As the sun sets and the bay is like a millpond a lone paddler paddles his board across the water.

Taken at Beaumaris, Victoria, Australia.

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  • Elana Bailey
    Elana Baileyover 5 years ago

    Fab use of negative space, lighting, mood, silhouettes, colour and comp. Well done. An instant fav.

  • Thanks Elana.

    – Peter Hammer

  • Anne Staub
    Anne Staubover 5 years ago


  • Thanks Anne.

    – Peter Hammer

  • dinghysailor1
    dinghysailor1over 5 years ago

    wonderful light and calm mood…

  • Thanks dinghysailor.

    – Peter Hammer

  • Carmel Harty
    Carmel Hartyover 5 years ago

    Such a peaceful image….can feel myself drifting away looking at it….

  • Thanks Carmel.

    – Peter Hammer

  • shanghaiwu
    shanghaiwuover 5 years ago

    wonderful image/think I know how this feels!

  • Thanks shanghaiwu, and it would be great to be out there especially on a day of scorching temperatures like today!!

    – Peter Hammer

  • Alan Findlater
    Alan Findlaterover 5 years ago

    excellent work well done

  • Thanks Alan.

    – Peter Hammer

  • jinney
    jinneyover 5 years ago

    this is really cool!
    Its simple-but tastefull-i love the colour and the mood in this!
    Brilliant work!

  • Thanks Jinney.

    – Peter Hammer

  • Alessandro Pinto
    Alessandro Pintoover 5 years ago

    Absolutely Gorgeous.. fantastic photograph !

  • Thanks Alessandro. I have been enjoying your continuing South American images even though I haven’t been posting comments.

    – Peter Hammer

  • gato
    gatoover 5 years ago

    lone indeed… great shot!

  • Thanks Gato.

    – Peter Hammer

  • DesImages
    DesImagesover 5 years ago

    Beautiful colour and composition!

  • Thanks DesImages.

    – Peter Hammer

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