Trees on a very cold Easter Good Friday holiday

Discussion in 'Scenic, Architecture, and Travel' started by Iansky, Mar 29, 2013.

  1. Iansky

    Iansky FujiXspot Top Veteran

    Feb 1, 2013
    The Cotswolds, UK
    Ian Lloyd-Grahm
    Out with the X100 today and it was bitterly cold with winter still hanging around.

    I thought I would do a few tree shots and below are some of the results



  2. afkenner

    afkenner FujiXspot Regular

    Feb 3, 2013
    New York
    You have the BEST trees where you live! It's like somebody planted them 100 years ago thinking about photographers in the future. The skies are pretty terrific too.
  3. Iansky

    Iansky FujiXspot Top Veteran

    Feb 1, 2013
    The Cotswolds, UK
    Ian Lloyd-Grahm
    Thanks Adam,

    I love old trees (and yes we have millions in the UK), I try and capture trees that look like they could lift their roots and move at any moment and still have that air of mystery about them that makes you wonder what events must have happened around them over the years!

    The X100 captures nice 3D images at f4 that I really like.
  4. speedandstyle

    speedandstyle FujiXspot Regular

    I love old craggled trees, especially in B&W. I did notice a slight outline around some of the limbs though. Perhaps chromatic aberation that needed to be cleaned up before converting to B&W?
  5. hcreatives

    hcreatives FujiXspot Regular

    Gorgeous images! Happy Easter weekend!
  6. RT_Panther

    RT_Panther FujiXspot Veteran

    Feb 2, 2013
    Love the textures & tones! :bravo-009:
  7. cherrywood

    cherrywood FujiXspot Regular

    Feb 24, 2013
    Well another nice set Ian, thanks for posting.
  8. Hyubie

    Hyubie FujiXspot Veteran

    Feb 4, 2013
    Weymouth, MA
    Ian, it doesn't matter what camera you are holding - I think I already know whether an image comes from you or not. Always gorgeous photos!
  9. Penfan2010

    Penfan2010 FujiXspot Veteran

    Feb 1, 2013
    Central-ish NJ
    And, so, this is why Ents came so easily to Mr .Tolkien! Beautiful shots as usual, Ian. When we lived in Surrey, we love driving by the Great Windsor Park, in large part because of the many old beautiful trees. Which I had taken more photos of them.
  10. bilzmale

    bilzmale FujiXspot Veteran

    Feb 3, 2013
    Perth, Western Australia
    Great composition and conversion.