Since I had posted urban photographs for long time, in order to remember healing from nature this time, I picked up this photograph from the photo folder in my personal computer and post in here. This photograph is taken at the foot in Mt. Yatsugatake in Nagano Prefecture in the hot early summer one year ago. I have posted the photograph of the lettuce field at the same place in the past. This time, I'll post cabbage field. Although the note may overlap, I would like you to pardon. Here is located to the center highlands of the Japanese Islands which and were surrounded by South-Alps and Mt.Yatsugatake in the circumference. It's popular as cultivation place of plateau vegetables, such as lettuce and a cabbage using the cool climate of summer for many years. I memorize that it was a day when sunlight is very strong on that day. I came to this place asking the taxi driver from Kiyosato Station. The circumference was spread out on the whole surface by lettuce field included in the white vinyl tunnel and cabbage field. I walked along the footpath of the field for about 1 hour, and took the photograph much. There was few farmer's figures in the field. The cabbage was growing, so that it could be harvested at any time. I was strangely impressive for the blue sky of summer and white floating clouds. And, Nobeyama Station which is a near station of this place is a station located in the place where altitude(1,345m) is the highest by Japan railway.
Nobeyama Station: workshop
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dta (80998) 2013-07-19 7:05
Hello Mikio, ;
Very interesting picture of the rural Japan . An excellent panoramic view with three contrasted layers : light green cabages , dark green moutains , and a superb sky .
ikeharel (76005) 2013-07-19 7:33
This picture reminded me of the endless Po valley in italia, Mikio, where vast green fields are all over.
Good depth towards the mountains on far, clarity and light managed beautifully to enhance the every leaf of the plantation.
Have a nice weekend,
pajaran (64340) 2013-07-19 9:37
Interesantan i dobar tekst ...
Lep pogled na kupus, planine i oblake.
Dobra kompozicija i perspektiva, lepa panorama.
Lepo polje sa kupusom.
Sve najbolje za vikend.
An interesting and good text ...
Nice view of the cabbage, mountains and clouds.
Good composition and perspective, beautiful panorama.
Nice field with cabbage.
All the best for the weekend.
nikkitta (17068) 2013-07-19 14:20
Finally a post from a field of Japan, good one with the green (cabbage) well illuminated at the FG
Even more interesting is the BG with the mountains and that kind of white tower
Yes sky is original as is the long horizontal format
Well done, congrats
Thanks for the note about the woman listening good one as is this about the capture
mcmtanyel (26854) 2013-07-19 15:37
What a soothing scene! Green as far as the eye can see. The perspective provided by the tops of the cabbages points to the mountains in the background. A superb photo, thanks!
kordinator (21509) 2013-07-19 16:24
It is truly beautiful panorama and you have captured it more beautifully.
Very well done.
jhm (157788) 2013-07-20 0:33
A lovely panorama view about these area, it does not matter which vegetables, cabbage or salad, your picture is lovely.
You create a nice mountain landscape picture very far in background.
Excellent captured and pleasant presentation.
Very well done, TFS.
I wish You a nice weekend,
mirosu (16273) 2013-07-20 4:43
Excellent tranquil and verdant landscape in perfect light and colors. Superbly framed in panoramic format. Well done. Greetings, Miro
fabbs99 (17175) 2013-07-21 22:21
You have captured the green fields excellently.The colors and sharpness are superb.
abmdsudi (57112) 2013-07-24 15:27
A picturesque impression of this green field in this format from low level pov with spectacular composition, perspective and the extensive depth created by strong lead in. Colors are rich well saturated, sharpness and overall contrast are fine too, with some eye-catching elements in the backdrop. A breath rural scene taking well taken, Congrats
- Copyright: mikio kato (kato) (11630)
- Genre: Places
- Medium: Color
- Date Taken: 2012-07-04
- Categories: Nature
- Camera: Canon IXY DIGITAL 910IS
- Exposure: f/8, 1/160 seconds
- More Photo Info: view
- Photo Version: Original Version, Workshop
- Date Submitted: 2013-07-19 6:47