Alta Vista

Alta Vista

Taken from my recent balloon trip a few weeks ago (more to come), this one being one of the few higher altitude shots that the “pilot” allowed us to get.

The blue radial gradient coloring in the sky was from the circular polarizer on the lens.

RAW Pre-processing (light/shadow, recovery), levels, USM, curves, crop.


  • Aperture: ƒ/4
  • Camera: NIKON D2X
  • Taken: 8 November, 2009
  • Focal length: 15mm
  • ISO: 100
  • Shutter speed: 1/8s

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