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Capturing the atmosphere of a springtime, in Ashridge wood, Hertfordshire April 2010.This is a shot from the 18th April 2011. I thought I’d try a long exposure to see what would happen.
I hope you like it.

Canon 5Dmkii, 70-200mm at 78mm, f/16, 147 sec, ISO 100. Pro Photo RGB Profile. No filters used. Before anyone congratulates me on getting into Practical Photography, the cover image is a mock up of how it could look should they accept it for submission.

This shot is also available from a photobook collection called Rural Mementos by

© Copyright David Huxtable-Reid – – All rights reserved.


  • Priska Wettstein
    Priska Wettsteinover 3 years ago

    Yes, I like it. very nice color contrast, love the blur into the leaves and the blue of the flowers.

  • Rene Hales
    Rene Halesover 3 years ago

    Worked beautifully.

  • KatMagic Photography
    KatMagic Photo...over 3 years ago

    Wow, gorgeous color and contrast… perfect composition.. doesn’t get much better than this.. My compliments to you.. Definite fave.

  • phil hemsley
    phil hemsleyover 3 years ago

    How magical – you have done justice to these beautiful flowers, by capturing their magnificence in such a way :)

  • Carol Knudsen
    Carol Knudsenover 3 years ago


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  • berndt2
    berndt2over 3 years ago

    beautiful! Love the colours and also the effect of the foreground blur

  • Rene Hales
    Rene Halesover 3 years ago

    19 April, 2011

  • marens
    marensover 3 years ago


  • PenelopeLawry
    PenelopeLawryover 3 years ago

    Just beautiful!!! love the colour and simplicity of the shot, well done.

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