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Sunset

By netta1234
The sun was going down last night and was verry bright,I was going in the car so took my camera just incase ,as I was driving along,saw the sea ,it looked nice ,and decided to go down to the beach,and there I was thinking,who needs to go abroad when you can see this.
Thank you all for looking and voting and especially the comments are really appreciated,I really enjoy EPZ,and I feel that I have learn a lot from you.I still have a lot more to learn.

Tags: Landscape and travel

Voters: ugly, Alvar, Glyn1 and 21 more


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Comments


ugly 9 9 57 United Kingdom
25 Apr 2012 6:41AM
Love the coloursand nice reflection with good tones...
A tricky image...
Well done...

Dave

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Alvar 10 23 2 France
25 Apr 2012 6:47AM
Great colours and reflections
Alvar
Glyn1 8 4 1 England
25 Apr 2012 6:50AM
Beautiful image.

Glyn
25 Apr 2012 6:54AM
A lovely sunset.
Lavina
danmclean 11 1 Australia
25 Apr 2012 7:35AM
Lovely calm sunset and well captured,,
andylea 9 37 1 United Kingdom
25 Apr 2012 7:45AM
great comp netta wonderful colour and light love the sky a belter nice one Wink
andy
NDODS 7 5.1k 125 United Kingdom
25 Apr 2012 9:06AM
A beautiful sunset, captured to the highest degree, and a very heart warming sentiment.

Regards Nathan
Lillian Plus
8 22 17 United Kingdom
25 Apr 2012 9:15AM
Wonderfully captured
good colours too Netta
Lillian
Brian65 8 2 United Kingdom
25 Apr 2012 9:37AM
Love the colours and reflections Netta, well taken.
Brian
Jasper87 Plus
7 1.9k 150 England
25 Apr 2012 10:00AM
Beautiful colours and reflection, Netta. I think this would look even better in portrait mode as well.

Dave
achieverswales 7 8 101 Wales
25 Apr 2012 11:45AM
Love it Netta, just straighten the horizon then perfect.

Regards

Trev.
pamelajean Plus
11 1.0k 1966 United Kingdom
25 Apr 2012 1:09PM
The sunset has a lot of impact, Netta, but the centre of the frame is not always a good place for the sun. If you can get it offset when shooting, it has a completely different feel.
Capturing sunsets is often spur of the moment, you see it, you take it, but if you can wait for the right time to press the shutter, you will notice the difference. For instance, you have a burnt out sun and a flare around it. If you can wait for it to go behind a cloud, fully or partially, the camera will have less of a problem dealing with the brightness and glare. If you can wait even longer, and let the ball fall below the horizon, you are often rewarded with a more glorious sky.
For me, the sea is the best element in this image, and the sky a bit wishy-washy, but I suppose you could say that the subtlety of the sky looks good against the strength of the sea and reflection. Your horizon could do with straightening, though it's not far out.
Another thing to consider is the rule of thirds. If you can have one third sky and two thirds sea on the vertical, it looks better, and you've almost got that here. I don't think the black at the bottom does anything for the image. Use the rule of thirds for the sun, too, placing it on a thirds intersection or thereabouts. Hope some of this helps.
Pamela.
25 Apr 2012 3:21PM
Beautiful colours and reflection Netta.good advice from pameljean,will have to practice this as well..Lin
UrbaneMagick 5 172 1 United Kingdom
25 Apr 2012 4:36PM
beautiful sunset, the reflection is quite sublime.

Gareth
Irishkate Plus
7 41 111 United Kingdom
25 Apr 2012 7:10PM
Think Pamelajean has given all the advice you need on this one.
Sunsets are lovely if you're out at right time.
Good luck
KateGrin
8 May 2012 7:04PM
this will be simple to say great shoot.surface of water golden reflection
really eye catching view.can rate this picture grade 1
well done netta.
Shahidullah

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