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Many thanks to Barry, Dave, Moira and Brian for their UA's on my last upload; what a great beginning of my photographic year! Smile
I took this yesterday on a walk to a neighbouring village when the setting sun obligingly lit this old barge.

Brand:Sony
Camera:Sony NEX-5N
Lens:Sony 18-55mm.
Recording media:RAW (digital)
Date Taken:1 Jan 2013 - 3:58 PM
Focal Length:28mm
Lens Max Aperture:f/4.0
Aperture:f/6.3
Shutter Speed:1/8sec
Exposure Comp:0.0
ISO:100
Exposure Mode:Aperture-priority AE
Metering Mode:Center-weighted average
Flash:Off, Did not fire
White Balance:Custom
Title:Round & Rectangle
Username:Rende Rende
Uploaded:2 Jan 2013 - 10:26 AM
Tags:Specialist / abstract
Votes:38
Voters:mrswoolybill · MattB1987 · woolybill1 · Badgerfred · Jawoi · hunter031072 · Tibetan · boov · WhiteRose1 · lonely_oryx · Joline · AnneWorner · Hermanus · joolsb · barbarahirst · taggart · helenlinda · Daisymaye · NDODS · Tooth · achieverswales · mugshotmyk · SlowSong · Niknut · franken · aniamoore · leontari · TelStar · pascalg · Alan_Baseley · wrinkles · bricurtis · pamelajean · ChrisOs · nanpantanman · cheesey · gblythe · lblythe ·
Views:147
Unique Views:53

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mrswoolybill
mrswoolybill Critique Team 8655 forum postsmrswoolybill vcard United Kingdom1178 Constructive Critique Points
2 Jan 2013 - 10:29 AM

Stunning. The subject and processing are good, but what really makes this work for me is the extra space on the right, allowing that dark patch (not a shadow, I think) on the wall to balance the tyre.
Moira

Last Modified By mrswoolybill at 2 Jan 2013 - 10:33 AM
Badgerfred
Badgerfred Plus Member 8Badgerfred vcard Wales
2 Jan 2013 - 10:33 AM

Super abstract Rende,
Fred.

woolybill1
woolybill1 Plus Member 8woolybill1 vcard United Kingdom65 Constructive Critique Points
2 Jan 2013 - 10:40 AM

I can only describe this as 'classic Rende'. The subject-matter, composition, and most of all the eye for the best possible light as well as the quirky juxtaposition. Every pixel counts: the stippling of the rust spots, the fine patterning on the wall of the tyre, the slight wobble in the weld line, the western seaboard of Africa (Wink). Good to see it at the higher resolution, too.
First class.
Happy New Year!
Regards
Bill

Last Modified By woolybill1 at 2 Jan 2013 - 10:40 AM
Tibetan
Tibetan  2 England
2 Jan 2013 - 10:46 AM

Certainly got some colours tones and textures in this shot Rende, like it regards Leon, well done.GrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrin

WhiteRose1
WhiteRose1 Plus Member 51258 forum postsWhiteRose1 vcard England142 Constructive Critique Points
2 Jan 2013 - 12:38 PM

Excellent balance, Rende, with lovely tones and textures. A lot more to see than at first appearance.

Dave

lonely_oryx
2 Jan 2013 - 12:40 PM

Lovely subtle colours and composition

Joline
Joline Plus Member 8Joline vcard United States52 Constructive Critique Points
2 Jan 2013 - 12:45 PM

It is such a treat to see your wonderful images more than once a week.
This is sheer delight to the eye.

AnneWorner
AnneWorner Plus Member 7620 forum postsAnneWorner vcard United States43 Constructive Critique Points
2 Jan 2013 - 12:59 PM

"Classic Rende" for sure. Wonderful abstract full of delicious colours and textures and a superb composition.

Anne

Hermanus
Hermanus  2 South Africa
2 Jan 2013 - 1:02 PM

What a great find !! A great photo with all the different shapes, colours and textures !!

barbarahirst
barbarahirst Plus Member 6barbarahirst vcard United Kingdom10 Constructive Critique Points
2 Jan 2013 - 1:09 PM

A great image

taggart
taggart Plus Member 1046 forum poststaggart vcard United States12 Constructive Critique Points
2 Jan 2013 - 1:13 PM

This is so wonderful! I would have stopped and togged as well!

helenlinda
helenlinda Plus Member 7338 forum postshelenlinda vcard United Kingdom22 Constructive Critique Points
2 Jan 2013 - 1:32 PM

Superb tones and textures - 1st class capture Rende SmileSmile
Helen

Daisymaye
Daisymaye Plus Member 6Daisymaye vcard Canada9 Constructive Critique Points
2 Jan 2013 - 1:46 PM

An excellent close-up. Love the textures and crop.......Sandy

NDODS
NDODS Plus Member 43907 forum postsNDODS vcard United Kingdom108 Constructive Critique Points
2 Jan 2013 - 2:35 PM

An image which mere mortals would simply dismiss.

Regards Nathan GrinGrinGrin

mugshotmyk
2 Jan 2013 - 3:51 PM

it all works so very well. The colouring and detail of the metalwork is superb but the addition of the tyre adds a whole new geometric dimension. Very well done.

SlowSong
SlowSong Plus Member 64969 forum postsSlowSong vcard England29 Constructive Critique Points
2 Jan 2013 - 4:42 PM

Beautiful shapes and shadows.
x

Niknut
Niknut Plus Member 5929 forum postsNiknut vcard United Kingdom64 Constructive Critique Points
2 Jan 2013 - 5:10 PM

Cracking shot !!!.....love the graphic quality, textures & sombre colours.....top notch stuff !!

franken
franken Plus Member 123432 forum postsfranken vcard Wales4 Constructive Critique Points
2 Jan 2013 - 5:59 PM

Wonderful abstract here Rend.

Ken

leontari
leontari Plus Member 2leontari vcard Greece
2 Jan 2013 - 8:09 PM

Superb tones, shapes and shadows
Effrossini

pascalg
pascalg Plus Member 737 forum postspascalg vcard France
3 Jan 2013 - 7:47 AM

superb!

mrswoolybill
mrswoolybill Critique Team 8655 forum postsmrswoolybill vcard United Kingdom1178 Constructive Critique Points
3 Jan 2013 - 8:47 AM

Let's make that five...

bricurtis
bricurtis Plus Member 91970 forum postsbricurtis vcard England49 Constructive Critique Points
3 Jan 2013 - 1:15 PM

Congrats on all the awards Rende - this is superb - really enjoying these large uploads. ( 50% off e2 membership now)Smile
Brian.

ChrisOs
ChrisOs  10 United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
6 Jan 2013 - 1:15 PM

What an amazing palette of colours. Great comp and detail too.
Chris

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