Love it!
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