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The sand on Luskentyre Beach, Harris, Outer Hebrides. v2 is another patch.
Suggestions and criticisms are welcome. Thanks for looking!
Ann

Camera:Canon EOS 60D
Lens:Sigma 17-70mm F2.8-4.5DCMacroAsp.IF HSM
Recording media:RAW (digital)
Date Taken:4 Jul 2012 - 3:42 PM
Focal Length:25mm
Aperture:f/9.0
Shutter Speed:1/200sec
ISO:100
Title:Luskentyre abstract
Username:AnnChown AnnChown
Uploaded:25 Jul 2012 - 1:29 PM
Tags:General, Harris, Landscape / travel, Outer hebrides, Sand, Specialist / abstract, Wildlife / nature
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CarolG
CarolG e2 Member 7128 forum postsCarolG vcard Greece16 Constructive Critique Points
25 Jul 2012 - 1:33 PM

Wonderful abstracts, Ann, I think V.2 is my favourite. Carol

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paskinmj
paskinmj  5 United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
25 Jul 2012 - 1:34 PM

Great abstract captured.
Matt

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mrswoolybill
mrswoolybill Critique Team 7394 forum postsmrswoolybill vcard United Kingdom967 Constructive Critique Points
25 Jul 2012 - 1:35 PM

Intriguing - I assume that different rocks erode to form different grades of sand particles, and the action of the waves sorts them. In much the same way as the lumps always rise to the top when I'm sifting flour.
I think I favour V2, it seems to relate to the textures of the original rocks.
Moira

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morpheus1955
morpheus1955 e2 Member 7morpheus1955 vcard United Kingdom2 Constructive Critique Points
25 Jul 2012 - 1:44 PM

Two fantastic images, love the colours and patterns, both are fabulous. I can just see them printed large on the lobby wall of a building like the 'Shard' Smile

Hugh

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mikbee
mikbee e2 Member 7mikbee vcard Scotland7 Constructive Critique Points
25 Jul 2012 - 1:46 PM

Looks like you are in a sandstorm here Ann !!
Good abstracts.
Mick.

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RonnieAG
RonnieAG e2 Member 4139 forum postsRonnieAG vcard Scotland110 Constructive Critique Points
25 Jul 2012 - 2:15 PM

Beautiful abstracts created by the sand and water movement: well spotted, Ann, and so well captured in exquisite detail and colours.
Ronnie.

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MalcolmM
MalcolmM e2 Member 8MalcolmM vcard Scotland3 Constructive Critique Points
25 Jul 2012 - 2:17 PM

Superb natural abstract - love it !

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barbarahirst
barbarahirst e2 Member 6barbarahirst vcard United Kingdom10 Constructive Critique Points
25 Jul 2012 - 2:24 PM

looking good both of them
thinking my vote is going to V2 .... but it is pretty close

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franken
franken e2 Member 113047 forum postsfranken vcard Wales4 Constructive Critique Points
25 Jul 2012 - 2:46 PM

They make wonderful abstracts Ann.

Ken

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taggart
taggart e2 Member 942 forum poststaggart vcard United States12 Constructive Critique Points
25 Jul 2012 - 2:47 PM

Good Eyes! a very fine abstract!

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marktc
marktc e2 Member 346 forum postsmarktc vcard United Kingdom13 Constructive Critique Points
25 Jul 2012 - 3:25 PM

Top draw abstracts here Ann, love the patterns in V2. Very nice indeed.

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woolybill1
woolybill1 e2 Member 7woolybill1 vcard United Kingdom65 Constructive Critique Points
25 Jul 2012 - 3:44 PM

Found abstracts, the best sort in my opinion. And being sand, and easily disturbed, unique and irreplaceable. Very lovely.
Regards
Bill

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gary_d
gary_d e2 Member 6519 forum postsgary_d vcard Wales12 Constructive Critique Points
25 Jul 2012 - 4:32 PM

These would make great textured layers to add to an image, two great images. - gary

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nicedayout
25 Jul 2012 - 4:38 PM

A great find and capture.

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fentiger
fentiger e2 Member 13915 forum postsfentiger vcard England22 Constructive Critique Points
25 Jul 2012 - 4:46 PM

Great observation to capture these super abstract.

Albert

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andylea
andylea  537 forum posts United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
25 Jul 2012 - 4:53 PM

two wonderful abstracts ann very well spotted v2 for me today a cracker nice one Wink
andy

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WhiteRose1
WhiteRose1 e2 Member 41028 forum postsWhiteRose1 vcard England133 Constructive Critique Points
25 Jul 2012 - 5:03 PM

I thought you had done a super-macro of a butterfly wing at first, Ann. They do look good on their own but would they be suitable for another triptych? Have to say if it was me, after taking these I would have looked for an interesting rock/stone/pebble and dropped it in somewhere Tongue

Dave

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Badgerfred
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25 Jul 2012 - 5:40 PM

2 super images Ann, V2 my favourite,
Fred.

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MalcolmM
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25 Jul 2012 - 5:44 PM

back for second look - superb abstracts, V1 shades it for me.
Malcolm

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SlowSong
SlowSong e2 Member 54203 forum postsSlowSong vcard England28 Constructive Critique Points
25 Jul 2012 - 5:46 PM

Super patterns.

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EAS
EAS e2 Member 5EAS vcard Scotland13 Constructive Critique Points
25 Jul 2012 - 6:28 PM

These are so lovely. I like both!

Ann

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lifesnapper
lifesnapper e2 Member 8lifesnapper vcard England1 Constructive Critique Points
25 Jul 2012 - 6:38 PM

And did you know Ann, that the Outer Hebrides is Home to the oldes Cathedral in the UK ? It pre-dates Canterbury Cathedral, but was built during the time that it was owned by Norway. So I guess it dosn't count Wink Canterbury Cathedral is still the oldest on British mainland, so what the hell Smile

John Smile

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derekhansen
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25 Jul 2012 - 7:44 PM

They both work very well Ann. Colour contrast between blue/black and gold/orange is always appealing.
Derek

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bricurtis
bricurtis e2 Member 91887 forum postsbricurtis vcard England48 Constructive Critique Points
25 Jul 2012 - 8:43 PM

V1 for me Ann - both interesting abstracts though.
Brian.

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jdinne
jdinne  11 England
25 Jul 2012 - 9:14 PM

Both amazing, Ann.........

John

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Lillian
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25 Jul 2012 - 9:46 PM

Wonderful textures and colours
Lillian

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jasonrwl
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25 Jul 2012 - 10:18 PM

These make great abstracts Ann - v1 for me
Jason

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annettep38
annettep38 e2 Member 3186 forum postsannettep38 vcard France30 Constructive Critique Points
25 Jul 2012 - 11:53 PM

there is a type of sandstone that comes with similar pictures between the layers Smile Sometimes they look like ferns.
hard to decide between the two. Illike the grassy aspect of v2 but hten I would prefer it to grow upwards.
v1 is a bit like a seashell macro.
They are both gorgeous!!

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Chinga
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26 Jul 2012 - 8:34 AM

Lovely abstract... IB

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pascalg
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26 Jul 2012 - 6:05 PM

fine abstract

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fazzer
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29 Jul 2012 - 6:24 PM

nicely seen ,2 great abstractsSmile

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Niknut
Niknut e2 Member 4513 forum postsNiknut vcard United Kingdom60 Constructive Critique Points
30 Jul 2012 - 5:04 PM

Oooer ?....missed this one !!

Fascinating & quite beautiful shot !!!....lovely graphic qualities in this bit of 'natures-palette' !!!!.....1st class !

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1 Aug 2012 - 8:02 AM

I love the wave motion and the blending colours from the different particles, some shells and the others washed down from the mountains streams. A magical place and I must go back again soon.

Sorry to have missed this one Ann, how could I?

Dougie

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