Young Willow Tree in the waters of the River Tees, Low Coniscliffe, England. Canon 550D 55-250mm EF-S Lens. Impressionistic Picture showing the flow dynamics of the river as she runs over shallows ahead of tight torn around Manfield Scar. 28-August-2011


river, water, flow, dynamics, willow, tree, motion, movement, liquid, plastic, impressionist

My vision is provided by mother nature in all her modes.

Whatever precautions you take so the photograph will look like this or that, there comes a moment when the photograph surprises you. It is the other’s gaze that wins out and decides.
Jacques Derrida

Book Recommendation: Photographic Composition, A Visual Guide: Richard D Zakia and David A. Page…..very useful as it has much to do with the mental processes, with which we use to see and visualise before the shutter is pressed.

View Full Profile


  • AnnDixon
    AnnDixonalmost 3 years ago

    EXCELLENT work,

  • Thanks Ann, I was tempted to withdraw this picture. But now I won’t it !

    – Ian Alex Blease

  • Ian Alex Blease
    Ian Alex Bleasealmost 3 years ago

    This a young willow with a tenous hold in the summer flood waters.

  • Doug Dawson
    Doug Dawsonalmost 3 years ago

    Excellent lighting on the water!

  • Cheers Doug, I wanted to experiment with this picture !

    – Ian Alex Blease

desktop tablet-landscape content-width tablet-portrait workstream-4-across phone-landscape phone-portrait