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A lens without peer

Discussion in 'Scenic, Architecture, and Travel' started by SimonL, Jan 25, 2011.

  1. SimonL

    SimonL Mu-43 Regular

    136
    Apr 15, 2009
    NW England
    A picture of the disconnected head of the old pier at St Annes-on-Sea at dusk. The body in the picture was a passerby who obligingly stepped exactly into the right spot by my staring at them and willing them to do it :cool: 

    Taken with a GF1 and 20mm with no filtration whatsoever. What amazes me is the resistance to flare. The sun was pretty strong and look - hardly a sign of it :biggrin:

    Without Pier
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    1/2500 @ f/2.2 ISO 100
     
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  2. Christilou

    Christilou Mu-43 Top Veteran

    657
    Feb 25, 2010
    Camberley, Surrey
    Beautiful shot :) 
     
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  3. Streetshooter

    Streetshooter Administrator Emeritus

    Dec 15, 2009
    Phila, Pa USA
    Simon,
    Sometimes ya just get lucky..
    This marks one of those times...
    Don
     
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  4. Bill Gordon

    Bill Gordon Mu-43 Top Veteran

    wonderfull!!
     
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  5. Mort

    Mort Mu-43 Regular

    Amazing light which has worked in your favour, nice composition and colors.

    Well done.

    Mark
     
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  6. Alanroseman

    Alanroseman Super Moderator Emeritus

    Dec 21, 2010
    New England
    That is a beautiful photograph....
     
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  7. Iconindustries

    Iconindustries Mu-43 Hall of Famer

    Fantastic colours. It has a nice relaxed effect and it doesnt cause tension.
    A+
     
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  8. Michael

    Michael Mu-43 Regular

    NW sunsets

    I grew up very close to St Annes and its a fact the north west Lancashire and Morecombe Bay get some wonderful sunsets especially in winter between 3.30 and 4pm!!!

    Nice shot

    Michael
     
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  9. SimonL

    SimonL Mu-43 Regular

    136
    Apr 15, 2009
    NW England
    Thanks everyone.

    As Michael says, some of the sunsets here are spectacular in Winter. I always figure I'm lucky to live on the West coast since I get my 'Golden Hours' at friendlier, more respectable times of the day :eek: )
     
  10. DjordjeJ

    DjordjeJ Mu-43 Regular

    128
    Dec 19, 2009
    Belgrade, Serbia
    Beautiful image.
     
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