Stian Holmen - Reindeer in a colorless landscape

 

One of my favorite pictures of reindeer from Spitsbergen.


Location: Adventdalen, Spitsbergen

Tags: reideer, spitsbergen, stian holmen, winter



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  1. Werner said:

    17/03/2011 11:13

    There could hardly be a better way to express the harsh beauty of Spitsbergen. Great image!

  2. Sven Zacek said:

    17/03/2011 13:21

    Minimalism in the sense of only a few colors is always something that appeals to me and when you have such a grand landscape with an animal in it then you have hit the jackpot.

  3. Sven Zacek said:

    17/03/2011 13:22

    One thing though. Have you tryed adding a bit grain to the image, because on a second look it is kind of strange to see the black areas without any detail.

  4. Bruno said:

    17/03/2011 21:26

    Very strong image, Stian. I second Sven's thought about adding a bit of structure. Perhaps, I find it a bit too contrasty. Cool idea, in any case.