Remembering Bastrop State Park

Rather than focus on the recent wildfire destruction of Bastrop State Park, I thought I’d present two images that sum up how I’ll always remember this picturesque and historic state park.

Bastrop State Park Lake

Bastrop State Park Lake – Bastrop, 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 23mm, f/16 for 1/30th of a second at ISO 100 using a Singh-Ray warming polarizer filter. Post capture processing was done in Adobe’s Lightroom 3.
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Fishing at Bastrop State Park

Fishing at Bastrop State Park – Bastrop, Texas
Copyright © 2011 Jeff Lynch Photography
Shot taken with a Canon EOS 5D Mark II set on aperture (Av) priority using an EF 70-200mm f/4L IS USM lens tripod mounted. The exposure was taken at 155mm, f/8 for 1/125th of a second at ISO 100 using a Singh-Ray warming polarizer filter. Post capture processing was done in Adobe’s Lightroom 3.
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3 thoughts on “Remembering Bastrop State Park

  1. Just got a hold of the latest Texas Highways magazine, featuring Bastrop park on the cover…. boy I’m sure it’s different now. Nice memories you’ve captured there, Jeff.

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