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12 Features
67 Favs

  • Winner in THE “THREE TIES” CHALLENGE in the Top Shelf Wildlife group on the 2010-08-25
  • Tie Winner in “IN A PERFECT WORLD” challenge in Top Shelf Wildlife group on the 2010-08-21
  • Tie Winner in Easy on Colour challenge in Ontario group on the 2011-04-10
  • 2nd Placement in Beautiful Beaches challenge in Just Fun group on 2011-06-21
  • 4th Placement in Run for Fun challenge in This, That, and the Other Thing on 2013-05-27
  • 4th Placement in Free / freedom challenge in Visualizing Emotion group on the 2011-02-16
  • 5th Placement in WHAT IS SUMMER TO YOU challenge in MONOCHROME on the 2013-07-07
  • 5th Placement in Lifes A Beach challenge in Favourite PLACES You Take, Make or Paint group on the 2011-02-21
  • 5th Placement in Candid Photography WATER challenge in CANDID PHOTOGRAPHY group on the 2010-11-19
  • 6th Placement in OCEAN PLUS ONE challenge in The Power of Photography on 2013-09-04
  • 6th Placement in Sunrise & Sunsets challenge in Yellow Gallery in 2011-11-08
  • 7th Placement in Humans and animals challenge in Absolute Clarity on 2013-01-10
  • 7th Placement in People and Nature challenge in Just Pure Nature group on the 2010-12-21
  • 8th Placement in Dedicated to the lazy, hazy dayz of summer challenge in Just for You Dedication on 2014-07-07
  • 8th Placement in In the Shallows challenge in Life’s A Beach on 2013-09-04
  • 9th Placement in Avatar Challenge in Landscape Photography on the 2013-08-24
  • 10th Placement in Summer Days in camera in one hand & coffee/tea in the other on 2012-02-17
  • Featured in Nautical on 2012-06-26
  • Featured in International Women’s Photography on 2012-06-19
  • Featured in SUPERBLY VISUAL on 2011-10-21
  • Featured in Ontario on the 2011-05-07
  • Featured on Explore
  • Featured in High Quality Images group on the 2010-10-10.
  • Featured in That One Great Shot group on the 2010-08-27.
  • Featured in Love Affair With the Lens group on the 2010-08-11.
  • Featured in All Water in Motion and Reflections in Water on the 2010-08-09
  • Featured in JPG Cast-Offs group on the 2010-08-09.
  • Featured in Top Shelf, Wildlife group on the 2010-08-09
  • Featured in Beach, River and Lake Treasures group on the 2010-08-09

Dedicated to the lazy, hazy dayz of summer

Captured at sunset.
All natural, no collage made.
Sauble Beach is a destination for sunsets. So we had to go and see by ourselves.

Location: Sauble Beach, Lake Huron, Ontario, Canada.
DateTimeOriginal: 2009:09:23
Copyright: Yannik Hay
Canon EOS 5D Mark II
Shutter Priority: 1/400 seconds
FNumber: 4.0
ISO 250
Lens: Canon EF 16-35mm f/2.8L II USM@28.0mm


girl, gull, lake huron, sand, sauble beach, seagull, seascape, shore, sunset, water

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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  • June Ferrol
    June Ferrolalmost 4 years ago

    Beautiful colours – nice composition

  • Thank you very much June for the great comment! Have a great day :)

    – Yannik Hay

  • Polly x
    Polly xalmost 4 years ago

  • Thank you very much Polly, Cheers :)

    – Yannik Hay

  • narayan
    narayanalmost 4 years ago

    Great capture…nice colours.

  • Many thx for your great comment and for the fav. I’m very pleased that you like it :)

    – Yannik Hay

  • Hans Bax
    Hans Baxalmost 4 years ago

    Beautiful image, Yan! Well captured!!! Great compo, beautiful colours!
    Take care!

  • Many thx for your great comment. I’m very pleased that you like it :)

    – Yannik Hay

  • Vitta
    Vittaalmost 4 years ago

    Magnificent image Yannik!!! Great colors, composed and mood!! Vitta.

  • Many thx for your great comment and for the fav. I’m very pleased that you like it :)

    – Yannik Hay

  • Bellavista2
    Bellavista2almost 4 years ago

    “Congratulations Yannik!” Your Stunning image has just been Featured in the ’Beach,River and Lake Treasures Group"

  • Wow! Thank you so much! I’m very happy and honoured :)

    – Yannik Hay

  • CeePhotoArt
    CeePhotoArtalmost 4 years ago

    Congrats Yannik on your feature!!! Marvelous!!!

  • Thank you for your kind comments and congratulations. Best wishes!

    – Yannik Hay

  • Bellavista2
    Bellavista2almost 4 years ago

    Yannik you now have the Wonderful Opportunity to Enter our “August Featured Members Challenge” at the “Beach,River and Lake Treasures Group”

  • Thank you so much, take care :)

    – Yannik Hay

  • Bellavista2
    Bellavista2almost 4 years ago
  • Thx :)

    – Yannik Hay

  • Magaret Meintjes
    Magaret Meintjesalmost 4 years ago

    2010-08-09>>>>>>>>>.EXCELLENT WORK!


  • Thank you so much for the feature and the invite for the challenge. I am very happy :)

    – Yannik Hay

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