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 A Yellow Rope
Jan. 18th 2009 Mike Stobbs

A Yellow Rope

Winter.....some days I just can't get enough of it.
The prairie landscape can be pretty barren at times and just go on for miles and miles.
Some things like this fence and it's wires add a hint of life to an image, human life.
Then the icing on the cake is this neatly tied "Yellow Rope" which shows there is life.
I could have shot this with out the fence (which I did also first), but when I saw that rope I had to include it.

Nikon D300 ,Nikkor 24-70mm f/2.8 AF-S ED IF G N

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Jeanne Newman17-Jun-2009 18:57
Magnificent, Mike...you have such a painter's eye! v.
Marni J. Bradford24-Jan-2009 04:11
You really do know how to bring out the beauty of what many people claim is a bleak landscape here in Saskatchewan. V
Rosemary Gallinger21-Jan-2009 01:24
Absolutely gorgeous! Beautiful prairie landscape. Vote.
Steve Mockford19-Jan-2009 10:01
Very stark shot Mike; the fence is absolutely necessary to provide scale in the seemingly endless landscape. Very nice composition.
Cindi Smith19-Jan-2009 01:36
This is awesome!!!!! I love it! Agree with Glenn! v
pkocinski18-Jan-2009 23:56
I think you made the right choice - the fence adds so much to the landscape - gives it a sense of the vastness of the prairie.
Earl Misanchuk18-Jan-2009 19:03
Good choice, Mike. The fence adds a whole different dimension to the shot.
vatorman18-Jan-2009 17:15
Great compostion Mike, love those wide open skies with perfect winter clouds. BZ-V!
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