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Gardens of the Future

We woke up at around 4 in the morning in order to make it in time to Deadvlei before sunrise. I was down on the clay soil already preparing my shots mentally when the sun peaked above the dunes surrounding Deadvlei. It was a beautiful yet eerie spectacle. It was as if the back-lit dead trees against the sand dunes were giving us a glimpse of a not so distant apocalyptic future.

TAGS: Backlit, Namibia, Sand Dunes, Sunrise, Tree

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© Michel Zoghzoghi.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 10.2014
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Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 19, 2014, 6:38 a.m.
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Camera Model: Canon EOS-1D X
Focal Length: 85mm
Shutter Speed: 1/100
Aperture: f25
ISO: ISO200
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