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Original photo
24-AUG-2004

Original photo

View from Skyline Drive looking west across the Shenandoah valley toward the Mannasanutten range which is barely visible through the haze (which on a typical day cuts the visibility to about 10 miles or less - Hey, you guys to the left of us, knock off with the pollution).

Note on the next image - taken with an IR filter - how the haze has basically disappeared.

Nikon Coolpix 5700
1/831s f/5.0 at 8.9mm iso100 full exif

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Pablo Yez14-Jul-2010 15:35
I remember seeing a photo a few years ago of SF bay shot from the Marin Headlands. I was blown away with what you could see in IR. So much better than either "regular" photography and/or what your eye could see. The hills above Berkeley and beyond were crystal clear in IR and not even visible visually. Great example.
Marcia Fasy25-Aug-2004 03:30
Lovely photo, as always, Ed. Where do you live?
Marcia