Share this photo on Twitter Share this photo on Facebook

Coastal Color

Posted by
john4jack (Corvallis, Oregon, United States) on 9 July 2009 in Landscape & Rural and Portfolio.

Low tide series.

Instead of hating the people you think are war-makers, hate the appetites and disorder in your own soul, which are the causes of war. If you love peace, then hate injustice, hate tyranny, hate greed - but hate these things in yourself, not in another.

- Thomas Merton,
New Seeds of Contemplation

NIKON D700 1/320 second F/10.0 ISO 200 66 mm (35mm equiv.)

Yvon from Orleans, France

fantastic landscape with beautiful colors

9 Jul 2009 5:22am

@Yvon: Thanks, Yvon.

Yvonne Simons from Tilburg, Netherlands

i like the beautiful flowers in the foreground, nice photo!

9 Jul 2009 5:35am

@Yvonne Simons: Thanks, Yvonne.

Scott Schilling from San Martin, United States

The bright colors against the old tree trunk are great A wonderful composition Jack!

9 Jul 2009 5:58am

@Scott Schilling: Thanks, Scott.

Magda from Vancouver, Canada

Gorgeous! Simple yet so beautiful and peaceful! :)

9 Jul 2009 6:00am

@Magda: Thanks, Magda. I have really missed you on Am3.

Nicholas from Shah Alam, Malaysia

Such beautiful colors :) Low tide flowers FTW!

9 Jul 2009 6:23am

Bill Brown from California, United States

Beautifully composed with great colors.

9 Jul 2009 7:31am

@Bill Brown: Thanks, Bill.

Sarito from Basingstoke, United Kingdom

Excellent light, beautiful shot!

9 Jul 2009 7:43am

@Sarito: Thank you.

Mathilde Collot from Fontainebleau, France

The light splashes this place of earth and sea! and the flowers always so dear to your heart! flowers and hope!

9 Jul 2009 7:54am

@Mathilde Collot: Merci, Mathilde.

MrsAmber from West Wickham, United Kingdom

Beautiful colours make this a very rich shot!

9 Jul 2009 9:35am

@MrsAmber: Thanks, Kate.

Anthony Morgan Lambert from Bielefeld(old Pembroke dock boy,Wales), Germany

Very nicely composed and good use of al lthat natural colour.

9 Jul 2009 9:43am

@Anthony Morgan Lambert: Thanks, Anthony.

Veronelle from Lens, France

beautifull landscape ! serenity !

9 Jul 2009 10:01am

@Veronelle: Merci.

Lorraine from Gatineau, Canada

Oh Jack! Summer! wow, it's stunning, I'm listening to 'Summer Breeze' on the radio and this is soooo perfect :)

9 Jul 2009 11:24am

@Lorraine: Thank you, Lorraine.

Vachel from Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia

nice shot and well composed...

9 Jul 2009 11:33am

@Vachel: Thank you.

Mary from PA, United States

Wow!! So pretty Jack!! :)

9 Jul 2009 11:42am

@Mary: Thanks, Mary.

Susan from Fort Lauderdale, FL, United States

Just beautiful Jack...... how lucky you are to have things like this near the water..... all we have is emtpy beach, beach, beach.... no rocks, no hills, no flowers....blah....

9 Jul 2009 12:22pm

@Susan: Thanks, Susan; I do love the West Coast, but I also love the Florida coastline.

Barbara from Florida, United States

Excellent compositon. Beautiful colors and light.

9 Jul 2009 12:24pm

@Barbara: Thanks, Barb.

Betty from New Jersey, United States

A really beautifu composition, Jack! The colors are wonderful. Well done.

9 Jul 2009 1:18pm

@Betty: Thanks, Betty.

Tracy from La Selva Beach, United States

Great shot! It is amazing what grows right near the ocean! Great color, and the textures are wonderful here too.

9 Jul 2009 1:19pm

@Tracy: Thanks, Tracy.

Luca Bobbiesi from Milano, Italy

wow in this shot we can see all the beautiful things in the world, great composition

9 Jul 2009 1:37pm

@Luca Bobbiesi: Thank you.

MontereyJohn from Salinas, California, United States

How pastoral is that? Nice.

9 Jul 2009 3:02pm

Marie-Hélène Ammor from Casablanca/Paris, Morocco

Very beautiful, light on the rock is splendid!!

9 Jul 2009 3:09pm

@Marie-Hélène Ammor: Merci, Marie.

Irene from Les Coteaux, France

Amazing colors ! Very beautiful picture !

9 Jul 2009 3:56pm

@Irene: Merci

don from spokane, United States

A what a nice setting for this beautiful planting of flowers. Love the rock background and the water beyond. Nice one.

9 Jul 2009 4:16pm

Evelyne Dubos from Le Mans, France

Beautiful light on a nice composition who privileges details of this seascape, good idea.

9 Jul 2009 4:29pm

@Evelyne Dubos: Merci, Evelyne.

mo.langel from Courtelary, Switzerland

Splendide composition! Des couleurs superbes, bravo! J'aime beaucoup!

9 Jul 2009 6:01pm

@mo.langel: Merci, Mo.

Isabelle from Liège, Belgium

Great natural composition !!!

9 Jul 2009 6:42pm

@Isabelle: Thank you.

B. Thomas from Arlington, Texas, United States


9 Jul 2009 6:44pm

Steve Rice from Olympia, United States

A lovely composition.

9 Jul 2009 8:11pm

marc battault from clermont ferrand, France

beautiful "artwork" natural! jack!

9 Jul 2009 8:21pm

bluechameleon from Vancouver, Canada

The colours and the scen are just exquiste.
Beautiful framing Jack...such an inviting image.

9 Jul 2009 8:23pm

@bluechameleon: Thank you, Sharon.

LauraS from United States

Lovely, lovely shot. Water looks a little brisk out there.

9 Jul 2009 8:42pm

Alivia from Saint-Etienne, France

c'est romantique à souhait, ce parterre de fleurs roses sur l'océan vert émeraude, magique image ..

9 Jul 2009 8:59pm

@Alivia: Merci. You are quite poetic, Dane.

Marie from FRESNES, France

superbe, ce bout de paysage.

9 Jul 2009 10:05pm

@Marie: Merci.

Ronnie 2¢ from Atlantic Shores, United Kingdom

You've really worked this a treat . . having no sky has increased the impact very effectively.

9 Jul 2009 11:02pm

@Ronnie 2¢: Thank you.

akarui from Kagoshima, Japan

Beautiful colors and picture combining the sea, rocks and flowers.

9 Jul 2009 11:13pm

@akarui: Thank you.

Lee from Fort Frances Ontario, Canada

Lovely seaside shot Jack. Nicely framed and composed.

10 Jul 2009 2:22am

Tammy-Cricket from somewhere out there, United States

Of course the flowers do it for me. What a wonderful place to sit and ponder. Jack you did a great job on this one.

10 Jul 2009 5:08am

Ana Lúcia from Leiria, Portugal

Impressive landscape... Precious colors.

10 Jul 2009 7:31am

Toni from Eastern Washington, United States

Lovely capture of the sea thrift - a sea of pink flowers, made more spectacular by their surroundings by the sea.

12 Jul 2009 7:11am