Natural landscapes: the peaceful pond


When snow arrives on ponds that aren’t frozen over, I go on a picture hunt to find utterly silent and peaceful scenes like this. The overcast conditions actually accentuate the introspective mood far better than sunshine.
Nikon D7100, tripod, polarizing filter, graduated density (darkening) filter on the sky.

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2 thoughts on “Natural landscapes: the peaceful pond

  1. Dear Frank,
    we really like the graphics of your minimalistic picture and the clear colour contrast.
    Well, and we are friends of the snow.
    Wishing you a great week to come
    The Fab Four of Cley
    🙂 🙂 🙂 🙂

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