A Restful Reprieve

© Patti Coblentz

A Restful Reprieve

Uploaded: November 18, 2011


Exif: F Number: 4.5, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 1/10 seconds, Flash: did not fire., ISO: 200, FocalLength: 100.00 mm, Model: NIKON D40


David Phalen November 18, 2011

Amazing comp, colors and textures!! Beautiful!! #1424158

Patti Coblentz November 18, 2011

Thank you, Dave :)
PS: I have yet to get an ep on this tree. This is "take 2" this season...LOL. It's in my yard and I have many images of it. Maybe this one will do the trick :)) #9817648

Tammy M. Anderson level-deluxe November 18, 2011

Beautiful colors and comp. Patti. #9817685

Datha Y. Thompson November 18, 2011

Beautiful!! love the color and treatment Patti ;) #9817704

Monnie Ryan November 18, 2011

Beautiful colors and composition, Patti! I'll cross my fingers this time!! #9817744

Robert R. Goodman level-addict November 18, 2011

Hi Patricia,Very beautiful work my friend.Wonderful treatment!!! #9817761

Errick L. Cameron level-deluxe November 18, 2011

emotional photo #9817931

Andre Larose November 18, 2011

The colors are spectacular. Great POV.

Good luck with this shot.

André #9817989

Katarina Mansson November 18, 2011

Beautiful work Patti! #9818137

Michelle Alton November 19, 2011

This is a brilliant capture of the "puddle" beneath the tree. The lawn furniture is a real PLUS, with just a hint of the branches still holding onto their autumn "clothes." #9818280

Chris Budny level-deluxe November 19, 2011

Thought I recognized this... :) I love the green and rust colors together. #9818318

Patti Coblentz November 19, 2011

Thank you all very much; I appreciate it! #9818386

Joy Rector November 19, 2011

beautiful #9818409

Gord MacEachern November 19, 2011

Hi Patti, very beautiful autumn scene here, the comp, detail, colors, and POV are fantastic!! #9818491

Patti Coblentz November 19, 2011

Thank you joy, and Gord! #9818500

Larry Smith level-classic November 19, 2011

Beautiful colors, very well sone Patti #9818968

Michele Peterson level-classic November 19, 2011

I love it, the colors are perfect for this season, and the furniture adds a peaceful and welcoming touch. Must be wonderful for you to be able to sit under this tree in all seasons! #9819009

Wm Nosal November 19, 2011

Beautiful Image, Patricia! #9819145

Mike Clime November 19, 2011

Beautiful fall capture, nice comp and like the treatment, Patricia! PS - the building was not made from ice but was full of ice sculptures. #9819150

Melinda F. Schneider level-classic November 19, 2011

This is IT!! #9819181

Bojan Bencic level-classic November 19, 2011

Love the effect on the leaves, Patricia. Cool colors. #9819240

Kathy Salerni level-classic November 19, 2011

A beautiful autumn scene, Patti! I love your treatment! Fingers and toes crossed! #9819391

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna November 19, 2011

VEEEEEEEERY beautiful, Patti! :-) k #9819413

Tammy Espino November 19, 2011

Beautiful capture!! Now I want to jump in them :) #9819584

Terry Cervi level-classic November 19, 2011

This is just beautiful, Patti! Looks like ep material to me. #9819846

Patti Coblentz November 20, 2011

Thank you very much! #9820636

Mitch Spence level-classic November 20, 2011

There is something oh so appealing about empty benches and chairs at the end of the season, especially in such a lovely environment. The tree umbrella that overshadows them is just great compositionally here. #9820852

Patti Coblentz November 20, 2011

Thank you so much, Mitch! #9820860

Mary Dimitriw level-classic November 20, 2011

Patricia, this is so beautifully composed and such a gorgeous array of colors! A perfect treatment! #9821240

Patti Coblentz November 20, 2011

Thank you, Mary! #9821244

Marijana Fajgl level-classic November 20, 2011

Fantastic image and treatment, Patricia! Love it! #9821302

Stephen Zacker November 20, 2011

Amaazing work. Looks like a painting. Super feeling it has #9821393

Christine Lobsinger level-classic November 20, 2011

Simply Stunning Patricia...
Hope to see this one again!! #9821537

Patti Coblentz November 20, 2011

Thank you Marijana, Stephen, and Christine! #9821567

Emile Abbott level-deluxe November 20, 2011

Great EP or not, Patti will meet you there. #9821711

Patti Coblentz November 21, 2011

Thank you, Emile :) #9822190

Patti Coblentz November 21, 2011

Yay...ep!! #9823418

Heather Loewenhardt level-deluxe November 25, 2011

Yes it seems we do have to celebrate those milestones lately lol. Love the bold colours and the overall simplicity of this image. Well done. #9830799

Daniella Puente December 06, 2011

LOVE this! #9851426

Patti Coblentz December 06, 2011

Thank you very nuch Heather, and Daniella! #9851436

Steve M. Harrington December 07, 2011

You have done a remarkable job on this image, Patti! The composition is bold, with the tree capping the frame, and the rich textures and colors flow beautifully across the image. Well done!
Steve #9853265

Patti Coblentz December 07, 2011

Thanks, Steve :)
I know you have seen many versions of this tree and am glad that you like this one! #9853269

Leslie McLain level-deluxe December 22, 2011

Beautiful capture and colors, Patti. #9882976

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