descending hillside of globe gilia

 

 
peace valley ca 2003


Second to wind, scattered clouds rank as a landscape photographer's next worse headache. With the clouds playing havoc on my light meter, I switched to vivid agfa ultra reversal film for its wider exposure latitude. A 4 minute break in the clouds allowed low angle sunlight to give a pastoral glow and nice modeling to this blanket of globe gilia, fiddlenecks and poppies.

This print film gives the photo a certain color spectrum that works nice here. Canon T-90, canon 50mm3.5/sky, f-22, agfa ultra

< previous / next >
< gallery 4
image
 
low angle sunlit flower photo of descending hill of powder blue globe gilia, desert wildflower landscape
 
image
globe gilia, fiddlenecks, poppies, california desert wildflowers