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a stand of trees (*)
18-JUN-2005 theFly

a stand of trees (*)

Alpharetta, Georgia, USA

Canon EOS 350D ,Canon EF 50mm f/1.8 II
1/100s f/2.8 at 50.0mm iso200 full exif

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Canon DSLR Challenge20-Jun-2005 22:48
Thanks Michael. Title changed. theFly
Michael Puff20-Jun-2005 19:58
I too really like this landscape, very strong and emotive. I generally don't care for strong color in duotones but surprise myself by liking it in this image. "a stand of trees" is a nice strong title for this photo. -Michael
Guest 20-Jun-2005 16:02
Thanks Lonnit and Jeannie! I will check out the tilt and change the title.
Canon DSLR Challenge20-Jun-2005 03:38
Lee, beautiful photo. I don't mind the green either. Actually, I think it adds to the marshiness of the picture. :)

Personally, I don't think it is necessarily to have the "with ducks" in the title because the trees are really what stand out. Get it, stand?! hahaha I think "stand of trees" is very clever. -- Jeannie (jburly)
ctfchallenge20-Jun-2005 01:48
I'm fine with the green, but is that horizon tilted a bit? ~ Lonnit
Canon DSLR Challenge19-Jun-2005 23:53
Thanks Pedro. I thought the green added, well a little green to the shot. theFly
pfehlauer19-Jun-2005 18:07
WAW... excellent lighting... would prefer it in BW, though...
ctfchallenge19-Jun-2005 11:29
Thanks Traveller. First time I have gone green. Tried to chase these ducks, but did not bring the right lens and they were too fast. 8-) theFly
Canon DSLR Challenge19-Jun-2005 06:41
This is very nice, Lee, evocative and full of darkling emotions. Generally I don't like colorations to...convey anything, the subject should be what the subject is, (imho).

But this really works for me. Not exactly lovely, but a very good image. Thanks, Traveller