Swept up

Kevin P. Kreischer Student 7/8/2012 2:56:16 AM

Excellent POV Debbie, nice capture #1473642

Jeff W. Robinson 7/8/2012 3:10:16 AM

Excellent perspective and landscape/nature capture! #10219258

Mary Dimitriw 7/8/2012 3:44:05 AM

Great POV Debbie!! Wonderful mix of tones and textures. #10219303

Mary K. Robison 7/8/2012 4:06:56 AM

That foamy part advancing on the shells reminds me of "The Blob", a movie WAY before your time, Debbie!
Love the different levels in your composition. #10219335

Debbie Bray 7/8/2012 4:37:05 AM

Ha Mary! I remember the blob as a kid, we all had nightmares over it!! Never saw it, but a teenage neighbour did, and scared the living daylights out of us!! hehee!! #10219371

Jack Gaskin 7/8/2012 4:39:36 AM

WAY to GET DOWN & SANDY for the SHOT Which is SO SO COOL. The seas foam leading edge is great
Wonderful detail & color.

Jack #10219374

Tammy M. Anderson 7/8/2012 5:06:54 AM

Great pov and beautiful scene, Debbie. #10219399

Anthony G. Comella 7/8/2012 6:44:13 AM

Superb viewing and for sure superb work!! #10219500

Ellen Hodges 7/8/2012 7:42:15 AM

Very dramatic and beautiful capture, Deb!! #10219567

Julianne Bradford 7/8/2012 8:32:33 AM

Great drama in this upcurned sea capture Debbie! #10219617

Carolyn M. Fletcher 7/8/2012 8:50:23 AM

It does remind me of the Blob, now that you all mention it..I saw the original, with Steve McQueen. LOL #10219642

Bobby Ray Goodman 7/8/2012 9:52:22 AM

Hi Debbie,Like how you included the sea foam.Awesome capture,sure looks refreshing even if it is winter.Wonderful image my friend!!! #10219684

Patrick Rouzes 7/8/2012 10:25:37 AM

Love the tones, detail, clarity, pov & rugged coastline, Debbie! A beautiful scene & capture, my friend!
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Mike Clime 7/8/2012 12:05:46 PM

Pretty capture, nice pov and comp with the shells in the foreground, Debbie! #10219811

Stephen Zacker 7/8/2012 1:21:44 PM

Great perspective and depth this has #10219933

Carol L. Fowler 7/8/2012 2:19:54 PM

Beautiful layers of textures. Love the shells- glad you got this in time #10220021

John Connolly 7/8/2012 2:41:53 PM

I am impressed with your low POV Debbie, and your great DOF in this wonderful seaside capture! You have excelled yourself with this one! #10220059

Nancy L. Green 7/8/2012 4:13:16 PM

EXCELLENT shore line image Debbie, I love the foam, VERY well done!! <>< #10220163

Laura E. Swan 7/8/2012 4:31:02 PM

What a shot! Wow, Debbie. I;m impressed. Look at the bubbles and shells. This makes me yearn for the beach!!!

Love it!!! (I just love all the talent here on BP. It always blows me away!!!)

Thanks for your kind words on my Dads memorial images. You are such a dear lady!

xoxo-LooLooLuuLuu #10220181

Thomas E. Hinds 7/8/2012 5:20:03 PM

Wonderful tones and textures in this beach scene, Debbie! Love the shells! I guess winter can be tumultuous down there! Nice work! #10220287

Deborah C. Lewinson 7/8/2012 6:12:36 PM

Powerful beach scene, Debbie, excellent capture!

Debby #10220348

Neal D. Hatcher 7/8/2012 8:27:50 PM

Awesome #10220521

Terry Cervi 7/8/2012 8:59:17 PM

Love your pov! It's a beauty, Debbie! #10220607

Ann Coates 7/8/2012 9:23:46 PM

Where's the crab? This photo has everything, shells, foamy water, rocks, mountains and sky. Superb capture Debbie. #10220656

Heather Loewenhardt 7/8/2012 9:54:30 PM

Wonderful example of depth and texture. #10220685

Avril Mrs Young 7/9/2012 12:08:00 AM

Excellent photography Debs, love the foam in the front..such detail...excellent pov and colour...well done indeed..love those shells! #10220762

frank w. degenhardt 7/9/2012 1:16:29 PM

Oh, I would have a big bag just waiting to grab some of them shells. I am looking forward to going to the beach again and looking for shells. You do such a beautiful job with your framing and composition, then you treat us to some gorgeous colors and wonderful scenery. Wish I was there my friend. #10221704

Randy L. Quast 7/10/2012 6:54:59 PM

Debbie outstanding photo in every way. Congrats on the EP. #10224059

Emile Abbott 7/11/2012 12:31:46 PM

Love the seafoam, great textures and details. #10225177

Lyn Darlington 7/11/2012 5:48:06 PM

Fantastic capture and perspective! #10225777

Carol L. Quina 7/13/2012 4:26:30 PM

Love the POV! Nice shot!
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Carol L. Quina 7/13/2012 4:31:44 PM

Love the POV! Nice shot!
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Heather Loewenhardt 8/10/2012 8:01:29 PM

Wonderful contrast of shape, texture and color. #10270988

Lyn Darlington 8/28/2012 10:52:27 PM

Congrats on a fantastic finalist! #10294588

Laura E. Swan 8/29/2012 12:04:57 AM

I stayed attached to this one to say this to you!!!

Bravo! Love it Miss Debbie!!!

-LauraLoo :))) #10294725

Randy D. Dinkins 8/29/2012 3:06:46 AM

Great shot, comp!!! Congratulations! #10294968

frank w. degenhardt 8/29/2012 3:12:16 AM

Beautiful Finalist Debbie. Congratulations. #10294987

Thomas E. Hinds 8/29/2012 5:47:00 AM

Terrific work! Congratulations on this Finalist, too, Debbie! #10295495

Emile Abbott 8/29/2012 7:27:31 AM

Congratulations on another great finalist, Debbie. WTG #10295792

Bobby Ray Goodman 8/29/2012 8:01:09 AM

Hi Debbie,Big Congratulations on this beautiful finalist my friend!!! #10295952

Wm Nosal 8/29/2012 8:59:43 AM

Awesome Image Debbie!
Congratulations #10296265

Tammy M. Anderson 8/29/2012 9:09:54 AM

Congrats on a beautiful finalist, Debbie. #10296313

Nancy L. Green 8/29/2012 11:11:42 AM

CONGRATULATIONS Debbie, on this wonderful finalist, WTG!! <>< #10296697

John Connolly 8/29/2012 1:43:28 PM

Congratulations on your finalist award Debbie! Well done! #10297227

Lorna Shutter 8/29/2012 6:01:05 PM

Woo Hoo!!! CONGRATULATIONS on your Finalist Award for this FABULOUS image, Ms. Bray!!!!! WTG!!! Good luck in the next round!!! :)
Photobucket #10297970

Heather Loewenhardt 8/29/2012 6:33:31 PM

Congrats on this wonderful finalist Debbie. #10298091

Neal D. Hatcher 8/29/2012 6:43:48 PM

CONGRATULATIONS #10298117

Ellen Hodges 8/30/2012 4:45:48 AM

Huge congrats on this beauty, too, Debbie!!! #10298760

Val Feldman 8/30/2012 10:37:17 AM

Wowza! What a beautiful Finalist! Wonderful depth captured, great textures (good timing to catch those beautiful shells before they were swept away), excellent beach tones. Love the amazingly large mass of sea foam - outstanding - never seen anything like it (and I live in TX where EVERYTHING is supposed to be bigger but you Aussie's got us beat on sea foam for sure! :) :) Congratulations on yet another wonderful Finalist, Ms. DU and all the best in the upcoming round! #10299389

Patrick Rouzes 8/30/2012 12:34:18 PM

Congrats & good luck on this amazing finalist, Debbie! WTG!
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Daniella Puente 8/30/2012 6:11:07 PM

Wonderful photo, congrats! #10300413

David M. Montero 8/30/2012 7:40:01 PM

WTG Debbie! Congratulations on your Finalist selection! #10300567

JO ANN CLEVELAND 9/8/2012 12:16:51 PM

Wowza...what an awesome image Debbie!

Big congratulations on your wonderful finalist!

jo ann c. #10314365

Nadia Paul 9/12/2012 10:25:30 PM

So many wonderful layers - congrats Debbie! #10320572

Stefania Barbier 9/29/2012 12:04:16 AM

Nadia said it well... love the multiple layers... congratulations Debbie! #10345910

Mary K. Robison 9/29/2012 1:11:49 AM

Very belated Congratulations on this lovely scene making Finalist, Debbie!
At least I commented on it the first day you posted it, when I mentioned how the foam reminded me of "The Blob" movie...
;-D #10345938

Julianne Bradford 9/29/2012 7:14:27 AM

Congratulations on a seecond great finalist Debbie! Like I said..love the drama :-) #10346246

Mary Dimitriw 9/30/2012 3:47:14 AM

Congratulations on your wonderful Finalist Debbie..amazing POV! #10347125

Carol Flisak 12/30/2012 7:56:42 AM

Wonderful layers, details and tones! Congrats on your beautiful finalist, Debbie! #10489231

Randy L. Quast 1/6/2013 5:57:43 AM

Debbie Congrats on the Finalist Great job. #10501648

JO ANN CLEVELAND 1/10/2013 8:31:20 AM

Big congras on your awesome finalist Debbie..

jo ann c. #10508271


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The shells were soon covered and swept back out with the tide, a second after I took the shot. This wave reached out further than the other ones had, a sign it was still on the rise.

Exif: F Number: 11, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 1/100 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 250, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 30.00 mm, Model: DSLR-A850

Uploaded on 7/8/2012 1:30:50 AM

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Camera: Sony A850

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