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New Years Day

Posted by
Margie (Auckland, New Zealand) on 3 January 2009 in Landscape & Rural and Portfolio.

NIKON D80 1/4000 second F/5.6 ISO 500 127 mm (35mm equiv.)

Any hints, tips, constructive criticism or comments are welcome and appreciated.

Eleftheria! from Athens, Greece

I love it!

3 Jan 2009 7:20am

@Eleftheria!: Thank you!

Jason from Wellington, New Zealand


3 Jan 2009 7:33am

@Jason: Thanks Jason, a little different from all those Taranaki beach shots in the winter huh? :)

Calusarus from St Sorlin en Valloire, France

What I like is the human silhouettes: only dark things in the beautiful light of this marine landscape.

3 Jan 2009 11:24am

@Calusarus: Thanks for the visit and comment.

MadScientist from Düsseldorf, Germany

Did you hear the sound of my dropping jaws? :-)

3 Jan 2009 12:35pm

@MadScientist: :)
It was a gorgeous day!

Anthony Lambert from Bielefeld, Germany

Looks a lot different to new years day here in Germany !! great shot.

3 Jan 2009 3:59pm

@Anthony Lambert: Just a little! :)
Thanks for the comment, Anthony.

Alphons from Kaatsheuvel, Netherlands

I hope you have a good start of 2009.
Fine capture.

3 Jan 2009 5:44pm

@Alphons: Best wishes for 2009 to you too. Thanks for the visit and comment.

DarkElf from Perth, Australia

great beach scene - love the approaching waves and the colour of the water!

4 Jan 2009 6:27am

@DarkElf: Thanks Darkelf! It really was that colour!

EYES WIDE SHUT from The library of my soul, United Kingdom

Silhouettes against the vibrant beauty and power of Mother nature. Superbly captured

4 Jan 2009 6:37am

@EYES WIDE SHUT: Thanks for the kind comment!

Fliss from Melbourne Beach, United States

Though you are in NZ... (and me being originally from Australia) the waves do remind me of Australia... got a pang of homesickness... great shot...

26 Jan 2009 8:03pm

1/4000 second
ISO 500
127 mm (35mm equiv.)