Share this photo on Twitter Share this photo on Facebook

Mumbles Lighthouse

Posted by
grouser (Ludlow, United Kingdom) on 30 July 2010 in Landscape & Rural and Portfolio.

Round the corner from the pier we revisit Mumbles Lighthouse. My eye was caught by these Evening Primrose flowers in the foreground.

NIKON D70s 1/160 second F/9.0 27 mm (35mm equiv.)

Richard from Duns, United Kingdom

Fabulous colours and textures, great shot all round

30 Jul 2010 5:10am

The MaJor from TM HooD, Iran

so peaceful and enjoyable shot

30 Jul 2010 5:37am

Alun from cheshire, United Kingdom

great texture on the beach, love the forground

30 Jul 2010 5:45am

Kathryn from Warburton, Australia

i love the harshness of this image created by the combination of the subject matter, colours, tone and texture! plus i'm a rock-nerd so am loving the tilted rock layers too!! :-)

30 Jul 2010 6:05am

Pavan Kaul from Mumbai, India

Beautifully composed...wonderful depth, color and detail!

30 Jul 2010 6:09am

Paco Díaz from Palma de Mallorca, Spain

In the distance the lighthouse looks tiny... but its light guides the ships ;)

30 Jul 2010 6:47am

MK from Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

good compo, well done

30 Jul 2010 6:50am

Nigel from Avening, United Kingdom

Nice DoF.

30 Jul 2010 7:07am

Curly from South Shields, United Kingdom

Another fine example of how to successfully fill the foreground in a landscape shot.

30 Jul 2010 7:54am

Fonts from Barcelona, Spain

Once again we fall in love with a landscape more! With high mobility. A powerful and foreground plant with small yellow flowers that give color to the picture. A group of rock formations with excellent textures. A space dedicated to the sea, always wonderful, and finally the profile of the mountains and a lighthouse. Far but that attracts our attention. For that I love the headlights even without light? Someone will see it in the sea at night and light the road will lead you on insurance! Excellent image friend! Best regards, Adela!

30 Jul 2010 8:11am

CElliottUK from Reading, United Kingdom

Yes, the flowers in the foregound "lift" the image very well

30 Jul 2010 9:23am

Amir Taheri Kondar from Bandar Abbas, Iran

nice view !

30 Jul 2010 10:36am

BeLTxA from Menorca, Spain

nice pov

30 Jul 2010 10:44am

MARIANA from Waterloo, Canada

great compo . Love texture in foreground .

30 Jul 2010 12:26pm

Bettina from Los Angeles, United States

Wonderful composition. The link between the flowers in the foreground and the light house in the distance is great. It pulls all the shore and water together. Fantastic details in those rocks!

30 Jul 2010 1:57pm

Calusarus from St Sorlin en Valloire, France

I like this composition, with vegetation only in the frontground

30 Jul 2010 2:28pm

Don from spokane, United States

I like the foreground flowers which are well focused. The shot looks good right on out to the light house.

30 Jul 2010 2:30pm

Thea from Leeuwarden, Netherlands

It really is a beautiful coastline,great depth you created with the flowers on the foreground!

30 Jul 2010 4:05pm

JJ from Jersey City, United States

I love how the greens and yellows of the flowers stand out against the more rugged and deeper colors in the rest of the shot

30 Jul 2010 6:34pm

Christel from Köln, Germany

Good evening Grouser,
the flowers in the foreground enliven the overall view. Thanks for the note yesterday, because of the bridge. Have a nice weekend and all the best. Dear greetings Christel

30 Jul 2010 6:43pm

Bonvilston from Cardiff, United Kingdom

Very interesting view of this landmark

30 Jul 2010 6:53pm

Ted from South Wales, United Kingdom

great textures!

30 Jul 2010 8:57pm

kiwisa from North Shore, New Zealand

A lovely low pov out to the horizon

30 Jul 2010 9:07pm

Michael from Chester, United Kingdom

I like that expanse of rock leading to the sea, as already mentioned, that little splash of colour works wonders.

31 Jul 2010 2:20am

Becky from los angeles, United States

Beautiful and barren - Terrific image - I love the little yellow and green life in the foreground among the rock.

31 Jul 2010 3:31am

k@ from Paris, France

I like to see it in distance here

2 Aug 2010 9:07am

1/160 second
27 mm (35mm equiv.)