Not Just Any Sunset

© Isabel L

Not Just Any Sunset

Uploaded: July 28, 2004


landscape setting, natural light, after sunset, color effects done on psp. Please comment on what you do not like about this photograph! :) Thank you!


July 28, 2004

I think the posts in the foreground are a little distracting...but overall great pic, nice color contrast. #152116

Isabel L July 28, 2004

:) Ok thank you very much valerie for your nice comment and help!!!! hmm yes I can see it now that the post doesnt really fit in or anything and it can be distracting. :) thank you again. #673010

Dan Holm level-classic July 28, 2004

The post doesn't bother me at all, Isabel. In fact, I think it helps form a perspective line leading to the house. It also makes use of the foreground in a way I don't find distracting, but rather interesting. Excellent capture! That sky is magnificent! #673022

Isabel L July 28, 2004

Thank you dan! Everyone sees something different in the shot so im glad you commented on what you think. :) #673024

Karen Engelbreth July 28, 2004

Dan said exactly my thoughts. :) #673034

Steven Gunnerson July 28, 2004

Very pretty colors & I really like the sparkle in the water. This is such a wonderfully calm photograph.

I too like the posts in the water. At first, there was something bothering me about them as well, but Dan made a good point and too agree with him.

So, I downloaded your photograph and found that your horizon is not level and the posts aren't straight up and down. Try rotating it a few degrees to the right :o)

Mette Vendelboe Allison level-classic July 28, 2004

I like the mood, shine and colours a lot here! #673069

Kristen McKain July 28, 2004

excelent shot, Isabel! #673169

Carol Sherman July 28, 2004

Personally I 'Love' it, has a glorious
painterly feel.
A tad rotation to straighten the horizon and it's a winner. #673873

Isabel L July 28, 2004

:) Thanks everyone for your great comments!! Ill try to straighten it up and enter it again later. #673974

Bob Travaglione February 22, 2006

This a perfect sailor's dream. The sky colors and the water are beautiful. If it were mine, I would crop it into a panoramic just a little below the building and leave 1/2 the sky. But as it sits, it is very well seen.
Bob #2455159

Isabel L February 22, 2006

Thank you very much for the critique Bob! I'll have to try that! :D I just wish I could find the original of this! #2455392

Joshua R. Smith February 22, 2006

WOW your gallery is really cool!
I love this shot its so beautiful! #2455426

Isabel L February 22, 2006

You do?? :D Wow.. Thank you! #2455432

Joshua R. Smith February 22, 2006

Of course your a great photographer! #2455440

Isabel L February 22, 2006

Aw thanks! Its just that as I look at this picture I like the sky but then everything else just doesn't seem that great. :S #2455446

Joshua R. Smith February 22, 2006

Well to me it could just be the fact that I am a sailboat model nut!
I love boats!
And I like to beacause it reminds me of home! #2455449

Isabel L February 22, 2006

:) Oooh ok but I guess then it's to bad that the sailboat kinda looks dull. I think I'm going to try to fix this one up. #2455452

Joshua R. Smith February 22, 2006

Well if you think its bad then PHOTOSHOP IS THE KEY LOL. I really think its a great photo the way it is. #2455480

Sandra Freyler February 24, 2006

Awesome capture Isabel! I love the composition and the colors! Great shot! :) Very beautiful! #2463075

Isabel L February 24, 2006

Aww thank you Joshua and Sandra. #2463104

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