fbpixel

Old oak tree grove


Posted by Swissblad on Sat Oct 30, 2021 3:39 am

All times are UTC - 5 hours

Reply to topic  
 First unread post  | 6 posts | 
Image
It is always a pleasure visiting this grove of centuries old oak trees - it really puts our comparatively short lifespan into perspective!

Image made with ancient Nikon DSLR and lens.

Have a great WE, folks!

Flickr file

User avatar
Posted by:
Swissblad
Forum Contributor

Posts: 1401
Joined: 17 Jun 2016
Connect with me:
Flickr 500px

   

by Mary Brun on Sat Oct 30, 2021 8:29 am
User avatar
Mary Brun
Forum Contributor
Posts: 2836
Joined: 06 Dec 2008
Location: Italy
Wonderful fall landscape, very beautiful composition with the point of interest on the tree carved out by time.
Mary

Mary Brun photography - "Trees are the support of the sky, if we cut them down, the firmament will fall over us" - Indios legend 


 
 

by Carol Clarke on Sat Oct 30, 2021 9:42 am
User avatar
Carol Clarke
Chief Forum Administrator
Posts: 67241
Joined: 22 Aug 2003
Location: Lincolnshire, UK. In tune with Nature.
Member #:00067
The remains of the old tree at the front looks like a perfect owl roost, and I love the play of sunshine and shadows through the ancient oaks and golden autumn leaves. I am drawn through the foreground shade and onward towards the sunshine beyond! Beautiful scene and even more so in your link to the larger file.

Have a great WE, yourself!

Carol.
Carol Clarke
Chief Forum Administrator.


"When the power of love is greater than the love of power,
the world will know peace"....Jimi Hendrix.

NSN0067
 

by david fletcher on Sat Oct 30, 2021 11:33 am
User avatar
david fletcher
Moderator
Posts: 27629
Joined: 24 Sep 2004
Location: UK
Member #:00525
Beautiful image! Large view is a must to enjoy this wonderful scene. This grove feels steeped in history and could tell many wonderful stories.
Make your life spectacular!
 

by Swissblad on Sat Oct 30, 2021 9:47 pm
User avatar
Swissblad
Forum Contributor
Posts: 1401
Joined: 17 Jun 2016
Thanks for the kind comments - it was a pleasure sharing my impression of this wonderful place with you.
 

by Cynthia Crawford on Sun Oct 31, 2021 1:27 pm
User avatar
Cynthia Crawford
Moderator
Posts: 17689
Joined: 10 Jun 2006
Location: Vermont
Member #:00733
Worth a click! Wonderful mood and beautiful play on light and shadow. I feel like it must be a place to meditate -to wander around in wonder, perhaps. Beautifully done!
Cynthia (Cindy) Crawford-Moderator, Photo & Digital Art
web site: http://www.creaturekinships.net
"If I Keep a Green Bough in My Heart, the Singing Bird Will Come"  Chinese Proverb
 

Display posts from previous:  Sort by:  
6 posts | 

Powered by phpBB® Forum Software © phpBB Group