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Prayer Flags

Posted by
john4jack (Corvallis, Oregon, United States) on 8 February 2012 in Lifestyle & Culture and Portfolio.

These prayer flags are hanging from the bridge over the Breitenbush River.

NIKON D700 1/160 second F/8.0 ISO 400 28 mm (35mm equiv.)

Phil David Morris, 2012 from Saskatoon, New York, Canada

Gorgeous colour adding depth to the glorious swill of water.

8 Feb 2012 6:37am

Nazzareno from Rome, Italy

Really beautiful color and capture

8 Feb 2012 7:23am

Arnd from Basel, Switzerland

Wonderful custom you captured here. The colourful prayer flags really anchor the eye.

8 Feb 2012 7:36am

PATRICK from miramas, France

splendid 5****

8 Feb 2012 7:43am

Farnaaz from Iran, Iran

Very good one .
Full of colors .
Full of positive energy .
Peace .

8 Feb 2012 8:44am

Anina Botes from Auckland, New Zealand

Wonderful perspective here. i love how the colorful flags stand out against the background

8 Feb 2012 8:49am

dan from Paris, France

It's really original to air the linen here and then, there is a multitude of colors on the background of sea ; That pleases me John.

8 Feb 2012 8:54am

Evelyne Dubos from Le Mans, France

We could think you take this shot in Nepal or in the Himalayas... nice composition.

8 Feb 2012 8:58am

omid from mashhad, Iran

so beautiful!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

8 Feb 2012 9:29am

Mhelene from Paris, France

Beautiful composition wit great colors !

8 Feb 2012 9:37am

Jules from Drayton, United Kingdom

love this frame - lovely rich colours and movement

8 Feb 2012 11:48am

Stephen from Canberra, Australia

Fabulous splash of colour!

8 Feb 2012 12:36pm

Slackwater Don from Spokane, United States

The flags "pop" with that great background. Nice one.

8 Feb 2012 12:52pm

Gérard Beullac from Paris, France

Prayer flags, I didn't know about this practice.
Beautiful shot !

8 Feb 2012 1:43pm

Barbara Kile from Ft. Worth, United States

Interesting find and the colors pop!

8 Feb 2012 2:59pm

Denny Jump Photo from Easton, PA, United States

This is a great perspective Jack! Interesting and inspiring composition!Beautiful.

8 Feb 2012 3:47pm

CElliottUK from Reading, United Kingdom

I hope they bring good fortune. That water looks cold, and dangerous

8 Feb 2012 3:52pm

Ahmad from Isfahan, Iran

I thought that they are towels to drip-dry .

8 Feb 2012 5:06pm

Adela Fonts from Barcelona, Spain

Since the hanging clothes that I like ... A wonderful friend ... Image I love it! Besos y abrazos, Adela

8 Feb 2012 5:08pm

Rick from Toronto, Canada

A visually arresting frame!

8 Feb 2012 6:15pm

Marie LC from Entre montagnes et Bretagne, France

An image that reminds me of prayer flags from Nepal or Ladak

8 Feb 2012 6:49pm

STEED from D, France

Love this perspective,Jack.......Nice !!!

8 Feb 2012 6:54pm

B. Thomas from Arlington, Texas, United States

I am almost dizzy looking past the flags to the swirling water below. Well done.

8 Feb 2012 8:01pm

mimicy from Bordeaux, France

Belle lumière pour accompagner la prière .... compliments pour cette superbe photo

8 Feb 2012 10:25pm

Rafael from North Miami, United States

Wao, this is a great shot

8 Feb 2012 10:30pm

Steven from Chicagoland, United States

The colors of the prayer flags stand out beautifully here. The whitecaps add some nice texture to the water as well.

8 Feb 2012 10:39pm

Steve Rice from Olympia, United States

Looks like Tibet. A very cool shot.

9 Feb 2012 12:42am

@Steve Rice: there is a strong Eastern (Buddhist) influence at the place

Eric Cousineau from Sherwood Park, Canada

A beautiful splash of colour in this well framed shot! Well done Jack! ;-)

9 Feb 2012 12:51am

Jackie from Montréal, Canada

It's a great shot with beautiful colors!

9 Feb 2012 1:12am

Skyriani from Nelson, New Zealand

Excellent framing, can't resist sharing these

9 Feb 2012 9:24am

Vaido from Võrumaa, Estonia

Nice set of colors!

9 Feb 2012 2:48pm

StarCosmosBleu from Bedford.Qc, Canada

Great colors and downward shot...interesting that a Tibetan custom is now in America

13 Feb 2012 4:19am

@StarCosmosBleu: We have strung up prayer flags at our house.