Heads Up

Taken by Chris Lodge.

Heads Up

Frozen stalks vie for the first view of the rising sun.

[My most popular photo in 5 years of Flickr - #3 on Explore and over 3000 views in 24 hours. Thanks to everyone who has commented or favourited.]

November 14th, 2012

aberdeenshire, canon60d, dawn, farmland, frost, newmachar, scotland, sigma1770, sky, sun, sunrise

  • Camera: Canon EOS 60D
  • Aperture: f/13.0
  • Shutter speed: 0.025 sec (1/40)
  • Focal length: 17 mm

Newmachar, Scotland, United Kingdom

Comments

01 November 14th, 2012

anewsocialcontract

Nice one m8!

02 November 14th, 2012

Belhaven2011

I love these shots of the stubble. This one reminds me of the Giant’s Causeway for some reason!

03 November 14th, 2012

Steph-nine

Fantastic photo.

04 November 14th, 2012

Through Bri`s Lens

Love the POV Chris, superb low perspective , love it.

Brian

05 November 14th, 2012

Tyrebagger

Thanks all :-)

06 November 14th, 2012

Dreaming …

Wow its amazing shot well done dear ~

07 November 14th, 2012

adam1801ng

Wonderful capture.

08 November 14th, 2012

louistib

Excellent exposure !

09 November 15th, 2012

*illusionist*

This one goes to my fav list :)

10 November 15th, 2012

HDR-newaddict

seen on the ‘Explore’, good capture, well done!

11 November 15th, 2012

atogdude

Amazing shot! Congrats in explore!

12 November 15th, 2012
13 November 15th, 2012

coco77mi

Excellent exposure .

14 November 15th, 2012

Richard Knaggs

Very nice indeed!

15 November 15th, 2012

M.Varga

Excellent capture! Congratulations!

Via Today’s Explore at #3 on Fluidr

16 November 15th, 2012

mvo2012

Very nice!

17 November 15th, 2012

Allan Rickmann

Fabulous Shot Congratulations on appearing in Explore!

18 November 15th, 2012

Melanie Heywood

Love this one - perspective makes me smile, as though I’m tiny and peering over the stalks. A welcome sunrise.

19 November 15th, 2012

le cabri

One of the best of the day

20 November 15th, 2012

Tyrebagger

Many thanks everyone :-)

Cheers Melanie - that’s what made me think of the title, the stalks all look like they’re desperately trying to catch some warmth!

21 November 15th, 2012
22 November 15th, 2012

Rosane Miller

Very creative point of view, spectacular image.

[ via flickriver explore  —Rosane Miller ]

23 November 15th, 2012

feradz

Very beautiful!

24 November 15th, 2012
25 November 15th, 2012

Brian Kim Studio

Nice shot

26 November 15th, 2012

Tired but Willin

Wow - superb perspective and lighting mate!

27 November 15th, 2012

maneeshpth

wow…superb!!!!!!!!!!

28 November 15th, 2012

RaminN

Beautiful! Nicely done.

29 November 15th, 2012

MaCri!

Very nice!

[ via flickriver explore  —MaCri! ]

30 November 15th, 2012

timcorbin

fantastic pov ,well done!

31 November 15th, 2012

gato-gato-gato

Das ist schön.

32 November 15th, 2012

bsr.associates

very nice

33 November 15th, 2012

Peter Schlyter

Clean and beautiful picture. I like it! Russian PortraitTake a break - ExploredMade in Russia - Explored

Via Today’s Explore at #6 on Fluidr

34 November 15th, 2012

RuudMorijn

This beautiful picture is quite rightly chosen for EXPLORE. Congratulations!

A Big FaveA Big Fave You are invited to add this image to www.flickr.com/groups/bigfave Please tag this photo with ABigFave when you add it to the pool.

36 November 15th, 2012

J.P. EVERETT

Great shot!

37 November 15th, 2012

Roger_T

stunning point of view

38 November 15th, 2012

sachinvijayan

Outstanding

39 November 15th, 2012
40 November 15th, 2012

little barker

Great shot. Love the unusual perspective

41 November 15th, 2012

eva.LOL

Really incredible, i love it.

42 November 15th, 2012

Reddress18

Wow superb shot ~ Commented with Flickr Studio for iPad.

43 November 15th, 2012

Boriann

really interesting

44 November 15th, 2012
45 November 15th, 2012

victor98_2001

great shot

46 November 15th, 2012

theblackpearl2007

Wonderful!! ~ Commented with Flickr Studio for iPad.

47 November 15th, 2012

CameliaTWU (off for a while)

Excellent photography! Congratulations on Explore!

48 November 15th, 2012

-hedgey-

Nice work, congrats on explore!

49 November 15th, 2012

Sergey S Ponomarev

Very beautiful!

50 November 15th, 2012

54StorminWillyGJ54

Fantastic.

51 November 16th, 2012

Tyrebagger

Good grief, this is my most popular photo ever - thanks everyone :-)

52 November 16th, 2012

Sal Virji (Sal’s Marine) on / off

Fantastic shot with some wild light and focus.

53 November 16th, 2012

alexblog

Great Picture!

54 November 16th, 2012

anna.creedon

I’m not surprised it has had so many views and fav’s. What a truly magical shot; light, focus, compo and colour are sublime! Kudos to you Tyrebagger most deserved! :0)

55 November 16th, 2012

Pat’s_photos

The success is well-deserved - this is a stunning shot!

56 November 16th, 2012

steg2012

Brilliant shot, love the low viewpoint, worth getting muddy knees for!!

57 November 16th, 2012

dolbi303

beautiful !!

58 November 16th, 2012

Dorian|Smith Photography

Great work! I am a relatively new photographer and would love feedback on my work from anyone, Congrats on explore!

59 November 16th, 2012

scott masterton

cracking shot, looks like some kind of alien cityscape, very nice

Seen on your photo stream. (?)

60 November 16th, 2012

ericdavid44

Great shot From the thumbnail I thought it was the manhattan skyline !

61 November 17th, 2012

Sarah*Rose

Great perspective!

62 November 17th, 2012

Ant’s little picture palace

A fantastic shot …..

63 November 17th, 2012

mikealdrich28

Brilliant

64 November 17th, 2012

mikiitaly

This is one of the best images ever! You deserve an award from…

Best Images Ever

65 November 17th, 2012

giorgosgrigoriadis16

Fantastic picture!!

66 November 17th, 2012

Azri Jamal.B

very nice i like this photo

67 November 17th, 2012

Iamsaud 

just amazing :))

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