Beaver Creek Trail

© Carol L. Fowler

Beaver Creek Trail

David Phalen level-classic 2/10/2013 6:35:21 PM

Looks scary to me.:) Really like the contrast between the lighted path and dark pine trees that border it.!! #1513988

Carol L. Fowler level-classic 2/10/2013 6:52:32 PM


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member since: 2/11/2001 It sounds scary to me too, Carol. I probably would have avoided that trail, I'm not as brave as you! LOL! This is so beautiful, the light is gorgeous!

2/10/2013 6:34:33 PM #10562636

Leslie McLain level-classic 2/10/2013 6:57:20 PM

Looks scary, Carol. Wonderful capture and light. #10562642

Laura E. Swan level-classic 2/10/2013 7:01:44 PM

You're such a talent Carol. I am not spooked in the least. I am wanting to put on quiet, comfortable shoes and walk and walk to see where the quiet path takes me. The unknown feels long. I guess that is why others feel leery? :)

Fantastic job. Exclude all bears please and I will be great! Ha!

-Laura :D #10562651

Julianne Bradford level-classic 2/10/2013 7:38:28 PM

Wow!!! Fabulous work Carol! #10562701

Bobby Ray Goodman level-classic 2/10/2013 8:13:10 PM

LOL!!!Never can out run a bear,just out run the guy in front you let the bear have him.Hi Carol,Beautiful capture my friend!!!!! #10562739

Liz Bullock level-classic 2/10/2013 8:41:51 PM

What a great path, beautifully captured! #10562761

Colette M. Metcalf level-classic 2/10/2013 9:32:20 PM

Wonderful capture, Carol!!!!! #10562815

Barbara Waldoch level-classic 2/10/2013 11:37:35 PM

Excellent! #10562871

Tiia Vissak level-classic 2/11/2013 12:12:36 AM

a cool perspective! #10562889

Mike Clime 2/11/2013 2:29:30 AM

Nice pov and nice contrast with the light and dark! We have been down trails like this too, and make lots of noise. #10562960

Gord MacEachern level-classic 2/11/2013 3:07:25 AM

Beautiful deep woods trail Carol, photographed beautifully!! #10562979

Joy Rector level-classic 2/11/2013 4:10:12 AM

love this shot #10563068

Stephen Zacker level-classic 2/11/2013 5:40:27 AM

Very Cool. Leads you right in #10563178

Monnie Ryan level-classic 2/11/2013 6:37:22 AM

Certainly has an air of mystery and intrigue - beautiful! #10563275

Jack Ryan level-classic 2/11/2013 6:41:02 AM

A trail worth following..at least until I heard something in the woods...beautiful, well composed image...love the POV. #10563284

Neal D. Hatcher level-classic 2/11/2013 6:52:19 AM

Beautiful-I hop that protection is called 357mag. #10563303

Connie J. Bagot level-classic 2/11/2013 7:50:43 AM

Beautiful with a very mysterious feeling---love the way it draws the viewer in! #10563392

Wm Nosal level-classic 2/11/2013 10:59:34 AM

Beautiful Capture, Carol! #10563659

John Connolly level-classic 2/11/2013 10:59:40 AM

A unique forest and trail Carol! A great shot, but I am not too sure about the bears! #10563660

Emile Abbott level-classic 2/11/2013 1:03:17 PM

Great capture of this scary place. #10563824

Nancy L. Green level-classic 2/11/2013 2:27:22 PM

LOVE the lighting and the DOF here Carol, VERY well done!! <>< #10563958

Carol L. Fowler level-classic 2/11/2013 7:01:49 PM

Thanks everyone #10564266

Heather Loewenhardt level-classic 2/12/2013 1:06:53 AM

Terrific multiple, vertical lines with great colour contrast. #10564569

Tammy Espino level-classic 3/27/2013 3:43:18 PM

Congrats on another beautiful finalist! #10626844

Connie J. Bagot level-classic 3/27/2013 4:10:58 PM

Congratulations on this and your many (!) other very beautiful and well crafted finalists! Way to go Carol! #10627010

Bobby Ray Goodman level-classic 3/27/2013 6:20:21 PM

Looks like I missed this one.Big Congrautulation my friend on this beautiful finalist. #10627794

Ellen Hodges level-classic 3/27/2013 6:26:09 PM

Huge congrats and very best luck on all your awesome finalists, Carol!!!! #10627824

Nadia Paul level-classic 3/27/2013 7:48:16 PM

Great depth Carol - congrats on your beautiful finalist! #10628085

Julianne Bradford level-classic 3/27/2013 8:18:24 PM

I love this one Carol! Congrats! #10628185

Rona L. Schwarz level-classic 3/27/2013 8:40:52 PM

WOW! Five Finalists, Carol!! Kudos to you! This is a really stunner - very mysterious and ominous looking trail, but the light is gorgeous and the comp is terrific! Super Congrats - Hope to see it again in the next round! #10628245

Liz Bullock level-classic 3/27/2013 10:03:06 PM

Beautiful finalist, congrats! #10628470

Gord MacEachern level-classic 3/28/2013 9:32:08 AM

Lol, you are sure cleaning house Carol, love this moody ominous feel to this one!!! #10629738

Wm Nosal level-classic 3/28/2013 9:38:36 AM

Congratulations Again, Carol! #10629761

Emile Abbott level-classic 3/28/2013 9:39:59 AM

Congratulations Carol on wonderful finalist. #10629764

Neal D. Hatcher level-classic 3/28/2013 11:40:02 AM

CONGRATULATIONS #10630060

John Connolly level-classic 3/28/2013 11:57:40 AM

Congratulations on your finalist, Carol! A worthy reward for this remarkable image! #10630111

frank w. degenhardt level-classic 3/28/2013 12:55:56 PM

A gorgeous look. Congratulations on the Finalist Carol. #10630260

Stefania Barbier level-classic 3/28/2013 1:11:33 PM

congratulations on your fantastic finalist! #10630332

Nancy L. Green level-classic 3/28/2013 3:43:41 PM

CONGRATULATIONS Carol on this wonderful finalist, WTG!!! <>< #10630900

Carol L. Fowler level-classic 3/28/2013 6:23:20 PM

Thanks #10631296

Andre Larose level-classic 3/28/2013 7:24:06 PM

Nicely done Carol! Congratulations! #10631406

Carol L. Fowler level-classic 3/29/2013 9:54:36 PM

Thanks #10633916

Stephen Zacker level-classic 3/30/2013 6:09:44 PM

That light is cool. Congratulations #10635399

Carol L. Fowler level-classic 3/31/2013 10:08:25 AM

Thanks #10636054

Amanda J. Tanner level-classic 4/1/2013 8:39:37 AM

Congratulations Carol! A wonderful finalist! #10637272

JO ANN CLEVELAND level-classic 4/2/2013 6:57:05 AM

Way to go Carol!

Awesome finalist!

jo ann c. #10638642

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Description

2/10/13, landscape. From past fall- This trail was a bit scary because we couldn't see into the forest on either side of the narrow path through the tall lodgepole pines. The bushes are late season huckleberries, and the bears were in what the Forest Service calls the "hyperphagia" stage. In other words, they eat anything and everything before the winter hibernation. We carry plenty protection though.

Exif: F Number: 11, Exposure Bias Value: -1.33, ExposureTime: 1/400 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 400, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 70.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS 5D Mark III

Uploaded on 2/10/2013 6:26:23 PM

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