Ships Passing :: CT

20 Sep
Ships Passing :: CT

Ships Passing :: CT

Sometimes, to make a photo outing work with the conditions you’re given, you have to think outside of the box a bit.  I hit the road thinking I’d create a wide-angle landscape shot and ended up striking gold with this intimate landscape instead.

Last month our students focused on minimalism, so the idea of simplifying has been on my mind. This particular sunset, the sky was sort’ve “blah” but the reflecting color was so damn purty. ❤

Settings: 75 mm, f/8, 30 sec, ISO 100

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11 Responses to “Ships Passing :: CT”

  1. Jane Lurie September 20, 2016 at 2:56 pm #

    Fantastic colors and compositions, Shannon.

  2. filigrana2016 September 20, 2016 at 3:18 pm #

    Reblogged this on ESPILIAUSSHHEGUM.

  3. bythebriny September 21, 2016 at 1:00 am #

    Beautifully balanced shot, and I love how the pastel colours of the water set off the stones.

    • seeingspotsphoto September 21, 2016 at 10:00 pm #

      Thanks so much! I’m definitely glad I decided to explore that lake since the image turned out so well. 😊

  4. Tommy September 21, 2016 at 3:19 am #

    A wonderful image.

  5. Morgana Horn September 21, 2016 at 9:45 pm #

    Beautiful image . . . It’s fun to go out there with a goal and end doing something totally different.

    • seeingspotsphoto September 21, 2016 at 9:59 pm #

      It’s a great exercise in creative thinking and flexibility at the very least! 😊

  6. flahertylandscape September 26, 2016 at 10:34 am #

    Oh, yes! That image moves right to the portal in my heart…it is so beautiful, so inviting…it might be dangerous to those not yet prepared. My pleasure, thank you. 🙂

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