The Hopeful Fisherman

© Joseph N. DiGilio

The Hopeful Fisherman

Uploaded: November 16, 2009


Yesterday the sky was gray but the temperature soared into the high 60's on Long Island. I took my grandson Joey on a photo shoot to Jones Beach. We found some surf casters at West End 2. Although this looks like a B&W image it really isn't. It was just that gray a day.

Exif: F Number: 6.3, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 10/5000 seconds, Flash: did not fire., ISO: 200, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 95.00 mm, Model: NIKON D200


Brett Dolsen November 16, 2009

Great timing and moody action capture Joseph!!Looks like it could be surfable there!!Brett #1205630

Michelle Alton November 16, 2009

A wonderful capture, Joe, at just the right moment to isolate the best action. The man's reflection adds another great touch. Exceptionally well done! #8134584

Agnes Fegan level-deluxe November 16, 2009

Terrific image from Jones Beach! I heard there was a lot of beach erosion (at least at Robert Moses) after the storm... #8135007

Patrick Rouzes level-classic November 16, 2009

Fantastic tones, detail, clarity, reflections, comp & mood captrued here on this dull day,Joseph! I did think it was b/w. SUPER job indeed! WTG! #8135193

Linda D. Lester level-classic November 16, 2009

Excellent capture and great times with your grandson! #8135708

Laura E. Swan level-classic November 16, 2009

...And to think my first thought was to compliment you for choosing this to be B&W! Well it was just meant to be then!

This looks like high action here! That's really great too, that you and your grandson get out and do things like this together. This would no doubt be a cherished day photo for you both. :)

Great job!



Donna La Mattino Pagakis November 16, 2009

Awesome timing, excellent in b & w! #8137658

Stefania Barbier level-addict November 16, 2009

wow you caught the fishing rod all bent... fantastic capture!!! #8137681

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