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Lover's Leap Overlook

Posted by
Steven (Chicagoland, United States) on 26 October 2011 in Landscape & Rural and Portfolio.

View of park patrons at the Lover's Leap Overlook from our location at Starved Rock in Starved Rock State Park in Oglesby, Illinois.

Photo captured October 9, 2011.

NIKON D7000 1/125 second F/5.6 ISO 200 120 mm (35mm equiv.)

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Curly from South Shields, United Kingdom

Looks like they are about to be devoured by the forest :-)

26 Oct 2011 7:19am

Florence from Paris, France

So... green and intricated. An ideal place for romance.

26 Oct 2011 7:57am

Kala from United States

Gorgeous colors and foliage. I've not been to Starved Rock park since my childhood.

26 Oct 2011 8:01am

Sarito from Basingstoke, United Kingdom


26 Oct 2011 8:24am

klausZ from Kufstein, Austria

in the middle of the trees! great capture!

26 Oct 2011 9:52am

Laurette from Johannesburg - Fourways, South Africa

Beautiful fall colours and wonderful light.

26 Oct 2011 11:59am

Stephen from Canberra, Australia

Beautiful vantage point and I like your point of view looking across to the group of park patrons.

26 Oct 2011 12:04pm

Jason Politte from Conway, AR, United States

Wow, what a great overlook shot - the park did well to perserve the area around the overlook. Excellent Steven!

26 Oct 2011 1:28pm

Shaahin Bahremand from Tehran, Iran

nice view
well done

26 Oct 2011 2:10pm

Rick from Toronto, Canada

Nestled in the beauty of Autumn; a very fine shot.

26 Oct 2011 2:27pm

Ralph Jones from Detroit, United States

Nice point of view.

26 Oct 2011 2:51pm

Roman from Thiersee, Austria

they don't see the wood for the trees ;-)
stunning shot!

26 Oct 2011 4:32pm

Mhelene from Paris, France

A superb composition and great colors !

26 Oct 2011 4:51pm

Denny Jump Photo from Easton, PA, United States

I agree with Curly - looks like they are engulfed in the forest ;-) .... beautiful!

26 Oct 2011 4:58pm

Tamara from Aarschot, Belgium

What a beautiful location... Especially with the beautiful autumn colors ! Have a lovely day :)

26 Oct 2011 5:57pm

Steve Rice from Olympia, United States

Cool shot of all the lovers over there. ;-) Some nice colors are beginning to show.

26 Oct 2011 6:26pm

Othersideblue from Kerman, Iran

such a wonderful spot on earth .. the trees so overpowering, fabulous shot

26 Oct 2011 8:20pm

franz from Baden, Austria

looks cool ... people way up in the crowns of the trees ... ;-))

26 Oct 2011 8:42pm

Ted from South Wales, United Kingdom

initially I thought it was the Blue man Group hanging out?):-

26 Oct 2011 9:12pm

Elaine Hancock from Rockville, United States

Beautiful. It looks like they are way up in the trees.

27 Oct 2011 12:31am

peter.K from blue mountains, Australia

looks like an amazing place...

27 Oct 2011 1:47am

Truels from Denmark

Amazing image! What a beautiful place to stand - and where they must have a nice view from there!

27 Oct 2011 5:42pm