Oahu, north end, the Iao Valley, which is topped by Ios Needle. Usually in heavy fog, today the sun shone free, backlighting this palm and creating pronounced shadows on the left of the scene, and behind the palm. This makes everything really 3 D looking. The landscape is lit in layers and we'll have a chapter about layered lighting for interior phtography. For that matter you can do it on a plate of food. Same exact technique we see naturally ocuring here, and on the Great Wall shot and the Sedona Rouge (red umbrella) shot too.