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Shekinah

By BertC  
A frame similar to one of my previous uploads; captured off the picturesque area known as the Dwejra.

It had just rained, and I had waited for quite a while for a beam of sunlight to creep out (from behind me) between the heavy clouds in order to illuminate the pathway in 'Shekinah' fashion (ie. as in an apparition)

Shot very late in the afternoon.

Thank you for viewing and as always larger is better.

Wish you all a splendid weekend !!

Exposure :- 1/3s - @F13 + ND Grad.
ISO 100 - Raw

Tags: General Flowers and plants Landscape and travel

Voters: Farne, Maddie, petra16 and 112 more

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Comments


Farne 12 4 1 England
27 Apr 2007 7:21PM
Bert, that's simplistically beautiful! That soft light is amazing, and gives the picture an almost 'old masters' look - not that I am suggesting you...... David

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petra16 12 169 Scotland
27 Apr 2007 7:22PM
almost like a painting

petra
RuthyJ 12 England
27 Apr 2007 7:23PM
Yet another beauty. Bert.
Ruth.
franken Plus
15 4.6k 4 United Kingdom
27 Apr 2007 7:23PM
Wonderful colour and lighting. It is like a painting.

Ken
riprap007 13 1.6k 37 England
27 Apr 2007 7:28PM
a cracker oncemr Bert, well worth the patience
bobalot 11 10 England
27 Apr 2007 7:32PM
great light bert,stunning.

Bob
jaktis 14 84 Sweden
27 Apr 2007 7:32PM
Agree, much off old master

Peter
dianah 11 24.5k 4 United Kingdom
27 Apr 2007 7:36PM
I was going to say exactly the same..just like an old master painting..love the subdued lighting and colour.
Di
MrsS 11 4.5k 18 England
27 Apr 2007 7:37PM
Wow, Bert, that is AWESOME! Smile

Cheers!

Fran x
didgpix 11
27 Apr 2007 7:48PM
Beautiful scene and perfectly captured, one of those very brief moments of light that turn the everyday into magic.
Les
LisaRose 11 172 4 United States
27 Apr 2007 7:56PM
Hiya Bert! I love the strong beam of light coming through...beautiful.
Lisa
JouŠo 14 56 Finland
27 Apr 2007 8:00PM
wonderful mood in this, Bert...

Jouko
wamp 12 276 8 England
27 Apr 2007 8:09PM
Great light as always Bert, and the sky looks very good indeed

Sean
bricurtis Plus
12 2.2k 49 England
27 Apr 2007 8:18PM
A lovely touch of light in contrast to that dramatic sky.
Great shot Bert.

Brian.
Hanners Plus
12 875 10 Ireland
27 Apr 2007 8:23PM
pure genius, absolutely love that light


CLIX Smile
TrevorPlumbe 11 60 England
27 Apr 2007 8:36PM
Another beauty Bert.

Trevor
jamescoates 11 44 United Kingdom
27 Apr 2007 8:48PM
Works fantastically, great capture.
James
looboss 11 3.1k 7 United Kingdom
27 Apr 2007 8:56PM
Look at that! just great once more! well done Bert.
forestrich 11 2 United Kingdom
27 Apr 2007 8:57PM
Cracking image. Great light and very dramatic.

Rich.
KBan 13 502 4 United Kingdom
27 Apr 2007 9:00PM
cracker Bert, looks like a Constable painting
keith
juldon 15 78 England
27 Apr 2007 9:04PM
Fantastic Bert and that light just makes the shot.

Julie
Steveman 12 4 United Kingdom
27 Apr 2007 9:14PM
Superb lighting, Bert - has a Constable feel to it.
Stephen
MalcolmM Plus
12 926 5 Scotland
27 Apr 2007 9:18PM
Lovely light, beautiful shot.
27 Apr 2007 9:24PM
Well seen Bert, that light is beautiful, great image, Adrian
casson 12 3 United Kingdom
27 Apr 2007 9:27PM
Once again Bert you have captured the scene to perfection.
27 Apr 2007 9:46PM
fantastic capture Bert

Dee Smile
27 Apr 2007 10:40PM
absolutely gorgeous .. stunning light rich and moody

NikkiSmile
Marian 12 62 England
27 Apr 2007 10:47PM
Love the frame, and the lighting in this image is perfect. Another to be proud of.
Marian
Possum 11 148 England
27 Apr 2007 10:48PM
Works beautifully for that 'otherworldly' feel.
Allie
Alfoto 11 Wales
27 Apr 2007 10:51PM
Wonderful light and nice rich colours.
Alfie
edcat 11
27 Apr 2007 11:00PM
Bert il PS f'dan huwa ta' livell ghola mis-soltu
exposure Plus
14 5.9k England
27 Apr 2007 11:08PM
Beautiful light detail warmtones sky detail and perspective and a beautiful composition.
Pauline.
Maiwand 11 3 73 England
27 Apr 2007 11:16PM
Beautiful composition Bert. Lovely deep sky. Really powerful.
Ron
taggart Plus
13 47 13 United States
27 Apr 2007 11:28PM
Apparition is right--- I can see that sneaking up into the frame-- Well captured--- Jennnnnnn

PS, I have jsut received such a lens-- learning to use it-- Exceptional quality for a zoom, I think!
28 Apr 2007 2:15AM
Superb photography, Bert, such nice lighting and soft colors.

Regards, Kent
ann_g 14 19 United Kingdom
28 Apr 2007 7:31AM
Beautfil atmosphere, a lovely moody image. Ann Smile
Buffalo_Tom 11 2.3k 9 Wales
28 Apr 2007 8:13AM
Love the mood Bert.Excellent.
Tom.
pmorgan 11 217 13 England
28 Apr 2007 8:48AM
Stunning light, cracking work as always Bert!

Rgds
Paul
TerryBaxter 12 11
28 Apr 2007 8:59AM
Heard of 'shekinah' - as in glory; and this is glorious, Bert.

Terry.
AlanBW 12 20 England
28 Apr 2007 9:18AM
Superb light and lead-through
Glynn 12 1.2k 1 United Kingdom
28 Apr 2007 9:37AM
Fantastic oil painting type image - love the ray of sunlight on the tree.

Glynn
old timer 14 55 1 Scotland
28 Apr 2007 9:44AM
Your control of light is stunning!
Jim
canongirl08 12 18 United Kingdom
28 Apr 2007 11:14AM
Another Beautiful capture Bert!
Light is Stunning
cick
regards
chelseak
thorn 13 124 2 Scotland
28 Apr 2007 2:47PM
Hi Bert,
Very much like an apparition,lovely lighting,tones,love the house and tree off to the side,perspective and another Bert masterpiece.Take care.AnnSmile
28 Apr 2007 6:14PM
Really like the sprinkle of light on this one Bert.

John.
28 Apr 2007 6:45PM
wow.how you capture light is magical ! PURE ART !

ALEX
daffydill56 14 190 United Kingdom
28 Apr 2007 6:55PM
Another super image Bert, perfect light, worth waiting for.

Fran
GlynnisFrith 11 23 3 United Kingdom
28 Apr 2007 8:47PM
What superb lighting you have a an eye for these lovely images
Glynnis
SueWB 11 England
28 Apr 2007 9:22PM
Looks like a storm is brewing!
Another stunner Bert!
Sue
Smile
daringdaphne 14 82 United Kingdom
28 Apr 2007 10:57PM
Fascinating name for a fascinating picture: so nice to visit your work again Bert. Love the way the tree and a boulder catching the light, it just looks as if the moon fell there for you.

Cheers
Daphne
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glazzaro 13 70 23 United States
28 Apr 2007 11:01PM
Now this has a lot of mood and drama going on in the scene, excellent shot! Spot on! Click!!!

Greg
Pegon 12 78 1 England
28 Apr 2007 11:04PM
Lovely light and tones Bert, a belting shot.
Pete.
Gecko 12 25 Australia
29 Apr 2007 7:17AM
Love the light and colours, well worth the wait. Pam
rangerpaul 11 19 7 England
29 Apr 2007 11:20AM
Truly beautiful.
Paul
MikeEG 11 10 United Kingdom
29 Apr 2007 1:54PM
A first class photograph again Bert, a real classic, if you ever have any of that wonderful light spare can I have some, please.

MikeEG
xinia 13 54
29 Apr 2007 2:41PM
great touches of light
trissie 11 United Kingdom
29 Apr 2007 8:45PM
Wonderful light and superb tones Bert.

Trish x
Joline Plus
12 30 53 United States
30 Apr 2007 12:22PM
I love the light on the tree and the way my eye wanders down the path. Another beauty!
TonyFrith 11 3 6 United Kingdom
30 Apr 2007 6:57PM
My wife showed me this & I guessed it was yours she was on her laptop while we were away from home,You have a great style
Tony
Libby_M 11 United Kingdom
30 Apr 2007 9:51PM
i love this it is fab
colour detail and lightin just ace
well taken
GeorgeRusky 12 1 4
30 Apr 2007 10:11PM
Hi Bert
Beautiful image
great work
Thank you for your commennts
george
HUMIE 11 2 United Kingdom
1 May 2007 11:37AM
Wonderful Bert...super light.
~Mike~
AlleyCatz 12 274 6 England
1 May 2007 2:59PM
A real beauty Bert.
I always just want to walk straight into your images.



~Alley~
viscostatic 11 36 5 United Kingdom
1 May 2007 4:05PM
Great use of selective lighting. Another great landscape.

Phil.
phototime 12 8 United Kingdom
1 May 2007 8:19PM
Wonderful Bert,fantastic image.



Mo.
Brilane 11 5 12 Wales
3 May 2007 1:51AM
Stupendous.
Brian
Bridie 12 6
3 May 2007 4:56AM
Just like a painting.Beautiful
sunshot 13 24 United Kingdom
3 May 2007 10:42AM
another first class shot bert, perfect light, well composed.

marc.
VintageRed 12 15 1 United Kingdom
3 May 2007 6:12PM
Very well caught.
Nick
bliba Plus
12 2 Austria
3 May 2007 6:30PM
like painting.....love it
SueTurner 13 81 3 England
5 May 2007 12:01PM
I think its all been said above, well done
7 May 2007 12:27AM
Beautikfully taken and crafted!!

Stan
16 May 2007 6:43AM
The painterly quality to your shots are truly wonderful Bert. Beautiful. helen

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