Mount Doom

BLACK AND WHITE

This is Mount Ngauruhoe (or Mount Doom for those Lord of the Rings fans), situated on the Central Plateau of the North Island of New Zealand. I used a long exposure to capture the movement of the cloud at the base of the mountain.

Mount Ngauruhoe, New Zealand

Nikon D700, AF-S Nikkor 70–200mm f/2.8G ED VR lens at 155mm, 146 seconds, f8, ISO 200; B+W 10-stop ND filter; tripod

by Mike Hollman, Auckland, New Zealand