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Garrapata State Park

Posted by
Maria (California, United States) on 18 February 2011 in Landscape & Rural and Portfolio.

Canon EOS 5D 1/250 second F/4.0 ISO 100 24 mm

Thank you ALL for your visit and comments.

Visit me at: Maria Draper Photography

sunstone_maria from California, United States

the sky, the colors, the scenery - all so wonderful!!! dream land!!!

18 Feb 2011 5:12am

Roman from Thiersee, Austria

what an amazing landscape
all those different colors of the grassland are beautiful and the sky is great

18 Feb 2011 6:40am

guillaume from Paris, France

Magnific compo and light !!

18 Feb 2011 10:28am

Yair Karelic from Ramat Gan, Israel

beautiful light, as always in your pictures.
was this picture taken in spring time?

18 Feb 2011 10:41am

@Yair Karelic: yes, Spring, thank you

Franz from Baden, Austria

spring has sprung in this excellent image, with its carpet of flowers in gorgeous colours.

18 Feb 2011 1:12pm

Rick from Toronto, Canada

Congratulations for this beautiful landscape photo. The play of light across the mountains is so wonderful, and you have the perfect storybook sky.

18 Feb 2011 2:55pm

Marta Mateu from Oix (Girona), Spain

What mountains so beautiful! Another great photo, full color.

18 Feb 2011 3:10pm

Judy aka L@dybug from Brooksville, Florida, United States

This is either a beautiful overlook, or you did some hiking to get to this wonderful vantage point.
The colors are wonderfully captured and the shadows of the clouds on the colorful hillsides add depth.
California's green hills don't last for too long, but you've saved them forever in your image. *****

18 Feb 2011 3:36pm

@Judy aka L@dybug: just a bit of hiking...3-4 minutes, or so, but not too much since that's Hwy 1, that you see, that runs along the West Coast thanks Judy

john4jack from Corvallis, Oregon, United States

gorgeous. beautifully processed

18 Feb 2011 8:04pm

Stefan from Thiersee, Austria

Fine compo and light, great!

18 Feb 2011 10:28pm

zecarlos from Lisboa, Portugal

Wonderful landscape. Excellent light. Congrats.

18 Feb 2011 11:31pm

Bill Brown from California, United States

Gorgeous capture! I like everything about it, great composition, great color and wonderful clouds.

19 Feb 2011 2:43am

Curly from South Shields, United Kingdom

I love the gorgeous contrasting mix of light and heavy shadows here, along with the lush verdant greens. A very nice landscape indeed.

19 Feb 2011 4:44pm

Canon EOS 5D
1/250 second
ISO 100
24 mm