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Crystal World 2

Posted by
grouser (Ludlow, United Kingdom) on 15 February 2012 in Landscape & Rural and Portfolio.

Whirling through space and time again

NIKON COOLPIX P7000 1/900 second F/2.8 ISO 100 28 mm (35mm equiv.)

Stephen from Canberra, Australia

Perfect title - the screening effect of the crystal branches creates a stunning landscape!

15 Feb 2012 7:31am

Nigel from Avening, United Kingdom

Lovely composition

15 Feb 2012 7:50am

Jaap from Friesland, Netherlands

Super. Beautiful shot.

15 Feb 2012 8:29am

Doug from Burnham-on-Sea, United Kingdom

Wow, well seen and beautifully composed, those branches look so fragile !

15 Feb 2012 9:35am

@Doug: Yes the weight of Ice took a branch off a Scots Pine further along the earthwork

Curly from South Shields, United Kingdom

Cold fingers of winter, just keep an eye over your head!

15 Feb 2012 10:36am

Mhelene from Paris, France

Incredible ice brances !! Very beautiful !

15 Feb 2012 10:48am

Aly from Annen, Netherlands

Wonderful!!!
Perfect title !
Beautiful compo :)

15 Feb 2012 10:59am

Rick from Toronto, Canada

That makes for a lovely daytime shot, mister g!

15 Feb 2012 11:08am

Anthony Morgan Lambert from Bielefeld.Old West Wales lad, Germany

Now that looks cold !!Nice icy framing !!

15 Feb 2012 11:24am

Shahriar choobin from Mashhad, Iran

:)

15 Feb 2012 12:11pm

Karen Politte from Conway, United States

"ohhhh nice!".....yup - those were my actual words sitting here. A man after my own heart - this DoF and composition rock!!!

15 Feb 2012 1:11pm

Adela Fonts from Barcelona, Spain

An image that corresponds very well to your words. Crystal branches and delicate beauty. A small bump can break them. They are brittle as glass ... A work of art! of nature and you knew your own view! A hug, Grouser!
Adela

15 Feb 2012 1:18pm

Jason Politte from Conway, AR, United States

Great title - those icy branches make for a very interesting foreground element.

15 Feb 2012 2:16pm

CElliottUK from Reading, United Kingdom

The oddity of freezing rain-best example I've seen for years

15 Feb 2012 2:18pm

Slackwater Don from Spokane, United States

The ice provides a beautiful highlight of sorts to these branches. Excellent shot.

15 Feb 2012 3:38pm

dobbino from Cape Town, South Africa

Enjoyed number one as well, but this is just spectacular! Am really, really impressed with your "point and shoot" - brilliant quality!

15 Feb 2012 6:57pm

Judy aka L@dybug from Brooksville, FL, United States

Wow ... my first thought was of a leaded glass window as we look through it. You did a fine job of capturing the foreground details while still maintaining clarity beyond!

15 Feb 2012 8:40pm

Ronnie 2¢ from United Kingdom

The forces at work here are as fascinating as the result - amazing stuff.

16 Feb 2012 7:17am

Ted from South Wales, United Kingdom

well seen G.

17 Feb 2012 8:10pm

NIKON COOLPIX P7000
1/900 second
F/2.8
ISO 100
28 mm (35mm equiv.)

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