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Beach textures

Beach textures

Diffused light filtered through altocumulus clouds and ND grad filter let me catch all the details at Compton Beach, Isle of Wight



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this is a beautiful shot. The beach and water look so inviting. You have captured so much detail. good luck Smile
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#1 Fri June 12, 2009 7:54pm

Beautifully composed.... love the diagonal lines in the sky.
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#2 Sat June 13, 2009 6:50am

Good luck with this, it really is exceptional. I really must get myself some filters.

Only one personal niggle is the small area of land on the right that keeps catching my eye whenever I look at the picture. But that is just me. It is still an amazing picture.



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#3 Sun June 14, 2009 10:43pm

Thanks for the kind words and feedback.

@jennyscott22 - i wanted to leave in a little clue as to the location Smile
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#4 Mon June 15, 2009 8:36am

Extraordinary colors, and an incredible reflection of the sun. Well done
#5 Thu June 18, 2009 12:08am

Ditto the above!
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#6 Sun June 21, 2009 12:23am

Wonderful composition.....nice work (good luck with this one, its a beauty!)......SmileAlan
#7 Thu June 25, 2009 9:17am

jonathan bean
I agree about the small bit of land on the right but it is stunning none the less!
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#8 Sun June 28, 2009 10:56am

Congratulations!!! A real beauty!
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Romans 1:16
#9 Wed July 1, 2009 12:37pm

Congratulations!!! Smile!
#10 Wed July 1, 2009 1:09pm

Well done - I love the water draining away from those pebbles and the wee patterns in sand around them! Congrats! Viv
#11 Wed July 1, 2009 1:27pm

Congratulations!......super shot, well deserved!.......SmileAlan
#12 Wed July 1, 2009 2:35pm

Congratulations on a beauty of a shot. Cat
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#13 Wed July 1, 2009 8:53pm

Snap Happy
The beach is amazing, and is the winning feature of this shot - great work!


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