Independence Day

Poete100

Joined February 2010

Artist's Description

Independence Day, July 4th, 2013, Old Orchard Beach, Maine, USA at 7:10pm
(photographed at high tide, view large)

This image is not named for the actual day it was photographed
it was named for the movie Independence Day released in 1996

My Daughter and I were sitting on the patio at the resort, relaxing
when this cloud formation came up and as it built, grew and changed
it started to look like the clouds surrounding the Aliens’ space ships
I grabbed my camera and walked to the beach to get a nice shot

Processed with Photomatix Pro with 3 seperated captures & settings
Hand Held no tripod…some photoshop with a little fixings…

Nikon D90-Nikkor 18-200mm lens, ISO 200, Max aper 4.5 no flash
f/9, f/8, f/18, exp time: 1/200sec, 1/1000sec, 1/320sec, Pattern, Spot

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