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Île de Ré

Posted by
Ian Bramham (Manchester, United Kingdom) on 30 October 2008 in Landscape & Rural and Portfolio.

A long exposure sunset photo of the oyster beds on the Île de Ré on the French atlantic coast.

NIKON D40 414/5 second F/22.0 ISO 200 24 mm (35mm equiv.)

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Philip from Joburg, South Africa

Great shot Ian fantastic shot and colours I found your link through VFXY

30 Oct 2008 6:56am

Marie from Dauphiné, France

A real pleasure to see your photos every morning.

30 Oct 2008 7:04am

Giovanni from Milan, Italy

Another wonderful shot, Ian! Love the wide angle, the light and the sharpness in your images!

30 Oct 2008 8:35am

yz from Budapest, Hungary

Beautiful again. I like the traces of the waves.

30 Oct 2008 9:17am

Marzia from Italy, Italy

really stunning!! amazing colors!

30 Oct 2008 10:47am

aubry from Montpellier, France

I must try the long exposure shots..It is so beautiful

30 Oct 2008 11:36am

LGB from Portugal

Another great picture. Love the tones, the composition, the colors... Just great!

30 Oct 2008 11:59am

Kris from United Kingdom

Really great colours....Again. Always worth the wait (for both your images and sunsets:-).

30 Oct 2008 12:31pm

IanSmith from London, United Kingdom

Hi Ian... Another great composition, with a gcalm feeling about it.

30 Oct 2008 1:46pm

Lorraine from Gatineau, Canada

Stunning clarity and outstanding beauty I don't quite know words brilliant enough...

30 Oct 2008 2:23pm

Daryl from Amagasaki, Japan

Enjoying this beautifully-lit sequence of shots....

30 Oct 2008 3:05pm

Alun Lambert from cheshire, United Kingdom

fantastic image, really nice colour

30 Oct 2008 8:21pm

Ted from South Wales, United Kingdom

You were always going to pull off excellent colours and your long exposure (and filter?) has produced a richness to the image. For me what sets this apart from so many sunsets is your choice of framing that includes the tidal sand formation to create interest in the foreground. Top job Ian!

30 Oct 2008 9:18pm

Ana Lúcia from Leiria, Portugal

Absolutely fantastic.

30 Oct 2008 9:31pm

Frida from Sweden

Stunning capture with great colours .

30 Oct 2008 9:41pm

Viewfinder from Bradenton, United States

The ripples - they are amazing. Terrific photo.

31 Oct 2008 12:29am

DarkElf from Perth, Australia

brilliant long exposure! you achieved wonderful clarity in this photo, nice composition too - i love the sand ripples in the foreground...

31 Oct 2008 12:39am

414/5 second
ISO 200
24 mm (35mm equiv.)