Juno Beach Pier Sunrise – Florida

Mar 5, 2010 | Florida Beaches & Coasts, Landscapes & Scenery, Sunrises & Sunsets

Tried something a little different from what I usually do while shooting HDR. I used my telephoto lens! Usually I shoot with my wide angle about 99% of the time. The only reason I used my telephoto was because I had a hard time getting a good composition. I wanted to get the sun to hover above the pier and the only way to do that was to move about 50 yards north. So I ran as fast as I could before the sun got to high and ended up with this shot.

Processing Technique: 3 exposure HDR merged using [intlink id=”546″ type=”post”]Photomatix[/intlink]. Detail enhanced using [intlink id=”542″ type=”post”]Topaz Adjust[/intlink]. Noise removed by [intlink id=”542″ type=”post”]Topaz DeNoise[/intlink]. Image smoothed using [intlink id=”542″ type=”post”]Topaz Simplify[/intlink]. Photo processed with Photoshop CS4.

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Camera Used: Canon 5D Mark1

Lens Used: Canon 100-400mm f/4.5L USM

Camera Settings: ISO 200, Aperture Priority, f/2.8 @ 1/200 of a second, AEB +2/0/-2

Processing Time: 30 minutes

Location: Juno Beach Pier, Juno Beach, Florida