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    How was this photo taken...another one!

    Hi all,

    I came across this photo taken by Clark Little and was wondering how he was able to shoot directly into the sun and yet still maintain good colour in the wave??

    I was thinking that maybe he was using something like a graduated filter, but where the shaded area is circular and located in the centre of the filter (rather than horizontal like a regular filter)...if that makes any sense...??

    Or maybe there was just so much light that a quick shutter speed was still ample..?

    Any ideas?

    Andrew.

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    You can link to the photo, ie. put up the web address so we can click through to it, but posting a copy of someone else's photo on Ausphotography breaches their copyright.
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    Ahh, apologies. I'll try and track it down on the web...

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    On a bright sunny day, there would be a lot of light coming through that wave. He had to have a fast shutter speed to freeze the water so effectively, and then some work in PP to bring it all out

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    definitely post processing, and an underwater housing!

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    pretty good, a lot of work

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    Cracker of a photo though, well worth the effort.
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