Tulips in the polder.
I was shooting tulips in the evening and at that time there came dark and rainy clouds towards me.
Just at the right place and the right moment...
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Didi (60588) 2014-04-17 3:07
Very good lights on foreground
Wonderful dramatic sky with the rainbow
rbassin (23431) 2014-04-17 4:45
une magnifique composition, la lumière est exceptionnelle; un moment d'une grande intensité avec des contrastes entre les tulipes et le ciel sombre.
tenretin (2613) 2014-04-17 5:05
The title of your photo sums it up. It is composed.
timecapturer (49288) 2014-04-17 5:32
Yep! Right place and right time but not many would have captured this scene as beautifully as you, so congratulations. It is an awesome image, full of intense symbolism and amazing light. I love it big time and wish I had been with you to capture it too!
nagual2 (1161) 2014-04-17 5:44
very beautifull photograph.,congrats ands TFS.
Tigerlily (3379) 2014-04-17 6:58
Indeed. Taken with great skill..
Kielia (24077) 2014-04-17 7:02
you have caught the essence of the season, the dramatic light and the characteristic tulips – April is a great time of the year for the photographer. And what I like most is the excellent perspective. The rainbow is just the icing on the cake. My compliments!
saxo042 (37902) 2014-04-17 7:33
A very beautiful picture with many dimensions. The sunshine over the yellow field is matched by the dark clouds and the rainbow is well placed in the composition.The pot of gold at the rainbow is quite visible too...
samson (1836) 2014-04-17 8:08
A beautiful picture....lighting, composition, the rainbow and the dark clouds
danos (99950) 2014-04-17 11:00
really you were there at the right time capturing excellent this superb scene.I like the dramatic sky with the rainbow to be the eye catching of the image.Well chosen the POV.
Giustiniani (3632) 2014-04-17 11:56
une très belle palette de couleurs avec un contraste magnifique entre le ciel et les fleurs. Une belle profondeur d'image et une lumière qui met l'ensemble en valeur.
Romano46 (18472) 2014-04-17 13:38
una foto che rimane impressa nella mente per la straordinarietà della composizione e per brillantezza della luce che illumina la scena.
Colori e situazione insuperabili per una foto da manuale.
Ciao e buona serata
jjcordier (79297) 2014-04-17 22:43
Magnifique lumière sur ce champ de tulipes jaunes qui contraste de belle façon avec ce ciel chargé. L'arc-en-ciel est la cerise sur le gâteau.
CLODO (34928) 2014-04-18 1:10
impressive contrast between the rows of tulips and the dark sky, the rainbow is well located balancing the perspective of the field.
annjackman (21899) 2014-04-18 1:24
This is one of those wonderful moments in photography where the weather significantly contributes to the result. Full of atmosphere and glorious colour. I also like the way that the rows of tulips converge in the distance.
Kind Regards, Ann
janneman (2908) 2014-04-18 2:01
Het gedempte geel van de bloemen geeft de regenwolk nog meer kracht en inderdaad..... de regenboog is een cadeautje voor de fotograaf!
worldcitizen (8860) 2014-04-18 16:41
You were definitely lucky to capture this brilliant scene. The rows of tulips, together with the stormy sky, would have been great enough, but then there is a rainbow, too! I like the contrast between dark and light. The colors are also beautiful. It's a magical scene.
kathryn_weir (2056) 2014-04-19 4:10
An amazing shot to be sure!
Did you get wet from that storm?
The tulip fields alone are amazing but that dramatic sky and beautiful rainbow - just superb. You have managed the light with precision.
claudeD (39897) 2014-05-02 13:02
very fine picture with an excellent framing and much depth. I like the angry sky and the rainbow very much. Very good fpotojob. Very well done.TFS.
With regards from Luxembourg
jmdias (65659) 2014-08-23 2:11
a rare mix of tulips, dark sky, rainbow and a spot light. the compo is fantastic and very well done. excellent job. TFS.
passau (54) 2014-08-23 8:40
Not just right time and right place but also your good eyes. A dramatic moment!
akustyk (4423) 2014-09-14 2:46
very well done!
- Copyright: Jan Arie van den Boogert (JanArie) (657)
- Genre: Places
- Medium: Color
- Date Taken: 2014-04-14
- Categories: Daily Life, Nature, Decisive Moment
- Camera: Canon 7D, Canon EF 17-40 f/4L USM, Circular Polarizer 77mm
- Details: Tripod: Yes
- Photo Version: Original Version
- Theme(s): CLODO'S SELECTION XI [view contributor(s)]
- Date Submitted: 2014-04-17 2:24