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Waterfall in North Carolina
Sorry guys, not exactly sure which park this was in (whirlwind photo safari, many stops!) I was trying my hand at the “post card edit” style of editing, hope this is good enough for you guys! I can tell you there is an upper falls (with an overlook) and a lower falls (where this shot was taken) and I hiking all the way down to the plunge basin for this image. I will caution anyone who make the hikes up here…take plenty of water! It is a long way down, the change of socks came in handy, as did the trail mix and protien bars! And the hike back out is…steep! The portion of the falls visible here is about eighty feet, there are two more smaller falls about this final drop bt those remain hidden in the rocks. The river above that feeds this looks so calm and peaceful, then it drops rapidly down and makes a couple of twists before finally flowing out from this lowest level of the falls.

Location: North Carolina, USA
Equipment used: Nikon D700, Nikkor 24-70 2.8 lens, Induro CT213 tripod, Induro BHD2 ballhead.

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7 responses

  1. It’s incredible to see this on the night of my… mmm waterfall. Am I allowed or x-rated?

    June 13, 2012 at 1:11 am

    • lolol. Nature is such a beautiful thing..enjoy, delight, and always embrace those elements in life….that move you in that way. 😉 Lovely comment.

      June 13, 2012 at 1:17 am

  2. Enjoyed picture as much as your description of the hike. Sounds like it was fun!

    June 13, 2012 at 10:18 pm

    • Thanks Jill! And it was ..fun, challenging, rewarding, and filled with spectacular scenery and nature to photograph!

      June 14, 2012 at 12:15 am

  3. That’s like paradise! wow!

    June 14, 2012 at 11:41 pm

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