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...looking down The Clyde from Portencross, I had been after the Arran Ferry but arrived as it went into Brodick Bay, the yacht saved the day and looks totally different from what I had planned.
1 frame cropped and toned.

100-300mm Sigma apo dg hsm, @300mm, tripod, remote release

Camera:Canon EOS 5D
Lens:100-300mm f4 EX IF HSM DG
Recording media:RAW (digital)
Title:Over the Horizon...
Username:Scottishlandscapes Scottishlandscapes
Uploaded:19 Nov 2007 - 6:45 AM
Tags:Landscape / travel
Votes:39

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Buffalo_Tom
Buffalo_Tom e2 Member 82322 forum postsBuffalo_Tom vcard Wales9 Constructive Critique Points
19 Nov 2007 - 6:48 AM

Very different for you Doug.Excellent composition.
Tom.

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rontear
rontear e2 Member 11rontear vcard England6 Constructive Critique Points
19 Nov 2007 - 7:13 AM

Simply beautiful Doug. Ron.

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John Giddings
John Giddings e2 Member 12John Giddings vcard England
19 Nov 2007 - 8:46 AM

Love the minimalist look here Doug.
John.

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Digicat
Digicat  7127 forum posts
19 Nov 2007 - 8:51 AM

wonderful image and presentation Dougie - good job you missed the ferry shot - that would have been boring compared to this!! Grin

the rolling clouds really make this

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MikeA
MikeA e2 Member 101198 forum postsMikeA vcard England
19 Nov 2007 - 9:08 AM

Like the pano crop and clouds Dougie. the bird to the right balances the image beautifully.

MikeA.

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KarenFB
KarenFB Junior Gallery Team 84360 forum postsKarenFB vcard England163 Constructive Critique Points
19 Nov 2007 - 9:17 AM

I think MikeA has said everything I was going to!! A beautiful image, one for the wall!! Smile

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GalleryGirl
19 Nov 2007 - 9:21 AM

Wow - what a superb image.
Marilyn x

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woolybill1
woolybill1 e2 Member 8woolybill1 vcard United Kingdom65 Constructive Critique Points
19 Nov 2007 - 9:56 AM

Very, very fine, an image to make you proud and me jealous.
Bill

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AngieLatham
AngieLatham e2 Member 10789 forum postsAngieLatham vcard United Kingdom2 Constructive Critique Points
19 Nov 2007 - 10:28 AM

somthing quite differnt from you Dougie and it's a real eye catcher, love the bird balancing the shot.A great sense of scale and isolation Smile

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simon butterworth
simon butterworth e2 Member 1041 forum postssimon butterworth vcard 1 Constructive Critique Points
19 Nov 2007 - 10:52 AM

The big version is a must, the heat haze on the horizon is very evocative coupled with the lonely boat and birds.
Very different but also very good.

Simon

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Phil_Restan
Phil_Restan e2 Member 9280 forum postsPhil_Restan vcard Scotland9 Constructive Critique Points
19 Nov 2007 - 10:57 AM

I like this Dougie, very arty! I think it would look better against a dark background, but that doesn't take anything away from the photo it's very good and I'd be very happy to have this on a wall.

Phil

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pmorgan
pmorgan e2 Member 8217 forum postspmorgan vcard England13 Constructive Critique Points
19 Nov 2007 - 11:19 AM

Supreme placement of all the elements making for a superb image!

Rgds
Paul

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Tandberg
Tandberg e2 Member 111223 forum postsTandberg vcard England2 Constructive Critique Points
19 Nov 2007 - 11:52 AM

works wel douglas i like the birds as they add much interest
Dave

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MalcolmM
MalcolmM e2 Member 991 forum postsMalcolmM vcard Scotland4 Constructive Critique Points
19 Nov 2007 - 1:35 PM

Different & arty image from you. Like the bank of clouds & birds & the toning of this.

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caotiquemind
caotiquemind e2 Member 8caotiquemind vcard Spain
19 Nov 2007 - 4:06 PM

So beautiful... love the blue tones. Very tranquil sea scene. Add to my fav. Excellent work.

Noe

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PaulHolloway
PaulHolloway e2 Member 7PaulHolloway vcard Scotland3 Constructive Critique Points
19 Nov 2007 - 4:50 PM

Lovely graphic image. Worth getting the tripod out for!

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uggyy
uggyy e2 Member 92104 forum postsuggyy vcard Scotland9 Constructive Critique Points
19 Nov 2007 - 5:06 PM

nice sureal feel to this Doug, like it.

Tommy

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danbrann
danbrann e2 Member 10497 forum postsdanbrann vcard 15 Constructive Critique Points
19 Nov 2007 - 5:48 PM

Achange but the effect is great.

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kinfatric
kinfatric e2 Member 10550 forum postskinfatric vcard Scotland9 Constructive Critique Points
19 Nov 2007 - 6:22 PM

a very clean image with distant subject matter, the shot I like very much Dougie and is a bit different from you.

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newy17
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19 Nov 2007 - 6:51 PM

love the blue tones in this looks superb large dougie great shot,,
ian

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11thearlofmar
11thearlofmar e2 Member 735 forum posts11thearlofmar vcard England
19 Nov 2007 - 7:39 PM

I love this kind of shot - brilliantly composed and superb tones.

Alan

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chris-p
chris-p e2 Member 964 forum postschris-p vcard England
19 Nov 2007 - 9:49 PM

Not till its viewed large that you can appreciate the scale...well done

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tonyheps
tonyheps e2 Member 11tonyheps vcard 1 Constructive Critique Points
20 Nov 2007 - 9:01 PM

This is so different Dougie. Love the panorama and the starkness of the comp and the tones!

regards tony

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brownsilent
brownsilent e2 Member 7brownsilent vcard United Kingdom2 Constructive Critique Points
20 Nov 2007 - 10:37 PM

He said: "Son, take a look at the horizon,
There's a world beyond I long for you to see
And should you sail one day across the ocean,
Remember son the day you had with me...
Life is a game, win or loose it's all the same
You live and you die, just don't let it pass you by
You have choices to make,
You have chances to take.
You will laugh you will sing and you will cry,
Spread your wings and you will fly...
But don't let a moment, not one special moment,
don't let a moment pass you by.
Pete Abbott - Windy Harbour

Great poetic moment and image Dougie,
Johanna

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Caledonia
Caledonia e2 Member 8Caledonia vcard Scotland
22 Nov 2007 - 5:57 AM

A real dream scene in shades of blue .... wonderful to look at ...... beautiful composition
Marie

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