Taken from the landing stage at Sandbanks, Poole Harbour, this yacht was approaching the mouth of the harbour, ready to go out to sea.
I wonder where he was going?
Poole Harbour is one of the largest natural harbours in the world.

Thank you for looking.
Hope you like it.

Image Info.
400 dpi.
1/4000 second.
70mm focal length.
200 iso.


sail, yacht, shimmer, richard, ripple, pentax, sigma, dorset, spinaker, kc, poole, k110d, veal, sea, harbour, water, reflection, silhouette, mast


  • VonMcKnelly
    VonMcKnellyover 5 years ago

    Makes me homesick for the sea…kudos!

  • Many thanks Sir Von.
    Glad you like it my friend.

    – Richard Hamilton-Veal

  • UncleWiggley
    UncleWiggleyover 5 years ago

    Lovely twinkle to the water…nice silhouette too!

  • Hi Simon.
    Many thanks mate.

    – Richard Hamilton-Veal

  • roybarry
    roybarryover 5 years ago

    Liking this one buddy-great tones.

    I really could cope with a trip under sail about now.

  • Thanks Roy.
    I agree with you. I would love to set sail again. It’s been a long time for me.

    – Richard Hamilton-Veal

  • x- pose
    x- poseover 5 years ago

    I could favour this work 100 times, Richard!!! This is simply brilliant, real art!!!!!!!!!!!!

  • Many thanks my friend, and a fave also.
    Glad you like it.

    – Richard Hamilton-Veal

  • Anthony Hedger Photography
    Anthony Hedger...over 5 years ago

    hey Richard what a grea shot well done I love this

  • Many thanks Tony.
    Appreciated as always.

    – Richard Hamilton-Veal

  • mrsboretti
    mrsborettiover 5 years ago

    Perfect- perfect- absolutely perfect!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
    The comp- the lighting- the sparkles…
    Just wonderful!

  • Glad you like it Christine, and many thanks for the fave also.
    Much appreciated. x

    – Richard Hamilton-Veal

  • Fran E.
    Fran E.over 5 years ago

    I agree with Christine: PERFECT!!!

  • Thank you poupoune.
    Glad you like it my friend.

    – Richard Hamilton-Veal

  • Svetlana Sewell
    Svetlana Sewellover 5 years ago

    Absolutely gorgeous shot!!!

  • Many thanks Svetlana, and for the fave also.
    Much appreciated.

    – Richard Hamilton-Veal

  • Scott  d'Almeida
    Scott d'Almeidaover 5 years ago

    stunning cheers;

  • Many thanks Scott, and for the fave also.
    Much appreciated my friend.

    – Richard Hamilton-Veal

  • Edward Denyer
    Edward Denyerover 5 years ago

    Good silhouette Richard. – Ted

  • Thank you Ted.
    Much appreciated my friend.

    – Richard Hamilton-Veal

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