The Pier

© Ken Smith

The Pier

Uploaded: March 12, 2013 03:51:53


At Costa Maya, Mexico.

My wife and I, plus my parents and sister, just got back from a 7-day western Caribbean cruise. Was a very fun and relaxing time. We visited Roatan, Belize, Costa Maya, and Cozumel. And when I got back to Omaha Sunday night, I had to snow-blow six inches of snow. Back to reality, for sure!

F9, 1/1250th sec, ISO 320, 17mm focal length

Exif: F Number: 9, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 1/1250 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 320, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 17.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS 5D Mark II


Chris Ebben March 12, 2013

Wow, what a wonderful, colourful scene. Pleased to hear you had such a good time. I bet you got lots of pictures. great work on this one=^..^= #1518753

Claudia Kuhn level-classic March 12, 2013

Wonderful perspective Ken, love the colorful leading lines. Glad you had a great time... not much winter left so hopefully you won't be getting rid of snow for much longer #10605986

R. J. Laudenbacher level-deluxe March 12, 2013

Fabulous leading lines, DOF and comp on this eye grabbing shot, Ken! #10606001

Carolyn M. Fletcher level-deluxe March 12, 2013

How fun is this!! I envy you. I'd love to do that...well, at least the Belize part. #10606029

William C. Raco level-classic March 12, 2013

Great color and composition
Love the DoF and scale #10606071

Joy Rector March 12, 2013

fantastic comp #10606123

Tammy M. Anderson level-deluxe March 12, 2013

Great colors and comp. Sounds like a great trip. #10606136

Linda D. Lester level-classic March 12, 2013

I love the pov Ken! Glad you had a great trip. Can't wait to see more! #10606178

Renee Doyle level-classic March 12, 2013

Welcome back cb!!! Great pov and comp ! Looks like you set sail on a perfect day .... that sure is one BIG ship!!! Glad you had a fab time and like Linda look forward to seeing more! #10606572

Linda L. Ruiz level-classic March 12, 2013


JO ANN CLEVELAND March 12, 2013

Love those brilliant colors and your comp Ken!

Seems like you came back too early turn around and go again! :-)

jo ann c. #10606686

Tammy Espino March 12, 2013

I'm jealous! Awesome bright colors, pov and capture! #10606731

Terry Cervi level-classic March 12, 2013

The colors are amazing in this fantastic shot, Ken! Sounds like you had a great time! #10606984

Shelly A. Van Camp level-classic March 13, 2013

Beautiful capture! We cruise on NCL, on March 31st for 10 days, southern caribbean! I can't wait! We have been on this cruise twice love it! We didn't get snow here in Louisiana but I didn't miss it. Did you get a lot of pictures? #10607679

John Connolly March 16, 2013

Great perspective and light Ken! What a cracker of an image! #10612066

Cindy Bendush level-classic April 11, 2013

Awesome perspective and color Ken! #10649800

Renee Doyle level-classic June 29, 2013

Fabulous perspective and clarity Ken!! Makes me want to get out there cruising :) .... Congrats on another outstanding finalist! #10748620

Sharon Sawyer June 29, 2013

Postcard perfect!!! Absolutely brilliant, Ken... HUGE congratulations and all the best in the next round! One of my faves! #10748755

Stefania Barbier level-addict June 30, 2013

WTG Ken, huge congrats! #10749178

Donna La Mattino Pagakis level-deluxe June 30, 2013

This really is incredible. Great eye catching colors and POV. Nicely seen and photographed Ken! Congrats! #10749987

Emile Abbott level-deluxe June 30, 2013

Neat composition and congrats, Ken. #10750056

JO ANN CLEVELAND July 03, 2013

Congratulations on this outstanding Finalist Ken!

joann c. #10755229

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