I took this photo at Lake Martin where duckweed mimics solid ground and fools the untrained eye into thinking you could just step out and walk onto a grassy bed. I decided to use the Orton effect on this image to really accentuate the vibrancy of the scene.


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  • KatsEye
    KatsEyeover 4 years ago

    Just gorgeous!!!!!!! I can see how one could get fooled. Excellent capture.

  • lorilee
    lorileeover 4 years ago


  • Delores Knowles
    Delores Knowlesover 4 years ago

    Beautiful. Has an “other worldly” look.

  • wolfllink
    wolfllinkover 4 years ago

    I dont think I would like to swim in here LOL. I like the colors in this Beautiful!!

  • EverChanging1
    EverChanging1over 4 years ago

    Stunning!! :o))

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