Half-Awake

Uploaded: July 02, 2011 02:49:43 | Entered: August 26, 2014 03:21:01

Description


Since it is Saturday Morning I thought that this one was applicable!

I was driving down the road and saw that beautiful orange sky - I decided to pull over and frame the sun using the tall grass that was growing on the side of the road. (This is full frame and not cropped).

Canon 100-400L IS at 400mm. ISO 400, Day-Break, 1/6400 @ f5.6, EC 0 (N&L)

Exif: F Number: 5.6, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 1/6400 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 400, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 400.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS 50D

Comments

Michelle Alton July 02, 2011

Glad you stopped. This is so beautiful, Jeff. #1389766

Carolyn M. Fletcher level-deluxe July 02, 2011

Beautiful shot. Great job capturing the sun! #9501217

Jack Gaskin July 02, 2011

Grass is a NICE TOUCH.
Sometimes HALF AWAKE is the WAY TO GO ;o)

Happy 4TH
Jack #9501230

Gord MacEachern July 02, 2011

Love the comp, colors, and the grass Jeff, well done! #9501280

Bill Johnson July 02, 2011

Jeff, Well seen and well taken! #9501304

Tammy M. Anderson level-deluxe July 02, 2011

Beautiful comp and colors, Jeff. #9501320

Karen E. Michaels level-deluxe July 02, 2011

Clever, clever man. LOVE it! #9501475

Shannon D. Miller July 02, 2011

What a STUNNING capture Jeff! Love it! #9501491

Lorraine A. Cook July 02, 2011

Looks like a hot day is in store for you, Jeff!!! Philly is heating up...the humidity is building...

LOVE your composition and the tall grass silhouette!!

BEAUTIFUL SUNRISE, My Friend!!<:)) #9501519

Monnie Ryan July 02, 2011

Good eye for this one, Jeff - it's beautiful! #9501541

Robert R. Goodman July 02, 2011

Hi Jeff,Beautiful capture and not a easy shot to pull off.Have a safe weekend!!!! #9501639

a2o akmal aini othman level-classic July 02, 2011

Outstanding image! Very beautiful,Jeff,.love it! #9501668

Tiia Vissak July 02, 2011

great tones, light & shapes! #9501709

Stefania Barbier level-addict July 02, 2011

superb colors and capture! #9501741

Jyri Vissak July 02, 2011

Very creative! Well done. #9501751

Bojan Bencic level-classic July 02, 2011

Great composition, color and capture, Jeff. Fantastic photo. #9501900

Stan Kwasniowski July 02, 2011

Jeff, beautifully done #9501929

Stephen Zacker July 02, 2011

Like the simplicity and the way you composed this #9502017

Renee Doyle July 02, 2011

Just awesome Jeff!!! #9502103

Marijana Fajgl July 02, 2011

What a beautiful capture, Jeff! #9502180

John Connolly July 02, 2011

Definately worth stopping for Jeff! A beautiful sunrise capture! #9502236

Claudia Kuhn level-classic July 02, 2011

Beautiful silhouetted grasses Jeff, makes me think it's the start of a hot day. Terrific comp #9502286

Mike Clime July 02, 2011

Pretty capture and nice comp, Jeff! Looks like the start to a hot one. #9502310

Janet McNeil level-classic July 02, 2011

Beautiful capture!! Looks like the start of another hot Texas day!! #9502321

Carol L. Fowler July 02, 2011

You may have been half awake, but this capture is spot on! Perfect! #9502328

Tammy Espino July 02, 2011

On your way to starbucks? :) A wonderful capture!!! #9502414

Jill Odice level-classic July 02, 2011

A nice way to start off your day with a great shot! #9502483

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna July 02, 2011

Brilliant capture, Jeff! :-) k #9502488

Barbara Waldoch July 02, 2011

Beautiful shot, Jeff! #9502515

David Phalen July 02, 2011

Perfectly composed and captured!! Beautiful!! #9502564

Ray Thoms July 02, 2011

Great composition Jeff...like the grass and colour!!!! #9502603

Freddy Bland July 02, 2011

Outstanding, Jeff! A beautiful capture!! #9502752

Lorna Shutter July 02, 2011

Wow! This is stunning, Jeff! The tall grass really adds a nice touch to this image! I like how some of it is in the front and some is in the back ... creating wonderful depth! Placing the sun off to the side also makes this image uniquely beautiful! It's a fave for me and a Winner in my book! :) #9502807

Thomas E. Hinds July 02, 2011

Just beautiful, Jeff! #9502845

Rona L. Schwarz July 02, 2011

A marvelous composition, Jeff, with fabulous color! Great example of why you are King of the sunrise capture...love the tall grasses. Hope you have a happy and safe 4th! #9503000

Robert K. Bemus level-classic July 02, 2011

Awesome light, color and full-frame comp, Jeff!! #9503047

Steve M. Harrington July 02, 2011

I like the dramatic contrast a lot, Jeff!
Steve #9503093

Karen Engelbreth July 02, 2011

Wnderful colors and capture Jeff... #9503113

Avril Young July 03, 2011

stunning, beautiful colour and composition...good thing that you stopped! #9503145

Ujjwal Mukherjee July 03, 2011

Fabulous composition and capture,Jeff!! #9503245

Jeff Robinson level-deluxe July 03, 2011

Thanks Everyone Very Much!! Jeff #9503303

Nadine A. Lewis July 03, 2011

BEAUTIFUL image, Jeff and PERFECT composition!!! <>< #9503384

Karen Celella July 03, 2011

Outstanding composition and title, Jeff! Not to mention the gorgeous color. #9503412

Douglas Pignet July 03, 2011

lovely capture with great colors #9503666

Cathy Barrows July 03, 2011

gorgeous...i'm half awake too #9503877

Kathy Reeves July 03, 2011

Perfect!!! #9504031

frank w. degenhardt July 03, 2011

The colors and glow are just beautiful and I was just about to compliment you on the way you cropped it and the position of the sun and how it comes in from the edge. To know this is done without doing the cropping and to get this look is amazing. I so love the way you brought the grass into the picture and how it fills the frame with so much beauty. Stunning work my friend.
Have yourself a most fantastic day. #9504112

Nancy L. Green level-classic July 03, 2011

I love the GORGEOUS color and the simplistic beauty Jeff, VERY well done!! <>< #9504451

Emile Abbott level-deluxe July 03, 2011

Awesome tones and colors and selective focus Jeff.WTG #9504524

Kay Beausoleil July 03, 2011

Wow, this image is a beauty, Jeff! #9504714

Jeff Robinson level-deluxe July 04, 2011

Thank You!! Jeff #9505062

Julie Burnett July 04, 2011

I LOVE this, Jeff, sheer perfection!! #9506272

Renata Gusciora July 04, 2011

Beautiful image and feel to it,Jeff! #9506325

Amanda J. Tanner level-classic July 04, 2011

A very beautiful image! Great eye to see this Jeff! #9506384

Mary Dimitriw level-deluxe July 04, 2011

W O W!! This is so beautiful Jeff. I'm glad you are out there so early, your sunrise shots are fantastic. #9506531

Ellen Hodges July 04, 2011

Super beautiful pov and color, Jeff! #9506926

Jeff Robinson level-deluxe July 05, 2011

Thank You!! Jeff #9507393

Phyllis H. Burchett July 05, 2011

Love this....glad you stopped. #9508285

Jeff Robinson level-deluxe July 05, 2011

Thank You Phyllis!! Jeff #9509066

Richard D. Love July 06, 2011

Wow! Just so beautiful. Your simple design says so much.

Rick #9510871

Eivor Kuchta July 06, 2011

Wonderful, Jeff! I like your use of shallow DOF here and the composition is great! #9511124

Mitch Spence level-classic July 06, 2011

Hot, hot, hot, that's what that day is going to be. Beautiful, Jeff. #9511334

Jeff Robinson level-deluxe July 06, 2011

Thank You! Jeff #9511835

Sky Pate July 12, 2011

Jeff, hope you don't mind one more comment, but I just noticed your image and couldn't resist. This is just an AWESOME CAPTURE, great DOF, perfect color--should be on the front of a magazine!! Thanks for sharing it with all of us!! #9525541

Maria Coulson July 13, 2011

Wow Jeff, this is just outstanding. #9527603

Jeff Robinson level-deluxe July 13, 2011

Thanks Very Much!! Jeff #9528121

Summer A. Kozisek July 16, 2011

Wonderful image! #9533280

Jeff Robinson level-deluxe July 16, 2011

Thank You Summer!! Jeff #9533362

Marty Straub July 28, 2011

Excellent photo, Jeff, and the perfect illustration of your point. It really DOES give the feeling of half-awake. The silhouetted tall grass over the spectactular orange tones adds a wonderfully creative mood. #9560061

Jeff Robinson level-deluxe July 28, 2011

Thank You Marty!! Jeff #9560472

Marijana Fajgl September 21, 2014

Big congratulations, Jeff! #11139124

Emile Abbott level-deluxe September 21, 2014

This needs to go gold. Awesome finalist, Jeff. #11139651

Deborah C. Lewinson level-addict September 21, 2014

Beautiful finalist, Jeff! Congrats! #11139820

Eivor Kuchta September 21, 2014

Very beautiful! Congratulations on your finalist! #11140016

Sheri Whala September 21, 2014

Congratulations Jeff!! Wonderful finalist! #11140018

Robert R. Goodman September 21, 2014

Hi Jeff,A big Congratulations my friend!! #11140366

Nikki McDonald level-classic September 22, 2014

Well seen, composed and taken, Jeff. Congratulations on the finalist. #11141007

Carol L. Fowler September 22, 2014

Congrats! #11141217

Marilyn K. Lincecum level-classic September 23, 2014

Beautifully seen and captured. Congratulations on a well deserved finalist. #11142499

Nadia Paul September 24, 2014

Congrats on your wonderful finalist Jeff! #11142650

Jeff Robinson level-deluxe September 24, 2014

Thanks Everyone! #11142710

JO ANN CLEVELAND September 24, 2014

Another fabulous Finalist and so well deserved Jeff! Congratulations! #11142938

Carol Eade level-addict September 25, 2014

Another beautiful finalist, congratulations! #11144465

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