Lovers On The Rocks

© Allen Hughes

Lovers On The Rocks

Yulianto Soeroso March 17, 2009

Lovely detail and composition and very nice color,salute for this work #1099850

Stephen M. Webb level-classic March 17, 2009

A wonderful image that tells a story. Thank you so much for taking the time to find out the human story behind the image and doing such a great job of telling all of us, well done Allen. #7296965

Courtenay Vanderbilt March 18, 2009

Well the image is spectacular Allen, but I'm going to have to say the story supersedes it! What a wonderful happenstance! No doubt they were thrilled! #7298364

A P March 18, 2009

what a beautiful story to go with this awesome capture, Allen. #7298841

Guy D. Biechele level-classic March 19, 2009

Beautiful seacape and wonderful story to go with it! #7304467

Chris Schlosser March 19, 2009

Allen, that is such a nice story! Thank you for sharing it. It makes the photo that much more special. #7304839

Michelle Alton April 22, 2009

A stunning Finalist, Allen. Congratulations! And what a FINE engagement memory for the couple. #7432450

Chris Schlosser April 22, 2009

Allen, Congratulations!!! I am so glad to see that this photo is a Finalist. #7433133

Melissa G. Meiselman April 22, 2009

Congratulations on this stunning finalist!!! #7434737

A P April 22, 2009

I think the memory you made for them makes it even more special. Congratulations on your wonderful finalist Allen Best of luck in the next round. #7435316

Alex T. Mizuno April 22, 2009

Ah, what a dramatic moment you have captured! With this fantastic photo, the couple's memory will last forever. Lucky them! Just how many couples in the world have a photo of proposing moment? Excellent work, Allen! Congratulations on your Finalist!! It looks winner to me already.

BTW, I don't know this part of Pescadero. I gotta find out. #7435356

Renee Doyle level-classic April 22, 2009

Stunning work Allen!!! Congratulations!! #7435408

Courtenay Vanderbilt April 22, 2009

CONGRATULATIONS, Allen! I so love this image and the story! #7435525

Randy D. Dinkins level-deluxe April 22, 2009

Congrats on your well deserved finalist here. Great job. #7435821

Mary Beth Aiello level-classic April 22, 2009

Huge congrats on this outstanding finalist, Allen. Love the story. #7435968

Usman M. Bajwa level-classic April 22, 2009

Wonderful capture, Allen. CONGRATS.

Usman. #7436661

Karacan Salkuci (Kalacay) April 22, 2009

Beautiful image.Congratulations. #7436940

Tommy E. Burgess April 22, 2009

Congratulations on this outstanding finalist Allen!!! #7437221

Vitor Dias April 23, 2009

Congrats on this Beautiful finalist Allen.

rgds Vitor #7439243

Colleen Farrell April 23, 2009

Wow, how cool! The photo, of course, but also the story behind it! What a wonderful capture! Big congratulations on this awesome finalist, Allen! #7440230

Patrick Rouzes level-classic April 23, 2009

CONGRATULATIONS on this amazing finalist, Allen!!! #7441808

Bill Houghton April 24, 2009

Allen, this is an outstanding finalist. A sure winner in my book. Have a great weekend. Bill

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Bill Houghton Photography #7445976

Stephanie Frey April 28, 2009

Congratulations on your beautiful finalist, Allen! #7462342

Freddy Bland April 28, 2009

Congratulations on this beautiful photo, Allen, and your Finalist! They probably never dreamed that someone would capture that special moment for them forever! I'm sure they were most grateful! #7462914

Wanda Knoss May 18, 2009

Another Great Image. Thanks for sharing with us. Wonderful gallery I've enjoyed exploring it. #7532938

Hendrik Storme May 26, 2009

Outstanding finalist,congratulations Allen!!!! #7560883

Joseph M. Muench level-classic September 23, 2010

Great image, awesome story...nice placement of the couple in the frame. I like the rocks in the foreground too.
-Joe #8925656

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Description

Pescadero, CA., just south of Half Moon Bay. It had stormed all morning, and would continue to do so most of the afternoon, but I caught a break and hiked down to the rocky shore of Pescadero Cove. I saw a young couple walk out on the bluff and caught them in, what I later would find out, was a very special moment. I ran into them up by the road and told them of the photo I'd taken. I asked for their email address and told them I'd send a copy if it came out alright. They were thrilled...
So what was the moment I'd captured? ....
It was him proposing, and she saying yes.

Adjusted hue in PS Elements 6

18mm
f/14 @ 1/80
ISO 100

Uploaded on March 17, 2009

BetterPhoto.com Photo Contest Finalist


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