You're Not Going Out in That!

© Dennis Gay

You're Not Going Out in That!

Uploaded: October 28, 2011


This shot was made at the south end of Town Beach in Port Macquarie, Mid-north Coast, NSW, Australia on an obviously rough day.

Fuji S5500: High res jpg, f/9 @ 1/500sec, 17mm, ISO 100, EV -1.7.
Photoshop CS.

Exif: F Number: 9, Exposure Bias Value: -1.67, ExposureTime: 1/500 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 100, White balance: Manual white balance, FocalLength: 17.20 mm, Model: FinePix S5500


Dennis Gay October 28, 2011

The Making of 'You're Not Going Out in That!':

This is the sixth in a series of nineteen waterscape photographs chosen by the developers of Coast Apartments in my home town of Port Macquarie, NSW, Australia. The large black and white prints grace the walls of the foyers, gymnasium and lift on permanent display in the luxury complex.
The series gives the viewer a journey from the Hastings River, that runs through the town and down the coast to The Gap at Diamond Head Beach in the Crowdy Bay National Park.

With my boots being lapped by the last ripples of the waves as they crawled up the beach I heard the deep 'whump' of the waves as they hit the rocks and felt the sand shake beneath my feet.

It is another image where the 'grain' caused by enlarging a relatively small file and the B&W processing gave the print "a nice old fashioned look" the the clientss liked.

Enjoy! #1418884

Arthur Bohlmann October 29, 2011

Another great B&W. Keem em commin Dennis #9770193

Dennis Gay October 29, 2011

By Crikey *Arthur*!

Thank you very much for your continuing interest and support for this series mate and for the great wrap for this one. They are on the way cobber. 8~)

Dennis #9770378

Kim Andelkovic October 31, 2011

Being in the water with those kinda waves would freak me out.....great capture Dennis :-) #9774949

Dennis Gay October 31, 2011

Well Wax Me Board and Call Me a Grommet *Mr Editor*!

MASSIVE thanks for awarding my brave surfers a PICK!

D! #9775352

Dennis Gay October 31, 2011

Cheers *Kim*!

Good to see you getting your toes wet on Town Beach watching these stalwart surfers.

MEGA thanks your "great" wrap.

Once these blokes got out passed the break they were in surfer's heaven.

Dennis #9775366

Wendy M. Hansen-Penman November 05, 2011

Your black & whites are so beautiful! So emotional! #9786020

Dennis Gay November 05, 2011

Ciao *Wendy*!

Welcome to Town Beach.

Heaps 'n' heapsa thanks for your stimulating review.

Dennis #9786365

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