A Touch of Color

Not every sunset has the drama and vibrance of a thunderstorm. Most approach quietly and reverently and seem to bring with them a sense of peace. They speak to us not in vibrant reds and purples but in softer pastel shades of greens and yellows. They drift by us slowly and cast their colorful shadows in the still waters of a quiet lake. And they leave us with just a touch of color.

A Touch of Color

A Touch of Color – Buescher State Park, Texas
Copyright © 2010 Jeff Lynch Photography
Shot taken with a Canon EOS 5D Mark II set on aperture (Av) priority using an EF 17-40mm f/4L USM lens tripod mounted. The exposure was taken at 29mm, f/16 for 1/2 second at ISO 100 with a Singh-Ray warming polarizer filter. Post capture processing was done in Adobe’s Lightroom 3.

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3 thoughts on “A Touch of Color

  1. Pingback: Creating “A Touch of Color” | Serious Amateur Photography

  2. Wow!
    Amazing colours, Jeff; and amazing symmetry. The reflection is just great.

    Regards

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