How I love the ponderosas by peterdegraaff

How I love the ponderosas

...that smell like butterscotch in the sun: Box-Death Hollow Wilderness, Utah.

Taken with Olympus Chrome Six RIIB on Fuji Reala and developed in Tetanal.
so great shot :-)
May 25th, 2013  
Just stunning.
May 25th, 2013  
Gorgeous.
May 25th, 2013  
Gorgeous light and lovely blue/greens! The Ponderosa Pines I grew up with were mostly vanilla, with some chocolate and an occasional strawberry sap scent. I've never smelled a butterscotch Ponderosa.
May 25th, 2013  
I wish this had smell o vision!!! Wonderful
May 25th, 2013  
gorgeous colours here Peter :-)
May 25th, 2013  
Stunning processing, glad you had a good visit
May 25th, 2013  
splendid !
May 25th, 2013  
Wonderful Capture Peter!! :)
May 25th, 2013  
Fabulous!
May 25th, 2013  
So beautiful!
May 25th, 2013  
Lovely, LOVELY processing! Just gorgeous.
May 25th, 2013  
Ah.....I can just smell their fresh scent.. Your photo just takes me there.
May 25th, 2013  
very beautiful!!
May 25th, 2013  
What beautiful and unusual colors. You have the grass looking a little like heather. Lovely image.
May 25th, 2013  
Bep
Amazing colours!
May 25th, 2013  
Beautiful! Love how it turned out. Admire the skill to predict what would suit it before you choose how to develop your film. FAV!
May 25th, 2013  
Do you wish they were eatable? just kidding. beautiful colors in this picture. what is the groundcover? color looks like heather.
May 25th, 2013  
This looks very painterly.
May 25th, 2013  
Wonderful processing... I love the colours.
May 25th, 2013  
Stunning Peter! Fav
May 25th, 2013  
How I love this image----Perfect -fav :)
May 25th, 2013  
lovely shot Peter
May 25th, 2013  
Beautiful
May 25th, 2013  
Too bad 365 doesn't have a 'scratch and sniff' feature! The lighting on this shot is supernatural. Beautiful!
May 25th, 2013  
great shot
May 25th, 2013  
wonderful surreal effect of the light and processing on this one! looks like such a gorgeous place!
May 25th, 2013  
Wonderful lighting on this! So beautiful and fairy-tale-esque!
May 25th, 2013  
what glorious sunlight and colors. I can practically feel the warm air.
May 25th, 2013  
Great composition, tone, color and I can almost smell the pine! It is very simple, yet simply effective...
May 25th, 2013  
Very beautiful shot.
May 25th, 2013  
Wonderful colours and shot
May 25th, 2013  
Beautiful colours - looks like a storybook scene.
May 25th, 2013  
Magical, Peter.
May 25th, 2013  
They look rather tactile. Love their gnarliness!
May 25th, 2013  
Looks like an incredible place!
May 25th, 2013  
so beautfiul
May 25th, 2013  
this is glorious and I love teh smell too
May 25th, 2013  
Wonderful shot and processing. I love how the sunlight flows through the trees and the shadows that are cast.
May 25th, 2013  
beautiful, great detail
May 25th, 2013  
Great capture and processing.
May 26th, 2013  
Terrific capture and I love the mystical look of it. Fav!
May 26th, 2013  
Gorgeous shot.
May 26th, 2013  
they do smell so wonderful, Where did all the lavender tones come from?
May 26th, 2013  
@tigerdreamer reflected in the light of rocks and pines I suspect
May 26th, 2013  
This is my favorite of the series. The filtered light and the positioning of the three trees is really beautiful.
May 26th, 2013  
i'm closing my eyes, clicking my heels, and hope to wake up there when my eyes open. beautiful.
May 26th, 2013  
I really, really like this photo! Wow!
May 26th, 2013  
Peter you are an inspiration :D really beautiful shot.
May 26th, 2013  
Great shot, lovely light. Did you use a flash to brighten up the trunks?
May 26th, 2013  
@llanito No flash or any artificial light
May 26th, 2013  
eva
Amazing colour tones.
May 26th, 2013  
@peterdegraaff That's great - they look so vibrant even against the light. Great exposure. Love it.
May 26th, 2013  
Magical! Fav!
May 26th, 2013  
Wow, looove the colors, amazing picture, fav.
May 26th, 2013  
Ha, saw this one a minute ago on PP, Congrats Peter :-))
May 26th, 2013  
the light and colours in this are fabulous
May 26th, 2013  
Very nice ...
May 27th, 2013  
Beautiful composition seen on PP. love the colours.
May 27th, 2013  
Sue
Wonderful Peter!
May 27th, 2013  
Absolutely love these colors!
May 27th, 2013  
They look lovely, and I'd love to smell them. Great lighting
May 27th, 2013  
Loving the colours in this. Fav
May 27th, 2013  
Great shot :)
May 27th, 2013  
Looks like a beautiful area. We hope to make it to the Tetons in September
May 27th, 2013  
Awesome Peter, great work.
May 28th, 2013  
Beautiful light and color.
May 29th, 2013  
Fantastic light and colors, love the purple. Fav
May 29th, 2013  
The colors - lighting, spectacular!
May 30th, 2013  
Magical... and I love the idea of them smelling like butterscotch. Wonderful
May 30th, 2013  
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