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By Imagephotographics
Morning everyone !

Many thanks again for all your very kind comments and clicks on yesterdays' image !

Also, A big thank you to the Borrowers for their User Award on PLANET EARTH.

Here is another from Wednesday late afternoon, we had just walked back down from Drunraven to Southerndown Beach, and the sunset had just about finished. There were some very brave/tough surfers entering the sea - liked this image which caught two just going into the surf.

Hope you like it !


Tags: Landscape and travel Night and low light Sports and action

Voters: colmar, andylea, johnriley1uk and 107 more

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colmar 14 42 35 Scotland
12 Dec 2009 12:20AM
Morning Chris , a subtler image tonight and one that has ( for me ) your trademark look to it, beautiful tones and so well composed thanks for sharing it Colin
andylea 13 37 1 United Kingdom
12 Dec 2009 12:21AM
love it chris stunning Wink
12 Dec 2009 12:26AM
It has come to my attention that you are as bad as I am when it comes to the "wee small hours".
Nice sunset and surfers!
AnneWorner 14 620 43 United States
12 Dec 2009 12:45AM
Isn't it cold in the ocean this time of year?? Brr, now I'm convinced surfers can't help themselves! Smile Love the silhouettes, and the subtle reflections.
12 Dec 2009 1:02AM
Another nice shot. Really like the tones and the composition......the slip leads the eye nicely tp the silhouettes. I can relate with these guys......I have surfed in the middle of winter - some of the best waves can be caught at this time of year.
Bob_V 14 1 2 United States
12 Dec 2009 1:45AM
Such a wonderful composition with some great light and tones Chris.
Daisymaye Plus
13 23 19 Canada
12 Dec 2009 2:06AM
Some really brave guys going into the ocean at this time of year. Super capture of them........Sandy
RonnieAG Plus
11 154 119 Scotland
12 Dec 2009 3:48AM
Good morning, Chris. A lovely shot, great composition and I like your silhouetted figures against the subdued colours beyond. (I am obviously a lot worse than Peter when it comes to the wee sma' hours).
iancam 13 23 England
12 Dec 2009 4:37AM
Superb image and composition Chris.
SKETCHER68 14 4 United Kingdom
12 Dec 2009 5:05AM
stunnig image,love the colours and the reflection off the surfers.
sooner them than me. S
12 Dec 2009 5:50AM
Wonderful composition with great light and tones Chris
prabhusinha 13 5 5 India
12 Dec 2009 6:14AM
We call them Dare devils too.
martinjp 12 2 3 England
12 Dec 2009 7:03AM
lovely image, lunacy never the less... or should that be Lunar Sea!

PaulLiley 12 2 13 United Kingdom
12 Dec 2009 7:14AM
Another cracking shot Chris. Wonderfully composed and exposed just right so figures are thrown into silhouette. The causeway leads you into the frame too. Nice one. Paul
mrswoolybill Plus
14 3.0k 2462 United Kingdom
12 Dec 2009 7:59AM
The sort of shot that I love - just enough detail within the shadows to give a sense of depth, and loads of character in those silhouetted figures - the easy, relaxed movement of arms and legs.
nice_fish 11 1 United Kingdom
12 Dec 2009 8:09AM
Beautiful capture!
12 Dec 2009 8:18AM
A really great shot.
morpheus1955 14 3 2 United Kingdom
12 Dec 2009 8:47AM
Morning Chris, this is fabulous, wonderful light, colours and composition, You have to question the sanity of those two though, surfing in these temperatures!!!!!!!!!

EMJAYCEE 12 10 10 England
12 Dec 2009 9:19AM
Beautifully composed with perfect light and the silhouettes add human interest.
Great image.
EAS 12 1 13 Scotland
12 Dec 2009 9:32AM
Gosh! Rather them then I at this time of year, but what a great image they make against that wonderful scene.

Valerie1 13 68 Northern Ireland
12 Dec 2009 9:48AM
Well captured.
MickyMc 14 8 United Kingdom
12 Dec 2009 10:01AM
A beautiful picture with intriguing lighting and the added figures. Perfect
Adderwatcher 12 60 19 United Kingdom
12 Dec 2009 10:06AM
Another superb image, well captured.
12 Dec 2009 10:27AM
Brilliant image, I like the causeway that takes the eye straight to the silhouettes and the splendid colours beyond.

TrevBatWCC Plus
13 13 19 England
12 Dec 2009 10:53AM
Excellent capture, Chris, the two figures - and their reflections - really make this a cracking capture.
TrevB Smile
andy_AHG 12 106 6 United Kingdom
12 Dec 2009 11:17AM
Beautiful capture.

Joline Plus
15 37 59 United States
12 Dec 2009 12:21PM
Brrrrrrr...that must have been a cold swim!
12 Dec 2009 12:35PM
spot on great tones
Techno Plus
13 6.1k 8 England
12 Dec 2009 12:39PM
Simply superb!

maggieh 13 4 United Kingdom
12 Dec 2009 12:51PM
Spot on - and aren't those two brave (foolhardy)? This is a superb image.
dmhuynh72 13 47 3 United Kingdom
12 Dec 2009 1:46PM
excellent capture Chris
12 Dec 2009 1:59PM
Beautiful ,Excellent shot
imagio 15 12 1 England
12 Dec 2009 2:54PM
Top notch Chris

gingerdelight 15 298 11 United Kingdom
12 Dec 2009 4:23PM
Superbly captured once more.
FeatherFriend 13 38 217 England
12 Dec 2009 4:23PM
A 1st class image in all respects Chris, it does look cold and bleak out there,
Billyray 13 70 3 United Kingdom
12 Dec 2009 4:23PM
A cracking shot Chris. Great silhouette and a lovely sunset .
pluckyfilly 15 351 33 United Kingdom
12 Dec 2009 4:29PM
quality work
12 Dec 2009 4:49PM
Great image with the surfers adding that extra dimension.
Very well composed.
Lillian Plus
12 23 17 United Kingdom
12 Dec 2009 5:06PM
a superb shot,
made even more so with the surfers
User_Removed 12 80 1 United Kingdom
12 Dec 2009 6:26PM
Stunning image!
12 Dec 2009 7:06PM
Brilliant capture with amazing detail and light.
bayleaf 14 8 United Kingdom
12 Dec 2009 7:11PM
It's a super image.
12 Dec 2009 7:14PM
Roly 14 Wales
12 Dec 2009 7:15PM
Super image Chris.Excellent colour and silhouettes.
Mynett 13 142 6 United Kingdom
12 Dec 2009 7:54PM
love it

12 Dec 2009 8:12PM
sublime ! Gill (thanks for your comments very much appreciated .) Gill
maywee 14 England
12 Dec 2009 8:25PM
A lovely image with the two surfers in silhouette and the slipway giving it a nice prospective.
Neeka 12 16 Wales
12 Dec 2009 8:32PM
Gorgeous image!!!!!
dawnmichelle 14 12 United States
12 Dec 2009 8:41PM
stunning the detail
Biz79 12 2 Scotland
12 Dec 2009 9:40PM
Absolutely brilliant shot.
Gezina 15 3 6 United Kingdom
12 Dec 2009 9:47PM
Another stunning shot Chris the surfers are perfectly placed and the comp is top notch again - Ina
12 Dec 2009 10:32PM
Amazing light
Steve_S Plus
15 183 3 United Kingdom
12 Dec 2009 10:52PM
Cracking shot Chris
13 Dec 2009 1:03PM
Love it... really love it.

fletchphoto 20 121 1 England
13 Dec 2009 1:34PM
Love the atmosphere in this shot. Nice one
paulett 12 19 United Kingdom
14 Dec 2009 1:31PM

JimV 15 6 3 Canada
15 Dec 2009 4:53AM
A wonderful image, with or without the two surfers Chris, but they do add great interest to it nevertheless!
Rgds., Jim
xwang 12 56 8
19 Dec 2009 9:29PM
Glostopcat 15 255 2 England
24 Dec 2009 12:01PM
An excellent low light image, those silhouettes of the surfers are superb

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