Pacific Water Colors

© Steven Gunnerson

Pacific Water Colors

Uploaded: December 21, 2005


F/29 • 2 Seconds • ISO 100 • 31mm • Pacific Grove California • Limited Edition Photograph

Exif: FNumber: 29, ExposureBiasValue: 0/3, ExposureTime: 2, Flash: flash did not fire, ISO: 100, WhiteBalance: auto white balance


Tracy Reehal December 21, 2005

This is gorgeous, Steven. Nice work! #362508

Cyn Valentine level-classic December 21, 2005

Very stunning image..wonderful color and light! #2209920

Tamera S. Phillips December 21, 2005

wow! What an amazing photo. I love the colors and effects. #2209944

Mary Timman December 21, 2005

Absolutely beautiful. The color, light, composition, everything about it is gorgeous. Love that slow shutter. #2209948

Terry L. Ellis level-classic December 21, 2005

Very striking image, Steven! #2209964

Dr Silly level-classic December 21, 2005

Beautiful image. :o)

Rick Clark December 21, 2005

What an eye catching image...excellent. #2210116

Marcie A. Fowler December 21, 2005

Gorgeous colors, composition, and exposure here!! Amazing work! #2210148

Janine Russell level-deluxe December 21, 2005

Steven, excellent detail, colors and lighting. #2210652

Steven Gunnerson December 21, 2005

Thank you, everyone, for your great comments!!! #2210821

Michelle R. Kovach December 21, 2005

Well gorgeous & beautiful have already been said, so let me just add Fantastic & Striking to the comments!
Wonderfully done Steven! #2210931

Pat Gamwell December 21, 2005

Breathtakingly beautiful, Steven! #2211206

David A. Dawson December 21, 2005

Well that's just an awesome shot and an awesome lens. f/29? That will give you some depth of field. #2211284

Amanda Price December 22, 2005

Wow! That's all I can say! #2214589

Jim Kinnunen level-deluxe December 22, 2005

Awesome scene, Steven!:) #2215390

Alisha L. Ekstrom January 04, 2006


Lori S. Aschbrenner January 04, 2006

This is just breathtakingly beautiful, Steven. #2253557

Leanne M.E. Boyd January 19, 2006

Amazing image, Steven! Congratulation on your POTD! #2304853

Darryl Wilkinson January 19, 2006

Fascinating image, Steven, WOW!! Congratulations on your fantastic POTD!!! Best of luck in the contest with this one!!! #2304866

Evy Johansen level-classic January 19, 2006

Awesome image, Steven!! Congratulations on your POTD! #2304891

Ray Clarke January 19, 2006

just like everything about this shot, congratulations on your POTD (R) #2304937

Candice C. Calhoun level-deluxe January 19, 2006

Congratulations, stunning POTD!

ccc #2304952

January 19, 2006

Pure magic #2304994

Laurence Saliba level-classic January 19, 2006

Very nice!!! Congrats on POTD!!!! #2304995

Bill Houghton January 19, 2006

Beautiful coastal scene Steven.
Great job. Congratulations. #2305046

Milan Banik January 19, 2006

Congrats on POTD Steven!beautiful work! #2305076

Laura Clay-Ballard January 19, 2006

awesome! congrats! #2305202

Vicki Hunt January 19, 2006

Beautiful! Congrats! #2305218

Dan Walters January 19, 2006

Beautiful image! I reaaly love the colors. #2305257

Scott Pedersen January 19, 2006

Love the colors in the sky. This whole photo is very nice. #2305258

Amanda Price January 19, 2006

Congrats on your POTD! :) #2305280

Kathleen R. Struckle January 19, 2006

Absolutely stunning!!congrats on POTD!! #2305320

Michelle R. Kovach January 19, 2006

Congratulations on your POTD Feature! #2305351

Michael E. Quintana January 19, 2006

Many congrats on POTD! Awesome color & compaosition! #2305368

January 19, 2006

FANTASTIC!! #2305416

David Phalen January 19, 2006

Outstanding! Congratulations on your POTD. #2305571

Shelly A. Van Camp level-classic January 19, 2006

Beautiful!! Congrats!! #2305613

Joy Rector January 19, 2006

congrats on the POTD #2305615

Joy Rector January 19, 2006

congrats on the POTD #2305617

January 19, 2006

Great Pic .. Just great composure , with a greater relevance of contrast .. Specially liked those springing waves blue in color , contrasting with the orage sky .. Can I know the details how you took this shot .. It would Be great if you can mail me on .. Thanks

Warm Regards,
Dr Prabodhan Potdar ,
Mumbai India . #2305703

Deborah Sandidge January 19, 2006

Perfect title for this exquisite image, congratulations on your POTD Steven! #2305712

Martin J. Preslar January 19, 2006

Fantastic POTD Steven! I would be shocked if this was the last we saw of this masterpiece! Congrats and good luck in the contest! #2305756

Collette Photography January 19, 2006

This is an amazing shot WOW!!!! Did you do any photoshop work on it? Really great, I just LOVE the colors!!! =)

-Collette- #2305849

Melissa Hallum January 19, 2006

Beatifully Stunning! Congrats on the POTD!! May I ask where this was taken? #2305911

January 19, 2006

Magnificent! It is a great photo. Congratulations.

Jose Ramon #2305917

Chris Van Antwerp January 19, 2006

Very Beautiful!!

Chris #2305946

Susan Cliett January 19, 2006

Absolutely beautiful, the colors are stunning!! #2305982

Andrew Soh January 19, 2006

Oh wow! This is an incredible picture! Congratulations. #2306130

Karen Engelbreth January 19, 2006

Beautiful image - congrats on your POTD, Steven! #2306200

January 19, 2006

Very, very nice work Steven. What an eye for detail. Way to go! #2306383

Nancy Donnell January 19, 2006

Beautiful! #2306415

January 19, 2006

Very dramatic, well done! #2306444

Diana L. Ralph January 19, 2006

Outstanding! This was taken in my backyard! #2306458

bob cornelison January 19, 2006

Great shot! Congrats on POTD!
~:O) #2306466

Corinne M. Thompson January 19, 2006

Congrats on receiving POTD for this beautiful seascape. #2306713

Mary Clarke January 19, 2006

Many congratulations on POTD Steven, wonderful image #2307418

Sharon Day level-classic January 19, 2006

Awesome image!!!! Congratulations!!! #2307740

Anita Taylor January 19, 2006

Completely stunning, Steven! Congratulations, too :) #2307897

Steven Gunnerson January 20, 2006

Thank you, everyone, for so many wonderful comments & emails!!! #2308744

Sheila L. Llewellyn January 20, 2006

So many emotions at play in this POTD, I could look at it at any time and relate. Thank you! #2308979

Mary N C. Taitt January 20, 2006

Congratulations on this utterly beautiful POTD! Mary :-) #2309396

Kerby Pfrangle level-classic January 20, 2006

Steven stunning colors and beautiful image. Congratulations on your POTD.

I love your gallery. Kerby #2311247

Claudette Foote January 20, 2006

Congratulations on this MAGICAL
IMAGE #2311304

Deborah C. Lewinson level-addict January 20, 2006

Congratulations on your POTD, Steven, for this stunning image!
-Debby #2311494

Luhut Napitupulu January 20, 2006

This is awesome, Steven..The slow speed effect really gives stunning image..congrats on POTD! #2312184

Corinne M. Thompson January 21, 2006

Once again, Congratulations! #2312618

Amanda Price January 21, 2006

Congrats on your finalist! I hope to see this again soon! #2312621

She-She Killough January 21, 2006

Stunning and dramatic Steven! Congrats on your finalist!! #2312805

Dr Silly level-classic January 21, 2006

Congratulations Steven. :o)

Bill Houghton January 21, 2006

Congratulations on your beautiful finalist Steven. Way to go!!! #2313492

Steven Gunnerson January 21, 2006

Thank you, everyone, for your comments! #2315543

Stefan G January 21, 2006

Congratulations, Steven on this dramatic outstanding image! #2315685

John T. Peters January 21, 2006

You have captured a stunning image here. It is very moving emotionally for me. The colors and lighting and the action of the ocean shore waves on the rocks. I love the ocean and it is fun to photograph there. We have been taking a family trip to the Oregon coast each February. You have inspired me with your images. I was curious on how much photoediting of the color you did. I have been really exploring this as well with my photos. Lots to do in this area of post processing.
John #2316092

January 21, 2006

beautiful........ #2316095

Steven Gunnerson January 21, 2006

Thank you Stefan, John & Nimisha for your comments!

John, since I live close to the ocean, I have the opportunity to return to the same location over and over again waiting to find the perfect conditions. I watch the weather, tides, wind, etc. daily and when I think the conditions are going to be right, I go to the places I think have potential. The scene captured in this photograph was made at one of those places and on that particular day everything was just right.

I try to whatever is possible on camera, but all my photographs see the "digital darkroom" to one degree or another. Most have had a saturation enhancement applied for sure. I also use the unsharpen mask filter regularly. #2317101

Susie Peek-Swint January 21, 2006

Many congrats Steven ~ stunning capture! #2317549

Terry L. Ellis level-classic January 21, 2006

Steven, congratulations on this superb finalist! #2317667

Ed Heaton January 21, 2006

Great image and super work Steven... Congrats all around on this one :-) #2318087

Deborah Sandidge January 21, 2006

Exquisite capture Steven - congratulations! #2319899

Alisha L. Ekstrom January 21, 2006

I knew we would keep seeing this one again & again...I SOOO LOVE this image!!! Congrats on it being a finalist & I HOPE it makes it in the winners circle!!! Good luck!!! IT'S BEAUTIFUL!!!!!!! #2320605

Pat Gamwell January 22, 2006

Definetly one of my very favorites, Steven! CONGRATS, my friend! #2320751

Jill Odice level-classic January 22, 2006

What an incredible shot! Cobngrats on it's finalist, bet this is a winner! You have lots of gorgeous work in your gallery! #2323272

Karen Rahlf January 22, 2006

WOW! WOW! WOW! This is just stunning. Congratulations on your finalist. #2324373

Life Expressions January 23, 2006

Breathtaking! Congrats on this beautiful finalist! #2325481

Kelly Abernathy level-classic January 23, 2006

This is gorgeous! Congratulations -K

Su Sana E. P level-classic January 24, 2006

Congratulations on this Great Finalist, Steven! #2330371

Steven Gunnerson January 24, 2006

Thank you everyone for your great comments!!! #2331876

Cathy M. Gromball January 25, 2006

Congratulations on this beautiful finalist, Steven!

Cathy :) #2339105

Donna La Mattino Pagakis level-deluxe February 03, 2006

Congratulations on your double win!! Such a beautiful scenic!! #2372638

Sharon Day level-classic February 23, 2006

Magnificent image, Steven!!! Belated congratulations on this gorgeous photo! #2459210

Christian P. Nicolas March 13, 2006

Terrific colors on your pages. If this is what can be done with the Canon EOS, I look forward to the upcoming fun I will have with my newly acquired one. great gallery! #2527847

Kirsten Kiki Kjaer level-classic January 02, 2007

Stunning beauty!!
Just wanted to wish you and yours a very happy New Year, Steven. #3771705

Milan Banik December 31, 2008

great landscape shot love those colour variation #6960565

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