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Sunday at Abant Lake

Sunday at Abant Lake
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Copyright: selahattin erikci (tanburi) Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 2320 W: 222 N: 5695] (44392)
Genre: Places
Medium: Color
Date Taken: 2009-02-01
Exposure: f/14.0, 1/500 seconds
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Photo Version: Original Version
Theme(s): My Lakes [view contributor(s)]
Date Submitted: 2009-02-24 14:33
Viewed: 1607
Points: 48
[Note Guidelines] Photographer's Note
[Note Guidelines] Photographer's Note
Lake Abant is freshwater lake formed as a result of a great landslide in Turkey's Bolu city in northwest Anatolia. Abant is about 200 km. away from Istanbul. Abant lake is at an altitude of 1320 m in a distance of 40 km from Bolu city center. It's favorite holiday and tourist destination spot for tourists and visitors. Abant Lake is a nature park and under protection for enviromental conditions by government
Abant lake surrounded by dense pine forests,Abant is an ideal place for people who want to escape the bustle of the city and the stress of the daily grind.The lake Abant has an area of 1.28 square kilometres and its lowest point is 18 m.

A special fish species only seen in this region,it is Abant trout it is special fish.it is an endemic subspecies brook trout, Salmo trutta abanticus of the lake(Abant Alasi).If you like fishing there is small fee for fishing.In the forests around the lake offer an ideal habitat for deer, and special wildlife.

Black Pine trees, Scots pine trees, oak trees, willow trees, hazelnuts and Strawberry trees are among the tree species which compose the lake's forests. Abant lake in summer season is really rich for plants life with wild fruit trees, flowers and water lilies.

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Hello my dear friend Selahattin,

Another excellent winter composition with great POV, beautiful colors and very good frame!
Congratulations and TFS.

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  • jazrr Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 330 W: 77 N: 98] (2228)
  • [2009-02-24 15:00]

Hi Selahattin:

Very nice composition.
I like the way the path curves toward the lake.
Nice POV. Beautiful colors.


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  • Saba Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 1474 W: 0 N: 4177] (21534)
  • [2009-02-24 15:51]

Merhaba Selahattin!

Very pretty, interesting place, splendid to walks.
Beautiful formulation...colours, light and sharpness.

Congratulations and greeting.

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  • Kiwis Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 1273 W: 0 N: 189] (13118)
  • [2009-02-24 15:56]

Hi Selahattin,
Very superb composition and perspective.
The colors are great too. A real beautiful shot. I like it. Thanks

Hi Selahattin,
Beautiful winter scene nicely composed and presented with great colors and sharpness,
Excellent POV. and details, Nice perpective of the trail and fence..
very well done.I like it..

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  • juyona Gold Star Critiquer [C: 2585 W: 1 N: 425] (10173)
  • [2009-02-24 22:18]

Hola amigo,
exquisita postal,
buenos colores e iluminación,
encuadre magnífico.

Great job, my friend.. another lovely winter scene shot.. good one here.. wonderful view.. well taken.. tfs..

regards, terry

ciao Selahattin
nice composition.. fence and snow landscape are wonderful! well done!
ciao Marco

Bom dia Selahattin

Wonderful winter scene.Beautiful colours and composition.Great shot.Thanks for the note.

Have a nice day!

José Diogo

Salam Selahattin,
Very nice capture with beautiful colors.
Good POV.


Merhabalar Selahattin Bey,
isigi, renkleri, ve copozisyonuyla mukemmel bir kar manzarasi olmus,
ellerinize ve emeginize saglik,

Merhaba Selahattin Hocam
Muhteşem bir Abant manzarası
Çerçeve harika
İyi günler

Merhaba Selahattin!

Wonderful winter composition with fine perspective.A real stunning view, The colours and lights are awesome.
TFS Selamlar

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  • chrisJ Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 4430 W: 637 N: 9632] (55124)
  • [2009-02-25 4:09]

Hi selahattin

A little soft, but with superb use of linear perspective, & lead in lines, with the dark fence, which also adds good graphism. Excellent texture & exposure on the snow. Tfs!

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  • milas Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 2841 W: 398 N: 3076] (34114)
  • [2009-02-25 9:15]

merhaba Selahattin bey...
harika bir konpozisyon, çerçeveyi çok beğendim, almamak için kendimi zor tutuyorum...
harika bir çalışma...elinize sağlık..selamlar

Merhaba Selahattin hoca,
Abant iskele üzerinde derinliğine insanı sürükleyp
uzaklara götüren muhteşem bir kış çekimi...
Kompozisyondaki insanlar adeta resmi ısıtıyor!!..
Selam,sevgiler üstadım.
Dr.Seyfettin Güner

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  • gnada Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 2538 W: 70 N: 4788] (22221)
  • [2009-02-25 12:25]

Hi Tanburi...

It is a nice composition with very impressive view..!
Absolutely fantastic shot - Amazing blue sky.
Nice note - Well done.
Best regards,

Hello Selahattin!
It's another very good composition in your winter collection! This fence leading eyes deep into the trees and emphasized perspective. I love this blue sky!
Regards, Ewa

Merhaba Selahattin, wonderful winter view with fantastic perspective, splendid composition, very well done, ciao Silvio

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  • mbrito Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 1929 W: 117 N: 3017] (13240)
  • [2009-02-25 15:04]

Hello Selahattin
Wonderful winter image with a very elegant composition, a great light and beautiful sharp colours. The way between fances is fantastic and very well captured.
Best regards, mb

Hi Selahattin
wonderful photo from Canada????
this is typical MVdisco style!"
VERY NICE VIEW and place

nice winter scene, good off centre composition, fine colors and details,

Hi Selahattin,
A beautiful landscape you show us. Great lines from the path in it; it adds a lot of depth in it. TFS.

Selamlar ve İyi pazarlar Selahattin bey,
Karlar altındaki Abant'dan harika bir kış manzarası. Bakış açınızdan, ormanüstündeki detaylara ve mavi gökyüzüne kadar herşey mükemmel.
Elinize sağlık.

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