Motif #1 Rockport,MA [Travel ]

© Douglas Pignet

Motif #1 Rockport,MA

Uploaded: December 10, 2009 02:31:15


I thought I would try something different with this Icon of Rockport. This is an HDR image (High dynamic range imaging)

Exif: F Number: 16, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 10/5000 seconds, Flash: did not fire., ISO: 400, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 70.00 mm, Model: NIKON D700


Michelle Alton December 10, 2009

BRAVO!!! I love the gorgeous colors, saturation, composition. This one ROCKS for me, Doug. Would not have guessed HDR--you've applied it perfectly.

Yep...this will be a big WINNER for you! (Mark these words)! #1214529

Tiia Vissak December 10, 2009

cool colors, reflections & framing! #8205293

Tammy M. Anderson level-deluxe December 10, 2009

Outstanding work, Doug. Colors and composition are perfect. Love it!!! #8205294

Kathy Salerni level-classic December 10, 2009

Beautiful colors on this image of Motif 1, Douglas! #8205314

Gord MacEachern December 10, 2009

Fantastic use of HDR Doug, great job! #8205327

Aimee S. McMaster December 10, 2009

...great pov & color of a very well loved place....surprised I've never seen you there ;-)) Aimee #8205344

Jeff Robinson level-deluxe December 10, 2009

Great comp, color and HDR work! Jeff #8205391

Amy M. Wilson December 10, 2009

Excellent comp, colors, details and reflection, Doug! #8205486

Courtenay Vanderbilt December 10, 2009

Simply stunning, Doug! Love the comp, beautiful colors and details! #8205504

Judy V. Kennamer level-classic December 10, 2009

Beautiful capture Doug!!! You've captured one of my favorite New England places perfectly! #8205595

Linda D. Lester level-classic December 10, 2009

So all the colors! #8205635

Lynn M. Whitt December 10, 2009

Gorgeous colors and capture... #8205653

Ray Thoms December 10, 2009

Very nicely done Douglas.... #8205737

Monnie Ryan December 10, 2009

Colorful, well-composed look at one of my favorite Maine spots! #8205941

Jack Ryan December 10, 2009

Awesome! Absolutely beautiful...excellent composition and wonderful color and detail. Can't wait to get there next September!!! #8205949

Monnie Ryan December 10, 2009

Oops, wrong state! We'll be seeing this next September! Sorry 'bout that, Douglas! #8205951

Ron McEwan December 10, 2009

Outstanding Doug, I must get into the HDR thing one of these days, it sure makes the image brilliant #8206121

December 10, 2009

Great capture,they all look like fishing boats,Doug,excellent work!!!!!!!! #8206155

Kerry Hill December 10, 2009

Wonderful capture Doug, the colours are fabulous!! #8206179

Shelly A. Van Camp level-classic December 10, 2009

Ohhh, wow......I love this!! Love the colors....the reds and blues! Beautiful capture, Doug! #8206313

Anita Hogue December 10, 2009

WOWSA, what a gorgeous colorful image! I truly love this! #8206579

Gina Cormier level-classic December 10, 2009

I knew it as soon as I saw it!!!
WOWIE!!! This HDR is just fabulous!!!
Fav'd for me!!! I better start trying this again. lol #8206651

Brett Dolsen December 11, 2009

Amazing colour and beautifull composition Doug!!Brett #8207543

December 11, 2009

A True Classic Image. I have been there many times myself. Great POV from you.

Brian #8208967

a2o akmal aini othman level-classic December 12, 2009

awesome! love it! #8210592

Stephen Zacker December 13, 2009

Like all those bold colors and reflections #8213574

Kelly S. Cavanaugh January 18, 2010

Beautiful capture, Douglas! Congratulations on your finalist!! #8306497

Courtenay Vanderbilt January 18, 2010

Gorgeous Finalist, Doug! Congratulations! #8307141

Ellen Hodges January 18, 2010

Congrats on your awesome finalists, doug! Best luck!!! #8307459

Nancy (Peaches) Harker January 18, 2010

HUGE Congrats, Best of luck in the next round :) #8307479

Amy M. Wilson January 18, 2010

Congratulations on your wonderful finalist, Doug!!! #8307688

Nikki McDonald level-classic January 18, 2010

I am so glad Michelle was right. Congratulations on your finalist, Doug, and good luck in the next round. #8307844

Tammy M. Anderson level-deluxe January 18, 2010

Congratulations, Doug on this beautiful finalist. #8308282

Nancyj E. Hovey level-classic January 18, 2010

on your wonderful FINALIST!

Photobucket #8308330

Monnie Ryan January 18, 2010

Congratulations, Doug -- a well-deserved win! #8308945

Linda D. Lester level-classic January 18, 2010

Congratulations on your finalist! #8308952

Lorna Shutter January 18, 2010

CONGRATULATIONS on your Finalist Award for this fantastic HDR image, Douglas!!!!! ... and Good luck in the next round!!! :)
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Renata Gusciora January 18, 2010

Congratulations on this great finalist,Doug!!!:-) #8309553

January 18, 2010

A very Big CONGRATS to you Doug for your Finalist Pick. A Very Well deserved Picture you have here. I wish you the very best in the next round. I got 2 myself..WTG buddy


Usman M. Bajwa level-classic January 19, 2010

Fabulous capture of the place, Doug. CONGRATZ on this beautiful Finalist!

UB. #8310314

Ron McEwan January 19, 2010

Congratulations Doug on your finalist here, well deserved. #8311051

Linda Blair January 19, 2010

Gorgeous HDR....congrats on getting finalist!!!!!!!!! #8311142

Karen Celella level-deluxe January 19, 2010

Congratulations on your wonderful finalist Doug. There is so much holding interest in this image. Good luck in the next round. #8311367

Sam Britt January 19, 2010

Congratulations on this finalist, Doug! #8313525

Rosemary Sampson level-classic March 13, 2010

I have seen this photo many times. However your capture is extraordinary! #8453072

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