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Mississippi Burning

Posted by
Steven (Chicagoland, United States) on 6 December 2018 in Landscape & Rural and Portfolio.

View of the Mississippi River from atop a hill at Chestnut Mountain Resort in Galena, Illinois.
Bellevue, Iowa can be seen across the river.

Photo captured October 14, 2018.

NIKON D7000 1/90 second F/11.0 ISO 200 157 mm (35mm equiv.)

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Martine Girard from France

On dirait un tableau.

6 Dec 2018 5:30am

By Marie from Entre montagnes et Bretagne, France

Lovely landscape. I love the fall colors and this boat that walks on the river smoothly.

6 Dec 2018 5:39am

Pascale MD from Occitanie, France

Une ambiance entre photo et peinture que j'aime beaucoup.
Bonne journée Steven

6 Dec 2018 5:42am

Jypyä Pop from Turku, Finland

Awesome. When I saw that ship, it immediately came to mind that there is a Mississippi river in the picture. And when I saw the title, I was happy when I judged correctly.

6 Dec 2018 6:12am

jpla from St Barthélémy, France

Bel effet

6 Dec 2018 6:37am

claudine/canelle from Lorient, France

Très belle prise de vue , une immensité incroyable !

6 Dec 2018 6:47am

Francisco Romero from Leon, Spain

What a beautiful lanscape! It has a wonderful picturesque quality. Excellent work.

6 Dec 2018 8:32am

Martine Libouton from Bousval, Belgium

Magnifique ta photo les couleurs sont superbes

6 Dec 2018 8:38am

Existence Artistique from Angers, France

c'est vraiment bien recherché

6 Dec 2018 9:04am

Lougris from Toulouse, France

Un fleuve mythique, chargé d'histoire et d'histoires...superbe

6 Dec 2018 9:27am

Anne from France

Ah fantastique!

6 Dec 2018 10:13am

willy from Belgium

quelle vue immense Steven

une photo 5*


6 Dec 2018 10:45am

grouser from Ludlow, United Kingdom

an excellent title and image to go with it

6 Dec 2018 10:48am

Hiro from Kyoto, Japan

Magnificent view !!

6 Dec 2018 11:56am

Rick from Toronto, Canada

Sweeeeeet view with so much detail to take in. I love the commanding POV and the reference to a movie that I enjoyed, too.

6 Dec 2018 12:47pm

Shaun from Massachusetts, United States

A fabulous image and just the right title Steven. Excellent work. 5*

6 Dec 2018 2:14pm

Mhelene from Villiers-sur-Marne, France

Wow...A splendid painting !!

6 Dec 2018 3:06pm

Ruthiebear from Titusville, NJ, United States

Magnificent. This is like a painting in the way it is composed.

6 Dec 2018 3:08pm

Willem from Noord-Scharwoude, Netherlands

Fine treatment here.

6 Dec 2018 3:40pm

sherri from Little Rock, Arkansas, United States

it truly has the feel of a watercolor

love all the layers you've captured from what must have been a wonderful vantage point

6 Dec 2018 4:56pm

Don from Spokane, United States

A great landscape with very strong appeal. A winner.

6 Dec 2018 5:06pm

fateme@@ from Dezful, Iran

Amazing colors on the water.

6 Dec 2018 5:19pm

yo from Ile de France, France

Magnifique paysage comme recouvert d'un léger voile cramoisi...

6 Dec 2018 5:57pm

Steve Rice from Olympia, United States

A beautiful scene with the river boat and the wonderful colors.

6 Dec 2018 6:00pm

Nicou from Sion, Switzerland

Ce bateau et quel ciel quel effet et vue ces couleur sur l'eau et le bateau sueprbe
belle soirée

6 Dec 2018 6:16pm

Dutchess from Lakeside Village, Netherlands

Like a painting!!

6 Dec 2018 6:29pm

London Caller from United Kingdom

Did you get a new drone? :)
Nice toy!

6 Dec 2018 9:13pm

tataray from Charentes-Poitou, France

très belle immensité. Excellente prise.

6 Dec 2018 9:15pm

Dreams come true from Utrecht, Netherlands

This is amazing.
Great view of the river from above.
You are the creator of a winning photo.

6 Dec 2018 9:21pm

Adela Fonts from Barcelona, Spain

I like this bright and cheerful landscape!

6 Dec 2018 10:29pm

Nina from Hamburg, Germany

what a wonderful landscape, looks like a painting :))

6 Dec 2018 10:47pm

Harry from Apex, NC, United States

I love the golds reflected in the river's water

7 Dec 2018 12:14am

Elaine Hancock from Olney, United States

Absolutely beautiful! The landscape and the colors are just gorgeous! I love the color reflected on the water. 5*

7 Dec 2018 2:14am

Elizabeth Buckalew from Flagstaff, United States

This makes a beautiful painting! Kudos to you on this one for sure!

7 Dec 2018 3:20am

Denny Jump from Bellevue, WA, United States

I Love the colors in this one...Great view, too ;-)

7 Dec 2018 3:48am

Ginnie from Netherlands

Wow, Steven. It really does have that burning effect.

7 Dec 2018 6:36am

Tomek from PoznaƄ, Poland

It looks like a Painting. Beautiful.

7 Dec 2018 6:50am

Wayra from Roma, Italy

It seems a post-card! Well done indeed.

7 Dec 2018 7:39am

Marjolein from Westvoorne, Netherlands

Wonderful soft colors in the river-landscape

7 Dec 2018 12:16pm

Devi from Chennai, India

Lovely river here..and a very beautiful view....

7 Dec 2018 2:56pm

B. Thomas from Arlington, Texas, United States

Beautiful scene - a moment frozen in time.

7 Dec 2018 3:24pm

Remus from Portugal

It's like a renaissance painting.
Beautiful landscape.

7 Dec 2018 3:25pm

The Yum List from Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Oh my goodness, what stunning scenery! Those colours are magical.

8 Dec 2018 1:15am

yoshimiparis from France

post production work gives the effect of a painting to your photograph

8 Dec 2018 7:57am

omid from mashhad, Iran

Lovely work & colors.

8 Dec 2018 9:46am

Urspo from Phoenix, United States

Wow, this looks like a painting !

9 Dec 2018 4:36am

Mohammad/Navvab from shiraz, Iran

Wow amazing shot... Like a painting

11 Dec 2018 7:51am

Susy from Allentown, PA, United States

Beautiful colors of Nature!!!!!

30 Dec 2018 2:44am