Fishermen were preparing their lave nets before taking them into the sea in Nha Mat beach, Bac Lieu province, Vietnam.

TECHNIQUES

Composition:
Place the line of closest fisherman in a golden ratio position and use the clouds above to further lead the viewer's eye into the photo.

Filters:
Singh-Ray Grad ND 150x150mm 2-stop Hard Step Filter for making the clouds popped.

Focus:
At about 2m from the camera with hyperfocal distance in mind to maximize both the foreground and the depth of the field.

Processing:
Photo was taken in RAW and processed in Lightroom 4.

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