Views: 144 (63 Unique) 
Vote 38
Award Shortlist   

Antarctic depths

By KangaGal
The pathetic title is because I can't remember what this place was called which is really annoying, given the overwhelming beauty found here. It was our first penguin colony with penguins galore at the front. Out the back were so many exceptional scenic opportunities. This looks soft with the reduced size but simply awful if sharpened.

Taken using AP F8 1/500 Focal L 24mm Iso 200 Exp Comp -1 step. Now realise I should have used a much higher F stop.

Tags: Landscape Nature Landscape and travel Antartica

Voters: gary_d, Bob_V, CarolG and 35 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

The Photography Show, a destination for all photographers


gary_d Plus
9 576 13 Wales
15 Feb 2009 2:21AM
Not many get to see this you are so lucky and so are we that you are sharing it with us, hope you and yours are well Jenny. - gary

Join ePHOTOzine for free and remove these adverts.

Bob_V Plus
9 1 2 United States
15 Feb 2009 5:05AM
What a beautiful scene, so well captured Jenny, must have been quite a site.
15 Feb 2009 5:42AM
Beautiful image Jenny, I would love to go there.
cassiecat Plus
8 39 46 England
15 Feb 2009 6:54AM
looks a geat place, i'm always forgetting where i've taken my pics, i even carry a notepad and still dont bother to make notes! lesley
Brilliant snowscape shot.
goso Plus
10 2 1 Australia
15 Feb 2009 8:44AM
Lovely shot Jenny - one of the few remaining unspoilt areas of our planet......Bill
Mynett Plus
8 142 6 United Kingdom
15 Feb 2009 9:32AM
stunning beautiful place
15 Feb 2009 9:34AM
The curved lines make a strong composition
JudeC Plus
9 6 3 England
15 Feb 2009 3:01PM
Lovely shot - Jude.
15 Feb 2009 4:05PM
A stunning shot Jenny, now thats what I call snow LOL Wink
15 Feb 2009 6:57PM
I like the tiny of splashes of blue here. A wonderfully snowy shot.
JohnH37 10 1 United Kingdom
15 Feb 2009 8:19PM
A beautiful scene.
15 Feb 2009 8:47PM
Lovely image, what a fantastic trip.
15 Feb 2009 8:57PM
Thanks for sharing this beautiful view with us.
Gezina Plus
10 3 6 United Kingdom
15 Feb 2009 10:28PM
Lovely capture and looks an awsome place - the people adds reale scale to the shot Ina
15 Feb 2009 11:40PM
Thank-you for your response to this.
cjl47 Plus
9 4 3 England
16 Feb 2009 1:39PM
I think i prefer my hols somewhere warm and sunny. Another few years and this will probably be ideal. Superb shot.
16 Feb 2009 9:36PM
Excellent capture.....................

TrevBatWCC Plus
8 12 10 England
19 Feb 2009 1:26PM
That's just a bit more snow than we had here, Jenny! Nicley captured.
TrevB Smile
21 Feb 2009 8:53AM
Great image the people in the distance give it scale the colours are good including the turquise of the ice

22 Feb 2009 5:09PM
This looks like some more snow than we have! Wink
Great image, nice shades,
25 Feb 2009 1:35AM
What a fantastic experience for you Jenny...Hope its recharged your batteries ? As Susan says the people in the distance give us an idea of scale. Beautiful Dabs of turquoise and the break in the clouds gives lovely highlights.
sunshot Plus
12 24 United Kingdom
27 Feb 2009 12:54PM
hi jenny, this is a crackin shot i love that ominous looking sky and the cold .. cold looking snow

lovely shot..brrrr but lovely all the same
22 Jul 2009 7:00PM
great colour and detail
chensuriashi Plus
10 249 17 England
14 Jul 2011 8:16AM
Ru still there KangGAL RU STILL SHOOTING...You may have forgotten us all....Chen.

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.