Blasket Sound

© Les Rhoades

Blasket Sound

Nikki McDonald level-classic 9/15/2008 3:59:36 AM

Great POV and incredible light and colors, Les. I love the aquamarine water, the emerald green on the top of the cliffs, and the burnt orange of the sand as well as the line of the breaking wave on the shore. #998817

Ken Smith level-classic 9/15/2008 4:05:50 AM

Nice range of colors, Les. Another super shot! #6456110

Gail Vitikacs level-classic 9/15/2008 4:41:51 AM

Indeed beautiful Les! #6456254

Agnes Fegan level-classic 9/15/2008 4:43:39 AM

Wow...just beautiful colors! Sounds like a lot of work went into getting this shot - but well worth it! #6456269

Usman M. Bajwa level-classic 9/15/2008 4:43:40 AM

Great landscape shot, Les, well worth your efforts. #6456270

Joy Rector level-classic 9/15/2008 4:59:46 AM

awesome #6456343

Peter Appelbaum level-classic 9/15/2008 5:45:37 AM

Beautiful capture Les. Peter #6456569

Bojan Bencic level-classic 9/15/2008 6:54:44 AM

Great shot with amazing light and colors, Les. #6456900

Jean E. Hildebrant level-classic 9/15/2008 7:31:07 AM

The view was worth the effort, Les! #6457051

John Caruso level-classic 9/15/2008 7:55:06 AM

This one just sings, Les! It was certainly worth your considerable effort! #6457139

Jillian Danielson level-classic 9/15/2008 8:38:29 AM

WOWWWWWWWW gorgeous!!! No, Lucky YOU! :) #6457282

Denny E. Barnes level-classic 9/15/2008 10:34:11 AM

Excellent, Les! Very beautiful capture and image even with wet feet! :>) What we go through to get the picture. Very beautifully done!!....Denny #6457716

Erika Haight 9/15/2008 10:55:50 AM

It was well worth the hike! Spectacular view my friend! I am still soooo jealous I wasnt there to see it myself!

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Marisol Pastor level-classic 9/15/2008 11:05:04 AM

Your efforts were certainly worth it! This is absolutely beautiful. Your landscapes never cease to amaze me. #6457827

Susan M. Hembree level-classic 9/15/2008 9:35:33 PM

Just love the colors and lighting in this, Les. A beautiful capture! #6459803

Donna LaMattino Pagakis level-classic 9/15/2008 10:19:48 PM

Captivating, truly wonderful textures and tones. Beautiful~ as always, Les!! #6459917

KARU WIJESUNDARA. A.N.P.A.S. 9/15/2008 10:32:45 PM

LES...GREAT DEPTH,COLOURS AND THE POV.
WELL DONE.!!!

KARU.
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Gena L. Talbot 9/17/2008 11:29:44 AM

Absolutely Beautiful Les!!! :) #6466937

Marcie A. Fowler 9/28/2008 4:07:28 PM

WEll worth the effort to get this gorgeous image Les!! #6525051

Elida Gutierrez 10/22/2008 9:39:55 PM

GORGEOUS!!!

Congratulations on your FINALIST!!! #6641103

Sylvia Rossler level-classic 10/22/2008 9:54:17 PM

Congrats again Les :o) #6641238

Laurence Saliba level-classic 10/22/2008 9:56:48 PM

Congrats on your finalist!!! #6641256

Erika Haight level-classic 10/22/2008 10:45:44 PM

I have no doubt this will go all the way!!! LETS SEE THAT GOLD!!! Congrats!
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Stefania Barbier level-classic 10/22/2008 11:04:20 PM

ANOTHER GORGEOUS FINALIST LES, CONGRATULATIONS AGAIN!!!!! #6641694

Dianna Murphy level-classic 10/23/2008 1:32:45 AM

Congratulations Les, gorgeous scene! #6642448

Katarina Mansson level-classic 10/23/2008 4:04:21 AM

Congratulations on your finalist Les and good luck next! #6643003

M.Christine Duncan 10/23/2008 4:52:36 AM

Defying all obstacles to get this view was very worth it Les... congrats on the wonderful finalist :-) #6643358

Stephanie Frey 10/23/2008 5:01:07 AM

Congratulations on your beautiful Finalist! #6643447

Ken Smith level-classic 10/23/2008 6:07:37 AM

Beautiful colors in this, Les. Congrats again! #6643997

Sherry L. Davis 10/23/2008 7:32:10 AM

Wow Les, this is gorgeous! Congrats on another wonderful finalist!!! #6644696

Usman M. Bajwa level-classic 10/23/2008 8:06:12 AM

Congratulations again, LES,

UB. #6645027

Debra R. Harder level-classic 10/23/2008 8:24:01 AM

Another GORGEOUS landscape, Les!! CONGRATULATIONS on your BEAUTIFUL finalist! Deb #6645235

Cheryl E. Davis level-classic 10/23/2008 10:35:55 AM

Congratulations on your finalist, Les! Excellent image! #6646507

Gena L. Talbot level-classic 10/23/2008 10:38:20 AM

Congratulaions Les on this beautiful finalist! #6646521

Gena L. Talbot level-classic 10/23/2008 10:38:35 AM

Congratulations Les on this beautiful finalist! #6646524

Mitch Spence level-classic 10/23/2008 10:46:57 AM

Extraordinary colors, Les. Congratulations. #6646592

Alex T. Mizuno level-classic 10/23/2008 12:44:07 PM

Congratulations on your another Finalist Les!! #6647365

Eugenio Diaz level-classic 10/23/2008 4:14:16 PM

Congratulations on your beautiful Finalist! Well done! #6648269

Christopher J. Budny level-classic 10/23/2008 4:36:44 PM

Congratulations, Les! #6648417

Dr Silly level-classic 10/24/2008 1:41:26 AM

Congrats Les on this finalist. :O) #6650621

Nadya Johnson level-classic 10/24/2008 5:36:24 PM

Truly gorgeous work here, Les! Congratulations on your very stunning finalist! #6655417

Linda Blair level-classic 10/25/2008 7:00:30 AM

Beautiful.....Congratulations!!!!!! #6657673

Colleen Farrell level-classic 10/26/2008 10:26:43 AM

Belated congratulations on this awesome finalist! #6662924

Susan Fox 10/26/2008 4:34:32 PM

An awesomely stunning image Les!!! Congrats! #6664022

Donna LaMattino Pagakis level-classic 10/27/2008 12:52:05 AM

This is so beautiful Les, a huge congratulations on your finalist! #6665160

Marisol Pastor level-classic 10/31/2008 1:38:07 PM

Congratulations, again! #6689700

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Description

Dunmore Head: mainland Irelandís most westerly point offer dramatic view of the Blasket islands.
Iím not 100% sure, but I think this is one of the beaches seen in the 1970ís movie; Ryanís Daughter.


To get this shot I had to climb stone walls, cross barbed wire fences,
and tromp around in deep wet grass to place my tripod on an overhanging cliff.


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Uploaded on 9/15/2008 3:40:55 AM

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Camera: Canon EOS 40D Digital SLR

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