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Kona Hawaii Dawn

Posted by
Scott F. Schilling (San Martin, United States) on 9 October 2009 in Landscape & Rural and Portfolio.

Dawn approaches along the Kona coastline of the Big Island of Hawaii

Ben from Lyon, France

Very nice Light. Makes me dream.

9 Oct 2009 5:47am

Mike from Lichfield, United Kingdom

Lovely light perfectly photographed.

9 Oct 2009 6:04am

Sockpuppet from Canberra, Australia

very cool, almost surreal. in the seventies here in australia, this is the sort of thing you'd see air-brushed on the side of panel-wagons. great shot!

9 Oct 2009 6:44am

Ana Lúcia from Leiria, Portugal

Perfect exposure for this difficult view... Amazing detail in ligh.

9 Oct 2009 7:48am

Vitor Martins from Lisboa, Portugal

Beautiful. I love the composition and cold colors.

9 Oct 2009 7:49am

Fred from Manila, Philippines

beautiful scene you captured here scott!

9 Oct 2009 8:47am

Yonatan from Bronx, United States

Wonderful exposure. Did you use a neutral density filter for this shot or was the light dim enough for a longer shutter speed?

9 Oct 2009 12:04pm

@Yonatan: The light was dim enough to use a longer shutter speed especially with a lower iso and aperture closed down a bit

Eric Cousineau from Sherwood Park, Canada

A very dreamy shot. The lighting and wave effect give it a surreal quality! Nicely done Scott! ;-)

9 Oct 2009 12:24pm

john4jack from Corvallis, Oregon, United States

Marvelous pano. Wonderful blend of sky and sea. Love the cooler tones (quite different from most of your Central California and Southwest shots).

9 Oct 2009 1:22pm

PD from Overland Park, Kansas, United States

I like the softness of the waves.. another great one Scott!

9 Oct 2009 1:49pm

Barbara Kile from Ft. Worth, United States

The tonal range is captured beautifully. I love the waves breaking and the lines and patterns in the sky. Choice of shutter speed perfect!

9 Oct 2009 2:06pm

Nerise from Groblersal, South Africa

just beautiful, it looks like a dream!

9 Oct 2009 2:06pm

B. Thomas from Arlington, Texas, United States

I love the wave action. Perfect.

9 Oct 2009 2:54pm

philippe from dijon, France

Très belle image... tout bon pour moi, bravo, Philippe. Mon autre blog / my other blog ......... http://www.philibmonsite.com/

9 Oct 2009 3:27pm

MARIANA from Waterloo, Canada

Fabulous picture ! The blend of the sky and sea is gorgeous ! 5*****

9 Oct 2009 4:40pm

Veronelle from Lens, France

i like the colours very much

9 Oct 2009 5:41pm

Florence from Paris, France

Where fire meets water (sometimes). A spectacular panoramic photography. Focus and time pause harmonioulsy enlight this wonderful seascape. I'm very jealous in fact. :-)
Bravo Scott !

9 Oct 2009 7:19pm

Dawn from Maryland, United States

Wow!! Absolutely beautiful!! Perfect exposure. : )

9 Oct 2009 8:11pm

Tracy from La Selva Beach, United States

Very tranquil and beautiful! I love the way the water line starts in the LR corner and leads me right around to the wave in the middle- then I finally go to your excellently focused far-away shoreline in the background! I love the soft tones and the way the colors of the sky are really subtle, too.

9 Oct 2009 10:50pm

Stefan from Thiersee, Austria

Another great one Scott, wonderful waves!

10 Oct 2009 12:50am

Lambspun from Madison, Maine, United States

Unbelievable.....incredible shot Scott!

10 Oct 2009 1:34am

Don Smith from California, United States

Very peaceful and calming photograph Scott. Makes me wish on was back on the islands. I hope you and your family are having a great time - and I hope your wife does well in her competition tomorrow!

10 Oct 2009 2:32am

Didier DE ZAN from somewhere, France

Very beautiful atmosphere I like this blue wave

10 Oct 2009 3:30pm

DarkElf from Perth, Australia

wonderfully dreamy and mysterious mood thanks to the long exposure effect - especially on the waves... beautiful early morning light and colours too!

11 Oct 2009 12:21am

Bethany from Michigan, United States

This is breathtaking Scott! Well worth the early hours to get this shot. The colors are lovely and the water is soft and has a faint glow to it.

13 Oct 2009 10:32pm