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Along the South Fork Sauk River

Posted by
Steve Rice (Olympia, United States) on 6 December 2010 in Landscape & Rural and Portfolio.

Please note the sunlight in the treetops on the ridge.

Monte Cristo

Larry Elkins from Bisbee, United States

Absolutely gorgeous

6 Dec 2010 5:11am

PATRICK from miramas, France

excellent 5****

6 Dec 2010 5:28am

✿ Anina ✿ from Auckland, New Zealand

WOW! The light is simply exquisite! I love how it highlights the treetops. Superb detail and framing as well

6 Dec 2010 5:46am

Phil Morris from Saskatoon,, Canada

Brilliantly captured. Superb fall colors throughout this amazing
landscape. Perfection.

6 Dec 2010 5:51am

Céline from New York City, United States

Beautiful and harmonious composition !

6 Dec 2010 6:03am

Calusarus from St Sorlin en Valloire, France

This shot reminds me "Into the wild"… :-)

6 Dec 2010 6:13am

Stephen from Canberra, Australia

I love the perspective and superb capture of the light! Great landscape – a marvel!

6 Dec 2010 6:17am

Yvon from Orleans, France

wonderful landscape

6 Dec 2010 6:19am

Nazzareno from Rome, Italy

Very beautiful light, view and colors

6 Dec 2010 6:20am

rem_la from Villiers, France

bien ces tache de ocre sur le devant !

6 Dec 2010 6:40am

Sunder from Chennai, India

Awesome shot! Wonderful composition, colours and lighting...

6 Dec 2010 6:53am

Marie LC from Entre montagnes et Bretagne, France

Awesome place and composition. I love mountain !

6 Dec 2010 7:25am

Florence from Paris, France

A wonderful postcard Steve. As for the trees, I first thought it was a remaining of red, golden leaves. Superb.

6 Dec 2010 7:37am

jpla from St Barthélémy d, France

Bravo ! Je te souhaite une agréable journée

6 Dec 2010 8:02am

Franz from Baden, Austria

very, very nice! great light in the shade!

6 Dec 2010 8:15am

k@ from Paris, France

Yes i see it, and love the layers in the background, softness of Nature is so enjoyable to share.

6 Dec 2010 8:49am

Monique from Koh Samui, Thailand

Beautiful view and a great composition with those golden leaves in the foreground Steve!

6 Dec 2010 8:51am

kitty from Seoul, South Korea

The colors on the tips of the trees and in the foreground bring everything together so well ^^ Better than a postcard ^^

6 Dec 2010 9:05am

khatoon from Iran

great landscape capture.I love walking along this river...

6 Dec 2010 9:16am

ValterD from Rennes, France

this wilderness is a beauty, the kind I wish I could just sit by the river and watch, with peace how the world is so refreshing and restoring compared to our cities. It's maasterfully composed.

6 Dec 2010 9:38am

pixator from kerman, Iran

Great ! Really beautiful !

6 Dec 2010 9:52am

Tede from Aubenas 07, France

Magical landscape, colors and light splendid for this superb shot. 5 *. Good day.

6 Dec 2010 10:28am

Anne from a little red dot, Singapore

SO beautiful ! A magical place..superb shot !!

6 Dec 2010 10:53am

Olivier from Manage, Belgium

Fantastic landscape!

6 Dec 2010 10:58am

Mhelene from Paris, France

Wonderful ! Superb colors !

6 Dec 2010 11:31am

tulip from kerman, Iran

very nice and interesting

6 Dec 2010 12:41pm

JJ from Jersey City, United States

what a wonderful shot of this beautiful area, such lovely light and colors

6 Dec 2010 12:47pm

¨‘°ºO Dutçh Oº°‘¨ from Neverwhere, United States

I love the subtle hazing of the mountain in the background and the way this little streambed leads the eye there. Nicely captured!

6 Dec 2010 1:03pm

Daniel from Kenmare, United States


6 Dec 2010 1:15pm

MARIANA from Waterloo, Canada

I like light and colors on these orange/ yellow leaves !
Very pretty scene !

6 Dec 2010 1:16pm

hugo poon from hong kong, Hong Kong

What glorious sight! How charming! Just love your composition and tonality! Have a beautiful day Steve!:-)

6 Dec 2010 2:30pm

António Pires from Lisbon, Portugal

Good pov.

6 Dec 2010 3:25pm

Amanda from Jersey City, United States

Great scene--I love the splash of golds/oranges in the foreground to match the golden tones along the trees from the sunlight

6 Dec 2010 3:49pm

Don from Spokane, United States

A fine shot of this beautiful river. I like the bit of color in the foreground and the highlighted trees in the distance. A fine picture.

6 Dec 2010 3:54pm

mo.langel from Courtelary, Switzerland

Wonderful landscape, superbe image!

6 Dec 2010 4:08pm

yiannis krikis from thessaloniki, Greece

fantastic landscape and colors - I like it a lot

6 Dec 2010 4:39pm

Steven from Chicagoland, United States

Beautiful capture of thius landscape shot. I love the height in this composition as wel..

6 Dec 2010 4:43pm

Elena Kotrotsou from Drossia, Greece

Amazing nature composition!

6 Dec 2010 5:33pm

Denny Jump Photo from Easton, PA, United States

Beautiful, Steve! I LOVE the touches of yellow on the hillsdes and the light coming across the crest of the slope. And the orange leaves here in front...all makes a wonderful composition! Thanks for your kind comments on my blog - sorry I have been swamped but it should quiet down in a few days.

6 Dec 2010 6:06pm

Irene from L C, France

You captured a marvelous light.

6 Dec 2010 7:27pm

Charles Dastodd from Chicago, United States

this is a really lovely valley. nice shot!

6 Dec 2010 7:47pm

john4jack from Corvallis, Oregon, United States

so beautiful. wonderful touches of light

6 Dec 2010 8:01pm

Kiki from Ambert, France

Love the various plans which tempt to follow the river and to sink profoundly into your image to arrive above up to summits!

6 Dec 2010 8:32pm

Viewfinder from Bradenton, FL, United States


6 Dec 2010 9:57pm

GJC from Kyoto (京都), Japan

A gorgeous view that you composed well. The little bright spots of color in the foreground and nice!

6 Dec 2010 10:08pm

Anika from Tehran, Iran

Ur pics R like Postcards !! very very stunning and amazing shot! I really enjoyed with see ur pics!
Just can say Excellent work, MERCI Steve 4 ur masterpiece photography! ... :)

6 Dec 2010 10:14pm

Kala from United States

Beautiful depth and colors.

7 Dec 2010 12:39am

London Caller from United Kingdom

Yes, how could I possibly miss that sunlight!
Really wonderful.

7 Dec 2010 12:54am

Becky from los angeles, United States

so beautiful - the remaining golden leaves in the front - layer upon layer of beauty.

7 Dec 2010 4:24am

Suzanne from Melbourne, Australia

beautiful image; frame, the way the light touches the tips of the trees and the colour is then repeated in the autumn leaves in the forground

7 Dec 2010 8:02am

PD from Overland Park, Kansas, United States

fantastic light, focus, comp.

7 Dec 2010 3:16pm

Daryl Johnson from New Malden, United Kingdom

Epic landscape there...

7 Dec 2010 9:52pm

Photographs by Maria Enriquez from Pacific Grove, United States

I 2nd Daryl - this is epic landscape!

8 Dec 2010 3:26am

Demo from Villeneuve d, France

An amazing place wonderfully captured with these ray of light it's magic!

10 Dec 2010 7:31am

Bettina from Los Angeles, United States

What a beautiful expanse. I love how it snakes into the distance.

10 Dec 2010 4:33pm

Chacha from Leuven, Belgium

Beautiful shot!

10 Dec 2010 5:17pm

Cory from Phoenix, United States

The magic of the Northwest - well done.

12 Dec 2010 12:41am

Goddess ☼ Ƹl¡ from Tehran, Iran

a good place for thinking in loneliness ...

8 Jan 2012 2:40pm