Friday Foto


This weeks photo again comes from my South Australia visit a few weeks ago. I know I will end up posting all my photos before I can do a proper post on each area!

Of course my favourite seascapes usually, if I am very lucky, involve a pier of some kind. I found Glenelg Jetty (Adelaide, South Australia) just the ticket. I have posted a few shots of this Jetty during sundown but this one is a favourite of mine, taken under the Jetty just as the sun sunk below the sea.

BTW what is the difference between a pier and a Jetty? I alternate between the two without truly knowing πŸ™‚

under-the-pier-1

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Categories: Beach photography, Photo Journal

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  1. Water is so smooth. Such a beautiful perspective!

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  2. Doesn’t matter the difference between the two – you’d shoot them beautifully just the same! So lovely, Karen. I always love the perspectives you choose. Did you use your 10-stop filter for this?

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    • Aw thanks Stacy. I did use my new filter. Cost more than any earrings I own!! I used a cheap one before that which ended up in the drink and had a pink tinge to it. It really is “you get what you pay for”. This one is a lot smoother and colour wise I am really happy. I just have to remember to put it on away from the sea and sand 😦 …..

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  3. Oh, Karen–this jetty is a beautiful pier! πŸ™‚

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  4. Beautiful photo! Feels like one can see forever

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  5. Wonderful shot! Absolutely perfect!

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  6. Beautiful photo Karen. I am not sure, i think the difference is the size, a jetty is just to step in or out of a boat? I will see what google thinks πŸ˜‰

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    • Thanks Andrea. Yes its a puzzle… I like the idea of a pier being longer and somewhere where you can walk down and fish off and a jetty for the boats makes sense. The place in the picture is called a jetty though and that confused me. I think it maybe should be a pier?? πŸ™‚

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      • Hm I’ve just read it on a website that a pier usually stands over the water sort of on legs whereas a jetty is on the body of the water. Yes i think this is a pier πŸ˜‰ well according to what i read on wiki and answer.com lol

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      • Thanks for looking Andrea, I’m with you on this one. I always thought a jetty would be smaller for some reason. Ill have to look more into it too. I appreciate your thoughts… πŸ™‚

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      • πŸ˜‰ You’re welcome Karen! I was curious so I looked it up, im glad if i helped πŸ™‚ Maybe the council or whoever put the jetty sign on was as confused as we were πŸ˜‰

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  7. this is gorgeous Kaz!! I love the long exposure!!

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  8. Stunning Karen. I really must save some money to get myself and ND filter. πŸ™‚

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  9. stunning… the motion blur, the colors, the lines, all works together to create an amazing image!!

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