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    One of my favorite shot that captured nature wilderness. The shot taken when i was at Tanjung Lesung, West Java, Indonesia. I made many shot during that moment and this the one that really describe what i saw about nature wilderness.
    WHAT MAKES THIS PHOTO GREAT?
    Composition 29
    Lighting 40
    Creativity 20
    Story 14

    Of the many lightning photographs submitted to date, this one stands out. The lightning emitting from above and below the cloud is stunning and more even feels more powerful in b&w.

    Peter Essick
    National Geographic Photographer
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    Rick Hammond
    Rick Hammond

    Excellent B&W, Rudi!  Very nice story and image combination.  Congratulations on the National Geographic recognition.

    RAJA SYUHADA
    RAJA SYUHADA

    What a patience you have there to get a precious moment. 

    Vishal Rane
    Vishal Rane

    HI  rudi gunawan I like u r photography. I just want to understand can we do enhancement in photo like

     (color balance, contrast, sharp ) from Photoshop is this allowed in national GEOGRAPHY.

    rudi gunawan
    rudi gunawan

    @Vishal Rane Thank you Vishal. As far as i knew enhancement on contrast, sharpness and saturation its ok :). Kind regards.

    Toshio Rahman
    Toshio Rahman

    great photo. what was the ISO and aperture you used? thanks

    M. Estrada
    M. Estrada

    you're lucky to see this...amazing!

    Kaveh Nabizadeh
    Kaveh Nabizadeh

    Wow! unbelievable! I can't say anything more! Perfect!

    Anastasia G.
    Anastasia G.

    Breathtaking. Lucky shot! No wonder it got posted.

    Photo Details
    Date Taken: Aug 17, 2013
    Date Uploaded: Apr 8, 2014
    Camera: NIKON CORPORATION NIKON D90
    Focal Length: 18 mm
    Shutter Speed: 30/1 sec
    Aperture: f/8
    ISO: 100
    Copyright: © rudi gunawan
    Categories: Landscapes, Nature, Adventure
    Assignments: Unexpected Discoveries, Sense of Place, Embrace the Untamed, Nature in Black and White
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