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I love this photograph particularly since landscapes have never been something I find particularly rewarding. The whole point of taking a picture for me is to tell a story, capture a moment or emotion. Landscapes can be majestic but I always find them a little underwhelming to capture or create.
This photo works for me with the dramatic post processing of the RAW image with the foreground rock popping with green algae from the lake. The western read from right to left with the trees and shoreline drifting in to the open lake is interesting.