Cleveland, OH – Garfield’s Tomb (Infrared)

From Cleveland, Ohio the great photographic location of Garfield’s Tomb.  Per my previous HDR post, this was the first time I have ever shot in a Cemetery.  Kinda spooky, but this spot feels a bit different.  Kinda like you are just shooting a building.  The tomb is located in Lakeview Cemetery and is about 15 minutes from down down.  If you are in Cleveland, I’d put it on your list to visit!  The shot above is the outside of the tomb.  It was mid afternoon and sunny…perfect for IR!

Info from the web: Lake View Cemetery, located in the vibrant University Circle area, was organized in 1869. We are considered “Cleveland’s Outdoor Museum and Arboretum.” It’s Cleveland’s historical, horticultural, architectural, sculptural and geological gem. Our magnificent collection of trees, shrubs and plants make for an exceptional green space in an urban area. This “green space” provides a wonderful refuge for birds and small animals, as well as a showplace of extraordinary architectural and sculptural treasures.

Talke Photography Settings:

  • Camera:  Nikon D70S (Converted to Infrared)
  • Infrared Conversion:  D70S modified by LifePixel
  • Lens: Nikon 12-24 f/4
  • Setting: Aperture  Mode
  • Focal Length: 18.0mm
  • ISO: 200
  • Exposure:  1/50 sec
  • Aperture:  f/22
  • Gear:  Tripod
  • Post Process: Adobe CS4, Viveza