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© Leslie Sworsky

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Uploaded: April 01, 2006


As the leaves fall on the ice and absorb the warmth of the sun, they slowly melt and leave incredibly detailed impressions! This one happened to escape its icy grave. A few days later, this all melted away (photo taken on 3/26/06). It was fun to capture this phenomenon. ISO 200, 78 mm, 1/320 at f/5.6 and saturated a bit in PSE4.

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Melissa G. Meiselman April 01, 2006

Leslie, this is an incredible image. I am glad you shared your process. #419152

Leslie Sworsky April 02, 2006

Thank you, Melissa! These little "graves" were scattered all over my pond; it was quite a sight. Have a wonderful day!

Leslie #2600036

Kathy Radford April 02, 2006

This is an awsome shot Leslie. I love the color of the leaf against the blues of the ice and water. Great shot. Kathy in NH #2601541

Leslie Sworsky April 02, 2006

Thank you, Kathy! I hope you are thawing out in NH too...spring is almost here!

Leslie #2601551

Kim S. Hite April 04, 2006

Very cool image. #2607307

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