Views: 160 (54 Unique) 
Vote 46
Award Shortlist   

Goyt before dawn

By Slaterm  
This is one I found in the archives. No idea why I didn't process it until now.

Was taken last winter before dawn on a very cold morning out with Sean.

This was a speculative exposure. Long exposure with a 2 stop ND grad in place. It needed a slight exposure adjustment in lightroom 0.25 of a stop to brighten it. I wanted a simple almost mono feel to this.

Colours as they came out of camera. Only selective sharpening of the reeds as I wanted to leave the rest smooth.

Any suggestion welcome.

Hope everyone had a good bank holiday weekend.

This one is best viewed large.


Tags: Winter Cold Sunrise Very Valley Specialist and abstract Before Goyt Landscape and travel

Voters: Naturesview, starliz, timsmith and 43 more

Readers' Choice Awards are given to photos that get over 30 votes

Take your photography to the next level and beyond...

  • NEWS

Why not join for free today?

Join for Free

Your total photography experience starts here

Enter ePHOTOzine's Prize Draw, with fab gifts for everyone! Click Here


Naturesview 12 38 Scotland
26 May 2008 6:44PM
Love the colours.

Great landscape


Join ePHOTOzine for free and remove these adverts.

timsmith 11 3 England
26 May 2008 6:45PM
Beautiful shot, great colours and light
JouŠo 12 56 Finland
26 May 2008 6:46PM
fabulous tones in this natural shot of yours, Mark........

MikeH 11 217 4 England
26 May 2008 6:50PM
Great tones in this ,
Buffalo_Tom Plus
10 2.3k 9 Wales
26 May 2008 6:51PM
Simple and beautiful Mark.
Slaterm 10 496 1 United Kingdom
26 May 2008 6:55PM
Thanks guys - I quite like this one - but more surprisingly so does my wife Wink
Richsr Plus
9 91 223 England
26 May 2008 6:58PM
Like your composition and the colours in this Mark - well captured.
Regards Richard.
Slaterm 10 496 1 United Kingdom
26 May 2008 6:59PM
Cheers Richard
jayhyk 8 England
26 May 2008 7:06PM
top image
Ingleman 9 9 4
26 May 2008 7:08PM
Super shot, simple but beautiful.
(similar to my 'Tewet Tarn' pic? )
Cheers... Andy I
26 May 2008 7:12PM
Nice - I really like the colours Smile
jaktis Plus
12 84 Sweden
26 May 2008 7:17PM
It is hard to understand, but great that you finally did process it, thank you for that

redstag 11 100 15 United Kingdom
26 May 2008 7:34PM
Fabulous tranquil image.
dathersmith 9 550 12 England
26 May 2008 7:36PM

MrsS 10 4.5k 18 England
26 May 2008 7:50PM

Quote:No idea why I didn't process it until now.

I've no idea either!

Glad you did tho' Smile

F xx
Slaterm 10 496 1 United Kingdom
26 May 2008 8:13PM
cheers folks - enjoying the Bank holiday drinking now.

rangerpaul 9 19 7 England
27 May 2008 6:30AM
Beautiful relaxing tones. Glad it's seen the light of day!
Windmillskies 11 183 England
27 May 2008 9:23AM
Simplistic - like the layerings.
Neil_Higgins 10 35 3 England
27 May 2008 5:37PM
When it goes as still as this, its always gonna be beautiful, and it is, nice work Mark.
Slaterm 10 496 1 United Kingdom
28 May 2008 8:54AM
Thanks Paul, Martin and Neil. Comments much appreciated.

Neil - it certainly was a beautiful sunrise to watch Smile


Sign In

You must be a member to leave a comment.

ePHOTOzine, the web's friendliest photography community.

Join For Free

Upload photos, chat with photographers, win prizes and much more.