Ripples, Reeds and Light

Daily Image - 23 December 2011 - Ripples, Reeds and Light

On the first day of winter, late in the day, I found myself on the shore of Spectacle Lake, at the back of my woodlot. The sun, getting low on the horizon, cast deep shadows on the water causing a wonderful play on light and colour. If I stare at this image for any length of time I find it almost mesmerizing.

Sony A-900 – Sigma 24-70mm – f 2.8 – 70mm – ISO 200 – f2.8 – 1/350.


About gerrycurry

Gerry Curry was educated at Toronto’s Humber College of Applied Arts and Technology, where he received a diploma in Fine Arts - Photography. Gerry is a certified Apple Computer Systems Engineer by profession and as an independent consultant has worked with the graphic arts and pre-press industry, both in south-western Ontario and Nova Scotia, Canada, for over 26 years. He has been at the forefront of digital imaging from its inception. Gerry teaches primary computer systems maintenance, advanced colour calibration and colour management courses for graphic design, digital fine art and photography students as well as professionals. For several years, in the 80's he was an annual guest lecturer on user-based computer maintenance at the Rochester Institute of Technology - College of Imaging Arts and Sciences. Gerry now lives on the southwestern tip of Nova Scotia, close to Yarmouth, where he shares 30 acres close to the sea with his wife Nancy and their English and Welsh Springer Spaniels. Gerry enjoys tinkering with computers, working his dogs, flyfishing, writing and of course, photography.
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One Response to Ripples, Reeds and Light

  1. Heidi Schenk says:

    Beautiful. Water has a special charisma. I am fascinated by all its forms…….Gentleness to incredible force to the unique patterns of snow flakes tumbling down.

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