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Illumination: Tree Lights at the Morton Arboretum

Posted by
Steven (Chicagoland, United States) on 6 February 2014 in Landscape & Rural and Portfolio.

Pardon my absence yesterday as it was another snow storm for Chicagoland! Where's Spring?

Photo taken at the Morton Arboretum's Illumination Festival in Lisle, Illinois on December 28, 2013.

NIKON D7000 1/6 second F/3.5 ISO 1600 27 mm (35mm equiv.)

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Ƹ̵̡Ӝ̵̨̄Ʒ Isa from Vaucluse, France

Très jolie photo ! et magnifique effet de lumière...

6 Feb 2014 7:24am

Graciel.la (Vic. Catalonia) from CAT. New European State, Poland

It's a very great shot ! I like !

6 Feb 2014 8:39am

Tede from Aubenas 07, France

Superbe et très graphique!!!

6 Feb 2014 9:02am

Stephen from Canberra, Australia

Amazing to see all the branches highlighted in vivid detail.

6 Feb 2014 9:06am

ROLAND THEYS from loverval, Belgium

Well done!

6 Feb 2014 10:46am

Mohammad/Navvab from shiraz, Iran

dont be afraid of the dark ! :))
so good frame

6 Feb 2014 11:53am

tataray from Deux-Sèvres. (Charentes-Poitou), France

Woooo... excellent effet de lumière.)

6 Feb 2014 4:06pm

Don from Spokane, United States

A beautiful capture of these lighted trees. The result of the unusual light is spectacular. Thanks for adding me to your watched list.

6 Feb 2014 4:59pm

Evelyne Dubos from Le Mans, France

Strange mood, almost frightening !

6 Feb 2014 5:37pm

Ruthiebear from Titusville, NJ, United States

I like the atmosphere - the color of the lights is lovely. We had no power yesterday for most of the day, so I know what you are saying about the weather!

6 Feb 2014 6:03pm

Mhelene from Villiers-sur-Marne, France

Very beautiful !

6 Feb 2014 6:06pm

omid from mashhad, Iran

wooow!
very nice shot
with beautiful composition & lighting!
Amazing!

6 Feb 2014 6:12pm

RBL from Oxford, United States

Beautifully lit trees, great atmosphere! We had snow on Monday, ice yesterday ... I'm ready for Spring too :)

6 Feb 2014 7:14pm

Steve Rice from Olympia, United States

An excellent shot with these ghostly purple trees.

6 Feb 2014 8:17pm

Francisco Romero from Carbajal de la Legua, Spain

Wonderful dramatic effect with the dark shadows silhouetting the bare trees. Excellent atmospheric image.

6 Feb 2014 8:54pm

LauraS from Chico, United States

Amazing shot with that purple glow.

6 Feb 2014 9:48pm

Baldwin Vandewalle from Bejuma, Venezuela

The purple light gives a wonderful atmosphere to the scene and highlights the leafless branches ... Beautiful image !!!

6 Feb 2014 10:44pm

Elaine Hancock from Rockville, United States

Gorgeous color! I love how it shows all the details of the tree. It looks like a work of art!

6 Feb 2014 11:29pm

Etsu from Kyoto, Japan

What a beautiful illumination !! Stunning colors and nice light. Wonderful night shot. Have a nice day. :)

6 Feb 2014 11:44pm

john4jack from Corvallis, Oregon, United States

great light and color

6 Feb 2014 11:47pm

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

Love the blue...

7 Feb 2014 12:20am

Michael Rawluk from Williams Lake, BC, Canada

Lovely. Quite ethereal.

7 Feb 2014 12:30am

Harry from Apex, NC, United States

Fine ghostly image.

7 Feb 2014 3:37am

Mirjam from Kyiv, Ukraine

Interesting lights

7 Feb 2014 4:25am

John Jungklaus from Chase Mills, NY, United States

wow It's beautiful !! I love it !!!

7 Feb 2014 4:50am

Diana from San Francisco, United States

Amazing, Love it.

7 Feb 2014 5:28pm

franz from Baden, Austria

this is not of this world! what a brilliant idea to illuminate the trees in this way, and what a wonderful image !!!

20 Feb 2014 10:05am