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Inks Lake State Park II

By AnneWorner  
Happy 2013! I trust everyone is safe and sound and had a good celebration!

This is another image from Inks Lake, taken on our hike along the granite cliffs. We met one other couple there who told us to come back in the spring, when there is a river flowing here and the rocks are no longer visible. There is even supposed to be a waterfall. At this time, the riverbed was for the most part dry, evidence of the drought conditions that have existed in this state for several years now.

Anne

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WhiteRose1 Plus
6 1.6k 148 England
1 Jan 2013 9:26PM
The river in spring would hide those lovely tones and colours in the rocks, Anne.

Dave

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AnneWorner 8 620 43 United States
1 Jan 2013 9:30PM

Quote:The river in spring would hide those lovely tones and colours in the rocks, Anne.

Dave



Yes, it will. But the smoothness of the rocks is certainly evidence that a lot of water has run over them. There are plenty of other rocks though - we had a bit of a climb down to these.
A beautiful composition Anne, love the detail,
Fred.
mrswoolybill Plus
9 966 1494 United Kingdom
1 Jan 2013 9:35PM
Our reservoirs were like this in the spring, look at us now... It would be interesting to go back when the rain eventually comes, for the alternative picture.
The foreground, with those elongated strips of rock, reminds me of a reptilean foot.
Moira
rontear Plus
13 8 7 England
1 Jan 2013 10:10PM
Example of a changing climate Anne, we survived the celebrations Grin
Ron
1 Jan 2013 10:16PM
Nicely composed
1 Jan 2013 10:20PM
Some nice detail and clarity of water......Sandy
andylea 7 37 1 United Kingdom
1 Jan 2013 10:58PM
Wonderul tones and textures anne belting detail a cracking capture nice one Wink
Andy
taggart Plus
12 47 13 United States
2 Jan 2013 12:18AM
A well chosen crop--- the colors and details are exquisite!
annettep38 Plus
5 218 40 Costa Rica
2 Jan 2013 1:07AM
wonderful subsued colours in here, agree with Jenn, the crop is well chosen, it is all about textures and shapes.
Hermanus 4 4 South Africa
2 Jan 2013 5:00AM
This is a beautiful photo of this lovely place Anne !
CarolG Plus
9 196 18 Greece
2 Jan 2013 6:25AM
A very pleasing image, Anne, lovely muted colours, and well presented. Carol
2 Jan 2013 6:58AM
interesting colour of the stone here!
2 Jan 2013 8:07AM
what amazing rockery you have found here
NDODS Plus
6 5.1k 125 United Kingdom
2 Jan 2013 9:28AM
A wonderful blend of light, textures, and tones.

Regards Nathan GrinGrinGrin
Joline Plus
10 27 53 United States
2 Jan 2013 12:29PM
Such wonderfully sensuous curves in that river bed. I love your new processing technique.
Rende Plus
9 38 4 Netherlands
2 Jan 2013 1:43PM
Lovely tones and shapes Anne.
A very Happy New Year to you too!
Rende
AnnChown Plus
6 199 1 United Kingdom
2 Jan 2013 4:07PM
Super composition Anne and I love those muted tones.
Ann
TrevBatWCC Plus
8 12 10 England
2 Jan 2013 5:01PM
A lovely capture here, Anne, lots of wonderful colours, tones and textures Wink
A very Happy New Year to you too! Smile
Trev Smile
2 Jan 2013 5:20PM
Super shot Anne, wonderful comp' with plenty to see.
And a VERY happy New year to you too.

John Smile
2 Jan 2013 5:32PM
Lovely composition. I do like the stone colour.
Effrossini
Brian65 7 2 United Kingdom
2 Jan 2013 7:41PM
Beautiful image, love the colours and comp.
Brian
JimV 10 6 3 Canada
3 Jan 2013 12:48AM
A very satisfying image to look upon Anne, I think it would have been even moreso with a much narrower frame.
Rgds., Jim
astyag 9 12
3 Jan 2013 6:09AM
Those Granite rocks are so amazing in shape and formation!
astyag 9 12
3 Jan 2013 6:11AM
By the way, have you seen Tor Eckhoff's videos on YouTube? He lives in Vestfold county in Norway
Tibetan 4 3 England
3 Jan 2013 3:46PM
Quite an unusual place nice colours, like it with all the different shapes, regards Leon.GrinGrinGrinGrinGrin
AnneWorner 8 620 43 United States
3 Jan 2013 8:50PM

Quote:By the way, have you seen Tor Eckhoff's videos on YouTube? He lives in Vestfold county in Norway


I have not seen any of his videos - just checked YouTube and see he has a whole bunch of them - looks like he has a lot of true Viking blood in his veins Wink

Anne
nonur Plus
7 17 11 Turkey
5 Jan 2013 10:08PM
An amazing place, well taken shots!
platzy 3 United Kingdom
12 Jan 2013 10:30AM
Great colour textures and shapes, wonderful image.

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