Another from my fabulous photo shoot with Sue & John Conway and Hans Kawitzki at Dog Rocks (Batesford, near Geelong in Victoria, Australia). There are sooo many photos of this tree on RedBubble…. but that didn’t stop us taking more!! Thanks again, John, for organising a fantastic day!!

Nikon D60 (Sigma 10-20mm)
ISO 100 • f/9 • 1/50sec • 12mm • -0.7ev
Circular polariser
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  • Helen Akerstrom Photography
    Helen Akerstro...over 2 years ago

    Stunning! What a great contrast day for you! B&W enhances it brilliantly!

  • Arfan Habib
    Arfan Habibover 2 years ago

    beautifully captured!

  • Eden R. Knizacky
    Eden R. Knizackyover 2 years ago


  • Lorraine Creagh
    Lorraine Creaghover 2 years ago

    Absolutely stunning.

  • Charles Kosina
    Charles Kosinaover 2 years ago

    Really dramatic in BW Mieke. One day I should go there and also take photos to make it even more on RB. :)

  • calvinincalif
    calvinincalifover 2 years ago

    It is is one striking capture that show elegantly the power of B&W!!

  • Carol Knudsen
    Carol Knudsenover 2 years ago

    One cam never tire of seeing this tree especially when it is a quality shot like this :)

  • Pene Stevens
    Pene Stevensover 2 years ago

    There could be 1000’s…. But each one is unique !! :)

    This one looks fab in B&W :)

  • Elizabeth Tunstall
    Elizabeth Tuns...over 2 years ago

    Beautiful capture Mieke!

  • BobbiFox
    BobbiFoxover 2 years ago

    Awesome! Very beautiful! Love the dramatic clouds.

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