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Maine, Lake, Dusk, Dreamy Clouds, Reflections

Discussion in 'Landscapes, Architecture, and Cityscapes' started by MJAM, May 11, 2007.

  1. MJAM


    Feb 20, 2006
    Juneau, Alaska
    Spent a week in Maine and was blessed with some great weather and one pretty sunset. Was traveling so didn't have the tripod. Tried to stand really still.

    I like the impressionistic quality of the light, colors, and reflection. Please let me know what you think.

    All with D200 and 28mm 2.8 AIS. Thanks for looking! Mike



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  2. bruceh4


    Jan 16, 2006
    Loudon, TN
    These are great shots. I am trying to figure out how you got the lights under the water!!!!! lol
  3. Masa


    Feb 27, 2006
    San Jose, CA

    Love the sky, especially the reflected sky. You got lucky with the very cool sky, and you captured it very well.
  4. murreywalker


    Mar 25, 2005
    I can not believe you didn't have a tripod!

    Wonderful. And the color in the last one is muy bueno!

    Very nice, Mike!
  5. Very very beautiful!!!!

    Where in Maine were you?
  6. Fantastic job Mike :smile:
  7. MJAM


    Feb 20, 2006
    Juneau, Alaska
    Hah! Thanks so much, Mike
  8. MJAM


    Feb 20, 2006
    Juneau, Alaska
    Thanks, Masa. Yes, I like the fact that these are not typical sunset colors. Hope you are well, Mike
  9. MJAM


    Feb 20, 2006
    Juneau, Alaska
    An old Jedi trick...they aren't as sharp as I'd like but they came out better than I expected! Mike
  10. MJAM


    Feb 20, 2006
    Juneau, Alaska

    Thanks, Gretchen. In China, Maine. Outside of Augusta. Mike
  11. I've heard of it, but not been there.

    These would be printed and hung if they were mine! :smile:
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  13. Dan C.

    Dan C.

    Jan 22, 2007
    Northern Utah
    I think these are spectacular. What a beautiful place!
  14. Those are gorgeous photos!
  15. MJAM


    Feb 20, 2006
    Juneau, Alaska

    Thanks for taking the time, Ray!
  16. MJAM


    Feb 20, 2006
    Juneau, Alaska
    Very kind of you, Gretchen. I'm thinking of hanging one myself.:smile:
  17. GoGo


    Apr 20, 2006
    New York
    Great photos

    Great photos Mike!

    #3 really makes me look into the frame and wander...
  18. Commodorefirst

    Commodorefirst Admin/Moderator Administrator

    May 1, 2005

    #3 is superb, wonderful colors, light, a great flow to the image, great technical capture and also a great moment in time.

    Of the three this is the shot to submit in contests, print large, spend some big dollars on a nice frame and E-Glass, and create a centerpiece in your abode.

    An honor to have viewed this image, this one is a keeper and prime portfolio material.

  19. wonderful, wonderful images!
  20. These are fantastic sunset shots, Mike. Love the cloud patterns, and the reflections in the water. Wow, I'm impressed: hand held!!!
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