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Wednesday, 20 April 2011
Ball of fire is #250
Category: Nature 'n Landscapes

This is my 250th post! Its been more than a decade since I was having my personal site Sandeep 's World, but Thru' the Lens was started only in Oct 2007. To say the least, I thoroughly enjoyed the learning from and sharing with fellow bloggers / photographers. Thanks to everybody who follow this blog.

The 250th post is a sunset from Mt Abu, during our Jaipur - Udaipur - Mt Abu trip. This was indeed one of the best sunsets I have seen, but the scene lacked any interesting foreground and I finally decided to click just the sun for a change! Its a little strange that the edges of the sun is very imperfect and there is a gradual gradation of color as we move down. I guess, this is the effect of clouds.

The pic comes from the Canon EF f/5.6L telephoto lens and I clicked it in Manual mode. Even at the lower end of the horizon, the sun was quite bright and I needed ISO-100, an f/9 aperture and a 1/4000s shutter for this capture.


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Wednesday, 20 April 2011 - 10:07 PM

Name: "Niranjan"
Home Page: http://www.rajniranjandas.blogspot.com

Congrats on your 250th post.. nice capture...

Friday, 22 April 2011 - 9:33 PM

Name: "Rajesh"
Home Page: http://myindiantravel.blogspot.com/

Perfect sunset.

Monday, 25 April 2011 - 10:21 AM

Name: "joshi daniel"
Home Page: http://joshidaniel.com/

nice burning colors!

Wednesday, 27 April 2011 - 8:31 AM

Name: "Neeraj"
Home Page: http://bharari.net

Wonderful picture!

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