secret beach sand M

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    I wasn't quite thrilled with how my previous attempt at a M-shaped sandcastle turned out, so I tried again while in Vieques, on Secret Beach. This was the day after my digital camera got slammed by a wave, so had to make do with the lomo fisheye and an underwater disposable. The fisheye definitely came out better.

    rebranca46, ronWLS, penwren, and 6 other people added this photo to their favorites.

    1. Megan | When Harry Met Salad 74 months ago | reply

      Ooooooh, nice! I don't think you've taken a fisheye shot of one of your castles before, have you? I love the vivid colors and the way the M appears to tower over everything.

    2. Leela.a 74 months ago | reply

      Nice! For Matt!

    3. sandcastlematt 74 months ago | reply

      Megan: I've taken a few in the past, but always been really disappointed - the fisheye distortion and grain just doesn't help the sandcastle. I was pretty happy with how this came out, though. The disposable camera's shots aren't bad either, so may post one for another view...eventually.

      Leila: I didn't even think of that! ;-) Maybe I'll make an icon out of it.

    4. smacss 74 months ago | reply

      That is great - it's very graphic and structured - love the fisheye here.

    5. Paul Keleher 74 months ago | reply

      Nice work, can't wait till summer to see more

    6. Leela.a 74 months ago | reply

      Looks good-nice and colorful too!

    7. penwren 74 months ago | reply

      This is just brilliant! The fisheye worked well here, and the colours are gorgeous. I can see why you returned to Vieques - all that sand... but Secret Beach may not be so secret now! ;-)

    8. seemownay 74 months ago | reply

      This is a great shot!

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    9. rebranca46 74 months ago | reply

      fantastic !.....this isn't only a beautiful artwork, is a magical shot :-))

    10. Ming chai 74 months ago | reply

      " Beautiful " !!!

    11. christaki 74 months ago | reply

      M marks the spot!

    12. sierra.blu 74 months ago | reply

      what a beautiful day....... the M looks so strong!!

    13. korrileigh04 74 months ago | reply

      I love the way it came out!

    14. ..Kelly. 74 months ago | reply

      I don't know how you create these sculptures, but they're truly amazing!

    15. Dimitri SoyFeliz 55 months ago | reply

      McDonald's? // Regardless, that's incredible work!! kudos!!

    16. Yiie 49 months ago | reply

      Great photo! I've featured this in a Photoble article on the Lomo Fisheye camera:
      www.photoble.com/photo-inspiration/review-lomography-fish...

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