in the distance

Hot! In Ripple Effect
Uploaded 1 Jun 2009 — 24 favorites
Spotlight This! Enter Shoot Out
Login Required

To add items to your favorites you must login.

Already have a JPG account?


Need to create a JPG account?

JPG+ Required

Collections are a JPG+ feature. You must be a JPG+ member to create new collections and to add photos to collections.

Sign up for JPG+ to start using collections now!

© Christopher Long
Views 865
Likes 0
Favorites 24
Comments 40
Would you like to also give a props comment to the photographer?
All dislikes require a comment. Please tell us why you do not like this photo.

More of Christopher Long’s Photos

  • moments in awe
  • in the distance
  • rise of innocence
  • serenity

Submitted to Ripple Effect

  • Water drops
  • in the distance
  • Reflective City
  • Fry
Photo Info
UploadedJune 2, 2009
TakenAugust 28, 2008
Exposure1/80 sec at f/5.6
FlashNo Flash
Focal Length55 mm
No categories yet.
No tags yet.

Photo license: © All rights reserved

as i sit waiting for the clouds to break, a cargo ship moves in the distance. enjoying everyday living on the open sea. it must be nice.

virginia beach | virginia beach, va

40 responses

  • Karen K Smith

    Karen K Smith gave props (1 Jun 2009):

    absolutely FABULOUS!

  • Judy Wanamaker

    Judy Wanamaker (Deleted) gave props (1 Jun 2009):

    Chris, this is so fantastic and surreal. The bands of blue sea and sky are fabulous, as is the sun breaking through the clouds. The ship on the horizon gives great perspective. Great capture.

  • Litz Go

    Litz Go gave props (1 Jun 2009):

    Fantastic capture, Chris!

  • Susan Littlefield

    Susan Littlefield gave props (1 Jun 2009):

    Absolutely fabulous! I love the way the dark sea complements the dark clouds. That band of orange sky is so beautiful. Really a gorgeous shot!

  • daniele castellucchio

    daniele castellucchio gave props (2 Jun 2009):

    wonderful shot!

  • Ted Opderbeck

    Ted Opderbeck gave props (2 Jun 2009):

    Cool shot - great composition

  • Jyri Vissak

    Jyri Vissak gave props (2 Jun 2009):

    Wonderful clarity and lighting! Well done.

  • elfriede fulda

    elfriede fulda (Deleted) gave props (2 Jun 2009):

    Another fabulous always...

  • n n

    n n (Deleted) gave props (2 Jun 2009):

    Wonderful scenery, the light here is fantastic.

  • Andrea Petersen

    Andrea Petersen gave props (2 Jun 2009):

    I love the sun rays and yes it would be great for the workers in the cargo ship to experience seeing the beauty of the sky and its wonders that you caught here in this terrific image!

  • Dorothy Burwell

    Dorothy Burwell   gave props (2 Jun 2009):

    Awesome Colors! Great shot.

  • David M. Zuber

    David M. Zuber gave props (2 Jun 2009):

    great sky!

  • Sherry Davis Johnson

    Sherry Davis Johnson gave props (2 Jun 2009):

    I love the distant light.

  • A G

    A G gave props (2 Jun 2009):

    an excellent and exceptionally shot

  • Donna Weston

    Donna Weston gave props (2 Jun 2009):


  • Rob Roy

    Rob Roy (Deleted) gave props (2 Jun 2009):

    I'm with you, Chris!! ...ready to enlist in the Merchant Marines?

  • Nelson Campbell

    Nelson Campbell (Deleted) gave props (2 Jun 2009):


  • oliver echevarria

    oliver echevarria gave props (2 Jun 2009):

    very nice capture, love the sun rays.

  • 'nita Jean

    'nita Jean gave props (4 Jun 2009):

    Awesome! I love it!!

  • Christopher J Chalk

    Christopher J Chalk gave props (5 Jun 2009):

    Beautiful contour of colours, lovely image!

  • Deborah Downes

    Deborah Downes gave props (6 Jun 2009):

    Fabulous entry, Chris. Looks and feels like a beautiful beginning after a rough period of time.

  • Ted Gorczyca

    Ted Gorczyca gave props (6 Jun 2009):

    great shot

  • Victor Ursabia

    Victor Ursabia said (7 Jun 2009):

    beautiful capture!

  • John Linton

    John Linton gave props (7 Jun 2009):

    Rockin' the theme.

  • eithne mythen

    eithne mythen gave props (7 Jun 2009):

    Terrific shot, lovely layers of colour, beautiful..

  • Rey mos

    Rey mos gave props (8 Jun 2009):

    well done for such a stunning shot! the color makes it dramatic

  • Aaron Mythen

    Aaron Mythen gave props (10 Jun 2009):

    Nice capture!!

  • Gail Anderson

    Gail Anderson gave props (10 Jun 2009):

    wow... outstanding! the light is amazing!

  • Maureen Dai

    Maureen Dai gave props (13 Jun 2009):

    this is amazing! great capture

  • david ong

    david ong gave props (14 Jun 2009):


  • Nasera S.

    Nasera S. gave props (15 Jun 2009):

    Nice colors and wonderful shot.

  • Suzanne McGeady

    Suzanne McGeady said (16 Jun 2009):

    From a distance there is harmony
    And it echoes through the land....(Bette Midler)
    Incredible rays of layered lights.

  • Regenia Brabham

    Regenia Brabham (Deleted) gave props (16 Jun 2009):

    It must be wonderful!! A beautiful shot.

  • Steven Maguire

    Steven Maguire gave props (25 Jun 2009):

    Splendid capture!!!!

  • Laurie Search

    Laurie Search gave props (30 Jun 2009):

    Beautiful! Love those sun rays!!!

  • Lesley S

    Lesley S (Deleted) gave props (30 Jun 2009):

    Gosh, this is so beautiful!

  • Sherry

    Sherry gave props (2 Jul 2009):

    Looks like 2 worlds ready to connect!

  • maria moss-smith

    maria moss-smith (Deleted) gave props (10 Jul 2009):

    I like the tones of blue in this shot - it's a moment you'd like to witness :))

  • Karen Foto Fiddler

    Karen Foto Fiddler (Deleted) gave props (14 Jul 2009):

    WOW! gorgeous!

  • Kapil Shrotriya

    Kapil Shrotriya said (19 Jul 2009): the rays a lot

To add your comment, Log in or sign up!

Please Login or Sign Up

You must be logged in to enter photos into JPG Shoot Out contests.
Login or Sign Up