The Tree

© Ken Smith

The Tree

Joy Rector 6/26/2014 3:59:48 AM

simply gorgeous, love it #1577328

John Connolly 6/26/2014 2:09:24 PM

A fantastic tree and capture Ken! Beautiful colors! #11072058

Linda D. Lester 6/28/2014 5:14:38 AM

It is a beautiful tree! Wonderful shot! #11072854

Carol Eade 6/28/2014 5:59:19 PM

This is beautiful! #11073207

Leslie McLain 6/29/2014 5:13:08 AM

Beautiful capture, Ken. #11073342

Sharon Sawyer 6/29/2014 8:28:00 PM

Obviously worth the trip, Ken!!! Butchart Gardens has one that is similar but not photographed here as often as this beauty. Great capture as usual... would not expect anything else when I visit your gallery. I haven't been around much lately... trying to spend less time on the computer & trying to make more face to face connections with people. I'll be back.. can't stay away forever.. too many wonderful people here. :) Happy Shooting, my friend!!!
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Susan Jane Allen 7/11/2014 6:27:11 AM

Okay, this is it--my favorite picture. Trying to fav it, but don't think I was successful. #11082909

Carol Eade 7/30/2014 5:34:31 PM

Beautiful finalist, Ken, congratulations! #11095736

Peggy Pfister 7/30/2014 8:22:02 PM

Congrats on this awesome finalist, Ken! #11096061

JO ANN CLEVELAND 7/31/2014 4:59:06 AM

Congrats on a super month Ken, CONGRATS ON ALL OF THEM! They are soo well deserved too! I think we will see a lot of Gold later!

jo ann c. #11096325

The Judges at BetterPhoto.com 7/31/2014 10:13:04 AM

Great silhouette, colors and backlighting. #11096878

Tammy M. Anderson 7/31/2014 12:14:08 PM

Congrats on all your beautiful finalists. #11097174

Michele Peterson 7/31/2014 8:06:00 PM

Wow, this is beautiful! Congratulations on your win! #11097632

Linda D. Lester 7/31/2014 8:27:21 PM

Congrats on this beauty! #11097687

Cindy Bendush 7/31/2014 9:37:39 PM

Gorgeous image and fabulous art Ken! Congratulations on your striking gold! #11097775

Evy Johansen 7/31/2014 9:48:37 PM

Wow... Love it! Big congratulations on your win, Ken!! #11097802

Jill Odice 7/31/2014 10:18:48 PM

It's funny that I instantly know this tree every time I see it, even though I have never been there :-) I heard it is not as big as it looks...Beautiful image, congrats on your win! #11097858

Susan Williams 7/31/2014 11:16:11 PM

Congratulations on a gorgeous, perfectly composed, Gold winner, Ken. Beautiful work and a delight to see it with a badge of high honor! #11097890

Colette M. Metcalf 8/1/2014 2:17:09 AM

BIG congrats to you on this beautiful win, Ken!!! #11097990

Tammy M. Anderson 8/1/2014 3:47:55 AM

Beautiful winner. Congrats! #11098087

Lois Adomite 8/1/2014 6:20:45 AM

Gorgeous, congratulations #11098285

Terry Cervi 8/1/2014 6:23:51 AM

Congrats on your beautiful win, Ken! #11098291

Gail Sullivan 8/1/2014 8:50:46 AM

Ken...love the coldor and visual flow...congrats! #11098425

JO ANN CLEVELAND 8/1/2014 11:31:18 AM

GREAT GOLD WINNER!

jo ann c. #11098551

Carol Eade 8/1/2014 3:06:07 PM

A gorgeous winner, Ken. Congratulations! #11098770

Carol Eade 8/1/2014 3:06:07 PM

A gorgeous winner, Ken. Congratulations! #11098771

Debbie Bray 8/1/2014 8:47:24 PM

Wonderful colours throughout, Ken, big congratulations on your win! #11099133

Michael Frazier 8/2/2014 7:30:04 AM

Big congrats on this winner Ken. #11099373

Ann H. Belus 8/7/2014 9:47:56 PM

Gorgeous colors, Ken; awesome capture! Huge congratulations on this wonderful winner! #11103971

Philip B. Ludwig 8/18/2014 4:52:02 PM

Love those lines and the colors. I also like how you left the branches fairly dark, as they really stand out that way. This has a very abstract look to it. Congratulations on your win. #11110933

Mohammad Morovvati 8/26/2014 11:46:54 AM

The beautiful colors of fall #11116936

Charlotte A. Mather 9/3/2014 12:14:35 PM

This is stunning. What a great POV and love the shadows #11125223

Melody Rossi 2/10/2015 4:19:30 AM

Ken this is absolutely intriguing!! #11244302

Dawn Thompson 3/6/2015 8:30:35 PM

Beautiful image Ken. #11261441

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Description

We returned to Portland's Japanese Gardens a couple of weeks ago. This has to be one of the most photographed trees in the United States.

F20, 1/30th sec, ISLO 800, 17mm focal length

Exif: F Number: 20, Exposure Bias Value: 0.33, ExposureTime: 1/30 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 800, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 17.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS 5D Mark III

Uploaded on 6/26/2014 3:42:37 AM
Entered into contest on 6/26/2014 3:42:37 AM

Keywords: #autumn #tree 

BetterPhoto.com All Time Best Photo Contest Winner
BetterPhoto.com Photo Contest SECOND PLACE Winner


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