Peter Kun Frary | Photographer

Latourell Falls Creek • Columbia River Gorge OR

It was really pouring so I could only squeeze out a few frames before grabbing my tripod and bolting.

EOS 5D2 & EF 24-105 4L IS USM

The overcast skies of the Pacific Northwest are like a giant softbox, providing ideal light for shooting waterfalls and streams. Why? Direct sunlight creates too much contrast for digital sensors to record. And with dozens of waterfalls in the Columbia River Gorge, Oregon is hog heaven for waterfall and stream shooters.

Columbia Gorge

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