Login or Join Now

Upload your photos, chat, win prizes and much more

Username:
Password:
Remember Me

Can't Access your Account?

New to ePHOTOzine? Join ePHOTOzine for free!

Open water

Join Now

Join ePHOTOzine, the friendliest photography community.

Upload photos, chat with photographers, win prizes and much more for free!

Add Comment

Thank you for the great response on my winter pictures. This was taken on the only open water around here at the moment, downstream a waterdam and upstream another lake

Brand:Pentax
Camera:Pentax K-5
Lens:SIGMA 17-70mm Macro
Recording media:JPEG (digital)
Date Taken:23 Dec 2012 - 12:16 PM
Focal Length:43mm
Aperture:f/8.0
Shutter Speed:1/45sec
Exposure Comp:-1/2
ISO:200
Exposure Mode:Aperture-priority AE
Metering Mode:Multi-segment
Flash:Off, Did not fire
White Balance:As Shot
Title:Open water
Username:jaktis jaktis
Uploaded:23 Jan 2013 - 5:25 AM
Tags:Bockmossen, Landscape / travel, Rämshyttan, Snow
VS Mode Rating 101 (100% won)
These stats show the percentage of wins and the rating score that your photo has achieved. You can go to the VS Mode by clicking on this icon.

Signup to Plus

Become a plus member to see which photo this has won or lost against in the vs mode
Votes:42
Voters:bobsblues · CarolG · jinstone · pascalg · deavilin · RonnieAG · Andysnapper · andylea · mrswoolybill · woolybill1 · WhiteRose1 · dven · barbarahirst · LynneJoyce · Alda · Maiwand · NaturesHaven · Herge88 · Alan_Baseley · lonely_oryx · cheesey · mauriceegan · robway · Johnny2D · Sylviwhalley · JuBarney · Big_Beavis · Daisymaye · EMJAYCEE · taggart · EAS · mex · Richsr · AnnJ · danbrann · jennialexander · P181 · Niknut · NeilWigan · Scottishlandscapes · AnneWorner · pamelajean ·
Views:123
Unique Views:52

Comments

bobsblues
bobsblues  5 United Kingdom2 Constructive Critique Points
23 Jan 2013 - 5:36 AM

Thats a cracker peter nice tonal reflectons and wintery colours.Smile
Rob

CarolG
CarolG Plus Member 8185 forum postsCarolG vcard Greece18 Constructive Critique Points
23 Jan 2013 - 5:43 AM

Glorious light and reflections, Peter, well composed and captured. Carol

jinstone
jinstone Plus Member 9jinstone vcard England1 Constructive Critique Points
23 Jan 2013 - 5:55 AM

Brrrr...still looks cold Smile

pascalg
pascalg Plus Member 737 forum postspascalg vcard France
23 Jan 2013 - 6:12 AM

this is beautiful...

RonnieAG
RonnieAG Plus Member 5148 forum postsRonnieAG vcard Scotland116 Constructive Critique Points
23 Jan 2013 - 6:31 AM

A fine winter snow snow scene, virtually B and W and with the only colour in the reeds and the ice along the bank.
Ronnie.

mrswoolybill
mrswoolybill Critique Team 8695 forum postsmrswoolybill vcard United Kingdom1198 Constructive Critique Points
23 Jan 2013 - 7:26 AM

Peter this is brilliant, one of your best. A study in delicate shades of grey and white, with those hints of cold gold in the reeds - they are important. Austere, restrained, very beautiful.
Moira

mrswoolybill
mrswoolybill Critique Team 8695 forum postsmrswoolybill vcard United Kingdom1198 Constructive Critique Points
23 Jan 2013 - 7:32 AM

PS I don't often put my UA on a landscape, it needs to be something special, personal. Not a 'look how clever I am' shot. This works for me because it is taken with understanding and love.

woolybill1
woolybill1 Plus Member 8woolybill1 vcard United Kingdom65 Constructive Critique Points
23 Jan 2013 - 7:38 AM

Very lovely indeed: fine composition (S-bend in the water), a sighing atmosphere and mottled reflections all contribute to a fascinating whole.
Regards
Bill

WhiteRose1
WhiteRose1 Plus Member 51313 forum postsWhiteRose1 vcard England143 Constructive Critique Points
23 Jan 2013 - 8:03 AM

The reeds echo the upright attitude of the conifers so well, and add just that little bit of important colour. Beautifully done.

Dave

barbarahirst
barbarahirst Plus Member 6barbarahirst vcard United Kingdom10 Constructive Critique Points
23 Jan 2013 - 8:19 AM

just beautiful .....

LynneJoyce
LynneJoyce Plus Member 6LynneJoyce vcard United Kingdom99 Constructive Critique Points
23 Jan 2013 - 8:27 AM

All of the above and then a little extra.

Alda
Alda  246 forum posts United Kingdom27 Constructive Critique Points
23 Jan 2013 - 9:07 AM

Stunning! Grin

Maiwand
Maiwand Plus Member 8Maiwand vcard England71 Constructive Critique Points
23 Jan 2013 - 9:19 AM


Quote: Very lovely indeed: fine composition (S-bend in the water), a sighing atmosphere and mottled reflections all contribute to a fascinating whole.
Regards
Bill

I agree with all these comments Peter. Superb composition.
Ron

Herge88
Herge88 Plus Member 840 forum postsHerge88 vcard England4 Constructive Critique Points
23 Jan 2013 - 9:36 AM

One of the best winter images I have seen this year Peter.

Best Matt

lonely_oryx
23 Jan 2013 - 10:14 AM

Very well composed

JuBarney
JuBarney Plus Member 3JuBarney vcard United Kingdom3 Constructive Critique Points
23 Jan 2013 - 12:45 PM

Super composition
Ju

Daisymaye
Daisymaye Plus Member 6Daisymaye vcard Canada9 Constructive Critique Points
23 Jan 2013 - 1:14 PM

Love that little bit of colour in the weeds and reflections. Beautiful.......Sandy

EMJAYCEE
EMJAYCEE Plus Member 6EMJAYCEE vcard England10 Constructive Critique Points
23 Jan 2013 - 1:19 PM

The silence; the stillness; the perfect winter capture.
Joan.

jaktis
jaktis Plus Member 1184 forum postsjaktis vcard Sweden
23 Jan 2013 - 1:36 PM

I am honoured and I also am glad to finally take the picture of This scenery

taggart
taggart Plus Member 1046 forum poststaggart vcard United States12 Constructive Critique Points
23 Jan 2013 - 1:52 PM

I like the winter palette-- and your choice not to convert to mono--- also like the wonderful reflections in the 'open water.'

EAS
EAS  6 Scotland13 Constructive Critique Points
23 Jan 2013 - 2:23 PM

The delicate tones and light are just wonderful. What an excellent winter landscape.

Ann

Richsr
Richsr Plus Member 890 forum postsRichsr vcard England215 Constructive Critique Points
23 Jan 2013 - 4:10 PM

Like the reflection and light in this Peter, a fine winter scape
Regards Richard

danbrann
danbrann Plus Member 10521 forum postsdanbrann vcard 15 Constructive Critique Points
23 Jan 2013 - 7:36 PM

Good scenery, good light, good reflections, good image Peter.

sable
sable  7 England7 Constructive Critique Points
23 Jan 2013 - 7:50 PM

This is truely beautiful - great composition - love the reflections and the use of light - Elizabeth xx

Scottishlandscapes
Scottishlandscapes Plus Member 1068 forum postsScottishlandscapes vcard Scotland35 Constructive Critique Points
25 Jan 2013 - 11:40 AM

A marvellous still life look to this frozen image Peter. The reeds giving the only hint of colour in an otherwise monochrome world.

Dougie

Last Modified By Scottishlandscapes at 25 Jan 2013 - 11:45 AM
- Original Poster Comments
- Your Posts

Add a Comment

You must be a member to leave a comment

Username:
Password:
Remember me:
Un-tick this box if you want to login each time you visit.