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Early Morning at the Motel

Posted by
john4jack (Corvallis, Oregon, United States) on 14 October 2013 in Landscape & Rural and Portfolio.

NIKON D700 2/5 seconds F/9.0 ISO 200 17 mm (35mm equiv.)

PATRICK from miramas, France

splendid reflection

14 Oct 2013 6:07am

Hiro from Kyoto, Japan

Sooo beautiful !

14 Oct 2013 7:35am

Basile Pesso from Barcelona, Spain

Stunning (but a bit overprocessed in my opinion, which is only my opinion) :-)

14 Oct 2013 8:05am

@Basile Pesso: If you had been there, you would not think that it was over processed. I actually desaturated the colors.

jean pierre from paris, France

joli reflet!! les couleurs sont un peu trop saturées sur mon écran! amitiés

14 Oct 2013 8:20am

@jean pierre: If you had been there, you would not think that it was over saturated. I actually desaturated the colors.

Tede from Aubenas 07, France

Splendide symétrie, superbe traitement des couleurs. Bonne journée. *****

14 Oct 2013 9:10am

Dimitrios from ATHENS, Greece

well this must be a 5* MOTEL!

14 Oct 2013 9:55am

Martine Libouton from bousval, Belgium

Splendide miroir!!5***** j'adore++++

14 Oct 2013 10:40am

Jason Politte from Conway, AR, United States

Wow, what an image - the colors are absolutely incredible. Superb work, Jack!

14 Oct 2013 10:52am

Ainsley from Derbyshire, United Kingdom

WOW!! what amazing colour, you almost feel like you are looking in a mirror. What a complete reflection.

14 Oct 2013 11:04am

Akbar&Armaghan from Gorgan, Iran


14 Oct 2013 11:41am

Shaahin Bahremand from Tehran, Iran

excellent shot

14 Oct 2013 1:45pm

Denise from granby, québec, Canada

Stunning colors! I'm curious: where did you take this fantastic shot??

14 Oct 2013 2:28pm

@Denise: Summer Lake, OR. The water is not Summer Lake; it is a very small lake behind the motel at Summer Lake.

Sof from Neuchâtel, Switzerland


14 Oct 2013 2:32pm

Don from Spokane, United States

A fabulous reflection image!

14 Oct 2013 3:07pm

Mireille T. from Ribérac, France

Fantastic colours and reflection! Stunning!

14 Oct 2013 4:00pm

Baldwin Vandewalle from Bejuma, Venezuela

Stunning image ... the reflection and the colors are absolutely magnificent !!!

14 Oct 2013 4:31pm

franz from Baden, Austria

this is unbelievable! i remember similar incredible fall colours from yellowstone park, many years ago! the mind almost boggles ... ;-)

14 Oct 2013 4:48pm

AMIRBABA from Iran


14 Oct 2013 5:26pm

Ruthiebear from Titusville, NJ, United States

5 stars from me - the colors are amazing in that reflection.

14 Oct 2013 5:38pm

Steven from Chicagoland, United States

Oh wow! Stunning reflection that you've captured here with such beautiful colors! I love how the reflection reveals what exists outside the frame.

14 Oct 2013 6:35pm

tce76 from Saint Laurent de Brèvedent, France

Wow, ça claque !

14 Oct 2013 7:55pm

Hossein Saharnaz from Ahvaz, Iran

explosion of beautiful colors...Ilike the colors combination

14 Oct 2013 8:43pm

Anina Botes from Auckland, New Zealand

Oh wow what amazing colors - I love it. Great reflections as well

14 Oct 2013 11:46pm

Duck Island Guy from Off the Coast, United States

Quite stunning.

15 Oct 2013 12:47am

Steve Rice from Olympia, United States

Incredibly beautiful! I love the rich colors and reflections.

15 Oct 2013 1:41am

Michael Rawluk from Williams Lake, BC, Canada

That certainly is intense colour in the very nicely composed shot.

15 Oct 2013 2:08am

DarkElf from Perth, Australia

this is stunning indeed! love the vision for this photo - the composition is quite unusual and very interesting!

15 Oct 2013 2:25am

Lena from San Francisco, United States

Fantastic scenery ! wonderful reflections. beautiful colors.

15 Oct 2013 2:26am

B. Thomas from Arlington, Texas, United States


15 Oct 2013 2:37am

Adrian from Wakefield, United Kingdom

this is fabulous, so lush, a visual feast 5*

15 Oct 2013 11:17am

Jackie from Montréal, Canada

Really beautiful! Lovely reflection and colors!

15 Oct 2013 3:13pm

Basile Pesso from Barcelona, Spain

Congrats on a deserved spotlight.

15 Oct 2013 8:04pm

@Basile Pesso: Whoa! I had no idea. Many thanks!!

franz from Baden, Austria

this does not come as a surprise - it's a natural choice for the spotlight !!! congratulations and respect !

15 Oct 2013 8:09pm

@franz: Many thanks! A total surprise.

Baldwin Vandewalle from Bejuma, Venezuela

A well deserved Spotlight ... Congratulations !!!

15 Oct 2013 8:09pm

@Baldwin Vandewalle: Thank you!

Mireille T. from Ribérac, France

Congratulations on this well deserved spotlight!

15 Oct 2013 8:12pm

@Mireille T.: Thank you!

omid from mashhad, Iran

Congratulations! :)

15 Oct 2013 8:33pm

@omid: Thank you!

Tede from Aubenas 07, France

Congrats on the Spotlight!!!

15 Oct 2013 8:57pm

@Tede: Thank you!

Ruthiebear from Titusville, NJ, United States

Congratulations on your SPOTLIGHT!

15 Oct 2013 9:05pm

@Ruthiebear: Thank you!

pixim from Nice, France

Wow, it's magical and stunning Bravo ;-)

15 Oct 2013 9:07pm

@pixim: Many thanks.

maximage from Mase, Switzerland

Congrats on the Spotlight! Beautiful capture!

15 Oct 2013 9:52pm

@maximage: Thank you!

Jean-Luc T. from Juignac, France

Bravo Jack, un spotlight mérité.

15 Oct 2013 9:58pm

@Jean-Luc T.: Thank you!

Elaine Hancock from Rockville, United States

This is just stunning! Amazing colors and reflection! Congratulations on the Spotlight! Very well deserved!

16 Oct 2013 12:48am

Duck Island Guy from Off the Coast, United States

Congratulations, Jack. Well deserved.

16 Oct 2013 12:54am

@Duck Island Guy: Many thanks. Wish that you could have been there.

Harry from Apex, NC, United States

Beautiful reflected scene.

16 Oct 2013 1:05am

Julie L. Brown from Indianapolis, Indiana, United States

this is a gorgeous composition, and I love the color. Congrats on the spotlight.

16 Oct 2013 2:39am

@Julie L. Brown: Thank you.

Nicou from Sion, Switzerland

Toutes mes félicitations pour ce spot et c'est bien mérité, bravo, c'est trop beua.

16 Oct 2013 2:45am

@Nicou: Thank you

PRASHANT from Mumbai, India

Excellent.....Congratulations on the Spotlight !

16 Oct 2013 3:12am

@PRASHANT: Thank you

Mijo from Avignon, France

I think like Basile. Beautiful reflection but a bit overprocessed

16 Oct 2013 5:56am

@Mijo: You would not think that if you had been there. The primary processing was cropping. The colors were not boosted.

Aubélia from Kortrijk, Belgium

Congratulations on 'The Spotlight'.

16 Oct 2013 6:16am

@Aubélia: Thank you.

kiwisa from North Shore, New Zealand

Wow this is amazing….Congratulations on a superb Spotlight.

16 Oct 2013 7:13am

@kiwisa: Thank you.

Curly from South Shields, United Kingdom

Congratulations Jack, this is an outstanding Spotlight.

16 Oct 2013 7:23am

@Curly: Thank you, Curly. I thought that you might appreciate this one.

Learning Soul from Bangalore, India

First of all Congratulations on the spotlight ! Its a vibrant landscape ! Such wonderful colours ! I was away for quite long, believe you had been doing good. Good day to you !

16 Oct 2013 7:27am

@Learning Soul: Thank you.

L'angevine from Angers, France

magnifique ces couleurs

16 Oct 2013 7:33am

@L'angevine: Thank you.

Hossein Saharnaz from Ahvaz, Iran


16 Oct 2013 8:10am

@Hossein Saharnaz: Thank you.

ellebasi from Belgium

superbe palette de couleurs

16 Oct 2013 8:50am

@ellebasi: Thank you.

Christine from Imst, Austria

very beautiful

16 Oct 2013 9:34am

Jason Politte from Conway, AR, United States

Congrats of the Spotlight, Jack!

16 Oct 2013 11:04am

@Jason Politte: Thank you.

Martine Libouton from Belgium

Félicitation pour ton spotlight bien mérité!!!

16 Oct 2013 12:15pm

@Martine Libouton: Thank you.

Steven from Chicagoland, United States

Back again to congratulate you on your Spotlight!

16 Oct 2013 6:27pm

@Steven: many thanks

Steve Rice from Olympia, United States

Congratulations on the Spotlight!

16 Oct 2013 7:33pm

@Steve Rice: many thanks, steve

Rihana from Alexandria, United States

Excellent capture, stunning colors and composition. And beautiful spot. Congrats on the well deserved spotlight :)

16 Oct 2013 9:09pm

@Rihana: many thanks

Devi from Chennai, India

Stunning image !!! You have the whole sky at your feet !!! Enchanting:)

16 Oct 2013 11:57pm

Jeff from Honolulu, United States

Beautiful reflections. The colors are stunning.

17 Oct 2013 6:45am

Mehdi Monadi from Tehran, Iran

Congratulations on the Spotlight :)

19 Oct 2013 10:56am

Arnd from Basel, Switzerland

You really have captured a magic moment here! Fine art photography at its best, Jack!

20 Oct 2013 8:51pm

Phil Morris from Saskatoon, Toronto, NYC, Canada

Congratulations on the spotlight, this is magnificent !!~

23 Oct 2013 5:30pm

@Phil Morris: many thanks, phil

Annie ADAMCZYK from Leforest, France

Superbe effet miroir !!
Bonne journée

12 Dec 2013 12:31pm