Cliff Berger

Cliff Berger is a cardiologist and amateur photographer. He has loved photography since he had a black and white darkroom as a child. He loves to travel (when there isn’t a worldwide pandemic) and tends to take more camera equipment than clothes on a trip. This photo was taken on a trip to the South Island of New Zealand in 2019. “The Lone Tree of Lake Wanaka” is one of the most photographed trees in the world. This was a four second exposure taken just before sunrise and shows the beauty of the tree surrounded by the lake and mountains, with mist over the water before daybreak.

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The Lone Tree of Lake Wanaka, NZ


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