A view of the ocean and sunset just beyond this surfer.
This time of year we start to get clouds and warm color sunsets in Israel. There is always a chance for to take photos...
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xramm (1831) 2007-10-30 15:22
Excellent view, and sharp details. Good colors from sky and nice silhouette in reverse light condition.Good POV
vagabondtravels (6511) 2007-10-30 15:25
Great color and spot on with the exposure. The surfer is really well back lit.
Very sharp. Well done.
clarityDC2 (157) 2007-10-30 15:25
wow...i love how you put the sun directly behind the surfers head.....it really makes an unmistakable focus point.....nice shot
pat0500 (21561) 2007-10-30 15:38
Lovely great picture here....I like much the silhouette on the beach..!
Good light and wonderful colours...good composition..!
CaptainJack (0) 2007-10-30 15:41
Hi Amir, nice use of the surfer for the silhouette against the sunset. I was at a beach like this last night too, but no surfers unfortunately to use like this.
avene (12675) 2007-10-30 15:46
excellent shot, Amir. I agree that placing the sun just behind the surfer was a wise decision - left visible the sun would distract viewers attention from the perfect silhouette. I also like the fact that although there's quite a lot of colour and detail in the rest of the scene, the man is just black outline, I find that it emphasises how he symbolises all the surfers instead of being that one particular person on the beach. love the feeling of liquid gold to the water, fantastic colours. great shot :)
amstel (2388) 2007-10-30 16:05
This shot is going straight to my favourite folder. That's the right place for it. Great concept.
belido (19934) 2007-10-30 16:16
this is simply a perfect compo! Everything works perfectly (from light to dof, pov, etc, etc). No more words. Just great!
mcenteesalas (1618) 2007-10-30 16:28
beautiful shot Amir, the composition is superb, well done, I really like the exposure light and those clouds are really magic, regards, Salas
pcp (3396) 2007-10-30 16:40
Beautiful image and well composed. I like the sharpness in this picture is very good and light from the back of a men. Amazing sky.
kroupis (664) 2007-10-30 17:04
Beautiful image, good light and wonderful colours!
leDoc (691) 2007-10-30 17:26
Good composition, I like the curve in the clouds high in the sky. The details in the sand are well defined.
wlodas (346) 2007-10-30 18:12
Niceeee compo! Really good idea with the "masked" sun. You put the guy in the right/proper side of frame. Great colors.
pepsfalk (659) 2007-10-30 18:18
Nice, clear and sharp. The sky look very dramatic! Great photo!
partha (14023) 2007-10-30 18:44
So great. Nicely visualised shot and the story is told well.
edytungkal (4551) 2007-10-30 23:22
A perfect silhouttes of a surfer with very nice bg, well done and tfs.
Framboisilla (5277) 2007-10-31 1:36
Very good idea to put the man before the sun. The cloudy sky is beautiful and a good framing.
asival (5307) 2007-11-29 0:18
Beautiful silhouette … the position of the surfer in the frame is just perfect
fserajian (2295) 2007-12-30 10:33
This is a well composed shot, well captured and framed. TFS]
trewheeler (1971) 2008-07-09 16:12
Shalom Amir, This is really nice work. Perfect balance of thirds and nicely shielding the sun. Well done. Greetings from UK, TW
- Copyright: Alon Kerr (TheG1) (1509)
- Genre: Places
- Medium: Color
- Date Taken: 2007-10-25
- Categories: Nature, Decisive Moment
- Camera: Canon EOS 20D, Canon EF 17-40 f/4L
- Exposure: f/8, 1/800 seconds
- More Photo Info: view
- Photo Version: Original Version
- Theme(s): Favorites - portraits/people 01 [view contributor(s)]
- Date Submitted: 2007-10-30 15:13
- Favorites: 2 [view]