by Torsten Heider
Hill and Sky by Torsten Heider was photo of the day on Monday, 17th August 2009. It is tagged Clouds, Sky. You can leave a comment below.
Interesting angle. Lovely sky.
The cloud formations mimiking the form the tree trunks and and the branches make this image very powerful.
Katherine Lee Strassburg
What a beautiul photo! This reminds me of the foothills where I lived in California, except the trees there are oaks. One can’t imagine the beauty of the grasses blowing in the wind, the contrast of light and shadow/sky and earth, yet you’ve managed to capture it. Very lovely potd.
The sky with its cloud formations and the dividing lines lit up, makes it a powerful picture. Good shot Torsten.
That sure is a huge hill!!
Interesting photo but not a great foreground.
I don’t think I have ever seen a photo quite like this one. I like it for its bare simplicity and graphic force.
Marie Dunphy Harding
The sloped hill makes a great divider between earth & sky, I like it.
lovely capture and great sky and foreground.
Beautiful composition – like we are seeing the curvature of the earth. Also love the contrast in color, and simplicity of form…..excellent!!!
Thanks for sharing!
Excellent photo, I like very much this sky! Congrats for you!
Has to be one of my all time faves!
Interesting perspective. Very nice. Congratulations on POTD!
Still an interesting shot.
Your email address will not be published.
The photographer owns the copyright for this image! Please contact them for usage enquiries.
Submit your photographs to Earth Shots for a chance to win the prestigious "photo of the day" title! Find out more »
You can subscribe to Earth Shots through our site feed or our email newsletters.
Earth Shots is a photo of the day contest celebrating the beauty and diversity of our planet. Everyday we feature the best photograph submitted by our visitors. More »
You can enjoy Earth Shots' inspiring photo of the day on a regular basis by signing up to our daily email or one of our other subscription options. More »