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The "Hole in the Wall"

Posted by
Monterey John (Hollister, CA, United States) on 7 December 2009 in Landscape & Rural and Portfolio.

It's all in the timing folks, all in the timing!

I think I know someone in La Selva Beach who might recognize this scene.

Canon EOS 40D 1/250 second F/3.5 ISO 200 28 mm

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Benoit Darrieux from Tripoli, Lebanon

So nice.

7 Dec 2009 8:08am

GJC from Kyoto (京都), Japan

Marvelous photo. And I think I know exactly who you mean, too, and she's a wonderful photographer.

7 Dec 2009 8:28am

Tamara from Aarschot, Belgium

Great "door effect", the light is perfect, just as the framing ! Great work :)

7 Dec 2009 12:07pm



7 Dec 2009 12:28pm

Viewfinder from Bradenton, FL, United States

Too nice! It brings me back to these places.

7 Dec 2009 12:41pm

alex centrella from California, United States

perfection of light, and i know this scene well, since i lived in the area for many years...

7 Dec 2009 4:16pm

john4jack from Corvallis, Oregon, United States

Dynamite capture. Marvelous light, John.

7 Dec 2009 4:26pm

Tracy from La Selva Beach, United States

Hi John! I love the high tide here! Makes for a great foreground without so many big rocks competing for attention with the light! Is that this year? I haven't been there yet, but when we have a few clear days I'll head down! Excellent job! Nice that no matter how many times we go there, there's always something new going on!

7 Dec 2009 6:12pm

Susan from Fort Lauderdale, FL, United States

Love the light streaming thru that hole!!! great shot !!!

7 Dec 2009 8:59pm

Ana Lúcia from Leiria, Portugal

Top composition and the light is magic.

7 Dec 2009 10:44pm

LauraS from Chico, United States

Very nice, John.

8 Dec 2009 12:37am

Judy from Brooksville, Florida, United States

I really like this 'window' with the sunlight pouring through ... great job, John!

8 Dec 2009 3:16am

Garfield from Ancaster Ontario, Canada

Power shot! Well done.

8 Dec 2009 4:16am

janko from heerlen, Netherlands

interesting shot. I do think it would improve even more if you crop it, so you can't see the horizon (so that it's a real hole in the wall ;) ).

Nice job on catching the sunbeam.

8 Dec 2009 3:18pm

Magda from Vancouver, Canada

Perfection!!! Breathtaking!

15 Dec 2009 9:45pm

Canon EOS 40D
1/250 second
ISO 200
28 mm