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"Autumn by the White Cart Water"

By RonnieAG
My last image, An Honest View, was contentious compositionally and I appreciate all the comments which were so helpful and carefully thought out by so many.
I am particularly indebted to Stephen {Tooth} for his critique in which he managed to put into words what I think I had misgivings about.
Today's snap is hopefully less so.........a view of the autumn beeches by the White Cart Water in Pollok Country Park.


Tags: Glasgow Autumn colours Landscape and travel Pollok country park White cart water

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annettep38 Plus
5 218 40 Costa Rica
24 Oct 2012 12:09AM
the colours of honey and sunshine, green leaves and ripe fruit..
an autumn symphony, a bit melancholic but that is the theme of the season.

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achieverswales 6 8 101 Wales
24 Oct 2012 12:21AM
Sorry Ronnie I cannot agree that this is a snap, it is a well thought out composed and exposed beautiful Autumnal capture, excellent my friend.


debu 6 India
24 Oct 2012 12:36AM
Excellent capture.
taggart Plus
12 47 13 United States
24 Oct 2012 1:02AM
Your autumnal colors are wonderful this year as the capture shows!
Jocelia Plus
5 2 1 Australia
24 Oct 2012 2:05AM
Again Ronnie, a beautiful spot and an excellent shot…….
Top marks……

24 Oct 2012 2:12AM
Colorful canopy of Autumn.
EAS 7 1 13 Scotland
24 Oct 2012 2:14AM
Light and colours are beautiful. Love the texture and detail in the LH tree trunk too.

Hermanus 4 4 South Africa
24 Oct 2012 5:14AM
Masterful artistic photo - you are busy stirring some creative juices in me - I would love to paint his scene although I have not touched a paintbrush in many moons Smile
CarolG Plus
9 196 18 Greece
24 Oct 2012 6:15AM
Beautiful colours in the trees, Ronnie, another fine composition and capture. Carol
johnjo58 6 2 5 United Kingdom
24 Oct 2012 6:43AM
Lovely photo Ronnie, so great to see someone looking for help and getting it and receiving it in such a gracious way. Well done Ronnie and everyone who supported you;Ephotozine at its best
fentiger Plus
15 916 23 England
24 Oct 2012 7:06AM
Like Trev I do take exception to the word snap, to get and present this fine image has required a fair degree of thought and skill.

jdinne 13 16 England
24 Oct 2012 7:09AM
Wonderfully composed photograph Ronnie (not a snap Smile), as I said yesterday great photographic skills at work and this has been thought out. The colours are brilliant.

Lillian Plus
7 22 17 United Kingdom
24 Oct 2012 7:24AM
Beautifully shot Ronnie
autumn at it's best and has such a golden glow to this
SUE118 Plus
8 8 1 United Kingdom
24 Oct 2012 7:36AM
Autumn at it's best and you've captured it superbly.
CaroleS Plus
6 423 3 United Kingdom
24 Oct 2012 7:45AM
Now this composition is spot on Ronnie, a superb shot.
7 10 10 England
24 Oct 2012 8:13AM
Like the composition with the branches hiding the bland sky and the autumn colour is excellent.
WhiteRose1 Plus
6 1.6k 148 England
24 Oct 2012 8:40AM
A beautiful snap, Ronnie. I was going to deconstruct it but my wife has just walked in and seen it and said, 'that's really nice'. I don't think even I've had that accolade from her so I'll just leave it at that.Smile

PaulLiley 7 2 13 United Kingdom
24 Oct 2012 9:13AM
Beautifully composed. Like the arch of Autumnal colours. Great work Ronnie. Paul
PhillipMinnis 6 94 4 Australia
24 Oct 2012 9:52AM
What a beautiful Autumn scene, Ronnie! Wonderful colours and composition! Water always adds value to Autumn colours. Smile


24 Oct 2012 9:56AM
hmmm think i know this tree it is becoming a feature on this site TongueTongue fine autumnal colours and reflections a pleasure to view

24 Oct 2012 10:29AM
Autumn leaves water and reflections well composed ! Lovely to see. Gill
24 Oct 2012 10:52AM
great comp and such wonderful colours you hve caught
Irishkate Plus
6 38 100 United Kingdom
24 Oct 2012 11:19AM
Your beautiful autumn tree is a frame in itself and makes a wonderful image.
Can't get enough of these colours.
IanBurton 6 80 7 United Kingdom
24 Oct 2012 11:53AM
A very well executed image. You've used the structure of the branches overhead and the tree trunk to frame the image and create a strong comp. The autumn colour of the beeches really finishes it off.
rayme330 4 17 1 United Kingdom
24 Oct 2012 12:10PM
More autumn splendour well captured, Ronnie.

mikbee 9 3 8 Scotland
24 Oct 2012 1:30PM
Just super colours Ronnie !!
Excellent shot.
xwang 7 55 8
24 Oct 2012 1:44PM
Wonderful autumn view.. beautifully taken. I love the brightness of the image..the colour is superb, beautiful composition.
pluckyfilly Plus
10 351 33 United Kingdom
24 Oct 2012 1:48PM
Lovely shot but I might have taken out the trunk of the tree, a huge improvement to yesterday's which was good - this one IS better
TrevBatWCC Plus
8 12 10 England
24 Oct 2012 2:43PM
Just love the autumn colours, and a super capture of them here, Ronnie Wink
Trev Smile
morpheus1955 9 3 2 United Kingdom
24 Oct 2012 3:02PM
Beautiful autumnal shot, beautifully composed and captured, fabulous colours and light, definitely not a snap, but a beautifully crafted image SmileSmileSmile

sable 8 9 7 England
24 Oct 2012 3:45PM
What an exceptional Autumn shot - I love it - so well composed and captured - the colours and detail are spot on - Elizabeth xx

p.s. thank you for your users award to my to-day's upload xx
24 Oct 2012 5:00PM
A beautiful autumn shot Ronnie..Lin
Simply gorgeous Ronnie.GrinGrin

Nice detail on the bark Ronnie, lovely autumn colours well captured.

pamelajean Plus
10 969 1832 United Kingdom
24 Oct 2012 5:41PM

Quote: you are busy stirring some creative juices in me

Hermanus echoes my thoughts, the scene lends itself to an easel, canvas and brushes, and the water looks wonderful behind the canopy of autumn leaves.
24 Oct 2012 5:48PM
Wonderful view point Ronnie, smashing!

John Smile
4 3 7 United Kingdom
24 Oct 2012 6:43PM
Excellent colour and comp!GrinGrinGrinGrinGrin
NeilWigan Plus
6 13 15 England
24 Oct 2012 6:55PM
It is the essence of autumn.
JOKEN 7 3 10 United Kingdom
24 Oct 2012 7:11PM
Snap it is not. - it is a very fine shot of autumn.
Fefe Plus
4 23 31 United Kingdom
24 Oct 2012 7:24PM
GrinGrinGrin Top snapWinkGrin
24 Oct 2012 7:30PM
Beautiful image Ronnie,
Billyray 8 70 3 United Kingdom
24 Oct 2012 8:19PM
This is an excellent shot Ronnie. Superb colour and a cracking viewpoint.
BarbaraR 10 17 1 England
24 Oct 2012 8:42PM
Lovely composition and colours.
Such a pretty autumn/water scene.

Brian65 7 2 United Kingdom
24 Oct 2012 9:24PM
Its a cracker Ronnie, love those colours and comp.
Tibetan 4 3 England
25 Oct 2012 5:27PM
Spot on Ronnie like that a lot, well done m8 nice one, regards Leon.GrinGrinGrinGrinGrin
bobsblues 6 10 2 United Kingdom
25 Oct 2012 6:43PM
Top class shot Ronnie love the autumn colours.Smile
lesliea 7 2 Australia
26 Oct 2012 1:50AM
Beautiful image Ronnie.
Beautiful Grin
Glostopcat 10 255 2 England
29 Oct 2012 6:09PM
A lovely peaceful autumnal scene with a fine array of colours recorded
YorkshireSam 6 110 3 United Kingdom
1 Nov 2012 12:07PM
You seem to have taken full advantage of the breaks in the weather to catch some nice autumn colour Ronnie with several fine coppery leaved images now in your collection but it is this one that has the greatest appeal to me.

Excellent work !

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