~Catch the Light~

© Betsy Labuschagne

~Catch the Light~

Uploaded: April 13, 2009


Exif: F Number: 7.1, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 1/1600 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 200, White balance: Manual white balance, FocalLength: 70.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS 350D DIGITAL


Kim Kleinschmidt April 13, 2009

WOW Betsy! This is a fabulous capture! Well done! #1113030

Daniella Puente April 13, 2009

Excellent timing Betsy and the tones are gorgeous! #7399964

Cathy Barrows April 13, 2009

great job with this...hope he didn't burn hisself...lol #7399971

Betsy Labuschagne April 13, 2009

Thank you Kim, Daniella and Cathy! I appreciate your wonderful comments! I didn't let him hold it for long Cathy, I thought he might get burnt lol #7400489

April 13, 2009

wow....just beautiful love it #7401216

Stephanie Laird level-classic April 13, 2009

Very clever and well captured! Great image! #7401582

Betsy Labuschagne April 14, 2009

Thank you so much Kelly and Stephanie! #7402774

Ann Coates level-classic April 14, 2009

Wow Betsy, this is just awesome. And I'm sure your son (assuming it's your son) would just love this image. It's really cool. #7405185

Betsy Labuschagne April 15, 2009

Thank you Ann! Yes, it is my youngest. We had lots of fun with these! #7407384

Avril Young April 17, 2009

PERFECT! #7413645

Betsy Labuschagne April 17, 2009

Thank you Avril :) #7413975

Max Aureli April 19, 2009

What did you think ... I forgot to look at this image my Betsy friend??? :-)))
The composition and the idea is excellent!!! Gorgeous the silhouette of your son catching the sun light with the golden scenery of a beautiful ocean sunset!!!
Great creativity on this shot, Betsy friend!! :-)))) #7419011

Betsy Labuschagne April 19, 2009

Thank you Max! You know I always value your comments :))) This was taken at sunrise, I had wake them at 5am LOL! #7419023

Max Aureli April 19, 2009

WOW... because taken at sunrise makes even a better shot!! I read that to get golden colors on sunrise it's just a matter of minutes and, after that you start to get blue tonalities!!!! Great shot and congratulations on your deserved early shot EFP!!! Betsy friend!! :-))) #7419055

Betsy Labuschagne April 19, 2009

Thanks again Max! I didn't know that about golden colors, interesting :) We had nice sunrises over the ocean, sunsets were not really spectacular. I'm planning where to go on holiday next year to get nice coastal sunsets :))) #7419077

Max Aureli April 19, 2009

All the coast from Morocco and down to Senegal if you wont to stay in Africa or, Italy in the Tirreno sea coast!! From Rapallo, Portofino Le Cinque Terre down to Tuscany coast, Elba Island is spectacular, Punta Ala, Giglio Island and down to Amalfi coast, Positano, Sorento.... I will never finish!!! :-))) #7419137

Betsy Labuschagne April 19, 2009

Thank you Max, I forgot you were a travel agent too:))) #7419194

Max Aureli April 19, 2009

You just give to me an idea!! MAXTRAVEL the travel agent corporation!! :-))) #7419207

Betsy Labuschagne April 19, 2009

:))) #7419239

Amber J. Skene April 21, 2009

This is a WINNER in my book!! Love the golden colors with your son's silhouette. Love how he is catching the sun. Beautifully captured and VERY creative!! #7429268

Betsy Labuschagne April 21, 2009

Thank you so much Amber :) #7429687

Dianna Murphy April 27, 2009

Well theres a winner! Wow, great job with a bit of creativity thrown in too. #7455968

Betsy Labuschagne April 28, 2009

Thank you so much Dianna! I hope you're right again :))) #7459359

Laurence Saliba level-classic May 19, 2009

I hope we see this one again Betsy!!! Hey Max bro!! I find you in all the threads!! :) #7536108

Max Aureli May 19, 2009

Hey Laurence Bro.. Betsy is Queen's Sharky King LOL .. that is why you find me in all the threads!! :-))) #7536119

Laurence Saliba level-classic May 19, 2009

hehehe I find you in all the bp ladies threads!!! #7536150

Max Aureli May 19, 2009

he he ... Ladies are my Lover Bro Laurence!! LOL #7536155

Betsy Labuschagne May 19, 2009

LOL LOL!!! Yes, we all love Max Laurence :))) He's a sweetie, and have you seen his self portraits :)))

Thank you for your comment Laurence, I appreciate it! #7536189

Max Aureli May 19, 2009

Betsy... you are the sweetie!!
Hey Bro Laurence... did you see her self portrait?? it's in page... page...
Betsy, where did you put your SP??? It's not here any more!! :-(( #7536203

Betsy Labuschagne May 19, 2009

LOL Max, I left it on my bio page :) #7536236

Max Aureli May 19, 2009

Oh I see... but is the small one!! :-))) #7538000

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