During one of the last clear Fall days, I spotted this boat moored in a salt marsh pond in Chatham on Cape Cod. the surface was still and the reflection it created was the mirror image of the boat itself


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  • Gilberte
    Gilberteover 1 year ago

    Oh so’d swear there are two boats!!

  • gilberte
    thanks my friend. The reflection plays a neat trick on our eyes

    – phil decocco

    JUSTARTover 1 year ago

    great shot, beautiful light and reflection

  • sylvia
    thanks for that. The still water made it all possible

    – phil decocco

  • Paul Pasco
    Paul Pascoover 1 year ago

    Lovely peaceful scene, great reflection.

  • thanks paul,
    the stillness of the pond went a long way to creating this one

    – phil decocco

  • lynn carter
    lynn carterover 1 year ago

    love shots like this, love reflections xx

  • lynn
    thanks, I , too, look for them whenever I see the right situation….this was one

    – phil decocco

  • marens
    marensover 1 year ago

    perfectly captured Phil!!!

  • thanks very much marens, it was a perfect saetting

    – phil decocco

  • Laurie Search
    Laurie Searchover 1 year ago

    How beautiful!!!

  • thanks laurie for stopping by and for your comment. Much appreciated

    – phil decocco

  • jules572
    jules572over 1 year ago

    Perfect timing Phil, the light was on your side, exceptional sharp focus. Tranquil setting…Jules…Favor

  • jules
    thanks for your steady an don going support…..know that it means a lot to me! Appreciate the favorite, too

    – phil decocco

  • BGSPhoto
    BGSPhotoover 1 year ago

    Phil, Excellent use of shape, color and light. Terrific image.

  • thanks bob,
    this was such a lovely scene that I stopped, pulled over, turned around and went back to park and get a better pov.

    – phil decocco

  • Shulie1
    Shulie1over 1 year ago

    Marvellous reflections, Phil

  • thank you shulie, it was perfect in every way (the time of day and setting) for me to shoot this one

    – phil decocco

  • hardhhhat
    hardhhhatover 1 year ago

    Great shot – I do like reflections in water, glass, mirrors, glasses, etc… great colours too.

  • HH
    I appreciate you taking the time to send this feedback.. Much appreciated

    – phil decocco

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