fbpixel

Cruising the Rhine


Posted by 1943mike on Tue Sep 29, 2020 1:04 pm

All times are UTC - 5 hours

Reply to topic  
 First unread post  | 4 posts | 
Image
Canon 30D, 28-135 f/3.5-5.6 @50mm, 1/800 sec., f/8, ISO: 200.

Part of the package of my European tour was a cruise on the Rhine. I enjoyed looking at the shoreline with its vineyards and old edifices as well as viewing the ship traffic on the river.

I believe we were told that the castle-like structure (top left in this image) was a hotel. I'm not sure if it's modern construction made to look old or if it was an old structure converted to a hotel .. no matter, I think it adds to the image.

Here's a larger image:

https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/50398643202_84ead121f8_h.jpg

Mike

User avatar
Posted by:
1943mike
Forum Contributor
Location: Salem, Oregon
Posts: 98
Joined: 14 May 2019

   

by Ron Day on Tue Sep 29, 2020 10:58 pm
User avatar
Ron Day
Moderator
Posts: 15712
Joined: 05 Sep 2003
Member #:00819
Nice job of composing this image, and I agree that the “castle” is an important feature. A beautiful scene!
 

by Carol Clarke on Wed Sep 30, 2020 4:28 pm
User avatar
Carol Clarke
Chief Forum Administrator
Posts: 62888
Joined: 22 Aug 2003
Location: Lincolnshire, UK. In tune with Nature.
Member #:00067
Well composed, Mike - the castle or whatever it is does balance the frame nicely!

Carol.
Carol Clarke
Chief Forum Administrator.


"When the power of love is greater than the love of power,
the world will know peace"....Jimi Hendrix.

NSN0067
 

by Cynthia Crawford on Thu Oct 01, 2020 9:52 am
User avatar
Cynthia Crawford
Moderator
Posts: 14986
Joined: 10 Jun 2006
Location: Vermont
Member #:00733
Nice view-beautiful contrast with the church and the whatever-it-is!
Cynthia (Cindy) Crawford-Moderator, Photo & Digital Art
web site: http://www.creaturekinships.net
"If I Keep a Green Bough in My Heart, the Singing Bird Will Come"  Chinese Proverb
 

Display posts from previous:  Sort by:  
4 posts | 

Powered by phpBB® Forum Software © phpBB Group