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Stillness, South Tufa, Mono Lake

Posted by
Gary Hart (California, United States) on 28 February 2014 in Landscape & Rural and Portfolio.

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Posted on EloquentNature.com, January 28, 2014

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Nitin from Shanghai, China

Exquisite, magnificent, breathtaking!

28 Feb 2014 7:37am

Akbar&Armaghan from Gorgan, Iran

Fantastic!

28 Feb 2014 7:45am

Anna.C from LA ROCHELLE, France

Perfect miror ! wonderful light and colors !

28 Feb 2014 8:58am

Basile Pesso from Barcelona, Spain

Stunning, maybe a spotlight.

28 Feb 2014 9:25am

Tede from Aubenas 07, France

De toute beauté!!! *****

28 Feb 2014 4:33pm

omid from mashhad, Iran

W O N D E R F U L !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

28 Feb 2014 5:59pm

Véro from Savoie, France

stillness and peaceful , you found the right tittle. could imagine some characters in the silhouette of rocks.

28 Feb 2014 6:11pm

@Véro: Thank you, Véro. I agree—there's a quality to the tufa that just invites the imagination.

Ruthiebear from Titusville, NJ, United States

SPectacular image - love the symmetry and the soft colors

28 Feb 2014 6:41pm

Moridi from Tehran, Iran

Very beautiful. superb.

28 Feb 2014 9:19pm

DarkElf from Perth, Australia

perfection! this is a great example of breaking the rules where you have a definite purpose in doing so! the symmetry and balance and fantastic, as are the light and colours!

1 Mar 2014 7:01am

@DarkElf: Thanks, DarkElf. Someday I'd like to able photograph some of the magic on your side of the world.

L'angevine from Angers, France

oh une merveille dans cette lumière

1 Mar 2014 9:18am

Baldwin Vandewalle from Bejuma, Venezuela

Stunning image ... the reflection and the colors are spectacular !!!
Congratulations on the Spotlight !!!

1 Mar 2014 5:01pm

Anna.C from LA ROCHELLE, France

Congratulations on the Spotlight !

1 Mar 2014 5:03pm

Basile Pesso from Barcelona, Spain

...here it is. Deserved, congrats.

1 Mar 2014 5:06pm

Don Smith from California, United States

Love this image Gary!

1 Mar 2014 6:03pm

@Don Smith: Thanks, Don. I can't remember if you were with me on this trip or not. I need to go back and see what else I have from that evening.

Ruthiebear from Titusville, NJ, United States

Congratulations on your SPOTLIGHT! Again so soon, too!

1 Mar 2014 6:05pm

lise from la côte Bleue, France

Magique et si beau !!!!

Félicitations!

1 Mar 2014 6:07pm

omid from mashhad, Iran

Congratulations!
Congratulations! :)

1 Mar 2014 6:16pm

Tede from Aubenas 07, France

Congrats Gary!!!

1 Mar 2014 6:25pm

Ellebelle from Mosquito Town, Netherlands

Amazing light, colors and reflection!! Congratulations :-))

1 Mar 2014 6:46pm

Josep from Barcelona, Spain

Impressive... Perfect execution with gorgeous colors in this great composition. Stunning reflections in this perfect long exposure image. A gift for our eyes ! Congrats on the Sootlight !

1 Mar 2014 6:58pm

@Josep: Thank you, Josep. Mono Lake is always full of surprises.

Marie-France from Angers, France

Excellent ! couleurs magnifiques ! félicitations pour ce spotlight !

1 Mar 2014 7:00pm

farideh from rasht, Iran

Amazing. Congratulations.!

1 Mar 2014 7:35pm

J.R. from Urasoe City, Japan

Awesome:)

1 Mar 2014 10:29pm

Flagrant-declic from Alsace, France

Congratulations on your spotlight ;-)

1 Mar 2014 11:36pm

Elaine Hancock from Rockville, United States

Absolutely gorgeous! Congratulations on the Spotlight!

2 Mar 2014 1:48am

PRASHANT from Mumbai, India

Wonderful... Congratulations on the Spotlight .

2 Mar 2014 4:52am

Sam from Chennai, India

Stunning Stillness ... Love this.
Congratulations on your spotlight. :)

2 Mar 2014 4:57am

pixim from Nice, France

Superb, You are a Master (With rules or without) ;-) And sure, Congratulations ;-)

2 Mar 2014 9:18am

@pixim: Thank you, pixim—and thanks for reading my blog.

maryam hosseini from Tehran, Iran

Congratulations! :)

2 Mar 2014 5:12pm

LauraS from Chico, United States

What a stunning shot for the coloring and light on this. Wonderfully composed. Thanks for sharing.

2 Mar 2014 10:01pm

@LauraS: Thanks, Laura. We're very fortunate to live just a few hours from Mono Lake.

ks from Kanagawa, Japan

superb!

3 Mar 2014 8:04am

Linda Candilas from Cameron Park, United States

Hi Gary, wonderful shot. It wouldn't surprise me to find out we were at Mono Lake about the same time as you. Beautiful colors.

4 Mar 2014 6:23am

Dimitrios from ATHENS, Greece

BREATHTAKING*****

4 Mar 2014 2:20pm

Isa ✩ from Vaucluse, France

Superbe ...

18 Mar 2014 7:29am