View Full Version : Pos Volcano in Costa Rica pano

Matt K.
03-02-2016, 07:31 PM
Spent the last two weeks in 33 weather, with humidity levels approaching 90%. Mind you, not on top of the volcano. This one is one of the active volcanoes in Costa Rica, though it has been 50+ years for it to rumble. Nowadays it is more a burp than anything else, but it does release a lot of steam and mud when it has a hiccup. The lava thing is apparently over, so they say. We were extremely lucky: the percentage for viewing the crater is less than 30%, since it is usually hidden by clouds and fog. That we did not even have many clouds in the sky and found the location in such a great state is a chance of less than 1%. Go figure, I am FINALLY one of the 1%ers .... as with all my panos, click on it to view the full size.

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03-02-2016, 08:56 PM
Nice colors, sharpness, I really like the capture.
The only thing I would change if it was my capture, I'd remove the left side up to the middle grass meets the grey ground (near the little mountain) and the bottom dark areas

03-03-2016, 10:05 AM
Nice one Matt!

03-04-2016, 06:05 AM
Beautiful Matt, especially opened in full res. .......and congrats on getting this once in a lifetime shot.

03-04-2016, 08:28 PM
another great shot Matt. As always the detail in the large version is superb

What a great experience - I hope to see more from Costa Rica