Here’s a new Notes from the Field from a recent trip to Death Valley. I was in the Badwater Salt Flats (lowest elevation in the US: 282 feet below sea level) for sunrise and came away with this shot:
Full details with videos on how I chose this composition, what camera settings I used, and how I post-processed the image after the jump.
Videos are available in 1080p HD, so go ahead and watch ’em full-screen!
Part 1: Composition and Camera Settings