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Garden City Pier and Moon

Discussion in 'Landscapes, Architecture, and Cityscapes' started by CliffB, Jul 19, 2008.

  1. This is a shot of the pier at Garden City Beach, South Carolina. I added the moon as an afterthought. The actual moon was at the same height in the sky, but was out of frame to the left. So, I decided to move the moon to where I rather it had been. What do you think? Does the moon add or detract from the image?


    D70, 10 sec. @ f/20, Sigma 17-70 @ 29mm, polarizer.

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  2. Hi Cliff,
    It's a lovely shot because of the colors, angles and water texture. The moon would have been a happy cooincidence, but neither makes nor breaks the image.
    Fred
     
  3. tee1172

    tee1172

    104
    Jun 21, 2008
    pa
    Cliff,
    I think that it is a really nice picture
     
  4. Beautiful Cliff, you made the moon fit right in nicely. Though before I read you added it I was wondering if you had, it looks a bit to big.
     
  5. Thank you, Fred , Theresa and Douglas.
     
  6. That's an awesome shot, Cliff! I love the moon in the pic.
     
  7. rotxlk82

    rotxlk82

    Jul 20, 2007
    UK
    Very nice, to me the moon is the icing on the cake that really makes the image.
     
  8. baeken

    baeken

    75
    Jun 24, 2008
    Orange County, CA
    i love the water texture too. very surreal
     
  9. Awesome shot Cliff, it looks great!
     
  10. pretty shot, cliff
    thanks for sharing it with us
     
  11. Thank you for your comments, Helen, Robert, Ken, Joey and Greg.
     
  12. RockDawg

    RockDawg

    145
    May 12, 2008
    Ohio
    Beautiful capture! Was it really as light outside as the photo depicts?
     
  13. Fantastic image Cliff!

    I can't view the exif. How long was the exposure?


    MikeT
     
  14. D70, 10 sec. @ f/20, Sigma 17-70 @ 29mm, polarizer.
     
  15. Good..

    It seems to balance the shot for me Cliff.

    I like it a lot.

    Don
     

  16. This might be slightly brighter than reality; but, if so, by very little. This was taken only moments before sunrise; so, there was quite a bit of light.
     
  17. Thank you, Don.
     
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