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A Portal of Light

ABOUT THIS PHOTO. I didn't expect to capture the "best" light as this month is still considered the typhoon season in the Philippines. But bad weather does not discourage me of shooting anymore. Maybe, it's just because of my PHOTOGRAPHY COMPULSION SYNDROME! LOL. This is a scene from the Taal Volcano at the break of dawn, minutes before the rain poured as the small portal of light was still shining over the horizon. I shot this moments before the downpour that had me drenched and wet.

 

Canon EOS 5D Mark III ı Canon EF24-70mm f/2.8L ll USM ı Lee 0.9 Soft ND Grad Filter ı 24mm ı 25s ı f/16 ı ISO 100

 

Explore no. 323, 09 September 2013

 

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Taken on September 8, 2013