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This is Oregon

I call this, "This is Oregon" because it represents so much of Oregon's forests so well. From northern Oregon to Southern Oregon. A lot of it is ...
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I call this, "This is Oregon" because it represents so much of Oregon's forests so well. From northern Oregon to Southern Oregon. A lot of it is very similar and I saw it fit that the tallest peak in the State, looking up from one of it's countless root systems overlooking a lake full of snow melt was fitting.

I hope this photo does Oregon some justice.
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Contest Finalist in Monochrome Masters Project
Community Choice Award
People's Choice in Compositions 101 Photo Contest vol6
Contest Finalist in Compositions 101 Photo Contest vol6
Contest Finalist in Image Of The Month Photo Contest Vol 33
Contest Finalist in Black And White Landscapes Photo Contest
Contest Finalist in Depth In Nature Photo Contest
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photographyawards2019Top 10 rank week 2
Terrains And Textures Photo ContestTop 10 rank week 1
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Inspiring Landscapes Photo ContestTop 10 rank
Change Of Seasons Photo ContestTop 10 rank
Change Of Seasons Photo ContestTop 10 rank week 1
Monochrome Masters ProjectTop 10 rank
Monochrome Masters ProjectTop 10 rank week 1
Celebrating Earth Day Photo Contest 2019Top 10 rank
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The Wonders of the World Photo ContestTop 10 rank
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ViewBug Photography Awards 2018Top 10 rank
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ViewBug Photography Awards 2018Top 10 rank week 1
Compositions 101 Photo Contest vol6Top 10 rank
World Photography Day Photo Contest 2018Top 10 rank
World Photography Day Photo Contest 2018Top 10 rank week 2
World Photography Day Photo Contest 2018Top 10 rank week 1
Spectacular Lakes Photo ContestTop 20 rank
Spectacular Lakes Photo ContestTop 10 rank week 1
Unique Locations Photo ContestTop 10 rank
Image Of The Month Photo Contest Vol 33Top 10 rank
Image Of The Month Photo Contest Vol 33Top 10 rank week 2
Image Of The Month Photo Contest Vol 33Top 10 rank week 1
Black And White Landscapes Photo ContestTop 10 rank
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51 Comments | Report
texaaronpueschel Platinum
 
texaaronpueschel June 07, 2018
Great framing in mono.
Smi77y PRO
Smi77y June 28, 2018
Appreciate it!
BBBimagemediastudios
 
BBBimagemediastudios June 13, 2018
Mono stunning capture
robsy1965 PRO
 
robsy1965 June 14, 2018
There is so much texture and depth and visual interest in this one photo! It's really amazing how sharp and stunning all the detail is. Great, great job! Congrats on winning contest finalist in Depth in Nature!!!! Wow!
Smi77y PRO
Smi77y June 28, 2018
You're very kind, thank you so much for taking the time to write that and view my photo!
Alfredo_Jose
 
Alfredo_Jose June 16, 2018
Excellent work!
Nostroboy PRO+
 
Nostroboy June 17, 2018
Awesome comp !
Pete_Rowbottom
 
Pete_Rowbottom June 17, 2018
That's ace, love it
donaldgbrown PRO
 
donaldgbrown June 17, 2018
amazing image … congrates
Smi77y PRO
Smi77y June 28, 2018
Thank you so much :-)
debbiestott
 
debbiestott June 20, 2018
Stunning composition and textures, wow!
Smi77y PRO
Smi77y June 28, 2018
Thanks for taking the time to say so!
marcusgoetz Premium
 
marcusgoetz June 20, 2018
This is an amazing shot!!
elcrew
 
elcrew June 21, 2018
amazing, i love the detail and layers.
francisdeary
 
francisdeary June 30, 2018
Great stuff - reminds me of Ansel Adams work.
Smi77y PRO
Smi77y October 20, 2018
Definitely an inspiration of mine! A big one. Super kind comment, thank you!
luellawalters
 
luellawalters July 01, 2018
Join the conversation. Add a comment or even better, a critique. Let's get better together!
luellawalters
 
luellawalters July 01, 2018
THIS PHOTOGRAPH STOPPED ME IN MY TRACKS!!! WONDERFUL!!!
Smi77y PRO
Smi77y July 01, 2018
Wow! Thank you for the very kind comment, means a lot!
speterson6
 
speterson6 July 01, 2018
Amazing B&W landscape. The light, composition, and detail is beautiful. Really like this one.
Smi77y PRO
Smi77y July 01, 2018
Thank you so much for taking the time to say so. :-)
p_eileenbaltz Platinum
 
p_eileenbaltz July 03, 2018
Beautiful work!
WolfEyesPhotography
 
WolfEyesPhotography July 04, 2018
Incredible black and white image! Beautiful!
Smi77y PRO
Smi77y July 05, 2018
Thank you so very much!!!
Caustin17
 
Caustin17 July 04, 2018
Beautiful, the roots almost look like lava flow.
Smi77y PRO
Smi77y July 05, 2018
That’s funny, someone else just said that recently to me. Thank you!
2201_0301
 
2201_0301 July 04, 2018
Mt hood??
Smi77y PRO
Smi77y July 05, 2018
It is!
derricksniderimagery
 
derricksniderimagery July 11, 2018
Killer!!
ScenebytheRoad
 
ScenebytheRoad July 13, 2018
This is an amazing shot that so works in B&W
InsideMyCreativeBrain
 
InsideMyCreativeBrain October 20, 2018
👏👏👏👏👏👏
price-moore_photography
 
price-moore_photography October 21, 2018
Fantastic details!
simonparry
 
simonparry October 21, 2018
Outstanding shot..
sweetpea72
 
sweetpea72 October 21, 2018
Simply stunning 😍
Threedragonsart
 
Threedragonsart October 21, 2018
Simply Stunning , What a Gifted Eye You Have.
alexisbirch
 
alexisbirch October 23, 2018
breath taking
ianneesham
 
ianneesham October 25, 2018
Absolutely stunning work, in concept and execution. Brilliant depth, tone and texture. Just all round awesome really.....
Canadianeh
 
Canadianeh October 25, 2018
Incredible textures and lines. Love the black and white for this image! Well Done :)
JoSav
 
JoSav October 25, 2018
Really makes the image come to life - I can see a face hidden in the image. ;)
Smi77y PRO
Smi77y December 19, 2018
Now I'm trying to find it and I've stared at my own image for way too many hours since I produced it.
TammyN
 
TammyN October 29, 2018
This is fantastic!! Well done!!
petersamu Platinum
 
petersamu November 01, 2018
Perfection.
claumeeruddy PRO+
 
claumeeruddy December 02, 2018
Awsome! you are a perfectionist! thank you for sharing!
Smi77y PRO
Smi77y December 19, 2018
Perhaps to a fault! But thank you so much :-)
Alfagold
 
Alfagold December 13, 2018
Beautiful tonality, texture and the depth of field is stunning! Your composition with the framing is eye catching, I love wandering around this image.
Smi77y PRO
 
Smi77y December 19, 2018
Apologies to all the folks I didn't directly reply to, but thank you all SOOOO much for all the incredibly kind comments and follows and everything. It's humbling and means a lot!
mypStudio7 Platinum
 
mypStudio7 January 08, 2019
Wonderful shot! You've captured Oregons essence.
harmeetsingh
 
harmeetsingh March 22, 2019
excellent
Stevemchale
 
Stevemchale June 26, 2019
Wonderful image. I love everything about it. Congrats on being a finalist.
luciegagnon
 
luciegagnon June 26, 2019
Superb image and brilliant composition.
jguy
 
jguy July 25, 2019
Great composition! Your eye is naturally drawn to the mountain.
danielPoxson Ultimate
 
danielPoxson September 10, 2019
a model and body paint would look great at that location
danielPoxson Ultimate
 
danielPoxson September 10, 2019
love your photo
lisasongercline
 
lisasongercline December 27, 2019
Love the texture
MrFiveK
 
MrFiveK June 05, 2020
Crazy Stupid GREAT photo!
hollywoodleon
 
hollywoodleon July 21, 2020
Wow
wendyberglund
 
wendyberglund August 07, 2020
Magnificent! Mt Hood?
Love it.
christie-firecatz
 
christie-firecatz August 07, 2020
Being a Portlander, this photo is beautiful and amazing!
Smi77y PRO
Smi77y January 20, 2021
Means a lot thank you!!!
stephaniemoore_2715
 
stephaniemoore_2715 March 06, 2021
I love the way the tree on the left. Looks as though it has a person whose legs are intertwined with tje roots of the tree to the right. Absolutely gorgeous
remgaar
 
remgaar April 20, 2021
Just Pure#Epic#
Creule Platinum
 
Creule April 26, 2021
What a beautiful frame for Mt Hood.
barrykenworthy Platinum
 
barrykenworthy April 30, 2021
stunning
maryphippsseward PRO+
 
maryphippsseward May 17, 2021
Magnificent!
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