this is kilshannig pier, situated on brandon bay, on the northern shores of the dingle peninsula in county kerry.
although it was early in the evening in the middle of the summer, the scene was a picture of quiet tranquility, apart from the sounds of a few sea birds and the gentle lapping of the water.
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mesutilgim (90670) 2012-11-28 12:34
Hello dear Brian,
A mastery capture with perfect pov and layout.
I think you have used a wideangle here which created some distortions but on the other side has added a gret graphical effect to the capture.
TFS and best regards
marabu61 (9945) 2012-11-28 12:36
a truly great composition. The red boat provides a perfect anchor point for the eye to take in the beautiful scenery around the harbor. Perfectly framed and composed, this is a beautiful photo indeed.
have a good time
yquem46 (38750) 2012-11-28 12:39
Nice seascape shot with the eye catching red boat at FG
A very pleasant compo, clear and luminous with natural colors
Have a nice evening
livermore (1631) 2012-11-28 13:06
Une très belle composition,
Un cadrage tout en perspective, du contraste, la barque rouge ressort parfaitement sur le fond bleu.
Bien joué, j'aime beaucoup.
dta (72959) 2012-11-28 13:23
Hello Brian ,
You've perfectly used the red boat to lead us in the composition . Beautiful light and contrasted colors .
Noel_Byrne (28160) 2012-11-28 13:40
Your note compliments heritage really well, reading it I can almost hear those waves. Beautifully peaceful and calm image, with a brilliant sense if depth, and a great set of colours.
All the best
abmdsudi (48735) 2012-11-28 18:43
You're getting closer and low angle view to reveal all its beauty as this stunning boat deserves, superb photographic qualities here and the wide lens gives appealing sensational effect. It's so catchy that relates to the background. This makes a facinating landscape with wonderful colors and great sharpness, the beautiful sky finishes off so superbly. An intriging visual wide effect. Wonderful eye you have. Well done. Cheers!
pajaran (56558) 2012-11-28 22:18
Lep pogled na camac i pristaniste ...
Dobra ostrina snimka, kontrast i perspektiva, lepe boje.
Dobar tekst i kompozicija, lep trenutak sa oblacima.
Lepo mesto za setnju i ribolov.
Imajte lep i uspesan dan.
Nice view of the harbor and the boat ...
Good image sharpness, contrast and perspective, beautiful colors.
Good content and composition, beautiful moment with clouds.
Nice place for walking and fishing.
Have a nice and successful day.
All the best.
dkmurphys (54445) 2012-11-29 3:31
Charming scene in lovely colors. I like the POV and the result. Well taken!
jhm (146570) 2012-11-29 4:55
A perfect place for boats to bringing in water, the slope gives a good run-up to the sea.
Wonderful panorama view about these area.
Excellent composition, colors and presentation are excellent taken.
Very well done, TFS.
Sergiom (70532) 2012-11-29 6:07
Le regard suit naturellement la pointe de la barque rouge dans l'image vers le large, ce qui donne beaucoup de profondeur à l'ensemble.
Oceania (5202) 2012-11-29 6:54
The red boat is the high note of this soothing toned picture...a wonderful job well done!
SnapRJW (31629) 2012-11-29 10:06
Hello Brian - This reminds me so much of the small piers and slipways we saw in Scotland; just lovely. The little red boat is a super addition to this charming scene leading the eye to the calm waters and inviting us to row out and try our luck with the lobster pots. I do envy you an the wonderful photographic opportunities you have in your country. One day I shall get there. Very nice shot and what a pleasure to see. Warm regards rosemary
Gigidusud (18691) 2012-11-29 14:37
Wonderful composition with the red boat in FG and the splendid view on the sea.I like the colors and the special effect.Well done!
tyro (22944) 2012-11-30 8:43
As John Masefield in that wonderful poem Sea Fever said, "I must go down to the sea again....". And so I must because I've been missing out on scenes like this for some time now. You, of course, excel at seascapes such as this.
This is a beautiful photograph, Brian, with all your hallmarks of supreme image quality, sharpness, perfect colours and, quite often, strong and dramatic lines of perspective.
A very well composed shot in which the red boat dominates the foreground but also points us directly to the distant horizon. Wonderful tectures in the wood and paint of the boat and a lovely sheen on the sea - and all beaneath a wonderfully characterful sky.
batalay (37447) 2012-11-30 18:54
The colors of the small boat and the sea complement each other very nicely in this well composed photo. The scene resonates with tranquility. Have a good weekend,
delpeoples (56004) 2012-12-01 2:14
Great POV here, the wide angle works well and I really like the vivid saturation of the old boats in the FG. Their saturation and textures are very attractive and the f/18 has achieved a superb depth of field. The length of the pier has given the image a really good perspective, and yet another stunning element.
Nice job, have a good weekend
wolf38 (31284) 2012-12-01 23:41
Hello Brian. Boats, water, landscape. That's always a good combination. Even in your photo, everything looks very picturesque. Composition, light and colors are perfect.
Best rgds, Wolfgang
... and have a nice WE.
lousat (85018) 2012-12-02 1:09
Hi Brian,great choice of point of view to create this 3D effect,the red of boat is perfect to contrast the cold colors of the composition,very impressive exposure,details and colors under a beautiful sky,i like it!Have a nice Sunday and thanks,Luciano
COSTANTINO (61391) 2012-12-02 12:11
excellent capture with this red boat
nice atmosphere with quiet tranquility
perfectly framed and composed
have a nice new week
Robert1969 (7160) 2012-12-07 0:03
Once again a picture with a beautiful light
management and composition and a picture
that is taken from a beautiful point of view:
the picture has a lots of diagonal lines
what creates a lots of depth and it makes
also the picture exciting.
macjake (63154) 2012-12-09 17:48
I was debating between this photo and your newest 'blue' post....i ended up with this one because i like how we can see the inside of the boat.
think about it..how often do we get to see that..not very often at all. and not only that, but its well lit and illuminated so we can see everything.
I also like where you placed the horizon line, as its not in the centre. glad to see the boat is red for extra contrast.
kennyblack (4207) 2013-01-15 2:19
I really like this perfect POV, invites the viewer to look forward to the 'horizon focusing on the beautiful details. Very well defined all details in the foreground.
Excellent management and excellent result.
The best greetings, have a nice day ... Marino
- Copyright: brian mccready (brianmcc) (6219)
- Genre: Places
- Medium: Color
- Date Taken: 2012-07-04
- Categories: Architecture
- Exposure: f/18.0, 1/6 seconds
- Details: Tripod: Yes
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- Photo Version: Original Version
- Date Submitted: 2012-11-28 12:31
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