"Tracks in the Wet" - 1000 × 750 in Tracks in the Wet

Australia\'s Northern Territory has two distinct seasons - the Wet (Oct-Mar) and the Dry (Apr-Sep). The Dry Season features constantly blue skies, no clouds, and no rain. The Wet features some spectacular clouds, storms and lots of rain. The Wet Season is also a brilliant time to make photographs out in the desert - the rains bring colours, like the vivid reds, greens and blues in this image.

The Top End is an incredibly remote place - it is quite literally hundreds of kilometres from other major towns, and thousands of kilometres from cities of any real size. This image tells both these stories to me - the colours of the Wet Season and the isolation shown by the lonely railway tracks. These tracks are used by \'The Ghan\', a weekly train service between Darwin and the southern city of Adelaide - some 3,000km (1850 miles) away. I created this image on my Panasonic Lumix GX7, using a Lee Filters polarising filter and a 3 stop GND to balance the mid-day light. A small amount of post processing was done in Luminar.

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