Square Landscapes

by Marsha February. 22, 2021 250 views

I’m drawn to photos cropped to a square format. As I photograph mostly landscapes these days this isn’t always an option, but occasionally it seems to work. Interestingly, as I’ve gone back through my archives of landscape shots, I’ve found a few that in tinkering around seem to be improved by cropping to squares. Here are a handful of recent and not so recent examples.

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Rachele Schneekloth 2 days, 1 hour ago

I love the square crop! Beautiful images.

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Gethin Thomas 2 days, 5 hours ago

#5 This has a Japanese feel. Reminds me of Toshio Shibata.

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Marsha Replied to Gethin Thomas 2 days, 5 hours ago

That’s interesting. This is a small mountain lake near where I live - always a great place to catch a shot, especially earlier in the morning. Right now ice fisherman are having at it.

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Goshaa 2 days, 8 hours ago

Love all, but nr 4 is the most beautifull. Greetings!

2 days, 8 hours ago Edited
Marsha Replied to Goshaa 2 days, 5 hours ago

Thanks, Maggie!

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Tom Thompson 2 days, 20 hours ago

Beautiful captures love the colors in #4

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Marsha Replied to Tom Thompson 2 days, 5 hours ago

Sunset on the way back home...thanks, Tom.

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James V 2 days, 21 hours ago

very nice work

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Marsha Replied to James V 2 days, 5 hours ago

Thank you.

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Craig Casterline 2 days, 22 hours ago

I really like the contrasting colors in #2 and #5 has great leading lines.

2 days, 22 hours ago Edited
Benny Law 2 days, 23 hours ago

Fantastic images! They make me miss Colorado again.

2 days, 23 hours ago Edited
Marsha Replied to Benny Law 2 days, 5 hours ago

Gotta be hard to live here and then go way. Most of my family lives in Kansas...glad I’m here, at least for now!

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Chuck Staruch 3 days ago

Seems to work, great shots. I really like #4 and #5camera

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Marsha Replied to Chuck Staruch 2 days, 5 hours ago

Thanks a lot, Chuck!

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Berckmans Peter 3 days, 1 hour ago

Good results.

3 days, 1 hour ago Edited
Marsha Replied to Berckmans Peter 2 days, 5 hours ago

Thanks much!

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