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El Capitan and the Merced River

Posted by
Scott F. Schilling (San Martin, United States) on 20 April 2009 in Landscape & Rural and Portfolio.

The Merced River flowing through Yosemite Valley - another previous post but in B&W

Suzanne from Huntington Bch, California, United States

Excellent perspective. Terrific image.

20 Apr 2009 5:17am

Arantza from Menorca, Spain

I like the perspective and the reflection in the water of the mountain

20 Apr 2009 5:30am

Tracy from La Selva Beach, United States

This is an excellent series in B&W- Very unique, I love all of them.

20 Apr 2009 5:47am

Pavan Kaul from Mumbai, India

An excellent composition in monochrome Scott! Wonderful processing and HDR..So rich in detail and depth! A brilliant picture yet again!

20 Apr 2009 6:07am

Thomas from Bangalore, India

I like the overall contrast levels in this B&W composition. Cool

20 Apr 2009 6:10am

Allan Clark from Dunedin, New Zealand

beautiful reflection well shot

20 Apr 2009 6:25am

P J W Miller from Chase Terrace, United Kingdom

Another beautiful image Scott, the tonemapping giving the water an oily quality

20 Apr 2009 7:29am

k@ from Paris, France

That sliver B&W quality looking like a natural mirror is magic !

20 Apr 2009 7:36am

xavier cardell from barcelona, Spain

Superb composition. Great job

20 Apr 2009 8:43am

Ana Lúcia from Leiria, Portugal

Beautiful water scene.

20 Apr 2009 8:46am

"Marie" :-) from perth, Australia

Scott I love the lighting on those great mountains. Magnificent. The water is beautiful too, and the reflection is just superb. Simply superb.

20 Apr 2009 9:08am

Linerberry from Sumner, Christchurch, New Zealand

Exce,,emt perspective and just a perfect reflective shot!!!

20 Apr 2009 9:19am

EYES WIDE SHUT from The library of my soul, United Kingdom

One of the most perfect compositions I have ever had the pleasure to view, Scott. Absolute perfection to my eyes, from framing to the reflection. Utterly brilliant

20 Apr 2009 10:06am

Hidalgo from Herunen, Finland

Awesome!!! El Capitan is so majestic and it will stay in my memories all my life, when I passed nearby in the 90 ties. Thank You showing this and bringing it to my memories! Mercedes river at foreground completes Your great shot.

20 Apr 2009 10:35am

zOOm from Paris, France

Really mazed by the quality of this gorgeous B&W serie Scott ! Excellent job. I like this mercury/silver water ! Splendid.

20 Apr 2009 10:48am

Eric Cousineau from Sherwood Park, Canada

A very compelling shot Scott! Excellent job! ;-)

20 Apr 2009 11:55am

bluechameleon from Vancouver, Canada

Wow! The depth and frame are mind blowing. Stunning shot through and through.

20 Apr 2009 12:56pm

Ajay from Pune, India

You have turned the mood in this shot from a fear of unknown in previous shot and a feeling of being in heaven in this shot. Very beautifully captured and processed, Scott.

20 Apr 2009 1:42pm

john4jack from Corvallis, Oregon, United States

Incredible reflections; the water is like a mirror. Very strong foreground. Outstanding composition.

20 Apr 2009 1:47pm

Mariana from waterloo, Canada

Brilliant photo. Reflection in water gives so much to this photo. Fantastic BW as always :))

20 Apr 2009 2:30pm

B. Thomas from Arlington, Texas, United States

I love these in B & W!

20 Apr 2009 2:33pm

Craig from Vacaville, California, United States

Excellent B&W work here Scott!

20 Apr 2009 2:35pm

Stephen Phillips from San Francisco, United States

A top classic is what comes to mind, Scott. Spot-on!

20 Apr 2009 5:31pm

Judy from Brooksville, Florida, United States

What a gorgeous image and reflection!

20 Apr 2009 6:37pm

observing from North West, United Kingdom

Wonderful work Scott, and what a great reflection

20 Apr 2009 9:37pm

jeff (aka dogilicious) from Millerstown, PA, United States

Excellent reflection in this. I really like the b/w processing in this set.

20 Apr 2009 10:41pm

martie from Somewhere, United States

I'm blown away by this one! Fantastic reflections - and such calm water!!

20 Apr 2009 11:50pm

Brian Chen from Seattle, United States

The composition here is amazing. I like the clarity of everything from the foreground to the background.

21 Apr 2009 12:24am

MontereyJohn from Salinas, California, United States

Move over Ansel!!!!

21 Apr 2009 3:52am

Photosanity from Folsom, United States

Another stunner Scott, beautiful!

21 Apr 2009 4:46am

Christopher from Atlanta, United States

So serene. You can just feel how tranquil it is.

21 Apr 2009 11:21am

Tracey from Maryland, United States

Wow. Scott! This is a stunning landscape. The black and white allows our eyes to explore the shapes and textures while not being distracted by the color. Well done! Congrats on the Spotlight Image!

22 Apr 2009 3:56pm

Magda from Vancouver, Canada

Strong composition. Superb reflection and lighting

22 Apr 2009 5:04pm

ts from Tokyo, Japan

Scott, really digging this series; amazing images

22 Apr 2009 11:53pm

Mariana from waterloo, Canada

OUTSTANDING photo. Congrats !

23 Apr 2009 2:02am

zOOm from Paris, France

Congratulations for your SpotLight Scott !

23 Apr 2009 7:24am

Judy from Brooksville, Florida, United States

Congratulations - your El Capitan and its reflection are beautiful in the Spotlight area!

24 Apr 2009 3:36am

ManuelaR from Hainburg (Frankfurt/Main), Germany

Congrats for making it into the Aminus3 spotlight!

24 Apr 2009 10:36am

Daniel from Kenmare, United States

pleasing scene

24 Apr 2009 11:28pm

K.B.R from Switzerland

I love this kind of landscape with such reflexion, it's really great that nature

29 Apr 2009 9:48pm

Bethany from Michigan, United States

The clarity of this photo is superb and the subject is beautiful. Bravo.

23 May 2009 2:20am

chakrapani from Hyderabad, India

Terrific image ... CLAP CLAP CLAP . excellent framing . Do you have the colour version of this posted anywhere ? I would like to see it :)

17 Sep 2009 6:46am

laurent from 93, France

stunning picture, I like it

16 Dec 2009 11:14pm