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November 6

Wooden Ghosts

This section of the Cleveland National Forest burned during the Cedar Fire which lasted from October 23 to November 3, 2003.
The fire burned 280,278 acres (1,134.2 km2), 2,820 buildings, (including 2,232 homes) and killed 15 people.

Nikon D700 ,Nikkor AF-S 24-70mm f/2.8G ED
1/250s f/8.0 at 24.0mm iso400 (with circular polarizing filter) full exif

other sizes: small medium original auto
meekam tam08-Nov-2012 14:51
Fabulous composition and colors! V
Marcia Colelli07-Nov-2012 14:51
Wonderful capture of these ghostly and skeletal trees. V
Jim Coffman07-Nov-2012 13:34
A very dramatic image! Well done,Walter..
pkocinski07-Nov-2012 13:04
Very fitting title for this capture.
CM Kwan07-Nov-2012 12:28
Beautiful colours and contrast, Walter! V
LynnH07-Nov-2012 12:20
Skeleton trees... stark, bare bones against a blue, blue sky. Terrific! V
rousselziak07-Nov-2012 11:37
Superb ! -V-
Fong Lam07-Nov-2012 11:31
Quite a haunting scene left by the fire....excellent capture with great clarity....V
joseantonio07-Nov-2012 09:57
Great light and colors.V
Tom LeRoy07-Nov-2012 09:51
So sad to hear about that fire. Great title and shot with excellent color and detail under this strong sun. V
Helen Betts07-Nov-2012 08:45
A sad testimony to the fire, but a beautiful capture with striking contrast. V.
Patrick F07-Nov-2012 08:26
Outstanding creature made by that horrible fire!!!!! V+++++++
John Reynolds LRPS07-Nov-2012 06:18
Bleak but interesting scene. V.
Gerard Koehl07-Nov-2012 06:05
Superbe. V
fotabug07-Nov-2012 04:37
What a pretty scene!
Carl Carbone07-Nov-2012 04:35
Great title and of course, shot! I like the sense of motion from left to right, as if the 'ghosts' were travelling down the hill.
carol j. phipps07-Nov-2012 04:18
Outstanding color contrasts.
Guest 07-Nov-2012 03:47
A very impactful photo and beauty in the sadness. Well shot.
globalgadabout07-Nov-2012 03:37
spectral skeletons...there is a sense of agony here too..
Guest 07-Nov-2012 02:43
Very lovely work. V.
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