Above, is a shot I took at the Red Rock Canyon near Las Vegas. We head out there after lunch and was met by an unexpected thunderstorm. At the beginning, I was a little bummed because I couldn't take any shots of the beautiful red rocks with the heavy down pour, but the rain dwindled as we proceeded slowly on the scenic route. Then, we came about this scene. I knew I was looking at something special... with the dramatic clouds above, and far in the distance you can see the rain casting a veil over the canyon ridges. It did take quite a bit of post-processing to get it to look the way I liked. For those curious, here's the original unprocessed image, converted directly from raw:
My Journey into Leica...
A path not to be taken lightly, not without reservations, and not without dedication, but the results can be sweet, OH SO SWEET! This is a documentation of my trials and tribulations into the world of Leica Rangefinder Photography, and I hope you'll enjoy coming along with me.