Little Girl with Red Beach Pail — Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge: Letter H – Topic for this week is Happy

This is our entry in Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge: Letter H – Topic for this week is Happy.

This little girl is happily running to the ocean to fill her red beach pail with water for building a sand castle.

This photo was taken on May 26, 2017, during the golden hour before sunset, still 40 minutes away. Specs are:

Olympus TG-4, ISO 100, f/4.9, 1/250 sec, 18 mm.

Enjoying the Sand of Fort Kochi Beach

This is our entry in Dutch goes the Photo’s! Tuesday Photo Challenge – Sand.

This mother and her children are enjoying the sandy Fort Kochi Beach in the South India state of Kerala. Just after 5 pm, the wind was blowing alternately hot and cool from the Arabian Sea onto the beach.

This photo was taken on March 17, 2013. Specs are:

Olympus TG-1, ISO 100, f/6.3, 1/500 sec, 18 mm.

 

Three Shadows

This is our entry in Dutch goes the Photo!’s Tuesday Photo Challenge – Three.

Three long shadows are cast by the early morning sun. The receding wave cannot erase them from the shell-crusted sand.

 

This photo was taken at 8:30 am on June 2, 2017. Specs are:

Olympus TG-4, ISO 100, f/2.8, 1/800 sec, 4.5 mm

 

Beach or Pool? – Cee’s Which Way Photo Challenge – June 9, 2017

This is our entry in Cee’s Which Way Photo Challenge – June 9, 2017.

It’s dark and rainy. Should I go left toward the beach or right toward the pool? Or just stay in and read a good book?

Beach or Pool?
Beach or Pool?

This photo was taken on May 28, 2017. Specs are:

Olympus TG-4,  ISO 800, f/2, 1/40, 4.5 mm

Atlantic Beach Walk

This photo was taken on the beach near Fort Macon at Atlantic Beach, North Carolina. Many who walk this beach carry a collecting bag and scan the large offerings of seashells for just that perfect shell to take home as a souvenir. The woman walking on the left in the photo already has a start on her collection.

Atlantic Beach Walk

This photo was taken on May 29, 2017. Specs are:

Olympus  TG-4, ISO 100, f/8, 1/320 sec, 4.5 mm