Cretian Sunrise by Tom Gomez

Sunrise over Crete, 07:11 am, 24th September 2009. Taken from our cabin balcony as we approached Heraklion Harbour.

Crete (Greek: Κρήτη, transliteration: Krētē, modern transliteration Kriti) is the largest of the Greek islands and the fifth largest island in the Mediterranean Sea at 8,336 km² (3,219 square miles). Heraklion is the largest city and capital of Crete.

Single RAW image Tonemapped in Photomatix Pro 3.2.9.

Camera: Canon EOS 450D (Digital Rebel XSi in the USA)
Lens: Sigma 18-200mm
ISO: 200


Related shots can be found at Crete, Greece or Eastern Meditteranean.

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  • 1stImpressions
    1stImpressionsalmost 5 years ago

    perfect tom….wonderful mate……I will be there in 8 weeks time

  • Cheers Steve/Lesley. Which part are you going to? We will be heading off to Halaki (near Rhodes) in 8 weeks today.

    – Tom Gomez

  • Jadon
    Jadonalmost 5 years ago

    Wonderful shot mate, well done…

  • Thank you kindly young Jase …

    – Tom Gomez

  • 1stImpressions
    1stImpressionsalmost 5 years ago

    tell ya what tom I cant remember Lesley booked it all…will report back

  • Robin Brown
    Robin Brownalmost 5 years ago

    What a Crete Sunrise shot this is Tom absolutely Crete, fabulous in fact :o)

  • Cheers Robin, always appreciated my friend …

    – Tom Gomez

  • photogaryphy
    photogaryphyalmost 5 years ago

    Great shot Tom.

  • Thank you kindly my friend …

    – Tom Gomez

  • Catherine Hamilton-Veal  ©
    Catherine Hami...almost 5 years ago

    This is a wonderful sunrise on my birthday Tom.x

  • Happy birthday dear Catherine …

    – Tom Gomez

  • David Davies
    David Daviesalmost 5 years ago

    Nice one Tom. I want to go. Now.

  • Me too David …

    – Tom Gomez

  • Sean Farragher
    Sean Farragheralmost 5 years ago


  • Cheers Sean …

    – Tom Gomez

  • Bob Culshaw
    Bob Culshawalmost 5 years ago

    Thank you for sharing your artwork with the Photomatix HDR Group!

  • JacquiK
    JacquiKalmost 5 years ago

    This is a gorgeous sunrise Tom.

  • Thank you so much dear Jacqui …

    – Tom Gomez

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