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.

 

Cee’s Black & White Photo Challenge: Shoes or Feet

Cee’s Black & White Photo Challenge: Shoes or Feet

Feet-on-the-beach
Feet on the beach

There is nothing more relaxing than standing in the edge of the ocean on a sunny, breezy day, when the biggest challenge is to take a picture of your feet before they disappear beneath the sand.