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And now for something completely different.

taken yesterday evening in White House Folly Wood, near Alnwick.
The effect was done completely in camera, however it is a composite as the bluebells were actually growing across the road.
Having taken the tree trunks in the wood, using the camera blur technique,( slow shutter speed and moving the camera verticallly during the exposure), I then went across to the bluebells and used the same technique, and merged the two images in photoshop.

My idea of an abstract bluebell wood.

As always Thanks for Looking

Brand:NIKON CORPORATION
Camera:Nikon D300S Check out Nikon Nation!
Lens:Tamron 18-270mm Di II VC PZD Check out Totally Tamron!
Recording media:RAW (digital)
Date Taken:2 Jun 2013 - 7:03 PM
Title:Folly Wood
Username:Chant57 Chant57
Uploaded:3 Jun 2013 - 12:28 PM
Tags:Abstract, Bluebells, General, Landscape / travel, Woodland
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Sezz
Sezz Plus Member 10617 forum postsSezz vcard England15 Constructive Critique Points
3 Jun 2013 - 1:52 PM

Makes a wonderful abstract, very effective and I like the colours!

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PattiW
PattiW Plus Member 9PattiW vcard United States2 Constructive Critique Points
3 Jun 2013 - 1:59 PM

I love the mood of this! PattiSmileSmileSmile

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Briwooly
Briwooly  9452 forum posts England5 Constructive Critique Points
3 Jun 2013 - 2:22 PM

Looks like a impressionist painting may be a little like Turner Grin Wink nice work Chant

Brian...............

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John_Horner
John_Horner Plus Member 9John_Horner vcard England2 Constructive Critique Points
3 Jun 2013 - 2:34 PM

A very well displayed composite it is too.
Lovely colours and a very good abstract.

J x.

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Lillian
Lillian Plus Member 5Lillian vcard United Kingdom16 Constructive Critique Points
3 Jun 2013 - 2:36 PM

Brilliant way of putting the two together
love the result
Lillian

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TrevBatWCC
TrevBatWCC Plus Member 6TrevBatWCC vcard England8 Constructive Critique Points
3 Jun 2013 - 3:08 PM

I can remember many moons ago, long before digital photography was thought about, let alone invented, we had someone visit our Camera Club and he took a lot like this (not two merged together though), with the camera on his tripod and using a slow shutter speed, moved the camera vertically Smile It's very effective, and you've done a great job here, Chant Smile
Trev Smile

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taggart
taggart Plus Member 1046 forum poststaggart vcard United States12 Constructive Critique Points
3 Jun 2013 - 3:24 PM

Good combo and it works so very well!

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JohnChambersPhotography
3 Jun 2013 - 6:31 PMConstructive Critique!This comment was flagged as constructive critique! 

Very good like it a lot, when it works it works well as this does.

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gajewski
gajewski Plus Member 10gajewski vcard United States9 Constructive Critique Points
3 Jun 2013 - 7:45 PMConstructive Critique!This comment was flagged as constructive critique! 

A very creative approach to make this beautiful image.
-=\Walter

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Irishkate
Irishkate Plus Member 432 forum postsIrishkate vcard United Kingdom79 Constructive Critique Points
3 Jun 2013 - 10:39 PM

I've been doing these earlier this year with beech hedges and last week with bluebells.
There weren't many trees in a row where the bluebells were but I didn't think of your approach!
Very well captured and blended.
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