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© John Linton
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Photo Info
UploadedOctober 23, 2014
TakenFebruary 11, 2010
Exposure1/3200 sec at f/8
FlashNo Flash
Focal Length51 mm
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Watch Hill, Westerly, RI

The Rhode Island colonial government first built a lighthouse at Watch Hill in 1745. The current Lighthouse was erected in 1856

Canon EOS 350D camera with a Sigma AF 18-200mm DC OS Zoom lens

11 February 2010

Thanks to Geoff Plant for the spotlight.

26 responses

  • daniele castellucchio

    daniele castellucchio gave props (23 Oct 2014):

    great entry!

  • William Moore

    William Moore gave props (23 Oct 2014):

    What a wonderful winter shot....What a place to live

  • JamesHarmon McQuilkin

    JamesHarmon McQuilkin   gave props (23 Oct 2014):

    great balance and clarity

  • Susan B. Griffith

    Susan B. Griffith   said (23 Oct 2014):

    Like your winterscape. Standing tall, and cool, for the theme.

  • Kathryn Meyer

    Kathryn Meyer gave props (23 Oct 2014):

    What a desolate location! Fine shot, John!

  • Donald Garrett

    Donald Garrett gave props (23 Oct 2014):

    Awesome!! Is this close to Nancy Richard?

  • Andrea Petersen

    Andrea Petersen gave props (23 Oct 2014):

    Perfect lighthouse!!!

  • Bailey Cooper

    Bailey Cooper gave props (23 Oct 2014):

    Best in show. Everybody can go home now

  • Leslie Hunziker

    Leslie Hunziker gave props (24 Oct 2014):

    looks very cold there. nice selection for the theme.

  • Geoff Plant

    Geoff Plant gave props (24 Oct 2014):


  • Scott Emery

    Scott Emery gave props (24 Oct 2014):

    Not only a fine composition but exquisitely exposed to obtain the proper white tones in this bright light. Nicely done.

  • Tom Piorkowski

    Tom Piorkowski (Deleted) gave props (24 Oct 2014):

    Well done, great composition,

  • Evelyne Schulte

    Evelyne Schulte gave props (24 Oct 2014):

    Perfect entry!

  • Susan Littlefield

    Susan Littlefield gave props (25 Oct 2014):

    They sure have white sand in Rhode Island!!!!!! :-) Wonderful shot for the theme.

  • Heather Mellon

    Heather Mellon   gave props (25 Oct 2014):

    This looks chilly.. and totally cool! Great shot and theme entry!

  • Eric Ianuzi

    Eric Ianuzi (Deleted) gave props (26 Oct 2014):

    nice image, love the snow

  • Steve Baker

    Steve Baker (Deleted) gave props (27 Oct 2014):

    Love this one. Lighthouse as well as photo.

  • Cid Couture-White

    Cid Couture-White said (27 Oct 2014):

    Monochrome threshold... marvelous!

  • Barbara Kurth

    Barbara Kurth said (27 Oct 2014):

    Great image but I can't imagine living there ! It looks SO cold !!

  • rekha nag

    rekha nag gave props (30 Oct 2014):

    Wow! Fabulous entry!

  • Frank Summers

    Frank Summers gave props (1 Nov 2014):

    Wonderful Image!

  • Ted Anderson

    Ted Anderson (Deleted) gave props (14 Nov 2014):

    Beautifully captured.

  • Carlo Pagan

    Carlo Pagan gave props (15 Nov 2014):


  • Saroj Swain

    Saroj Swain gave props (5 Dec 2014):

    Spectacular shot........

  • Joseph Rotindo

    Joseph Rotindo said (13 Dec 2014):

    One of my favourites of yours, John. Love it…!

  • Andrea Petersen

    Andrea Petersen gave props (14 Feb 2017):

    Back to vote!!!!

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