January 14, 2016

Pebbles on the Beach

Photograph by Joe Navin, National Geographic Your Shot

“I liked the vivid colors from the parasols and the towels, the curve of the waterline, and the bathers across the scene,” says Joe Navin, who took this shot from a road above a beach in Ortigia, Sicily. “The road gives an unusual perspective for a beach shot and it worked well with a wide-angle lens, so it was quite quick to frame and shoot.”

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13 comments
M. Borat
M. Borat

That beach looks like a nightmare to walk across!

Ahmad Rizvi
Ahmad Rizvi

Great. Boulders and water line has a fine matching effect. Bravo


Mike Bless
Mike Bless

Awesome! I love what the black divider line does to the composition!

Congratulations Joe ! 

Craig Leigh
Craig Leigh

A most striking component of this photo is the absence of sand!

Pavan Kumar
Pavan Kumar

Its a nice composition. I quite like the fact you have captured all important aspects of beach.

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