Falling leaf?

Posted by
Harry (Apex, NC, United States) on 18 December 2017 in Abstract & Conceptual and Portfolio.

Another "swipe" picture. This leaf was stuck on the trunk of a very mossy tree. I focused on the leaf for about half the exposure, then panned up, trying to create the feeling of a falling leaf.

SONY SLT-A77V 5/2 seconds F/18.0 ISO 200 202 mm (35mm equiv.)
cp | pr | smoky | leaf

Welcome to all. I began blogging Retained-Images in 2004 at My-Expressions.com. It is gone now.

Devi from Chennai, India

a hazy image...the leaf looks a bit hazy but still stands out !!!!

18 Dec 2017 5:33am

tataray from Charentes-Poitou, France

Excellent )

18 Dec 2017 7:23am

Wayra from Roma, Italy

Very interesting composition.

18 Dec 2017 8:01am

Ronnie 2¢ from Atlantic Shores, United Kingdom

Delightfully different . . and it worked !

18 Dec 2017 8:14am

omid from mashhad, Iran

Lovely work.

18 Dec 2017 8:20am

Gérard from Allauch, France

Oh yes: congrats superb !

18 Dec 2017 8:52am

Hiro from Kyoto, Japan

Nice artwork !

18 Dec 2017 9:06am

Graciel·la (Vic. Catalonia) from CAT. New European State, Poland

Very original

18 Dec 2017 9:52am

Existence Artistique from Angers, France

Excellent

18 Dec 2017 11:11am

Mhelene from Villiers-sur-Marne, France

It really works ! Superb effect and colors

18 Dec 2017 11:19am

Marjolein from Westvoorne, Netherlands

A falling leaf on a bed of moss?

18 Dec 2017 11:53am

Pascale MD from France

Un filé de bougé tout en douceur.
Bonne journée

18 Dec 2017 1:14pm

Ruthiebear from Titusville, NJ, United States

WOrked beautifully

18 Dec 2017 2:15pm

Nicou from Sion, Switzerland

Quel effet de lingées vers le bas et haut quelle couleur sueprbe
belle soirée
Nicou

18 Dec 2017 5:23pm

jean pierre a from France

joli filé!! amitiés

18 Dec 2017 5:41pm

Steven from Chicagoland, United States

I feel that your technique worked in this cased!! Great colors as well.

18 Dec 2017 7:36pm

Lewis from Harns, Netherlands

It drops faster that in real time...superb effect.

18 Dec 2017 7:51pm

Evelyne Dubos from Ouaga, Burkina Faso

Nice result, lovely vivid greens.

18 Dec 2017 9:55pm

Michael Rawluk from Canada

This one works. The leaf draws the eye nice. It gives the image a point to focus on.

19 Dec 2017 2:30am