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3 Capes Highway

Posted by john4jack (Corvallis, Oregon, United States) on 28 September 2010 in Landscape & Rural and Portfolio.

This is looking back south toward Cape Kiwanda. It's my personal favorite photograph from the trip. I slightly desaturated to colors (can't believe I did that). I printed it on Hahnemuhle Fine Art Smooth paper. It's now up in our living room.

Nikon D700 1/25 second F/22.0 ISO 200 70 mm (35mm equiv.)

Tede from Aubenas 07, France

An angle of view superb on this splendid landscape. Good day.

28 Sep 2010 6:33am

Paco Díaz from Palma de Mallorca, Spain

Beautiful place under a fantastic light!

28 Sep 2010 6:57am

kiwisa from North Shore, New Zealand

It's a beautiful view and the desaturation works to enhance the sea mist.

28 Sep 2010 7:22am

Ronnie 2¢ from Atlantic Shores, United Kingdom

One of those views and shots that seems to carry true meanings . . love this.

28 Sep 2010 8:12am

Sarito from Basingstoke, United Kingdom

beautiful view.. excellent composition.

28 Sep 2010 8:19am

Marie LC from Dauphiné, France

J'aime ces couleurs douceur

28 Sep 2010 9:27am

CElliottUK from Reading, United Kingdom

...and I can see why it's your favourite, lovely shot

28 Sep 2010 9:29am

Florence from Paris, France

Nice point of view.

28 Sep 2010 9:30am

MARIANA from Waterloo, Canada

Beautiful image. Great framing !

28 Sep 2010 11:59am

Thea from Leeuwarden, Netherlands

Wow..what a beautiful landscape..and só colorful! Great shot!

28 Sep 2010 12:40pm

Hiro from Kyoto, Japan

Nice desaturation ! Cool !

28 Sep 2010 1:14pm

Iknow from Chengdu, China

a very nice treatment, John! the depth is quite good,I like the free atmosphere in it:))!

28 Sep 2010 1:45pm

dan from Paris, France

This deserted beach so drives far, on the horizon ;
The big spaces give a vision of the freedom.

28 Sep 2010 1:53pm

Don from Spokane, United States

A beautiful beach scene. The composition is so pleasing too. Very well done. I can see why it's your favorite.

28 Sep 2010 1:58pm

PATRICK from miramas, France

very great capture

28 Sep 2010 2:09pm

Monique from Koh Samui, Thailand

Lovely view and a great composition!

28 Sep 2010 2:37pm

Diane from Hythe, Alberta, Canada

This is spectacular! Perfection, really. I MUCH prefer this slight desaturation to HDR -- thousands times more effective. I can imagine how gorgeous this printed out. Excellent work, Jack.

28 Sep 2010 3:28pm

@Diane: I rarely use HDR for anything other than capturing a wide exposure range.

LauraS from Chico, United States

Hmm, I'm surprised you chose a vertical format, rather than extend the horizon...

28 Sep 2010 3:51pm

Sunder from Chennai, India

Great shot!
Love the view and the plants in the foreground...

28 Sep 2010 4:19pm

Bettina from Los Angeles, United States

Wow! That's just gorgeous! The colors are so beautiful in your excellent composition.

28 Sep 2010 4:21pm

Denny Jump Photo from Easton, PA, United States

I can certainly see why...just wonderful!

28 Sep 2010 4:26pm

JJ from Jersey City, United States

What a wonderful view from there so beautifully captured

28 Sep 2010 5:29pm

Adela Fonts from Barcelona, Spain

A lovely image, delicious and very well edited (as always) an ideal place to rest a weary spirit! I love friend Jack! Cheers, besos amigo! Adela

28 Sep 2010 5:32pm

Jaap from Friesland, Netherlands

Excellent shot, great view.

28 Sep 2010 6:00pm

tataray from france, France

Wow ... Un bel angle ..
pour cet endroit merveilleux de douceur !..))

28 Sep 2010 6:12pm

❀ Yvonne Simons ❀ from Tilburg, Netherlands

Indeed a beautiful picture to be framed!

28 Sep 2010 6:16pm

Marleen from Netherlands

Beautiful place and lovely light!

28 Sep 2010 7:47pm

Michael from Chester, United Kingdom

Wonderful coastline and with that large rock in view it gives depth to the image.

28 Sep 2010 7:48pm

Magda from Vancouver, Canada

wonderful view from this angle too! :)

28 Sep 2010 9:16pm

Steven from Chicagoland, United States

A great composition that captures a lot of detail and texture. Great choice for DoF as well. I love how the terrain comes in at an angle while the horizon remains level.

28 Sep 2010 9:40pm

Wild Mustang Photography from Carlisle, United States

WOW! Beautiful shot! Love the perspective and POV! Nice color and textures!Just a perfect composition!!!

28 Sep 2010 10:39pm

Michael Rawluk from Williams Lake, Canada

That is a wonderful landscape. You nailed the composition perfectly.

28 Sep 2010 11:30pm

Eric Cousineau from Sherwood Park, Canada

A beautifully framed shot Jack! Well done! ;-)

28 Sep 2010 11:53pm

@Eric Cousineau: Thanks. I've been enjoying your trip down our Oregon Coast. I posted on your Comments a couple of URLs for the Yaquina Head LH in the fog.

Susan from Pompano Beach, by Fort Lauderdale, FL, United States

Beautiful image.......

29 Sep 2010 1:25am

Isidro from Barcelona, Spain

bonita escena, me gusta la diagonal en primer plano, excelente!

29 Sep 2010 1:26am

✿ Anina ✿ from Auckland, New Zealand

This is so very beautiful - I can see why it's your favorite. I love the composition.

29 Sep 2010 1:57am

Steve Rice from Olympia, United States

Beautiful!

29 Sep 2010 3:16am

StarCosmosBleu from Bedford.Qc, Canada

Marvelous cliff and shore capture......

6 Oct 2010 5:51pm