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A Clearing Storm

Posted by
Ian Bramham (Manchester, United Kingdom) on 13 January 2010 in Landscape & Rural and Portfolio.

A glimpse of the alps through the clouds of a clearing snow storm

NIKON D40 1/400 second F/8.0 ISO 200 127 mm (35mm equiv.)

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Jonathan from United States

Absolutely beautiful. I hope to one day capture images as artisticaly as you do.

13 Jan 2010 5:07am

@Jonathan: Hi Jonathan....what a generous compliment. Thank you!

Edu Crispi from Vic, Spain

Stunning! I like the grain very much!

13 Jan 2010 5:24am

@Edu Crispi: Thanks Edu!

GJC from Kyoto (京都), Japan


13 Jan 2010 5:57am

@GJC: Thanks GJC!

Didier DE ZAN from somewhere, France

Great BW very beautiful atmsophere

13 Jan 2010 6:12am

@Didier DE ZAN: Thanks Didier!

Alun from cheshire, United Kingdom

cracking image, love it

13 Jan 2010 6:30am

@Alun: Thanks Alun!

Marie LC from Voiron, France

nice atmosphere. Bw is really a good idea for this landscape

13 Jan 2010 10:19am

Scene by Sharon Photography from Kingston, Ontario, Canada


13 Jan 2010 11:16am

hugo poon from hong kong, Hong Kong

Such atmosphere, such drama... almost surreal... an instant favourite!!!:-) Wonderful catch and beautiful processing! Congrats Ian!

13 Jan 2010 11:33am

Theys from Charleroi, Belgium

Great photo and good composition

13 Jan 2010 12:58pm

Mirko Herzner from Germany

Scenery, light and b/w processing are just amazing, Ian. I also like the panorama crop. You can be proud of this one...

13 Jan 2010 1:02pm

Ian Smith from London, United Kingdom

Excellent photo Ian. A unique view only limited people have the privilege of seeing,

13 Jan 2010 1:37pm

Ralph Jones from Detroit, United States

Very nice point of view and excellent processing.

13 Jan 2010 2:36pm

MadScientist from Düsseldorf, Germany

Very dramatic and magnificent shot! A winner!

13 Jan 2010 3:33pm

Shahryar from Isfahan, Iran

wonderful shot :)

13 Jan 2010 3:45pm

Ted from South Wales, United Kingdom

been mingling up in the gods again then?

13 Jan 2010 4:39pm

@Ted: .....only 2400m up but the weather was interesting that day!

elena from Italy

wow! fantastic clouds!!!

13 Jan 2010 4:50pm

Sandra from Thoiry, France


13 Jan 2010 5:46pm

Betsy Barron from Chester Springs, PA, United States


14 Jan 2010 1:48am

DarkElf from Perth, Australia

sensational capture!wonderful tonal range and great drama and mood in this scene - love the kind of diagonal opening between the clouds...

14 Jan 2010 3:23am

shoti from Everywhere in the, Philippines

beautiful work of art. the light is quite playful here

14 Jan 2010 9:56am

Francine from Buire le sec, France

Yes indeed, it's Art.

14 Jan 2010 12:39pm

Daryl Johnson from Farnham, United Kingdom

Looks effortlessly done... magnificent.

14 Jan 2010 8:46pm

Sumedh Prasad from New Delhi, India


14 Jan 2010 10:09pm

Sarito from Basingstoke, United Kingdom

Incredible view.. superb.

20 Jan 2010 9:35am

1/400 second
ISO 200
127 mm (35mm equiv.)