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Skies and patience

jrp

San Pedro Garza García, MX
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Sat 16-Feb-13 05:50 AM | edited Sun 17-Feb-13 09:52 AM by jrp

On the first shooting day of our trip, we arrived late at the Mezquite Dunes.
The light was going away fast, casting no shadows to allow for the capture of textures and making everything an ugly gray.
So I packed and turned back towards the parking area.

Raising my head I saw a faint sky, not very promising for a good sunset shot; I thought ..

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Patience has never been one of my natural virtues, but somehow decided to wait, and the skies rewarded me by beginning to improve:

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The skies, joking about my hopes for a gorgeous sunset began to darken fast:

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But then, just when I was about to keep on walking back, the sky lit up and went "nuclear" before dying immediately after, leaving only darkness behind:

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Patience pays. Most of the time.
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Have a great time :-)
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