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Among the Tuckamores


Among the Tuckamores
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Copyright: Jim Costello (bullybeef53) Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 143 W: 85 N: 389] (3112)
Genre: People
Medium: Color
Date Taken: 2009-12-27
Categories: Nature, Portrait
Camera: Canon 40D, Canon 70-200mm f/2.8 L USM
Exposure: f/5.6, 1/80 seconds
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Photo Version: Original Version
Theme(s): Beautiful Women of Newfoundland and Labrador [view contributor(s)]
Date Submitted: 2009-12-27 14:57
Viewed: 1586
Points: 2
[Note Guidelines] Photographer's Note
“Among the Tuckamores” is the name of this photo taken today at Cape Spear.
Tuckamore is a Newfoundland term used to describe the stunted fir and spruce trees that are found along the coast. The growth of the trees' branch tips is halted by the salt spray from the ocean and the chill of winter. Strong winds, rain, and hail also contribute to the trees' stunted growth. Tuckamores, referred to by some as 'tucks', are usually found on windswept slopes. They sometimes form small forests which are very difficult to walk through.

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very good picture with the sharp and balanced colors and contrasts.the tones of colors are fine.simple composition.tfs

superb shot , awesome capture

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