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Morecambe Bay

Posted by
Ian Bramham (Manchester, United Kingdom) on 20 April 2008 in Landscape & Rural and Portfolio.

Photographed from the north side of the bay not far from Ulverston.

NIKON D40 1/200 second F/11.0 ISO 200 15 mm (35mm equiv.)

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Ana Lúcia from Leiria, Portugal

Majestic. That is the perfect word for that tree.

20 Apr 2008 7:31am

@Ana Lúcia: Thanks very much Ana!

GJC from Kyoto, Japan

Very well composed. The gradual line down anchored by that tall tree -- very well seen.

20 Apr 2008 9:40am

@GJC: Thanks GJC.....lone trees always make for an interesting subject don't they!

Lorraine from Gatineau, Canada

gosh it's gorgeous, the tree and the fence are a masterful touch, the entire compo is a delight :)

20 Apr 2008 12:49pm

@Lorraine: Thanks Lorraine....I was pleased at how it turned out in B&W!

Sharon from Brooklyn, United States

very lovely. Simplicity makes this shot strong. Great b/w.

20 Apr 2008 1:34pm

@Sharon: Thanks very much Sharon!

Observing from Chester, United Kingdom

Very good image Ian.

20 Apr 2008 2:08pm

@Observing: Thanks very much Mike!

Alun Lambert from Cheshire, United Kingdom

Fantastic image love the sky

20 Apr 2008 4:01pm

Andrea Auf dem Brinke from Desenzano del Garda (BS), Italy

Beautiful B&W shot! I like the pictures of trees

20 Apr 2008 4:23pm

drphoto from Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom

feels like I haven't dropped in on you in a while. Iooking back I realise I have missed out on so many good images! Too many to coment on so I thought I'd just post here.

I have added you to my watched blog list so hopefully I won't miss out again.


20 Apr 2008 4:27pm

Nataly from Santa Monica, United States

Very nice image, Ian. Good balance and tones.

20 Apr 2008 4:35pm

Marie from FRESNES, France

magnifique, ce noir et blanc !

20 Apr 2008 5:26pm

MadScientist from Düsseldorf, Germany

Wonderful, a serene landscape waiting for spring, love it!

20 Apr 2008 6:52pm

Stefan from Thiersee, Austria

Great B+W Image, i like it very much!

20 Apr 2008 9:53pm

amy from Rocky Mountain House, Canada

My kinda image. I has all the elements; line of infinity, solitary tree reaching for something, vast vista, and it looks perfect in the b/w. Bravo!!

21 Apr 2008 1:12am

John Maslowski from Dallas,PA, United States

Love the fence going through this picture it really draws you into it. The single tree enhances the overall composition, great job.

21 Apr 2008 3:36am

Aidan Hammond from Seoul, South Korea

nice composition; the lines of the fence and the horizon add a sense of movement and vastness

21 Apr 2008 3:47am

Michael Rawluk from Prince George, Canada

A portrait of a grand old tree. Nicely composed.

21 Apr 2008 4:31am

sherri from Little Rock, Arkansas, United States

A magnificent tree. This is an amazing image. I could see this matted, framed, and hanging on a wall.

22 Apr 2008 3:21am

tom from Frankfurt, Germany

A terrific B&W. This tree is beautiful.

22 Apr 2008 8:22pm

Damon Schreiber from Toronto, Canada

Excellent drama here.

25 Apr 2008 3:46am

1/200 second
ISO 200
15 mm (35mm equiv.)