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Setting Sail

Posted by
Ruthiebear (Titusville, NJ, United States) on 16 October 2013 in Transportation and Portfolio.

Taken in Rhode Island
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1/500 second F/13.0 ISO 200 200 mm

Photography is my hobby and I enjoy viewing your comments and images , because they help me become better. I look through my lens and see art, beauty, color, texture and detail. I hope you enjoy seeing my journey from my point of view. Thanks for stopping by.
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Jypyä Pop from Turku, Finland

Picture tells, how big is the sea, and how lonely can be a seafarer. The colors create a great atmosphere that emphasizes the power of the sea. This is a stunning work of art.

16 Oct 2013 5:38am

Nazzareno from Rome, Italy

Wonderful treatment. I like the atmosphere in this shot! Have a nice day

16 Oct 2013 5:53am

Doug from Burnham-on-Sea, United Kingdom

Beautifully composed

16 Oct 2013 6:49am

Nigel from Avening, United Kingdom

Oh yes - super x 5

16 Oct 2013 6:55am

Nelida De La Fuente from Tres Arroyos, Argentina

Excelente imagen marina que destaca un
hermoso barco y un maravilloso cielo con
maravillosos colores y luz.

16 Oct 2013 7:01am

Aubélia from Kortrijk, Belgium

The composition is beautiful.
Have a nice day.

16 Oct 2013 7:18am

jpla from St Barthélémy d, France

Que c'est beau ! Bonne journée

16 Oct 2013 7:20am

Ainsley from Derbyshire, United Kingdom

Wow wonderful colours, looks like it's setting sale on a sea of sequins and glitter. Very surreal and dreamy image.

16 Oct 2013 7:21am

grouser from Ludlow, United Kingdom

beautifully isolated in the vastness of nature

16 Oct 2013 8:12am

AMIRBABA from Iran

lovely colors

16 Oct 2013 8:37am

Toscana from Baden, France

Waouh !!!!! The details on the horizon line are wonderful !!
have a nice day,

16 Oct 2013 9:10am

Lai Chan See from Singapore, Singapore

Mirror calm now, but what will tomorrow bring?

16 Oct 2013 9:28am

Luc from Soignies, Belgium

Excellent.... Bravo

16 Oct 2013 9:40am

ursulakatariina from Ed, Sweden

Beautiful photo, great compo and colours.

16 Oct 2013 9:58am

Hiro from Kyoto, Japan

Wonderful dream colors !

16 Oct 2013 10:03am

Mhelene from Villiers-sur-Marne, France

A dreaming picture ! Very beautiful .

16 Oct 2013 10:23am

Jason Politte from Conway, AR, United States

Wow, this makes for a truly wonderful work of art, Ruthie - superb!

16 Oct 2013 11:00am

jean pierre from paris, France

jolie composition avec un superbe traitement!! amitiés

16 Oct 2013 11:09am

Judy aka L@dybug from Brooksville, FL, United States

Simple, dramatic, and beautiful, Ruthie!

16 Oct 2013 11:32am

Devi from Chennai, India

That's a beautiful sea with jewels and a great horizon to sail into :))))

16 Oct 2013 11:33am

Jules from Drayton, United Kingdom

super frame

16 Oct 2013 11:55am

Martine Libouton from Belgium

Une belle photo saturée!! Pour moi la sursaturation donne du bruit à la photo!

16 Oct 2013 12:00pm

tataray from Deux-Sèvres. (Charentes-Poitou), France

Magnifique angle de prise et beau traitement.)

16 Oct 2013 12:10pm

Etsu from Kyoto, Japan

Amazing shot. A yacht stands out against the sea. Have a nice day. :)

16 Oct 2013 12:21pm

Kyu from Kyoto, Japan

Wonderful image. The color gradation in the sky is so beautiful.

16 Oct 2013 1:24pm (Vic. Catalonia) from CAT. New European State, Poland

Peace !

Excellents colors

16 Oct 2013 1:35pm

Robert from BOUSVAL, Belgium

Beautiful ! I love your sea !

16 Oct 2013 1:40pm

Lena from San Francisco, United States

Stunning view...amazing colors !

16 Oct 2013 2:23pm

Anthony Morgan Lambert from Bielefeld, Germany

Fantastic colours and super compo.

16 Oct 2013 2:38pm

CarineB from Paris, France

Amazing !!!

16 Oct 2013 3:01pm

Willem from Noord-Scharwoude, Netherlands

Fantastis shot, attractive position of the horzizon.

16 Oct 2013 3:23pm

Nicou from Sion, Switzerland

Merveilleux ce ciel ce dégradé ce rendu dans le tons et le petit voilier sueprbe.
Belle soirée

16 Oct 2013 3:44pm

Don from Spokane, United States

A fine picture which conveys the solitude possible on the ocean. Excellent technical quality.

16 Oct 2013 4:49pm

Frances from Massachusetts, United States

Beautiful shot! The colors are lovely and the water is brilliant.

16 Oct 2013 5:55pm

Steven from Chicagoland, United States

Beautiful pastels captured in this great sky!! I love the twinkle of light across the deep blue water.

16 Oct 2013 6:10pm

Loner from Wörgl, Austria

Very nice - like a painting !

16 Oct 2013 6:45pm

Kate from EXETER, United Kingdom


16 Oct 2013 7:03pm

Coul &Tradi from France

This is a very beautiful skyline with sailboat stands! a nice variation of colors

16 Oct 2013 7:33pm

helys from Paris, France

So wonderful
Nice colors, contrasts, PoV

16 Oct 2013 7:43pm

franz from Baden, Austria

superb minimalist image! almost an abstract in its simplicity !!!

16 Oct 2013 7:44pm

john4jack from Corvallis, Oregon, United States

very interesting effect

16 Oct 2013 8:56pm

curieuzeneuzemosterdpot from somewhere between viewer and subject, Belgium

this is poetry, ruthiebear! :-))

16 Oct 2013 9:07pm

Steve Rice from Olympia, United States

A wonderful composition and super colors.

16 Oct 2013 9:07pm

omid from mashhad, Iran

so beautiful composition, colors & lights!
A M A Z I N G !

16 Oct 2013 9:35pm

Elaine Hancock from Rockville, United States

Gorgeous layers of color! The light is just beautiful! A stunning image!

16 Oct 2013 10:03pm

jeffrey from Haydenville, United States

very nice! great colorful composition!

16 Oct 2013 11:49pm

Mooie from Vancouver, Canada

Spectacular, sparkly water!

17 Oct 2013 12:50am

Jeremy from Ridgedale, United States

I like the perspective offered by the sailboat and the lighthouse!

17 Oct 2013 12:51am

RBL from Oxford, United States

Beautiful frame; pastel sky and sparkles of light on the water ... and what a view!

17 Oct 2013 1:13am

Julie L. Brown from Indianapolis, Indiana, United States

Wow, Ruthie-spectacular composition!

17 Oct 2013 2:42am

B. Thomas from Arlington, Texas, United States

I like how the sail points our eyes to the lovely sky.

17 Oct 2013 3:02am

John Jungklaus from Chase Mills, NY, United States

wow That is fantastic ! I love this composition !! Excellent work !!

17 Oct 2013 4:00am

Michael Rawluk from Williams Lake, BC, Canada

Absolutely beautiful. That is all I have to say.

17 Oct 2013 4:10am

L'angevine from Angers, France

j'aime bien l'effet à la partie basse

17 Oct 2013 7:52am

omid from mashhad, Iran

Congratulations! :)

17 Oct 2013 4:58pm

@omid: ;-) Thank you!

Eric C. from Un peu partout, France

Great work ; congrats !

17 Oct 2013 5:02pm

@Eric C.: ;-) Thank you

Baldwin Vandewalle from Bejuma, Venezuela

A wonderful scene beautifully composed ... The contrast between the upper and lower parts is superb !!!
Congratulations on the C. Spotlight !!!

17 Oct 2013 5:51pm

@Baldwin Vandewalle: Thank you for your kind words ;-)

kiwisa from North Shore, New Zealand

Wow - I love it the colours are amazing. Congratulations on Color Spotlight.

17 Oct 2013 6:24pm

@kiwisa: ;-) Thanks so much

Steven from Chicagoland, United States

Back to congratulate you on your Spotlight!

17 Oct 2013 6:25pm

@Steven: ;-) Thank you very much

helys from Paris, France


17 Oct 2013 6:55pm

@helys: ;-) Thank you

Tede from Aubenas 07, France

Une merveille ce ciel. Félicitations pour le Color Spotlight!!!

17 Oct 2013 7:06pm

@Tede: Thank you very much! ;-)

franz from Baden, Austria

brilliant choice! congrats, ruthie !!!

17 Oct 2013 7:36pm

@franz: Thanks so much

Denise from granby, québec, Canada

Congratulations on this Color Spotlight!

17 Oct 2013 7:52pm

@Denise: thank you!

maximage from Mase, Switzerland

Congratulations on Color Spotlight.!

17 Oct 2013 9:03pm

@maximage: thanks so much

Elaine Hancock from Rockville, United States

Congratulations on the Spotlight Ruthie! This is so well deserved!

17 Oct 2013 9:10pm

@Elaine Hancock: thank you. I really appreciate your support and friendship

Mireille T. from Ribérac, France

Congratulations on your spotlight!

17 Oct 2013 9:44pm

@Mireille T.: Thank you

Reinald Van De Walle from Vigo, Spain

Fabulous!!....and brilliant ;-) Congratulations on your C.Spotlight.

17 Oct 2013 9:59pm

@Reinald Van De Walle: thank you very much

Nicou from Sion, Switzerland

Félicitaiton pour ce spot il est merveilleux.

18 Oct 2013 4:54am

@Nicou: Thank you so much, my friend

mo.langel from Courtelary, Switzerland

Congratulations on the spotlight!:)

18 Oct 2013 6:44am

@mo.langel: Thank you very much

Ainsley from Derbyshire, United Kingdom

Knew this would spotlight, Congratulations really well deserved.

18 Oct 2013 7:38am

@Ainsley: Thanks so much for your encouragement

Laurette from Johannesburg - Fourways, South Africa

A beautiful composition with marvellous colours ! Congratulations on your Spotlight !

18 Oct 2013 10:26am

@Laurette: Thank you, dear friend. Hope you will be back soon.

john4jack from Corvallis, Oregon, United States

ps - congratulations on your Color Spotlight! Well done!!

18 Oct 2013 12:22pm

@john4jack: Thank you - I appreciate your encouragement and kind words.

Mhelene from Villiers-sur-Marne, France

...and congratulations on your color spotlight !

18 Oct 2013 1:59pm

@Mhelene: Thank you

Steve Rice from Olympia, United States

Congratulations on the Color Spotlight!

18 Oct 2013 2:10pm

@Steve Rice: Thank you so much

Kyu from Kyoto, Japan

Congratulations on the Color Spotlight. Wonderful.

18 Oct 2013 2:36pm

@Kyu: Thank you for your encouragement

Jackie from Montréal, Canada

Wonderful view and beautiful colors and light!

19 Oct 2013 11:26pm

@Jackie: Thank you so much!

PRASHANT from Mumbai, India

Superb!!...congratulations on color spotlight !

21 Oct 2013 8:03am

Willem from Noord-Scharwoude, Netherlands

Congratulations with this color spotlight photo.

21 Oct 2013 10:05am

Lewis from Ljouwert, Netherlands

The sea looks fantastic

22 Oct 2013 5:13pm

Ludovic Roudet from Charenton-le-Pont, France

Beautiful, somehow enchanted.

4 Jun 2014 6:04am