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July 17, 2009
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Make
NIKON CORPORATION
Model
NIKON D80
Shutter Speed
1/500 second
Aperture
F/9.5
Focal Length
24 mm
ISO Speed
200
Date Taken
Jul 14, 2009, 11:13:23 AM
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WHERE MY CAPTAIN by Mystik-Rider WHERE MY CAPTAIN by Mystik-Rider
All comments and :+fav: are very welcome! :heart:
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Daniel Bruhmuller
Québec - Canada
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The subject of this photo does a great job of being a photographic subject. It tends to draw the curious eye and grab your attention, which is a great (and often necessary) technique for an artist.

At first I wanted to say that this picture "tells a story". The boat is somewhat of a fish-out-of-water, so to speak. The angle it tilts at, and it's similarity to a beached whale makes me think, "there must be an explanation behind it."

But then, after looking at this photo a bit longer, I realize that it is more of a Documentary picture. It starts feeling journalistic, in the sense that it is reporting what merely IS. The boat feels as if it now belongs there. It has become a piece of the landscape. It's as natural as the grass around it and has every right to stay there.

The composition of the photo is well done, although the sliver of leaves and trees on the far left is a bit distracting. The picture is bright, crisp and clear, and the colors vibrant, and, as I mentioned before, the image catches the eye.

It is a great find, and you captured it very well :D
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:iconlaurielanarwen:
LaurielAnarwen Featured By Owner Apr 21, 2010
That's really gorgeous! Actually, whole your album is great)
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:iconmystik-rider:
Mystik-Rider Featured By Owner May 1, 2010
Thanks a lot! :hug:
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:iconthe-cousins:
the-cousins Featured By Owner Sep 3, 2009
Savez-vous l'histoire de ce bateau?
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:iconmystik-rider:
Mystik-Rider Featured By Owner Sep 10, 2009
Désolée pour la ré.ponse tardive...

Malheureusement, j'ignore l'histoire entourant ce bateau.

Merci et bonne journée! :sun:
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:iconthe-cousins:
the-cousins Featured By Owner Sep 10, 2009
Avez-vous approché? Il disait rien de lui-même?
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:iconmystik-rider:
Mystik-Rider Featured By Owner Sep 14, 2009
non, il n'y avait personne pour nous renseigner sur le fameux capitaine.
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:iconthe-cousins:
the-cousins Featured By Owner Sep 14, 2009
Le bateau je parlais : P de toute façon, j'insiste trop. Bonne journée et merci de vos ré;ponses. ^^

C'est une bien belle photo.
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EYELIGHTZONE Featured By Owner Jul 23, 2009
the slant of the boat makes it very interesting,
a very good job Daniel! :handshake:
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:iconmystik-rider:
Mystik-Rider Featured By Owner Jul 25, 2009
Thank you Sven :manhug:
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retransmission Featured By Owner Jul 20, 2009   Traditional Artist
cool view and the cute boat:)
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