Beach ripples

© Ian D. Cameron

Beach ripples

Uploaded: September 27, 2004 16:05:51


Photographed at Findhorn Sands, Moray, Scotland. The beach is devoid of rocks and almost any other feature and despite a good sunset it was difficult to find a rewarding composition. I got down very low and used the sand ripples to lead my eye and catch the reflected light. Pentax 67ll, 55-100 zoom, F22 at 1 sec, 0.6 ND grad filter, Fuji Velvia.


Ellen Peach level-classic September 27, 2004

Ian, this is a stunning sunset....very well done! #173231

Judy S. Fung September 27, 2004

Wow, this is really beautiful, Ian! Great job! #808607

Robert Goodman September 27, 2004

One of the most beautiful images,I have ever seen.The 67 is a large camera.But in the hands of expert photographer,the image can not be surpassed.Beautiful,Ian!!!!! #808778

Anita Taylor September 27, 2004

Such a stunning photo, Ian! I love how the reflections seems like another endless and the ripples of sand are given depth by the tips of color. #808834

Cathy Barrows September 27, 2004

absolutely gorgeous sky #808883

Cynthia M. Wiles level-deluxe September 27, 2004

You did a great job in finding your composition...outstanding! #809116

jean ray September 27, 2004

How fortuitous that it was difficult to find a good composition, Ian, because it forced you to find a truly stunning one! This is one of the most beautiful sunset photographs I have ever seen. Bet we'll be seeing more of this! #809157

Ian D. Cameron September 28, 2004

Thankyou very much for your kind appraisals it was great to come away with an image that justified the wonderful twilight afterglow. #809191

Cathy Barrows October 15, 2004

Congrats!...beautiful #844600

Donna La Mattino Pagakis October 15, 2004

Very cool image! Congratulations!! This is so totally awesome!! #846078

Peter K. Burian October 18, 2004

Ian: This is one incredibly gorgeous image. WOW!

Just perfect in every way, technically and aesthetically.

Perfectly seen and rendered.

Did I say WOW!?

Cheers! Peter Burian


Kristen McKain October 18, 2004

WOW! Congrats! #854481

Donna L. Cuic October 18, 2004

Beautiful image Ian. Congrats on your win.
Donna #854785

Jennifer Rennison October 18, 2004

Beautiful, Ian! Congratulations on you win! #854839

Barbara Gordon October 18, 2004

Love this beautiful picture, and love beautiful Scotland. Congrats! #855263

Donna La Mattino Pagakis October 18, 2004

Congratulations on your award winning image. Great job!! #855280

Ian D. Cameron October 19, 2004

Just a quick note to thank everyone for there kind comments. It is greatly appreciated.

Please do have a look at my website at I think that you may find other images that appeal and also on for some dreamy seascapes. #855608

Evy Johansen level-classic October 19, 2004

Many congratulations on you win, Ian! #855635

clifton Mair October 19, 2004

Congrats Ian! Beautiful shot of a difficult location. #855695

Zachariah Schnepf October 19, 2004

Congrats Ian, I love this image. I first saw it over on NPN. #857944

Leonard Pierce October 21, 2004

Congratulations on your Second Place win Ian!!! #861761

Diane Dupuis October 23, 2004

Truly fabulous! Congrats!! #864339

Jay Patel May 18, 2005

This is absolutely awesome!! Good work Ian. #1365823

Mary N C. Taitt June 21, 2005

WOW! What a beautiful photo! COngratulations. Awesome colors, sharpness and composition! #1498467

July 12, 2006

Hi Ian, just saw your latest post on Great photography. :) Andree #3018151

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