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Ranching

Posted by john4jack (Corvallis, Oregon, United States) on 12 November 2009 in Landscape & Rural and Portfolio.

Ranching also is big in this part of Oregon.

Nikon D700 1/400 second F/9.0 ISO 200 45 mm (35mm equiv.)

Japanalia from Yokohama, Japan

What beautiful sweeping piece of land! Why, one almost wishes one were a cow! I like the way you made the fencing part of the shot!

12 Nov 2009 5:05am

@Japanalia: Thank you.

Seraphine from San Francisco, United States

beautiful. oregon is so beautiful.
you captured it wonderfully, jack.

12 Nov 2009 5:25am

@Seraphine: Thank you. How do we comment on your photos on your website (I can't find you on Am3)?

Didier DE ZAN from somewhere, France

Beautiful landscape

12 Nov 2009 5:44am

@Didier DE ZAN: Merci.

*MЯG* from Tehran, Iran

so lovely and lively place...
i like this loving shot,almost the perspective
very amazing shot
the colors are great too !!

12 Nov 2009 6:13am

@*MЯG*: Thank you.

Dulcie from Danville, CA, United States

Oh my, oh my. You do such wonderful work, Jack. This is sublime. Just incredibly lovely warm color and a clear look into the distance.

12 Nov 2009 6:19am

@Dulcie: Many thanks.

Yvonne Simons from Tilburg, Netherlands

Beautifully photographed! You can divide the image into three parts, beautiful colors, awesome picture!

12 Nov 2009 6:21am

@Yvonne Simons: Thank you.

Yvon from Orleans, France

terrefic landscape with beautiful automn colors

12 Nov 2009 6:27am

@Yvon: Merci.

Lyl and Roll from Besançon, France

A so very nice place, so nice thru your eyes and lens. Great shot Jack.

12 Nov 2009 6:27am

@Lyl and Roll: Merci.

Foto-aksent from Binkom, Belgium

Beautifull autumn colors!

12 Nov 2009 6:56am

@Foto-aksent: Thank you.

Nicholas from Shah Alam, Malaysia

Excellent landscape :) Such a beautiful place captured by an excellent photographer :)

12 Nov 2009 7:03am

@Nicholas: Many thanks, Nicholas.

Irene from L C, France

I love this serene landscape.

12 Nov 2009 7:03am

@Irene: Merci.

rem_la from Villiers, France

superbe paysage !

12 Nov 2009 7:06am

@rem_la: Merci.

Anthony Morgan Lambert from Bielefeld, Germany

Very nicely composed shot,I can just see John Wayne riding into frame (sorry,I bet that sounds stupid to someone who lives in this stunning location)

12 Nov 2009 7:18am

@Anthony Morgan Lambert: No, not stupid at all; I feel the same way.

PATRICK from miramas, France

wow very beautiful capture and colors and light

12 Nov 2009 7:40am

@PATRICK: Merci.

Anina from Auckland, New Zealand

WOW!!! This is breathtaking! Beautifully captured. The colour, tones and light are all exquisite. I hope you've got printed and framed. Well done

12 Nov 2009 7:50am

@Anina: Thanks. No prints yet.

Theys from Charleroi, Belgium

You captured it wonderfully,bravo jack.

12 Nov 2009 8:07am

@Theys: Merci.

Leena from Joensuu, Finland

What a view and colours, wonderful !

12 Nov 2009 8:23am

@Leena: Thank you.

Kiwisa from North Shore, New Zealand

Really beautiful, although there are divides in the landscape the eye is drawn in through the green down the middle.

12 Nov 2009 8:30am

@Kiwisa: Thank you.

Elena Kotrotsou from Drossia, Greece

Very sharp and beautiful picture, lovely colors too!

12 Nov 2009 8:38am

@Elena Kotrotsou: Thank you.

Sof from Neuchâtel, Switzerland

Joliiiiiii cela donne envie d'aller courir dans les près

12 Nov 2009 9:07am

@Sof: Merci.

Sarito from Basingstoke, United Kingdom

Fantastic view.. lovely colours and clarity.

12 Nov 2009 9:17am

@Sarito: Thank you.

MrsAmber from West Wickham, United Kingdom

Simply gorgeous. Colours are magnificent. Lovely shot all round!

12 Nov 2009 9:41am

@MrsAmber: Thanks.

Curly from South Shields, United Kingdom

Amazing landscape, it seems to go on for miles. I guess if ranching, or agriculture ever give up, it would make a great golf course!

12 Nov 2009 9:50am

@Curly: Thanks, Curly. On the golf course, lordy, I hope not.

Mhélène from Paris, France

Somptuous ! A great composition and marvellous colors !

12 Nov 2009 10:46am

@Mhélène: Merci.

Betty from Phillipsburg, United States

Wow!!! Spectacular colors and composition. A really beautiful landscape. Five stars!

12 Nov 2009 11:09am

k@ from Paris, France

The colors everywhere (what a delicious palette) and the light hitting the fence make it so perfectly soothing - thks*

12 Nov 2009 11:30am

@k@: Merci.

Judy from Brooksville, Florida, United States

This is a phenomenal capture, Jack ... the clarity, composition, and colors are gorgeous! *****

12 Nov 2009 12:03pm

@Judy: Thanks, Judy.

Stefan from Thiersee, Austria

Beautiful landscape!

12 Nov 2009 12:25pm

@Stefan: Thank you.

bluechameleon from Vancouver, Canada

Jack, this is a sensational shot. The landscape and colours are amazing. How I would love to spend some time in a location such as this...one can only imagine.
Bravo my friend!

12 Nov 2009 1:46pm

@bluechameleon: Thanks, Sharon. Gotta get you city gals out into the country somehow!!

willow from Chelsea, United States

Beatiful landscape and colors. I like the way the series of almost parallel lines pulls the viewr into the scene.

12 Nov 2009 2:08pm

@willow: Many thanks.

B. Thomas from Arlington, Texas, United States

Wonderful. This image made me think of a line from an old Eagles song...I've got a peaceful, easy feeling...

12 Nov 2009 2:23pm

@B. Thomas: Thanks, Barb.

MARIANA from Waterloo, Canada

Beautiful landscape . Colors and light are wonderful . Love this scenery !

12 Nov 2009 2:24pm

@MARIANA: Merci.

Barbara Kile from Ft. Worth, United States

Very nice landscape - my eye travels right into the frame - and wants to stay awhile! Well done!

12 Nov 2009 2:25pm

@Barbara Kile: Thank you.

dabbler from Minneapolis, United States

a perfect landscape in rich colors - huge "wow" effect - excellent capture! :-)

12 Nov 2009 2:28pm

@dabbler: Thank you.

don from spokane, United States

This is a gorgeous pastoral image. I like the fence as a foreground element which helps the distant and very tiny cattle to look so far away. The picture certainly conveys the huge scale of eastern Oregon. Super shot.

12 Nov 2009 4:01pm

@don: Thanks, Don.

Michael Rawluk from Williams Lake, BC, Canada

Gorgeous colours and I love the way you composed the shot.

12 Nov 2009 4:02pm

@Michael Rawluk: Thank you.

zOOm from Paris, France

So.. where's my horse ? Makes me feel like ridding for hours...

12 Nov 2009 4:41pm

@zOOm: Giddy-app!!

Steve Rice from Olympia, United States

This is superb. The golden grass and light are so fine.

12 Nov 2009 4:47pm

@Steve Rice: Thanks, Steve. Not quite up to your spectacular Mountain Loop (that is one of my favorite drives).

Macrobaby from Vancouver, Canada

This is another beautiful shot. I love how the view point captures the wire fencing. The peace and quiet of this scene is really captured here, with such vastness....just lovely.

12 Nov 2009 5:07pm

@Macrobaby: Thank you.

António Pires from Lisbon, Portugal

Good photo of this nice landscape.

12 Nov 2009 6:24pm

@António Pires: Thank you.

daniela scharnowski from Berlin, Germany

Now that´s a landscape!
Splemdid colours and an amazingly clear view. Just wow.

12 Nov 2009 6:30pm

@daniela scharnowski: Thank you.

bekkah from Pennsylvania, United States

gorgeous landscape...wonderful capture!

12 Nov 2009 6:51pm

@bekkah: Thank you.

Evelyne Dubos from Le Mans, France

Wonderful light. Like the purity of the air and the great details. Very beautiful shot Jack.

12 Nov 2009 7:07pm

@Evelyne Dubos: Merci.

marc battault from clermont ferrand, France

I am speechless! a wonderful image, colors are wonderful, Jack!
friendships!
Five stars for this beauty!

12 Nov 2009 7:09pm

@marc battault: Merci, Marc.

mo.langel from Courtelary, Switzerland

Splendide lumière, merveilleux paysage!

12 Nov 2009 8:19pm

@mo.langel: Merci.

fabrizio from rome, Italy

absolutely enchanting

12 Nov 2009 8:29pm

@fabrizio: Thank you. Wish you were on Am3.

kerfendal from Paris, France

I dream to spend holidays one day in a such landscape

12 Nov 2009 9:04pm

Susan from Fort Lauderdale, FL, United States

Just gorgeous Jack.... beautifully composed, and clarity is just spectacular!!! Wonder how much more special it would be with an 11-18mm lens??!!?? (I'll happily lend you mine, which I hardly ever use!!)

12 Nov 2009 9:18pm

@Susan: Thanks, Susan. I actually have a Sigma 15-30mm that works on a full frame camera (the D700); which is wider than the 11-18mm on a cropped sensor. However, I never use it. The shot today was taken at a focal length of 45mm with a 24-85mm lens; thus I didn't come close to using the width that was available. Everybody raves to a high heaven about the 14-24mm Nikon, but it would be ridiculous for me to invest over $2,000 in something that I would probably never use.

Marianne Be. from Toulouse, France

I'ld like to live there, what a landscape !! love tones and colour ...

12 Nov 2009 9:51pm

@Marianne Be.: Merci. (PS - It is isolated and dry.)

Pomme from France

Magnifique avec de superbes couleurs :)

12 Nov 2009 10:00pm

@Pomme: Merci. I looked at your blog site. You have some very fine photographs. I wish that you were on Am3.

Vitor Martins from Lisboa, Portugal

Superb shot, great colors and golden tones.

12 Nov 2009 10:17pm

@Vitor Martins: Thank you.

Steven from Chicagoland, United States

Beautiful panoramic vista that you have captured here. I love how the evergreens maintain their uniform height to reflect the varying elevation of the terrain in the background.

12 Nov 2009 11:00pm

@Steven: Thanks, Steven.

akarui from Kagoshima, Japan

Beautiful composition and view. Autumn is a very nice season.

13 Nov 2009 12:04am

@akarui: Thank you. Autumn is a wonderful season.

Susan from Fort Lauderdale, FL, United States

I absolutely know what you mean about spending a lot of money on a wide angle lens, and then never using it!!!! I spent a bunch on mine, and can probably count the number of times i've used it on 2 hands......but since i own it now, and couldn't get much out of selling it, i'll keep it!!!

13 Nov 2009 12:38am

@Susan: I also have some of those.

Ajay from Pune, India

This is where I want to be to turn my bad day into a good day.

13 Nov 2009 12:45am

@Ajay: That would work.

jamesy from christchurch, New Zealand

I love the light in this image. the colours are spectacular

13 Nov 2009 2:01am

@jamesy: Thanks, Debbie.

Scott F. Schilling from San Martin, United States

The way you composed this and the colors make this look like Heaven! Perfect!

13 Nov 2009 2:59am

@Scott F. Schilling: Thanks, Scott.

Scott F. Schilling from San Martin, United States

The way you composed this and the fall colors make this look like Heaven! Perfect!

13 Nov 2009 3:02am

PD from Overland Park, Kansas, United States

Fantastic wide-open landscape! A great shot and a great place!

13 Nov 2009 3:55am

@PD: Thank you.

Véro from Peisey-Nancroix, France

quel point de vue ! j'aime ces couleurs chaudes et ces dégradés de vert qui nous mènent au milieu des champs .

13 Nov 2009 4:33am

Tracy from La Selva Beach, United States

This is SO beautiful! I love the way the open fields look with soft folds of hills... I agree! I wish I were a cow! ( and they say happy cows are from California!--I think they live here!)

13 Nov 2009 4:44am

Stu from Home: Scotland | Residing in Kyoto, Japan

That strip of red bushes really makes this. WONDERFUL shot!

13 Nov 2009 5:24am

Shahryar from Isfahan, Iran

so beautiful :)
great shot .

13 Nov 2009 3:44pm

Magda from Vancouver, Canada

Wow! Now, that is a magnificent landscape!!!! 10/10 Should be framed and admired every day! You did it Jack! Outstanding work! Bravo! I better find this image in the Spotlight! ;)

13 Nov 2009 3:50pm

Sylvie from Bords de Loire - Anjou, France

Magnifique ! de superbes prairies très colorées.
De grands espaces .

13 Nov 2009 6:30pm

@Sylvie: Merci. I would love to be able to comment on your photographs, but I can't figure out how to do it.

Jacqueline from Montréal, Canada

Too beautiful !

13 Nov 2009 10:01pm

Isabelle from Liège, Belgium

Great landscape of big spaces ! Your composition is excellent too, and so is the light !

15 Nov 2009 12:35pm

Bill from Pacific Northwest, United States

Fabulous composition.

15 Nov 2009 7:00pm

Julia from Athens, Greece

Wonderful scenery and colours! Wish I was there!

19 Nov 2009 8:34am

Mici from Tg Mures, Romania

Amazing shot, make it a postcard, sell it, have a big print out of it, just a perfect place, congrats again

9 Apr 2010 6:46pm