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martyn_b 12 20 1
7 Dec 2011 12:30PM
nice S shape with foreground interest,cheers martyn

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Lovely sweeping diagonals Malcolm and some nice the light. The excited dog running through the water is very nice, I hope he was friendly.

PattiW 12 24 2 United States
7 Dec 2011 12:50PM
Oh yes, now this is quite pleasing. Lovely image, Patti Smile
Daisymaye Plus
9 23 16 Canada
7 Dec 2011 12:59PM
At first I thought it was a light snow on the ground. Nicely composed image............Sandy
fraser 14 631 14 Scotland
7 Dec 2011 1:17PM
Glad it was taken a few months ago - they'd either be blown off their feet or frozen to the beach if it was recent. Another lovely long-lens landscape Malcolm, concentrating on pattern and form. The figures break up the geomoetry and put it in context nicely.

RonnieAG Plus
8 154 118 Scotland
7 Dec 2011 2:49PM
The light and patterns that you manage to capture in your beach and seascapes are always a joy to behold: another excellent image, the people in silhouette against the bright sand and water, and with that beautiful water channel curving through the scene.
rontear Plus
15 8 8 England
7 Dec 2011 4:18PM
Immediately recognisable ! Malcolm. Beautiful Orkney.
saltireblue Plus
8 7.9k 33 Norway
7 Dec 2011 4:34PM
Wouldn't be the same without the figures, Malcolm. They give scale and enhance, in a way, the isolation shown in the remainder of the image. Great spot and comp.

SlowSong Plus
9 7.4k 30 England
7 Dec 2011 5:01PM
Brilliant shoreline. I love the dog in the water and the lady in the sea is brave. It looks freezing.
pamelajean Plus
12 1.1k 2015 United Kingdom
7 Dec 2011 6:14PM
Ronnie says it all so well. The shapes, tones and textures are lovely, and the little bit of human and animal action is a perfect addition to the scene.
AnnChown Plus
8 207 1 United Kingdom
7 Dec 2011 7:06PM
Very happy to be no. 30 - I just love this series of images of yours!
MickyMc 10 8 United Kingdom
7 Dec 2011 7:30PM
These are my favourite images
taggart Plus
13 47 13 United States
7 Dec 2011 8:30PM
A super walk for the eyes-- enjoyed!
MalcolmM Plus
12 909 5 Scotland
7 Dec 2011 8:59PM
Thanks for all votes & comments.
I was happily taking pattern shots when the figures appeared - possibly father, daughter & three lively dogs, so I got an extra series with a long zoom lens. Sea would have been very cold in spite of brief sunshine - usually horizontal rain in Orkney.
CaroleS Plus
8 433 3 United Kingdom
8 Dec 2011 10:02AM
Superb light and textures. Carole
annettep38 Plus
6 218 40 Costa Rica
8 Dec 2011 11:27PM
the curves and patterns are simply magic
MalcolmM Plus
12 909 5 Scotland
10 Dec 2011 10:17AM
Thanks for response to this one, to Annette in particular for her UA
Glostopcat 12 255 2 England
14 Dec 2011 8:09PM
Ronnie could not have put it any better, this is a beautiful beachscape and the inclusion of the couple with their dogs is a magic touch

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