Draped in Kelp, Below by 8000 Feet

:Draped in Kelp, Below by 8000 Feet

Draped in Kelp, Below by 8000 Feet

2012-10-07T19:06:08+00:00 October 7th, 2012|Flora, Uncategorized|2 Comments

“Under the brine you won’t notice the dark
Can stone and steel and horses heels
Ever explain the way you feel?
From Scapa Flow to Rotherhithe,
I felt the lapping of an ebbing tide
Oh the heavy water how it enfolds
The salt, the spray, the gorgeous undertow
Always, always, always the sea
Brilliantine mortality.”

~ British Sea Power – from the song Carrion

:: A solitary stem in a mini kelp forest that invited us in … inspiring a lyric of the sea and brilliantine mortality.

(Shot on Elliott Bay in Seattle • Olympus OM-D E-M5 • Lumix 100-300mm • Processed in Lightroom and Nik ColorEfex & SilverEfex)

Bull Kelp in black and white Seattle

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  1. Glenn Nevill October 9, 2012 at 5:11 pm - Reply

    Sweet shot Ingrid.

    • ingrid October 10, 2012 at 6:25 pm - Reply

      Thanks, Glenn. I hope, as always, that San Francisco is treating you well~!

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