Walls sure find themselves in pesky places, don’t they??
Looking over Phantom Hill
~ by Derrick Birdsall on January 21, 2013.
Posted in buildings, Forts, HDR, history, leaves, light, museum, photography, Texas, The West Tags: Fort Phantom Hill, frontier, HDR, history, light, photography, Texas
OwlMcCloud said this on January 21, 2013 at 3:00 pm | Reply
Derrick Birdsall said this on January 21, 2013 at 3:02 pm | Reply
Phantoms all around these parts! Fabulous!
Patti Kuche said this on January 21, 2013 at 7:30 pm | Reply
you never know what you’ll find in back roads Texas!
Derrick Birdsall said this on January 23, 2013 at 10:09 pm | Reply
Beauiful, beautiful, Derrick. This is one of my favorites of yours.
Sharon said this on January 23, 2013 at 7:47 pm | Reply
Why thank you Sharon! If I may ask, what is it you like about this image??
Derrick Birdsall said this on January 23, 2013 at 10:10 pm | Reply
Awesome framing device, Mr. B! The lighter mid / background and having the sun positioned so close to center really seems to ‘pull’ my eye right in / through, too.
spilledinkguy said this on January 24, 2013 at 10:12 am | Reply
thanks Inky, glad that’s how you see it my friend!!!
Derrick Birdsall said this on January 29, 2013 at 8:07 pm | Reply
I love this sort of imagery! Great great framing here, Derrick, and the shadows from those trees there are spot on terrific!
Toad Hollow Photography said this on January 24, 2013 at 2:25 pm | Reply
Many thanks Toads!!!
Derrick Birdsall said this on January 29, 2013 at 8:08 pm | Reply
[...] Walls – Derrick Birdsall uses an opening in a very old stone-wall to create a frame for a gorgeous and captivating landscape scene. As we look through the opening onto a field, we get to enjoy a pair of trees standing vigil as well as the incredibly dramatic shadows they cast upon the grasses at their feet. [...]
98 Awesome Photography Links That You Won’t Want to Miss said this on January 25, 2013 at 5:29 pm | Reply
Derrick Birdsall said this on January 28, 2013 at 8:54 pm | Reply
Love this one, Derrick! Fantastic framing.
Robin said this on January 31, 2013 at 8:05 am | Reply
Derrick Birdsall said this on February 2, 2013 at 6:45 pm | Reply
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