Right or wrong?

Hello, I'm new here and now looking for feedback and suggestions for improvement.
I took this photo in the Swiss Alps and am not unhappy with it, but often I'm unsure if it is too dark after all. On the other hand, I like the contrast very much and I find the special atmosphere interesting. I am looking forward to your comments :)



© 2019 Gary McGillivray-Birnie
Photographer: @mcgillivraybirniephotography
Model: Cecelia Shaw @ceceliashaw.model
Location: Brooklyn, New York
Lighting: Profoto D1 with 5foot octabox
Hasselbld H6d-50c Lens: 80mm
ISO: 100, Aperture: f/9, Shutter: 1/160s

Barn signs on Hwy 64, Hayesville

On my way back from Bell Mountain (another post), I saw this barn on the side of the highway and had to get some photos. The light was fading fast and had to expose this scene for 1.3 seconds. There were some other shots with cows that I like, but they all moved during the exposure and it looks ... a little weird. :)

Bell Mountain graffiti

The top of Bell Mountain in Hiawassee, Georgia is covered with graffiti. It was applied when the land was privately owned, and when the local government acquired the site, they left the markings as part of the mountain's heritage.

The views from the top are amazing, but I was definitely there at the wrong time to get anything good of...

Helton Creek Falls, Blairsville, GA

I posted in the Landscape and Nature group a few shots of Bald Creek Falls in Tennessee, so I figured I'd share these here.

This is the upper falls of Helton Creek Falls in Georgia, near the North Carolina border. The lower falls are also pretty, but lack the height and variety of the upper section which is only a short walk up the...


© 2019 Gary McGillivray-Birnie

Photographer: Gary McGillivray-Birnie

Model: Jenna Elisabeth
Location: Downtown Orlando, Florida
Outdoor, natural light

Sony A7rii Lens: 70-200mm f/2.8 GM
ISO: 100, Aperture: f/5.6, Shutter: 1/800s @131mm


Nature reclaims

I have been trying to capture an old fence in the woods, it always looks like it should be photographed but the idea of it and the shot never seem to match up. Any ideas?

Surfs up

Out for a ride, the waves carry on
Many days spent basking in the rays
All for the fun

Cocoa Beach is a paradise for many


Taken at Harland and Wolf ship yard ,Belfast,N.Ireland.just looking an honest opinion on how it is and what i could change to make it better :-)