Uploaded 14-May-11
Taken 7-May-11
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Category:Scenic
Subcategory:Rivers
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Keywords:Colorado, St. Vrain River, colorful, flow, geology, long exposure, mountains, movement, nature, relaxing, river, rock, scenery, scenic, season, serene, snow, soothing, spring, tranquil, waterscape
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Dimensions499 x 750
Original file size432 KB
Image typeJPEG
Color spacesRGB
Date taken7-May-11 08:23
Date modified14-May-11 08:55
Shooting Conditions

Camera makeSONY
Camera modelDSLR-A550
Focal length120 mm
Focal length (35mm)180 mm
Max lens aperturef/6.3
Exposure2s at f/18
FlashNot fired, compulsory mode
Exposure bias0 EV
Exposure modeAuto
Exposure prog.Aperture priority
ISO speedISO 200
Metering modePattern
Sunlight and Water-07152

Sunlight and Water-07152

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While waiting to photography the Foxes I decided to walk across the street and photograph the St Vrain River which was running rather high & strong from the annual spring runoff from the mountains. I figured since it was right there and we were waiting, I may as well make the best of the opportunity that I had to photograph it as it has been on my list awhile now to capture.For this shot I used my Sony a550 and a Minolta 18-200mm lens, along with a Fotodiox CPL and ND8, all bolted on my tripod. Shot at f18|2 second exposure| iso 200There is just something about shots like this I have always loved. Completely. It just has this feeling of relaxation and tranquility about it. Hard to describe really.