A hillside stream in Great Smoky Mountains National Park. The park is on the border of North Carolina and Tennessee. This lush green forest scene is on Hwy 441 between Clingman’s Dome and The Chimneys picnic area.
Nikon d90, HDR-photomatix-3 exposures, CP filter, tripod, remote shutter release.


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  • velveteagle
    velveteagleabout 4 years ago

    This looks so inviting for us forest junkies.. I sure pray that mankind takes care of this planet.. They will miss so much.. Great work Jane..

  • Thank you veleteagle. It was definitely an inviting looking forest for me with all of the lush spring greenery and the rushing stream.

    – Jane Best

  • Carla Wick/Jandelle Petters
    Carla Wick/Jan...about 4 years ago

    this should just be title HEAVEN! what a gorgeous place. i SO miss the Tennessee hills

  • THank you Carla! Yes, that would make a great title. It is such a peaceful looking place and surrounded by nature.

    – Jane Best

  • Sunsetdaze
    Sunsetdazeabout 4 years ago

    A fabulous scene beautifully photographed and processed. Would love to see this.

  • It is a beautiful park and this is a lovely little area surrounded by the forest and foliage.

    – Jane Best

  • NatureGreeting Cards ©ccwri
    NatureGreeting...about 4 years ago

    Gorgeous image, and fave :)) Carolyn

  • Thank you Carolyn. This is an honor to have the photo featured in Spring Glorious Spring group. It was a lovely forest with lush green spring foliage.

    – Jane Best

  • Mimmie Hunter
    Mimmie Hunterabout 4 years ago

    Congratulations….Gorgeous Image!

  • Thank you Mimmie! It was beautiful to be there and surrounded by the lush greenery and trees.

    – Jane Best

  • Mimmie Hunter
    Mimmie Hunterabout 4 years ago

    Sorry…my pc is acting funny…it’s been doing this on and off

  • RGHunt
    RGHuntabout 4 years ago

    Great image!!

  • Thank you RGHunt. It was a lovely place to see-especially with all of the lush green spring foliage.

    – Jane Best

  • GenuineDragon
    GenuineDragonabout 4 years ago

    Beautiful work…well done.

  • Thank you Wojciech! It was a lovely morning and the light was nice for photographing.

    – Jane Best

    WINTERROSEabout 4 years ago


  • Thank you winterrose. It was a beautiful little stream and forest.

    – Jane Best

  • lorilee
    lorileeover 3 years ago


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