The town of Zug is on the Zugersee, one of Switzerland's many lakes. This view is of the waterfront at the old town, on a cloudy day. The wharf in the foreground appears to be floating above the water, but a close look shows it is supported by some piers underneath.
Photoshop used to lighten up the dark parts and to adjust contrast and saturation.
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dkmurphys (65222) 2012-02-24 5:00
Lovely calm atmosphere along that lake. A true picturesque place, a piece of heaven.
Have a lovely afternoon.
GiovanniG (3637) 2012-02-24 6:46
A very wonderful photograph! It has beautiful colors and great clarity. The point of view and aspect ratio you selected is superb. The depth of field is great and it has good perspective. Thanks for sharing this beautiful capture with us. Bravo!!
A warm hello from,
ourania (51103) 2012-02-24 8:30
I like the view of this lovely, colourful waterfront. Clarity, colours and evening light are splendid. I also like very much the lustrous surface with its marvellous textures and reflections. The view to the depth showing us a similar neighbourhood in the distance is a fine addition. The birds standing on the poles are a pleasant detail and a sign of life. Thanks!
All the best and a lovely weekend,
jjcordier (79297) 2012-02-24 9:39
Très joli cadrage de cette jolie ville au bord du Zugersee. J'aime aussi la douce lumière et les agréables couleurs de l'ensemble.
Sonata11 (34007) 2012-02-24 13:35
what a gorgeous tranquil atmosphere on this picturesque image. Wonderfully executed with flawlessly. This place is very lovely to spend time somethimes. Colors, perfect sharpness, amazing POV and fantastic DOF. AWESOME PHOTO. Congratulation. Thanks for sharing.
All the best and have a nice WE,
ifege (10719) 2012-02-25 2:07
Another good Zug photo Vince - good clear foregorund fading into the distance. Looks like an interesting town.
npecanhuk (78929) 2012-03-09 4:58
That's such a wonderful place!
That's a magnificent picture!
Sharpness, exposure, colors, chosen pov, horizontal format, black & whie borders and composition are all excellent!
TFS - congrats,
- Copyright: Vincent Morand (vjmite) (4216)
- Genre: Places
- Medium: Color
- Date Taken: 2011-06-29
- Categories: Daily Life
- Camera: Panasonic Lumix DMC FZ28, Hoya Circ Polariser
- Exposure: f/6.3, 1/60 seconds
- More Photo Info: view
- Photo Version: Original Version
- Date Submitted: 2012-02-24 2:24