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Sunset Full Moon Rise at Mono Lake

These unusual limestone "tufa" rock formations form like the stalactites and stalagmites in caves, but these form underwater when calcium-laden spring water reaches the alkaline water of Mono Lake.

Ansel Adams talked a lot about visualizing the results you want well before you trigger the shutter. I anticipated this shot weeks in advance, then invited the Panoramio and Google+ communities to join me here on the G+/Panoramio Eastern Sierra Photowalk. Over 30 people RSVP'd, and we met in groups of 5 to 25 at various points on the anticipated shooting schedule, posted to the Eastern Sierra Nevada Workshops page on Google+. In the coming weeks participants will be showing their best results in a group here on Panoramio:

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Gardnerville, Nevada

Photo details

  • Uploaded on June 6, 2012
  • © All Rights Reserved
    by Jeff Sullivan
    • Camera: Canon EOS 5D Mark III
    • Taken on 2012/06/03 20:02:02
    • Exposure: 0.008s (1/125)
    • Focal Length: 277.00mm
    • F/Stop: f/8.000
    • ISO Speed: ISO400
    • Exposure Bias: -0.67 EV
    • No flash