stormy skies . . .

Posted by
DULCIE (Danville, CA, United States) on 19 October 2011 in Landscape & Rural.

My recent 18-hour round trip to Oregon was an adventure in pressing myself to the car window taking shots with my iPhone. It passed the time and made me a happy traveler. It was much more entertaining than trailing toilet paper out the window as my sister and I did when we were children. I know, we were BAD. There was a different mentality then about littering and ecology and living 'green.' ;-) So, nowadays, there's no toilet paper littering the roadway, but hundreds of digital shots clogging up my computer. Whooppee !!

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sunstonemaria from California, United States

fantastic green light, fantastic sky and the landscape .. great image Dulcie!

19 Oct 2011 5:44am

rem_la from Villiers, France

un joli traitement des couleurs !

19 Oct 2011 5:57am

Nazzareno from Rome, Italy

Beautiful colors! What an incredible processing....

19 Oct 2011 6:11am

CElliottUK from Reading, United Kingdom

I guess that's progress!

19 Oct 2011 7:09am

Stephen from Canberra, Australia

Great story and love the travelling mood you capture with this image!

19 Oct 2011 8:20am

Chantal from Netherlands

Nice dark edging

19 Oct 2011 8:30am

Frida from Sweden

Love the vignette that give this a bit of a mysterious mood.

19 Oct 2011 8:41am

Anina Botes from Auckland, New Zealand

Your caption is so funny! Seems like you were a naughtty youngster :)
Lovely color tones

19 Oct 2011 9:12am

Anita from West Nottingham, Pennsylvania, United States

I like the strong colors of this image. Thanks for sharing about taking photos from the car--something I've not done. It might make travelling more enjoyable for me.

19 Oct 2011 9:20am

Mhelene from Paris, France

Wow ...Superb !

19 Oct 2011 9:54am

Victoria from Sweden

Wow, very nice photo!

19 Oct 2011 10:00am

Lougris from Toulouse, France

quelle ambiance surrealiste !! parfaite teinte !!:)

19 Oct 2011 10:33am

Eric Cousineau from Sherwood Park, Canada

ROFL....you must have been a beautiful baby..... Love the processing in this shot Dulcie! ;-)

19 Oct 2011 12:21pm

Phil David Morris 2011 from Saskatoon, New York, Canada

Simply stunning to see this beauty in the scene with these blue and green
tones that normally don't work half this well !! Simply beautiful space.

19 Oct 2011 12:22pm

Denny Jump Photo from Easton, PA, United States

This is an awesome image, Dulcie - I agree with Eric, the processing you did is great! So where did you go in Oregon??

19 Oct 2011 1:36pm

Riccardo from Rome, Italy

Dulcie fantastic!

19 Oct 2011 2:10pm

Florence from Paris, France

Great shot, I love these shots, very instinctive in a way ! I feel like beeing on the road myself !

19 Oct 2011 2:38pm

Tede from Aubenas 07, France

Fantastic processing, the result is superb. Nice day.

19 Oct 2011 3:34pm

yiannis krikis from thessaloniki, Greece

I like the colors, the sky and the vignette

19 Oct 2011 4:13pm

franz from Baden, Austria

great! love the grainy effect again, and the strong contrasts! (you did well to concentrate on the camera and not on the toilet paper ... ;-))

19 Oct 2011 4:17pm

❀ Yvonne Simons ❀ from Tilburg, Netherlands

I love it, i love it, l lov it!! The colors ara amazing!!!

19 Oct 2011 4:21pm

Heinz from Hamm, Germany

Gefällt mir sehr gut das Foto.

19 Oct 2011 5:03pm

Ralph Jones from Detroit, United States

Amazing the quality of iphone photos.

19 Oct 2011 5:55pm

Curly from South Shields, United Kingdom

Fabulous, fabulous, fabulous!
So darned good.

19 Oct 2011 6:41pm

clodagh smith from Sacramento, United States

this really captures the sense of travel. I love taking photos from the car with my droid and my ” real” camera

19 Oct 2011 6:53pm

J.R. from Ginowan, Japan

Some of my best inspiration comes while I drive, but sadly sometimes there's no place to park and get the shot I want, I'm never the passenger it seems always the driver.

19 Oct 2011 8:51pm

Nigel from Avening, United Kingdom

Nice........

19 Oct 2011 9:33pm

Marleen from Doesburg, Netherlands

and all of a sudden the witch on the broom appears.....;)) Spooky atmosphere- great work!

19 Oct 2011 10:27pm

Elaine Hancock from Rockville, United States

I love the colors and the clouds! And no toilet paper! Great shot!

19 Oct 2011 10:28pm

Adela Fonts from Barcelona, Spain

In Oregon, my eldest son was studying about two years ... a beautiful picture ... Much more interesting than I have at home ... Stunning light and color A hug, Adela

19 Oct 2011 11:06pm

Magda from Vancouver, Canada

wonderful! I like the post processing too

20 Oct 2011 12:03am

Bettina from Los Angeles, United States

Fabulous! That's the John S lens, isn't it. I love the depth of color and vignette.

20 Oct 2011 4:37am

Phil from Sausset les Pins, France

Nice green mood ! Lovely processing , Phil

20 Oct 2011 5:54am

jpla from St Barthélémy d, France

Superbe atmosphère ! Je te souhaite une agréable journée
JP

20 Oct 2011 8:13am

Sarito from Basingstoke, United Kingdom

Lovely colour tones.. beautiful shot.

20 Oct 2011 9:13am

vaFA from tehran, Iran

Beautiful sky!dreamy.nice colours.well done.

20 Oct 2011 9:50am

Morris Taub (momo) from Montpellier, France

sweet mystery and mood, and i just love the hipstamatic stuff...damn, one day i'm gonna have to own an iphone...nice work...

20 Oct 2011 10:28am

Sarah from Tehran, Iran

impressive sky!!!
Great
:) Like!

20 Oct 2011 11:12am

PRASHANT from Mumbai, India

Beautiful...great colors.

20 Oct 2011 12:33pm

Nina from Hamburg, Germany

great color effect, interesting cloud formations... really a fantastic capture!

20 Oct 2011 1:03pm

ordinaryimages from Kentucky Bluegrass, United States

You've found your calling with that iPhone [pun intended] You could put an iStreamer on it and hang out the window...pretend you're ten years younger. best…jf

20 Oct 2011 10:47pm

Steve Rice from Olympia, United States

A rather dramatic sky in this pretty shot. I really enjoy your iPhone photos.

20 Oct 2011 10:50pm

Saeid from Amol, Iran

I love de theme .. just an adorable catch ..
Well done

27 Oct 2011 5:04pm