18/06/13 – Guadalest Mountain View

  Guadalest is a tourist hotspot, a mountain town just North of the infamous Benidorm.  The two could not be further apart, one full of drunken yobs and sleaze bars, the other a picturesque town with churches and museums.  Whilst touring the castle this is one of the stunning views you are presented with. Focal Length: 18mm Lens: Nikkor 18-55mm AF-3.5-5.6G Mode: A-Mode Aperture: f/11 Shutter Speed: 1/500 ISO: 100 Exposure Comp: 0EV Flash: None Editing: In Photoshop CS5 editing levels – yellow filter added, heavy on bottom, less on top.  Also tweaked offset of furthest peak to counteract water … Continue reading 18/06/13 – Guadalest Mountain View

18/06/13 – Spain in the Green

    When I used to live in Spain one of my complaints is that it is never very green, more “Brown”,  I lived in an area where there are lots of Olive trees so even the greens look quite brown,  Recently on a trip over with my partner we took a wander up the mountains behind the house and this was the view on the far side of the valley.  Absolutely stunning……and green! Focal Length: 18mm Lens: Nikkor 18-55mm AF-3.5-5.6G Mode: A-Mode Aperture: f/5 Shutter Speed: 1/1000 ISO: 100 Exposure Comp: -5.0EV Flash: None Editing: In Photoshop CS5 editing … Continue reading 18/06/13 – Spain in the Green