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An Arch Beyond the Trees (Gateway Arch National Park)

An Arch Beyond the Trees (Gateway Arch National Park)

While the excitement of exploring this newest national park definitely grabbed hold of me, here I took my time setting up my Nikon SLR camera on a tripod with a CamRanger hookup to my iPhone. The idea being I could compose and meter the way most do, but I would then have a digital JPEG copy I could download to my iPhone and upload quickly. My thinking for this image was to take advantage of nearby tall trees to capture this look beyond with the Gateway Arch. I finished up post-processing work in Capture NX2 by adding a few CEP filters (Folage and Darken/Lighten Center) for the final image.

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Photo taken @ St. Louis on 6 September 2018 (© thor_mark  / Flickr)

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