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Grove of Sequoias

Posted by
Steven (Chicagoland, United States) on 28 January 2013 in Landscape & Rural and Portfolio.

A grove of sequoias spotted in Muir Woods in California. Below this grove of sequoias was a bronze plaque which read:

Here in this grove of enduring redwoods,
preserved for posterity, members of the United Nations
Conference on International Organization met on May 19, 1945
to honor the memory of Franklin Delano Roosevelt,
thirty-first President of the United States,
chief architect of the United Nations
and apostle of lasting peace for all mankind.

Photo captured August 19, 2012.

NIKON D7000 1/125 second F/3.5 ISO 320 18 mm

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Othersideblue from Kerman, Iran

Such a wonderful place to meet. Gorgeous capture!

28 Jan 2013 6:37am

Shaahin Bahremand from Tehran, Iran

dreamy shot
well done

28 Jan 2013 7:00am

Curly from South Shields, United Kingdom

They just go up and up and up!

28 Jan 2013 8:18am

Laurette from Johannesburg - Fourways, South Africa

A beautiful capture of these wonderful trees. Magical light in this shot !

28 Jan 2013 10:49am

Jason Politte from Conway, AR, United States

Beautiful light and starburst through the trees.

28 Jan 2013 12:04pm

Rick from Toronto, Canada

Fantastic shot, Steven. Human scale, awesome tree towers, and a sweet solar finish up high !

28 Jan 2013 1:20pm

franz from Baden, Austria

smashing compo and presentation, and a suitable tribute to FDR !!!

28 Jan 2013 5:07pm

Ruthiebear from Titusville, NJ, United States

Muir WOods is such a beautiful place. I love this pov and the way you captured the rays of light.

28 Jan 2013 6:58pm

Alun from cheshire, United Kingdom

They are really so big

28 Jan 2013 7:34pm

Mohammad/N from Shiraz, Iran

what a dreaming Steven
so great my guy

28 Jan 2013 8:30pm

Elaine Hancock from Rockville, United States

Gorgeous! The sun through the trees is beautiful. Wonderful image!

28 Jan 2013 11:15pm

Harry from Apex, NC, United States

I like the star-burst light source, and your point-of-view does well to illustrate the size.

28 Jan 2013 11:19pm

Baldwin Vandewalle from Bejuma, Venezuela

Stunning shot of this fascinating place !!! Those trees are really impressive ...

28 Jan 2013 11:39pm

john4jack from Corvallis, Oregon, United States

fine sunburst. i used to live right near there (san rafael).

29 Jan 2013 4:06am

Francisco Romero from Carbajal de la Legua, Spain

Superb compo! Great framing!!

29 Jan 2013 4:46pm

Steve Rice from Olympia, United States

Fantastic place and capture.

31 Jan 2013 12:18am

Phil Morris from Saskatoon, Toronto, Canada

Beautiful and love the detail shown here so well.

1 Feb 2013 4:17am

Judy aka L@dybug from Brooksville, FL, United States


3 Feb 2013 6:14am