March 1, 2016: Symmetry

While I was photographing the bridge in the nearby pond a few days ago, my eyes kept being drawn, compelled even, to an old snag a short distance from the end of the bridge. I didn’t have a long enough lens that day so I went back yesterday afternoon with a longer lens to capture what I saw in my mind’s eye.  Again, there had to be that perfect combination of water level and light to do the snag justice.  The water level was critical for if it was lower even by a little, then the “island” the snag rested up would begin to emerge which would impact the symmetry.  As for the lighting, I was really hoping for that particular  flat light to give it balance.

Mother Nature didn’t disappoint me.  The rain continued (February’s total was 6.61″ as of this morning) and, as it was overcast yesterday afternoon, I had the light I was hoping for.

Symmetry (Nikon Df)

Symmetry

Symmetry

 

 

 

Advertisements
This entry was posted in The Daily Photo, The Journey and tagged , , . Bookmark the permalink.

One Response to March 1, 2016: Symmetry

  1. Ooooh, you de-colorized it after all? Boo Hiss!

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s