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The series looks at overall imaging performance from f/2 through f/13. The Zeiss Batis 40mm f/2 CF does an amazingly consistent job all the way into the extreme corners.
These white aspen trunks caught might eye along with the yellow leaves. I processed the image for the high key look with relatively low overall contrast.
Yellow Leaves on White Aspen Trunks
I like shooting in early morning canyon shade late in the season because the lighting has some directionality (from the opposite canyon wall) yet it is shaded so the lighting is uniform but with a touch of directionality.
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