Deviant Login Shop  Join deviantART for FREE Take the Tour
×



Details

Submitted on
December 21, 2008
Image Size
206 KB
Resolution
480×700
Link
Thumb
Embed

Stats

Views
2,904
Favourites
164 (who?)
Comments
29
Downloads
118
×
Monet's Valley by GuyTal Monet's Valley by GuyTal
Some years back a major fire blazed through this area, charring the then-dense oaks on the hillside. The next spring was a celebration of brilliant green revival against the blackened landscape and a couple of autumns later the slopes were once again painted in colorful foliage. Overcast skies rendered the scene with almost no shadows, adding a cast of pale pastels to the vibrant leaves for a truly impressionistic effect.
Add a Comment:
 
:iconcapturing-the-light:
Capturing-the-Light Featured By Owner Oct 20, 2011  Hobbyist Photographer
What an absolutely fantastic capture. That stark, obviously destroyed foreground is unbelievably powerful and draws you into a very beautiful shot. The Autumal colours, although subtle, just transfix you and those central fir trees are beautifully positioned to take you further into the shot. There is nothing that I do not like about this shot, although Autumn is one of my favourite times of the year. This shot, to me, shouts of the beauty of this earth and its capability to renew.
Thank you for sharing an inspirational, thought provoking and educational shot. I have great admiration for your abilities as a photographer.
Simon
Reply
:iconmax-doom:
MaX-DooM Featured By Owner Dec 10, 2009
Beautiful. If only more people valued the wilderness.
Reply
:iconmaciej-koniuszy:
Maciej-Koniuszy Featured By Owner Aug 16, 2009   Photographer
Great colours.

:+fav:
Reply
:icontoothrot:
Toothrot Featured By Owner Aug 6, 2009  Student Photographer
Freaking Hell!
this is just awesome ^^
Reply
:iconsynax444:
synax444 Featured By Owner May 5, 2009
:shocked:
Reply
:iconancient-one:
Ancient-one Featured By Owner Mar 28, 2009  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
It looks so surreal, I wish I had been there!
Reply
:iconeschlehahn:
eschlehahn Featured By Owner Mar 8, 2009
Hi there ! :wave:

Your beautiful work has been featured in this news article : Landscapes - a feature presentation #2

Thank you for sharing your art for the world to see :heart:
Reply
:iconrocamiadesign:
rocamiadesign Featured By Owner Feb 6, 2009   Digital Artist
:wave: I just featured this beautiful photo in my latest journal. Thanks for letting me share it with my watchers!
Reply
:iconemunator:
Emunator Featured By Owner Feb 1, 2009
This is beyond beautiful, I thought I was looking at a painting at first. I've never seen a scene with so many natural colors in it.
Reply
:icondieffi:
Dieffi Featured By Owner Feb 1, 2009  Hobbyist Photographer
That is wonderful and very awesome!:clap:
Reply
Add a Comment: