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Photographer's Note

When life hands you lemons...

It was raining, it was cold, and it was thoroughly overcast when I arrived at Portland Head Light a half hour before sunrise. We saw no sign of sunlight beyond a faint orange glimmer on the horizon for about five minutes. It was a constant balancing act: fiddling with the camera while keeping my umbrella aloft.

In my early photography days, I read that a good photographer can pull out photographic gold from even the worst of circumstances. I don't know that this is photographic gold, but perhaps it's photographic silver or bronze?

I purposely gave the photo a blue cast to accentuate the peaceful melancholy of the scene and the sea.

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Photo Information
  • Copyright: Clark Monson (cdmonson) Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 383 W: 53 N: 1020] (5304)
  • Genre: Luoghi
  • Medium: Colore
  • Date Taken: 2013-10-07
  • Categories: Natura, Architettura
  • Esposizione: f/4, 15 secondi
  • Details: Tripod: Yes
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  • Versione Foto: Versione Originale
  • Date Submitted: 2013-11-20 19:06
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