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For want of a pin the band was lost!

A contribution to a silly wet Sunday.
Click here to see the end performance after the pin was found

Brand:NIKON CORPORATION
Camera:Nikon D80 Check out Nikon Nation!
Lens:28-300mm f/3.5-5.6 G VR
Recording media:JPEG (digital)
Date Taken:20 May 2012 - 1:51 PM
Focal Length:300mm
Lens Max Aperture:f/5.7
Aperture:f/6.3
Shutter Speed:1/160sec
Exposure Comp:0.0
ISO:400
Exposure Mode:Aperture-priority AE
Metering Mode:Multi-segment
Flash:No Flash
Title:" Where on earth is that Pin"
Username:barbarahirst barbarahirst
Uploaded:3 Jun 2012 - 11:43 AM
Tags:Close-up / macro.Street Photography.Rust & corrosion, Humour / fun, Photo journalism
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Rende
Rende Plus Member 737 forum postsRende vcard Netherlands4 Constructive Critique Points
3 Jun 2012 - 11:46 AM

Wonderful and original still life Barbara Smile
Rende

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lesliea
lesliea Plus Member 5lesliea vcard Australia
3 Jun 2012 - 11:47 AM

Very nice image Barbara nice colours and tones.
Allen, Smile

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CarolG
CarolG Plus Member 8153 forum postsCarolG vcard Greece18 Constructive Critique Points
3 Jun 2012 - 11:47 AM

Some wonderful textures in this one, Barbs Smile Carol

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achieverswales
achieverswales Plus Member 4achieverswales vcard Wales101 Constructive Critique Points
3 Jun 2012 - 11:48 AM

Good textures and tones Barbara.

Regards

Trev.

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RonnieAG
RonnieAG Plus Member 5143 forum postsRonnieAG vcard Scotland114 Constructive Critique Points
3 Jun 2012 - 11:51 AM

You must have been on the Mikbee photography course, BarbaraWinkWink: fine textures and colours.
Ronnie.

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woolybill1
woolybill1 Plus Member 8woolybill1 vcard United Kingdom65 Constructive Critique Points
3 Jun 2012 - 11:52 AM

Very well observed, Barbara. Silly AND rusty Grin
Bill

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marktc
marktc Plus Member 459 forum postsmarktc vcard United Kingdom13 Constructive Critique Points
3 Jun 2012 - 11:53 AM

Great fun composition Barbara

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nikshot
nikshot Plus Member 5nikshot vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
3 Jun 2012 - 11:55 AM

Perfect rusty shot, Love this one.

Nick

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canonfan
canonfan Plus Member 4canonfan vcard United Kingdom
3 Jun 2012 - 11:56 AM

Excellent still life Barbara
Jim

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jdinne
jdinne  11 England
3 Jun 2012 - 11:58 AM

Lovely rusty textures Barbara, like it.

Rgds

John

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jonwebber
jonwebber Plus Member 6jonwebber vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
3 Jun 2012 - 12:07 PM

Wonderfully rusty, and a tale to tell.
jon

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netta1234
netta1234 Plus Member 2221 forum postsnetta1234 vcard Wales1 Constructive Critique Points
3 Jun 2012 - 12:23 PM

Nice rust and great texture here
Netta

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saeidNL
saeidNL Plus Member 5saeidNL vcard Netherlands3 Constructive Critique Points
3 Jun 2012 - 12:43 PM

Stunning capture,Barbara. Well done,
Saeid

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WhiteRose1
WhiteRose1 Plus Member 41169 forum postsWhiteRose1 vcard England139 Constructive Critique Points
3 Jun 2012 - 1:16 PM

I should think the band would have problems hearing this drop playing those instruments...

Dave

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saltireblue
saltireblue Site Moderator 44379 forum postssaltireblue vcard Norway26 Constructive Critique Points
3 Jun 2012 - 1:39 PM

What a motley collection, Barbara. An open safety pin (cue H&S, that could be lethal), some wrought iron, a metal weight and some dert great big spanners, all entangled by some form of string bondage fetish it would seem.Grin

Malc

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Herge88
Herge88 Plus Member 740 forum postsHerge88 vcard England4 Constructive Critique Points
3 Jun 2012 - 1:41 PM

Nice bit of rust for Mick here.

Best Matt

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Len1950
Len1950 Plus Member 5Len1950 vcard England
3 Jun 2012 - 1:48 PM

Fabulous detail and textures amongst the rust.

Len

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morpheus1955
morpheus1955 Plus Member 8morpheus1955 vcard United Kingdom2 Constructive Critique Points
3 Jun 2012 - 2:04 PM

Superb shot, great textures and tones.

Hugh

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reflectionsinlight
reflectionsinlight Plus Member 2reflectionsinlight vcard England
3 Jun 2012 - 2:51 PM

like the colour texture and offset comp

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taggart
taggart Plus Member 1042 forum poststaggart vcard United States12 Constructive Critique Points
3 Jun 2012 - 3:07 PM

Lots of great rust and shapes---- the pin will turn up!

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SlowSong
SlowSong Plus Member 64868 forum postsSlowSong vcard England29 Constructive Critique Points
3 Jun 2012 - 3:25 PM

Pins are very important. You never know when you're going to need one. Smile
Chris

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andylea
andylea  637 forum posts United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
3 Jun 2012 - 3:46 PM

rust and gold here barbara brilliant detail and textures wonderful comp and colours abelter nice one Wink
andy

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TrevBatWCC
TrevBatWCC Plus Member 6TrevBatWCC vcard England8 Constructive Critique Points
3 Jun 2012 - 3:54 PM

Mikbee will love this! Some fine specimens of rust here, Barbs Wink
Trev Smile

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CaroleS
CaroleS Plus Member 452 forum postsCaroleS vcard United Kingdom3 Constructive Critique Points
3 Jun 2012 - 5:19 PM

Certainly a different take on looking for a needle in a haystack!!! Terrific shot - Carole

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helenlinda
helenlinda Plus Member 7338 forum postshelenlinda vcard United Kingdom21 Constructive Critique Points
3 Jun 2012 - 7:54 PM

Splendid detail and well composed shot Barbara SmileSmile
Helen

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3 Jun 2012 - 9:33 PM

excellent!

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pluckyfilly Plus Member 8323 forum postspluckyfilly vcard United Kingdom33 Constructive Critique Points
3 Jun 2012 - 9:48 PM

bondage springs to mind but its a great find

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mikbee
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3 Jun 2012 - 10:12 PM

My wedding anniversary next month and what a superb present these rusty spanners would make.
I don't think much of the way you wrap up presents however,
and you can keep the safety pin.
After what will be 37 years of marriage,
a nappy pin is the last thing I will need !!
Mick.

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sweetpea62 Plus Member 4sweetpea62 vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
3 Jun 2012 - 11:11 PM

Your making Mick jealous BarbaraGrin lovely light and detail,well done..Lin

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4 Jun 2012 - 4:34 AM

A "pin" sharp image Barb Tongue ...Bill

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Scottishlandscapes Plus Member 1068 forum postsScottishlandscapes vcard Scotland35 Constructive Critique Points
4 Jun 2012 - 6:44 AM

That's a strong wee safety pin if it's to hold up all that metal and rust.

Dougie

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Chinga
Chinga Plus Member 4Chinga vcard United Kingdom
4 Jun 2012 - 6:49 AM

The shot is interesting. The visual is very efective! An almost painterly look with all that rich rust
As for the safety pin.... It really adds to the composition. IB

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gajewski Plus Member 10gajewski vcard United States9 Constructive Critique Points
4 Jun 2012 - 7:56 AM

A great bit of rust -- nice gritty detail.

-=\Walter

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lifesnapper Plus Member 8lifesnapper vcard England1 Constructive Critique Points
4 Jun 2012 - 9:01 AM

Brilliant Barbara, glad your 'Queendom' wasn't lost Smile

John Smile

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Good rust nice colours, like the title.

John

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AnnChown Plus Member 5195 forum postsAnnChown vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
4 Jun 2012 - 10:15 AM

I want to reach out and touch that rust - the textures and colours are wonderful Barbara!!
Ann

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ChiliMan Plus Member 8135 forum postsChiliMan vcard Singapore17 Constructive Critique Points
4 Jun 2012 - 11:09 AM

SUCH a beautiful shot. The colours, the textures, that amazing focus on the trussed spanner head in front...wow. I just handed out my UA but know that I am, in spirit, giving you an UA right now as I gaze upon this image, Barbara.

Andrew

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digital_boi
4 Jun 2012 - 11:59 AM

great colours and tones Barbara and the texture is all there

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4 Jun 2012 - 5:09 PM

I was in the middle of looking at this when my internet connection went down. Back again - that little safety pin just makes this. At first I thought it was some of Mick's rust, to find it is your rust Smile
A wonderful textural and interesting found still life.

Anne

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Lillian Plus Member 5Lillian vcard United Kingdom16 Constructive Critique Points
4 Jun 2012 - 7:31 PM

Well certainly one to make you think about it Barbara...
you spot and capture some really different images
well done
Lillian

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6 Jun 2012 - 1:07 PM

Great rust colours and tones in this! Love the arrangementGrin
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6 Jun 2012 - 4:53 PM

Are you trying to compete with Mick. good detail. paul

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