Parched

An alternative view to the recent Cecil Hill series, rather than de-saturate the frame in this case i have accentuated the natural colour of the cracked dry earth and very recently bulldozed embankment.

Thanks to +Ian Browne for some great feedback on the previous shot which made me revisit a similar shot from the evening.

As with the previous image, this could be mistaken for being out west somewhere, not in the heart of western sydney a mere hour drive (pending traffic chaos) to the beach.

Techie data:
D7000 with Nikkor 17-55mm f2.8 @ 17mm Aperture: f/8 Shutter 30 seconds
out front – LEE Graduated Neutral Density Filter

Suggestions, comments and improvements? they are always warmly welcomed!

Email this to someoneTweet about this on TwitterShare on FacebookPin on PinterestShare on LinkedIn

18 thoughts on “Parched

  1. Great shot Gerard! The colors and textures are excellent. A one thing that I noticed in the shot, I think I might crop a little off the top and right to get the tree in the "thirds". there is almost a little bit too much sky in the shot for me(but not much 😉 )

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.