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lonely tree

By ojjo
A small, half meter tall tree covered with snow taken yesterday, cropped in PS. All comments and suggestions welcome..


Tags: Flowers and plants

Voters: JouŠo, ephotography, mikears and 15 more

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JouŠo 18 56 Finland
27 Jan 2005 10:24AM
Wonderful winter image, ojjo!
Beautiful colours and excellent composition.

mikears 18 89 Canada
27 Jan 2005 10:27AM
Very nice silhoutte and reflection - I'm not sure how you would do it, but I wonder if it would be nice to just get a little bit of light on the tree - probably not too much. Just to bring out a little contrast between the tree and the snow.

Very nice shot
27 Jan 2005 10:27AM
Beautiful colours. It tricks the eye and the senses. You see the warm sun first and then you notice the cold snow. Great composition.
ojjo 17 10
27 Jan 2005 10:29AM
mikears, i fully agree with you... i tried it, but my flash only worked once, and that was when i focused on the dark tree, making the sunset really bright and spoiling the picture. Not sure if it's possible to force the camera to take the damn flash...

User_Removed 18 17.9k 8 Norway
27 Jan 2005 10:45AM
Like this a lot Oliver... and well done with the 750UZ. I had one myself up until a few months ago. 'Mikears' has a good point about punching a little more light into strongly backlit shots like this. The 750UZ has a hotshoe. Get yourself another flashgun and either hotshoe mount it - or if possible - get a hotshoe PC connector and a Metz 45 (or similar) that is, one that you can adjust the settings on - and experiment with it.

You have a great portfolio and I think this idea may help you with your particular camera.

27 Jan 2005 11:12AM
I absolutely love it! Great composition, colors and light. Click.
Elimare 17 12
27 Jan 2005 11:42AM
Interesting silhouette and well composed. Good work.
turtle1 18 41 United Kingdom
27 Jan 2005 12:05PM
Beautiful image and silhouette
Stevie_G 17 1 United Kingdom
27 Jan 2005 12:33PM
Like it Smile
paul162brown 18 12 England
27 Jan 2005 1:18PM
Lovely colours, great shot. Click. Paul
suleesia 18 176 Malaysia
27 Jan 2005 8:36PM
Lovely image, nice composition.

firzhugh 17 13 New Zealand
28 Jan 2005 12:46AM
beautiful colours, nice composition
jules41 18 197 United Kingdom
30 Jan 2005 6:05AM
WOW,fabulous light and colours ojjo,love the snow on the tree too
highlander 18 32 Scotland
22 Sep 2005 10:09AM
Lovely winter like shot...the sky is so beautiful. Great exposure.

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