Monochrome Madness!!

we will “arrive where we started and know the place for the first time”  – T.S. Eliot

Happy Canada Day everyone!!Canada_flag_halifax_9_-04

I missed Leanne Cole and Laura Macky’s

Monochrome Madness but check it out on the link!

I have another version of the tree on Tales of the Tuatha

the tree
The Druid’s  Tree

Another lovely walk through the gardens at Royal Roads

 

42 Comments Add yours

  1. Nurul Lubis says:

    Great Posts.. i love all photos.. If I may know, are you using what kind of software for editing? Or are you using Infra Red effect?
    Thanks in advance..

    have a good day,

    regards,

    Nurul

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    1. Hi Nurul! Thanks so much for your comment!! Yes some are from my infrared camera!! I use photoshop CS6, Adobe light room and sometimes photomatix ( bracketed shots).

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  2. Maria F. says:

    All your monochromes are lovely!

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  3. Kev says:

    Happy Canada Day! 🙂

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      1. Kev says:

        🙂

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  4. aishasoasis says:

    Wow, That druids tree blows me away, Cybele! ♥♥♥ ;^)

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    1. It looks very goth doesn’t it!! thanks!

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  5. Love these pictures, as always! 😀

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  6. Fairy tale trees – I’ll bet there are all kinds of mysteries beyond them…

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    1. I think so too Andrea!! Thank you!!

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  7. Cybele, wow..really beautiful photos in monochrom, and the Druid’s tree very impressed captured.

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  8. Suzanne says:

    Wow – these are lovely.

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  9. lauramacky says:

    Gorgeous as usual. I love the Woodland Gardens photo!! The contrast and blur you achieve is enchanting m’dear!

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    1. thank you m’dear!! I like that one too!! and enchanting is a fine compliment!!

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      1. lauramacky says:

        You’re welcome :))

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  10. I especially love that wonderful wild characterful tree in the first picture.

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  11. katieprior says:

    Beautiful shot of the woodland garden, so evocative. 🙂

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    1. thank so much Katie!! it’s beautiful there.

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  12. Robyn G says:

    Breathtaking photos…one and all.
    I always look forward to your posts 🙂

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    1. thanks so much Robyn – as I do yours!

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  13. ♡eM says:

    Happy Canada Day, Dune Mouse! And thanks for sharing these lovely photos.

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    1. thank you Em!!! and you are welcome!!

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  14. michelleamar says:

    Beautiful atmospheric photos Cybele. I can see why they give you inspiration to write. They take me to another world.

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    1. Thanks so much Michelle, that’s a lovely thing to say!!!

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  15. James Keegan says:

    Great set Cybele!

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  16. Love these shots.

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  17. glad you like them Quark!!!

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  18. quarksire says:

    surreal lewkin 🙂

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  19. Love! Great job, Cybele. I especially like the pergola. It feels like I’m right there!

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    1. Happy you like it Lizzie. I took lots of the Pergola!

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  20. Wow, stunning set of images Cybele. Each one has is own special atmosphere, I love them all. Interesting processing on Hatley Castle, its almost IR 🙂

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    1. that means a lot Ed!! Thank you! And yes, Hatley is IR and post processed with Nik analog!

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  21. Beautiful, beautiful photos!!!! I don’t know if your stories are the extention of your photos, or the other way around. No matter what, you manage to create a magical world.

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    1. Thanks so much Snow, and yes it kind of works both ways with me!! I’m so glad the magic works for you.

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