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Going equipped

Posted by
Curly (South Shields, United Kingdom) on 4 November 2009 in Lifestyle & Culture and Portfolio.

One from the archives today, you see a lot of these when you live in a seaside town.

This was taken on South Shields' Littlehaven Beach a couple of years ago.

PENTAX K100D 1/750 second F/5.6 ISO 200 60 mm (35mm equiv.)

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Alun from cheshire, United Kingdom

great shot, love the dof

4 Nov 2009 6:24am

Yvonne Simons from Tilburg, Netherlands

Ready for a sand castle?

4 Nov 2009 6:25am

Stu from Kyoto, Japan

Striking colours Curly. I like the depth to this.

4 Nov 2009 7:03am

Xerophytes from London, United Kingdom

Very nice color. The bright colors of the subjects are perfect to the boring gray background.

4 Nov 2009 7:53am

Calusarus from St Sorlin en Valloire, France

A nice treatment

4 Nov 2009 8:30am

Sarito from Basingstoke, United Kingdom

Excellent work. Love the colours..

4 Nov 2009 9:10am

MrsAmber from West Wickham, United Kingdom

Brilliant shot..the colours and light is perfect.

4 Nov 2009 10:09am

mascha from kootstertille, Netherlands

Beautiful colours, and perspective!!
Well done!! Bye Mascha

4 Nov 2009 10:38am

grouser from Ludlow, United Kingdom

Nice still life. One the mind can build a story around

4 Nov 2009 11:04am

Eric Rousset from Grasse, France

Nice dof n composition, Summer is gone....

4 Nov 2009 11:45am

kaveh Sadeghi-Azad from TEHRAN, Iran

nice shot! well done

4 Nov 2009 12:26pm

John from Geneva, United States

These are what Mr Wouldhave would have had to use had Mr Wouldhave had not invented the lifeboat.

4 Nov 2009 1:06pm

Mistral from Kembs, France

This is funny and remembers me summertime.

4 Nov 2009 1:47pm

Pepe Cabrera from Cuidad de Antipolo, Philippines

very nice contrast. beautiful!

4 Nov 2009 1:47pm

Shar from Regina, SK, Canada

Oh, what fun! I wish I was there!

4 Nov 2009 1:49pm

Philippe from Pertuis, France


4 Nov 2009 2:19pm

bigezbear from New Orleans, United States

I like this. I'll be chuckling all day. Thank you.

4 Nov 2009 2:29pm

mirela from brighton, United States

great colors against b&w background, you did awesome!

4 Nov 2009 4:35pm

coriandre from Villeneuve sur lot, France

On voit presque les enfants !

4 Nov 2009 5:31pm

Ralph Jones from Detroit, United States

Oh man, I so miss summer!

4 Nov 2009 5:45pm

Marilla from Turku, Finland

I love the picture because it makes me feel the summer!

4 Nov 2009 6:22pm

Steven from Chicagoland, United States

Nice punch of colors in the sand. Must have been a bit of a breezy day with the capture of whitecaps in the background.
Did you misplace your shovel? ;-)

4 Nov 2009 6:35pm

Nigel from Avening, United Kingdom

Great use of DoF and primary colours.

4 Nov 2009 7:02pm

`Paul from Minneapolis, United States

.. fun shot... love the colorizing, and symmetry.. playful scene .. nice image!

4 Nov 2009 8:35pm

Christel from Köln, Germany

Good evening, Curly,
a very funny recording and animating for next year, making holidays by the sea. Dear greetings Christel

4 Nov 2009 9:02pm

Lambspun from Madison, Maine, United States

Very cute Curly. Awesome composition....nice contrast with the colors :)

4 Nov 2009 9:47pm

Michael from Shell village, United Kingdom

Some things never change, well hardly ever, I remember my bucket was metal. I like your slippers Curly :)

4 Nov 2009 10:01pm

thami from Morocco

Les couleurs du jeu et des vacances!

4 Nov 2009 10:01pm

Daryl Johnson from Farnham, United Kingdom

A cool little composition.

4 Nov 2009 10:03pm

Sugata from Newark, United States

Great composition!

4 Nov 2009 10:42pm

akarui from Kagoshima, Japan

Beautiful treatment. Excellent colors and separation of the objects. A good picture!

4 Nov 2009 10:58pm

CS from Melbourne, Australia

Nice work on the selective colour here - looks very surreal in nature

4 Nov 2009 11:15pm

Stephane Themeze from Maryland, United States

Real nice selective desaturation for a focus on a childhood pleasure at the beach!

4 Nov 2009 11:31pm

QUIM from Lisboa, Portugal

Thank you for your visit .I will keep on showing you all the Port wine vignards.
Nice shot yours, we are forced to see the kids!

4 Nov 2009 11:37pm

Susan from Fort Lauderdale, FL, United States

looks like all that's missing is a cold brew...

4 Nov 2009 11:37pm

sakshi from Boston, United States

Love the bright colours against the sand...lovely shot

4 Nov 2009 11:59pm

Bill Brown from California, United States

Very nice capture and post processing!

5 Nov 2009 2:05am

mauro from Spain

very nice work i like the composition and colors!!!

5 Nov 2009 11:26am

Payam from Tehran, Iran

haha, nice shot.

5 Nov 2009 12:31pm

missparis from PARIS, France

Très chouette ta composition

6 Nov 2009 9:14am

Philip from Cowbridge, United Kingdom

Good choice of colours and small depth of field looks great.

6 Nov 2009 3:49pm

David Nos from Barcelona, Spain

Very beautiful picture, I like the contrast of colours, DoF and composition, very nice!

10 Nov 2009 5:39pm

Magda from Vancouver, Canada

too cute!

12 Nov 2009 1:59am

Vikram from Chandler, United States

Lovely colours and great framing!

16 Nov 2009 3:42am

Hilde Morin from Portland, United States

Love the simplicity.

18 Nov 2009 7:10pm

1/750 second
ISO 200
60 mm (35mm equiv.)