Wow. It seems so small out there.
Of course I love it, and it's a fantastic sky, but I do wonder if you might have been laughing a little when you posted it...
The Story: I've not been taking pictures lately--still haven't bought a truck and am going a bit stir-crazy. Found myself on a 3rd floor balcony near Sea World with an expansive view on a nice day and decided to go full wide-angle to grab as much of the pretty sky as possible. The shot after waiting for the helicopter to clear out was the one I was after at the time--it's a better sky for sure--but realized during editing that the 'copter added another level of interest and as a blog title, another level or two of fun. It seems so insignificant up there compared to the vast sky. Almost represents my opinion on global warming--we are too small and powerless to hurt the mighty Earth. Yes Matthew, I was laughing but only at myself. I always "got" your photos that inspired this one, but never felt like it could be a technique that would fit within my own particular vision. I was wrong.
Yes, the helicopter does add something a little playful to the piece. I like it.
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