Luckiamute Falls

Falls City, Oregon.

  • Ian Sane 5y

    Gary Randall – Thanks, Gary. Having that come from you is a great compliment. I almost didn’t take any pictures after I arrived here because of all of the harsh shadowing. I was so caught-up in the fact that it was a beautiful day not once as I was driving to this place did it occur to me it was not a good day for shooting waterfalls. But I rolled the dice anyway and after I uploaded my pictures onto my computer they didn’t look half bad. So here’s the first one. Glad you liked it.

    ♡Lynn♡ – Lynn, you are so nice. I don’t know if I proved anyone wrong on this. Once I arrived and saw all of those shadows I was so angry with myself for even making the long trip because I knew better concerning the sunlight and the whole shadowing issue. But as I told Gary the beautiful weather gave me temporary insanity, I guess. Thanks for commenting.

    ⓀⓘⓂ {away until summer} - If “Luckiamute Falls” (pronounced Luck-ee-mute) made you giggle the name of the river is “Little Luckiamute”. Almost sounds like I need to be-a-pickin’ ma banjo.

    Marcellina. – Thank you, Marcellina. I wish I were making ANY money from my photos. Wouldn’t that be nice!! But HEY! I did receive a nice fortune from a fortune cookie last week. It said I was “up for promotion”. I guess we’ll see. =)
  • Hermione Black 5y

    wow!
    that's magic!
    wooow!
  • dusk013 5y

    The water looks absolutely beautiful,
    Very relaxing atmosphere!
  • hemant dangare 5y

    wow!! very beautiful capture!
  • Blanchi.© Off..!!! 5y

    Una maravilla de cascada....;-)
  • Blanchi.© Off..!!! 5y

    Hi, I'm an admin for a group called Élite Outstanding Artistic photos WITH INVIT. P1/C2 SWEEPER ON, and we'd love to have this added to the group!
  • Fernando Oliveira 5y

    A stunning image !
  • Fabiela 5y

    Wow! Super smooth silky water :)
    great shot Kurt!
  • c-h-l (chapter closed, goodbye!) 5y

    wonderful scenery and a excellent exposure! the water looks amazing!
  • Daniela Duncan 5y

    Can you believe I just faved a long exposure waterfall picture? Because I love the POV, the natural light and colors, the mood - and because you're one of the intrepid photographers in my book :)

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    Seen on your photo stream. ( ?² )
  • Marjon Kruik 5y

    The water is amazing!
  • Diane 5y

    I'm definitely going to get my tripod to a rapids (whenever they thaw out) and try this. This is really great. The water coming off those rocks looks like a wedding veil. Really nice, Kurt!
  • Dale 5y

    Beautiful
  • Jonathan C. Tomas 5y

    Excellent!!!
  • Photoelectrique 5y

    Looks like the ideal place for hot summer days.
    It`s nice how the sun shines on the trees.
    You perfectly captured this forest atmosphere!
  • chhayapath :-) 5y

    great exposure......love it!
  • Ron Miller 4y

    Easily the best picture I've ever seen of this falls. Great job.
  • Marian Nastase 4y

    Great exposure and I love the colors!!
  • dai18 4y

  • Cindy Shen 4y

    Beautiful! Great shot!
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Taken on February 21, 2010
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