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Taken a few weeks ago, another i have just got round to processing , a flax field prior to harvest, beneath another beautiful sky enhanced with polariser.
Cheers.
Darryl.

Brand:NIKON CORPORATION
Camera:Nikon D90 Check out Nikon Nation!
Recording media:JPEG (digital)
Date Taken:16 Aug 2012 - 11:49 AM
Focal Length:12mm
Lens Max Aperture:f/4.0
Aperture:f/16.0
Shutter Speed:1/60sec
Exposure Comp:0.0
ISO:200
Exposure Mode:Aperture-priority AE
Metering Mode:Multi-segment
Flash:No Flash
White Balance:Auto
Title:Flax Pods
Username:carper123 carper123
Uploaded:16 Sep 2012 - 8:21 PM
Tags:Black and white monochrome landscape farming agriculture flax linseed., General
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Votes:35
Voters:RazvanD · rayme330 · LizMutimer · Altruizin · Spangle2008 · BlessedCheesemaker · Badgerfred · nonur · longhoss · netta1234 · fazzer · WhiteRose1 · UrbaneMagick · 213hardy · moiral · clintQB · fificat100 · reflectionsinlight · gwynn56 · canonfan · paskinmj · NDODS · Ade_Osman · woolybill1 · Tibetan · Philip_H · jdinne · digital_boi · Niknut · AnnChown · aniamoore · Rod20 · Glostopcat · annettep38 · curlyfilm ·
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rayme330
rayme330 Plus Member 3rayme330 vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
16 Sep 2012 - 8:29 PM

Dramatic skies are beginning to be a trademark, Darryl. And so they should as they help create drama and tone as in this very good mono image.


Ray

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Altruizin
Altruizin  3 United Kingdom
16 Sep 2012 - 8:35 PM

almost alien. Like a lot...

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Spangle2008
16 Sep 2012 - 8:43 PM

Another lovely shot, and conversion to B&W.

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nonur
nonur Plus Member 6nonur vcard Turkey9 Constructive Critique Points
16 Sep 2012 - 8:49 PM

Superb mono conversion, dramatic sky and light, Darryl! A very pleasing image.

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longhoss
longhoss Plus Member 5longhoss vcard United Kingdom
16 Sep 2012 - 9:00 PM

great image Darryl
the mono gives it a sci Fi mood
Glyn

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netta1234
netta1234 Plus Member 3228 forum postsnetta1234 vcard Wales1 Constructive Critique Points
16 Sep 2012 - 9:09 PM

Great mono image
NettaSmile

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fazzer
fazzer Plus Member 544 forum postsfazzer vcard United Kingdom6 Constructive Critique Points
16 Sep 2012 - 9:14 PM

wierd and wonderfulSmile

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WhiteRose1
WhiteRose1 Plus Member 51241 forum postsWhiteRose1 vcard England142 Constructive Critique Points
16 Sep 2012 - 9:16 PM

A strong mono, Darryl, with an excellent sky.

Dave

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UrbaneMagick
UrbaneMagick Plus Member 3153 forum postsUrbaneMagick vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
16 Sep 2012 - 9:23 PM

your polariser + good skies + mono = strong , dramatic work Darryl!

Sung in the voice & tune of Michael Jackson's song : " I believe the monos are the future!"

Gareth Smile

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clintQB
clintQB  351 forum posts United Kingdom
16 Sep 2012 - 10:17 PM

Very dramatic.....In fact dramatic-ley excellent...and thats not even a real word haha Tongue

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fificat100
16 Sep 2012 - 10:44 PM

An excellent b & w image with a wonderful sky - quite out of this world! Grin

Lavina

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16 Sep 2012 - 11:58 PM

Superb mono Darryl. A lovely dramatic sky
Jim

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paskinmj
paskinmj  6 United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
17 Sep 2012 - 1:54 AM

Amazing image. Love the contrast.
Matt

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NDODS Plus Member 43883 forum postsNDODS vcard United Kingdom108 Constructive Critique Points
17 Sep 2012 - 5:04 AM

I am rather taken back, stunning quality, beautifully composed and processed monochromes, simply top notch, and deserved of many accolades.

Regards Nathan

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Ade_Osman Plus Member 114521 forum postsAde_Osman vcard England36 Constructive Critique Points
17 Sep 2012 - 5:05 AM

hey you only get one award in a week from me mate.......Another blindingly good image, well done again....

Ade Smile

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Tibetan
Tibetan  2 England
17 Sep 2012 - 11:34 AM

The contrast between the sky and pods is what makes this shot for me a brilliant concept in mono, regards Leon.GrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrin

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jdinne
jdinne  11 England
17 Sep 2012 - 12:33 PM

Great conversion Darryl, love that sky.

John

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digital_boi
17 Sep 2012 - 2:07 PM

very good capture works so very well as mono

GrahamGrinGrinGrin

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AnnChown
AnnChown Plus Member 5195 forum postsAnnChown vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
17 Sep 2012 - 5:33 PM

I really like this - it works really well. Love that sky...
Ann

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aniamoore
aniamoore  2 United Kingdom
17 Sep 2012 - 6:27 PM

Love it again, Darryl!!!!! AniaWink

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Rod20
Rod20  377 forum posts United Kingdom
18 Sep 2012 - 8:33 PM

Nice.Smile

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19 Sep 2012 - 10:44 AM

The mono has worked brilliantly here, a fine rural landscape with a superb sky

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annettep38
annettep38 Plus Member 3191 forum postsannettep38 vcard France33 Constructive Critique Points
4 Oct 2012 - 4:21 PM

a flax explosion of great impact!
well converted.

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curlyfilm
curlyfilm  10134 forum posts
10 Oct 2012 - 9:02 PM

stunning! i love a complex b&w pic!

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