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March of the Pylons

Posted by
Ian Bramham (Manchester, United Kingdom) on 8 January 2010 in Landscape & Rural and Portfolio.

Electricity pylons in the valley south of Mt Blanc on the border between France and Italy.

NIKON D40 1/800 second F/8.0 ISO 200 127 mm (35mm equiv.)

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Marie LC from Voiron, France

Tout le monde est enseveli sous la neige, ici comme chez nous.... c'est très beau à regarder mais pas lorsque l'on doit prendre sa voiture

8 Jan 2010 7:06am

Stefan from Thiersee, Austria

Fantastic image, well done!

8 Jan 2010 7:29am

Ted from South Wales, United Kingdom

and they told us the triffids would be the threat!

8 Jan 2010 7:30am

Babzy from Besançon, France

yes ,they look like some kind of giants !

8 Jan 2010 7:51am

yz from Budapest, Hungary


8 Jan 2010 8:02am

Paco Díaz from Palma de Mallorca, Spain

Excellent picture, I like very much the tonalities of white and the composition with the lines of the pylons an cables. Very good.

8 Jan 2010 8:08am

GJC from Kyoto (京都), Japan

What a scenery!

8 Jan 2010 8:47am

Kevin Mullins from Malmesbury, United Kingdom

Lovely image - looks perfect in B&W.

8 Jan 2010 10:00am

Daryl Johnson from Farnham, United Kingdom

Very striking structures in that setting... love that light sweeping in from behind! Sublime...

8 Jan 2010 10:20am

Scene by Sharon Photography from Kingston, Ontario, Canada

fantastic - the depth of interest ... the movement... the tones ... wonderful!

8 Jan 2010 11:12am

MadScientist from Düsseldorf, Germany

With this light and the masses of snow it becomes a moody and mysterious scene. Great shot!

8 Jan 2010 11:29am

Foto-aksent from Binkom, Belgium

Great photo, great title!

8 Jan 2010 1:30pm

Alun from cheshire, United Kingdom

cracking image. love the Pylons

8 Jan 2010 1:43pm

dkc from Xanthi, Greece

wow these clouds are gorgeous!

8 Jan 2010 4:54pm

Francine from Buire le sec, France

.....and great background.

8 Jan 2010 5:04pm

lydia from Paris, France

Superb picture!

8 Jan 2010 6:39pm

Polydactyle from Montreal, Canada


9 Jan 2010 1:13am

Hoshisato from Ealing, United Kingdom

Beauty in all its ugliness! (And with ugliness I'm referring to the pylons in the middle of nature ^_^)

9 Jan 2010 9:14am

Ralph Jones from Detroit, United States

Great shot! I love the juxtaposition of the man made and nature.

9 Jan 2010 1:39pm

Stephen Phillips from San Francisco, United States

I would hang this one.Magnificent! 5 very enthusiastic stars!

10 Jan 2010 2:13am

Jeff from Honolulu, HI, United States

Great title. I can just see them trudging up the mountain towards me. Love the atmospheric weather in the background too.

10 Jan 2010 8:13am

DarkElf from Perth, Australia

a superb composition!

11 Jan 2010 3:55am

Curly from South Shields, United Kingdom

How did you do it?
You know, making pylons look handsome.

11 Jan 2010 8:34pm

Didier DE ZAN from somewhere, France

Beautiful shot

13 Jan 2010 6:11am

Marie from FRESNES, France

simple et superbe !

15 Jan 2010 9:46pm

1/800 second
ISO 200
127 mm (35mm equiv.)