the blur of falling water over a dam

Water Falls Over the Phelps Mill Dam

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The Otter Tail River falls over the Phelps Mill Dam — in a previous life used to power a flour mill.

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  • one can really sense the power of the water flowing here.. nice shot.. :)

  • i remember your other images from this spot. this works really well in b/w. as Rian says – the force in the water really comes through.

  • The force of the water is obvious, we like the close crop – it is like drowning, there is nowhere to go to get away from the rushing water.

  • Great shot, love the sense of strength and power.

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  • Shutter speed: 1/13 sec
  • Focal length: 50 mm
  • Aperture: f/8.0


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