Little patch of land

© Ellen L. Zaslaw

Little patch of land

Uploaded: March 12, 2009

Description

Gorinchem, Holland - 2009

Exif: F Number: 22, ExposureTime: 100/2999 seconds, ISO: 100, FocalLength: 38.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS-1Ds Mark III

Comments

Melissa Olsen March 12, 2009

Fabulous capture and so much drama going on in this image. Love that sky and your colors are popping! #1097248

Bojan Bencic level-classic March 12, 2009

Great simple scene, Ellen. Fantastic photo. #7276587

Ellen L. Zaslaw March 12, 2009

Thank you Melissa and Bojan.

Melissa, it's nice that you noticed the drama. It warranted it, because it's a very special little place, about one minute walking from my door. In the back, by all the trees/bushes is a long pathway where people can access their gardens. They buy or rent the little lots all along there to grow their fruits and vegetables and they get the land very cheaply by the Dutch government as an incentive to a "green" mentality. I love this. I never got one, because it is very labor intensive. You have to carry your own water from the little pond in there, bucket by bucket back and forth. But, everything in the world is growing back there and I'm fortunate to have nice friends who occasionally bring me little care packages from their harvests. #7276633


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