Tesselated Twilight

© Michael L. Dawson

Tesselated Twilight

Muriel Jackson level-classic 6/23/2008 1:07:44 AM

Stunning image Mike! Certainly draws your eye in. Great too to have all the shooting info #947141

Christina N. Seuser 6/23/2008 1:12:50 AM

Amazing shot Mike, love your composition and choice of shutter speed! Great color too. #6095411

Nilesh J. Bhange 6/23/2008 1:16:53 AM

Perfect! It's pleasure to watch your images. Beautiful tonal range & POV,Mike! #6095418

Cecil P. Whitt 6/23/2008 1:18:14 AM

Beautiful shot #6095427

Avril Young level-classic 6/23/2008 1:44:46 AM

lovely image..great detail and colour! #6095490

Jeff W. Robinson level-classic 6/23/2008 4:53:08 AM

Outstanding in every way Mike! Jeff #6096025

Renata Gusciora level-classic 6/23/2008 9:46:30 AM

Beautiful image,Mike! #6097358

A P level-classic 6/23/2008 10:07:48 AM

Awesome image, Mike. #6097473

Alex T. Mizuno level-classic 6/27/2008 11:49:13 PM

This is incredible, Mike. Light, comp, fissures, everything is so beautiful! Those naturally made fissures are certainly amazing. #6115873

Glenn E. Traver level-classic 7/3/2008 2:59:34 PM

Nice Work here Mike, Great Color and Pleasing Lines ~ GT #6137150

Glenn E. Traver level-classic 7/3/2008 3:36:06 PM

Nice Work here Mike, Great Color and Pleasing Lines ~ GT #6137202

Cindy L. Ledsome level-classic 7/9/2008 4:30:38 PM

Fantastic image Mike! #6160499

Corinne M. Thompson level-classic 7/14/2008 8:11:01 AM

Beautiful image! #6177987

Daniella Puente level-classic 7/21/2008 12:28:29 PM

EXCELLENT photo and congrats on the finalist Mike! #6206405

Alex T. Mizuno level-classic 7/21/2008 12:31:24 PM

Congratulations on your Finalist Mike!! #6206441

Philippe Vieux-Jeanton 7/21/2008 12:35:28 PM

Too good for BP.. But I really enjoy. Congrats Mike! #6206489

Kathy L. Clark 7/21/2008 8:22:45 PM

This is so gorgeous Mike. Congrats on a totally awesome finalist. #6210444

Christine Czernin level-classic 7/22/2008 2:35:38 AM

Congratulations.A superb capture.
Some years ago I was on Tasmania,it could be the same spot. In any case it was tasselated and beautiful.. #6211583

Kristy A. Keene 7/22/2008 3:21:57 AM

Congrats on your Wonderful Finalist!! #6211823

Glenn E. Traver level-classic 7/22/2008 11:22:57 AM

Congratulations Mike, beautiful ! #6215181

Erica Murphy level-classic 7/22/2008 11:39:46 AM

Congratulations on your stunning finalist Mike! #6215228

Corinne M. Thompson level-classic 7/22/2008 3:15:01 PM

Congrats on your Finalist! #6216207

Geraldine E. Lefoe 7/23/2008 7:09:24 PM

Coingratulations Mike - this is one of the best I've seen of the area .. and I photographed there last year with a large group of photographers! We had low tide unfortunately - this is a stunner and I'm sure we'll see it at the next level #6223271

Robert Baer level-classic 7/24/2008 11:05:56 AM

mike
what an awesome image. congrats!! #6225974

Susie Peek-Swint level-classic 8/14/2008 12:30:17 AM

How beautiful.. stunning seascape Mike ~ many congrats on your finalist and POTD! #6310787

Karen Engelbreth level-classic 8/14/2008 12:33:28 AM

Fantastic image, Mike - a big congrats on your POTD! #6310795

Alex T. Mizuno level-classic 8/14/2008 12:35:44 AM

Congratulations Mike on this excellent POTD!! I'm so glad this work earned the second recognition. #6310800

Dominick M. Dimacale level-classic 8/14/2008 12:37:48 AM

Congratulation Mike on your Finalist and POTD win.


Dominick #6310809

Katarina Mansson level-classic 8/14/2008 12:43:39 AM

Congratulations Mike on your amazing POTD! You have a stunning gallery! #6310831

Les Rhoades level-classic 8/14/2008 1:14:39 AM

Congrats on your FINALIST and now POTD selection!
Super work #6310895

Jennifer L. Alder level-classic 8/14/2008 1:35:12 AM

wow!!!!!!!!!! Brilliant image- big congrats on this wonderful POTD !:) #6310946

Joy Rector level-classic 8/14/2008 2:55:05 AM

congrats on the POTD #6311113

Josselyne Klecanda level-classic 8/14/2008 3:34:42 AM

WOW! that's really beautiful. Love it. congrats. #6311202

Mary K. Robison level-classic 8/14/2008 4:08:41 AM

Gorgeous photo, and wonderful title, Mike!
Congratulations on your well-deserved POTD! #6311300

Tiia Vissak level-classic 8/14/2008 4:21:35 AM

Congratulations! #6311332

Paul D. level-classic 8/14/2008 5:29:51 AM

Well-captured, Mike! No grad line, even toned, and the composition is spot on. Being it's such a grid in the FG, the square-on approach pulls your eye in really well. Nicely done. I appreciate the photo specs; you answered two questions I had: how long of an exposure was needed to get the misty look to the water, and how low do you set the tripod to get that "right on top of it" look, so thanks! I've got the same 5D/17-40mm setup, so you've got me inspired to get shootin'.

Congrats, well done! #6311737

Jim Britt level-classic 8/14/2008 5:53:13 AM

Nice story to go along with a great picture. I agree with Paul above. Nicely composed and inspiring. Congrats on your POTD. well done. #6311843

Ann Mulholland level-classic 8/14/2008 6:02:55 AM

Mike, what a great picture! Really nice. Congrats!!!
Ann #6311877

Vishwanath Bhat level-classic 8/14/2008 6:06:54 AM

Congrats on the finalist and POTD. Stunning capture! Regards, Vish #6311892

Kathleen K. Parker level-classic 8/14/2008 6:30:22 AM

Great photo, Mike. Congrats on the POTD!
KK #6312006

Visit: www.JChristopherGalleries.com level-classic 8/14/2008 7:11:36 AM

Great image Mike. Love the colors. Congrats on the win. #6312172

Donna LaMattino Pagakis level-classic 8/14/2008 7:43:41 AM

A beautiful finalist and potd Mike. Great pov, colors and exposure. Congratulations! #6312272

Usman M. Bajwa level-classic 8/14/2008 7:57:29 AM

A deserving Finalist and congrats on POTD, Mike #6312338

Colleen Farrell level-classic 8/14/2008 8:47:22 AM

Great landscape! Congrats on your finalist and POTD! #6312505

Kathy L. Clark 8/14/2008 9:01:57 AM

Congrats Mike on your finalist and wonderful POTD. #6312571

Erica Murphy level-classic 8/14/2008 9:56:34 AM

Congratulations on this STUNNING and gorgeous POTD Mike!!!! Great photo!! #6312778

Erica Murphy level-classic 8/14/2008 9:56:34 AM

Congratulations on this STUNNING and gorgeous POTD Mike!!!! Great photo!! #6312779

Robert K. Bemus level-classic 8/14/2008 9:59:39 AM

Great, Mike!! Congratulations on your POTD and your Finalist!! #6312794

Corinne M. Thompson level-classic 8/14/2008 9:59:41 AM

Congrats on the POTD! #6312795

Daniella Puente level-classic 8/14/2008 10:02:31 AM

Precious exposure, congrats on the POTD! #6312808

Ryan Murphy level-classic 8/14/2008 1:53:32 PM

wow -- amazing capture! congrats on the POTD and finalist. #6313610

Geraldine E. Lefoe level-classic 8/14/2008 2:02:31 PM

Good to see this get the recognition it deserves Mike - this one is worth hanging on the wall, Congrats on your POTD #6313638

Vladan D. Djordjevic level-classic 8/14/2008 2:06:34 PM

Outstanding image taken from and excellent pov, with amazing colors, details, timing and comp. #6313646

Dennis Walton level-classic 8/14/2008 2:30:36 PM

Great shot. The 6 sec exposure made ot work beautifully. fdwphotos.com #6313715

Lorri Shank level-classic 8/15/2008 9:06:20 PM

Congratulations, Mike. This is an outstanding photo. You have such great work in your gallery. #6319341

Michelle L. Frick level-classic 8/16/2008 8:58:06 PM

Incredibly beautiful Mike! Congratulations on this POTD!! #6323114

Shirley Pearce 8/16/2008 10:02:28 PM

Mike, very nice! Such an interesting foreground and the colors are so pleasing! #6323204

Amanda D. Austwick level-classic 8/17/2008 8:26:17 PM

Congratulations on this awesome photo, and your well deserved awards!!! #6326513

Alan Long 8/18/2008 10:31:41 AM

Superb shot, man. #6328879

Bunny Snow level-classic 8/18/2008 12:17:33 PM

The colors and composition is amazing. But, I was especially interested to learn that you used a two stop grad filter with your 5D.

This would definitely reduce the time on the computer and allow you to spend more time capturing wonderful images.

Was more than the basic digital darkroom work needed to produce this amazing image? What else was done? #6329262

Rebecca K. Lefferts 8/21/2008 9:33:49 AM

Fabulous photo! CONGRATS! #6342273

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Description

The magical fissues of Tesselated Pavement on the Tasman PEninsula. I wanted to show off the fissures and so I waited until the tide had swamped the fissures and was ebbing back through the cracks to grab this image. By the way the fissures are natural and not manmade!

17-40L
Tripod about 12" off the ground
f19
6 secs
ISO 50
2 stop grad

tasmania prints

Uploaded on 6/23/2008 12:54:50 AM

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