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I came across this poor window on one of my strolls. It was so horribly derelict that I thought it might made a good photo.

Brand:Panasonic
Camera:Panasonic Lumix DMC-ZS8
Recording media:JPEG (digital)
Date Taken:8 Jan 2013 - 12:49 PM
Focal Length:51mm
Lens Max Aperture:f/5.7
Aperture:f/5.7
Shutter Speed:1/250sec
Exposure Comp:0.0
ISO:100
Exposure Mode:Program AE
Metering Mode:Multi-segment
Flash:Off, Did not fire
White Balance:Auto
Title:Window "Pain"
Username:Joline Joline
Uploaded:14 Jan 2013 - 11:20 AM
Tags:Architecture, Grunge, Peeling paint, Window
Votes:37
Voters:Hermanus · Irishkate · mrswoolybill · CarolG · woolybill1 · Trawden · canonfan · andylea · crookymonsta · taggart · NDODS · lonely_oryx · Tibetan · nikshot · barbarahirst · Daisymaye · Stace · Bonvilston · Rende · maggietear · franken · EMJAYCEE · AnnChown · WhiteRose1 · Maiwand · Fefe · marshfam19 · gajewski · netta1234 · Suzicoo · luckybry · bliba · ChiliMan · danbrann · annettep38 · pascalg · JimV ·
Views:107
Unique Views:49

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Hermanus
Hermanus  2 South Africa
14 Jan 2013 - 11:25 AM

Amazing what excellent photos comes from derelict stuff Joline !! This one is indeed a lovely image - very well seen !!

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Irishkate
Irishkate Plus Member 432 forum postsIrishkate vcard United Kingdom79 Constructive Critique Points
14 Jan 2013 - 11:25 AM

How right you were - the flaky paint is lovely and the composition excellent.
An artist couldn't have painted it better.
KateGrinGrinGrin

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mrswoolybill
mrswoolybill Critique Team 8638 forum postsmrswoolybill vcard United Kingdom1166 Constructive Critique Points
14 Jan 2013 - 11:38 AM

Right up my street! An abstract with textures.
You don't often crop your images but can I suggest a square crop from the top of the frame? It would enhance the abstract quality, for my eye at least, and place the horizontal band more or less on the third. The Rule of Thirds is something that I love breaking, but it can actually work very well.
Moira

Last Modified By mrswoolybill at 14 Jan 2013 - 11:39 AM

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CarolG
CarolG Plus Member 8178 forum postsCarolG vcard Greece18 Constructive Critique Points
14 Jan 2013 - 11:39 AM

I don't think you will be taking a lovely view of something through the glass, Joline, it's had it Wink Carol

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andylea
andylea  637 forum posts United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
14 Jan 2013 - 12:15 PM

wonderful textures and detail joline super colours a cracker nice one Wink
andy

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taggart
taggart Plus Member 1046 forum poststaggart vcard United States12 Constructive Critique Points
14 Jan 2013 - 12:30 PM

An incredible study if line and textures. There are several images here---also, this is worth a return visit ---different light will give you more images!

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NDODS
NDODS Plus Member 43884 forum postsNDODS vcard United Kingdom108 Constructive Critique Points
14 Jan 2013 - 12:33 PM

An image which tells many a tale, full of life and death, sorrow and happiness, love and hate.

Regards Nathan GrinGrinGrin

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lonely_oryx
14 Jan 2013 - 12:36 PM

Some very nice textures and patterns. Thanks again for your award

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Tibetan
Tibetan  2 England
14 Jan 2013 - 12:38 PM

A useful base for manipulation Joline, worth experimenting with, regards Leon.GrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrin

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barbarahirst
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14 Jan 2013 - 1:14 PM

YES!!!! It now has fame ....

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Daisymaye
Daisymaye Plus Member 6Daisymaye vcard Canada9 Constructive Critique Points
14 Jan 2013 - 1:20 PM

I love that waterdroppy window. It would make a wonderful background for many a picture. Like this as is or cropped too........Sandy

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Bonvilston
14 Jan 2013 - 1:49 PM

What a lovely combination of textures combined with subtle pastel colours. This is a masterpiece. .....Peter

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Rende
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14 Jan 2013 - 3:41 PM

Wonderful abstract with great textures and beautiful composition Joline.
Rende

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maggietear
14 Jan 2013 - 4:11 PM

I'm enjoying what looks like condensation on the window, like silver droplets!
Maggie

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franken
franken Plus Member 123390 forum postsfranken vcard Wales4 Constructive Critique Points
14 Jan 2013 - 4:57 PM

The colours and textures combine to make an interesting abstract Joline.

Ken

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EMJAYCEE
EMJAYCEE Plus Member 5EMJAYCEE vcard England10 Constructive Critique Points
14 Jan 2013 - 5:07 PM

Interesting shapes and textures.
Joan.

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AnnChown
AnnChown Plus Member 5195 forum postsAnnChown vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
14 Jan 2013 - 5:15 PM

Super textures - I love the condensation!
Ann

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WhiteRose1
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14 Jan 2013 - 5:16 PM

A painterly abstract, Joline. I like the idea of a square... the geometry sounds right.

Dave

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Maiwand
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14 Jan 2013 - 6:29 PM

Great display of decaying 'chic' Joline. What a pity that the poor old building has wasted away to such an extent.
Ron

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netta1234
netta1234 Plus Member 3229 forum postsnetta1234 vcard Wales1 Constructive Critique Points
14 Jan 2013 - 8:59 PM

Great textured imageSmileSmileSmileSmile
NettaSmile

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bliba
bliba  9 Austria2 Constructive Critique Points
15 Jan 2013 - 4:58 AM

great textures and detail

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ChiliMan
ChiliMan Plus Member 8135 forum postsChiliMan vcard Singapore17 Constructive Critique Points
15 Jan 2013 - 10:39 AM

Lol...love the title Grin

Well spotted dereliction, Joline, and well recorded too.

Andrew

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danbrann
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15 Jan 2013 - 4:13 PM

Wonderful Joline however I think someone needs a tin of paint.

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JimV
JimV  8 Canada3 Constructive Critique Points
17 Jan 2013 - 4:08 AM

You were so right Joline!
Rgds., Jim

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