Glacial Valley by Peter Hammer

One of the hanging glacial valleys at Milford Sound in the south island of New Zealand. The sun was setting and lighting up the clouds. The curved bottom of the valley is typical of glaciers.

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This is a HDR image from 3 shots 2 stops apart.
Nikon D90 18-200mm VR lens, processed using Photomatix.


  • Polly x
    Polly xover 4 years ago

  • Dave Lawrance
    Dave Lawranceover 4 years ago

    Wow! That is so dramatic. I love it.

  • Thanks Dave.

    – Peter Hammer

  • Peter Hammer
    Peter Hammerover 4 years ago

    Thanks to the Dawn-Dusk photography group group for featuring this image.

  • Caroline Gorka
    Caroline Gorkaover 4 years ago

    This is stunning ..Chris Wilson said you’d been there, and thought you’d come up with something good.

  • Thanks Caroline.

    – Peter Hammer

  • bayside2
    bayside2over 4 years ago

    I like this image v much Peter. It has an almost mythical feel to it.

  • Thanks Terry.

    – Peter Hammer

  • Matt Jones
    Matt Jonesover 4 years ago

    Stunning. Congratulations on your feature.

  • Thanks Matt and now it’s 2 features I see. That’s fantastic!

    – Peter Hammer

  • AndyReeve
    AndyReeveover 4 years ago

    Bril – well done on the feature.

  • Thanks Andy.

    – Peter Hammer

  • Brian Gaynor
    Brian Gaynorover 4 years ago

    Beautiful work.

  • Thanks Brian.

    – Peter Hammer

  • Lea Valley Photographic
    Lea Valley Pho...over 4 years ago

  • Wow thanks for the feature!

    – Peter Hammer

  • amko
    amkoover 4 years ago

    Wow, what beautiful light you’ve captured! :))

  • Thanks amko.

    – Peter Hammer

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