Gulls like sunsets too, and there's some room to spare ! I like this pic, because it's so simple... Even the background is uniform, we only see dark shadows... Shot in the harbor of L'Estaque where I live. Lens used was a 300mm.
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Ebbe (9617) 2003-12-06 13:19
The simpler the better. And your composition with the lamps along a diagonal is well chosen. Well done Christophe!
Porteplume (3458) 2003-12-06 13:28
Less is more...
"Simply" beautiful, well framed, great observation & very well executed Christophe.
avigur_11 (22107) 2003-12-06 13:28
Very simple but very graphic composition. nice warm colors. A painting. Well seen.
Vagabond (5848) 2003-12-06 13:30
Very nice composition. I would suggest a slight crop. Look at my workshop and make your critiques
scalerman (26900) 2003-12-06 15:54
next time could you make sure there is another bird on the third light? :)
joso (2417) 2003-12-06 21:53
So clear, so simple, so beatiful.
Excellent seen, Christoph.
dominique (11414) 2003-12-07 15:51
Bien vu , c'est parfait enfin presque il manque un oiseau , la couleur est puissante comme le cadrage , c'est vraiment intéressant .
HARDCHRIS (2041) 2003-12-18 3:20
Good observation and a lot of luck too.
I have seen the altered image but I prefer the original slightly.Nicely done Christophe.
dovi (1068) 2003-12-20 11:32
Very nice coposition and warm color!
Isabelle (9046) 2004-01-24 6:32
very nice shot, Christophe!
elegant the way the lamp posts cross the image and 'trap' our eyes!
smael (2878) 2004-04-22 18:19
Luck or not luck... You spent some time here observing and it brought you results in the form of a beautiful and strong pic!
Comp is very good and the simplicity is really adding to this one!
- Copyright: Christophe Hartwig (chartwigp) (152)
- Genre: Places
- Medium: Color
- Date Taken: 2003-12-06
- Categories: Nature
- Camera: Canon EOS 300D
- Exposure: f/9.0, 1/640 seconds
- Photo Version: Original Version, Workshop
- Theme(s): Seagulls [view contributor(s)]
- Date Submitted: 2003-12-06 13:13
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