Pohangina Dusk

Pohangina Valley evening mists play through distant trees and over the Pohangina River in the Manawatu region of New Zealand. This location just north of the Pohangina Village, the Ruahine Mountains in the background.
Nikon D7000, Tokina ATX116 Pro lens
ISO 100, 13mm, f/11, 2 images bracketed at 4.0 seconds and 1.6 seconds exposure in Aperture Priority Mode. Manually focussed using live view, tripod mounted, using release cable.
Two RAW images, first pass sharpened in Lightroom 3, converted to TIFF and exported for  blending in Photomatix Pro to balance exposure for shadow and highlight detail enhancement. Final sharpen, light and colour adjustments in Lightroom 3.


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