This shot is taken back in March, as the snow was all over the place. =) Now the spring is coming, so I decided to upload this one to tribute the coming summer.
Hope you like it.
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yanar (295) 2005-05-06 13:41
I love this photograph. The filter use is excellent. Off-center trees completes the composition. Very well done!
don_narayan (2014) 2005-05-06 13:46
wow, great colors and light. nice frame as well. I like the rocks that break the plain. great job.
Durius (1288) 2005-05-06 13:49
Magnificient light and colors.
Very nice captured.
tontonjc (6623) 2005-05-06 13:53
paysage magnifique et couleurs de rêve . le cadrage est superbe .
Splendide . Bravo
Hanssie (10886) 2005-05-06 13:59
Wonderful artwork of nature and light, Paavo !
recepyuksel (17808) 2005-05-06 14:01
Very neat image.
quetzal (3467) 2005-05-06 14:05
Extraordinaire jeu de couleur. la lumière rasante et la découpe des arbres fait le reste. Exellent cadrage. C'est parfait.
toddadams (575) 2005-05-06 14:12
Truly exceptional work. Gorgeous colors, clarity, and simplicity. What wonderful light. Remarkable scene. A true work of art.
mortijo (12828) 2005-05-06 14:15
I'm not sure about the frame, but the photo is superb. Colors are great and so is the composition.
es841 (2113) 2005-05-06 14:25
Splendide photo. L'éclairage est parfait. Les couleurs et dégradés fantastique. La netteté et le cadrage sont également superbes. J'adore ta photo. Une réelle réussite! Bravo
Ania_Madina (628) 2005-05-06 14:27
It's beautiful landskape! Absolutly great! ..and well composed!
dolin (7369) 2005-05-06 14:36
Beautifull landscape with great colors and clearness.
I like the proportions and the framing.
Very nice work.
Motrem (2392) 2005-05-06 14:49
Very beautiful composition with this light which makes icesshine. Beautiful marriage of colours.
Très belle composition avec cette lumière qui fait briller les glaces. Beau mariage de couleurs.
MvS (4163) 2005-05-06 16:32
As you see we love it!
Fantastic crisp colours and sharpness.
hdl (7035) 2005-05-06 17:52
Are these real colours? Waaw; yes I like it a lot. For me it's perfect, congratulations.
dkeus31 (27735) 2005-05-06 18:17
Superb light and colors.
Hops, into my favorites.
peter1892 (1681) 2005-05-06 18:28
As has been said already - excellent colours & composition. The frame you've added really compliments the image too. Well done!
denka (366) 2005-05-06 19:09
The details are fantastic! So is the comp. Great capture!
osse (2808) 2005-05-06 19:11
I just say WOW
mwphotopress (47) 2005-05-06 19:51
Wonderful photograph. Very sharp, and the horizon just about satisfies the rule of thirds. The frame also seems to fit nicely with the image.
cam (9043) 2005-05-06 21:57
I can't stop looking at this shot.I have to unglue myself in order to write this note and my appreciation.Going back to the photo.
clarkzor (379) 2005-06-07 22:31
i'm looking for anything negative in this picture, but i just can't find it. Fantastic picture Paavo! (sorry for a helpless critique/comment)
lucinka (9976) 2005-06-19 8:24
Paavo, I was going to comment on your today's photo, however I was tempted to see more of your work. This one is truelly fantastic landscape photo. Beautifull, but soft colors. Overall this photo is full of very "silente atmosphere". Great work. L.
t0mmm1 (5442) 2005-08-04 7:20
Amazing light and colours. I like it very much.
mishreyee (0) 2005-08-04 7:56
What a fantastic shot! Really magnificient landscape. This is something exceptional. Many thanks for sharing it to TE.
LeToun (0) 2005-09-07 10:29
Bien sûr que j'aime cette photo ! il n'y a rien à redire.
mjdundee (4663) 2005-09-07 11:58
Fantastic colours, perfect POV and great framing. Very well done. TFS.
Yamada (2309) 2005-09-07 12:37
Very nice shot. Nothing extra to the above, so I'll just say: Good job!
nicole80 (2163) 2005-09-07 16:59
J'aime beaucoup cette transition des couleurs entre le ciel et la neige. Bravo !
desman (2222) 2005-11-04 10:10
quelle pureté ! bravo
rajhema (1873) 2005-11-04 10:11
What a glorious shades of colors Paavo. This goes into my favourites right away. Your framing is perfect and its fantastic.
Mistral (15402) 2005-11-12 7:34
Well done, Paavo!
I like the composition of the image and the soft colours.
maurazos (0) 2006-01-16 4:15
Nice combination of cold and hot tones! Magic! Regards.
ayobami (1353) 2006-01-16 4:41
Beautiful light and wonderful clear crisp image! Love the contrasts here between the sky, snow and trees - well done! Nice composition overall as well as frame!
rachelonthego (155) 2006-01-16 4:47
I'm not the first person to comment this picture and most has been said. I do not usually like oranges and sunsets, but with the frame, the blue of the snow and the dark line of the tress it looks just great. Everything looks so peaceful apart from maybe the snow -or is it ice - breaking up round the rocks that reminds one that you are not in an open field but that there is moving water a few feet below the surface.
Great picture. Thanks for sharing! Rachel
jeffchaill (445) 2006-01-16 5:18
good choise of filter and very good composition for this photo, sharped.......
T F S JEFF
guillaumejm (0) 2006-02-07 16:53
Wonderfull colors. Very nice composition too. POV & DOF are great.
serrano (176) 2006-04-05 16:39
Great picture you captured. The spot is stunning, and the picture is so clear... I also like composition and colours.
Nice work Paavo!
scorfel (4294) 2006-04-15 6:12
Again beautiful colors and places.
Very good work.
I add you in favorite.
leiju (1697) 2006-06-10 9:24
So crisp and clean, like the winter air.
This picture is truly fantastic!
The composition is flawless, the detail is sharp and the smooth colors tones in the back are simply blissful.
teutza (10590) 2006-06-10 9:51
hm..what a clear..peacefuly quiet image!lovely warm colours..even i guess it was really cold!
captainsgirl (3448) 2006-09-23 7:41
This is so beautiful..I love the layers of color here , very beautiful. TFS
gramma (3519) 2006-09-23 8:06
Very nice picture ! Colors are simply very beautiful. Congratulations for the work and thank you to share pictures from Finland with us !
AnaFrantz (636) 2006-10-30 11:06
Great skye, loved the colour and light of this picture. Your frame worked really well!
henrytf (985) 2006-10-30 11:06
The composition and the light are wonderful.
Very good picture. One of my favorite, now.
wishlist (4133) 2007-01-25 13:24
great shot..colours, light and composition are just superb.
Hanso2 (633) 2007-01-25 14:01
You are very modest here, hope you like it? It is perfect.
Did you use a filter for the sky? The colors are very balanced.
KellEy (1237) 2007-05-06 11:08
Right place at the right time, a great eye and fabulous use of a camera.
The technicalities are spot on with this one!
Maklella (49) 2007-05-06 11:18
bwiebe (126) 2007-05-06 11:28
I love it. The simplicity, the silouette, the soft, low-angled light.Where is this?
spyros60 (158) 2007-05-06 12:01
Perfect poster for Finland
Nicely composed with great smooth colors.
MLINES (12516) 2008-01-28 22:03
Hi Paavo, This is a spectacular photo with startling colours. The balance and the colours are superb. Good work. TFS. Murray.
dipti (114) 2008-07-04 4:16
the even-ness of the colors of sky n snow....the calm-ness of the scene.....the serenity :D
well done Paavo!
Fellini (6407) 2008-07-15 4:49
wonderful postcard, the soft colours and the clean landscape of this paradise corner create a great atmosphere.
zahoor_salmi (1053) 2008-08-18 12:34
It's beautiful landskape! Absolutly great!
CLODO (35582) 2008-09-22 9:45
This is a peacefull picture; Colours are as in a dream and the trees are at the strong point
marine-coeur (772) 2008-10-26 3:43
Beauty of Island,Super natural graphics, incredible POV
Dear PAAVO do it again.
joscel1975 (489) 2008-10-26 3:50
This shot "raised the roof". So perfect... so profound... in all aspects!
CatherineD (4864) 2008-10-26 4:01
Thanks TE to show this beauty on the homepage today! A magic light and a really great management of tones and white. Simple and strong. Congratulations,
gorky (4) 2009-04-25 14:04
Found on the homepage today. Amazing shot. Great colors. the ambience is wonderful.
magalik (6103) 2009-08-30 6:25
You have a very beautiful gallery !! Congratulations !
This photo is splendid : composition, colors, sharpness.
A great pleasure for my eyes !
Iarnvidsson (645) 2010-10-13 21:38
Absolutely perfect photo! Tone, light...
I would like to go in Finland just for your pic! :)
danielz (82) 2011-02-18 6:32
I like this photo. Nature, colors , sharpnes and simplicity are realy good..
Keep a great work.
Best regards from Croatia,
Ireneusz1970 (524) 2011-03-29 13:55
uncanny colors, great foto
- Copyright: Paavo Sjogard (Solkku) (492)
- Genre: Places
- Medium: Color
- Date Taken: 2005-03-07
- Categories: Nature
- Camera: Canon EOS 300D, Tamron 28-75 f/2.8, Kingston ElitePro CF
- Photo Version: Original Version
- Theme(s): Favorites - landscapes 02 [view contributor(s)]
- Date Submitted: 2005-05-06 13:39
- Favorites: 17 [view]