“I loved sitting on the pile of freshly cut logs, running my hands over the different shapes and smelling their woody fragrance. To this day I think that there is nothing as interesting to look at as a heap of newly cut logs, the delicate colouring of their veined insides telling their life story, while they wait to bring warmth and comfort.”
― Alice Taylor
A very simple title for a simple composition that caught my attention during a brief hike this week. There is something about the white birch bark and the orange leaves and cedar that make this “pop” for me. It was one of those images that I liked straight from the viewfinder and the composition was relatively simple, yet appealing.
Given the abundance of fungus on these logs, I don’t believe they would be appropriate for firewood, they simply make a nice photo.
Sadly, I’m also envisioning this image with a light dusting of snow, which we had last night. Fall is moving all too quickly to the inevitable winter, which does have its own beauty.
Tamron SP 70-200mm f/2.8 Di VC USD @ 200 mm
1/125 sec, f/2.8, ISO 200
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Lovely…especially with a dusting of snow as you envisioned.
Soon enough 🙂
I love your composition, Ed, and the colors are beautiful along with the passage you’ve chosen. I miss the beauty of snow but not getting around in it. 🙂
This photo is so crisp and clear. I love it!