The Tree

Uploaded: June 26, 2014 03:42:37 | Entered: June 26, 2014 03:42:37


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


Joy Rector June 26, 2014

simply gorgeous, love it #1577328

John Connolly June 26, 2014

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

Linda D. Lester level-classic June 28, 2014

It is a beautiful tree! Wonderful shot! #11072854

Carol Eade level-addict June 28, 2014

This is beautiful! #11073207

Leslie McLain level-classic June 29, 2014

Beautiful capture, Ken. #11073342

Sharon Sawyer June 29, 2014

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!!!

Susan Jane Allen level-classic July 11, 2014

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

Carol Eade level-addict July 30, 2014

Beautiful finalist, Ken, congratulations! #11095736

Peggy Pfister level-classic July 30, 2014

Congrats on this awesome finalist, Ken! #11096061

JO ANN CLEVELAND July 31, 2014

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

July 31, 2014

Great silhouette, colors and backlighting. #11096878

Tammy M. Anderson level-deluxe July 31, 2014

Congrats on all your beautiful finalists. #11097174

Michele Peterson level-classic July 31, 2014

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

Linda D. Lester level-classic July 31, 2014

Congrats on this beauty! #11097687

Cindy Bendush level-classic July 31, 2014

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

Evy Johansen level-classic July 31, 2014

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

Jill Odice level-classic July 31, 2014

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 July 31, 2014

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 August 01, 2014

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

Tammy M. Anderson level-deluxe August 01, 2014

Beautiful winner. Congrats! #11098087

Lois Adomite August 01, 2014

Gorgeous, congratulations #11098285

Terry Cervi level-deluxe August 01, 2014

Congrats on your beautiful win, Ken! #11098291

Gail Sullivan level-classic August 01, 2014 the coldor and visual flow...congrats! #11098425

JO ANN CLEVELAND August 01, 2014


jo ann c. #11098551

Carol Eade level-addict August 01, 2014

A gorgeous winner, Ken. Congratulations! #11098770

Carol Eade level-addict August 01, 2014

A gorgeous winner, Ken. Congratulations! #11098771

Debbie Bray August 01, 2014

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

Michael Frazier level-classic August 02, 2014

Big congrats on this winner Ken. #11099373

Ann H. Belus level-deluxe August 07, 2014

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

Philip B. Ludwig level-classic August 18, 2014

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 August 26, 2014

The beautiful colors of fall #11116936

Charlotte A. Mather September 03, 2014

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

Melody Rossi February 10, 2015

Ken this is absolutely intriguing!! #11244302

Dawn Thompson March 06, 2015

Beautiful image Ken. #11261441

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