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Island in the Stream

Posted by
Steve Rice (Olympia, United States) on 17 July 2014 in Landscape & Rural and Portfolio.

Looking upstream, on the Chinook River in Southwest Washington, in early light. This is along the highway to the North Head Lighthouse.

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


excellent shot

17 Jul 2014 5:21am

PATRICK from miramas, France

Wow splendide 5*****

17 Jul 2014 6:43am

morgan from canyon Country, United States

one of my favorites of yours of all time. spotlight.

17 Jul 2014 6:47am

Doug from Burnham-on-Sea, United Kingdom

Really beautiful image Steve this is an absolute cracker and gets 5* from me and I fully agree with Morgan should make a spotlight.

17 Jul 2014 7:04am

Jeff from Honolulu, United States

Excellent image. I love the fog hanging on the island as well as the reflections.

17 Jul 2014 7:33am

Graciel·la (Vic. Catalonia) from CAT. New European State, Poland

WoW !!! Is excellent !!! 5*

17 Jul 2014 7:44am

Focales from Entre montagnes et Bretagne, France

I hope that you will have a spotlight with this magnificent photo in the reflections of a great beauty. Bravo Steve. 5*

17 Jul 2014 7:56am

jean pierre from paris, France

joli ce reflet brumeux!! amitiés

17 Jul 2014 8:09am

Japanalia from Yokohama, Japan

A very beautiful, mood embalmed capture! *****

17 Jul 2014 8:46am

Nicou from Sion, Switzerland

Quelle brume et ce reflet superbe île et compo

17 Jul 2014 9:23am

Veronique from Tarbes, Switzerland

WOW !!!! this one is gorgeous !!! Excellent !

17 Jul 2014 10:16am

Malaura from France

Reflet de toute beauté, magnifique ! L'aura de brume donne une dimension poétique et féerique à la scène particulièrement fascinante. J'aime énormément. Bonne journée :)

17 Jul 2014 10:44am

Kyu from Kyoto, Japan

It's a great shot. The fog is making a fantastic mood. I like the beautiful symmetry. Superb. 5*

17 Jul 2014 10:44am

Eric Cousineau from Sherwood Park, Canada

Beautiful light and reflections in this shot Steve! The fog gives the image a somewhat surreal feel! Well seen and captured! ;-)

17 Jul 2014 11:37am

Martine Libouton from Bousval, Belgium


17 Jul 2014 11:37am

Kaushal from Gouda, Netherlands

Excellent image! Beautiful!

17 Jul 2014 11:41am

J.R. from Urasoe City, Japan

Pretty with the mist, good work a magical hour

17 Jul 2014 11:58am

Hiro from Kyoto, Japan

Wow, excellent dreamy shot !

17 Jul 2014 11:58am

Ana Lúcia from Leiria, Portugal

An art piece!

17 Jul 2014 12:12pm

Stephen from Canberra, Australia

Well seen and stunningly beautiful image!

17 Jul 2014 12:42pm

Devi from Chennai, India

Stunning shot with the mist and clouds and the reflection !!! Seven stars for you Steve:)))

17 Jul 2014 1:09pm

Jypyä Pop from Turku, Finland

Herons are my favorite birds. This is a wonderful action shot of them!!! Have fun and see you thursday.

17 Jul 2014 1:46pm

Etsu from Kyoto, Japan

Superb image !! Amazing reflections and the mystic mood. Have a nice day, Steve. :)

17 Jul 2014 2:12pm

Don from Spokane, United States

The picture has a surreal quality that the weather imparts. I like the total effect very much. Excellent shot.

17 Jul 2014 2:47pm

Diana from Olympia, United States


17 Jul 2014 3:48pm

Ruthiebear from Titusville, NJ, United States

SUperb reflection = perfect symmetry - I also love the mist

17 Jul 2014 5:03pm

Baldwin Vandewalle from Bejuma, Venezuela

A beautiful place with a dreamy atmosphere ... Superb image !!! The reflection is just fabulous ...

17 Jul 2014 5:09pm

Nazzareno from Rome, Italy

Really dreaming shot Steve. Bravo

17 Jul 2014 5:30pm

Evelyne Dubos from Le Mans, France

Wonderful, love it!

17 Jul 2014 5:37pm

Bruce from Tacoma, United States

WOW perfect setting for a great photo.

17 Jul 2014 6:42pm

Mhelene from Villiers-sur-Marne, France

Wonderful photo !

17 Jul 2014 7:07pm

Patrick M. from Lille, France

Superb picture morning, very nice and sweet! congratulations for this reflection

17 Jul 2014 8:04pm

Francisco Romero from Leon, Spain

Fantastic! And I can hear the Bee Gees song too for a perfect moment.

17 Jul 2014 8:06pm

RBL from Oxford, United States

Beautiful and the mist brings to life an intriguing atmosphere!

17 Jul 2014 8:20pm

B. Thomas from Arlington, Texas, United States

This looks mystical. Lovely shot.

17 Jul 2014 8:34pm

Daryl Johnson from Worcester Park, United Kingdom

Beautiful framing.

17 Jul 2014 10:02pm

Steven from Chicagoland, United States

Stunning composition with incredible reflections!! It's interesting to note how the evergreens appear barren through the misty fog. A dramatic sky as well.

17 Jul 2014 10:23pm

Jypyä Pop from Turku, Finland

I seem to just by the endless comment for this stunning video. It happens when you have to use the assistance of translators. I wanted to say that this landscape could well venture fairies and trolls. Gorgeous, gorgeous picture.

18 Jul 2014 3:37am

Langevine from Angers, France


18 Jul 2014 7:45am

gerard1948 from Spain

Wonderful, beautiful landscape and stunning mirror effect, reflections are magnificent. Excellent shooting, I like a lot.
Have a good day.

18 Jul 2014 9:48am

julie from France

C'est très beau...

18 Jul 2014 10:49am

Baldwin Vandewalle from Bejuma, Venezuela

... and Congratulations on the Spotlight !!!

18 Jul 2014 7:39pm

@Baldwin Vandewalle: Thank you.

Ruthiebear from Titusville, NJ, United States

Congratulations on your SPOTLIGHT

18 Jul 2014 8:23pm

@Ruthiebear: Thanks.

k@ from Paris, France

Wow, like a mouth in a dream, this is wonderful, congrats !

18 Jul 2014 8:51pm

@k@: Thanks, Karine.

Diana from Olympia, United States

Wow! Well deserved spotlight. Congrats!

18 Jul 2014 9:42pm

@Diana: Thanks.

Josep from Barcelona, Spain

Wonderful !! Excellent capture with spectacular mirrors ! Added to that low fog, this creates a magical and dreamy atmosphere. Congrats on the Spotlight !

18 Jul 2014 10:29pm

@Josep: Thank you.

Helen from ... somewhere in, France

This is surreal! Wonderful photograph in every way!

19 Jul 2014 12:52am

@Helen: Thank you.

Elaine Hancock from Rockville, United States

This is just gorgeous! It has such an ethereal feeling to it. Congratulations on the Spotlight! Very well deserved!

19 Jul 2014 1:35am

@Elaine Hancock: Thank you.

Sam from Chennai, India

Wow. Amazing. Beautiful scene and lovely reflections.
Congratulations on the spot light. :)

19 Jul 2014 2:21am

@Sam: Thanks.

NeGaH from shiraz, Iran

very nice

19 Jul 2014 3:52am

@NeGaH: Thank you.

Linda Candilas from Cameron Park, United States

So beautiful, Congratulations on your SPOTLIGHT.:))

19 Jul 2014 4:26am

@Linda Candilas: Thank you.

PATRICK from miramas, France

Félicitations pour le spotlight

19 Jul 2014 6:33am

@PATRICK: Thanks, Patrick.

jean pierre from paris, France

bravo pour le spot!! amitiés

19 Jul 2014 7:04am

@jean pierre: Thanks.

Anna.C from LA ROCHELLE, France

Beautiful reflections and mood ! Congrats !

19 Jul 2014 7:06am

@Anna.C: Thank you, Anna.

Evelyne Dubos from Le Mans, France

... and bravo for the spotlight!! :-)

19 Jul 2014 8:14am

@Evelyne Dubos: Thank you.

Ronnie 2¢ from Atlantic Shores, United Kingdom

I almost missed this in being away - more than a touch of magic here for sure. Congrats on the Spotlight !

19 Jul 2014 8:38am

@Ronnie 2¢: Thanks, Ronnie.

Ana Lúcia from Leiria, Portugal

Congrats on the well deserved spotlight!

19 Jul 2014 10:12am

@Ana Lúcia: Thank you, Ana.

Kyu from Kyoto, Japan

Congratulations on the Spotlight, Steve.

19 Jul 2014 1:54pm

@Kyu: Thanks much.

PRASHANT from Mumbai, India

Wonderful...Congratulations on the Spotlight.

19 Jul 2014 3:06pm

@PRASHANT: Thanks.

Kiki from Ambert, Auvergne, France

Wonderful landscape in the light mist, I love this double mood ! Congrats for your spotlight :)

19 Jul 2014 4:40pm

@Kiki: Thank you, Kiki.

Eric Cousineau from Sherwood Park, Canada

Congratulations on your spotlight selection Steve! ;-)

19 Jul 2014 11:24pm

@Eric Cousineau: Thanks, Eric.

Etsu from Kyoto, Japan

Congratulations on the spotlight !! Well deserved to it. Have a nice Sunday. :)

20 Jul 2014 12:54am

@Etsu: Thank you.

Mhelene from Villiers-sur-Marne, France

and congratulations !

20 Jul 2014 12:50pm

@Mhelene: Thanks, Mhelene.

Ellebasi from HOFSTADE, Belgium

Tout simplement fabuleux

20 Jul 2014 12:56pm

@Ellebasi: Thank you.

Shiva from Berwick, Canada

A superb picture, Steve ---- and congratulations ...... kindest regards as always Monika

21 Jul 2014 11:02am

@Shiva: Thank you, Monika.

Jeff from Honolulu, United States

I left a comment earlier, but wanted to come back and congratulate you on the spotlight.

21 Jul 2014 5:03pm

@Jeff: Thanks, Jeff.

Vaido from Võrumaa, Estonia

Wonderful atmosphere you have captured here, congratulations on Spotlight!

22 Jul 2014 12:40pm

@Vaido: Thanks much.

omid from mashhad, Iran

Congratulations! :)

23 Jul 2014 11:28am

@omid: Thank you.

Rebecca from Oregon, United States

Just lovely Steve. Beautiful still reflections and mood. Congratulations.

24 Jul 2014 3:45pm

@Rebecca: Thanks much.

Nima from tehran, Iran

It's amazing. What time did you take this picture ? sunrise ?

25 Jul 2014 6:20pm

@Nima: Thanks. Yes, it was early in the day.

Josep from Barcelona, Spain

Spectacular reflections, excellent combined with that low fog, reflected as well !! :)

26 Aug 2014 8:37pm