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Sleepy Seagulls, Carmel, California

Posted by
Maria (California, United States) on 23 July 2011 in Landscape & Rural and Portfolio.

Photo taken off Carmel Scenic Road

Canon EOS 5D 1/25 second F/13.0 ISO 200 47 mm

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Stefan from Thiersee, Austria

Love the wonderful light, great maria!

23 Jul 2011 5:53am

@Stefan: :)

Richard from Duns, United Kingdom

My shot of the day! Superb!

23 Jul 2011 6:35am

@Richard: thanks Richard! :)

Tinx from Kuressaare, Estonia

Simply gorgeous!

23 Jul 2011 6:41am

Japanalia from Yokohama, Japan

Gathered together as if for evening prayers to the setting sun, a community ready to go to sleep....Peaceful beauty!

23 Jul 2011 7:27am

@Japanalia: Thanks Gabriela

Aubélia from Kortrijk, Belgium

It is really beautiful. Wonderful light.

23 Jul 2011 7:39am

MARIANA from Waterloo, Canada

Wow, Maria .. this scene is incredible ;) Light and tones of Sunset ( I guess ) are fabulous !

23 Jul 2011 11:45am

@MARIANA: thanks Mariana, yes, it's sunset...and I too like the tones :)

Viewfinder from Bradenton, FL, United States

Nice morning-looking, but I suspect it being the Pacific, this is really near sunset-time. These are early-to-bed sea gulls, I suppose.

23 Jul 2011 12:38pm

@Viewfinder: thanks...yes, sunset....

Eric Cousineau from Sherwood Park, Canada

Beautiful light in this shot Maria! It delicately paints the scene in calming fashion as the day slips below the horizon! Nicely captured! ;-)

23 Jul 2011 12:39pm

Don Levesque from Saint John, Canada

Beautiful and peaceful! Love the light and the sky!

23 Jul 2011 3:13pm

franz from Baden, Austria

wonderful! i love the way they all "look" in the same direction here!

23 Jul 2011 4:16pm

@franz: Thanks Franz! Isn't that amazing? I think they face that way because the sun...they probably like the sun as much as we, humans, do :)

Heinz from Hamm, Germany

sehr fein im Licht.

23 Jul 2011 5:47pm

@Heinz: dankeschön Heinz!

Judy aka L@dybug from Brooksville, FL, United States

This is definitely a place the seagulls love ... and your photo is special!

23 Jul 2011 9:30pm

Denny Jump Photo from Easton, PA, United States

This is beautiful Maria..and I think the gulls are stoned on the light and the beauty of your scene ;-) Wonderful!

23 Jul 2011 10:00pm

john4jack from Corvallis, Oregon, United States

Superb sky. I like the very slight magenta cast in the clouds.

23 Jul 2011 10:52pm

@john4jack: thanks Jack, me too! :)

Roman from Thiersee, Austria

wow, what a fantastic light in this shot!

24 Jul 2011 9:39am

janina from Melbourne, Australia

I enjoy gulls as a subject matter. Geat light, nice place to walk and enjoy the fresh air. ^_^

24 Jul 2011 10:55am

DarkElf from Perth, Australia

fantastic photo! wonderful light and colours and the seagulls are just everywhere! i really like the sharpness and detail as well!

24 Jul 2011 12:00pm

Bruno F from France

Wow, a so great moment with a fantastic light !

24 Jul 2011 2:56pm

maximage from Mase, Switzerland

Wonderful light and sky.*****

24 Jul 2011 7:42pm

10Fraction from France

very nice warm processing with vibrant colors

26 Jul 2011 6:52pm

Francisco Romero from Carbajal de la Legua, Spain

Wonderful image. The warm tonality of the photograph is gorgeous.

16 Aug 2011 8:18pm

Canon EOS 5D
1/25 second
ISO 200
47 mm