Vikaköngäs rapid of Raudanjoki river just north of the Arctic Circle. This year melting snow caused impressive floods in Lapland.
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macondo (19516) 2012-07-10 5:49
That is one raging torrent of a river - looks like one tree has been knocked over. I shudder to imagine what it would be like to fall in. You must have been either on a boat or a bridge to take this. Good composition to fill the frame with so much of this turbulent icy water. Strong angle, too. Well done with your little Canon.
ourania (45420) 2012-07-10 8:46
this is a very impressive photo. The force, consistency and colours of the water look formidable. Your point of view is breathtaking, bringing us so close to the roaring river and offering a great deep view up against its flow. Sharpness, lighting and colours are superb. An extraordinary sight, congratulations and thank you!
All the best, have a good evening,
eldancer1 (36343) 2012-07-12 9:33
I can feel the strong current of this river, looks like a nice place to go rafting. Good pov and dof with nice details. Wonderful colors. Well done, tfs.
Nicou (142084) 2012-07-12 21:45
quel captage de cette rivirèe, sueprbe iamge et compo quel flot d'eau et ce tons de blanc avec comme det légères traces de rouge, sueprbe compo e timage grandisoe.
Bravo et amitié
macjake (67760) 2012-07-13 19:27
This is a subject we don't get to see very often! In fact, i don't think i've ever seen it here on TE.
isn't it cool how the water looks brown in places, i wonder why that is with these rapids.
Living in Canada all my life, i'm very used to seeing these rapids in our country sides.
the photo is very well exposed, clear and sharp.
delpeoples (58068) 2012-07-17 1:33
Hi dear Kari
Wow that is some seriously wild and dangerous looking water! I hope you weren't in a raft or canoe, but instead were on dry land or a safe bridge. The water really does look terrifying. Even the colours aswell as the textures scare me. A great photo as it immediately invokes an emotion. Excellent depth of field too.
Warm regards and thanks for sharing
PecoBud (3824) 2012-07-17 8:23
Excellent photo showing great white water rapids, lined with beautiful trees. Perfect colors and lighting with superb clarity, great job Kari!!
TFS......Your Friend from California.....Buddy
jemaflor (97245) 2012-07-17 9:22
Good pov on the river with all these impressive whirlpool, good depth effect and nice light, tfs.
fabbs99 (17167) 2012-09-28 21:49
Sorry my pistettä päivän enemmän, mutta haluan laittaa näkökulmasta tämä valokuva Erinomainen koostumus joitakin kauniita kauniit värit hoitoon liittyvien valon ja miellyttävä ja presentation.Beautiful POV kirkkaat värit ja hyvä valo hallintaan.Erittäin hyvin tehty, TFS.
Pidä jakaminen ja keskustelun.
Lämpimät terveiset ja onnea
ikeharel (71407) 2012-09-29 2:50
Good morning Kari,
The picture of massive flood, due to melting snow, impressive as it looks - yet, has a projected association with global-warming. Just red about the ice-cup in Greenland, lowest summer ice levele sinced measured.
A beautiful forest pic. in Lapland, strong current collected well, with notable depth.
enjoy a nice weekend,
gus72 (3719) 2013-01-20 18:11
Hi Kari !!
This is the way I like to see the rivers, with fast flowing water and with crystal clear water.
This is an excellent image, exposure, sharpness and depth of field are perfect.