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MattB1987 6 458 England
23 Apr 2012 9:03PM
Beautiful colours, great comp, love it

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saeidNL 8 3 Netherlands
23 Apr 2012 9:04PM
Fantastic and beautiful image,love the colour in it,
Anna_W 6 1 2 United Kingdom
23 Apr 2012 9:05PM
Wonderful depth and atmosphere to this one Mark, with great detail in the rocks and texture in the water. I really like the way the filters have affected the colour of the sky too. Nice one Smile
zapar40 8 66 5 Wales
23 Apr 2012 9:10PM
stunning, i like how far out the lighthouse is with a beautiful f/g.
MarkBroughton 10 286 1 England
23 Apr 2012 9:17PM
Thanks folks, appreciate the comments. Yes Ant I was a lot closer to the lighthouse, but the tide came in that fast, we had to bail further back until I was near enough leaning against the fort.
23 Apr 2012 10:05PM
That's VERY beautiful.
youngwooly 10 1 England
23 Apr 2012 10:05PM
All works well though

23 Apr 2012 10:31PM
Nice. I only live 25 mins away and I've never shot it. There's some irony there somewhere.
23 Apr 2012 11:05PM
Wouldn't worry about the cast - looks good to me
sherlob Plus
12 2.9k 129 United Kingdom
24 Apr 2012 8:33AM
Hi Mark,

I had the same problem with the cast when using x-pro - annoying really given thier cost! Still it can be - and in this case is - effective.

A couple of additional things to be weary of:

1. The cast gets worse with longer shutter speeds
2. Beacuse the cast only effects the darker elements of the filter you can get an imbalance between the colour of the sky and any reflected surface in the FG. Again, this can be effective - its just that personally I'd like to control when this happens!


tezquirk 6 27 United Kingdom
24 Apr 2012 10:08AM
Great shot..
24 Apr 2012 3:10PM
Great image and the cast has had a beneficial affect on that sky. Excellent comp and colour.
MarkBroughton 10 286 1 England
24 Apr 2012 5:55PM
Cheers guys, yeah first time I used them Adam it didnt seem too bad, but last week, woah lol Smile Cheers Tez and Alun Smile
Sue_R Plus
12 11 6 United Kingdom
24 Apr 2012 6:03PM
Lovely image! Hope you weren't standing on the rocks in the fg. They look awfully slippery to me.

Sue Smile
MarkBroughton 10 286 1 England
24 Apr 2012 6:09PM
Thanks Sue, I was stood just behind them with the tripod perched precariously on top of them, and yes they are extremely slippery Smile
sherlob Plus
12 2.9k 129 United Kingdom
25 Apr 2012 11:54AM
Congrats on the badge Mark.
Buffalo_Tom 11 2.3k 9 Wales
25 Apr 2012 6:09PM
Top class.
MarkBroughton 10 286 1 England
25 Apr 2012 6:11PM
Thanks Tom and Adam Smile and a big thanks to Pete for the award Smile

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