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Coquille Light House

Posted by john4jack (Corvallis, Oregon, United States) on 17 May 2010 in Landscape & Rural and Portfolio.

This shot was taken from the restaurant where we were having lunch.

Canon PowerShot S90 1/400 second F/8.0 ISO 80 23 mm

Dulcie from Danville, CA, United States

A sweet lighthouse, wonderful colors. I would love to see that one up close.
I hope you took a walk out there after lunch. :-)

17 May 2010 5:28am

@Dulcie: Take a look at my portfolio for Aug. 28 &29, 2009. I was there last summer. And, yes, after lunch we went out to the lighthouse.

Marie LC from Dauphiné, France

sky is fantastic, love lighthouse and composition

17 May 2010 5:48am

PAPOU from paris, France

Encore une composition très réussie Comme vous j'adore les ciels chargés de nuages. La touche finale du phare lui ajoute un charme fou. Bravo !

17 May 2010 6:17am

PATRICK from miramas, France

juste superbe

17 May 2010 6:20am

kate from lincolnshire, United Kingdom

wow...... stunning. beautiful capture its just right!! and lovely:))

17 May 2010 6:32am

Bettina from Los Angeles, United States

Wow, another fantastic sky. The colors here are so bright and wonderful. What a great spot to have lunch. I love the lighthouse in the distance.

17 May 2010 6:38am

❀ Yvonne Simons ❀ from Tilburg, Netherlands

Rhapsody in Blue!!

17 May 2010 7:11am

Fonts from Barcelona, Spain

The horizontal plane ... seamless panoramic Friend Jack! Earth, Water, Air ... well matched here. The "cherry" You caught a cloud delicious freshly combed by the wind with the bristly caballera. I love it! Thank you very much friend! Muchos besos Jack!

17 May 2010 7:48am

keith from killarney, Ireland

simple but beautiful

17 May 2010 7:50am

Elena Kotrotsou from Drossia, Greece

Amazing landscape! So beautiful like a painting!

17 May 2010 7:54am

Yvon from Orleans, France

terrefic shot, Jack

17 May 2010 7:57am

Sarito from Basingstoke, United Kingdom

Fantastic Shot..

17 May 2010 8:07am

Ansie from South Africa

Beautiful bands of colour!

17 May 2010 8:49am

Annie Viguié from Bordeaux, France

Blue after grey....;o) i love !

17 May 2010 9:20am

Lorraine from Gatineau, Canada

the blue oh the blue, the sea I've died and gone to heaven and I don't want to leave...can I please borrow it for my backgrounder so I can dream a little longer?

17 May 2010 9:53am

@Lorraine: Anything I have is yours, my dear.

Foto-aksent from Binkom, Belgium

Great shot!

17 May 2010 10:02am

rem_la from Villiers, France

le ciel est magnifique !

17 May 2010 11:07am

Mhelene from Paris, France

Wow...what a sky ! And beautiful colors !

17 May 2010 12:03pm

k@ from Paris, France

God will sing in this magic sky ! Super sensation, and what a sunny day through the clouds to get this light and those fairy-tale-like colors (HDR in the sky or just contrasts ?)

17 May 2010 12:03pm

@k@: No HDR; mild increase in Contrast and Structure (using Nik's Viveza 2).

Nicholas from Shah Alam, Malaysia

that sky is awesome!

17 May 2010 12:23pm

tataray from france, France

Fabuleux paysage . Et le ciel superbe....
Extra.

17 May 2010 12:24pm

MARIANA from Waterloo, Canada

Wonderful ! This sky and tick clouds are pure magic . I adore clouds but never like to see them too much processed , but these are looking like I am seeing them through my window . Outstanding scene !

17 May 2010 12:27pm

Hiro from Kyoto, Japan

Nice restaurant ! I wish I could take photos of beautiful landscape while having a lunch there.

17 May 2010 12:34pm

marc battault from clermont ferrand, France

just gorgeous ,jack !!!
five stars !!
friendships !

17 May 2010 1:28pm

bluechameleon from Vancouver, Canada

There is nothing like the Oregon coast with all it's beautiful scenery and colour. This is so beautiful Jack!

17 May 2010 1:46pm

JJ from Jersey City, United States

What a cool looking lighthouse surrounded by such beautiful fresh colors

17 May 2010 2:02pm

mo.langel from Courtelary, Switzerland

Quel magnifique paysage, les couleurs sont superbes et les nuages ressemblent à de la belle crème fouetter!!

17 May 2010 2:48pm

Lorraine from Gatineau, Canada

You are so kind, thanks very much Jack :)

17 May 2010 3:02pm

Don from spokane, United States

A beautiful and very appealing shot of the lighthouse and its setting.

17 May 2010 3:18pm

Susan from Fort Lauderdale, FL, United States

Beautiful shot....clouds are awesome.....that's one little lighthouse.........

17 May 2010 3:52pm

Lyl and Roll from Besançon, France

Wow ! how nice are thoses colors Jack.

17 May 2010 3:55pm

@Lyl and Roll: Merci. Relative to your question about the D700, this was taken with a S90 point and shoot.

Stefan from Thiersee, Austria

Wow, beautiful image, fantastic contrast and sharpness!

17 May 2010 4:01pm

Irene from France

Beautiful landscape ! Sharpness and sky are outstanding !

17 May 2010 4:15pm

Tede from Aubenas 07, France

A beautiful landscape with superb colors and clouds that create a wonderful atmosphere. Beautiful shot. Good day.

17 May 2010 4:19pm

Demo from Villeneuve d, France

Wonderful sky and magnificent landscape!!

17 May 2010 5:10pm

Vahid from Tabriz, Iran

beautiful shot

17 May 2010 5:11pm

Judy from Brooksville, Florida, United States

MAJESTIC ... so beautiful, Jack. *****

17 May 2010 7:00pm

Diane Schuller from Hythe, Canada

Rich, vibrant colours, ideally composed, and similar to what Ansel Adams was able to do, I can feel that despite the sun it is cool there.

17 May 2010 7:16pm

✿ Anina ✿ from Auckland, New Zealand

This is beautiful. The colours are gorgeous and those clouds...wow... it's amazing.... balls of cotton wool...

17 May 2010 7:36pm

danou-yepa from Nice, France

still a fabulous picture, everything is perfect, a gorgeous sky , fantastic light

17 May 2010 7:45pm

Bill Brown from California, United States

Beautiful composition and colors!

17 May 2010 7:45pm

Jaap from Friesland, Netherlands

Beautiful, great compo, nice colors and great sky.

17 May 2010 7:55pm

jeff (aka dogilicious) from Millerstown, PA, United States

Perfect. Great composition.

17 May 2010 7:59pm

Steven from Chicagoland, United States

Beautiful composition with great colors. Those clouds are so daunting as they linger above the lighthouse.

17 May 2010 8:28pm

kiwisa from North Shore, New Zealand

Oh wow what a beautiful view to enjoy while dining. Hope the meal was as good:)

17 May 2010 10:14pm

@kiwisa: Actually it was excellent. The food on our ten day trip was outstanding.

april from manila, Philippines

somber and daunting yesterday ... joyful and peaceful today ... i wonder what tomorrow will bring? but all your photos not only evoke feasts for the eyes, more so, tugs at the heart and soul. thank you for sharing your spiritual journey with us :)

17 May 2010 11:50pm

B. Thomas from Arlington, Texas, United States

Wonderful color!

18 May 2010 1:32am

hong from China

What exciting sight! I was shocked by the clear, clean and charming place. If only I could visit there!

18 May 2010 1:38am

@hong: We would love to have you.

Steve Rice from Olympia, United States

An extremely beautiful shot of this pretty lighthouse. I love those clouds.

18 May 2010 2:32am

MontereyJohn from Salinas, California, United States

Look at those clouds! Fabulous.

18 May 2010 4:14am

Magda from Vancouver, Canada

Oh my! Absolutely breathtaking! The sky is amazing

18 May 2010 5:38am

Isidro from Barcelona, Spain

preciosa compo y color!!

18 May 2010 9:14am

Silvia Ganora Photography from Messina, Italy

Fantastic clouds and view!

18 May 2010 9:43am

Gary Hart from California, United States

This is a postcard. Fantastic sky, beautiful scene, and the perfect composition.

18 May 2010 2:35pm

Tracy from La Selva Beach, United States

WOW! I love how that little lighthouse is dwarfed by the incredible sky! Yet is stands proud, ready to do it's job...This is just amazing!

18 May 2010 7:52pm

"Dutch" from Chicagoland, United States

I have to say your photographs have jumped by leaps and bounds over the last few months Jack. Just beautiful!

18 May 2010 11:22pm

amy from Nanaimo, BC, Canada

Tremendous!!! LOVE this!

19 May 2010 2:42am

StarCosmosBleu from Bedford.Qc, Canada

Glorious clouds and light....a very beautiful place...great colors...

19 May 2010 5:49pm

Meysam from Montreal, Canada

Amazing sky! What blue tone you have here!

20 May 2010 8:34pm