Oak Alley

Uploaded: September 27, 2012 21:51:30


Oak Alley Plantation, Vacherie, Louisiana. (From the plantation's website) The quarter-mile canopy of giant live oak trees, believed to be nearly 300 years old, forms an impressive avenue leading to the classic Greek-revival style antebellum home.

Exif: F Number: 5.6, Exposure Bias Value: -1.00, ExposureTime: 1/60 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 100, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 50.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS 7D


Jeff Robinson level-deluxe September 28, 2012

You captured this place beautifully Carol! #1488913

Mitch Spence level-classic September 28, 2012

Lovely look at this imposing walkway, Carol. Had the oppurtunity to see this a couple of years ago. Really something. #10344759

Cynthia Bullard September 28, 2012

Wonderful composition, leading lines and color. Love it Carol! #10344789

Debbie Bray September 28, 2012

I love the leading line up to the home, Carol! Superb, and the old oaks are sheer joy to look at! #10345397

Carol Quina level-classic October 01, 2012

Thank you Jeff, Mitch, Cynthia & Debbie! It was a beautiful place! #10349079

Chris Budny level-deluxe October 03, 2012

Lovely capture of this iconic home. #10352871

Julianne Bradford October 03, 2012

OUUUUU..love it! #10353552

Carol Quina level-classic October 04, 2012

Thank you Chris & Julianne!

To discuss, first log in or sign up (buttons are at top center of page).

Get Constructive Critiques

Sign up for an interactive online photography course to get critiques on your photos.


Did You Know?

Discussions by Category: You can view photo discussions on various themes in the Community > Photo Discussions section of the site.

BetterPhoto Websites: If you see an orange website link directly under the photographer's name, it's totally okay. It's not spam. The reason: BetterPhoto is the one that offers these personal photography websites. We are supporting our clients with those links.

Unavailable EXIF: If there is no other information but 'Unavailable' in the EXIF (meaning no EXIF data exists with the photo), the 'Unavailable' blurb is not displayed. If there is any info, it shows. Many photos have the EXIF stripped out when people modify the image and resave it, before uploading.


The following truth is one of the core philosophies of BetterPhoto:

I hear, I forget.
I see, I remember.
I do, I understand.

You learn by doing. Take your next online photography class.

BetterPhoto.com Editor's Pick

Copyright for this photo belongs solely to Carol Quina.
Images may not be copied, downloaded, or used in any way without the expressed, written permission of the photographer. Contact photographer via gallery
Log in to follow or message this photographer or report this photo.