A high point of view over Tel Aviv's beach.
The sunset hitting the waves while a lonely Jogger is finding his pace and peace
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adelune (0) 2007-12-16 9:30
I hear the sound of the sea! Very successful! TFS a so beautiful shot Gilad! Best regards! alain
worldcitizen (7505) 2007-12-16 9:36
The thumbnail pulled me right in! I can really feel the immensity of the ocean in this photo, and I love the way the waves make criss-cross patterns across the frame. Nice placement of the lone person walking on the sand, and the vertical orientation of this composition is really lovely.
claire526 (1267) 2007-12-16 10:39
Checkered sea? Nice shot, you have captured a very nice criss pattern on the sea. Interesting texture and nice composition, shows us how vast the world is.
pastadog (13111) 2007-12-16 11:19
Great patterns, textures, colors and dynamics on the sea; well seen and captured - and the jogger good for scale; TFS!
wspoxxx (165) 2007-12-16 11:57
Great perspective and composition! Very good shot!
Cormac (26563) 2007-12-16 12:06
Wow, fantastic shot! The long figure on the beach, with the backdrop of the waves coming in, is very beautiful and powerful. I like the unusual high angle used in this, which really shows the patterns of waves in the water in a way we don't usually see. Excellent work!
KevRyan (22956) 2007-12-16 14:00
Such an unusual pattern on the sea - the light is beautiful, the composition very perfectly framed - the scale is fantastic - I think another favourite for 2007!
best wishes Kev
avene (12675) 2007-12-16 14:14
how long did you have to wait to get these patterns on the water AND a human silhouette just in the right place? in any case, the result is worth the wait - love the feeling of liquid gold to the water, and how you've let it dominate the scene and actually dwarf the figure of the woman in the foreground. fantastic colours, my compliment on the great shot.
rigoletto (34269) 2007-12-16 15:33
I cannot believe the content of this photo because of its incredible physical phenomenon: the XXX waves!
This may be caused by natural waves intersecting with some ship-borne tides coming from the opposite side...
Anyhow, the result is admirable...
pcp (3394) 2007-12-17 5:18
Brilliant... great shot and i wonder about your composition and timing. great job.
Dpbours (222) 2007-12-17 8:15
Wow, that is a very interesting play of light. When opening the page, you only see the top part of the photograph (with a 1280x800 screen setting that is). A good surprised to see what it as the bottom of this composition. Very nice.
Morac (27723) 2007-12-22 7:36
Great patterns, textures, colors and dynamics on the sea;
Great perspective and composition!
Faros (12) 2007-12-22 8:06
Waves are coming from the left and from the right, the result is great,
asival (5305) 2008-01-22 7:14
This is a fantastic moment... I just love the waves formation with those sunset colors...
GJ as always
filidor (56) 2008-09-01 5:33
Very interesting perspective - in small view - the water looks as it could be over this silhouette.
- Copyright: Gilad Benari (gilad33) (14400)
- Genre: Places
- Medium: Color
- Date Taken: 2007-04-14
- Categories: Daily Life
- Camera: Canon 5D, Sigma 70-200 F2.8 DG APO HSM
- Exposure: f/3.5, 1/100 seconds
- More Photo Info: view
- Photo Version: Original Version
- Theme(s): Kev's Favourites of 2007 - 1, brevbrev14 fav. 2007, Favorites - landscape 03, Devimeuxbe's favorites on TE (II) [view contributor(s)]
- Date Submitted: 2007-12-16 9:07
- Favorites: 1 [view]