Nature's Cathedral

© Mary L. Olson

Nature's Cathedral

Millie A. Talarico Student 9/26/2012 3:18:44 PM

I love the balance,and how you've accomplished the end result, a favorite for me, Mary~ amazing work~ #1488697

Mary L. Olson 9/26/2012 3:20:26 PM

Thanks so much, Millieanne. I am very happy that you like this.

Mary Lou #10342625

Stephanie Halstead 10/9/2012 4:03:06 PM

wow! Where is this? #10362543

Mary L. Olson 10/9/2012 4:12:57 PM

Stephanie , the trees are in the Keukenhof Garden in the Netherlands. But the mirror effect was done in Photoshop. They are such beautiful old trees and the grass there is incredibly green. I actually desaturated it a bit!

Thanks for your feedback!

Mary Lou #10362551

Connie J. Bagot 10/11/2012 7:55:46 AM

This awesome! I love the pattern that the green grass makes and the detail of the trees is amazing! #10365156

The Judges at BetterPhoto.com 10/29/2012 4:45:07 PM

Very dramatic #10392806

Mary L. Olson 10/29/2012 5:16:48 PM

Thanks, it was fun to do!

Mary Lou #10392991

Andre Larose 10/30/2012 1:32:43 PM

Excellent Mary Lou! Congratulations :)

André #10395097

Colette M. Metcalf 10/30/2012 4:06:00 PM

CONGRATS!!! #10395682

Debra R. Harder 10/31/2012 8:24:06 AM

WOW...this is amazing, Mary! Huge congratulations on your SUPERB GOLD WINNER!! #10397212

Mary L. Olson 10/31/2012 11:27:50 AM

Merci, André, and Colette and Debra, thanks!

Mary Lou #10397602

JudyAnn Rector 11/1/2012 11:35:12 AM

Spooky fantastic, Mary...
CONGRATULATIONS!! #10399473

Mary L. Olson 11/1/2012 11:50:25 AM

Thanks, JudyAnn. It is kind of spooky, isn't it? It might be fun as a B/W don't you think?

Mary Lou #10399534

Merna L. Nobile 11/4/2012 10:13:50 AM


Receiving an award from Better Photo is just like unwrapping a gift, the thrill is always the same! It is also exciting to be able to send my personal congratulations to each and every one of you and I look forward to seeing the gold though out the galleries. Merna
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Mary L. Olson 11/5/2012 7:00:13 AM

Thanks, Merna. I appreciate your comment.

Mary Lou #10405155

JO ANN CLEVELAND 11/6/2012 8:37:16 AM

Big congratulations on your awesome 2nd Place Gold Winner Mary... I really love the great clarity and perspective!

jo ann c.
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Mary L. Olson 11/6/2012 8:38:31 AM

Thanks, Jo Ann! #10406940

Connie J. Bagot 1/1/2013 4:39:45 PM

This is like a forest made of elephant legs....so eerie and beautiful! I absolutely love this (sorry it has taken me so long to say so!). Amazing image. #10494597

Claudia Kuhn 1/9/2013 4:12:48 PM

This is so cool Mary! Sorry I missed it when it was up as a winner! Excellent work #10507276

Thomas E. Hinds 1/12/2013 6:15:05 PM

Fantastic work, Mary! #10512312

Mary L. Olson 1/13/2013 12:09:14 PM

Thomas, those wonderful old beech trees and the green grass of the Keukenhof deserve all the credit.
But thanks anyway!

Mary Lou #10513315

Claudine Grove 1/24/2013 6:24:47 PM

Amazing and breathtaking! Another place I want to visit. #10535208

Phyllis Burchett 2/12/2013 3:19:51 PM

Fabulous work here Mary, a belated congratulations to you!!! #10565519

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Description

24-105 f4L f11 1/125 ISO 1600 Mirrored in Photoshop and color modified with Viveza.

Exif: F Number: 11, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 1/125 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 1600, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 105.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS 5D Mark III

Uploaded on 9/25/2012 5:13:21 PM

BetterPhoto.com Photo Contest SECOND PLACE Winner


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