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Ice Cold sunrise at the lake.

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3 illnesses in less than 2 months have made me tired as hell, I've lost 6 kilos going from 86.5 to 80.5kg which could be seen as the only benefit from it all. I suffer an iron shortage and some liver disorders due to the viral infections I had, nothing serious but it is what makes me tired - all the time. Despite off that all I took myself for a cold sunrise walk through the snow. We had 10cm in just a few hours the day before yesterday and today was all clear and sunny, that would be too hard to miss.


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An ice cold sunrise (-8°C) at a small lake near Mechelen (Walem - Spildoornvijver).

The building on the right is a watertower.


HDR shoot


Standard 3 exposure HDR [-2,0,+2EV] at f/8 using the Canon 75-300mm lens on a tripod.




Tonemapped using the detail enhancer.




° Shadows and highlights.

° Brightness & contrast layer (brightness only) with luminosity mask.

° High pass sharpening ( See here for description ).




Hooverphonic - Frosted Flake Wood (live in Milan 2001)


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Taken on December 19, 2009