One of the advantages of travelling by the night boat to Corsica, is waking at sun-rise and standing on deck as the boat sails into port. This time, Bastia. Once you are on land, Bastia is quite a chaotic sprawl but from the sea and bathed in the morning sunlight a sight to behold. Welcome back to Corsica!
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siudzi (29053) 2010-10-09 1:30
Wow, what a lovely picture of this amazing place! Love your composition with an amazing morning light, great colour contrast, high perspective. Very good work! Thanks for sharing!
Have a nice day! M
jonathan_hart (21270) 2010-10-09 1:39
this is an ideal view to introduce the travel on the island of beauty
a good light, a fine framing, a photogenic place, nice shot
KLB (23723) 2010-10-09 2:03
What a marvelous view !
You achieved a great composition, with all the elements perfectly placed in your image.
The morning light is fabulous, and gives delicates tones.
Great work, compliments.
joiseyshowaa (81) 2010-10-09 3:01
Great scene enhanced by your choice of framing and that wonderful warm late day light.
bennyfunky (793) 2010-10-09 4:08
Nice view and beautiful morning light.
Sergiom (49008) 2010-10-09 6:28
L'arrivée à Bastia par le traversier est toujours spectaculaire surtout quand la lumière est aussi belle et éclaire de côté ces belles maisons colorées.
patdeph (35744) 2010-10-09 13:04
your POV is splendid,and I love the morning light on the town enhanced by the contrast with the misty backgroung.This is superb,and I am looking forward to see the ohers pictures!$Regards
Zucca (4608) 2010-10-11 11:27
Hello Elaine !
Colors, POV, sharpness... Everything's great, I like your photo very much ! Congratulations !
Have a nice evening !
holmertz (33523) 2010-10-13 7:34
Personally I arrived in Bastia by taxi from the airport but I still found the city quite enjoyable, not really chaotic. This is probably the nicest view of the city and you were lucky to be there when the weather was perfect. The lighthouse and church tower balance each other very well and the warm colours are enchanting.
- Copyright: Elaine springford (everlasting) (14115)
- Genre: Places
- Medium: Color
- Date Taken: 2010-09-13
- Categories: Nature
- Camera: Nikon D90, AF-S DX VR Nikkor 18-105mm f/3.5-5.6G ED, Digital RAW
- Exposure: f/8, 1/125 seconds
- More Photo Info: view
- Photo Version: Original Version
- Date Submitted: 2010-10-09 0:09