Autumn Leaves (Or: How I did that)

Floating on the creek. (f 5.0, 1/125s, ISO: 64) In this one, the creek is shallow so you can see the shadow on the bottom of the creek. It’s dark in the woods, but a little sunlight came along to help me out. The creek was running fast after the rain so I had to be quick to capture this one. Used an Orton Effect to smooth out the noise and water.

Chloe recently asked about how I get my leaf on water images to come out as they do.  (She was more succinct, asking “How did you do that?”)  I’m including the EXIF data with the photos in hopes that will help explain things.

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