The Sun Always Rises

© Nick Lagos

The Sun Always Rises

Uploaded: August 12, 2008


This is the SS Dicky Wreck shipwrecked in 1893 on the Sunshine Coast Queensland...aperture F/16, shutter 1/8th sec, lens Sigma 10-20mm, location Dicky Beach, time of day 6.02 am,


Michelle Alton August 12, 2008

This is absolutely stunningly beautiful. Great work with the Sigma...Light and shadow are spectacular too! #978234

Rick Clark August 12, 2008

Wonderful sense of motion in the surf and great clouds, well done! #6302662

Chris Gin August 12, 2008

Stunning shot!! The sense of movement in the water is amazing, and the sky is awesome too. #6302728

Brenda Sides level-classic August 12, 2008

Beautiful, Nick! #6302733

Jeff Robinson level-deluxe August 12, 2008

Fantastic work Nick! Jeff #6302757

Michael G. Marshall August 12, 2008

Wow! Terrific capture Nick! Excellent light, colors, veiling of the water and the overall comp is beautiful! Bravo! Michael #6302843

Tarun Bose August 12, 2008

Outstanding capture with lovely colours and lighting. Great work Nick. #6302954

Shannon D. Miller August 12, 2008

STUNNING! What a GORGEOUS and BREATHTAKING capture Nick! I am with Michael your veiling of the water and overall comp is OUTSTANDING! Your colors and light are perfect! Shannon~ #6303131

Shirley Sicurello level-classic August 12, 2008

Beautiful image - it has so much energy! #6303140

Nick Lagos August 12, 2008

Many thanks to all for your very generous and kind comments....they are very much appreciated... #6303171

Kate Baumgartner August 12, 2008

Outstanding. This is one of the best sunrises I have ever seen. What an amazing capture. #6303400

Melissa Olsen August 12, 2008

I am with Kate....outstanding! #6303619

Lynn M. Whitt August 12, 2008

Wonderful image!!!! #6304095

Mary Anne Frey August 12, 2008

Gorgeous shot Nick!!!! #6305291

paola A. Jofre August 16, 2008

Incredible shot!!! Excellent!! very impressive!!! :) #6321777

Kristi A. Howson August 21, 2008

Such an outstanding shot with very dynamic perspective that just pulls one into it's beauty. Awesome Nick! #6346600

Lisa Atkins September 07, 2008

This is absolutely beautiful!!! Love those dramatic clouds, and the long shadows on the beach!! #6423403

Connie J. Bagot September 21, 2008

So beautiful. Love the curved sweep of water and (especially!) the way the long shadows echo the sun's rays. Just amazing, Nick. #6483805

Kristi A. Howson September 22, 2008

Congratulations Nick on this very beautiful and dynamic Finalist!!! #6489235

Elida Gutierrez September 22, 2008

Congratulations on your FINALIST!!! #6489936

Cyn Valentine September 22, 2008

Congratulations Nick!!! #6489949

Vladan D. Djordjevic September 22, 2008

Congratulations on your terrific finalist! favorite. #6490680

Nadya Johnson September 22, 2008

Breath-taking, Nick! Congratulations on your outstanding finalist! #6492223

Claudia Kuhn level-classic September 22, 2008

Beautiful sight, congrats and good luck! #6493674

Michael Umbreit September 22, 2008

Nick - Congratulations! - Mike #6494244

Larry L. Redmon level-deluxe September 22, 2008

Wow! It's extraordinary, Nick! #6494555

Jojie F. Alcantara September 22, 2008

Congratulations, fellow finalist! This is truly spectacular #6495051

Renee Doyle level-classic September 22, 2008

Big congrats on this wonderful finalist Nick!! Just gorgeous!! Maybe I'll have to head north - lol!! #6495926

Shawn Jennings September 23, 2008

Fantastic image, Nick! Congratulations on your finalist! #6498327

Corinne M. Thompson September 23, 2008

Magnificent capture, Congrats! #6499335

Summer A. Kozisek September 23, 2008

Fantastic image Nick, absolutely stunning! Congrats on your finalist! #6499380

Donna La Mattino Pagakis level-deluxe September 23, 2008

I'm in AWE Nick, an inspirational seascape! Congratulations and best of luck in the next round! #6499630

Daniella Puente September 23, 2008

Excellent photo, congrats and good luck! #6500331

Judy V. Kennamer level-classic September 23, 2008

Totally PERFECT Nick! Congrats on this winner!!! #6500473

Amanda Cass September 23, 2008

WOW WEEE another beauty of yours! totally awesome congrats! #6500791

Barbara Waldoch level-classic September 23, 2008

Congratulations on your gorgeous WIN, Nick! #6500881

Renee Doyle level-classic September 23, 2008

Big congratulations on this excellent winner Nick!!! #6500915

Jeff Robinson level-deluxe September 23, 2008

Congrats Nick on this Outstanding Finalist!! Jeff #6501061

Kaye Burazin September 23, 2008

So fluid, from the water to the sky. Beautiful. Congrats! #6501074

anonymous September 23, 2008

Congratulations Nick on this fabulous winner! B- #6501170

JO ANN CLEVELAND September 23, 2008

Congratulations on this outstanding and well deserved Gold Nick!

jo ann c. #6501408

Kristi A. Howson September 23, 2008

Big Congratulations to you Nick. So awesome to see this one make it to the winners circle matey!!! #6501849

Nadya Johnson September 24, 2008

Congratulations on your stunning winner, Nick! #6503383

Laurie Daily level-deluxe September 24, 2008

A big congratulations, Nick..what a beautiful winner!!! You sure do what you do with such perfection...WoW! #6504051

Elida Gutierrez September 24, 2008


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"August Winners"




Jennifer L. Alder September 24, 2008

Congrats, Nick, on this stellar winning image- wow! :) #6505610

Donna La Mattino Pagakis level-deluxe September 25, 2008

Congratulations Nick!! WTG! #6512595

Dominick M. Dimacale level-addict September 27, 2008

Congratulations Nick on your Win.

Dominick #6521641

Tamera S. Phillips September 28, 2008

A belated congrats on your Win! Great work. #6525244

Salwa Afef October 13, 2008

Congratulations Nick ,beautiful work & creative comp :)
But I have one question : how could you control the shadow with movming waves ,i think they should not look straight ?? Salwa :) #6593944

Michael Lynch November 17, 2008

Awesome and well deserved WIN !!! #6765716

Bill Houghton January 29, 2009

Nick. this is just another one of your fabulous photos. You have a wonderful talent my friend. Have a great day. Bill #7101039

Elaine Eastman February 13, 2009

Wow, what an amazing photo and gallery! Such a joy to find! #7162753

Nancy Grace Chen March 25, 2009

Fantastic, Nick. The shadows make this more than your average awesome seascape shot-- it really puts it over the top. a very late congrats to you! #7329960

Rich Helmer May 05, 2009

Congrats, what a wonderful photo! It is awesome. Great color! #7486062

Laura L. Regnier level-classic May 05, 2009

Awesome shot Nick! I love the swirl of the water and that angry looking sky. Congratulations!! #7487110

Lisa J. Boulden level-classic May 01, 2010

Such an amazing winner!
Great light, color, and content!
~♥~ #8581969

Josie Detmers July 23, 2012

Awesome, Nick!! Congrats on this winning photo!! Love the shadows!! #10241686

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