a couple from around

Discussion in 'Sony Alpha E-Mount Cameras' started by gio, Feb 9, 2013.

  1. gio

    gio TalkEmount Veteran

    Sep 12, 2012
    Manchester, uk
    iguazzu falls Argentina/Brazil border


    rounding Cape Horn

  2. Grisu_HDH

    Grisu_HDH TalkEmount Veteran

    Dec 16, 2012
    Southern Germany
    Really nice shots Gio.
    Like the people that show the size difference on the first one.
    And the light situation on the second is suberb too.
  3. Bimjo

    Bimjo Super Moderator Subscribing Member

    Oct 28, 2011
    Washington State
    Wow, the people in the waterfall shot really give you a sense of scale, which is magnificent. And the crepuscular rays in the second are among the best I've ever seen. Well done in both cases! :) 
  4. NickCyprus

    NickCyprus Super Moderator

    Oct 11, 2012
    Very nice!!!
  5. eno789

    eno789 TalkEmount Top Veteran

    Jan 1, 2012
    NoCal, USA
    Both are fantastic!
  6. teefin1

    teefin1 TalkEmount Top Veteran

    Sep 7, 2012
    Rounding Cape Horn;love it!
  7. kevistopheles

    kevistopheles TalkEmount All-Pro

    Jun 18, 2012
    I think "from around" is a major understatement. :biggrin: I like them both but that second shot is marvelous.
  8. Yohan

    Yohan TalkEmount Veteran

    May 21, 2012
    Vancouver, BC
    wow. that waterfall is majestic!
  9. nianys

    nianys TalkEmount All-Pro

    Aug 23, 2012
    1st one for me, thanks for making me dream !!!
  10. Nubster

    Nubster TalkEmount Veteran

    Jan 5, 2013
    West Virginia, USA
    I LOVE waterfall shots. One of my best and favorite shots I've ever taken is of a local waterfall. Just something about them...beauty, power, nature...all rolled into one.
  11. ChangshaNotes

    ChangshaNotes Super Moderator Subscribing Member

    Aug 15, 2012
    Wonderful Waterfall.
  12. olli

    olli TalkEmount Veteran

    Aug 16, 2011
    Washington DC
    Great images. Love that second one.
  13. -et-

    -et- TalkEmount Veteran

    Jan 26, 2013
    Southern California
    Chad, if you ever get out to Western Canada, make sure to spend the time to go to Takakkaw Falls in British Columbia.

    There is only one way to reach it, which is by going in on a road off of Trans-Canada Hwy 1, and then you have to take the same road out. That road is also not really intended for anything larger than a small RV, as there are a couple of switchbacks on it that I have seen a larger RV take a dozen back-and-fills to get around. As I recall, it is about 15-20 miles off TC 1, and the same distance back again, but it is definitely worth the time and effort.

    Once you get to the parking lot, there is an easy trail that lets you walk right up into the spray at the bottom of the falls, if you wish. Look up Takakkaw Falls on the net and you will see why I have gone back each time we have been in that part of Canada.

    - Tom -
  14. serhan

    serhan TalkEmount All-Pro

    Aug 27, 2011
    Beautiful shots!
  15. Nubster

    Nubster TalkEmount Veteran

    Jan 5, 2013
    West Virginia, USA
    I've actually never been to Canada but I plan to soon. Probably this summer. I definitely look into making the trip to see Takakkaw Falls if I can.
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