Mannis Branch Falls is kinda of a hidden falls along Little River Road in the Great Smoky Mountains. Other than the Winter months when the leaves are off it can’t be seen from the road. Even in Winter it is easy to miss. It’s located between Metcalf Bottoms picnic area and Elkmont Campground turnoff. This is the lower section of the falls. Close GPS referance… Latitude: 35° 39.732’ N Longitude: 83° 37.207’ W…USA

Canon 5D Mark II ……..1st Shot with this camera
24-105mm F4L at 55mm
Aperature Priority at f/16
SS 1.6
ISO 100
Bogen 3021pro
Canon cable release
No filters


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  • Lori Peters
    Lori Petersalmost 5 years ago

    Breathtaking scenery, Gary. Beautiful work. xo

  • Torfinn
    Torfinnalmost 5 years ago

    Gorgeous shot Gary!

  • Tim Denny
    Tim Dennyalmost 5 years ago

    Nice capture Gary, well done

  • tinnieopener
    tinnieopeneralmost 5 years ago

    Wonderful work on this one Gary:o)

  • Adri  Padmos
    Adri Padmosalmost 5 years ago

    Excellent capture, Gary!
    Splendid colors and compo and a very special effect of the long shutter.

  • spotsnospots
    spotsnospotsalmost 5 years ago

    Perfectly composed Gary. Love the leaves on the rocks. I can actually hear that water! Well done!

  • JohnMWright
    JohnMWrightalmost 5 years ago

    Excellent first shot! Not even a test shot first? ;-) It’s a beautiful fall scene, well done.

  • Dennis Rubin IPA
    Dennis Rubin IPAalmost 5 years ago

    very nice, Gary!

  • Kathie Nichols
    Kathie Nicholsalmost 5 years ago

    Beautiful photography Gary, perfect composition….wow!!!

  • Chris Snyder
    Chris Snyderalmost 5 years ago

    What a great first shot. Congratulations on the new camera. Beautiful. I love the leaves on the rock.

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