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Strolling Through the Shadow Forest

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I'll be busy the next few weeks. Commenting will be spotty at best.

Observing from West Cheshire, United Kingdom

Awesome shot Steve, a good observation to see this.

27 Jan 2009 5:10am

Zing from Hamilton, New Zealand

Great capture of the shadows, nicely composed.

27 Jan 2009 5:34am

bluechameleon from Vancouver, Canada

Wow Steve, this is a fantastic capture...what a great find and composed beautifully!

27 Jan 2009 6:08am

Ana Lúcia from Leiria, Portugal

Love the play of light and shadow and well composed.

27 Jan 2009 7:54am

Luca Bobbiesi from Milano, Italy

I like the curious architecture and the shadows of the trees are little creepy, I like it.

27 Jan 2009 8:19am

Nathan from Los Angeles, United States

Great capture. I like the blue tones and the lighting and shadows.

27 Jan 2009 9:24am

Peggy M. from Metz, France

Surprising and attractive visual effect. The centring strengthens this feeling of shadows and ghost. I like it ! You're fantastic !

27 Jan 2009 9:26am

MaryB from Staffordshire, United Kingdom

Wow! a fantastic capture Steve, love the title too!

27 Jan 2009 10:19am

mo.langel from Courtelary, Switzerland

Excellente photo! Très belle composition!

27 Jan 2009 11:32am

zOOm from Paris, France

Great crop and fantastic rendering of the distorted shadons and silhouettes of the trees on this wall...

27 Jan 2009 11:53am

DenisSm from Prague, Czech Republic

amazing picture steve...

27 Jan 2009 12:52pm

Marcah from United States

Excellent composition. Love the wall with its shadows. Seems as if there is a pool nearby reflecting onto the wall.

27 Jan 2009 1:10pm

Laurie from New Jersey, United States

Beautiful light. Nice composition. I like how she is on the phone seemingly oblivious to the world around her.

27 Jan 2009 1:15pm

Eleftheria from Athens, Greece

All is great here!

27 Jan 2009 1:21pm

john4jack from Corvallis, United States

Terrific shot. Elegant lady.

27 Jan 2009 2:45pm

hugo poon from hong kong, Hong Kong

Splendid! What a beautiful play of the shadows... her pose and expression are just perfect! Love this very much!:-)

27 Jan 2009 3:04pm

Don from spokane, United States

This stylish looking person makes a great subject for the shadow forest. Beautiful image.

27 Jan 2009 3:28pm

Inés from Namur, Belgium

So cool ! Un écrin bleuté pour un diamant noir !

27 Jan 2009 3:42pm

Alphons from Kaatsheuvel, Netherlands

Supershot! With minimal means in colour and shapes a fantastic picture.

27 Jan 2009 3:48pm

peter from new york, United States

wonderful capture! i love the curve and shadow play in the background...

27 Jan 2009 4:38pm

Monte Stevens from Fort Collins, United States

This is great and love your title.

27 Jan 2009 4:39pm

DaveB from Exeter, United Kingdom

Great candid shot, lovely lighting!

27 Jan 2009 4:56pm

Marie LC from Voiron, France

Wow Steve, it's a great shot. Fabulous !

27 Jan 2009 5:35pm

k@ from France

Hooooo, i love that ! Those shadows, that darling blue, and the woman below - to this original compo, I say bravo !

27 Jan 2009 6:02pm

EYES WIDE SHUT from United Kingdom

Brilliantly observed, Steve. Fabulous composition and light. Full marks

27 Jan 2009 6:13pm

missparis from PARIS, France

Quelle belle lumière ! Ta composition est très réussie. Bravo

27 Jan 2009 7:05pm

yiannis krikis from thessaloniki, Greece

I like the shadows that make a frame to the lady - excellent image

27 Jan 2009 7:07pm

Paco Díaz from Palma de Mallorca, Spain

Very well done, great light and composition. I like the figure of the woman illuminated and walking lintening to the telephone.

27 Jan 2009 7:29pm

Suzanne from Huntington Beach, CA, United States

Your use of the shadows are part of the overall composition is excellent. Nice capture.

27 Jan 2009 8:23pm

António Pires from Lisbon, Portugal

Such a good photo.

27 Jan 2009 8:50pm

Mohammadreza Rezania from Tehran, Iran

great capture. love framing and shadows in this shot. very well done ...

27 Jan 2009 8:53pm

Stephen Phillips from San Francisco, United States

Chatting away on a cell phone - oblivious to the wonder of her shoes, clothing, head scarf, and beauty - before that fabulous folded wall with its shadows of the trees. All this drama - and she talks away... Nicely done, Steve!

27 Jan 2009 9:18pm

fredo from marseille, France

Nice and pure image ;I like.

27 Jan 2009 9:20pm

dogilicious from Millerstown, PA, United States

Great capture. Creative title.

27 Jan 2009 9:35pm

Calusarus from St Sorlin en Valloire, France

The composition of the Day.

27 Jan 2009 9:35pm

grant from kansas city, United States

excellent - very well done.

27 Jan 2009 10:11pm

10Fraction from Rennes, France

I love the proportions given by the woman, the building beside her is enormous! Nice shot

27 Jan 2009 10:24pm

Ronnie 2¢ from London, United Kingdom

Exceptional on so many levels . . the shadows and the wall are a delight in themselves but the contrast with the woman and urban surfaces below is masterful.

27 Jan 2009 10:56pm

Richard_Irwin from Belper, United Kingdom

Good photography, everything about this has a terrific composure through the play of light, colour and position.

27 Jan 2009 11:42pm

Diane Schuller from Hythe, Canada

good heavens Steve, what a capture. You captured a story (and titled very well indeed).

28 Jan 2009 12:06am

dj.tigersprout from San Bruno, CA, United States

hmm -- that blue is mesmerizing! where is this taken? wonderful!! :)

28 Jan 2009 1:00am

@dj.tigersprout: Seattle, WA, USA.

Diana from Olympia, United States


28 Jan 2009 1:36am

EstherK from Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia

Wow Steve! This is truly an excellent shot. So well thought and captured! Everything is in their element - shadows, lighting, woman and urban surface. A 5 star pic!

28 Jan 2009 1:37am

JJ from Jersey City, United States

wow fantastic capture, and such a brilliant title which is so apt, simply brilliant!!!

28 Jan 2009 1:52am

PD from Overland Park, Kansas, United States

very nice!

28 Jan 2009 2:31am

Michael Skorulski from Cigel, Slovakia

Wonderful, Steve. A great crisp image.

28 Jan 2009 3:31am

One from Açores, Portugal

Outstanding ! Wonderful work ! Magnificent image !

28 Jan 2009 4:11am

-1q5yChØt!c- from karaj, Iran

wow,excellent work...liked the shadows on blue wall,very beautiful and fantastic...

28 Jan 2009 4:24am

NarB from Bruxelles, Belgium

Great candid shot. I like the blue, the lighting and the shadows.

28 Jan 2009 3:30pm

Daryl from Amagasaki, Japan

That's very bizarre! Well seen!

29 Jan 2009 1:09am

Diana from Olympia, United States

nice effect w/ all that imagery

30 Jan 2009 3:23am

GJC from Kyoto, United States

It's all been said already, but this is a striking image. Very well done.

30 Jan 2009 1:02pm

Marie from FRESNES, France

magnifique lumière.

31 Jan 2009 10:14pm

Rachel from Charleville-Mézières, France

Magnifique composition.

1 Feb 2009 9:37am

Hervé from Châteauroux, France

Superbes ces ombres!Belles photos!

1 Feb 2009 6:58pm

Pixim from Nice, France

Whouaaah, a perfect photograph of composition, light and subject Superb ;)

2 Feb 2009 6:44pm

Cristina Castro Pelka from United States

beautifully captured! love that blue-green color!

3 Feb 2009 5:04pm

Véronique from France

love the shadows and those contrasting colours and lights .

9 Feb 2009 8:57pm

Ivy from Hong Kong

Picture perfect - Very well composed!

21 Feb 2009 12:11pm

B.Held from Santa Fe, United States

i just love this ;-)

30 Aug 2009 6:46pm

Vaido from Võrumaa, Estonia

Great photo! Warm and cold tones, graphical shadows... Excellent.

9 Oct 2010 5:14am

Eric C. from Un peu partout, France

Fantastic !

10 Sep 2013 4:15pm