Another from my day in San Pedro.
The seagulls were gathered on the dock so I sat waiting for something to disturb them. The answer came in the form of a windsurfer who went sailing past just before this, creating an explosion of activity and the shot I was seeking.
Unsharp mask, crop.
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lilimih33 (9918) 2007-02-06 21:03
Great colours and clarity in your composition! Beautiful point of view and lovely place!
Greg1949 (9011) 2007-02-06 21:14
Very nice. When viewing the thumnails it looked like a wave breaking over the pier. Close inspection shows a wonderful composition that has a very relaxing feeling about it.
zeca (19762) 2007-02-06 21:47
Very nice capture, Kai! Beautiful seascape, presented with wonderful colours and nice motion by all that birds flying. Great composition, with the polarizer filter working so well showing nice details from the nice sea!
jjcordier (79297) 2007-02-07 1:26
Good shot with very nice colours. Beautiful composition with this flying seagulls
flavian (779) 2007-02-07 3:57
Wow gorgeous shot--I would love to see this shot in real life nice and big on a wall--great color and exposure and the playful birds add life to this shot--nice one!
adores (46305) 2007-02-07 19:56
Great photo you have here!Fantastic colours! I really like to see the little boat surrounded by seagulls. Well done!
k-k1 (90) 2008-07-09 14:26
the colors of the sea are perfect.
MLINES (12516) 2008-07-09 14:32
Hi Kai, This is a very appealing composition. The water colour, offset subject and the clear birds come together well. TFS. Murray.
ayansadhu (1502) 2008-07-15 20:43
- Copyright: Kai Rannik (IaKoop) (819)
- Genre: Places
- Medium: Color
- Date Taken: 2007-01-24
- Categories: Nature, Decisive Moment
- Camera: Canon EOS Rebel XT, Canon EF-S 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6, 58mm circular polarizer
- Exposure: f/9.0, 1/160 seconds
- More Photo Info: view
- Photo Version: Original Version
- Theme(s): Kai's Best [view contributor(s)]
- Date Submitted: 2007-02-06 21:01