Login or Join Now

Upload your photos, chat, win prizes and much more

Remember Me

Can't Access your Account?

New to ePHOTOzine? Join ePHOTOzine for free!

A walk in the surf

Join Now

Join ePHOTOzine, the friendliest photography community.

Upload photos, chat with photographers, win prizes and much more for free!

Add Comment

Yesterday was a really stormy day, but at least in the morning the sun was shining and the rain and storm hadn't yet started.
We decided to spend a couple of hours walking on the beach and taking mostly rubbish shots.
This group came into view so at least I got one reasonable shot.
I've taken the clarity right down and put on a fair amount of Gaussian blur to try and get a dreamy and sort of mystical appearance.

I'm away a lot at the moment and have very little time for EPZ so I do apologise if I only manage to click and run.
Hope you are all well.

Camera:Sony A700
Lens:Minolta 28-80mm
Recording media:JPEG (digital)
Title:A walk in the surf
Username:Nettles Nettles
Uploaded:7 Sep 2010 - 4:35 PM
Tags:Bridlington, General, Landscape / travel, Portraits / people, Sea, Seaside, Storm
VS Mode Rating Unrated
These stats show the percentage of wins and the rating score that your photo has achieved. You can go to the VS Mode by clicking on this icon.

Signup to e2

Signup to e2 to see which photo this has won or lost against in the vs mode


mikbee e2 Member 7mikbee vcard Scotland7 Constructive Critique Points
7 Sep 2010 - 5:17 PM

Good work Annette.Very effective.And would like to see your rubbish shots.Was the rubbish on the beach or in a wheelie bin ? !!

Nettles  7 England
7 Sep 2010 - 5:30 PM

Actually Mick, I would hate to tell you what we found on the beach. There was a toilet roll holder and other assorted detritus, even though the beach had just been cleaned!
Cheers Annette

CarolG e2 Member 7128 forum postsCarolG vcard Greece17 Constructive Critique Points
7 Sep 2010 - 5:37 PM

Love the simplicity of this, Annette, well composed and captured. Carol

andylea  537 forum posts United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
7 Sep 2010 - 5:41 PM

wonderful light and colours annette this is brilliant nice one Wink

LesF e2 Member 7176 forum postsLesF vcard 8 Constructive Critique Points
7 Sep 2010 - 6:20 PM

Love the processing has a nice feel about it


EAS  5 Scotland13 Constructive Critique Points
7 Sep 2010 - 6:21 PM

The manipulation has certainly produced an air of mystery, though reading about toilet roll holders along the beach certainly didn't!! Nice to see you popping in again.


mrjt  8 United Kingdom
7 Sep 2010 - 6:39 PM

A well processed image, making a very pleasing image...Jack

jaktis e2 Member 1081 forum postsjaktis vcard Sweden
7 Sep 2010 - 7:37 PM

Well done in creating the soft feeling


bricurtis e2 Member 91904 forum postsbricurtis vcard England48 Constructive Critique Points
7 Sep 2010 - 8:31 PM

I think the blur is very effective.


An effective piece of manipulation here Annette, this makes a lovely image.

franken e2 Member 123126 forum postsfranken vcard Wales4 Constructive Critique Points
7 Sep 2010 - 9:31 PM

Works for me - excellent.


8 Sep 2010 - 6:29 PM

Like the effect, well done Smile

Maiwand e2 Member 7Maiwand vcard England69 Constructive Critique Points
8 Sep 2010 - 7:42 PM

Such an atmospheric shot Annette. It really does have the feel of a windy and stormy beach. Excellent.

fentiger e2 Member 13915 forum postsfentiger vcard England22 Constructive Critique Points
9 Sep 2010 - 8:01 AM

A fine composition and I like the treatment applied.


brownsilent e2 Member 7brownsilent vcard United Kingdom2 Constructive Critique Points
14 Sep 2010 - 9:27 AM

Dreams of summer.... nice finishing,

sparklep  7146 forum posts1 Constructive Critique Points
15 Sep 2010 - 11:46 PM

Wonderful soft light. Love the photo.

- Original Poster Comments
- Your Posts

Add a Comment

You must be a member to leave a comment

Remember me:
Un-tick this box if you want to login each time you visit.