Mt Ruapehu and the township of Ohakune welcome the morning sun. Ohakune sitting to the south of central North Islands’ Tongariro National Park, is very popular with tourists and skiers during the winter months with such an obvious proximity to the Ruapehu ski fields.
Nikon D7000, Nikkon 24-70 f/2.8 lens, Velbon Sherpa Pro CF 740 carbon fibre tripod, Velbon PHD-61Q tilt/pan head
ISO 100, 31mm, f/11, 1/80 seconds exposure, aperture priority mode, manual focus in live view, cable shutter release
Sharpened, light and colour adjusted in Lightroom 3, blended exposure adjusted copy of original file to bring out sky colour and shadow detail in Photomatix Pro…