Taken somewhere on the long road through the Karoo close to Oudtshoorn,in the Klein Karoo (small Karoo) between the Swartberg and Outeniqua mountains, on the long road from Cape Town to Johannesburg.
There is the small Karoo and the Great Karoo, usually the Karoo is a dry region, but during August/September after the meager rains the landscape is coloured with carpets of wild flowers.
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dta (79525) 2014-06-11 6:35
Hello Wanda ,
LA petite ferme blanche sous son arbre au point fort de l'image dans cette vue intéressante de ce paysage sud-africain .
sevy (58) 2014-06-11 7:28
Reading some novels based where the action takes place in South Africa, often they were talking about Karoo landscape. I was wondering what it looks like. Now, I know.
Great the house was bright, it gives a good anchor in the composition of the shot, and helps to underline the colors of the landscape.
Nicou (145294) 2014-06-11 8:46
quel décor un pastel complet de doux tons du jaune du rouge sur la belle terre ce ciel bleu le vert au sommet de colline et cette maison dans le décor sueprbe.
Bravo et amitié
ktanska (28174) 2014-06-11 10:27
Yes I can see it is the season when landscape get different colours than usual over there. And it certainly looks lovely. The little white house is perfectly placed.
Silvio1953 (146855) 2014-06-11 13:52
Ciao Wanda, lovely composition with nicve little house and fantastic tree, wonderful colors and splendid light, very well done, my friend, ciao Silvio
abmdsudi (55722) 2014-06-14 5:43
What a beautiful part of the world....
A fabulous shot, powerful and absorbing, good composition to capture their majesty and the way the little catchy house is clicking our sense and leads to the spectacular landscape. The huge mountain range frames and acts as a nice barrier. Lovely that you have managed the light really well, the range of colour is gorgeous, love the way the blooms fills the fg is just brilliant. Thanks for sharing one of the most tranquil landscapes, this is just tasty spot on terrific! Goood Eye Popper, Love it.
- Copyright: Wanda van den Hogen (Wanda1) (15142)
- Genre: Places
- Medium: Color
- Date Taken: 2013-09-06
- Categories: Nature
- Camera: Canon 5D, Canon 28-105mm F/3.5-4.5 USM, RAW
- Exposure: f/22, 1/60 seconds
- Photo Version: Original Version
- Date Submitted: 2014-06-11 2:38