So near ....... yet so far .....

© Renee Doyle

So near ....... yet so far .....

Julie Robinson 8/4/2006 12:18:13 AM

A wonderful night light scene Renee- well done! #496862

Ray Clarke 8/4/2006 12:22:20 AM

Stunning lighting Renee, makes a wonderful photo (ac) #3122304

David L. Luchowski 8/4/2006 12:28:04 AM

Great low light effort,Renee.Well done. #3122312

Janine Russell 8/4/2006 12:35:30 AM

Renee, excellent detail, clarity, lighting, exposure and DOF. #3122339

Pat Gamwell 8/4/2006 12:46:03 AM

Never saw Pier 39 look better! WOW! Another breathtaking night shot, Renee!! #3122372

Paul E. Earl 8/4/2006 12:50:00 AM

I love touring the world with you Renee!! So many wonderful photos! #3122387

Evy Johansen 8/4/2006 1:23:22 AM

Another beautiful nightshot!! Wonderful silky look! #3122443

Kerby Pfrangle 8/4/2006 1:47:46 AM

wonderful night image with super lighting. Very Very nice. #3122485

Jill Odice 8/4/2006 2:11:34 AM

I love how the image is tack sharp except for the rocking motion of the boats :-) Beautiful shot! #3122529

William C. Raco 8/4/2006 2:43:01 AM

Beautiful scene with great light and color
Very well taken and presented, Renee

Bill #3122632

Donald K. Cherry 8/4/2006 2:47:08 AM

Beautiful night scene, Renee!!! #3122648

Glenn E. Urquhart 8/4/2006 2:54:32 AM

Beautiful night harbor capture, Renee!!! Well Done! Cheers, Glenn. #3122675

Paul Michko 8/4/2006 3:21:10 AM

Incredible night scene, Renee. #3122773

Jeff Robinson 8/4/2006 4:43:29 AM

Beautifully captured nightscape Renee! Jeff #3123163

Carla Metzler 8/4/2006 5:45:18 AM

Beautiful night scene, Renee! #3123429

Carolyn J. Connolly 8/4/2006 8:51:08 AM

Renee, this is a WONDERFUL night capture!! A VERY well seen AND taken image!! Have a GREAT weekend!! :o) #3124340

Bambi L. Dingman 8/4/2006 9:45:01 AM

This is gorgeous, Renee! #3124529

Nadya Johnson 8/4/2006 9:59:56 AM

GREAT shot Renee, with terrific lighting and composition! I love to open a photo and instantly recognize the scene, as I certainly did with this. What a clear San Francisco night! And I absolutely love that "star" of light, out there on Alcatraz. Superb! #3124598

Renee Doyle 8/4/2006 2:06:59 PM

Many thanks Julie, Audrey, David, Janine, Pat, Paul, Evy, Kerby, Jill, BIll, Don, Glenn, Paul, Jeff, Carla, Carolyn, Bambi and Nadya - I appreciate your kind words!
#3125312

Ronald F. Fischer 8/4/2006 3:31:34 PM

This is a fantastic crystal clear night time shot, Renee! Awesome capture!!! #3125540

Graeme yew Chow 8/4/2006 5:41:23 PM

A wonderful night scene with well composed technique and clear detail, Renee. #3125788

Donna La Mattino Pagakis 8/4/2006 7:45:24 PM

Bright and beautiful reflections, nicely captured scene! #3126039

Nancy L. Green 8/4/2006 9:06:29 PM

Fantastic Renee!! The colors and lighting are perfect and the reflections are beautiful !! Very well captured!! <>< #3126181

Rakesh Syal 8/4/2006 9:07:41 PM

This is a winner kind of image, Renee! #3126183

Hector Contreras 8/4/2006 11:39:11 PM

This is outstanding night shot Renee...
Heco #3126366

Debbie Hartley 8/5/2006 3:15:59 PM

This night image is beautiful Renee! I was hoping it was taken in Australia, so I could go there myself!! #3128742

Candice C. Calhoun 8/5/2006 5:40:49 PM

I have dreamed of visiting this place...now I feel like I HAVE! A true winner in every sense of the word!

ccc #3128996

David Phalen 8/6/2006 6:07:29 AM

Outstanding night shot Renee! Love the contrast between the sharp details of the buildings and the motion blur of the rocking boats. #3130152

Sherry S. Boles 8/10/2006 11:43:47 AM

Pure gold...the golden highlights on the water(and overall golden tone) are absolutely stunning! The clarity and detail of every little light is fantastic! Gorgeous, Renee! #3148553

Ken Smith 8/10/2006 8:12:06 PM

YOu are definitely in your element with the long nighttime exposures. So very well done, Renee. #3149869

Tarun Bose 8/14/2006 3:24:55 PM

Another excellent night shot. Fantastic details. I like the action of the boats which were rocking giving a blur effect. Well done Renee. #3163365

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Description

Taken from the walkway at Pier 39, Fishermans Wharf San Francisco - looking out at Alcatraz - it's bright light shining .... so near, yet so far ....

tv30, f8, iso100, 70-200 lens, tripod, mirror lockup and cable release

I kinda liked how the boats were rocking in the slowly moving waters.
Have a great weekend everyone!


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