Dawn Date With the Ladies

Title – Dawn Date With the Ladies

Photographer name – Anand Jayaraman

Description of place

The Painted Ladies are a famous row of ornate Victorian houses near Alamo Square, San Francisco.  This photo was shot on a foggy Saturday morning in the city.

Technical information

Camera – Nikon D 5000

Lens – Nikkor 55-200 mm f4/5.6

HDR Software –  Photomatix Pro

ISO – 250

Aperture – f/10

Number of exposures –  3

Tripod/handheld – Tripod

Extra processing information:

HDR tone mapping of three bracketed images (0, +- 0.67 ev) in Photomatix and selective sharpening of the tone mapped image in Photoshop CS5.

Photographers bio

I am a hobby photographer interested in capturing landscapes, seascapes and cityscapes.  To see some more of my work, please visit