Philosopher's Tree

I had the chance to go to Hokkaido last weekend, hoping to catch some sunrise and sunset shots, but unfortunately the weather chose to be very uncooperative.  (well, weather and smog).  Still, got a few shots that were interesting, including a couple of long exposures.

As you can see from this album, I rarely shoot LE, so I'm still working out the best way to get rid of the color casting caused by the filter, which tends to make everything a very deep blue.  Still need to experiment and practice a bit more obviously..

Despite the bad weather, I still had a good time – thanks to +Jason Arney , +Agustin Rafael Reyes , +Aaron Tang , +Nithin Selva , and +Kanna Nishimura for the pleasure of their company!

#hokkaido     #japan     #longexposure   #philosopherstree   ?


  • July 29, 2014 - 03:13 | Permalink

    looks rather mystical to me…I like it!

  • July 29, 2014 - 06:01 | Permalink

    Thanks +Peggy M 🙂

  • July 29, 2014 - 23:38 | Permalink

    Looks like you got a real keeper with this shot…..nicely done….

  • July 30, 2014 - 01:36 | Permalink

    Thanks +michael prater !  

  • August 1, 2014 - 12:54 | Permalink

    oooh this PINK FLOYD tree
    i hope this is not a computerized;)
    art -work and tree is remove
    from another place:)©

  • August 2, 2014 - 04:59 | Permalink

    Definitely not anita!  It's just a long exposure, taken at around 4AM in the morning, hence the cloud streams and coloring 🙂

  • August 15, 2014 - 15:15 | Permalink

    as ex legend bbc radio 1 chris moyles
    said so do i:SORRY JEFF IT WAS ONLY
    NOTICE!! you know nowdays
    in modern age happens computerized
    pictures with bluring background .
    my first idea in my mind:
    it looks so extraordnary it must
    be picture maker like picasa 3
    or something higher in it.
    i dont mean it for real .my
    big APOLOGIZE(without timbaland
    of course) i only asking..
    i hope you understand it)
    🙂 have a picturesque day:)

  • September 5, 2015 - 12:53 | Permalink

    Awesome work

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