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Dingli Sunset

By KingArthur
A lovely sunset we had here yesterday as me and Edwin watched the setting sun dip over the horizon ... a whisp of fine clouds to make the setting all the more beautiful.

The great ball of fire captured here a few seconds before it "plunged" into the sea regaling us with this enchanting spectacle ... lovely rich hues over the horizon. What caught my attention later viewing the shot on my PC is that solitary fine whisp of cloud in the top of the frame ... well it looks like a cloud anyway! It certainly adds some interest to the overall shot. Thought it was worth posting for you to enjoy ...

Larger should look better, thanks for viewing.


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f/5.6 @ 1/400sec.

Tags: General Close-up and macro Setting sun Landscape and travel Dingli sunset Rich hues

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JohnEW 11 3
21 Mar 2007 1:04AM
Looks like a vapour trail (or a comet!). Anyway, I agree, it just makes the image.

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piccy 11 8 Wales
21 Mar 2007 1:12AM
Just love that sun going down and of course the white in the sky, great scene.
Brilane 11 5 12 Wales
21 Mar 2007 1:17AM
A marvellous effect. Are you sure the white isn't a UFO? -Brian.
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13 47 13 United States
21 Mar 2007 2:08AM
Absolutely splendiforous image! WOW!

Superb shot, very nice!
chrissd 12 304 United Kingdom
21 Mar 2007 5:19AM
awesome colours
MaryMac 12 258 1 United Kingdom
21 Mar 2007 5:21AM
Lovely shot with beautiful tones and light
well captured
brownsilent 11 7 2 United Kingdom
21 Mar 2007 6:52AM
Joe, a masterpiece!
Gecko 11 25 Australia
21 Mar 2007 7:18AM
Superb! Fabulous colours and light. Looks like a vapour trail to me, so well captured. Pam
Dotrob 12 Wales
21 Mar 2007 9:11AM
Lovely sunset, well seen and captured.
BeckaP 11
21 Mar 2007 9:15AM
Great shot, really lovely.
AlanBW 12 20 England
21 Mar 2007 10:21AM
Spectacular image, brilliant
DolphinLady 12 54 1 Wales
21 Mar 2007 11:00AM
A wonderful capture.
Such beautiful colours.
You white cloud looks like a plane to me leaving it's vapour trail behind.
User_Removed Junior Member 11 16 England
21 Mar 2007 1:00PM
A wonderful sunset shot. The contrail really sets it off and gives it added balance.
21 Mar 2007 5:23PM
Smashing good shot! Superb colors.

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13 5.5k England
21 Mar 2007 6:22PM
A Brilliant exposure beautiful light and tones detail and composition.
Maiwand 11 3 73 England
21 Mar 2007 6:49PM
An awesome shot Joe. The sort of shot that would make a best selling poster.
21 Mar 2007 7:08PM
agree awesome and beautifully composed .. a stunner.. Smile

KKmoments 11 12 1 United Kingdom
21 Mar 2007 7:10PM
WOW amazing image... love the colours in this... from dark blue through to light blue enhanced with the wonderful warm lighting of the sunset... a lovely sight to see and capture. Well done
didgpix 11
21 Mar 2007 8:04PM
Beautiful sunset, stunning deep rich colours and I agree the cloud is super.
mollye 11 3 United Kingdom
21 Mar 2007 9:34PM
Excellent composed shot
21 Mar 2007 9:35PM
magnificent shot Joe. I also think it looks like a comet.

Dee Smile
cadman359 11 3
21 Mar 2007 9:37PM
Oh very moody love the colours falling sun

Possum 11 148 England
22 Mar 2007 9:11PM
This is so beautiful, Joe. How privileged you are to see this wonderful natural beauty. Love this one.
23 Mar 2007 4:55PM
It's all been said. Excellent..

GlenD 11 United States
24 Mar 2007 6:26AM
Super colours in this Joe great landscape with the space shuttle returning Smile
AlleyCatz 11 274 6 England
25 Mar 2007 1:49PM
Excellent image....and what superb colours.

Billlee 11 5.5k England
25 Mar 2007 10:09PM
Brilliant image Joe, that sun is something else!! Bill.
Nash 11 2 United Kingdom
27 Mar 2007 12:42PM
Great colour again,


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