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I know the title is not very imaginative but ....thats what it says on the boat.
Taken on the Dee estuary ,this boat has been chained up on the grass bank close to the estuary for years.
the dark moody sky caught my eye as the storm got closer and closer.

all comments welcome.

Camera:Canon EOS 350D
Lens:10-20 Sigma
Title:LL 280
Username:REKLAW REKLAW
Uploaded:18 Jan 2007 - 8:10 PM
Tags:Transport
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panda
panda Plus Member 10panda vcard England1 Constructive Critique Points
18 Jan 2007 - 8:12 PM

Amazing lighting and contrasts.

Regards Phil

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gibbsy
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18 Jan 2007 - 8:12 PM

Good light and the contrasts are very good, but where's the sea.

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Alfoto
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18 Jan 2007 - 8:14 PM

Super lighting and great details.
alfie.

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arpix
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18 Jan 2007 - 8:14 PM

great capture!

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wamp
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18 Jan 2007 - 8:20 PM

Very moody sky, it contrasts nicely with the lovely lighting on the boat and the grass

Sean

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NikkiW
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18 Jan 2007 - 8:22 PM

whoa...looks like two different pictures, foreground and background, well done.
nikki

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phillips
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18 Jan 2007 - 8:26 PM

Think a lower viewpoint would have added more drama throwing more of the boat against that threatening sky and reducing the expanse of grass.
Good though.

Guy

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pamelajean
pamelajean Critique Team 9844 forum postspamelajean vcard United Kingdom1649 Constructive Critique Points
18 Jan 2007 - 8:28 PM

Very pleasing image with good lighting and atmosphere, Ian.
This drew me into your pf, where I found some very nice work, especially of your boats.

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jjwithamlao
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18 Jan 2007 - 8:28 PM

Looks a long way from the sea moored there!

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viscostatic
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18 Jan 2007 - 8:28 PM

Super lighting and a great composition.

Phil.

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GregorP
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18 Jan 2007 - 8:31 PM

Smile far away from the sea... Smile Nice shot!

GregorP

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REKLAW
REKLAW Plus Member 10REKLAW vcard United Kingdom
18 Jan 2007 - 8:43 PM

Thanks folks for the feedback,the edge of the estuary is approx 30m away . to get a better idea if you look at the image "Beyond repair" you can just make out LL 280 at the back of the right hand boat.

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taggart
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18 Jan 2007 - 9:39 PM

Splendid light-- Storm is sure to come!

Jennnnnnn

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glazzaro Plus Member 1070 forum postsglazzaro vcard United States23 Constructive Critique Points
18 Jan 2007 - 9:58 PM

Nice contrast and colors, love the lighting, well taken! Spot on! Click!!!

Greg

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KingArthur
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18 Jan 2007 - 10:52 PM

Lovely composition Ian, stunning light and quite an impressive sky ... excellent work.

Joe

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jaktis
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19 Jan 2007 - 11:37 AM

Lovely capture off the boat on dry land

Peter

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megamuff8
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19 Jan 2007 - 1:56 PM

A well-deserved 30 and R.C. from the gang.....What a Beautiful image, Ian......Colours and tones are just fantastic against that raging sky!

Cheers,
Suzan Smile

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19 Jan 2007 - 2:09 PM

Love the colours and the ominus grey sky,giving great contrast.

~Alley~

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19 Jan 2007 - 2:24 PM

Good contrast with the dark sky behind.
Nick

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REKLAW
REKLAW Plus Member 10REKLAW vcard United Kingdom
19 Jan 2007 - 6:54 PM

thanks everyone for views and comments.
Ian.

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20 Jan 2007 - 7:57 PM

Wonderful light and that great sky,very moody,excellent shot.


Mo.

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25 Jan 2007 - 11:47 AM

Lovely mood captured.

Chris

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Tooth
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29 Jan 2007 - 12:24 AM

Nicely handled exposure and good muted colours. Simple but effective

Stephen

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31 Jan 2007 - 4:05 PM

A very atmospheric picture Ian. Well spotted.

Hawk

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1 Feb 2007 - 11:09 AM

Great composition, light and moody sky...super shot.

Ali

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Portknockie
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4 Feb 2007 - 5:44 PM

Very dark and broody sky...and the boat in the F/G looks so small against the sky...

DonSmile

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TonyA
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4 Feb 2007 - 9:01 PM

I love the light just before a storm, it has something special about it. The contrast between the moody sky and the boat are just gorgeous.

Antonio

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dbolan_uk
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19 Jul 2007 - 4:30 PM

Excellent images , you and I must just keep missing each other ..

http://www.pbase.com/daveyb_uk/image/80086716/medium
Dave

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