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Trees along the Edge
Posted By: ThorThum, 02-25-2009, 11:26 AM

A Series of Trees along the snowy edge of the Grand Canyon: C&C?





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02-25-2009, 11:42 AM   #2
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That first one just takes my breath away! I love them!
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Agree -- first one is great! Just needs the horizon straightened.
02-25-2009, 05:40 PM   #4
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QuoteOriginally posted by Thumper473 Quote
That first one just takes my breath away! I love them!
Me too. Can't say it better so I won't. Great job.

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You know, one problem with the Grand Canyon is that in some locations the horizon isn't horizontal. So do you straighten it out, or do you leave it as sloped as it is?

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Great shots, I really love the last image!
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Beautiful shots, awesome scenery.
Regarding the horizon, I didnt notice it at all. If thats the way it runs, leave it.
I always think it is only necessary to be 100% accurate when shooting the horizon on the sea.
In other cases, topography can be very misleading.

Great shots, love the touches of snow included.
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Wow, this is simply amazing.

The rock and the colour really really stand out. Exellent first shot

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Very pretty shots! I miss that country; I lived in Prescott for a couple of years.
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the first picture is very appealing, love the way the tree catches your attention in the foreground, then leaves you with that breathtaking scenery. great shot

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Thank you everybody! The minute I saw the first pic full size on my monitor I knew it was special. I must give credit to my girlfriend, as she suggested the composition, just as we were about to leave. Your comments were overwhelming and much appreciated. I'm really enjoying my K200D and hope to be sharing more pics to this great community here at Pentax Forums. Thanks again!
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that first shot is stellar, but all are excellent. were there many people there this time of year?
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Beautiful shots of one of America's most beautiful places. Thanks for posting them.
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