SalemNews.com, Salem, MA

January 2, 2014

The reader's eye


The Salem News

---- — Name: Nancy Forrant

Hometown: Beverly

Description: “This was taken Dec. 4 at the Crane Estate in Ipswich, overlooking the Italian Gardens. I love seeing the ocean in the background. I love nature shots and getting the unusual angles of things.”

Camera info: Nikon d5000

PHOTO STAFF CRITIQUE

This is a different landscape study of the Italian Gardens. The image appears a little harsh with the bumped-up contrast and existing daylight. A limited color palette slows the discovery of details within the image. But the photographer was attracted to this scene, shot it and added her fingerprint to transform the captured scene into her prized image.

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