Winter sunshine on the colourful beach huts that line the eastern edge of the pebble beach in the town of Seaford in East Sussex, England. Summer seems a long way off in January in the northern hemisphere but the days are gradually getting longer.
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snunney (92440) 2012-01-17 2:23
You are right the days are getting longer, but they don't seem to be getting any warmer:-) You have framed the composition well, making good use of the vertical format. The saturated tones of the beach huts look splendid under the lovely toned sky. Superb sharpness.
tyro (22940) 2012-01-17 2:26
Good morning Brian,
Yes, it is nice that the days actually do appear to be becoming a little longer just now and that there's often a good bit more light around.
And it is the light which you have caught perfectly in this lovely shot.
Excellent composition which has obviously been well studied and thought out, whether by careful camera work at the time or with painstaking care in cropping - knowing you, probably both! Lovely warm colours from the low winter sunlight, your usual fabulous sky and stunning sharpness and detail.
Wanda1 (15058) 2012-01-17 2:35
It is a summer feeling indeed that one gets when looking at these brightly coloured beach huts. I like your angle of view and the line of diagonal in your composition. Luckily for us we are in the middle of summer here, but our winter time will come soon enough ;-)
dta (72937) 2012-01-17 3:40
Hello Brian ,
Like a lot this one , especially for the perspective , the low light , and the contrasts . A superb sky , too .
JFS (32459) 2012-01-17 3:50
Good day Brian!
Simple, graphic, sharp, perfect light, fascinating colors, I love it!
dkmurphys (54417) 2012-01-17 4:55
I guess the most of us are waiting for the summer. Great capture with splendid colors and contrasts. Perfect work!
sacimar (26205) 2012-01-17 5:10
good image with beautiful colors, I like the composition with this original perspective, the combination of the wall colors was well chosen,
delpeoples (56002) 2012-01-17 5:12
Happy New Year to you and yours. Apologies that it's so late in the piece but I've been away in Malaysia.
What a beautiful day for January! You wouldn't get it that sunny in July! Fantastic rich colours, beautiful graphism and exceptional sharpness. Great job.
Thanks for sharing, have a lovely day
Yiannis84 (2824) 2012-01-17 5:29
Excellent image with great sharpness..the colors and light are splendid
I appreciate your perspective..very well done
BennyV (14959) 2012-01-17 5:44
Lovely textures on these cabins.
Wooden, yet so soft.
Gentle colours too.
Waiting for summer too.
Budapestman (82620) 2012-01-17 5:53
a splendid atmosphere with fantastic lights I like the composition and the attractive colours, superb title and realization, Tfs! Have a nice day! Kellemes napot kívánok!
gildasjan (42906) 2012-01-17 6:11
Une image verticale parfaitement composée.Une très bonne complémentarité des couleurs entre les deux cabines à droite de l'image.
yquem46 (38750) 2012-01-17 10:13
another splendid one in its perspective and colors
have a nice evening
bergese (6699) 2012-01-17 11:12
Your photos are beautiful, light, colors, POV, everything is excellent.On is on vacation all year round.
francio64 (39784) 2012-01-17 12:58
da un soggetto apparentemente semplice, sei riuscito a creare una bellissima immagine, con una superba resa cromatica.
Compliments my friend!
m00n (2259) 2012-01-17 13:28
So simple, yet so beautiful!
I like your fun colors and shapes!
And this deep blue sky!
Where do you find them?
jajko (775) 2012-01-17 20:20
intersting colours. but what is the best for me? the light and saturation of the photo. this is not simple postcard.
well done. Luke.
RhodieIke (11744) 2012-01-17 23:28
Hi Brian, Indeed waiting for the summer, fantastic colours, clarity and presentation. Great Pov,Have a good Wednesday. Cheers Iain.
Royaldevon (34655) 2012-01-18 1:19
Good Morning Brian,
Seaford is a place I used to visit, many years ago. My college friend lived there.
It really doesn't look like January with the bright colours and the blue sky.
This shot has your hallmarks of clarity and colour saturation. It is beautifully composed with a strong sense of perspective.
Have a good day,
Silvio1953 (133654) 2012-01-19 11:27
Ciao Bria, lovely parade of colorful cables, fantastic sky, splendid light and beautiful pastel colors, very well done, my friend, bravo, ciao Silvio
nikkitta (17064) 2012-01-19 17:35
Missing the sun and the blue sky?
Here in Argentina the days are being a little shorter, there is sun till 7.30 in the evening
Creative capture of the waiting colorful huts with great colors and sharpness
macjake (63128) 2012-01-20 0:56
your photos are easily recognizable in the small thumbnails, you certainly have a style that can be noticed a mile away.
beautiful sharpness and overall quality of the image.
clear and well illuminated.
the sky is awesome too.
smart compo, with precise lighting.
one of your best
InasiaJones (31562) 2012-01-21 15:27
I really love this photo!
You were really inspired by these colourful huts, going close enough to create a very cool geometric interpretation.
The light is fabulous and brings a lot of character to your image, just as the sky that also contributes to enrich the mood of the scene.
- Copyright: Brian Denton (timecapturer) (49288)
- Genre: Places
- Medium: Color
- Date Taken: 2011-01-13
- Categories: Daily Life, Architecture
- Camera: Sony Alpha 850 DSLR, Sony F20mm F2.8 SAL, Hoya Super UV
- Exposure: f/16, 1/125 seconds
- Photo Version: Original Version
- Theme(s): Beach Huts [view contributor(s)]
- Date Submitted: 2012-01-17 2:14