Orchard Beach Winter Sunset

Posted by Yonatan (New York, United States) on 21 January 2009 in Landscape & Rural and Portfolio.

When I moved to the Bronx for medical school I never thought this borough of New York City had so much to offer. Since I bought my new DSLR I wanted to come to this park that is just ten minutes away from my apartment. The weather hadn't been cooperating, but yesterday was a perfect opportunity.

I spent about an hour outside taking over 190 photos of this beautiful Bronx beach. I played with the exposure and the composition and photographed the scene as the sun descended. It was a beautiful way to spend the early evening, but by the time I was done, I was almost frozen!

Over the next few days you can expect to see more shots from my time at Orchard Beach.

This was my first opportunity to photograph a sunset and it was a great experience.

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Yonatan

Olympus E-510
1/15 second
F/22.0
ISO 100
14 mm

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