Island in a Sea of Red

Daily Image - 13 February 2012 - Island in a Sea of Red

This pile of rocks was created when the field was originally cleared for farming. Many years later nature has been taking over and the natural acidity of the soil is allowing the field to become a wild blueberry barren, with its characteristic winter cover of red leaves.

Sony A-900 – Sigma 24-70mm – f 2.8 – 50mm – ISO 100 – f8 – 1/200.


About gerrycurry

Gerry Curry was educated at Toronto’s Humber College of Applied Arts and Technology, where he received a diploma in Fine Arts - Photography. Gerry is a certified Apple Computer Systems Engineer by profession and as an independent consultant has worked with the graphic arts and pre-press industry, both in south-western Ontario and Nova Scotia, Canada, for over 26 years. He has been at the forefront of digital imaging from its inception. Gerry teaches primary computer systems maintenance, advanced colour calibration and colour management courses for graphic design, digital fine art and photography students as well as professionals. For several years, in the 80's he was an annual guest lecturer on user-based computer maintenance at the Rochester Institute of Technology - College of Imaging Arts and Sciences. Gerry now lives on the southwestern tip of Nova Scotia, close to Yarmouth, where he shares 30 acres close to the sea with his wife Nancy and their English and Welsh Springer Spaniels. Gerry enjoys tinkering with computers, working his dogs, flyfishing, writing and of course, photography.
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2 Responses to Island in a Sea of Red

  1. Sandi Gargano says:

    Wow. Imagine moving those big rocks!

  2. Gregory Jamieson says:

    i like this picture and am interested where it was taken.

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