Sargasso sea

Uploaded: July 23, 2020 | Entered: July 23, 2020 11:40:57

Description

I took this photo on a cruise ship traveling from Boston to Bermuda. It was not a pleasant night but I had to take a couple of pictures (actually more than 50). There were a lot of lightning strikes far away (fortunately) and the heat and humidity was almost unbearable. The Sargasso Sea, located entirely within the Atlantic Ocean, is the only sea without a land boundary. It is bounded by ocean currents on all sides. Free floating golden-brown seaweed is known as Sargassum and therefore such name of the sea. Bermuda is near its western fringes. PS CC, Topaz.

Exif: Camera: Canon Canon EOS 7D; Shutter Speed: 1/3200; Aperture: f/8.0; ISO: 1250; Orientation: 1; Date: 2020:07:23 11:44:01

Comments

Janet Criswell level-deluxe July 23, 2020

Wonderful image, Natasha! #1743396

Jeff Robinson level-deluxe July 23, 2020

Fantastic work - Looks like a rough night!! #11820409

LJ Corliss level-classic July 23, 2020

Excellent :) #11820414

Adilson F. Ferreira July 23, 2020

Terrific image of a terrible night, Natasha! Great capture! #11820441

Terry Cervi level-classic July 23, 2020

What an amazing capture, Natasha! It's just stunning but what you had to endure to get it!!! #11820480

Terry Korpela level-deluxe July 24, 2020

Nicely Done Natasha! #11820507

Harvey A. Ravitch July 24, 2020

This is Awesome, & Powerful ! I can feel the mood & danger you experienced while capturing it So Beautifully ! #11820551

Robert/Donna Green level-deluxe July 25, 2020

Great creativity and presentation! Natasha #11820901

Natasha Pliss level-deluxe July 26, 2020

Thank you all very much! Your comments are always greatly appreciated! #11821045

Val Feldman level-deluxe July 27, 2020

Very impressive and capturing this storm turmoil had to be more than dramatic - probably leaning more towards frightening...but oh, what a capture, Natasha! Love the information, also, never knew the Sargasso Sea had no land boundaries. I should be calling you, "The Intrepid Natasha"! :) #11821280

Natasha Pliss level-deluxe July 27, 2020

Thank you very much, Val! And I am very far from intrepid. It just happened that night. #11821287

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