Glow Below

© Michael Umbreit

Glow Below

Uploaded: October 27, 2011 19:52:07 | Entered: April 27, 2015 18:02:43


The Morton Arboretum
Lisle - Illinois - USA

Comments welcome and appreciated!

Exif: F Number: 8, ExposureTime: 3125/100000 seconds, ISO: 100, FocalLength: 29.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS 5D Mark II


Bob Cournoyer level-classic October 27, 2011

Stunningly sharp/well composed! I can almost feel the bark on the tree, the water and the leaves... :-) #1418650

Usman M. Bajwa level-classic October 27, 2011

A beautiful fall capture and mood here, Mike. Love the glow and reflections!!

UB. #9767533

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna October 28, 2011

This is GORGEOUS, Mike! :-) k #9768927

Mitch Spence level-classic October 31, 2011

Beautiful scene, color, comp, and light, Mike. #9774279

Lindley Johnson level-classic October 31, 2011

Stunning light, color, and details, Mike! #9774305

Michael Umbreit November 01, 2011

Thanks!! I was attempting to capture the glowing light in this image. :-) Mike #9777783

Judy Foxworthy November 27, 2011

So pretty with the reflections and the glow! #9833617

Michael Umbreit December 13, 2011

Thanks! #9863841

Errick L. Cameron level-deluxe May 21, 2015

Very nice reflective work here Mike! congrats! #11305981

Michele Peterson level-classic May 22, 2015

Beautiful, Mike. Congratulations on your finalist! #11306699

Lydia Williams level-deluxe May 23, 2015

A beauty, Mike! Congratulations on your finalist! #11306933

Marilyn K. Lincecum level-classic May 23, 2015

Beautiful colors and reflections. Congratulations on a fantastic finalist. #11307221

Bojan Bencic level-classic May 24, 2015

Beautiful golden tone, Mike. Congratulations on your win! #11307571

Joannie Bertucci level-classic May 26, 2015

A most peacefully capture Mike! Perfect, warm lighting! Congrats on your gold badge! #11308747

Lydia Williams level-deluxe May 26, 2015

Congratulations Mike on your golden win! #11308750

Lydia Williams level-deluxe May 26, 2015

Congratulations Mike on your golden win! #11308751


Congratulations on this fantastic 2nd Place Gold Win Mike! #11308899

Dawn Thompson May 27, 2015

Congratulations on your win Mike! #11309635

Michael Umbreit May 29, 2015

Thanks so much for the kind comments! #11310398

Sara B Coffey level-deluxe May 31, 2015

Perfect in every way! #11310925

Michael Umbreit June 01, 2015

Thanks Sara! #11311422

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