I found this tree simply enchanting…
and even more so at night ;)
I am relieved that it is January…like a breath of fresh air, or a system reboot. Creativity takes a nap when you’re checked out… It’s time to wake up….wake up!
~ by aswirly on January 4, 2011.
Posted in Creative Images, Manipulations, What's going on Tags: amberized, aswirly, aswirly photography, creative, Germany, Hamburg, manipulation, night, photography, Photoshop, Stadt Park, starry sky, tree
Absolutely stunning Amber – and I totally agree about having a January reboot. Very wise…
Michael said this on January 4, 2011 at 8:00 am | Reply
Thanks muchly Michael :)
aswirly said this on January 8, 2011 at 11:17 am | Reply
Beautifully done, Amber…
burstmode said this on January 4, 2011 at 10:40 am | Reply
Thank you M!
‘Starry, Starry Night’
What a gorgeous photo!
milkayphoto said this on January 4, 2011 at 11:58 am | Reply
Thanks Tracy :)
Steh auf, Amber!
This is lovely. I recognized it and then was like “hey…. waaaait a miiiinute…” Love the effects! It’s like a dream…
Jocelyn said this on January 4, 2011 at 12:45 pm | Reply
hehehe I thought you’d recognize it ;) The tree was great, but it really needed something better going on in the sky. I took out all the people too because, well, people shouldn’t be out here at night ;)
aswirly said this on January 8, 2011 at 11:18 am | Reply
Great shot, Amber. Very beautiful.
Ken Bello said this on January 4, 2011 at 2:22 pm | Reply
Thank you Ken!
Fanatastic photo. Very enchanting, indeed.
timkeen40 said this on January 4, 2011 at 5:20 pm | Reply
Thank you Tim. So glad you like it
aswirly said this on January 8, 2011 at 11:19 am | Reply
Amber, that is awesome!!!! Love it!!!
places2explore said this on January 4, 2011 at 6:32 pm | Reply
:) Thank you Pete
Enchanting indeed Amber, just beautiful and dreamy.
lynnwiles said this on January 4, 2011 at 7:27 pm | Reply
Thank you Lynn :)
Beautiful! Love the blue of the sky and the tiny star trails.
thedailyclick said this on January 5, 2011 at 3:59 am | Reply
Thanks Michaela :) The trails were about 3 mins.
aswirly said this on January 8, 2011 at 11:20 am | Reply
There’s never a dull moment with any of your work! The sky and stars are full of magic and the tree with the extended foreground pulls me closer. I love trees, but none more so that those which stand alone. Beautiful colours- don’t know how you do what you do!!!
northpenninegallery said this on January 5, 2011 at 11:21 am | Reply
Thanks so much Keith! This tree was pretty spectacular. We found it in a park in Germany and it was standing like this, so massive and all alone. It was just beautiful. The sky didn’t do it justice though and just begged for some stars :)
aswirly said this on January 8, 2011 at 11:21 am | Reply
can’t I just sleep in until next year?
The air smells clean and feels crisp in this image.
Mark said this on January 5, 2011 at 5:08 pm | Reply
Thanks Mark! It was so crsip and clean in this park. I wouldn’t mind sleeping in till next year either. lol
aswirly said this on January 8, 2011 at 11:22 am | Reply
This is absolutely gorgeous, I love how you captured the leaves in the foreground as well
Consuelo Seitz said this on January 5, 2011 at 7:16 pm | Reply
Thank you Consuelo!
Enchanting shot. In fact, this reminds me of the Enchanted Wood/Faraway Tree books I grew up reading as a kid… (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Faraway_Tree , since I don’t think Edith Blyton is as ubiquitous in the US as she is in the UK and AUS)
Journey Photographic said this on January 6, 2011 at 3:13 am | Reply
Thanks JP! Oooh lemme check out this book. Thanks!
This shot is awesome! I love the myhtical feel to it. Definitely something magical about that tree! I love this one.
Mike said this on January 6, 2011 at 8:12 am | Reply
Thanks so much Mike
aswirly said this on January 8, 2011 at 11:23 am | Reply
danbaumbach said this on January 6, 2011 at 11:59 am | Reply
Oh thank you Dan! :)
Beautiful shot Amber. Also the one of your sister.
My youngest daughter (16) has started a blog for her photography, if you can please visit it and give her a few hints. Thank you!
Ryan said this on January 6, 2011 at 1:52 pm | Reply
Thanks Ryan. Yes, I will, and I’ll bookmark the page :)
aswirly said this on January 8, 2011 at 11:24 am | Reply
Yes, that’s lovely! Tree, stars, leaves… very romantic.
Val Erde said this on January 6, 2011 at 5:44 pm | Reply
Thank you Val!
Oh my! Enchanted indeed! I love the colors and the bright tiny stars. I could sit under that tree and dream.
Carol King said this on January 6, 2011 at 6:07 pm | Reply
Me too! Although now I think there is snow there ;) Thanks Carol!
Amber, your vision through photography is beautiful. This tree, alone in all that space with the night glow remind me of endless possibilities. The blues make this happen.
lesliepaints said this on January 7, 2011 at 3:33 pm | Reply
Thanks so much Leslie. THis was a bit of fun. After adding the starry sky from a previous shot I took, I had to add various blues to all the image to make it all work :)
aswirly said this on January 8, 2011 at 11:25 am | Reply
Oh..this is absolutely magical! What an inspiring creation!
Marcie said this on January 8, 2011 at 10:40 am | Reply
Thanks so much Marcie!
This picture is wonderful! I love the stary sky, very enchanting :)
taylor's view said this on January 8, 2011 at 1:39 pm | Reply
Hi Taylor! So glad you like it :)
aswirly said this on January 11, 2011 at 9:15 am | Reply
Another lovely and evocative shot. Very misty and marvellous. Happy New Year Ambs x
Brian Roberts said this on January 8, 2011 at 2:07 pm | Reply
Thanks Bri!! :)
Looks simply amazing Amber. Love how you’ve amberized that sky. :)
FS Photography said this on January 9, 2011 at 3:14 pm | Reply
hehhee Thanks ;)
Great shot – reminds me of the film “The Fountain” and how it portrays the Tree of Life.
Mike said this on February 21, 2011 at 10:16 am | Reply
Oooh I don’t think I’ve seen that movie. Thanks Mike!
aswirly said this on February 22, 2011 at 8:47 am | Reply
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