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Stormy sky!! | by David Nguyen (Keep being busy)
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Stormy sky!!

When I read the local news that said The storm is coming to Fort Myers this weekend, so I knew that I would have 90% to get the great sky of Sunset. And I am not wrong in this prediction. The sky yesterday produce the great Rainbow after a short rain, and it become extraordinary after just a few minute. It was the worst thing ever when I didn't bring my camera along with me. So today my priority is capture the moment of the Sunset. However, because it is the Storm, so I couldn't imagine how strong the wind was blowing my face, it actually blow me away... It was so windy and little bit cold. (not as Seattle though)... Heheh. Lucky that I got used to it when I lived in WA before...^^!

 

The other thing that I concerned about is where I can find the Foreground??? Among Fort Myers Beach, Sanibel rocks, and flowers, I finally chose Rocks!! With that Windy condition, I knew that I couldn't take a great shot of Flowers, and Fort Myers BEach is kinda boring for me (In fact, I got a really good shot over there, so it could be out of my list now). The last destination was confirmed. I was heading to Sanibel and waiting for almost an hour. I witnessed the cloud was moving too fast. The Sunray appeared in this shot caused by the Cloud moved and covered the Sun. I got a quick decision with this Rock, and shoot constantly with 176 shots!! WOW....:)

 

And here is the result!! :) Hope you will like it!! (like me... hehe)

 

I think I still have some more good shots to share with you guys. Hopefully I will have time to edit them this week!!

 

Thanks for watching and comments!

Taken with :

 

- 5d II + 17-40mm f4

- Singhray GND 3 stops + Lee Filter Holder

- Gitzo Tripod 3532S + Ballhead Arca Tech Ultimate

 

Blended with multiples exposure technique in Photoshop CS5!

  

My website: www.davidnguyenphotos.com

My 500px: 500px.com/DavidNguyen

Once again, your comments and Fav are greatly appreciated!!

 

This image belongs to David Nguyen Photography. Please dont use it on any blogs or website without my permission. Keep our world clean and nothing illegal here!! Thanks.

  

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Taken on April 21, 2012