Another image from a day shooting just gulls, was going to just get the gull on the sign at first but then look what popped into the veiw finder, I found it humorous so have posted as such.
tech) cropped - selective sharpen to sign/gull - contrast
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emax (919) 2003-11-23 4:58
Very wit Roland. I don't know if I could note the witty scene, if I did not read the tittle. The gulls and the trust they make the good composition.
flip89 (3408) 2003-11-23 6:01
Funny! The water is absolutely fantastic ... the ripples are very dynamic.
cdewet (0) 2003-11-23 6:41
One of my favorite feathered friends, acting up as usual. Do you know what gull it is? I like it as is, but would cropp and make a second pic with the guy on the board alone
Clochette (8076) 2003-11-23 6:45
The humorous category is not a minor one to my opinion. This is not so easy to capture the right moment when a scene is funny, and sometimes we are looking at it without really seeing that once framed and taken out of the whole context, it could be so.
Well composed for a funny result, I like it Roland !
nwoehnl (122) 2003-11-23 9:52
Very nice one, Roland - there is indeed an inherent humor in this scene. Besides the ripples on the water and the way the light is reflected in them, I also like the colors in the gull on the sign. Well seen!
Liora (1857) 2003-11-23 11:54
Funny... Somehow I don't think the seaguls will adhere to the order...
Nice photo, though I would prefer that the seagul on the sign would be sharp.
dsidwell (9771) 2003-11-24 0:32
Cropping and depth of field work effectively here. I love the clever point of view! The sign has all the bright color in this shot, so it gets the attention--just like it should.
- Copyright: Roland McMahon (Guzman) (577)
- Genre: Places
- Medium: Color
- Date Taken: 2003-11-15
- Categories: Humorous
- Camera: Fuji Finepix S602Z, Kenlock Skylight 1A
- Exposure: f/3.5, 1/315 seconds
- Details: Tripod: Yes
- Photo Version: Original Version
- Theme(s): Seagulls [view contributor(s)]
- Date Submitted: 2003-11-22 21:02