Waterfalls - Jim Nevill Photography
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California Falls - Yosemite National Park

This shot looks fake, but it's real although it is the result of tricky photography. In the late morning the sun rose from the top left of the frame, California Falls in Yosemite NP was raging and over-illuminated. Any photographer will tell you to shoot waterfalls in the shade because the glare is too great, especially when using the long exposure required to soften the rushing water. To make this happen I used multiple tinted filters, the equivalent of 4 or 5 pairs of sunglasses to darken the light and allow the correct exposure - resulting in this 3D looking waterfall.

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