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  1. abraxas

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    I think this might be one of those photos that doesn't translate well as a small jpg on a computer monitor, but looks great blown up on a printed paper. The sky looks a little strange, but in a good way. Almost a backward vignette.. definitely looks like a place I wouldn't want to be banished.
     
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    A very moody shot of a stark landscape.
     
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    i like it
     
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    I've come back a few times to look at this, it has good initial impact and a sense of vastness.....it looks like nature has blasted the area into submission.
     
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    I like it! Like the vastness of the shot how it is captured...
     
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    I like i like...Where did you happen to shoot this landscape?
     
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    This one is interesting but I like the strength your shots usually carry and this one seems to lack the solidity. Still it is interesting.
     
  9. abraxas

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    Thank you for the comments everyone! I tried a reverse vignette on this, and while interesting, I'm not quite sure I'll be doing too much of this processing in the future.

    I'm sitting here kicking myself for not checking to see if there was blue-green algae growing under the alkali surface. Wouldn't that be something if there were life in such a radical and harsh environment?
     

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