Theo Bosboom - Autumn river


Autumn on Iceland is short and intense, like in most countries close to the polar circle. It is a bit harder to find the beautiful autumn colours, because there are hardly any trees growing. This picture was taken near the Bruarfoss, a beautiful waterfall in South-west Iceland. I wanted to combine the coloured spots of (unsharp) autumn leaves with the view of a flowing river and therefore took the picture through a branche with nicely coloured birch leaves. I liked the abstract effect it gave.

Tags: abstract, autumn, autumn leaves, Bruara, Bruarfoss, Iceland, river, Theo Bosboom

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  1. Luciano Gaudenzio said:

    26/09/2011 10:21

    Great shot Theo!
    Impressions and colors in a perfect connection....

  2. Werner said:

    26/09/2011 10:47

    Artistic photography at it's best!

  3. Andrew George said:

    26/09/2011 12:20

    Indeed like Luciano & Werner mentioned, well done and I would love the see Iceland in Autumn myself :)

  4. David Guimaraes said:

    26/09/2011 23:05

    Great, great shot! I would love to have this image in my living room wall, it is just a impressionist dream! Congratulations!

  5. Judy said:

    27/09/2011 03:02

    It looks like an artist had a great time with painting a lot of white over his colorful painting!

  6. Theo said:

    28/09/2011 09:10

    Thanks everyone!
    @David: this could be arranged of course ;-)

  7. JoĆ£o Petronilho said:

    02/10/2011 20:28

    great picture and excellent autumn inspiration! An image that transmit the feeling that soon after the autumn winter lurks. Excellent!

  8. Sven Zacek said:

    03/10/2011 22:56

    That is the best impressinostic photo I have seen. Great idea Theo.

  9. Sandra said:

    04/10/2011 09:46

    Perfect colours and shapes ... nothing that interferes ... just beautiful.

  10. Susi said:

    03/07/2012 14:04

    What a most beautiful picture...I'm sorry, A PAINTING!!!