Waking up early isn’t my forté, but this magical sunrise pulled me out of bed and down to the river. The morning mists were rolling down and the water was dead calm, as if not wanting to disturb the day.

The photo is cross-processed medium format velvia and retains some imperfections.


  • Christian Hartung
    Christian Hartungover 6 years ago

    awesome shot, i like how the mist in the background comes of the water, well done

  • Thanks Christian – the mist was just perfect that day.

    – Phil Gribbon

  • Rebecca Brann
    Rebecca Brannover 6 years ago

    Amazing beauty!

  • Thanks Rebecca – I agree, it’s a privilege to live here!

    – Phil Gribbon

  • Geraldine Lefoe
    Geraldine Lefoeover 6 years ago

    Beautiful colour and light

  • Thanks Geraldine!

    – Phil Gribbon

  • ragman
    ragmanover 6 years ago

    Superb work ~ interesting cross processing ~ nice one

  • Thanks ragman, cross processing is always a gamble, but it sometimes turns out great.

    – Phil Gribbon

  • jemimalovesbigted
    jemimalovesbigtedover 6 years ago

    this is spectacular. beautifully still and great xprocessing colours

  • Kerry  Youde
    Kerry Youdeabout 6 years ago

    ah I too am not one with the mornings :) It is well worth the effort sometimes though.

  • Nicole Goggins
    Nicole Gogginsabout 6 years ago

    love this cross processed shot! great colours and contrast!

  • aglaia b
    aglaia bover 5 years ago

    very beautiful. ;-)

  • tully
    tullyover 5 years ago

    beautiful shot :)

  • CapturedByKylie
    CapturedByKylieover 5 years ago

    Congratulations on the home page feature (March 17/18th 2009)

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