Autumn at Stourhead (Explore #1)

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The last from my trip to Stourhead. This is a bit more of a typical composition for this location, but the colour and light was excellent. The sun placement created such great colour contrasts and whilst its not quite as colourful as it has been on previous years, there is enough to show off this year's Autumnal colour.

Am off to Bath later to catch the 'We Love Bath' exhibition where one of my photos features. Have been invited to the private viewing (all very exciting). Details can be found here if you have not seen already.

Have a great week everyone! :-)

@DeeInna, CoolMcFlash, Tobymutz, and 389 other people added this photo to their favorites.

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  1. SolsticeSol 17 months ago | reply

    Wow, this is just amazing and so beautiful Martin!
    That gorgeous reflection is perfection! :)
    Very nicely composed beauty..

  2. Gizzy1p 17 months ago | reply

    Stunning autumn colours and wonderful reflections.

  3. gimmeocean 17 months ago | reply

    This is beyond worthy of Explore #1 Martin. Amazing work. Huge instant fave. One of hundreds and deservedly so!

  4. Edith Hoffman 17 months ago | reply

    Beautiful colors, light and reflection Martin!
    Have a great Sunday and new week ahead my friend :-)

  5. Daniele Arnesano 17 months ago | reply

    luce,colori,il leggero tremolio del riflesso...favolosa!

  6. Mark Littlejohn 17 months ago | reply

    Cracking patches of colour and light.

  7. Christophe Delas 17 months ago | reply

    Excellent reflection

  8. StephenCairns 17 months ago | reply

    You know, I was talking to a friend of mine who prints and participates in photography contests and exhibits. He shared an interesting story with me about lurking in the gallery while viewers took in the works. His BWs, while obviously of high quality, garnered little attention. Everyone seems to go for the colours. I wonder if you have a similar experience.

    This is an autumn wonder. The lighting is surreal and the colours super saturated. Reminds me of my fuji velvia days. Striking image Martin.

  9. martinturner 17 months ago | reply

    I think the more time you spend as a photographer the more your eye matures. I think I am finally starting to understand black and white a bit more, especially after being exposed to some of the best examples, including your own work. Your application of black and white at night is exceptional. It has really inspired me to look deeper into the use of black and white within my own work. You are right though, most typically favour my colour work. Thank you also for your considered comments on my stream Stephen.

  10. discolegend 17 months ago | reply

    Only just got round to seeing this. Beautiful work - instant fave.

  11. Best of Rob 17 months ago | reply

    Now this is really lovely. Kudos.

  12. dog ma 17 months ago | reply

    That is sooooooooooooo beautiful Martin! Congrats on #1... I've only made it to #3.

  13. Just a Click {♥ fotografie ♥} 16 months ago | reply

    beautiful colors and I like how the shot transmit serenity and inner calm

  14. Mathew Roberts (on a break until Mid/Late May) 16 months ago | reply

    Nice capture of a great place. Always love coming here in the autumn.

  15. Sedgie1979 16 months ago | reply

    Beautifully peaceful shot with wonderful colours on the trees.

  16. La_mirada 15 months ago | reply

    Very beautiful reflection! Congratulations!!!

  17. andre1949 15 months ago | reply

    Wow....fantastic shot and beautiful colours.

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