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Redbud, Merced River Canyon

Posted by
Gary Hart (California, United States) on 30 April 2011 in Landscape & Rural.

Of the many myths in photography, one that particularly frustrates me is the one that equates image megapixels with image quality. You can read my thoughts here.

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Didier DE ZAN from somewhere, France

Very beautiful

3 May 2011 5:17am

Florence from Paris, France

Oh fanatastic vision ! It gives the illusion of a cloudy and windy sky somehow ! Superb !

3 May 2011 6:49am

Tinx from Kuressaare, Estonia

Great shot!

3 May 2011 6:59am

Aubélia from Kortrijk, Belgium

Beautiful image.

3 May 2011 10:45am

Jason Hines from United States

Fantastic photo!

3 May 2011 3:27pm

Curly from South Shields, United Kingdom

Just been to your other place - great post, smacks the nail firmly on the head!
The pursuit of better pictures is far more satisfying than the pursuit of better cameras!

3 May 2011 3:58pm

klausZ from Kufstein, Austria

I like this smooth flowing water!

3 May 2011 6:12pm

Denny Jump Photo from Easton, PA, United States

I have always, always, always loved this image - it is just a wonderful feeling to rest my vision into this frame...Aand I agree with curly's remarks as well, Gary...I hope you have been well - wishing you all the best!

3 May 2011 6:32pm

DarkElf from Perth, Australia

interesting vision and composition! the pink flowers are certainly set apart nicely from the flowing water that forms a superb background! interesting read on your wordpress blog as well...

4 May 2011 3:51am

Stefan from Thiersee, Austria


4 May 2011 4:10am

Sylvie49 capture image from Anjou - Maine et Loire, France


4 May 2011 6:46am

Ansie from Paarl, South Africa

Oh Gary, this is simply stunning, the colours, the quiet bit with the movement, everything!

4 May 2011 3:36pm

Ronnie 2¢ from Atlantic Shores, United Kingdom

A wonderful contrast in motion as well as color here - an interesting and unusual result and well-worthy of the Color Spotlight.

4 May 2011 4:24pm

Vaido from Võrumaa, Estonia

Perfect forms of water and great colors... Excellent photo!

4 May 2011 5:55pm

Olivier from Manage, Belgium

Fantastic job...

4 May 2011 6:06pm

Florence from Paris, France

Congratulations (I knew it) for the Color Spotlight !

4 May 2011 6:25pm

Nina from Chester County, Pennsylvania, United States

Gorgeous - Congrats!

4 May 2011 9:04pm

Ehlehminee from Los Angeles, United States

For a moment there I thought the water was clouds... This is so spectacular! I love the illusion of this.

4 May 2011 10:27pm

Wild Mustang Photography from Carlisle, Massachusetts, United States

Awesome image!!!!! Very cool indeed!!!!

4 May 2011 11:20pm

AMH from Buenos Aires, Argentina

muy buena !!!!! very good. I love all in the stillness of the flowers and the rush of water. is cute. a hug. Alejandra

5 May 2011 3:01am

Michelle from Pomona Park, United States


5 May 2011 4:13am

clodagh smith from Sacramento, United States

local motion!

5 May 2011 5:24am

Roman from Thiersee, Austria

great shot!
congrats on the Color Spotlight!

5 May 2011 6:51am

Yenny Burgos from Mataró, Spain

Beautiful and elegant!!!

5 May 2011 12:56pm

Barbara Kile from Ft. Worth, United States

Love this classic shot. Speaking of megapixels, I'm having a great time with my iphone4! (current post)

5 May 2011 2:09pm

Sergei Z from Türi, Estonia

Very nice shot!

5 May 2011 4:01pm

cristoF from montbéliard, France

bravo pour le spotlight color ,cette photo est vraiment fantastic.

5 May 2011 5:40pm

David from Orange, France

Excellente idée !

5 May 2011 7:21pm

JCJ from Troyes, France

amazing composition, great shot!

5 May 2011 8:29pm

David from Detroit, United States

Absolutely beautiful. Congratulations on the Spotlight.

5 May 2011 9:59pm

Ralph Jones from Detroit, United States

Outstanding image.

6 May 2011 2:54am


pssssssssssssssss MAGIC, BRAVO*****

6 May 2011 6:52am

Demo from Villeneuve d, France

Wonderfull capture! no wind, a boon to achieve this composition! really well done!

6 May 2011 8:23am

Bev from Dumfries, United Kingdom

This is a beauty. Perfect composition.

6 May 2011 6:06pm

Yolanda from Barcelona, Spain

Brutal, amazing and Incredible. Congrats!

6 May 2011 6:49pm

CLODO from PESSAC, France

nice POV and great management of the DOF to have the flowers sharp and the running water blurred. Congrats for yor color shot

7 May 2011 12:41pm

Loukas from Ilioupolis, Greece

This is really beautiful. More like a painting!

8 May 2011 8:10am

Helena from San Sebastian, Spain

Wonderful!!! Truly gorgeous!

8 May 2011 11:12am

Bhavin from Mississauga, Canada

Easily one of my favourite pictures today. This is stunning! Its my first time on your blog, and I am putting you in my blogwatch!

8 May 2011 5:24pm

Marie from FRESNES, France


15 May 2011 8:19pm