Stunning Sunbursts Assignment Winner Beth Howell

Congratulations to Beth Howell for winning the recent Stunning Sunbursts Assignment with the image, “Winter Morning at Half Dome.” See more of Howell’s photography at

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Winner: "Winter Morning At Half Dome" By Beth Howell


The popular location along the Merced River in Yosemite is a great spot to capture a sunburst in the morning with Half Dome reflected in the river. Canon 5D Mark III, Canon EF 24-105mm f4L IS II USM. Exposure: 1/40 sec., f/20, ISO 100.