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Photo of cows under snowy mountains – antique style

July 3rd, 2007 · 11 Comments

Photo of cows under snowy mountains - antique style
Taken with Olympus E500 digital camera on June 19th 2007. Click image for larger view.

In this photo you can see some cows grazing under snowy mountains. A scene like this is very national romantic here in Norway and thus I wanted to create an antique look in this photo.

Used some filters in light room and photoshop for the effects.

Information about the picture:
Camera: Olympus E-500 digital single-lens reflex camera
Exposure: 0.01 sec (1/100)
Aperture: f/4.5
Focal Length: 35 mm
ISO Speed: 200
Lens: Olympus Zuiko Digital 35mm F3.5 Macro
Location: Ånstad, Andørja (Ibestad) in northern Norway

Tags: Animals · Countryside · Cows · Landscape · Mountain · Nature · Norway Norwegen Norge · Scenery · Summer

11 responses so far ↓

  • 1 Susanne in Key West // Jul 3, 2007 at 8:41 pm

    Hi Thomas, this picture reminds me so much to the old Holland Masters! And also to my country Switzerland…it could bee also a photograph from the Swiss Alps…:-))Great work, like always!

  • 2 calviaart // Jul 3, 2007 at 9:42 pm

    Very unique style, enjoyed looking at your photos, Best Wishes.

  • 3 Sylvia Outlaw // Jul 3, 2007 at 9:43 pm

    Sorry I did the fill-ins wrong

  • 4 auliahazza // Jul 5, 2007 at 8:33 am

    Good angel picture …. white in top, white in under …. white for cow, white for snow … I like it

  • 5 Michelle Gartner // Jul 6, 2007 at 8:17 pm

    Wow-your pictures are gorgeous, we have tons of cows here in Wisconsin only they don’t come with gorgeous back drops.

  • 6 Susie // Jul 8, 2007 at 12:24 am

    I love this photograph.. so tranquil and pastoral… You are too amazing.

  • 7 darlene // Jul 8, 2007 at 2:01 am

    i always love this!!
    i live in the city, so when i visit my great aunt , it is like another world,…so this picture brings me to that!…thanks …love it!!

  • 8 Alex // Jul 8, 2007 at 11:20 am

    Its a great photo, thanks for sharing it. It relaxes me jsut to look at it.

  • 9 Mark Stoneman // Jul 14, 2007 at 3:04 am

    Small glitch: When I click on this image to get the big version, the BlogCatalog user avatars still come out on top of the photo.

  • 10 Thomas Laupstad // Jul 14, 2007 at 3:12 am

    Thanks for all the lovely comments =)

    Thanks for letting me know Mark.
    I can not reproduce it myself as the MBL widget is showing up far down in my sidebar

  • 11 mike // Dec 4, 2009 at 5:13 pm

    They look nice and resting there.