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Divine flame 4

Posted by
Devi (Chennai, India) on 2 June 2017 in Lifestyle & Culture and Portfolio.

The twigs have almost got burnt out..the smoke is obvious.These twigs are from special trees - medicinal- associated with Temple worship.
This shot was taken from behind a steel railing, Grouser.Those pipe like things are the blurred steel railings:))))))))))))))))))

SONY DSC-HX100V 1/80 second F/5.0 ISO 800 80 mm

Jypyä Pop from Turku, Finland

The flame is like life, it lights up, swells and a little before it goes out begins to fade.

2 Jun 2017 5:19am

@Jypyä Pop: Exactly Jypya :)

ursulakatariina from Turku, Finland

Beautiful, you have captured the smoke beautifully.

2 Jun 2017 5:42am

@ursulakatariina: Thank you Ursula :)))

tataray from Charentes-Poitou, France

Belle composition et jolie prise. )

2 Jun 2017 5:51am

@tataray: Merci beaucoup tataray :)

Captain Guildive Ajoupa from Saint Nazaire Pays de la Loire, France

Une interessante composition.

2 Jun 2017 6:10am

@Captain Guildive Ajoupa: Mercu beaucoup Captain :)

Martine Libouton from Bousval, Belgium

Une belle prise!

2 Jun 2017 7:36am

@Martine Libouton: Merci beaucoup Martine :)

Marjolein from Westvoorne, Netherlands

I can smell the fire of this holy fire

2 Jun 2017 8:00am

@Marjolein: Thank you Marjolein :)

Aigleloup from Rebecq, Belgium

Très belle cette photo

2 Jun 2017 9:05am

@Aigleloup: Merci beaucoup Aigleloup :)

Curly from South Shields, United Kingdom

Yeah, I can imagine the marvellous aromas here. You will have to practice pressing that camera right up to the fence :-)

2 Jun 2017 11:06am

@Curly: Thank you Curly..I tried my best and just sould not get rid of this view ! There was a crowd blocking and all I could do was get the camera inbetween the steel rods ! May be next time, I should get the front space !

Hiro from Kyoto, Japan

very nice

2 Jun 2017 11:10am

@Hiro: Thank you Hiro :))

grouser from Ludlow, United Kingdom

No smoke without fire and this is a nice illustration of it

2 Jun 2017 1:47pm

@grouser: Yes how right you are ! Never connected with this :)))

B. Thomas from Arlington, Texas, United States

Nice work.

2 Jun 2017 2:04pm

@B. Thomas: Thank you B:))

Kyu from Kyoto, Japan

Fantastic image. Beautiful.

2 Jun 2017 2:46pm

@Kyu: Thank you very much Kyu :)

Don from Spokane, United States

A fine capture of the smoke. Well done.

2 Jun 2017 2:48pm

@Don: Thank you Don :)

Ruthiebear from Titusville, NJ, United States

I like the wafts of smoke. I can imagine the lovely aroma

2 Jun 2017 2:52pm

@Ruthiebear: Thank you Ruthie :)

Mhelene from Villiers-sur-Marne, France

Superb capture of the smoke .

2 Jun 2017 3:22pm

@Mhelene: Thank you very much Mhelene :)

Nicou from Sion, Switzerland

Quelle fumée e tiamge quel captage et vue superbe.

2 Jun 2017 3:28pm

@Nicou: merci beaucoup mon ami Nicou:)

Irene from San Francisco, United States

Good shot.

2 Jun 2017 3:40pm

@Irene: Thank you very much Irene :)

Willem from Noord-Scharwoude, Netherlands

A nice and interesting series sofar, nice shot again.

2 Jun 2017 3:51pm

@Willem: Thank you very much Willem :)

Nina from Hamburg, Germany

great composition, a very atmospheric picture :))

2 Jun 2017 4:10pm

@Nina: Thank you Nina :)

Claudiel from belgium, Belgium

Very nice

2 Jun 2017 4:34pm

@Claudiel: Thank you Claudiel :)

Lalena from Barcelona, Spain

Excellent macro!

2 Jun 2017 5:15pm

@Lalena: Thank you Lalena :)

Lewis from Harns, Netherlands

Nice details in the twiglets.

2 Jun 2017 6:21pm

@Lewis: Thank you Lewis :)

Adela Fonts from Barcelona, Spain

It is not long before the wood is burned at all. A beautiful ceremony Devi...

2 Jun 2017 6:41pm

@Adela Fonts: Thank you Adela :)

Mireille T. from Ribérac, France

Excellent point of view on the fire and the lovely twigs! Very interesting ceremony!

2 Jun 2017 6:56pm

@Mireille T.: Thank you very much Mireille :)

fateme@@ from Dezful, Iran

Smoke is always making amazing shapes...

2 Jun 2017 8:56pm

@fateme@@: :) That's so right fateme:)

Harry from Apex, NC, United States

i hope the twigs were chosen for aromatic smoke

3 Jun 2017 1:04am

@Harry: Yes Harry and also the smoke that emanates from this kills a lot of germs.

Elaine Hancock from Olney, United States

The flame has a cycle like everything else. Very symbolic. A wonderful series!

3 Jun 2017 1:42am

@Elaine Hancock: Thank you Elaine :)

Michael Rawluk from Williams Lake, BC, Canada

That is another very nice shot.

3 Jun 2017 2:05am

@Michael Rawluk: Thank you Michael :)

Sam from Chennai, India

Another beautiful shot in this series. Excellent.
Nice little flame in the midst of smoke. Thank you, Devi. :)

3 Jun 2017 3:34am

@Sam: Thank you very much Sam :)

Steve Rice from Olympia, United States

A pretty shot of the flame and thick smoke.

3 Jun 2017 3:50am

@Steve Rice: Thank you very much Steve:)

omid from mashhad, Iran


3 Jun 2017 7:58am

@omid: Thank you Omid :)

L'Angevine from Angers, France


3 Jun 2017 8:54am

@L'Angevine: Merci beaucoup L'Angevine :)

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