The Face of Nature

© frank w. degenhardt

The Face of Nature

Uploaded: November 13, 2017 04:37:47 | Entered: November 13, 2017 04:38:35


I was working on textures when I shot this picture, the combination of water and sand. When I pulled it up, Annie said that looks just like a face. She is right so the title was easy to come up with.
This is out of the camera and no photo shop work was done to modify the shape.

Entered in Nature and Landscapes

Exif: F Number: 5.6, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 1/100 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 250, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 100.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS DIGITAL REBEL XSi


Christine Greenspan level-classic November 13, 2017

Frank, this is great! It totally looks like a face. Love the colors and such a variety of textures. Excellent light, too, with a hint of intriguing shadows. Beautifully done! #1699397

Tammy M. Anderson level-deluxe November 13, 2017

Beautiful amazing capture, Frank. Love the comp. and colors, Hope to see this again. #11657393

Nancy L. Green level-classic November 13, 2017

I actually thought it was a sculpture, beautifully done!! <>< #11657417

frank w. degenhardt level-classic November 13, 2017

Thank you so much Christine, Tammy, and Nancy. Have a wonderful day and take care. #11657470

John Koepfer @PresentPleasures November 13, 2017

Frank this is an excellent study of texture, I love how you captured the the texture in the water and sand going in different directions and also the light on the beach is wonderful!! The fact that it has the shape of a face adds fun and interest!! Excellent work Frank!! #11657552

Patrick Rouzes level-classic November 13, 2017

Also thought it was a sculpture, Frank! Love the textures, tones, light , comp & shapes! Winner in my book! #11657571

frank w. degenhardt level-classic November 14, 2017

Thank you so much John and Patrick, Have a great day, take care. #11657618

Bojan Bencic level-classic November 14, 2017

Fantastic composition and PoV, Frank. The shape is perfect and so are the textures. #11657648

frank w. degenhardt level-classic November 14, 2017

Thank you Bojan. Have a great day. #11657661

Amalia Sylvia Arriaga Salinas level-classic November 14, 2017

Fantastic combination of textures and colors Frank!, A great image!,
Amalia #11657678

Emile Abbott level-deluxe November 14, 2017

Nature's abstract work of art. Well seen and composed and it indeed looks like a face. We should see this one again, Frank. #11657760

Candace M. Cleveland level-classic November 15, 2017

This is just fantastic!! No need to do anything its perfect. A winner!! #11657855

frank w. degenhardt level-classic November 18, 2017

Thank you kindly Amalia, Emile, and Candace. Have a carefree day and enjoy. #11658568

Kathy Salerni level-classic November 19, 2017

Wow, this is so beautiful, Frank! The light and textures are out of this world! We definitely will be seeing this again. #11658948

Dianne Brin level-classic December 04, 2017

This is awesome, Frank! I absolutely love it. One to frame for sure!! It resembles medieval art. We truly need to see this in Gold!! #11662765

Carrie M. Groseclose level-classic December 30, 2017

This is an awesome image Frank. You did a wonderful job capturing it! Congratulations on your well deserved Finalist and hopefully gold!! #11667646

Patrick Rouzes level-classic December 30, 2017

Glad to see this again, Frank. Congrats on this unique & well-deserved finalist! #11667793

Tammy M. Anderson level-deluxe December 31, 2017

Glad to see this unique capture again too. Congrats!!! #11667840

John Koepfer @PresentPleasures December 31, 2017

Fantastic finalist Frank, congratulations!! #11667991

Natasha Pliss level-deluxe December 31, 2017

This is simply awesome, Frank! Congratulations on your fabulous Finalist! #11668010

Candace M. Cleveland level-classic December 31, 2017

Congratulations on your gold Frank!! #11668154

Jeff Robinson level-deluxe December 31, 2017

How cool is this? Congrats Frank on your Well Deserved Win!! #11668166

Christine Greenspan level-classic December 31, 2017

Congrats, Frank! Great to see this win! #11668190

Carrie M. Groseclose level-classic December 31, 2017

Yay! So glad to see Gold on this Frank! Huge congratulations on your well deserved win!! #11668280

Bojan Bencic level-classic January 01, 2018

Fantastic. Congratulations, Frank! #11668434

John Koepfer @PresentPleasures January 01, 2018

So glad to see this incredible image as a gold winner, congratulations!! #11668488

John Koepfer @PresentPleasures January 01, 2018

I meant congratulations Frank!! #11668491

Dianne Brin level-classic January 01, 2018

No surprise here, Frank. Congrats on your wonderful Gold!! #11668613

Dianne Brin level-classic January 01, 2018

No surprise here, Frank. Congrats on your wonderful Gold!! #11668616

Patrick Rouzes level-classic January 01, 2018

Congrats on this well-deserved Winner, Frank! WTG! #11668677

Amanda D. Austwick level-classic January 02, 2018

Wow, what a great shotFrank, and congratulations on your Gold Winner! #11668855

Emile Abbott level-deluxe January 03, 2018

Congratulations on Gold Winner Frank. I just knew we would see this one again. Awesome my friend. #11669054

Rosemary Sampson level-classic January 08, 2018

Just beautiful! Hang this photo on a wall in your home. #11669878

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