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Challenge #82 in the variable subjects II series. Hosted by Lext123.
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Crouching under branches near the edge of a quarry lake I came upon this cedar tree in late afternoon light. It seemed to have strong character in the knurly twists and turns of its trunk. The light seemed right, and I went for the shot.
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Submitted: Tuesday, 24th September, 2013 11:39 (GMT)
Taken: Monday, 23rd September, 2013
Focal length: 21 mm
Shutter speed: 1/42 sec
Aperture: F2.8
ISO: 100
Notes: Fujifilm X10 camera raw, processed in-camera to jpeg with minor refinements. Initial exposure was compensated by -0.67 to retain detail in highlights.
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