Every Now and then we get some amazing sunrises.. in Cropredy..
This is the actual site of where a bloody Civil war took place in April of 1644.. between the Round Heads and the Parlimentarians.. the battle eneded as a bit of a stalemate itself.. however it has left a legacy for Cropredy to hold onto.. the other thing that Cropedy is good at is running the annual music festival.. Fairport Convention .. held every August. Have a wonderful day
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RhodieIke (11742) 2011-12-25 23:50
Morning Rich, We are getting some super sunrises and sets this time of year, This is super, love the skeletal trees all in a row, great bands of tones of yellows and oranges. Trust you had a nice Christmas day, Cheers Iain.
bayno (18342) 2011-12-26 0:02
Hi Richard, beautiful orange tones, perfect framing, I like the silhouettes of the trees, enjoy your holiday, valter
allgambits (129) 2011-12-26 0:09
Excellent picture. Lovely colrs and silkhouttes of the trees are wonderful. Composition is great.
PaulVDV (22099) 2011-12-26 0:24
We had beautiful sunrises in Fall, but now the sky is dull here.
The horizontal cloud lines are coloured so strongly, ranging from yellow to fiery red while the silhouettes of the trees are all standing nicely on a row.
Best regards, Paul
besnard (53517) 2011-12-26 0:25
Un superbe lever de soleil avec les arbre qui se détachent sur un très joli ciel aux teintes orangées.
Bravo et bonne journée.
SWEETFREEDOM (22696) 2011-12-26 0:27
beautiful sunrise, i like the different layers of colors in the sky and the trees' silhouette on the horizon line
patdeph (35748) 2011-12-26 1:07
the sky is incredible,splendid with its gradient of red and yellow colors.And I love the line of trees standing out this,on the black band of the bottom.Splendid!
carper (96) 2011-12-26 1:08
this is marvelous, the fantastic sky the low horizon in a fine balance, good photo art job here. Have a nice days.
DarkoG (8) 2011-12-26 1:31
fine compo and beautiful colors of rising sun.
siudzi (33565) 2011-12-26 1:58
Absolutely an amazing sunrise shot with an outstanding saturation! Love the visual result very much. Bravo! Excellent work.
Have a nice day!
jhm (139168) 2011-12-26 2:14
You was on the just moment on the just place for these splendid sunrise.
Lovely contrast picture with the black foreground
Sharpness and clarity are attractive.
A happy & Healthy 2012
sam224 (6215) 2011-12-26 4:54
Stunning view here: the silhouettes of the trees create a line contrasting well against the deep red of the sky. Lovely.
Z-Saturn (92) 2011-12-26 5:21
Hi Richard, Very nice opposite light photo with sunset colours.
Your photo with high size can be used my home wall with these colours..I enjoy it
have good new year
sabermonajati (9537) 2011-12-26 5:22
astonishing sunrise you captured.
the silhoutte trees are unique and exist excellent composition.
prasun984 (5590) 2011-12-26 8:00
wonderful sun rise shot with nice framing by the naked trees in BG under the orange tone cloudy texture sky...lovely mood here with peaceful situation...
superb clarity...good chosen POV with nice color tones & sharpness...
rodgerg (55767) 2011-12-26 8:33
You have very wel collected the incredible colors of this superb sunrise. The silhouet of the trees give rythm and dynamism to the composition. I like too the balance of your composition with a large place resreved for this nice sky.
Have a nice evening,
i9l2y1m8a8t3 (4798) 2011-12-26 8:39
Lovely silhouettes! The fiery colors are simply attractive, your composition and framing are superb, resulting to a stunning photo. Remarkable! Those clouds are really beautiful! Merry Christmas to you and your family! Have a great day!
Cricri (106327) 2011-12-26 9:51
Merveilleux coucher du soleil , des couleurs sublime avec la lignée des arbres et la zone sombre, une très jolie réalisation
BluSimo (9392) 2011-12-26 12:22
I had admired this photo just before supper, and I wished to return to it after the coffee: -) it is a breathless sunset, the colors are excellent and the composition, with great space left to the sky, is magnificent. perfect the black shadows of the trees.
My best wishes for to wonderful 2012
Sonata11 (33235) 2011-12-26 14:41
a very beautiful sunset. Amazing and impressive management of wonderful sharpness, clarity, POV, layers of red, orange are perfect. Awesome work.
All the best and have a Merry Christmas,
jjcordier (76322) 2011-12-26 23:21
Superbes couleurs de ce coucher de soleil. J'aime aussi beaucoup la rangée d'arbres dont les silhouettes se détachent de belle façon sur le ciel. J'aurais peut-être un peu réduit la zone noire en bas et surtout coupé les zones floues de chaque côté de l'image.
gildasjan (41582) 2011-12-27 6:20
Un très bon cadrage au tiers pour cette belle réalisation de nuit.Très bien vus ces arbres sur la ligne d'horizon.
Bonne fin d'année
claudeD (32695) 2011-12-27 9:00
very good sunset picture showing an amazing sky on fire. I am proposing a little workshop to crop the picture to balance it more.Good fotojob.TFS.
With regards from Luxembourg
dta (66538) 2011-12-27 9:59
Hello Richard ,
A wonderful moment , no doubt . The silhouettes of the trees against this fantastic red sky is just stunning . Nevertheless , I agree with other comments about the framing , and the WS of JC works yet better .
Silvio1953 (122129) 2011-12-27 10:54
Ciao Rich, fascimnating sunset with fantastic warm colors, lovely composition with beautiful silhouettes of trees in BG, superb sky, splendid light, very well done, my friend, ciao Silvio
bema (26341) 2011-12-27 11:39
reallya stunning moment to start a new day, and you have captured it perfectly!
great in colors mood and composition!
have a great no year to come up soon..
with my best wishes, Bernd
emka (78852) 2011-12-27 23:00
I hope you had nice Christmas in Cropredy, maybe you visited nearby Lion's pub. and in winter no need to get up before five to see a sunset. Amazing colours, one can imagine it was a battlefield. Maybe some ghosts are still there. I like these trees.
have a beautiful day
Graal (97455) 2011-12-28 0:09
amazing red & orange sky during the sunrise time. Nice silhuettes of trees by road. Branches from left a bit disturbing. Image good on wallpaper.
Have a nice day & Happy New Year!
josepmarin (57791) 2011-12-28 1:23
there is a wonderful graphical game between the black silhouettes of the landscape and of the trees, and the sky at sunrise time, with a few really beautiful tonalities red and orange.
The aesthetic result obtained with this composition is superb.
A great work.
I wish to you and yours a very happy New Year!
alin-m (3716) 2011-12-29 2:31
Very beautiful image with splendid colors.The sky look amazing.
Friendly regards and Happy New Year.
adores (37025) 2012-01-01 13:31
The orange tonalities of the sky are just fabulous and I really like the line of silhouettes in background. Guess you captured a wonderful moment! Claude's idea seems also very good!Wish you a Happy New Year!
CLODO (30236) 2012-01-02 1:13
Somptuous sunrise colors with the trees silhouettes! I would have cropped or cloned the blurred branches at left and the black triangle at bottom right.
Nevertheless, a good winter atmosphere!
axiotea (21649) 2012-01-03 22:51
Indeed, a beautiful sunrise with lovely colour gradation making for a fine contrast with the silhouetted landscape.
I wish you All the Best for 2012 ;D
s_lush (16134) 2012-01-06 8:00
This is a very impressive sunrise picture, with the colorful and beautiful sky and row of elegant silhouettes of trees. A highly aesthetic presentation of this famous place!
- Copyright: Rich Beghin (Ricx) (13495)
- Genre: Places
- Medium: Color
- Date Taken: 2011-12-24
- Categories: Nature
- Camera: Cannon EOS 5D digital, Canon EF 70-200mm f/2.8 L IS USM
- Exposure: f/5.6, 1/100 seconds
- More Photo Info: view
- Photo Version: Original Version, Workshop
- Date Submitted: 2011-12-25 23:40