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The Spectacle - January 2014 Sea Glass Photo Contest

by Emily Polak
(Boston, MA, USA)

The Spectacle of Spectacle Island

The Spectacle of Spectacle Island

~ submitted by Emily Polak, Boston, MA, USA

Where was this photo taken?

Spectacle Island, Boston Harbor Islands, MA

Date, time of day, and weather conditions?

Freezing cold- 20 degrees, clear sky, 2 pm

What were your feelings or impressions when taking this photo?

We were amazed at what exists along the beach of Spectacle Island. Sea glass was everywhere you looked- all colors, including reds, yellows, and purples!

What kind of camera and/or lens did you use?

Nikon instant shooter- nothing fancy.

What tips do you have for taking good photos of sea glass?

 Capture the natural beauty!

~ submitted by Emily Polak

Comments for The Spectacle - January 2014 Sea Glass Photo Contest

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Mar 12, 2014
Outright fun?
by: JRoos

Walking the beach, finding thing, taking photos - you can take those home.

They say half the fun is finding. The other half is taking it home but no more said about that LOL

Lovin' the beach, glass and all,


Jan 31, 2014
Thank you!
by: Angela

Love this photo. Fun New Years memories. So sad we couldn't take any sea glass home.

Thanks for introducing me and Brendan to the wonderful world of sea glass hunting!

Jan 29, 2014
by: Anonymous

It does look chilly but beautiful composition!

Jan 29, 2014
True dedication
by: Anonymous

Searching for sea glass in that temperature?! True dedication :) and a great way to start the new year!

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