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Yosemite Valley last week of August 2010

Started by SocalDarkSkies, 09/08/2010 10:24AM
Posted 09/08/2010 10:24AM Opening Post
Hello All,

We had a great trip to Yosemite last week and I wanted to share a couple of pictures I thought summed up our experience.

This first image was taken from a turnout on the Northside Dr. just east of Pohono Bridge. I'm pretty sure most tourist have taken this exact shot and you may have seen it many times before but I couldn't resist snapping a few pictures of my own.

Jerry

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Posted 09/08/2010 10:25AM | Edited 09/08/2010 10:29AM #1
Here's a shot of Half Dome taken from our campsite in Lower Pines. We certainly got lucky and had one of the few sites with a view.

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Posted 09/08/2010 10:36AM #2
Nice pics. Ansel Adams in color!

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Posted 09/08/2010 01:14PM #3
Very nice... awesome place>

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Posted 09/09/2010 08:27AM #4
Nice series, Jerry. Good composition, and the slight underexposure really emphasizes the richness of the colors. What camera and lens were you using?

Yosemite is one place I haven't visited yet, but it's high up on my bucket list.

Jim