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Prashant Naik
Arches National Park, Utah, USA
05/08/2019
11:16 pm

Equipment Details:

Nikon D810. Nikkor 24mm-70mm.

Post-processing Details:

Single exposure image. RAW file processed in lightroom. Color corrections, and tonal adjustments done in Photoshop along with minor dodge and burn on highlights and shadows.

Image Details:

Circa: 8th May 19. That moment when you visit a place which you had only seen in magazines and articles. I was astonished to see the Delicate Arch in Utah with my own eyes. It was a different world all together. Hidden in nature's pristine shore, the arch was delicate against the forces of nature, yet grandiose in appearance. Then the darkness engulfed the landscape. A cosmic invasion. I stood still by its side, in the moon’s silver rays, and watched the magical unfolding of the astral world.