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NIKON CORPORATION
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NIKON D300
Shutter Speed
10/1000 second
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F/5.0
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56 mm
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200
Date Taken
Jan 31, 2010, 5:43:51 PM
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Adobe Photoshop CS3 Windows
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Traveling in Portugal 09 by JACAC Traveling in Portugal 09 by JACAC
Sesimbra . c a s t l e . w i t h . b u r n i n g . s k y
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One of the reasons this photo is so brilliant is the way that the silhouetted castle almost resonate with the darkening of the sky further up. It makes for a fine balance when contrasted with the vibrant, complimentary colours of the rest of the heavens. With its fiery glow, the image is dramatic, and the hints of blue do not subtract from this, but rather adds intrigue and serves as a reminder of the mystery that lies beyond.

To me, the atmosphere speaks of the great power of nature, which you've captured fantastically. With the sturdy man-made stronghold up against it, it makes for a beautiful and significant piece. Symbolic, even.
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airamg Featured By Owner Feb 3, 2013
This is stunning! :clap:
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JACAC Featured By Owner Feb 4, 2013
a . v e r y . s p e c i a l . s k y . =)
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airamg Featured By Owner Feb 6, 2013
Yes it is! Congrats for your shot Jose! :clap:
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JACAC Featured By Owner Feb 7, 2013
t h e . h o n o r s . a r e . t o . t h e . s k y . =)=)
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airamg Featured By Owner Feb 11, 2013
The honors to the sky indeed and the :clap: to you! ;)
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JACAC Featured By Owner Feb 13, 2013
o n l y . b e c a u s e . i . s a w . i t . :giggle:
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JocelyneR Featured By Owner Jan 24, 2013
The same castle? It is burning? (a little tease...)
I see, the sky is on fire, amazing! I like the silhouette of the the castle on the foreground. :heart:
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JACAC Featured By Owner Jan 25, 2013
y e s . i t ' s . b u r n i n g . t o . a s h e s . =) (a little tease)
a n o t h e r . o f . o u r . s k i e s . =)=)
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RezzanATAKOL Featured By Owner Jan 19, 2013
You need to add the castle more in frame my dear Jose.as a triangle image:))
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JACAC Featured By Owner Jan 21, 2013
y o u . m a y b e . a r e . r i g h t . b u t . n o t . p o s s i b l e ... =)
t h a n k . y o u
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