A photographic image captured with the Nikon D40x and the 18-200mm vr Nikon lens in January of 2009. Driving along route 70 between Frederick and Breezewood, the light began to do the most amazing thing. I pulled off of the highway as quickly as I could, my goal to find something visually appealing to put under the amazing sky that was developing in front of me. A sweet red barn did the trick.

Much editing .. including hdr in Phototmatix, and some work in Nikon Capture NX2, Adobe Camera Raw, Photomatix CS4 and 5.


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  • canonman99
    canonman99almost 2 years ago

    dramatic Lois….sweet red barn too

  • Hey Dennis!!!! Thank you!!!

    – Lois Bryan

  • lucin
    lucinalmost 2 years ago

    The much editing paid off!

  • thank you … it’s all about the ZONE, lol!!!

    – Lois Bryan

  • Kay Kempton Raade
    Kay Kempton Raadealmost 2 years ago


  • Hiii Kay!!! Thank you!!!

    – Lois Bryan

  • Tom Gomez
    Tom Gomezalmost 2 years ago

    A dramatic sky and super composition as well, sweet …

  • Thanks Tom … it was awesome … I was frantic to find something to put UNDER it!!!

    – Lois Bryan

  • Karl Williams
    Karl Williamsalmost 2 years ago

    Nice effect here, Lois

  • Hey Karl!!! Great to see you!!!! Thank you!!!

    – Lois Bryan

  • Christine Smith
    Christine Smithalmost 2 years ago

    A lovely image Lois. Nice processing.

  • Hi Christine!!!! Thank you so much!!!

    – Lois Bryan

  • Fara
    Faraalmost 2 years ago

    I really really like this image…………………Joyce

  • thanks so much, Joyce!!!

    – Lois Bryan

  • Gilberte
    Gilbertealmost 2 years ago

    Wonderful wintery picture Lois…you put a lot of work into it.

  • Hello, darling!!!! Thank you … it’s always fun for me!!!

    – Lois Bryan

  • naturelover
    natureloveralmost 2 years ago

    Excellent work Lois x

  • Hi Pauline!!! Thank you!!!!

    – Lois Bryan

  • Bunny Clarke
    Bunny Clarkealmost 2 years ago

    Gorgeous capture and treatment.

  • Thanks so much, Bunny!!!

    – Lois Bryan

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