...went fishing!

© Joao Martinho

...went fishing!

Bonnie Gearhart 2/13/2008 4:16:28 AM

Lucis Filter?
Now this is a cool photograph, I love the effects, the colors are fantastic and the capture is awesome.
Very nice! #853857

Robert R. Goodman 2/13/2008 4:20:39 AM

That is a stunning capture,Joao.Beautiful color!!!!! #5488453

Joao Martinho 2/13/2008 4:38:55 AM

Thanks for your comments. The only filter treatment was a basic graduated light yelow in the upper sky to add contrast to clouds and intend to bring additional light to this gray day. I also have added some shadows and a bit of contrast. All this from a basic digital editor. #5488529

Dominick M. Dimacale 2/13/2008 4:50:09 AM

I see a winner here, Joao.

Dominick #5488583

Bonnie C. Lackey 2/13/2008 4:55:34 AM

I love the comp, the colors and the everyday becoming extraordinary! #5488617

Judy V. Kennamer 2/13/2008 5:31:38 AM

Marvelous Joao! The scene is so beautiful - and your effects are just perfect! Great job my friend! #5488901

Tiia Vissak 2/13/2008 6:37:17 AM

great tones, pov & mood! #5489221

Laurence Saliba 2/13/2008 7:02:49 AM

A very beautiful image Joao!! Very well composed and even though the bike is the main subject the water seems to lead you into all the picture. Very well done!!! #5489333

Amber Kennedy 2/13/2008 7:03:51 AM

I just love this image...great fx...and really great pov...makes you think while you look at this! #5489341

Michelle Alton 2/13/2008 5:19:09 PM

Wonderful composition, and the edits are brilliant.
Michelle #5491412

Patrick Rouzes 2/13/2008 6:16:33 PM

WOWWWWWW, amazing colors, detail, lighting, shadows, comp, clarity & effects here!!! Exceptional work on this, Joao!!!WOW!!! #5491636

Joao Martinho 2/14/2008 3:48:22 AM

Many thanks to all for your comments. I have learned a lot with your works over these 3 months since I joined Betterphoto...the rest is passion for photography. #5493113

Rhonda Burger 2/14/2008 7:26:53 AM

Wonderfully seen and captured Joao. Your gallery is quite beautiful. Rhonda #5494378

Flavio Carnevale 3/12/2008 6:18:46 AM

Beautiful colors and details here.
Great image, Joao!
Flavio #5632122

Flavio Carnevale 3/12/2008 6:21:23 AM

Beautiful colors and details here.
Great image, Joao!
Flavio #5632134

Michelle Alton 3/22/2008 1:44:13 PM

Congratulations on this fantastic Finalist, Joao!
Michelle #5678504

Judy V. Kennamer 3/23/2008 7:18:37 PM

Congrats on your Finalist Joao! This is absolutely gorgeous! #5685452

Tiia Vissak 3/24/2008 3:44:43 AM

Congratulations! #5686467

Gail Vitikacs 3/24/2008 7:26:59 AM

Wonderful! Congrats! #5687705

Buddy Venturanza 3/24/2008 10:35:23 AM

Joao... congrats to your finalist, you deserve it, really cool image #5688801

Joao Martinho 3/24/2008 11:18:38 AM

Many thanks to all. It is a honour for me to have my 1st finalist in a group of excellence like this! #5689103

Erin Tyler 3/24/2008 3:01:24 PM

Congratulations on your finalist! #5690297

Anna M. Halasz 3/27/2008 2:46:08 PM

Bravo Joao !!!!! Congratulations!!!! Anna #5707079

RC Fritz 4/30/2008 10:09:26 AM

Beautiful work. Well deserved Finalist, Joao!! Congratulations! Parabéns!! #5863048

Philippe Vieux-Jeanton 5/22/2008 12:51:11 PM

Very beautiful capture.. Congratulations on your Finalist, Joao!! #5963216

JO ANN CLEVELAND 6/5/2008 2:02:41 PM

Congratulations on this awesome image, love the colors and comp!

p.s. Welcome to BP!

jo ann c. #6023211

Kerry W. Willis 7/26/2008 6:14:51 AM

This image tells a story... a favorite of mine on your very diverse and delightful gallery. And yes, Well, yes, I am the son of a fisherman, too. :-) K.W. #6232800

Katarina Mansson 8/2/2008 3:45:11 AM

Love the scene which is so brilliantly captured here. Title is spot on too! A belated congratulations on a well-deserved badge! #6260546

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natural capture previously entered with a digital treatment.

Exif: F Number: 5, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 10/2000 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 100, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 7.40 mm, Model: DMC-FZ50

Uploaded on 2/13/2008 4:11:09 AM

BetterPhoto.com Photo Contest Finalist

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