Wormsloe, the Endless Forest of Savannah - 16,000 pixels wide!

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    My Biggest Photo Ever and Flickr can't handle it
    The TIFF of the photo below is 984 megs, and the JPG is 124 megs! It's about 16,000 pixels across and very fun to zoom in on as you go down the lane. I dropped it to 12,000 pixels so I could upload, but, I feel a little short-changed!

    You can see the Original Size below...

    I wish Flickr would offer a premium subscription where I could post huge photos. I'd gladly pay $200 a year for a premium subscription that gets me all sorts of extra features, like big photos, high quality videos like my Vimeo sub, tier 1 tech support, and all sorts of other goodies.

    Another Forest Photo, Hanging at HQ of Flickr Competitor

    The fine people at Smugmug (see my port there at stuckincustoms.smugmug.com/) have chosen my Bamboo Forest photo to hang inside their headquarters in California. They are actually building a 60" lightbox behind it. I'll see it in person in a few weeks when I go visit the crew there. I'm looking forward to it!

    Daily Photo - Wormsloe, the Endless Forest of Savannah
    My friend Scott Kublin (who made it to my Favorites page on my iPhone... he was at the bottom, but I just moved him up above the babysitter) lives in Savannah, so it was good to visit him on my little road trip. He commented that regular visitors to Stuck In Customs would probably like to see current shots while I am traveling around! So, here it is! However, this one took about 3-4 hours to edit, five cups of coffee, and several pieces of pie. Did you see my little "Buy Trey Chocolate For Energy" there in the right column? Yes, I burn through copious calories to create these things. This one almost broke my back, but I am very happy with it.

    Some of you may remember this place from Forest Gump... A lot of it was shot down in Savannah. Besides Wormsloe, I also visited some amazingly moody cemeteries, draped in mossy trees. I'll get to editing those photos another time... maybe when I get back home to Texas!

    from Trey Ratcliff at www.stuckincustoms.com

    Joshi Anand, Sienar, ssalomons, and 297 other people added this photo to their favorites.

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    1. IvanClow 52 months ago | reply

      woaaaaah great picture!

    2. alaricxyz 52 months ago | reply

      my goodness! stunning, brilliant achievement in photography! Congratulations, sir! :-D

    3. amaya_berlin 51 months ago | reply

      great work! favorit

    4. brucethomas 51 months ago | reply

      Pretty amazing. Thanks for the original size, and thanks a lot for all the tips. they have helped take my work to a whole new place.

    5. LordBYTE™ [ [ - | - ] ] 51 months ago | reply

      Awesome creations dude!!!

    6. hdrstation 50 months ago | reply

      Really-really great image and superb HDR process.. I'm admin for web www.hdrstation.com. We choose this photo for World to view. We also choose this photo for world to learn more about HDR. If you have more great photos and want to share with the world the info about HDR, kindly write to us..We only choose the best of the best. Post us your works, so world can recognize you.

    7. Gredlie 48 months ago | reply

      Very nice!

    8. light487 47 months ago | reply

      I love it.. it makes me want to walk through the gate and explore the hidden garden beyond.

    9. nancello photo 46 months ago | reply

      Gorgeous light and processing!!!

    10. ripleymb 44 months ago | reply

      The trees are just s'marvelous.

    11. dcatwell 43 months ago | reply

      Simply amazing.

    12. sorellamias 41 months ago | reply

      it's so... magic.

    13. Yousef Malallah 40 months ago | reply

      This is a masterpiece!

      . . . Seen in Art of Images (♥Add 1 - Award 3♥)

      *HAPPY HOLIDAYS*

      If you receive 5 awards, Post here
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    14. Emotioned.com 38 months ago | reply

      We are working on a monthly travel and adventure sport competition, all winning entries will be published in an online magazine. Judge panel will selected from Flickr.

      There are 3 parts of the competition, 2 parts are currently under development:

      A Flick group called : - please submit your best photo here

      A website containing information on current judges and short-listed submissions

      The actual magazine name - to be announced

      If you would like to be a judge, please contact me

      This is completely free and run by volunteers

    15. sparkverve 36 months ago | reply

      The lighting is truly inspiring.

    16. Tin-Tin Azure 23 months ago | reply

      amazing, really the only suitable word

    17. Meridith112 5 weeks ago | reply

      I was just there and out of interest looked at other photos of Wormsloe on Flickr. I bought 2 postcards while I was there shooting. I hope you know one of them is your shot. Meridith

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