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Stone-pine


Stone-pine
Photo Information
Copyright: philippe hornus (amanengone) Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 188 W: 54 N: 412] (2113)
Genre: Plants
Medium: Color
Date Taken: 2004-08-15
Categories: Trees
Camera: Fuji Finepix S602 Zoom
Exposure: f/2.8, 1/250 seconds
Photo Version: Original Version
Date Submitted: 2009-11-02 15:46
Viewed: 2886
Points: 8
[Note Guidelines] Photographer's Note [French]
The tree

Pinus pinea, Linneae - 1753.

Among many distinctive criteria , the aspect of the bark of this tall tree catches the eye.

Gray or gray-brown in young subjects, it turns orange-brown or pinkish gray with time.

The bark of the lower trunk reveals deep grooves, forming a rhytidome black and cracked.

As shown in the photograph, the coating of the trunk is composed of very thick laminated plates: it is a scaly rhytidome relatively characteristic.

Needless to say, these plates are a den of choice for many insects that are hiding in the many crevices.

The picture

Photograph taken around midday during a sunny morning, in the woods, in August. The FinePix S602 has been setup in priority mode to the aperture. With a sensitivity equivalent to ISO-200 and an f/2.8 aperture, speed was 1 / 250 th. The choice of opening has been dictated by the low light in the undergrowth, despite the time of the year.

Post treatment to improve the gamma of the picture and to correct the sharpness. (olympus studio + corel photopaint)

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Cher Philippe!

Maintenant que tu connais un peu ma façon de photographier, je pense que tu comprends que j'aime beaucoup cette image. Elle me plaît pour la simplicité des lignes, son côté abstrait et ses magnifiques couleurs. En plus, ton texte est intéressant à lire.

Amitiés

Markus

hello Philippe
with a careful and artistic glance we can isolate inexperienced scenes small details that the nature gives us generously, very beautiful embossed very fine output as photo!
TFS thanks for sharing
Nasos

Bonjour Philippe,
Una presa excelent de l'escorça d'aquest pi pinyer, molt carcaterística un bon enfocament artístic.

Bonjour Philippe
j'aime bien ce genre de photos qui nous montrent les détails de la nature de très près, image très artistique
les détails et la lumière sont excellents
Passe une bonne nuit
Jacqueline

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