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I was attracted by the light catching the treetops and making the snow look like blossom. Now the holidays are over this may be my last upload for a while. Keep shooting as I will still look at the gallery when I can.

Camera:Canon EOS 350D
Lens:17 - 85
Recording media:ISO 200
Title:Winter Blossom
Username:Blenkinsopp Blenkinsopp
Uploaded:3 Jan 2006 - 1:57 AM
Tags:Landscape / travel
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StevenPrice
3 Jan 2006 - 2:00 AM

a very nice image.

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thorn
thorn  11124 forum posts Scotland2 Constructive Critique Points
3 Jan 2006 - 2:26 AM

Hi Skye,this is another beautiful landscape,you do great landscape work,lighting,detail,shading,colour/tone,exposure.Class work.Take care.AnnSmile

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John_Horner
John_Horner Plus Member 9John_Horner vcard England2 Constructive Critique Points
3 Jan 2006 - 4:46 AM

I like the way the eye is held into the picture by the wall and the fence. Maybe just a tad overexposed. But well done!
John
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tmann
tmann  10 United States2 Constructive Critique Points
3 Jan 2006 - 6:33 AM

beautiful capture!!
Thomas

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Maddie
Maddie  102715 forum posts United Kingdom2 Constructive Critique Points
3 Jan 2006 - 7:07 AM

nice winter scene

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Marmot
Marmot  9
3 Jan 2006 - 8:38 AM

Another wonderful Christmas-perfect picture! Well done! Krys

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jacquienewsham
3 Jan 2006 - 8:45 AM

another lovely winters scene
samantha

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kitty83
kitty83  9 England
3 Jan 2006 - 8:52 AM

I like the lighting on the trees and snow in this ... seems very peaceful! Well done; another Christmassy image!
Oh, and thanks for your comments and clicks yesterday; it's nice to know others click because they like my pictures, not because I clicked on theirs. As for the camera: wouldn't part with it for the world! It's brilliant! 10x optical, 4x digital...

Sarah

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bill c
bill c  11 England
3 Jan 2006 - 9:57 AM

Nice winter scene. Well done!!

Bill

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Andy_Britten
Andy_Britten Junior Member 996 forum posts England
3 Jan 2006 - 10:18 AM

Wonderful, christmas card shot
Andrew

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jaktis
jaktis Plus Member 1184 forum postsjaktis vcard Sweden
3 Jan 2006 - 10:39 AM

Nice winter image

Peter

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mrsdaffy
mrsdaffy  9
3 Jan 2006 - 11:02 AM

I want to pack my bags & Family & move there, absoulutely gorgeous....Oh & the picture is well taken too..... Like you need to be told THAT!LOL..I Love it.

Mags

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tripodted
tripodted  1031 forum posts Northern Ireland1 Constructive Critique Points
3 Jan 2006 - 11:32 AM

You have done a grand job with all your snow scenes. Another cracker!
Ted

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jimyoung
jimyoung  10
3 Jan 2006 - 12:05 PM

Winter wonderland

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Rock
Rock Plus Member 13Rock vcard England2 Constructive Critique Points
3 Jan 2006 - 12:40 PM

A very good picture of a winter scene !
Rock

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Jasbe
Jasbe  10116 forum posts England
3 Jan 2006 - 12:58 PM

nice shot, lovely winter scene, great portfolio.
Jason

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Kris_Dutson
3 Jan 2006 - 1:01 PM

Well exposed and composed Winter scene.

Kris.

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Dotrob
Dotrob  9 Wales
3 Jan 2006 - 1:47 PM

Lovely wnter shot.
Dot

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turtle1
turtle1  1141 forum posts United Kingdom
3 Jan 2006 - 1:51 PM

Lovely winters scene -
Barb

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cats_123 Plus Member 114352 forum postscats_123 vcard Northern Ireland25 Constructive Critique Points
3 Jan 2006 - 2:03 PM

great spot

jeff

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PeterLondon
3 Jan 2006 - 11:40 PM

Lighting and exposure spot on, makes a great winter shot.

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Gavin
Gavin  10
4 Jan 2006 - 12:13 AM

Good winter scene

Gavin

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Dennie
Dennie  10260 forum posts United Kingdom
4 Jan 2006 - 1:05 AM

Another great wintery scene. Denise x

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Mavis
Mavis Plus Member 13143 forum postsMavis vcard England2 Constructive Critique Points
4 Jan 2006 - 3:48 AM

A wonderful capture of the snow blossom Skye . Keep clicking your camera when you can . xx

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ChristineL
ChristineL  1039 forum posts United Kingdom
4 Jan 2006 - 8:42 AM

A lovely shot with beautiful light,
Chris.

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highlander
highlander  1132 forum posts Scotland
4 Jan 2006 - 10:38 AM

Hello Skye, you have used the balance of light well to display the hoar frost and keep the snow detail which all work well in your fine detailed exposure.
Doug.

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norton
norton  11 United Kingdom6 Constructive Critique Points
4 Jan 2006 - 11:03 AM

Great winters scene....Well captured....

Tony.

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Marian
Marian  962 forum posts England
5 Jan 2006 - 12:14 AM

A lovely winter scene, with nice lighting on the trees
Marian

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MalcolmS
MalcolmS Plus Member 91127 forum postsMalcolmS vcard England13 Constructive Critique Points
5 Jan 2006 - 9:36 AM

Great lighting and detail, you're obviously a fast learner and have an eye for a good shot. Keep them coming.
Malcolm

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kinfatric
kinfatric  10550 forum posts Scotland9 Constructive Critique Points
5 Jan 2006 - 9:59 AM

lovely scene and good white balance

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VinceJones
VinceJones Plus Member 10862 forum postsVinceJones vcard United Kingdom
5 Jan 2006 - 10:28 AM

Heres a well deservered click for 40, also the images in your gallery are really outstanding & very professional.

Vince

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JouŠo
JouŠo Plus Member 1156 forum postsJouŠo vcard Finland
5 Jan 2006 - 10:32 AM

Fabulous winter image!

Jouko

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KBan
KBan  10473 forum posts England4 Constructive Critique Points
5 Jan 2006 - 11:08 AM

nice comp.
keith

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hebdens
hebdens  9
5 Jan 2006 - 1:26 PM

beautiful scene,well caught.

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martinproe
6 Jan 2006 - 11:19 AM

Wow, this is terrific, If I hadn't put my bum on I wouldn't have seen this.

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deavilin
deavilin  11339 forum posts United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
6 Jan 2006 - 11:32 AM

Hi am am so glad you commented on my orchid today I would have missed beauty had you not done, you asked me a question about the settings I used they were as followsSmile

Tech stuff:- 1/60 - f7.1 - flash ev 1/3 - tripod mounted - ISO was on 400 (I forgot to put it to 200 after having changed it yesterday)

Hope this helps Charlotte

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flakeyflower
6 Jan 2006 - 1:35 PM

Lovely winter scene

lynne

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ericfaragh
ericfaragh  11123 forum posts United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
6 Jan 2006 - 1:54 PM

Great play of light and shadow, cool and warm tones. Lovely exposure to capture it.

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paulsteds
paulsteds  11123 forum posts England
7 Jan 2006 - 4:33 AM

A beautiful shot and a great portfolio.
Paul

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MikeA
MikeA  101244 forum posts England
7 Jan 2006 - 10:45 AM

Stunning image and great p.f.


MikeA.

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geoffash26
geoffash26  112507 forum posts United Kingdom
7 Jan 2006 - 11:09 PM

Well captured and exposed
Geoff

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benedict
benedict  1026 forum posts
8 Jan 2006 - 2:59 AM

Wonderful, tranquil scene. Snow really can be beautiful.
Benedict

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Rayner
Rayner  10 England
8 Jan 2006 - 6:43 AM

lovely winter scene

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jeanie
jeanie Plus Member 115980 forum postsjeanie vcard United Kingdom6 Constructive Critique Points
8 Jan 2006 - 8:45 AM

What a fabulous shot. Just going through your pf having just discovered it.. what a way to start!!
Welcome, looking forward to many more super shots.

Jeanie

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alzeepark  1181 forum posts United Kingdom
8 Jan 2006 - 9:56 AM

Stunning lighting, lovely composition, well caught. Alan

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jeanie Plus Member 115980 forum postsjeanie vcard United Kingdom6 Constructive Critique Points
8 Jan 2006 - 10:44 AM

Hi Skye -me again..thank you for your lovely words in my pf -
Jeanie Smile

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Pegon  1078 forum posts England1 Constructive Critique Points
8 Jan 2006 - 12:10 PM

A beautiful capture .
Pete .

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Val Prowse Plus Member 12Val Prowse vcard England
9 Jan 2006 - 7:23 AM

A truly beautiful image Skye.
Val

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twordley
twordley  9360 forum posts England
9 Jan 2006 - 1:10 PM

mmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmm another good shot

u are certainly not going to b short of 2006 chrimbo cards are u!!?!?

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exposure Plus Member 112703 forum postsexposure vcard England
9 Jan 2006 - 1:31 PM

So Beautiful lovely exposure detail and light.
Pauline.

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tonymarq  9 United States
9 Jan 2006 - 5:46 PM

Wow amazing scene and beautifuly captured!

tonymarq

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Paul_cats  961 forum posts Scotland22 Constructive Critique Points
10 Jan 2006 - 12:00 AM

Love this one. Would love to see all of your pics enlarged. They are worthy of e2 membership. Well Done!
p.s. Thanks for voting on a number of my pics too Smile

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lexc1991
lexc1991  9 United Kingdom
11 Jan 2006 - 11:35 AM

really cool pic!

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mandarinkay
11 Jan 2006 - 5:50 PM

I echo the opinion of Robin 1 .... go for it .... your protfolio is amazing ... well done on this picture ... I love the colour tones of the light ... an excellent snow scene! Click*

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daringdaphne
12 Jan 2006 - 12:13 AM

Ah yes, the snow blossoms. . . . Thank you for these refreshing shots of winter, we had just a temporary layer the quickly fleed away
Beautiful shot
Daphne

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mandarinkay
12 Jan 2006 - 6:34 AM

Thank you so much for looking through my protfolio ... and your comments on my three of a kind .... it is really kind of you ... hope you recover soon from your repetitive strain injury ... haha ... think someone missed a click on it tho! never mind .... I am chuffed that it has gone the way it has ... a bit surprised actually! .... your work Skye has been an inspiration to me and although these days I hate the snow ... after seeing what you have done here ... I so wish we had some now so I could practice! LOL! Keep 'em coming girl! Wink
Karen

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lilipolala
13 Jan 2006 - 6:17 AM

This is a lovely shot. Well done.
Miriam

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davidbailie Plus Member 11452 forum postsdavidbailie vcard United Kingdom7 Constructive Critique Points
13 Jan 2006 - 6:52 AM

Like the sense of the dense snow

Dave

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lexc1991  9 United Kingdom
13 Jan 2006 - 11:19 AM

thanks for your comments
Smile

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xinia
xinia  1054 forum posts
13 Jan 2006 - 11:36 AM

a wonderful series of snow scapes - gorgeous

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merseylass
13 Jan 2006 - 12:31 PM

What a brilliant portfolio! Amazing stuff!

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lol  11
14 Jan 2006 - 12:18 AM

I agree with merseylass's comments what a stunning portfolio. Love your dogs. Must keep trying with my Molly. (If she would stay still for long enough!) Nice work.

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lizziew
lizziew  10
15 Jan 2006 - 11:12 AM

gorgeous winter scene.....................liz

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dark_lord Critique Team 111618 forum postsdark_lord vcard England201 Constructive Critique Points
17 Jan 2006 - 12:37 AM

Classic Christmas card type image. A little on the light side as there is some burn out in the highlights, but that's a small point here.

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angelamary
21 Jan 2006 - 8:55 PM

Beautiful scene, well caught!

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Hawkgenes  10 United Kingdom
25 Jan 2006 - 10:57 AM

I love snow shots and this one is excellent

Hawk

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liparig
liparig  11233 forum posts United States
27 Jan 2006 - 2:56 PM

excellent
joe

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carlw  9
28 Jan 2006 - 2:12 PM

Great shot
Carl

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