This photo is published in Mark Orr’s book “21 Century Photography” vol. 2. “Embracing Life”

This was taken in Prescott, Arizona, a couple days after the town had a snow storm.
HDR Image:

One photo was taken in Raw handheld, then 3 images were created in Adobe Photoshop CS3 at different exposures from that one image. It was then processed using the program Photomatix to create an HDR image.

Nikon D-90
18-105mm taken at 18mm
ISO 100
F/ 7.1


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  • fezoj64
    fezoj64over 4 years ago

    Very pretty wintry composition. .. Jozef

  • Diana Graves Photography
    Diana Graves P...over 4 years ago

    Thank you so much Jozef! Our town usually doesn’t get much snow, so this was pretty exciting.

  • Barbara Manis
    Barbara Manisover 4 years ago

    Excellent capture!

  • Thank you so much Barbara. It was a great day for photographing the snow.

    – Diana Graves Photography

  • Karen  Betts
    Karen Bettsover 4 years ago

    Beautiful love the water that pulls us into the image, lovely processing. : )

  • Thank you Karen. I just happened to run across this and took it hoping it would come out.

    – Diana Graves Photography

  • Karen  Betts
    Karen Bettsover 4 years ago

    would you mind just adding what software programme you used for the HDR. : )

  • I went ahead and did that for you. Thank you Karen. :)

    – Diana Graves Photography

  • Martina Fagan
    Martina Faganover 4 years ago

    fabulous shot

  • Thanks so much Martina!

    – Diana Graves Photography

  • Thank you so much Martina!

    – Diana Graves Photography

  • Monte Morton
    Monte Mortonover 4 years ago

    Nicely done!!!

  • Thank you Monte! :)

    – Diana Graves Photography

  • fotoflossy
    fotoflossyover 3 years ago

    So beautiful! Fabulous shot!

  • Thank you so very much!

    – Diana Graves Photography

  • akaurora
    akauroraover 3 years ago

    A lovely winter scenic … just ♥ how the stream draws your attention through the scene … nice HDR processing. HUGE CONGRATS on this image being featured in Mark Orr’s ‘Embracing Life’ photography book!! Take Care ~ Rick & Deb ~ ☺

  • Thank you so very much Rick and Deb. That’s very kind of you. Sorry this is so late getting back to you. Take care, Diana

    – Diana Graves Photography

  • Kathy Baccari
    Kathy Baccariover 3 years ago

  • Thank you so very much Kathy!

    – Diana Graves Photography

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