Not a bad place to be a horse.

The Palisades in the background.
Eastern Sierras,

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Konrad Sus

Konrad Sus - Sep 11, 2009 9:05 am - Voted 10/10

Right

Funny title of this photo :-)

Marcsoltan

Marcsoltan - Sep 11, 2009 9:33 am - Hasn't voted

Re: Right

When I was taking this shot, I was thinking this exact thought.
Thanks for the visit, Konrad,
Marc

lcarreau

lcarreau - Sep 12, 2009 12:10 am - Voted 10/10

Funny ...

I was going to say there was no "red" in your
photo, but the horse on the RIGHT is of a
"burnt" chestnut; very close to being red.

Has it snowed (yet) in the eastern Sierra ???

Marcsoltan

Marcsoltan - Sep 12, 2009 2:08 am - Hasn't voted

Re: Funny ...

Hi Larry, Sorry I had run out of Costco special red color. So I just picked up some burnt red instead.

Are you kidding about the snow? It's still very hot below 12000 feet. I took this shot in winter of 2008.
Thanks for the visit, Larry,

madeintahoe

madeintahoe - Sep 12, 2009 12:12 am - Voted 10/10

So Lovely

I really love this photo! The horses make it I think..Yes I think they are happy to be right there.
Thank you

Marcsoltan

Marcsoltan - Sep 12, 2009 2:11 am - Hasn't voted

Re: So Lovely

Actually, these two were members of a family of five, and they all looked happy. I had some photos of the whole family, but I thought these two looked very relaxed.

Thanks for the visit and the comment.

Tomek Lodowy

Tomek Lodowy - Sep 12, 2009 7:09 am - Voted 10/10

I love it

Horses with mountains in the background present themselves like a fairy tale story...I experienced similar views in Romanian Carpathians recently, not to forget. Superb shot Marc.

Tomek

Marcsoltan

Marcsoltan - Sep 12, 2009 10:31 am - Hasn't voted

Re: I love it

I was there just to take photo of the mountains, then I saw the horses. I was afraid that my presence may scare them and they would leave. But things worked out great, and they stayed and continued grazing.
Thank you for the visit and the comment, Tomek,
Marc

Dean

Dean - Sep 12, 2009 9:08 am - Voted 10/10

Truly special

I said "wow" when I saw this one. Nice composition. My son in law took a great shot (imho) of horses when we were at Capitol Reef not long ago (pic) so suddenly I am noticing the cool pics that have horses in them.

Marcsoltan

Marcsoltan - Sep 12, 2009 10:35 am - Hasn't voted

Re: Truly special

I checked out your photo of the horses and red rock formations. The photo is truly beautiful with the green grass, and the rocks. Ever since I took this photo, I have been stopping and taking more photos of horses and cows in pastures. Thank you for the compliment, Dean.

Piku

Piku - Sep 12, 2009 11:18 am - Voted 10/10

Congratulations ...

... for the PHOTO of the DAY :-))))!
It is really amazing picture, Marc. Again :-))).

√údv,

Miki

Marcsoltan

Marcsoltan - Sep 12, 2009 1:12 pm - Hasn't voted

Re: Congratulations ...

I feel lucky that these horses were right where I wanted them. Those snow covered mountain you see in the photo are all dry now. I can't wait for some snow on our mountains.
Thanks you for the visit and the comment, Miki,
Marc

lcarreau

lcarreau - Sep 13, 2009 8:12 pm - Voted 10/10

Re: Congratulations ...

Sorry, Marc, I was knocked off of SP for over
12 hours.

Actually, I prefer "Lowe's" over "Costco,"
regarding painting products. In my
neighborhood, Lowe's is right next to REI,
allowing me to bring home pitons as well as
paint brushes.

: ))))))))

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