Meadowlark Botanical Gardens in Vienna, Virginia. Lots of local flora and fauna can be seen among lakes, forests, and walking trails. It's is also a a favorite location for weddings and receptions, so it's not unusual to come upon one when you visit. In addition, Meadowlark Gardens hosts photography and other outdoor events.
High dynamic range (HDR) photography is created with multiple exposures with different shutter settings to pull more detail from the shadows and highlights than would be possible with a single protograph. A bit of surealism is often created by the photographer in post-processing, but this is not necessarity always the case,