Churchill Sunset

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Questions to guide your feedback

Frozen North or sweltering Southwest?

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Image Description

Early November—11/8/04, 2:18:30 pm—sunset on the tundra near Churchill, Manitoba. An uncommon vista. The clouds usually are dense and extend past the horizon preventing any color from being seen.

Technical Details

Canon EOS 10D; Canon EF 70-200mm @ 140mm; f/8 @ 1/500 sec, -1 EV, ISO 100; Gitzo tripod, RRS BH 55, remote trigger

Specific Feedback

Whatever you think, positive or otherwise.

Nice shot. Looking at the trees, I would say north.

Thank you @Michael_Lowe for your remark. It is indeed North looking north from Churchill across Hudson Bay, Manitoba.