Charon’s Garden Wilderness is part of the Wichita Mountains Wildlife Refuge in southwestern Oklahoma. Charon being the ferryman of Hades in Greek mythology. There are also several small lakes in this area, and two small waterfalls along the streams that feed them.

Charon's Garden Wilderness
Charon’s Garden Wilderness

How I Got The Shot – Charon’s Garden Wilderness

I parked at the south Trailhead (Charon’s Garden Trail) and walked a short distance to the above scene. I had a Fujifilm X100T mounted on a tripod.

Camera Settings

  • AV Mode
  • Aperture f8
  • ISO 200
  • Shutter speed – 1/12
  • Auto White Balance
  • Multi Metering
  • Focal Length – 23 mm