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Morning Beams

Posted by
john4jack (Corvallis, Oregon, United States) on 23 September 2011 in Plant & Nature and Portfolio.

Back in August, we were at the Coast with our grandson, Calvin. Early in the morning, I went out shooting; the sun was coming through the fog.

NIKON D700 F/8.0 ISO 400 78 mm (35mm equiv.)

Evelyne Dubos from Le Mans, France

A wonderful light, like the contrast of its soft color with vivid greens.

23 Sep 2011 5:53am

Mathilde Collot from Fontainebleau, France

A striking contrast between the fog and he left! A definition crafted with beautiful tones and brilliant!

23 Sep 2011 6:25am

CElliottUK from Reading, United Kingdom

Gorgeous, truly lovely

23 Sep 2011 6:30am

JacklineG from Béarn, France

Des nuances et une ambiance extraordinaires ! Fantastique ! Bonne journée

23 Sep 2011 6:49am

Hiro from Kyoto, Japan

Gorgeous lighting. Excellent shot.

23 Sep 2011 7:12am

Adela Fonts from Barcelona, Spain

Exquisite image with mysterious and evocative power ... I love the shadow to the left of the image (mine!) Something crossed the goal ... the ghost that lives there maybe? Good friend Jack! Besos y abrazos! Adela

23 Sep 2011 7:56am

Sarito from Basingstoke, United Kingdom

Gorgeous... love the lighting and the composition.

23 Sep 2011 8:01am

shahnaz from Isfahan, Iran

Welldone! fabulous lighting makes it really romantice! It reminds me the childish fancy stories!:)

23 Sep 2011 9:06am

Nicou from Sion, Switzerland

Fantastique compo et iamge superbe cette forêt avec le rayonnement grandisoe iamge

23 Sep 2011 9:20am

Arnd from Basel, Switzerland

Looks like an enchanted fairy tale forest. There is magic there.

23 Sep 2011 9:22am

steed from France

An other Brocéliande......................Nice !!!

23 Sep 2011 9:28am

anne fleurent from Bois-le-Roi, France

very beautiful fog and light...a marvellous land !

23 Sep 2011 9:47am

Frida from Sweden

Magical Jack!

23 Sep 2011 10:03am

Marie LC from Entre montagnes et Bretagne, France

I like this misty atmosphere and the colors also

23 Sep 2011 10:04am

oncho from granada, Spain

Excellent light and composition

23 Sep 2011 10:08am

Mariana M. from Waterloo, Canada

Love that mist in distance . Beautiful !

23 Sep 2011 11:46am

RBL from Oxford, United States

Beautiful sunrays and greens...lovely capture.

23 Sep 2011 12:06pm

Jules from Drayton, United Kingdom

this is stunning - loving the light and your processing

23 Sep 2011 12:44pm

Ralf Kesper from Attendorn, Germany

Fantastic light. So nice!

23 Sep 2011 1:19pm

Stephen from Canberra, Australia

Exquisite image, Jack, with these misty shafts of light.

23 Sep 2011 1:55pm

Harry from Apex, United States

Beautiful composition and execution.

23 Sep 2011 1:58pm

Gérard Beullac from Paris, France

Great atmosphere excellent capture of the light !

23 Sep 2011 2:07pm

Don from Spokane, United States

A strong image featuring light….and that's what we shoot anyway! :-) Excellent picture!

23 Sep 2011 2:55pm

Heinz from Hamm, Germany

sehr gut im Licht und in den Farben.

23 Sep 2011 3:01pm

Jim from Fort Worth, United States

The light is fabulous and the fog gives it a bit of softness. it's almost surreal. Great capture.

23 Sep 2011 3:05pm

L'Angevine from Angers, France

j'aime bien cet effet ou le premier arbre coloré nous ouvre les portes du passé
passe d'agréables moments et à bientôt

23 Sep 2011 4:40pm

Steven from Chicagoland, United States

Beautiful capture of light and color!

23 Sep 2011 5:18pm

ORBIT from Kerman, Iran

WOW! I lOve the vivid colors and beaUtiful lighting :))
Lovely shot *****

23 Sep 2011 5:34pm

Ali from karaj, Iran


23 Sep 2011 6:23pm

Jean-Luc T. from Juignac, France

Georgeous undergrowth. Beautiful light.

23 Sep 2011 6:47pm

Jean-Luc T. from Juignac, France

Georgeous undergrowth. Beautiful light.

23 Sep 2011 6:49pm

ManuRaw from France

Quelle lumière ! Une photo HDR je présume.
Très belle réalisation.

23 Sep 2011 6:54pm

PATRICK from miramas, France


23 Sep 2011 7:24pm

Calusarus from St Sorlin en Valloire, France

Wonderful ! 5 stars

23 Sep 2011 8:01pm

LauraS from Chico, United States

What a fairy-tale like shot, Jack. Love the lighting. Beautiful!

23 Sep 2011 9:37pm

Eric Cousineau from Sherwood Park, Canada

Magical or divine? Nicely captured Jack! ;-)

23 Sep 2011 10:57pm

Susan from Sausalito, United States

It always has to do with the light Jack...and you know how to do it.

23 Sep 2011 11:34pm

Jackie from Montréal, Canada

Mysterious atmosphere. Really gorgeous!

24 Sep 2011 12:02am

Photographs by M.E. from San Francisco, United States

perfect lighting, almost like in a storybook!

24 Sep 2011 2:11am

Monique from Koh Samui, Thailand

It's magical the way the sun beams find their way through the forest. Beautiful colors and light!

24 Sep 2011 3:32am

MissT from Chicagoland, United States


24 Sep 2011 4:12am

Tinx from Kuressaare, Estonia

Like a fairy tale...

24 Sep 2011 8:17am

Steve Rice from Olympia, United States


25 Sep 2011 12:40am

klausZ from Kufstein, Austria

a fantastic compo and impressive ray of lights! love that!

25 Sep 2011 3:24pm

Ainsley from Derbyshire, United Kingdom

Truly stunning light, so classy well deserved spotlight.

25 Sep 2011 4:25pm

Mariana M. from Waterloo, Canada

Congratulation on Spotlight page, Jack :)

25 Sep 2011 4:41pm

Marie from FRESNES, France

superbe lumière et belle atmosphère.

25 Sep 2011 4:54pm

Landy from Miami, United States

bonita iamgen una luz soberbia un bune trabajo un saludo

25 Sep 2011 5:31pm

Dokmateo from Madrid, Spain

Gorgeous! Congratulation.

25 Sep 2011 10:03pm

Steve Rice from Olympia, United States

Congratulations on the Spotlight!

25 Sep 2011 10:04pm

Betsy Barron from Philadelphia, PA, United States

great spotlight - love the light!

26 Sep 2011 1:45am

vu@granby - gilles daigneault from Granby, Québec, Canada

Bravo Jack!

26 Sep 2011 7:06am

Ronnie 2¢ from Atlantic Shores, United Kingdom

Well done on the Spotlight here . . such a peaceful scene.

26 Sep 2011 9:34am

GJC from Kyoto (京都), Japan

Beautifully done.

26 Sep 2011 10:40am

Sriram from Chennai, India

Fantastic and so rightfully on sportlight. Loved all your latest pictures, Jack. Superb and consistent!

26 Sep 2011 12:45pm

Jean-Michel from Herstal, Belgium

Great atmosphere on this one.
Have a nice day.

26 Sep 2011 12:46pm

Monique from Koh Samui, Thailand

A well deserved place in the Spotlight Jack! Congratulations!

26 Sep 2011 1:57pm

Andrea from Regina, Canada

The light is just exquisite. Congrats on the spotlight!

26 Sep 2011 4:11pm

Denny Jump Photo from Easton, PA, United States

Jack - Man I was out of town and out of sorts...just got wind of this..this is magnificent sir...that old D700 and the Man Named Larson come through again! Fabulous image Jackl - well done as alwais - congratulations!!! Denny

26 Sep 2011 5:02pm

KatieCat from Cincinnati, United States

oh my gosh this pic is amazing I love the lighting *******************************************************************************

26 Sep 2011 11:53pm

Marie LC from Entre montagnes et Bretagne, France

Congrats to the spotlight Jack !

27 Sep 2011 9:44am

Nina from Chester County, Pennsylvania, United States

Wonderful light - very worthy of the Spotlight - Congratulations!!!

27 Sep 2011 12:04pm

Phil David Morris 2011 from Saskatoon, Toronto, New York, Canada

Congratulations on this well deserved spotlight, a totally enchanted forest. Superb.

27 Sep 2011 1:00pm

franz from Baden, Austria

how could i not have seen this wonderful forest scene when it was posted?!? glad to have seen it now - in the spotlight, where it belongs! congrats, jack!

27 Sep 2011 1:20pm

Rafael from North Miami, United States

This is beautiful, looks like a painting

27 Sep 2011 2:02pm

Ana Lúcia from Leiria, Portugal

Magic! I Love it.

27 Sep 2011 10:02pm

Karine from Loiret, France

Congratulations for your spotlight. Your shot is really goog. The light is absolutely fantastic !!!

28 Sep 2011 8:36am

Trina from Pennsylvania, United States

Stunning! The light coming through the trees makes this seem like a magical place!

28 Sep 2011 12:19pm

Stefan from Thiersee, Austria


29 Sep 2011 9:13pm


outstanding LIGHT****

30 Sep 2011 8:07am

JCJ from Troyes, France


30 Sep 2011 5:13pm

Landy from Miami, United States

a superb image

30 Sep 2011 5:21pm

Riccardo from Rome, Italy

Great one!!

1 Oct 2011 7:17am

Mj007 from Osaka, Japan

lovely sunlight ;D

2 Oct 2011 6:34am

Billy from London, United Kingdom

Beautiful photo. Very magical and lovely colours.

2 Oct 2011 8:23am

asphaltfee from vienna, Austria

such an indredibly great capture!!! bravo!!!

2 Oct 2011 5:30pm

Levine from Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

I love the colours! Just amazing!

2 Oct 2011 7:51pm

johbont from rotterdam, Netherlands

beautiful forrest capture

3 Oct 2011 6:08am

chakrapani from Hyderabad, India

BEAU tifulllll !.. CLAP CLAP CLAP !

3 Oct 2011 9:56am

Hilde Morin from Portland, Oregon, United States

It is so hard to take good photos in the forest. This one is outstanding!

3 Oct 2011 3:53pm

seventhray from Wayland, United States

Oh my God that is blow me away beautiful! Wonderful photo Jack!

3 Oct 2011 8:01pm

Deisu from Valencia, Spain

Juego de luces y colores fantástico, buen trabajo ;)

5 Oct 2011 1:14pm

Phil David Morris 2011 from Saskatoon, New York, Canada

Congratulations on the spotlight, missed this one. This is truly spectacular
- a true original. Congratulations again.

13 Oct 2011 6:17pm

Ddo from Verdun, France

What a feeric light ! Congratulations for your spotlight

16 Oct 2011 10:39am

Paradise from Vienna, Austria

congrats on the spotlight!

22 Oct 2011 2:03pm

sawsengee from Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

beautiful filtered light, sun beams & visual atmosphere .....Congratz. on the Spotlight (sorry for the delay as I have been away)

9 Nov 2011 3:36pm

Marc L. from Auvergne, France

Magnifique ! Bravo ! Superbe traitement !

12 Feb 2012 4:49pm

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