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Rwanda Mountain Gorillas _DSC14482

Introspection...

 

We were lucky to find the gorillas first outside the reserve in the largely open farmland. The lighting was perfect. At least for the others with slower lenses, and some even with 'point and shoots', it was a good chance to get some reasonable shots too. The best tip I read on the internet was to under expose by -1EV. Everyone else with their cams set up without this one stop exposure compensation got grey gorilla photographs, as the exposure system tried to compensate for the deep black gorillas. Continued...

 

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* This photo is blogged here, here, here, here, here, here, here, here and here.

* This photo is blogged at '13.7 Billion Years' here and here.

* This photo appears on TripSay

 

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Taken on December 29, 2007