Pine Stand in Granite

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Comments (10)

Marilyn Whiteley on November 15, 2008

You've posted a wonderful set of fall color shots, Tom. I almost need treatment for an overdose, so I'm very glad you included this one with its interesting composition and great textures to let my eyes explore at leisure without overstimulating them. It's beautiful. Cheers, Marilyn

Tom on November 17, 2008

I was wondering when I'd get a comment on this one. And I am not surprised at all that it was you Marilyn. This shot feels like home to me with as much time as I've spent along the Potomac. I love the textures of these rocks and wanted to capture a little of that feeling with plenty of detail and a nice background. Thank you very much for your appreciation and I am very pleased I could give you a little respite. :)

Best regards, Tom

ArdenZ on November 17, 2008

Lovely one, Tom. Great contrasts in color between foreground and background. Looks like a great place to explore. Arden

Tom on November 18, 2008

Greatly appreciate the nice comments Arden. It's a great place to explore and take in the wonders of creation. A real blessing so close to our nations capitol. :)

Best regards, Tom

Isabel Marques on December 15, 2008

Great work, Very nice composition, Tom. Greetings, Isabel November contest

Tom on December 15, 2008

Thank you Isabel. Very glad you like it. Greetings, Tom

Jurgis Karnavicius on January 6, 2009

Amazing photo Tom... in your reply to Marilyn you say This shot feels like home to me and you know I can feel it viewing this photo which is so intimate and homelike... Very best regards, Jurgis

Tom on January 6, 2009

Thank you for those well thought out words Jurgis. I am very happy you like this. Hope you are well.

Best regards, Tom

~★Alex_G★~ on April 26, 2009

Superb shot!

petoru on September 1, 2013

Very nice. There is very beautiful landscape in the Virginia state ... :-) L best regards petoru

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Photo taken in Great Falls Park, 9200 Old Dominion Drive, McLean, VA 22102, USA

Photo details

  • Uploaded on November 14, 2008
  • © All Rights Reserved
    by Tom
    • Taken on 2008/11/07 04:04:08
    • Exposure: 0.006s (1/180)
    • Focal Length: 18.00mm
    • F/Stop: f/8.000
    • ISO Speed: ISO400
    • Exposure Bias: -0.67 EV
    • Flash fired