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© Leanna Lomanski
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Photo Info
UploadedApril 20, 2008
TakenApril 19, 2008
ModelCanon PowerShot A710 IS
Exposure1/1250 sec at f/5
FlashNo Flash
Focal Length13.159 mm
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Photo license: © All rights reserved

106 responses

  • Mark Gilliland

    Mark Gilliland gave props (19 Apr 2008):

    Absolutely beautiful!

  • Mitra

    Mitra said (19 Apr 2008):

    I have usually seen such shots in b/w. Keeping the color actually makes this different

  • Pablo Cabrera

    Pablo Cabrera gave props (19 Apr 2008):


  • Chris Whitney

    Chris Whitney said (19 Apr 2008):

    Great title Leanna. I like the composition with the dominant trees up close and the weather creating a fading of the trees in the background.

  • Andrew Lorimer

    Andrew Lorimer (Deleted) gave props (19 Apr 2008):

    Amazing Capture !!! :)

  • Audrey Kanekoa-Madrid

    Audrey Kanekoa-Madrid (Deleted) gave props (19 Apr 2008):

    Fantastic......I love this!!

  • JoAnn Jurgens

    JoAnn Jurgens gave props (19 Apr 2008):

    very cool - this is like a painting - good job!!

  • adniloj

    adniloj gave props (20 Apr 2008):

    great one: good layering, like the color & fade--well done Leanna

  • Leanna Lomanski

    Leanna Lomanski said (20 Apr 2008):

    Thanks everyone -- one good thing from this neverending snow!!

  • Warren ~Mangione~

    Warren ~Mangione~ gave props (20 Apr 2008):

    Marvelous! I see you are doing a little editing yourself. LOL How did you do that effect? Great compositon.

  • Charles Crawford

    Charles Crawford gave props (20 Apr 2008):

    Beautiful shot.

  • Nancy Charter Kechnie Goatbe

    Nancy Charter Kechnie Goatbe said (21 Apr 2008):

    Oh I love this.. makes me extra glad Springs here.. but a good snow fall makes for some pretty pictures...This has a lot of depth, and beauty in its simplicity.

  • Patrick Marella

    Patrick Marella gave props (21 Apr 2008):

    Awesome !

  • Steve Hogle

    Steve Hogle gave props (21 Apr 2008):

    Love it!

  • Jonathan Davis

    Jonathan Davis gave props (22 Apr 2008):

    Fantastic image! Wow!

  • Michele Hancock

    Michele Hancock said (24 Apr 2008):

    All I can say is...Wow! I love it!!!!

  • James Walsh

    James Walsh said (5 May 2008):

    This is too nice for words unless you are Shakespeare. Just beautiful. I like the way the background trees recede and bring out the foreground. Beautiful job.

  • John Linton

    John Linton gave props (9 May 2008): zen me.

  • ! Mario Scattoloni ¡

    ! Mario Scattoloni ¡ gave props (14 May 2008):

    Ditto on all of the above comments.....Yes, this is totally ZEN.

  • Ken McElroy

    Ken McElroy gave props (15 May 2008):

    Missed this last visit. Strong image for such simplicity. Good job.

  • Sergio Hernandez

    Sergio Hernandez gave props (26 May 2008):

    Fantastic !!

  • Steve Meddle

    Steve Meddle gave props (29 May 2008):

    V nice image

  • Fanny Menard

    Fanny Menard gave props (30 May 2008):

    Cool shot!

  • Dave Amos

    Dave Amos gave props (10 Jun 2008):

    Yes, yes, yes!

  • Gail Anderson

    Gail Anderson gave props (6 Jul 2008):

    a cooling sight for me... high today 106. this is really beautiful.

  • John Edwin May

    John Edwin May gave props (25 Jul 2008):

    Stunning snow image!

  • Migdalia Saavedra

    Migdalia Saavedra gave props (4 Oct 2008):

    excellent composition.

  • Jerry Carpenter

    Jerry Carpenter gave props (4 Oct 2008):

    This is wonderful Leanna! It makes me think of Harry Callahan's b&w masterworks.

  • Lynne Dorr

    Lynne Dorr gave props (12 Oct 2008):

    love this shot!

  • Janice Mezzacappa

    Janice Mezzacappa (Deleted) gave props (14 Oct 2008):

    Piece of artwork, you rocked this shot Leanna, Bravo!!

  • Ron LaFond

    Ron LaFond said (17 Oct 2008):

    This needs to be hanging on a wall in a gallery somewhere. It is really beautiful. This is one of those one-in-a-million shots that most of us could only hope to achieve. It's a favorite. R

  • Lois Martin

    Lois Martin gave props (30 Oct 2008):

    Amazing photo!

  • Bostjan Kosir

    Bostjan Kosir gave props (10 Nov 2008):

    Superb composition! Very well seen!

  • david ong

    david ong gave props (19 Nov 2008):

    Damn! so beautiful! world class!!

  • charu ram

    charu ram said (1 Dec 2008):

    wow, what a beauty!

  • Henrik Lehnerer

    Henrik Lehnerer gave props (6 Dec 2008):

    Wonderful landscape shot! Well done!

  • Mary Ann Reilly

    Mary Ann Reilly gave props (10 Dec 2008):

    this is so zen like. beautiful and my vote.

  • Nelson Campbell

    Nelson Campbell (Deleted) gave props (10 Dec 2008):

    Well, how I missed this, I do not know...but what a gorgeous shot!! Voted zenfully...

  • Ronnie Ginnever

    Ronnie Ginnever gave props (10 Dec 2008):

    a beauty and it rocks for me.

  • Thomas KHO

    Thomas KHO gave props (11 Dec 2008):

    Excellent job! I voted for it.

  • Mark Gilliland

    Mark Gilliland gave props (12 Dec 2008):

    P.S. Certainly gets my vote!

  • Maraguetto

    Maraguetto gave props (12 Dec 2008):

    What else can I say after all these comments? Just voted.

  • John Linton

    John Linton gave props (12 Dec 2008):

    Zenfully good...and oh...Yeah! It rocks!

  • Matt.

    Matt. (Deleted) gave props (12 Dec 2008):

    Yeah It rocks!!!

  • Courtney Brown

    Courtney Brown gave props (13 Dec 2008):

    This is so beautiful.

  • Ron LaFond

    Ron LaFond said (13 Dec 2008):

    I made this a favorite a couple of months ago and when I saw it on the JPG home page for the "Zen" theme I just had to come back and vote "Yeah!" on this. I think this is probably one of the most beautiful photos I've seen on JPG and very likely one of the most beautiful photos I've ever seen, Leanna. R

  • Hector Ortiz

    Hector Ortiz gave props (14 Dec 2008):

    i love this,,, it could be a xmas card...a yeah for you

  • Lynn H

    Lynn H (Deleted) gave props (14 Dec 2008):

    Super entry!

  • lowison

    lowison gave props (15 Dec 2008):

    My vote

  • Michael Ball

    Michael Ball gave props (15 Dec 2008):

    Beautiful!! My vote!

  • Robert Carey

    Robert Carey gave props (16 Dec 2008):

    Wow. Great shot.

  • Bethany Crawford

    Bethany Crawford said (16 Dec 2008):

    Beautiful.. you got my vote. =]

  • marcel lemieux

    marcel lemieux said (16 Dec 2008): this is good...lovely shot..bravo

  • adniloj

    adniloj said (16 Dec 2008):

    Back for the a Zen + vote, fantastic!

  • Adel Almalki

    Adel Almalki gave props (16 Dec 2008):

    very nice. i love it. my vote

  • Audrey Kanekoa-Madrid

    Audrey Kanekoa-Madrid (Deleted) gave props (17 Dec 2008):

    Already a fav.....beautiful. My vote now!

  • *#!@&*June Phillips

    *#!@&*June Phillips gave props (18 Dec 2008):

    love this shot got my vote

  • Gary Fudge

    Gary Fudge (Deleted) gave props (21 Dec 2008):

    Voted +

  • Mykola Swarnyk

    Mykola Swarnyk gave props (21 Dec 2008):

    Excellent winter orchard!

  • Angela King-Jones

    Angela King-Jones said (27 Dec 2008):

    is this for sale? just lovely

  • david ong

    david ong gave props (31 Dec 2008):

    back to vote, still..WOW!!

  • Micah Mackenzie

    Micah Mackenzie gave props (1 Jan 2009):


  • Catherine Kurvink

    Catherine Kurvink gave props (1 Jan 2009):

    This is gorgeous, sorry I missed it for so long! I'm definitely voting!

  • Gebber

    Gebber gave props (4 Jan 2009):

    Beautiful shot

  • Sarah Dudley

    Sarah Dudley gave props (9 Jan 2009):

    This is lovely.

  • Vicky Abrams-Ogg

    Vicky Abrams-Ogg gave props (13 Jan 2009):

    I love winter trees, this is beautiful! I say Yeah!

  • Timothy Hoerl

    Timothy Hoerl (Deleted) gave props (14 Jan 2009):

    This is gorgeous! Beautiful composition. My vote!

  • Pat MinNYC

    Pat MinNYC gave props (14 Jan 2009):

    Perfect - yes Yes YES!

  • joanne lee

    joanne lee gave props (19 Jan 2009):


  • Mario Soto

    Mario Soto gave props (21 Jan 2009):

    definitely zen

  • Mike Marcotte

    Mike Marcotte (Deleted) gave props (23 Jan 2009):

    Great shot for the theme. Nice work.

  • Richard Seah

    Richard Seah gave props (25 Jan 2009):

    and I must vote fot this - beautiful and peaceful.

  • Ben Collins

    Ben Collins gave props (26 Jan 2009):


  • Michael Lynch

    Michael Lynch gave props (26 Jan 2009):

    Gottcha a YEAH !

  • stuart s

    stuart s gave props (26 Jan 2009):

    back to vote Yeah!

  • Rob Roy

    Rob Roy (Deleted) gave props (27 Jan 2009):

    ZENsational!! Gorgeous shot!!

  • Richard Bruns

    Richard Bruns said (29 Jan 2009):

    Starkly beautiful!

  • Yasmina Baggili

    Yasmina Baggili (Deleted) gave props (1 Feb 2009):

    it does rock! Excellent


    PINAKI SARKAR gave props (4 Feb 2009):

    nice and beautiful


    JOE FAILK gave props (7 Feb 2009):

    Extremely well done! Yes

  • Yasmina Baggili

    Yasmina Baggili (Deleted) gave props (7 Feb 2009):

    back to re-vote

  • david ong

    david ong gave props (7 Feb 2009):


  • Richard Bruns

    Richard Bruns said (14 Feb 2009):


  • Sharon Wish

    Sharon Wish gave props (17 Feb 2009):

    Simply incredible! voted.

  • Nicole DeVita

    Nicole DeVita gave props (17 Feb 2009):

    Great Shot!! Got My Vote!!

  • elfriede fulda

    elfriede fulda (Deleted) gave props (6 Mar 2009):

    HOw could I miss this vote

  • Daniela V

    Daniela V gave props (7 Mar 2009):

    very relaxed atmosphere, well done. Voted!

  • ! Mario Scattoloni ¡

    ! Mario Scattoloni ¡ gave props (13 Mar 2009):

    It all seems 2 have been said...what can one add. Zen-tast-ic.

  • adniloj

    adniloj said (14 Mar 2009):

    Back for your re-vote on this lovely

  • Camille Susak

    Camille Susak gave props (15 Mar 2009):

    Wow-amazing photo!

  • Aaron Mythen

    Aaron Mythen gave props (20 Mar 2009):

    Very cool :-))

  • ! Mario Scattoloni ¡

    ! Mario Scattoloni ¡ gave props (27 Mar 2009):


  • Konrad Ragnarsson

    Konrad Ragnarsson gave props (16 Apr 2009):

    Artwork Leanna,my vote;)))

  • Anna Migdal

    Anna Migdal gave props (17 May 2009):

    my vote too :)

  • Luc Bussieres

    Luc Bussieres (Deleted) gave props (19 May 2009):

    Such beautiful simplicity, my vote

  • Sherry Stone

    Sherry Stone gave props (1 Jun 2009):

    Oh Yeah this is ZEN!! Lovely photo. My vote!!

  • Aaron Schwartz

    Aaron Schwartz gave props (2 Jun 2009):

    Nice one! Voted.

  • Leslie Granda-Hill

    Leslie Granda-Hill gave props (3 Jun 2009):

    It rocks!

  • Maria Kappatou

    Maria Kappatou gave props (8 Jun 2009):


  • Antonio Stella

    Antonio Stella gave props (14 Jul 2009):

    Amazing! - Ciao Antonio

  • Nancy Berman

    Nancy Berman gave props (15 Sep 2009):

    This is especially good.

  • Tracy Thomas

    Tracy Thomas gave props (11 Nov 2009):

    A peaceful, balanced shot...very nice.

  • Steven Brooks

    Steven Brooks (Deleted) gave props (1 Dec 2009):


  • Nancy Berman

    Nancy Berman gave props (3 Dec 2009):

    This is beautiful.

  • Ron LaFond

    Ron LaFond gave props (22 Dec 2009):

    This is still my favorite, Leanna. But I fully understand why you would choose the photograph of your daughter as "Your Best!" I agree! R

  • Lynn Pepper

    Lynn Pepper gave props (11 Aug 2011):

    So peaceful -Love!

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