Used to darkness and its shades, I find bright daylight still a challenge. The other day I failed to capture this tree in about the right exposure. I returned to the tree and gave it another try. It’s better today.
This one is of 1/100 sec., f/16.0, ISO 100, and 55 mm.
The following is from another angle, at the same value set:
Here is a tighter shot at 1/100 sec., f/4.5, ISO 200 and 116 mm.
A bit higher up at the same value set:
A few steps back coupled with zoom-out, we have this:
It casts a shadow on the dusty brown earth: