~At The Beach~

© Marcie A. Fowler

~At The Beach~

Gail Vitikacs level-classic June 09, 2006

I would rather be sitting right there on the edge of the water instead of going into the office! This is one amazing and lovely capture Marcie! #461474

Joy Rector June 09, 2006

love this capture #2872653

Stephanie Lyons June 09, 2006

Wow Marcie! This is awesome! #2872661

Glenn E. Urquhart June 09, 2006

Excellent composition, Marcie!!! Great color, lighting, dof and very beautiful! Cheers, GLenn. #2872666

Jeff Robinson level-deluxe June 09, 2006

A wonderful pov and capture of Popham Beach Marcie! I really like how the life guard station fades in the background of this wonderful coastal Maine image! Jeff #2872675

William C. Raco level-addict June 09, 2006

Very pretty composition and scene, Marcie
Very nicely done!

Papa #2872695

Beth J. Hazelwood June 09, 2006

I love this picture. I have such a passion for fences, especially old ones. This really captures the whole beach feel. Great shot. #2872712

Revonda L. Gentry June 09, 2006

Beautiful, Marcie!! Looks like a winner in my opinion!! #2872751

Joyce Baldassarre June 09, 2006

GORGEOUS SHOT!!!! #2872769

Linda D. Lester level-deluxe June 09, 2006

One of my favorites so far!!! Awesome job! We were there for 8 days and not one sunset or sunrise. We did only try for two morning at 3:30! #2872771

Julie Robinson June 09, 2006

A wonderful image Marcie- well done! #2872793

Agnes Fegan level-deluxe June 09, 2006

Wow - 3:30 am!!! You found something really nice to photograph anyway! Lovely shot! #2872812

Carla Metzler June 09, 2006

Great job on this, Marcie!! #2872818

Kay E. Mahoney level-classic June 09, 2006

Fantastic capture Marcie. Beautiful colors and scene. #2872952

Tonya R. Boles June 09, 2006

Love this shot, would love to be there..lol #2872977

Ray Clarke June 09, 2006

Beautiful capture and composition Marcie! Love the shallow DOF!!!(R) #2873003

Darren K. Fisher level-classic June 09, 2006

I think this is one of my favorites by far, and so far. Love your composition and creative eye here. You should be very proud of this image!!!! I know I am!!!! #2873008

Jim Huffield June 09, 2006

Very well done Marcie, lovely composition. Jim #2873074

Donna R. Moratelli June 09, 2006

love the repetition and seashore colors. Beautiful; Marcie #2873148

Dan E. June 09, 2006

Awesome Marcie, it has been a while since we have seen the sun. #2873173

Terri L. Scribner June 09, 2006

Very well captured! Great detail, colors and composition! #2873232

Claudia Kuhn level-classic June 09, 2006

Terrific comp Marcie! #2873298

Nina Shields level-addict June 09, 2006

Marcie, this is exquisite; your FG framing and DOF usage is amazing; can't wait to see more, glad that ya'll had such a great trip! #2873339

Barbara Helgason June 09, 2006

Fantastic shot Marcie, a winner in my book! I love it!! #2873422

Deb Holmes-Hatfield June 09, 2006

Terrific Marcie, well seen and captured, I love the DOF, awesome work! #2873503

Roxanne M. Bubar June 09, 2006

Marcie, what a beautiful image and view. Getting up that early, Wow, you are dedicated. Love your POV. #2873524

Susan T. Parady June 09, 2006

Excellent composition. Beautifully seen and shot, Marcie. #2873804

Michelle Lea Guinn June 09, 2006

Love it, Marcie!!! This is soooo beautiful!!!! mlg~ #2873840

Tarun Bose June 09, 2006

Beautiful composition. Keeping fore ground object in focus has given this shot excellent depth.Well done Marcie. #2873872

Guy D. Biechele level-classic June 09, 2006

Well seen and composed. Great seacoast image, Marcie! #2874664

Jill Odice level-classic June 09, 2006

Isn't it funny that it's that last shot alot of times that ends up being the best one! This is wonderful. After growing up on Cape Cod, this makes me feel homesick now that I am living in the Mojave desert! #2875404

Ken Smith level-classic June 09, 2006

Beautiful image, Marcie. Next time, go in the fall and you won't have to get up so early. :-) #2876055

Janine Russell level-deluxe June 09, 2006

Marcie, excellent detail, lighting, composition and DOF. #2876386

Colette M. Metcalf June 10, 2006

I absolutely love this!! Great colors and comp here Marcie! #2876912

Kathy Radford level-deluxe June 10, 2006

Excellent comp. and great DOV. You did a beautiful job Marcie. Kathy in NH #2877030

Bobbie Davis June 10, 2006

Dedication is what that's called Marcie! Awesome! #2877202

Andrew I. Boyd June 12, 2006

Wow,this is just lovely!Very good use of dof #2883671

Marcie A. Fowler June 12, 2006


Thanks so much for each of your wonderful comments! #2885860

Dr Silly level-classic June 13, 2006

Love the POV of this shot. Well done. :O)
#2890526

Megan p June 13, 2006

So beautiful Marcie, I love your pov!!Hopefully you stayed up and saw a great sunset!! #2890651

Kara L. Hendricks June 20, 2006

I really love your POV and DOF here Marcie!! Wonderful.. Should be a postcard!!! #2920155

Errick L. Cameron level-deluxe June 23, 2006

Very nice composition. #2939375

Sharon Day level-classic July 24, 2006

Congratulations again, Marcie!!! Good luck next round! #3072574

Guy D. Biechele level-classic July 24, 2006

Congratulations, Marcie. Good Luck! #3072652

Lorraine A. Cook July 24, 2006

WTG Marcie!<:)) Congrats on this stunning finalist. #3073191

Glenn E. Urquhart July 25, 2006

A very big congrats, Marcie!!! Well deserved! Cheers, Glenn. #3074910

Karen Slagle July 25, 2006

Congrats!!! #3075320

Linda D. Lester level-deluxe July 25, 2006

Awesome...I knew this would be there!
Congratulations! #3075899

Michelle R. Kovach July 25, 2006

Congrats Marcie! #3076419

Dr Silly level-classic July 25, 2006

Congratulations on your finalist, Marcie. :O)
#3076486

Jenny Bosmans July 25, 2006

Congratulations on another beautiful finalist, Marcie! :) #3076853

Jill Odice level-classic July 25, 2006

Glad to see this made Finalist! Congrats Marcie! #3078263

Michelle Lea Guinn July 25, 2006

Congratulations Marcie!!! WTG!!! mlg~ #3079502

Roger Bernabo July 25, 2006

A wonderfully composed image Marcie, Congratulations on your Finalist! #3079710

Julie Robinson July 26, 2006

Congratulations Marcie- fantastic finalist! #3082017

Ken Smith level-classic July 26, 2006

Marcie, congratulations on your finalist!! #3083349

Serena Pierce level-deluxe July 26, 2006

Great image Marcie, Congratulations!!! #3085980

Debra Booth July 26, 2006

Just a beautifully captured scene, Marcie! Congrats!! #3086201

Kara L. Hendricks July 26, 2006

Congrats on this wonderful finalist... Good luck in the next round!! #3087182

Kathryn (Love) Scheet July 26, 2006

congratulations on this finalist Marcie! a perfect shot of a NE beach #3087200

Darryl Wilkinson July 27, 2006

Marcie, Congratulations on your WIN! WTG! #3092348

Su Sana E. P level-classic July 27, 2006

Congratulations on your Win, Marcie!! #3092404

Cora Miller level-addict July 27, 2006

Very effective use of selective focus on this excellent image, Marcie. Congratulations on your win! #3092595

Mary K. Robison July 27, 2006

Really lovely scene, Marcie ~
Congratulations on your win! #3092601

She-She Killough July 28, 2006

Marcie, this is just gorgeous! Love the bright but soft colors! And the composition is excellent! Congrats on you wonderful 2nd place win!!

sheesh #3092634

Stanley J. Contrades July 28, 2006

CONGRATULATIONS, Marcie, on your 2nd Place winner!!
Much Aloha,
Stan #3092663

Alan L. Borror July 28, 2006

Congratulations on your wonderful win, Marcie! I am so glad it was a picture from your Maine trip! ! #3092984

Darren K. Fisher level-classic July 28, 2006

Way to go Marcie. See that second trip back really paid off for ya. #3093049

Deborah C. Lewinson level-addict July 28, 2006

Congrats on this excellent win, Marcie!!
-Debby #3093109

Jenny Bosmans July 28, 2006

Big congratulations on this wonderful winner, Marcie! :) #3093230

Wally Orlowsky July 28, 2006

Congratulations on this beautiful and serene winner, Marcie! #3093342

Vicki Hunt July 28, 2006

So beautiful! It looks like a beach watercolor!!Congrats! #3093394

Gail Vitikacs level-classic July 28, 2006

HOW EXCITING MARCIE!!! WAY TO GO!!! #3093424

Stephanie Lyons July 28, 2006

Oh yay for you! I loved this then - I love it now - to me, it's the perfect coastal Maine image ... big time congrats! #3093473

Donna W. Neal July 28, 2006

Love this one Marcie, Congratulations on your win. #3093502

Anita Hogue July 28, 2006

WOW, BEAUTIFUL image, Marcie! Congratulations on your win! #3093602

Ken Smith level-classic July 28, 2006

Marcie, congratulations on your win. Beautiful picture!!! #3093640

Megan p July 28, 2006

Congratulations Marcie, this is a beautiful win!!! #3093699

Daniel G. Flocke July 28, 2006

Marcie - Congratulations on your 2nd Place Winner!!!

~Daniel #3093780

Dr Silly level-classic July 28, 2006

Way to go Marcie. :O)
#3093785

Karen Slagle July 28, 2006

Way to go Marcie - Big congratulations... #3094134

Kay E. Mahoney level-classic July 28, 2006

Congratulations on your second place winner. #3094335

Michelle R. Kovach July 28, 2006

Congrats Girl! WTG! #3094455

Jane M July 28, 2006

Well rewarded for getting up so early Marcie! Great win. I love it how the accidental images often end up being the best-this case in point!! #3094559

Casey A. Hanson July 28, 2006

Wonderful win, Marcie! Congrats! :0) #3094603

David Phalen July 28, 2006

As it should be! Getting up early and getting the camera out for a second time are well rewarded. Congrats Marcie on a well deserved win. #3094642

Laurence Saliba level-classic July 28, 2006

Congratulations Marcie!!!!!!!!! #3094651

Phil Sauvey July 28, 2006

Awesome job Marcie! Congratulations on your win! #3094712

Jill Flynn level-classic July 28, 2006

Congratulations on your win Marcie! #3094726

Carla Metzler July 28, 2006

Congratulations, Marcie! :D #3094987

Jeff Robinson level-deluxe July 28, 2006

So beautifully composed and captured Marcie; it goes to show that we should never give up even when the weather isn't "perfect"! Your image is perfect in every way and I am so happy to see your success with it! Congrats on your very well deserved 2nd Place Win! Jeff #3095065

Mick Burkey level-classic July 28, 2006

Great job, Marcie! And great eye, compositon and design. Congrats on the win! #3095265

Guy D. Biechele level-classic July 28, 2006

Big congrats Marcie, on your win!!! #3095363

Lynne Morris July 28, 2006

A well deserved winner Marcie, this is beautiful. #3095529

Amalia Sylvia Arriaga Salinas level-classic July 28, 2006

Great composition and DOF Marcie!,
CONGRATULATIONS!,
Amalia #3095568

Linda D. Lester level-deluxe July 28, 2006

Way to go...congratulations! #3095575

Nadya Johnson July 28, 2006

Congratulations, Marcie!! A gorgeous shot, and well deserved win! #3095586

Claudia Kuhn level-classic July 28, 2006

Congrats on your win Marcie! Terrific image! #3095973

Sharon Day level-classic July 28, 2006

Congratulations, Marcie!!! A wonderful and well deserved win! #3096001

Sherri Conley July 28, 2006

Woohoo, Marcie! What a wonderfully creative perspective! Congrats! #3096142

William C. Raco level-addict July 28, 2006

Beautiful photo
Congratulations on the win, Marcie!

Papa #3096564

Linda M. Walker July 28, 2006

Great image...love the DOF,Marcie...congratulations on your win #3096900

Lorraine A. Cook July 28, 2006

Congratulations on this fabulous win, Marcie!!<:)) #3097338

Holly Shao July 29, 2006

Marcie, congratulations on your win, what a simple yet beautiful image!
Love the composition.

Holly #3097658

Colette M. Metcalf July 29, 2006

Beautiful! Congratulations to you on your win, Marcie!! #3097686

Glenn E. Urquhart July 29, 2006

A HUGH CONGRATS on your award, Marcie!!! VERY WELL DONE! Cheers, Glenn. #3098146

Stephen Zacker July 29, 2006

Super eye and scenic. Congratulations #3098677

Cathy Barrows July 29, 2006

Congrats on your win...very pretty...a different view of darrens post today? #3098831

Brenda W. LaFleur level-deluxe July 29, 2006

Congrats, Marcie! Like this one a lot!! #3100207

Kaye Burazin July 29, 2006

Marcie, congrats on this beautiful win. #3100235

Joannie Bertucci level-classic July 29, 2006

Congratulations Marcie on a wonderful and uniquely composed image! #3100317

bob cornelison July 29, 2006

Congrats Marcie!
~:O) #3100362

Leanne M.E. Boyd July 30, 2006

Congratulations Marcie! #3101374

Janine Russell level-deluxe July 30, 2006

Marcie, congratulations on your Second Place win. #3103500

July 31, 2006

One of my favorites!!!!Congrats. on 2nd Place!!! #3106172

Susana Ms Heide August 01, 2006

Many congrats Marcie on this beautiful WINNER! #3110114

Lynn Crawford August 02, 2006

Congrats on this win Marcie, I can see why they picked it, great DOF and wonderful colors you captured, great point of view also :) #3114164

Terry L. Ellis level-classic August 03, 2006

Congratulations, Marci, on this fabulous win! #3120376

August 03, 2006

Very nice picture Marcie....I really love the colors!! #3120429

Donna La Mattino Pagakis level-deluxe August 03, 2006

A beautiful scene, congratulations! #3120919

Jonna Bergström August 08, 2006

Congratulations!!! #3137269

Janet L. Skinner September 04, 2006

This is really spectacular, Marcie!! Great gallery! #3264615

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Description

This was at the Beach at Fort Popham. This was the morning 5 of us got up at 3:30, left the hotel at 4:00 to try and catch the sunrise. There wasn't one but the trip was worth it just the same!! I saw this as I was taking my camera back to the car to put it away for the 2nd time (LOL)!!

Some adjustments made to levels, curves and saturation.

Category: Nature & Landscapes

Uploaded on June 09, 2006

BetterPhoto.com All Time Best Photo Contest Editor's Pick BetterPhoto.com Photo Contest SECOND PLACE Winner


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