Yosemite Video ~ Anyone seen this?

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Re: Yosemite Video ~ Anyone seen this?

by esmith » Tue Feb 21, 2012 8:28 pm

I was there on Sunday and it either didn't happen at all or it was extremely weak. As far as I could tell, the waterfall in question is currently completely dry.

Also, it looked like either a telephoto lens or a pair of binoculars was needed to get a really good view (anything comparable to what you see in the video).

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Re: Yosemite Video ~ Anyone seen this?

by Baarb » Tue Feb 21, 2012 8:34 pm

Very impressive! Wonder which other mountainous places have such ephemeral features. Was on Pfeiffer Beach in California one time and there were a couple of dozen photographers there all standing on one spot. Thought they were a local club or something but they were all there independently to capture the sun setting behind this particular rock arch. I guess over the course of the year the position of the sun on the horizon moves around slightly so it doesn't always hit the right spot.


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