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Hi

Thanks for looking. Comments and critique encouraged.

Mark

Brand:Canon
Camera:Canon EOS 60D
Lens:Sigma 10-20mm f/4-5.6 EX DC HSM
Recording media:RAW (digital)
Date Taken:16 May 2010 - 8:50 PM
Focal Length:10mm
Lens Max Aperture:f/4.0
Aperture:f/20.0
Shutter Speed:70sec
Exposure Comp:0.0
ISO:100
Exposure Mode:Manual
Metering Mode:Multi-segment
Flash:Off, Did not fire
Title:Head In The Clouds
Username:MarkBroughton MarkBroughton
Uploaded:6 Jul 2012 - 11:18 AM
Tags:Crosby beach, Gormley, Landscape / travel
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paskinmj
paskinmj  5 United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
6 Jul 2012 - 11:25 AM

Stunning image and contre-jour.
Matt

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Pete
Pete Site Moderator 1318443 forum postsPete vcard ePz Advertiser England96 Constructive Critique Points
6 Jul 2012 - 12:56 PM

Interesting to see the statue in the centre for a change. And the movement in the sky breaks the stillness.

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MarkBroughton

Thanks Matt and Pete, appreciate the comments, and much appreciate the EC too Smile
Mark

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almiles
almiles  438 forum posts United Kingdom98 Constructive Critique Points
6 Jul 2012 - 1:51 PM

I like the central figure placement which, combined with the long exposure allowing the sky to rush by, enhances the contemplative feel of the silhouette. The surround expanse of empty beach also gives a sense of isolation. Great stuff! Smile

Al

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parallax
parallax e2 Member 5116 forum postsparallax vcard United Kingdom
6 Jul 2012 - 3:38 PM

Nice execution of long exposure.

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SosFM
SosFM  581 forum posts United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
6 Jul 2012 - 4:55 PM

Excellent image.

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MattK
MattK  263 forum posts United Kingdom
6 Jul 2012 - 5:04 PM

A lot of great things about this image.

The long exposure has worked really well and the colour of the clouds/sky creates quite a moody image. I agree with almiles as I like the central placement of the statue too. This shot does have quite a lonely and contemplative feel about it and in my mind it almost looks as though the statue is someone who is walking out into the sea.

Love it and definitely deserves the awards.

Matt Smile

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Tynnwrlluniau e2 Member 439 forum postsTynnwrlluniau vcard Wales36 Constructive Critique Points
6 Jul 2012 - 5:37 PM

Beautifully done, Mark. Great comp, light and colour.
Alun

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MarkBroughton

Thanks very much everyone for the comments. Also special thanks for Matt and Alun for the UA's, made up cheers Smile

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sut68
sut68 e2 Member 111997 forum postssut68 vcard England76 Constructive Critique Points
6 Jul 2012 - 6:46 PM

Nice one mate, congrats!!!

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chris-p
chris-p e2 Member 864 forum postschris-p vcard England
6 Jul 2012 - 6:47 PM

Well done Mark..

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MarkBroughton

Cheers Paul & Chris Smile

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Anna_W
Anna_W  2 United Kingdom2 Constructive Critique Points
6 Jul 2012 - 10:27 PM

The central placement of both the figure and the horizon work really well here and low light and long exposure give a wonderful atmosphere to this one. I like the way the subtle reflected light silhouettes the figure. A cracking image Smile
Regards
Anna

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CraigWalker
11 Jul 2012 - 1:33 PM

Cracking image. Decided to award a UA. Nice work!

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