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Rain Upon the Journey

Posted by
Stephen Phillips (San Francisco, United States) on 10 April 2009 in Landscape & Rural and Portfolio.

Approaching the small town of Petrolia (we see this small village tomorrow)
Road 211 in Humboldt County, California

Again - thank you all for your kind words and support. I am away for awhile - taking care of some work and family challenges. I hope to return soon. My best to you all.

Now on 'TWITTER' as fogguy: http://twitter.com/fogguy

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Calusarus from St Sorlin en Valloire, France

This rain makes a very interesting light

10 Apr 2009 6:11am

yz from Budapest, Hungary

love the stormy light

10 Apr 2009 7:57am

Paco Díaz from Palma de Mallorca, Spain

Great angle to show the cloudy and rainy ambience, I like the depth of the shot.

10 Apr 2009 8:56am

Lorraine from Gatineau, Canada

I love moody shots like these, lovely

10 Apr 2009 11:54am

Tracy from La Selva Beach, United States

This is a favorite for me so far in this series- I love so many things about this: The low angle, the wet road, the clouds, Excellent image!

10 Apr 2009 12:36pm

Betty from New Jersey, United States

Love the atmosphere you captured here! Well done, Stephen.

10 Apr 2009 12:37pm

DenisSm from Prague, Czech Republic

really nice atmosphere Stephen...btw...where was you traveling ?

10 Apr 2009 1:00pm

@DenisSm: Thanks, Denis. I was traveling with my nephew - Timothy - from Portland, Oregon to my home in San Francisco. We spent the night in Arcata, California and the day was beautiful. He had never traveled thorugh this part of California - so the 'Lost Coast' detour seemed a natural.

Anthony Lambert from Bielefeld, Germany

The long open road,great stuff !!

10 Apr 2009 1:48pm

Moridi from Tehran, Iran

A splendid landscape.
All elements and coordinated with photos.
Thank you.

10 Apr 2009 2:50pm

Shrig from Washington, D.C., United States

That's what it's going to look like in DC today, sans the trees and empty road. Your photo put me in the mood for it to rain. :)

10 Apr 2009 2:55pm

Moridi from Tehran, Iran

What a splendid landscape.
All elements and coordinated with photos.
Thank you.

10 Apr 2009 2:55pm

peter from new york, United States

lovely composition stephen and you really captured an interesting mood in this shot!

10 Apr 2009 3:41pm

willow from Chelsea, United States

I like the clouds and lighting and how it feels like the road is leading towards the sun and out of the clouds. Looking forward to Petrolia.

10 Apr 2009 4:41pm

shroom from DFW, United States

Nice lines and moody light, SP.

10 Apr 2009 4:59pm

Susan from Fort Lauderdale, FL, United States

Beautiful comp and great catch of the weather in action.....
Hope both work and family are working out for you!!

10 Apr 2009 7:16pm

@Susan: thank you, Suzanne - you are most kind.

Steve Rice from Olympia, United States

A wonderful image. The trees are great and the sky dramatic.

10 Apr 2009 9:33pm

Liang from San Francisco, United States

beautiful angle. yes the bay area has been getting weird weather, the weekend will be better. =D

10 Apr 2009 10:09pm

Suzanne from Huntington Bch, California, United States

Beautiful landscape. Looks like a nice road trip.

11 Apr 2009 2:21am

grant from kansas city, United States

just plain cool

12 Apr 2009 10:35pm

Fliss from Melbourne Beach, United States

They type of roads that I love...
when you don't know what is on the other end of the road - an adventure waiting to happen...

13 Apr 2009 12:51am

DenisSm from Prague, Czech Republic

thank you stephen for answer. i bet you had a lot of fun. one day i`ll travel 101 all the cost, but i am planning trip from south up to north :-)

13 Apr 2009 4:31pm