Castnet at Sunrise

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Comments (15)

Eva Lewitus on May 9, 2012

Hi Karen I saw your photos also in Facebook,but here they look so much better! I love the splash the net makes on the water! Is the fisherman standing on a surfboard? LIKE

Karen Raley on May 9, 2012

Hi Eva. I think FB dulls them down terribly. The fisherman, by the way, is standing on the bottom of the river (actually a lagoon). It is pretty shallow even way out. But he is close to shore. I am standing right at water's edge taking this pic.

Eva Lewitus on May 9, 2012

It looks as if you´d be in the water! .. Did he fish anything?

Karen Raley on May 10, 2012

Hi again, Eva, they go out at dawn and sunrise to throw their castnets. Then they use the small fish they net as bait and go fishing for the bigger fish immediately after that. Sometimes they fish in the Indian River lagoon (which is in this pic) or sometimes they drive over to the beach (5 minutes away) and fish in the Atlantic. I did not stay to see where he went to fish.

Hollis chen on May 10, 2012

very Nice capture..

LIKE very good photo..

Greetings from Taiwan,HungChu Chen

B. Pejchinov on May 10, 2012

Very beautiful photo! Like!!!

Greetings, Blagoj

Karen Raley on May 10, 2012

Thank you, Blagoj. Greetings from Florida, Karen

& on May 15, 2012

This is really a nice image!!! like

Karen Raley on May 15, 2012

Thank you, &, for your comment and visit. Best wishes from Florida, Karen

Bassam Jayousi on May 17, 2012

Wonderful composition, great view and shot! Like

Greetings, Bassam

Joaquim Marchão on May 26, 2012


Wonderful sunrise view!

Thanks for visiting and your nice comment on my photos!

Greetings from Portugal,
Joaquim Marchão

taoy on June 16, 2012

Great shot. Voted+Like

Greetings from Tokyo, Japan.

Tevfik Teker on August 11, 2012

Another good work from you, marvelous...

ziuamarinei on February 4, 2013

Nice sunrise. Like.

Corey Coyle on August 17, 2015

Very Beautiful Picture!!!!



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