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Morning Moorings

Posted by
Stephen Phillips (San Francisco, United States) on 18 September 2008 in Lifestyle & Culture and Portfolio.

A foggy morning over Humboldt Bay in Northern California. The wake from a vessel - long passed - moves under this colorful flotilla of sailboats and fishing trawlers at the Eureka Public Harbor.

[notebook]: This is the first of a series of images from the short trip I took last week.

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Zygene from morlaix, France

Un joli petit coin de brume.

18 Sep 2008 5:42am

@Zygene: Je vous remercie, Zygene. J'étais en train de préparer la capture lorsque le bateau a commencé suite à venir instantanément po je savais que ce fut un "photographe de l'instant".

Karthik from Chennai, India

So serene. The reflections on the ripples adds to the tranquility

18 Sep 2008 5:44am

Ted from South Wales, United Kingdom

Serene is the word indeed...also like the way you've framed this.

18 Sep 2008 6:14am

@Ted: Hey, Ted - it is good to hear from you.

Magda from Vancouver, Canada

how beautiful is this! love it!

18 Sep 2008 7:05am

Anthony Lambert from Bielefeld, Germany

Good feel to this,nice.

18 Sep 2008 9:38am

Betty from New Jersey, United States

Very nice composition, I love the gentle waves from the passing boat!

18 Sep 2008 10:21am

roentarre from Melbourne, Australia

Seriously sophisticated mood. The lighting is unique and subtle, yet so beautiful.

18 Sep 2008 11:10am

Kylie Greenan from Richmond, Australia

I love the delicate ripples in this image, it sets of your composition beautifully Stephen, you know I love images like this, great capture!

18 Sep 2008 12:07pm

willow from Chelsea, United States

I love the effect on the reflections of the subtle leftover waves. Nicely composed image as well.

18 Sep 2008 1:15pm

Lorraine from Gatineau, Canada

What exceptional reflection, this is a very stunning photo Hi Stephen, I'm back!

18 Sep 2008 1:24pm

@Lorraine: She's Back! - thanks Lorraine - it's good to have you 'home'.

Rui from Leiria, Portugal

WOW Fantastic. I love boats and misty seascapes. The colored boats make a great contrast, and create an interesting reflection in the small ripples. Thanks Stephen!!

18 Sep 2008 3:11pm

Viewfinder from Bradenton, United States

A truly peaceful image.

18 Sep 2008 4:33pm

Roland from France

WOW ! Great reflections... I like the way you've framed all taht !

18 Sep 2008 5:50pm

sherri from Little Rock, Arkansas, United States

Just beautiful....so tranquil with the fog on the smooth water.

18 Sep 2008 6:18pm

Mirko Herzner from Mühlheim am Main, Germany

The composition works so great with the little waves. Amazing shot, Stephen.

18 Sep 2008 6:26pm

Thomas Griffioen from Rotterdam, Netherlands

Love this composition; the ripples in the water gives a great effect to the reflection. Nice soft colors.

18 Sep 2008 7:02pm

Mary from Aberdeenshire, United Kingdom

great image, love the ripple on the reflections.

18 Sep 2008 7:23pm

Observing from West Cheshire, United Kingdom

A foggy morning..... that sounds great, usually fair weather afterwards. Very nice harbor shot Stephen.

18 Sep 2008 11:10pm

hugo poon from hong kong, Hong Kong

Very lovely peaceful atmosphere... people being tortured in the financial markets lately should take a look at this.

19 Sep 2008 12:09am

@hugo poon: ...submitting to torture - so long as you can walk away - seems an unwise path on which to proceed.

One from Açores, Portugal

A very beautiful picture, I like the effect of reflections on the undulation, really special !!!

19 Sep 2008 2:45am

Arps from Hyderabad, India

very serene.. Loved the way the waves are captured here.. coming at a leisurely pace..

19 Sep 2008 6:27am

narcís from Catalunya, Spain

Quina imatge més expressiva de calma!!! Molt bonica!!

19 Sep 2008 9:32am

Evelyne Dubos from Le Mans, France

Like the place you give to the water with the ondulation and drawings of masts on it. Great foggy mood also.

19 Sep 2008 12:01pm

Francesc B. from région parisienne, France

A foggy morning, but a beautiful composition and reflections...

21 Sep 2008 11:55am