9 | June
"By The Lake"
General: 6:27 PM on 5/18/05 | Canon 300D
Technical: 1/200sec | f/6.3 | 18mm (29mm) | ISO-100
Exposure Mode: Av (Aperture Priority)
Exposure Bias: -2/3
Flash: No

I took this several weeks ago; it is from the same set as the other park shots. I don't know how well I like it, but I've had several people tell me I should post it, and since I don't have anything spectactular to post at the moment, here it is.

Oh yes, and I almost forgot: I added two wallpapers. The jet trails/blue sky makes a great Mac wallpaper. :)

categories: landscape nature

Thoughts of: jens
June 9th, 2005 at 3:20 AM

the composition is nice, but.... i think the overall appearence is a bit flat..

Thoughts of: Chantal
June 9th, 2005 at 4:40 AM

I love the idea to put the tree in the foreground...... great item, and it makes the light look so great.

Thoughts of: Chet
June 9th, 2005 at 6:23 AM

I think its cool how the leaves get darker as you move up and the water gets darker as you go down, leaving a bright area in the middle on the horizon. Very nice.

Thoughts of: Darren
June 9th, 2005 at 7:15 AM

I think it's the leaves that draws attention here. The light is hitting them just right. Looks like a nice shady spot to look out over the water.

Thoughts of: n.smile
June 9th, 2005 at 8:10 AM

have you seen My Girl? it's an old movie - this picture looks just like a scene from that. very beautiful.

Thoughts of: alexandra
June 9th, 2005 at 10:07 AM

Weeping willow and water? Relaxing. It makes me want to dolly-day-dream.

Thoughts of: Mark
June 9th, 2005 at 2:47 PM

I love the water. . .lighting in the leaves is good too.

I like it :)

Thoughts of: paul
June 9th, 2005 at 3:58 PM

yep, that lighting on the leaves, makes me wanna sit down with a book and read at the waters edge......

Thoughts of: Alec Long
June 9th, 2005 at 8:54 PM

Calm. Cool. Just where I'd like to be.

Thoughts of: Nik
June 9th, 2005 at 9:39 PM

Looking at this picture makes me wish I could grap ahold of that branch and swing into the water... I absolutely the love the ripples in the water and the way the light captures the leaves on the tree... very nice... it also makes a nice contrast... you have the warmth by the light in the tree... and then the coolness effect of the water... very well done!

Thoughts of: yungyaw
June 9th, 2005 at 10:18 PM

Exposure: -2/3? Was it too bright when you take this shot? Relax...

Thoughts of: Ed Little, Jr.
June 10th, 2005 at 1:48 AM

That's the one Ryan...NICE!

Thoughts of: pilgrim
June 11th, 2005 at 5:09 PM

A refreshing sight!

Thoughts of: Margaret
June 12th, 2005 at 3:14 PM

Greetings from DC!

very nice tree. :^) I really like this picture, just beautiful scenery. sorry I'm a copule days late commenting on this one -- lightning fried our internet for a few days (still love thunderstorms). and then I was traveling. ah well, all's settled for now. :^)

great pic! love it!

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