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Yosemite Winter
Lens: DA 55-300 Camera: K-01 Photo Location: Yosemite 
Posted By: ChatMechant, 02-24-2013, 11:04 AM



Went to see the horsetail falls thing, but there was no water. Got some great photos nevertheless. I have to say, winter is really the time to go! Just beautiful and dramatic with the snow and clouds. The best part is we had the whole place to ourselves pretty much. One person in our group had been the past summer, and they commented many times when we were walking around, "you could hardly walk, this was just packed with people..."
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Wow!!! What a great shot. Thanks for posting.
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Nice work! The low clouds really add something to the shot.
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Great light/clouds makes the shot, beautiful capture. It is nice to see a natural shot and not overly processed.


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Really well done. Didn't blow out the highlight and the shadows are perfect! It is one of my favorite places....though you are giving away the secret of coming in the winter!
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Impressive! The play of light and shadows is quite dramatic, indeed.
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Love everything about this one. The light is perfect. Really beautiful image.
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I agree with the comments, this is a great photograph!

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QuoteOriginally posted by First Poster Quote
Yosemite Winter
Like this a image a lot, well done, just love the texture in the rock face shown with that lighting.

Guess that's now another venue for the bucket list.
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QuoteOriginally posted by kerrowdown Quote
Guess that's now another venue for the bucket list.
Yosemite is def somewhere everyone should see at least once. It's like another planet.

Thanks for all the kind words, everyone! It was a beautiful day, you could practically just point your camera somewhere and take a good photo.
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Love this photo. Thanks for sharing.
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Very nicely done. Definitely a keeper. Great capture of that lovely warm light.
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I thought everything in Yoshemite was B&W always....

Very nice shot, would like to go there once more....
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Very beautiful picture!
Brings back nice memories
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