swirling and shimmering

© Anton Falcon

swirling and shimmering

Uploaded: August 24, 2004 07:38:01


san francisco's golden gate bridge, taken from fort point


Casey A. Hanson August 24, 2004

This is beautiful Anton.
Very nicely done :0) #161529

Marcie A. Fowler August 24, 2004

Gorgeous image Anton. Love the colors and the reflections!! Great work! #731732

Ellen Peach level-classic August 24, 2004

Postcard perfect! #731737

Rob Friedman August 24, 2004

Fabulous! #731829

Sharon Day August 24, 2004

Wow, beautiful!! I love the colors, reflection and especially the long exposure on the water :) #731850

Deborah Sandidge August 24, 2004

Beautiful image, Anton, magical with the color and water! #731923

Karma Wilson August 24, 2004

I hate predicting winners because it seems I'm always wrong, but this seems like one to me. Strong composition, gorgeous colors, technically perfect. One of the prettiest pictures of this monument I've ever seen.

Karma #731931

bob cornelison August 24, 2004

I agree with Karma...Perfect shot that deserves a win. ~:0) #731997

Karen J. McDowell August 24, 2004

Stunning capture, Anton. Good luck to you. #732180

Kristen McKain August 24, 2004

Gorgeous!!! #732737

Anton Falcon August 25, 2004

thank you everyone! #733670

Evy Johansen level-classic September 09, 2004

Wow... beautiful image! Congratulations on your POTD win, Anton! #763849

Cora Miller level-classic September 09, 2004

Very well deserving POTD winner. Congratulations! #763851

Gianna Stadelmyer September 09, 2004

Beautiful, Anton! Congrats on POTD:-) #763860

Diane Dupuis September 09, 2004

Gorgeous shot! Well done Anton! Congrats on your POTD! #763882

Kathleen Clemons September 09, 2004

So beautiful! #763907

Cindy K. Bracken September 09, 2004

WONDERFUL job! This is gorgeous!

Cindy Bracken
www.shuttermom.com #763947

Kristen McKain September 09, 2004

Congrats on your POTD! #764028

Heather L. Jacks September 09, 2004

Fantastic! #764126

Charlene Bayerle September 09, 2004

Incredible!!!!!!!! Well deserved!!! #764191

Carol Dibble September 09, 2004

What a great capture! It has a sense of eerieness about it with the looming clouds and the swirling water. Great POTD! #764221

Susan Cliett September 09, 2004

Absolutely Gorgeous!!!!!! #764495

Carolyn J. Connolly September 09, 2004

Just beautiful Anton, and congrat's on making Photo Of The Day with it! :~) #764599

Deanna W. Thompson September 09, 2004

This is stunning! Your work is an inspiration to me. Thanks for sharing your art. #764757

September 09, 2004

This is a great picture, couldn't be better. #764826

Anita Taylor September 09, 2004

This is a really beautiful and sharp shot, Anton! I love the soft twilight color and the implied motion of the water. #765330

April Bryant September 09, 2004

Very cool image. Congrats of POTD!
A. #765331

Ed Heaton September 09, 2004

First off Congrats on POTD! And what an awesome image! This is extremely well done...


September 09, 2004

hauntingly beautiful. How did you decide on the color? Congrats!! #765425

Anton Falcon September 09, 2004

wow, it has been such an honor to be selected as the photo of the day! thank you very much, everyone, for all the flattering comments you wrote! I truly appreciate it! #766046

Donna La Mattino Pagakis September 10, 2004

This is so nicely done. Congratulations Anton on your well deserved win. Great shot. #767214

September 10, 2004

This is one of the most beautiful pictures of the Golden Gate Bridge I have ever seen. The colors are absolutely amazing. Love the water too. #767651

Linda I. Nelson September 10, 2004

All I can say is WOW!!! Did you use a magenta filter for this? A win for sure! #767780

Robert N. Valine September 11, 2004

WOW! Anton,Nice Job #770476

Kathleen R. Struckle September 12, 2004

Absolutely Stunning!! I love the colors and reflections. Very well done Anton!! #772484

Claudia Kuhn level-classic September 13, 2004

Soooooooooo kewl Anton... Big Congrats!! #775087

Jennifer Rennison September 13, 2004

Beautiful, Anton, Congratulations!! #775340

Deborah Sandidge September 13, 2004

Congratulations, Anton - just gorgeous! #775403

Kasia Elser September 14, 2004

Congrats! Great shot! #777407

Cathy Barrows September 14, 2004

Congrats!...beautiful...best of luck #777856

Shawn Benson September 14, 2004

As is evident from the overwhealming compliments, this is a great shot. I am just curious what you did. Did you adjust this in photo shop any? Do you recall any of the settings? At first glance, without knowing much about this stuff, it looks like you adjusted the satuation levels just a little bit. I am just curious because it is such a great shot. My wife said--ooohh you have to see this shot. This is one that I would definitely put on my wall. #780756

Anton Falcon September 14, 2004

wow, thank you again, everyone! and to answer some of the questions, this was taken with a singh ray gold-n-blue polarizing filter, and a 10-stop nd filter. the only adjustment in photoshop was an auto-contrast and a slight curves adjustment. the shot settings were: f/11 at 100 iso for 30 seconds. #781041

Nick Lagos September 15, 2004

Big big conhrats on a terrific win Anton.... superb image... #781487

Jeff Robinson level-deluxe September 15, 2004

Congrats on this great image! Jeff #781722

Kristi A. Howson September 15, 2004

Congratulations Anton on your win. It's such a beauty and I was happy to see it win. I love the mood, colors, composition ...everything. Nice! #782446

bob cornelison September 15, 2004

Congrats! I knew this would win!
~:O) #782815

Claudia Kuhn level-classic September 15, 2004

Another wonderful winner Anton! Big congrats!! Very kewl of course! #783592

Susana Matos October 05, 2004

Congratulations, just perfectly deserved!
Cheers from Portugal, Su #823922

Laura Clay-Ballard January 04, 2006

I'm loving everything about this winning image! #2252147

John R. Sanchez September 15, 2007

Awesome photo Anton!

I love San Francisco, beautiful city! #4796075

cheryl m. phillips September 26, 2008

Is this spot hard to get to Anton?
How far from Baker Beach is it?
Great work!!
~cheryl #6517380

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