Autumn's Palette

Uploaded: October 27, 2007 20:21:06


From Grayson Highlands State Park, VA (very near NC border). I used the Orton technique.

Thanks Darren, for inviting me to join you and some other BP friends--group photo attached. It allowed me to also see parts of Tennessee, North Carolina, and West Virginia.

See group photo adjacent to this shot, in my gallery.

F7, 1/2 sec, ISO 100, 105mm focal length


Ken Smith level-classic October 27, 2007

Group Photo #772378

Jeana Clark October 27, 2007

My other comment got lost in space I guess!!! Looks like a great group of people!! Wonderful composition with beautiful colors!!

~J~ #4992832

Amy JACKSON October 27, 2007

Wonderful group shot of us, Ken! This was a great place for this! :) #4992843

Tamera S. Phillips October 27, 2007

You certainly found some beautiful fall colors Ken. Great image and it's nice to see the group shot. #4992850

Steve Owen October 27, 2007

Beautiful fall shot! #4992884

October 27, 2007

Great color in this fall picture.Done well. #4992899

Ken Ferguson October 27, 2007

Love your "Autumn's Pallette" Ken. Lots of color, yet soft and soothing to look at. Well done! #4992948

Glenn E. Urquhart October 28, 2007

Outstanding capture of Autumn's Beauty, Ken!!! Well Done! Cheers, Glenn. #4993571

William C. Raco level-classic October 28, 2007

Great colors and presentation, Ken
Beautiful fall photo

Bill #4993731

Cathy Barrows October 28, 2007

gorgeous..that was a great park #4993882

Tammy Scott October 28, 2007

Fantastic fall capture - the leaves have not even started changing here yet #4993984

Nikki McDonald level-classic October 28, 2007

Beautiful shots, both of them. Perfect setting for a group photo. A special hi to Linda, Jo Ann, Judy, and you, Ken, from a fellow Omaha BP Shooter. #4994062

Linda D. Lester level-classic October 28, 2007

Beautiful fall colors...Great looking group too! I had a awesome time even if I did break my foot! #4994105

Claudia Kuhn level-classic October 28, 2007

Beautiful autumn colors Ken! They looks better there than they did up in NY.
Like the group shot too! #4994126

Stefania Barbier level-classic October 28, 2007

look at those colors... what a gorgeous place Ken, and so is your capture! #4994272

Su Sana E. P level-classic October 28, 2007

Spectacular autumn image and a great shot of BP's finest photographers, Ken!! Good to see all of them. #4994484

Darren K. Fisher October 28, 2007

I love the road shot and the colors. The orton looks great on it. The group shot is awesome as well. #4995015

Judy V. Kennamer level-classic October 28, 2007

I love it Ken!!! #4995375

JO ANN CLEVELAND October 28, 2007

Ohhhhh, Man! You nailed this one! Perfect in every way! You always make a spectacular picture. this would be lovely hanging in your home! (Or mine! lol)

jo ann c. #4995522

John Connolly October 28, 2007

What an outstanding autumn capture Ken! Your composition, color and lighting are all spectacular! #4995610

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna October 28, 2007

GORGEOUS!!!!!! Love it, Ken!!!!! ♫ k #4995764

Jill Odice level-classic October 28, 2007

Looks like today is BP catch up day, There are so many wonderful new images posted since I last got to commenting, it will take hours! :-)This is gorgeous, and a beautiful capture of fall colors! #4996064

"emmanuel ""nolax""" N. Montemar October 28, 2007

Fantastic fall capture, krn! great image overall! #4996241

Shelly A. Van Camp level-classic October 28, 2007

I want a copy too!!! This is beautiful, Ken! Great colors!! #4996403

David Phalen October 28, 2007

A beauty! Excellent comp, color and effects. #4996564

KV Day October 28, 2007

Glad your back, looks like you had a good time (again) lol pretty image.. and those LEGS! #4996706

Jeff Robinson level-deluxe October 29, 2007

Outstanding work Ken!! Jeff #4998290

Jenny Bosmans October 29, 2007

Gorgeous fall colors and excellent composition and capture, Ken! Glad you had a great time, it's always nice to meet some BP friends! :) #4998397

Gail Vitikacs level-classic October 29, 2007

Beautiful colors and comp Ken! Looks like your trip was a success! #4999666

Marcie A. Fowler October 29, 2007

A very well done image capturing the beauty of the area. #4999873

Judy A. Lawhon October 29, 2007

This is gorgeous, Ken and the Orton works very well here. #5000900

Renee Doyle October 29, 2007

I just love all the rich autumn colours Ken!!! Wonderful compostion! Nice looking group too! #5001566

Shawn Jennings October 29, 2007

Very nice autumn scene and captured beautifully! #5002114

Sheryl A. Hudson level-classic October 29, 2007

Georgous capture of colors and light,and use of effects, Ken!
Thank you for sharing the group shot too, it's fun to have some faces to go with the names! #5002313

October 29, 2007

Gorgeous capture! Wonderful colors and compostion Very nice job!! #5002506

Sharon King October 30, 2007

Such a Beautiful fall scene! #5004278

Corinne M. Thompson November 01, 2007

Gorgeous fall scenic Ken! #5013757

Jill Schreiner November 01, 2007

This is absolutely stunning, Ken!!! #5016496

Lisa J. Boulden level-classic November 01, 2007

Absloutely beautiful, Ken!
--Lisa #5016503

"emmanuel ""nolax""" N. Montemar November 03, 2007

hi ken! if I may ask how you insert the a second photo here? thanks #5024316

Steven E. Ray November 04, 2007

This is so stunning Ken. I am sure other photographers like myself hope to find a shot like this :) Maybe someday. Very, very well done. #5027136

James E. Coleman level-classic November 05, 2007

Wow, you really did time it well!
Beautiful work, all your shots for this trip.

Jim #5030564

Amanda Chapman November 06, 2007

Amazing COLORS!
Landscapes are such a challenge for me!
You've captured this perfectly! #5035732

Linda D. Lester level-classic November 26, 2007

What a beauty!!! Congratulations!
What a good looking group! #5127580

Renee Doyle November 26, 2007

Big congrats once again Ken! #5127590

Tammy Scott November 26, 2007

Another beautiful finalist! #5127727

Carla Metzler November 26, 2007

Congratulations on your beautiful finalist, Ken! #5128092

Kay E. Mahoney level-classic November 26, 2007

Congratulations on your finalist, Ken. #5128261

Shawn Jennings November 26, 2007

Congratulations on this beauty, Ken! #5128589

David Phalen November 26, 2007

Congratulations!! #5129516

Gail Vitikacs level-classic November 26, 2007

You had a super month Ken! Congratulations! #5129599

Judy V. Kennamer level-classic November 26, 2007

Congrats Ken! #5129852

JO ANN CLEVELAND November 26, 2007

Superman strikes again!

Congratulations on all four of your great finalist, go all the way friend!

jo ann c. #5129883

Tamera S. Phillips November 26, 2007

Way to go Ken. Awesome finalist. Congrats to you. #5130046

Tamara K. Walker level-classic November 26, 2007


Terry L. Ellis level-classic November 26, 2007

Another beauty, Ken! Congratulations on your finalist! #5131208

Kathy L. Clark November 26, 2007

Way to go Ken. I'm so glad you didn't get run over so we could congratulate you on this beauty. #5131375

Evy Johansen level-classic November 26, 2007

Big congratulations on your wonderful finalist, Ken!! #5131391

Shelly A. Van Camp level-classic November 26, 2007

Congrats on the beautiful image, Ken! #5131442

Amy JACKSON November 26, 2007

Congratulations, Ken! :) #5131568

Sheryl A. Hudson level-classic November 26, 2007

Congratulations Ken on your beautiful finalist! #5132130

Stefania Barbier level-classic November 26, 2007

congrats Ken!!!!!!!!!!!!!! #5132479

Jill Odice level-classic November 26, 2007

Congrats on your finalists Ken! Way to go :-) #5132665

Phil Stith November 27, 2007

Another lovely capture, Ken. Congratulations on another final. #5134581

Derrald R. Farnsworth-Livingston November 27, 2007

Congrats, Ken, great capture! #5134990

Dennis Flanagan level-classic November 27, 2007

Orton is smiling. Now lets all sing some Johnny Horton songs! In 1814 we took a little trip........

Congratulations. #5136517

Corinne M. Thompson November 27, 2007

Congrats Ken! #5136731

Jennifer Rennison November 27, 2007

Beautiful scene, Ken! Makes one want to walk down that road...Congratulations on this outstanding finalist! #5137239

Chris Budny level-deluxe November 27, 2007

Ah, as a child in rural VA, I used to have scenery like this... What a beautiful capture! Congratulations, Ken! #5137538

Donna La Mattino Pagakis November 27, 2007

Wow, this is so beautiful Ken!! Spectacular colors and lead in!! A beautiful finalist, congratulations!! #5138902

Susan Fox November 28, 2007

Stunning autumn scene! Congrats on your wonderful finalist Ken!!! #5143560

Linda Blair November 28, 2007

Congratulations!!!!!! ☺ #5144260

Jeana Clark November 28, 2007

Ken...I'm a tad tardy in giving you a BIG congratulations on this FANTASTIC finalist!!

~J~ #5144311

Susan Jane Allen level-classic November 29, 2007

Oh my, just peeked in and see FOUR finalists this month! Congrats! #5145684

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