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The Snow is Leaving

Posted by john4jack (Corvallis, Oregon, United States) on 15 January 2009 in Landscape & Rural and Portfolio.

I really wish that the snow would stick around.

Nikon D300 1/200 second F/8.0 ISO 450 82 mm (35mm equiv.)

Marcah from Quincy, United States

Beautiful landscape. Love your POV.

15 Jan 2009 5:10am

@Marcah: Thank you. I was up the mountain looking down and across.

amy from Nanaimo, BC, Canada

Are you nuts?? (says the girl previously from Alberta) LOL!! It is beautiful ... but I'm much more content with the moodiness of rain and fog. However, this is a most BEAUTIFUL image! The vibrant colours with the white of the snow is magnificent.

15 Jan 2009 5:19am

@amy: Thank you, Amy. We had a terrific hike that day.

Steve Rice from Olympia, United States

Beautiful shot. I like the photos with snow but otherwise, I'm glad it's gone.

15 Jan 2009 5:51am

@Steve Rice: You folks got hit a lot harder than we did. It was nothing in Corvallis like Salem north.

Suzanne from Huntington Bch, United States

Oh my, this is spectacular! I love everything...the mist, the different shades of green, the mood...everything.

15 Jan 2009 6:17am

Marie LC from Voiron, France

I love mixt between green grass and snow. Beautiful shot !

15 Jan 2009 6:23am

Roland from France

A good composition for this nice landscape !

15 Jan 2009 6:31am

Jean-François from LES ISSAMBRES, France

merveilleux paysage qui appelle le rêve ...................................

15 Jan 2009 7:14am

ordinaryimages from Kentucky Bluegrass, United States

great depth as the road winds it's way into the mist. best...jerry

15 Jan 2009 7:23am

@ordinaryimages: Very perceptive, Jerry. Most people miss that.

ninni from Belo Horizonte, Brazil

I love the colours and the landscape! Nice composition!

15 Jan 2009 10:19am

EYES WIDE SHUT from The library of my soul, United Kingdom

A scene of beautiful tranquility that fires my soul. Incredibly well observed, Jack

15 Jan 2009 10:31am

Alivia from Saint-Etienne, France

la neige tranquille dans ce coin de campagne..une idée de l'hiver ..quand tout n'est pas completement blanc ..

15 Jan 2009 10:58am

Mobius Faith from Akron, Ohio,, United States

Really nice composition on this. Creates a sense of movement. I also really love the color. Great work.

15 Jan 2009 11:11am

Mobius Faith from Akron, Ohio,, United States

... and winter is my favorite season of the year.

15 Jan 2009 11:12am

mo.langel from Courtelary, Switzerland

Un beau paysage recouvert de neige! Superbe! A partir de demain, je reposte des images de neige! :O)

15 Jan 2009 11:31am

@mo.langel: I will be looking forward to tomorrow, Mo.

zOOm from Paris, France

Spring is (almost) back ! :-) Love the trees in the back with this great scale of green... a real palette. Lovely.

15 Jan 2009 12:02pm

Manuel from Spain

Good shot of this awesome landscape!

15 Jan 2009 12:09pm

Laurie from New Jersey, United States

Well the snow is beautiful...I like just a little taste of it now and then but not too much!

This is beautiful.

15 Jan 2009 1:30pm

dogilicious from Millerstown, PA, United States

Love the capture of the low lying fog in the background. Nice shot.

15 Jan 2009 1:50pm

@dogilicious: I took several shots of this scene. This one showed the most low lying fog; that's what made it the keeper.

Daniel crystal from Kenmare, United States

not me, I'm glad the snow is leaving!

15 Jan 2009 2:27pm

Don Wiley from spokane, United States

This is a beautiful view down the slope. I like the patchy fog on the far hillside. Nice one.

15 Jan 2009 2:54pm

Eleftheria from Athens, Greece

It's beautiful!

15 Jan 2009 3:19pm

zahai from Berlin, Germany

Beautiful scenery, i especially like the small clouds of fog over the woods...very nice :)

15 Jan 2009 3:48pm

Craig from Vacaville, California, United States

Beautiful greens and reds! Love the steam fog below!

15 Jan 2009 3:54pm

@Craig: The fog really does seem to make something other than just an ordinary picture, doesn't it?

laur from Clermont-Ferrand, France

Belles couleurs dans ce magnifique paysage!

15 Jan 2009 4:21pm

Pradeep from Chennai, India

Nice shot...the green and snow make for lovely tones :)

15 Jan 2009 5:35pm

Shirin Moosavi from Tehran, Iran

Really like the fog in the distance. Wonderful perspective. Great climate contrast!

15 Jan 2009 5:43pm

Ana Lúcia from Leiria, Portugal

Magnificent scene...very well the view!

15 Jan 2009 8:10pm

Rehim from Baneh -Kurdistan, Iran

A good composition!well done

15 Jan 2009 9:05pm

dan from Paris, France

Under the snow, all the Countries are alike !
The beauty is universal !

15 Jan 2009 9:42pm

marzieh from Tehran, Iran

thank you for your comment about my last photo !

15 Jan 2009 10:19pm

JJ from Jersey City, United States

Great POV, beautiful landscape, I have to admit I am quite happy for the snow t leave

16 Jan 2009 1:03am

Toni from Eastern Washington, United States

This is a great capture, Jack. Love the lower clouds and the layering. Our snow is gone, melted in a hurry and caused a little bit of flooding - nothing like what some areas had. I work for a farm that has fields right on the edge of town and we had the pumps on, pumping water into the irrigation canals to keep it from flooding the city streets.

16 Jan 2009 4:45am

Olivier Jules from Lanciano, Italy

beautiful image! very nicely composed

16 Jan 2009 6:54am

Karthik from Bangalore, India

Wow... this is absolutely great. I loved colors in the frame..

16 Jan 2009 5:32pm

marzieh from Tehran, Iran

eally nice
i love nature

16 Jan 2009 9:34pm

baobab from Cambridge, United States

lovely shot. I like the sense of the warm earth re-emerging from under the snow. with the low clouds this is somehow reminiscent of geothermal areas in Iceland.

17 Jan 2009 5:23pm

shallowregret from Kongsberg, Norway

we get plenty of it still :-)

21 Jan 2009 10:49pm