Fleeting Heart

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Shot a few nice photos last evening to start 2008, but decided to continue posting what I shot last week.

Rob Hudson noted that my last shot, Two Surfers Walking Home, was more “structured” than some of my recent shots. I couldn’t agree more. As beautiful as the last shot was, I much prefer to capture the free flowing tide movements with a relatively slow shutter speed. I usually only have a few moments to capture what the tide brings. In this case, a small strand of kelp and its reflection forming a heart shape on the wet sand. By the time I left the beach, the surf had washed the sand surface clean …