Sunset on Île Perrot by Yannik Hay

  • Featured in Americas" Rural, Urban, Wild And Free on the 2010-07-24.

A beautiful sunset after a beautiful day!
I captured the sun setting when it was exactly behind the tree.

Town of Île-Perrot (French/Official Name: Ville de l’Île-Perrot) is a town and municipality on Île Perrot in southwestern Quebec, Canada. The population as of the Canada 2006 Census was 9,927. The town is at the western end of Lake Saint-Louis, and borders the local island communities of Terrasse-Vaudreuil, Pincourt and Notre-Dame-de-l’Île-Perrot. It also includes the small Claude Island (Île Claude). ref: Wikipedia.

Location: Vaudreuil, île Perrot, Qc, Canada
DateTimeOriginal: 2008-07-07
Copyright: Yannik Hay
Canon EOS 5D
Exposure Time: 1/1250.0 seconds
FNumber: 7.1
ISO 1000
Lens: Canon EF 17-40mm f/4 L USM@17.0 mm

Started photography in 1975.
Took photography classes.
Learned black and white dark room.
Did the transition to digital in 2005.
Learned a few post-processing programs and made my choice to Photoshop and Lightroom.

I like to shoot wildlife, birds, macro, landscapes and street photography to name a few.

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  • Bunny Clarke
    Bunny Clarkeover 4 years ago

    Gorgeous capture. I love the colors in this.

  • Thanks so much Bunny :)

    – Yannik Hay

  • icesrun
    icesrunover 4 years ago

    Such a beautiful capture, you were in the right place at the right time!!

  • Thanks so much my friend :)

    – Yannik Hay

  • SharonD
    SharonDover 4 years ago

    Wow, simply gorgeous.

  • Thanks so much Sharon :)

    – Yannik Hay

  • DonDavisUK
    DonDavisUKover 4 years ago

    Wonderful capture Yannik.

  • Thanks so much Don :)

    – Yannik Hay

  • John44
    John44over 4 years ago

    Oh Yan.. this is so close to my daughter ( as you know)
    and what a fine skillfull shot you made of this
    FAV and cheerio

  • Hi bro, this was captured the day before our meet in Quebec city when we went in the old town and also at Montmorency falls. I’m pleased that you like it. cheerio :)

    – Yannik Hay

  • duncandragon
    duncandragonover 4 years ago

    Serene and beautiful!

  • Thanks so much Duncan :)

    – Yannik Hay

  • Andrew Murrell
    Andrew Murrellover 4 years ago

    Rich colours Yannik

  • Thanks so much Andrew and for the fav :)

    – Yannik Hay

  • Wanda Dumas
    Wanda Dumasover 4 years ago

    Lovely Yan. I really like the way the sky is so blue, yet the water is tinted in orange. Very nice!

  • Hello dear Wanda, thx for the great comment :) This is not far from your place I guess. Have a wonderful day tomorrow, I am looking forward to see the photos you will bring back. I will think of you both. Take care :)

    – Yannik Hay

  • Stormygirl
    Stormygirlover 4 years ago

  • Thank you for the honour on featuring my work. I am very pleased and a nice surprise on this Saturday morning to wake up to :)

    – Yannik Hay

  • rocamiadesign
    rocamiadesignover 4 years ago

    Beautiful scene, Yannik! Congratulations on your feature!

  • Thank you for the great compliment. I am very glad that you like it. Thanks bunch for the fav and congratulations also. Have a great day :)

    – Yannik Hay

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