Winter Magic

Uploaded: December 14, 2020 20:45:20 | Entered: December 14, 2020 20:45:20

Description

Tamron28-300mm, F8, 1/1600, ISO400 This shot was taken in the dead of winter from the Canadian side of Niagara Falls State Park looking toward the American side, shooting straight towards the Horseshoe Falls. You can see the trees coated with ice from the ever present mist created by the famous waterfall. The mist sometimes blocks the view of the falls but it is is also very common to see a rainbow in the mix making the entire scene magical. I believe that winter is the prettiest season to view Niagara Falls. Currently we cannot cross the border to the Canadian side because of COVID restrictions.

Comments

Susan Williams level-classic December 14, 2020

What a wonderful and magical capture, Terry! #1752521

Terry Korpela level-deluxe December 14, 2020

Nicely Done Terry! #11858040

Rudi Reiner level-classic December 14, 2020

Super timing Terry, what a special nature shot! #11858047

Jeff Robinson level-deluxe December 15, 2020

Very beautifully captured Terry! #11858051

Leslie McLain level-deluxe December 15, 2020

Stunning winter capture with the added touch of the rainbow, Terry. #11858052

Tammy M. Anderson level-deluxe December 15, 2020

Gorgeous capture. Love the comp. light and rainbow. Was up there several years ago and the Canadian side is much more scenic then the American. #11858059

Christine Greenspan level-deluxe December 15, 2020

Wow, Terry, this is gorgeous! Love how you placed the rainbow. Hope we see this again. Amazing. #11858062

Oscar J. Pung level-classic December 15, 2020

Gosh, what a glorious winter scene Terry. Wonderful photo! #11858076

Randall V. Rainey level-deluxe December 15, 2020

Well done Terry, love the rainbow and comp. A FAV #11858079

Ujjwal Mukherjee level-classic December 15, 2020

Spectacular scene,Terry! The rainbow has created the most incredible contrast with what was already a magical winter scene and setting! This was a sight to behold! Outstanding in every way! #11858094

Janet Criswell level-deluxe December 15, 2020

Fantastic image, Terry! We'll see this again! #11858100

Martha R. Mazon level-classic December 15, 2020

Magical indeed, Terry! Exquisite! #11858115

Bojan Bencic level-classic December 15, 2020

That is magical, Terry. Beautiful photo. #11858137

Adilson F. Ferreira level-classic December 15, 2020

Terrific capture, Terry! Wonderful colors and composition! #11858160

Joanna Kovalcsik level-classic December 15, 2020

Simply marvelous, Terry! #11858206

Amalia Sylvia Arriaga Salinas level-classic December 15, 2020

WOW, What a beautiful image Terry! #11858250

Val Feldman level-deluxe December 15, 2020

I can only add another WOW to this glorious image, Ms T! A phenomenally wonderful capture and one I'm sure we'll see again! #11858274

Natasha Pliss level-deluxe December 15, 2020

Outstanding image, Terry!! Remarkable and incredibly beautiful winter landscape! #11858324

Nancy L. Green level-classic December 17, 2020

I see that place certainly is magical Terry, BEAUTIFULLY done!! << #11858837

Janet Criswell level-deluxe January 31, 2021

Congratulations on your 1st Prize win, Terry! I knew we'd see this again. ;) #11872108

Natasha Pliss level-deluxe January 31, 2021

Warmest congratulations on this outstanding First Place Winner, Terry!!! #11872115

Joanna Kovalcsik level-classic January 31, 2021

Fantastic first place winner, Terry-- congratulations! #11872120

Neil R. Shapiro January 31, 2021

Beautiful Terry! Congratulations on your first place gold! #11872211

Rudi Reiner level-classic January 31, 2021

Congratulations Terry, this is really special winter capture! #11872223

Elias A. Tyligadas level-deluxe February 01, 2021

Congratulations on the exquisite 1st place Gold ! #11872243

Terry Korpela level-deluxe February 01, 2021

Congratulations Terry! #11872247

Ujjwal Mukherjee level-classic February 01, 2021

Huge congratulations on your outstanding first place winner,Terry! #11872292

Leslie McLain level-deluxe February 01, 2021

Congrats on a stunning winner, Terry. #11872310

Tammy M. Anderson level-deluxe February 01, 2021

Beautiful winner. Congratulations, Terry. #11872348

Claudia Kuhn level-classic February 01, 2021

Congratulations on your beautiful winner, Terry! #11872355

Kathleen Holcomb Johnson level-addict February 01, 2021

Beautifully captured Terry....Congratulations! #11872369

Linda S. Smith level-classic February 01, 2021

Huge Congrats on this beautiful FIRST PLACE WIN Terry! #11872383

Martha R. Mazon level-classic February 01, 2021

Congratulations on your beautiful First Place winner, Terry!! #11872425

Candice C. Calhoun level-deluxe February 01, 2021

Awesome First Place Winner! Congratulations! ccc #11872448

Jacquie Palazzolo level-deluxe February 01, 2021

So beautiful, Terry!! A Big Congratulations on your Gold! Well deserved. #11872565

Gerda Grice level-deluxe February 01, 2021

This image really is magic, Terry! Many congratulations on your 1st place win! #11872570

Carol Quina level-classic February 01, 2021

Congratulations on your FIRST PLACE win for this awesome capture. #11872594

Karen Celella level-deluxe February 01, 2021

Congratulations on your outstanding gold award, Terry! #11872604

Deborah C. Lewinson level-addict February 01, 2021

Huge congrats on your First Place win Terry, for this stunning winter image. Love it! #11872649

G. Margaret Hennes level-deluxe February 01, 2021

Congrats on your awesome winter capture Terry! #11872673

Oscar J. Pung level-classic February 01, 2021

How wonderful to see your photo again Terry. Congratulations on your Gold! #11872693

Adilson F. Ferreira level-classic February 01, 2021

Contratulations on your wonderful win Terry! #11872731

Bob D. Hall level-classic February 01, 2021

Wonderful photo and story, Terry! I have to agree with you. This is the prettiest photo I have ever seen of the falls. I bet it's quieter there in the winter. #11872756

Bob D. Hall level-classic February 01, 2021

I forgot to BIGGGG Congrats on your 1st place gold!!! #11872761

Dee Langevin level-classic February 01, 2021

Congratulations Terry on your wonderful First Place Win! #11872765

Lori A. Nevers level-deluxe February 01, 2021

Congratulations Terry, beautiful image! #11872797

LJ Corliss level-classic February 01, 2021

Congratulations on your beautiful First Place win :) #11872804

Andrew I. Boyd February 02, 2021

Congrats, Terry #11873032

Bojan Bencic level-classic February 02, 2021

Congratulations, Terry! #11873069

Nancy L. Green level-classic February 02, 2021

CONGRATULATIONS Terry, that rainbow makes this extra special!!! << #11873166

Val Feldman level-deluxe February 02, 2021

Looks as tho a Badge of Gold for a spectacular First Place Win was at the end of your rainbow, Ms T! Big congrats on your Win, Buffalo Gal! #11873267

Jeff Robinson level-deluxe February 03, 2021

Congrats on your Win Terry!! #11873405

Christine Greenspan level-deluxe February 03, 2021

Really happy to see this win! Big congrats, Terry! You deserve it. #11873456

Joannie Bertucci level-classic February 04, 2021

Nature at her finest! Stunning presentation of the falls Terry! Congrats on your 1st prize win! #11873670

Amanda D. Austwick level-classic February 04, 2021

Congratulations on this wonderful First Place Gold! #11873744

Gail Sullivan level-classic February 05, 2021

Congrats, Terry! #11874115

Gerda Grice level-deluxe April 09, 2021

Gorgeous, Terry! Many congratulations on your POTD! #11890652

Dean Campbell level-classic April 09, 2021

A very cool capture! Congrats Terry on your beautiful First Place Winner and POTD!! photo. #11890669

Jeff Robinson level-deluxe April 09, 2021

Congrats once again Terry for your POTD!! #11890670

Janet Criswell level-deluxe April 09, 2021

Congrats again for your wonderful POTD, Terry! #11890673

Linda M. Solari level-deluxe April 09, 2021

Congrats on your Gold medals, and on this beautiful composition. I love the rainbow on the right side! #11890674

Teresa Burnett level-deluxe April 09, 2021

Congrats on you POTD, Terry. I’ve always loved this one. #11890685

LJ Corliss level-classic April 09, 2021

Congrats on POTD :) #11890689

Bob D. Hall level-classic April 09, 2021

Another great big Congrats,Terry!!! #11890693

Terry Korpela level-deluxe April 09, 2021

Congratulations for your POTD Terry! #11890715

Don Johnson level-deluxe April 09, 2021

Beautiful shot Terry! Well deserving of the POTD and the First Place Award!! #11890731

Natasha Pliss level-deluxe April 09, 2021

One more Gold badge for the outstanding winter scenery image! Congratulations, Terry!! #11890734

Jim Miotke level-classic My Courses April 09, 2021 1

I really love this photo, Terry. #11890741

Terry Cervi level-classic April 09, 2021

Thank you all for your kind comments!! #11890779

Paul Coco level-deluxe April 10, 2021

Beautiful! Congrats on POTD! #11890789

John Rivera level-deluxe April 10, 2021

Love this photo! Congratulations on your Gold!!! #11890793

Tammy M. Anderson level-deluxe April 10, 2021

Congrats on your awesome POTD, Terry. #11890844

Oscar J. Pung level-classic April 10, 2021

Congratulations on your {OTD, Terry. Absolutely beautiful. #11890848

Terry Cervi level-classic April 10, 2021

Thank you Paul, John, Tammy and Oscar!! #11890875

G. Margaret Hennes level-deluxe April 12, 2021

Just gorgeous terry! Congratulations on your POTD! A fave! #11891382

Rudi Reiner level-classic April 22, 2021

Congratulations on your POTD Terry! #11893546

To discuss, first log in or sign up (buttons are at top center of page).

Get Constructive Critiques

Sign up for an interactive online photography course to get critiques on your photos.


 

Did You Know?

Discussions by Category: You can view photo discussions on various themes in the Community > Photo Discussions section of the site.

BetterPhoto Websites: If you see an orange website link directly under the photographer's name, it's totally okay. It's not spam. The reason: BetterPhoto is the one that offers these personal photography websites. We are supporting our clients with those links.

Unavailable EXIF: If there is no other information but 'Unavailable' in the EXIF (meaning no EXIF data exists with the photo), the 'Unavailable' blurb is not displayed. If there is any info, it shows. Many photos have the EXIF stripped out when people modify the image and resave it, before uploading.


 

The following truth is one of the core philosophies of BetterPhoto:

I hear, I forget.
I see, I remember.
I do, I understand.

You learn by doing. Take your next online photography class.

BetterPhoto.com Photo Contest FIRST PLACE WinnerPhotography Contest Photo of the Day


Copyright for this gallery photo belongs solely to Terry Cervi.
Images may not be copied, downloaded, or used in any way without the expressed, written permission of the photographer. Contact photographer via gallery
Log in to follow or message this photographer or report this photo.