A view of Kandalama lake with lonely boats on the shore. It may look gloomy and dark but I absolutely loved the atmosphere. Everything was so still and tranquil, with a somewhat mystic feel brought by the dark light coming through the low clouds touching the mountains and the quiet sound of the falling rain.
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Miguel82 (22877) 2013-05-24 10:20
Excellent view of this lake and landscape, superb presentation and nice place for leisures
Very special type of boats I didn't know before
ikeharel (56104) 2013-05-24 10:40
Good evening Marina,
Inspite of the low light coditions and rain fallen, you managed a fairly good clear view over the lake.
The boats on shore looks as a katamarans mutations.
Romano46 (17554) 2013-05-24 11:12
le tue foto mi piaccioni perchè sono sempre molto curate nella composizione ed anche questa non fa eccezione: semplicità, bei colori e giusta saturazione per una bella foto che sicuramente piace.
Ciao e buon fine settimana
cornejo (30706) 2013-05-24 11:17
Hi Marina, this seems like a good photograph of this beautiful and interesting composition in a beautiful rainy day, perfectly captured in this interesting and nice picture with good sharpness, light and color. Very good and interesting job well done, congratulations my friend. Thanks for sharing this beautiful work.
Good night and happy weekend.
Warm greetings and best wishes from southern Spain.
yquem46 (38688) 2013-05-24 11:34
simple and beautiful
Well composed with the foliage at the 2 corners to frame it
have a nice WE, best regards
rbassin (17565) 2013-05-24 11:46
une superbe composition,un magnifique paysage avec un bon premier plan.
williewhistler (13761) 2013-05-24 12:59
Hello Marina, the overcast conditions have worked in your favour adding a really nice atmosphere to a well composed shot with good use being made of the overhanging branches to provide a good frame for the catamarans.
Lovely muted colours with very good clarity.
ourania (30227) 2013-05-24 13:03
I like very much your composition and framing and how every element and colour contributes to the general perception of calmness. The four boats look like an art installation, so well integrated to the scenery. Their perspectives are wonderful too. The role and effect of the light are very intriguing. It brightens up the distant view and the lake but suddenly becomes weaker and renders darker colours in the foreground. A wonderful picture, congratulations and thank you!
All the best, have a lovely weekend,
bukitgolfb301 (35462) 2013-05-24 16:06
Your psoting always has some poetic mood.
Calm but a little deserted atmosphere can be shared.
Great unity of blue color tone!
Thanks a lot and have a good Saturday! Takero
Sonata11 (33225) 2013-05-24 20:47
very beautiful landscaping and thjose boats in the FG, wonderfully executed. Very beautiful work. Bravo!. Tfs,
All the best,
Noel_Byrne (23326) 2013-05-25 9:16
What a great atmosphere you captured here, the sense of rain is palpable and I can almost smell the vegetation. The boats themselves are a very interesting scene, but those mountains in the distance, partly in hill are really appealing. Thanks for sharing!
krzychu30 (15496) 2013-05-25 9:55
the scene is like an oasis of calmness and tranquility for me.You transmit excellently these feelings in this beautiful shot.I like also how you composed the scene with so clearly outlined foregroung and background.And the cloudy,rainy weather adds only more "mood" to the scene.
Have a nice weekend
rychem (22249) 2013-05-25 10:56
Picturesque lake, peaceful atmosphere of this photo, attractive boats in the foregroud and beautiful mountains in the background, well done
Silvio1953 (120686) 2013-05-25 12:48
Ciao Marina, lovely composition with nice boats in FG, wonderful colors, excellent clarity and splendid light, very well done, my friend, ciao Silvio
fabbs99 (16163) 2013-05-25 21:55
The lonely boats on the banks of the lake look outstanding.Great composition in a bluish tinge.Excellent POV and perspective, beautiful colors and light, good sharpness.Very well done.
Have a great Sunday,
joudit (201) 2013-05-26 3:46
it's a very lovely compositon from you, I like watching on it, it makes me very calm and happy.
Thank you for that.
Have a nice weekend.
Kielia (23405) 2013-05-26 3:53
what a fantastic impression of this fascinating region!
The light and the moody colors create a wonderful atmosphere. My compliments, also for the outstanding composition!
jcpix (13574) 2013-05-26 11:33
Your description of "tranquil" is probably the most fitting for this image. :) Very nice use of the minimal nature of the moment, a good example of keeping things plain and simple to maximize the atmosphere. Sure, it may have been cloudy without any direct sunlight, but the overall balanced exposure makes for a calm and pleasing setting none the less. Lovely composition also, the foregrounds boats are a nice centerpiece for the layers created within this arrangement. Have a good week ahead.
All the best,
Oceania (4772) 2013-05-27 13:43
The place is really peaceful. The upcoming storm made the sky very beautiful. And the boats also add the interest to the picture.
danos (85797) 2013-06-01 9:35
nice the view of this section of Kandalama lake,with the native wooden boats to rest on the bank of it.I like the tranquil and mistic atmosphere with the light and the colour management to are captured superb.A good place to relax and admire someone.
npecanhuk (64320) 2013-06-06 19:53
I really like this one too!
It's very beautiful and pleasant-looking!
Sharpness, exposure, colors, horizontal format, chosen pov and composition are all excellent!
TFS - congrats,
drt100 (2053) 2013-06-17 12:03
I really like that you boarder your photos with nature, I try always to do the same. I have not explored your posted photos before, but I will do so soon. Nice lines with the boats adding perspective and depth. drt100