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By David Da He — Staff Photographer

This photo is of the colorful MIT sail boats in front of Boston’s Back Bay. It is an HDR (high dynamic range) photo, meaning that it is a composite image of three different exposures that have been superimposed on one another. HDR was used to bring out the details in the shadows during the sunset. A small aperture was used to have both foreground and background in focus.


Exposure Time:
1/160 sec.

ISO 100

Effective Focal Length:
18 mm