15
Jan
10

1/15/2010

Winter on the Tidal Marsh (Little River)

Another shot of the Little River Marsh at Rachel Carson NWR, this one catching the curve of the stream headed out toward the sea in the distance. The foreground is what happens when a mix of sea water and fresh covers marsh which is already covered in snow. The textures there, and the mix of browns against the snowy background, adds interest to the foreground and balances the curve of the river and the weight of that big blue winter sky.

Sony DSC H50 at 31mm equivalent. F4.5 @ 1/2000 @ ISO 100. Programmed auto with –.7EV exposure compensation.

Recovery in Lightroom for the snow highlights. Blackpoint to the right. Added Clarity and Vibrance. Sharpen Landscape preset.

From Rachel Carson NWR Seasons.


4 Responses to “1/15/2010”


  1. 01/15/2010 at 11:52 am

    Very eye appealing. jbuca

  2. 2 Wendy Hollands
    01/15/2010 at 11:54 am

    gorgeous!!

  3. 01/15/2010 at 8:11 pm

    Exquisite! Wonderful shot!!


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s


%d bloggers like this: