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Another from Hastings taken ten days ago. Converted to b&w in Lightroom.
Thank you for your comments and the debate on The Open Door - and extra special thanks to Chris, Ken, Albert, Martin and Dougie for their UAs! I'm running out of images of Cuba, so won't be able to keep up this wonderful level of interest for much longer!
Have a good day - sun's out and I'm off for a nine mile walk with an old friend so I'll catch up later.
Ann

Camera:Canon EOS 60D
Lens:Sigma 17-70mm F2.8-4.5DCMacroAsp.IF HSM
Recording media:RAW (digital)
Title:RX58
Username:AnnChown AnnChown
Uploaded:20 Jun 2012 - 10:07 AM
Tags:Black & white, Fishing boat, Hastings, Landscape / travel, The stade
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nonur
nonur e2 Member 5nonur vcard Turkey8 Constructive Critique Points
20 Jun 2012 - 10:30 AM

I like the pov and wonderful tones! Wish you had more of Cuba...Ann!

Last Modified By nonur at 20 Jun 2012 - 10:31 AM

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andylea
andylea  537 forum posts United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
20 Jun 2012 - 10:40 AM

brilliant comp ann love the pov wonderful detail and textures a cracking mono nice one Wink
andy

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morpheus1955
morpheus1955 e2 Member 7morpheus1955 vcard United Kingdom2 Constructive Critique Points
20 Jun 2012 - 10:46 AM

Wonderful image Ann, great pov and composition, fabulous textures and tones, really works well as a mono.

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Richsr
Richsr e2 Member 790 forum postsRichsr vcard England209 Constructive Critique Points
20 Jun 2012 - 10:47 AM

Like the choice of mono for this Ann, good details too
Regards Richard

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marktc
marktc e2 Member 347 forum postsmarktc vcard United Kingdom13 Constructive Critique Points
20 Jun 2012 - 10:56 AM

PoV perfect... strong composition all round great image Ann.

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mrjes
mrjes  11 United States
20 Jun 2012 - 10:57 AM

What a stunning image!
Sam

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ahughes3
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20 Jun 2012 - 11:00 AM

It's a hooray from me. The low angle make this a beast of a boat looming down on us. The mono adds to the mood of the shot. A cracking inspiring shot, makes me want to go out and try it now!

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RonnieAG
RonnieAG e2 Member 4139 forum postsRonnieAG vcard Scotland112 Constructive Critique Points
20 Jun 2012 - 11:22 AM

Fine capture using floor level POV, Ann: good symmetry achieved and the B and W presentation works nicely.
Ronnie.

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mrswoolybill
mrswoolybill Critique Team 7435 forum postsmrswoolybill vcard United Kingdom1024 Constructive Critique Points
20 Jun 2012 - 11:41 AM

Yes, the sun has come out! We have shadows showing up textures. Lovely strong image, enjoy your walk. We're out walking this afternoon, looking for wild orchids.
Moira

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mikbee
mikbee e2 Member 7mikbee vcard Scotland7 Constructive Critique Points
20 Jun 2012 - 11:54 AM

Like the low POV Ann.
A splendid mono shot.
Mick.

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Fefe
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20 Jun 2012 - 11:58 AM

Great! Like a lot!
Diane

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taggart
taggart e2 Member 1042 forum poststaggart vcard United States12 Constructive Critique Points
20 Jun 2012 - 12:32 PM

This is a very imposing image--- mono tones are done to perfection!

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fentiger
fentiger e2 Member 13915 forum postsfentiger vcard England22 Constructive Critique Points
20 Jun 2012 - 12:42 PM

A bold composition. My initial thought was that it would look good in sepia.

Albert

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CaroleS
CaroleS e2 Member 434 forum postsCaroleS vcard United Kingdom3 Constructive Critique Points
20 Jun 2012 - 12:50 PM

Great mono tones Ann and a very good composition too.
Carole

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barbarahirst
barbarahirst e2 Member 6barbarahirst vcard United Kingdom10 Constructive Critique Points
20 Jun 2012 - 1:02 PM

good old Hastings .... never fails for the photographer
this really is a belter and all the better with your treatment

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Badgerfred
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20 Jun 2012 - 1:21 PM

Super mono, great pov,
Fred.

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gingerdelight
20 Jun 2012 - 1:41 PM

A superb mono here Ann!
Carol

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mashwood10
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20 Jun 2012 - 1:56 PM


Quote: Fine capture using floor level POV, Ann: good symmetry achieved and the B and W presentation works nicely.
Ronnie.

Fabulous GrinGrin

Pam

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cabbie
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20 Jun 2012 - 2:54 PM

Great mono. Hope you had a good walk

Bob

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CarolG
CarolG e2 Member 7128 forum postsCarolG vcard Greece17 Constructive Critique Points
20 Jun 2012 - 3:07 PM

Great pov, Ann, well presented. Carol

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franken
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20 Jun 2012 - 3:50 PM

Well composed and lovely tones in this Ann.

Ken

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ChiliMan
ChiliMan e2 Member 8135 forum postsChiliMan vcard Singapore17 Constructive Critique Points
20 Jun 2012 - 4:16 PM

9 mile walk! I'm about to get off my chair with a grunt for that arduous 9 second walk to my fridge to get another cold one. We lead such different lives, Ann Grin

LOVE this shot. So very dramatic with that POV and the tones are so rich! Great light Smile

Andrew

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nikshot
nikshot  5 United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
20 Jun 2012 - 5:08 PM

Great choice for this one Ann, lovely tones.

Nick

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jonwebber
jonwebber  6 United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
20 Jun 2012 - 5:43 PM

I think this really is what the Stade is about.
jon

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danbrann
danbrann e2 Member 10473 forum postsdanbrann vcard 15 Constructive Critique Points
20 Jun 2012 - 5:57 PM

mie walk...will we ever hear from you again I wonder. A good study Ann.

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gajewski
gajewski e2 Member 10gajewski vcard United States9 Constructive Critique Points
20 Jun 2012 - 6:05 PM

Nice mono conversion and I really like your POV in this shot.
-=\Walter

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WhiteRose1
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20 Jun 2012 - 7:16 PM

9 miles!! That's a lot of chat!!!TongueGrin Super strong head on composition, Ann, goes well with the contrasty mono - in your face excellence.


Dave

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lifesnapper
lifesnapper e2 Member 8lifesnapper vcard England1 Constructive Critique Points
20 Jun 2012 - 7:18 PM

Great idea to go Mono on this one Ann, such good detail in this lovely composition. Well done.

John Smile

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bricurtis
bricurtis e2 Member 91904 forum postsbricurtis vcard England48 Constructive Critique Points
20 Jun 2012 - 8:25 PM

Well I'm going against the field on this Ann this looks very drab to me. I like the pov and you have good detail - but you need to go into curves and adjust the RH slider point back until it meets the graph - this will look a completely different image then..
Hope you don't mind my suggestion.Smile
Brian.

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Niknut
Niknut e2 Member 4600 forum postsNiknut vcard United Kingdom63 Constructive Critique Points
20 Jun 2012 - 8:54 PM

Great shot !!.....strong composition, with gorgeous quality !!

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sweetpea62
sweetpea62 e2 Member 4sweetpea62 vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
20 Jun 2012 - 9:36 PM

Great shot in mono Ann,will have to brave and try one..Lin

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Mynett
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21 Jun 2012 - 8:09 AM

converted so well to mono this is impressive with the pov making powerful impact

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Michaela_Solway

Super low POV with great impact on the mono tones ... 9 miles! Cripes.. Think I did 3 miles on Monday & that was enough at snails pace

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Cor
Cor  5 Belgium
21 Jun 2012 - 9:09 AM

Excellent mono*****Smile
Cor.

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Scottishlandscapes
Scottishlandscapes e2 Member 1068 forum postsScottishlandscapes vcard Scotland35 Constructive Critique Points
21 Jun 2012 - 12:00 PM

A bold and powerful composition, the use of monochrome just adds that little extra something.

Dougie

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bill33
bill33  3 Scotland1 Constructive Critique Points
21 Jun 2012 - 12:29 PM

Excellent use of the wide lens here Ann, well suited to monochrome, very well done, Bill.

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1881
1881  2 India
21 Jun 2012 - 6:45 PM

GREAT work.
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