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Another shot from Rainham Marshes nature reserve in Essex. One side is all peace and tranquility, the other the main line trains and a scrap yard.

Brand:Canon
Camera:Canon EOS 60D
Lens:18-270mm
Recording media:RAW (digital)
Date Taken:29 Mar 2013 - 12:54 PM
Focal Length:33mm
Lens Max Aperture:f/4.2
Aperture:f/22.0
Shutter Speed:1/50sec
Exposure Comp:0.0
ISO:400
Exposure Mode:Aperture-priority AE
Metering Mode:Multi-segment
Flash:Off, Did not fire
White Balance:Auto
Title:Rushes v Rush Hour
Username:SlowSong SlowSong
Uploaded:9 Apr 2013 - 9:58 AM
Tags:Black & white, General, Landscape / travel, Nature, Photo journalism, Transport
Votes:44

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gary_d
gary_d Plus Member 7576 forum postsgary_d vcard Wales13 Constructive Critique Points
9 Apr 2013 - 10:01 AM

I know which side I would be then, I like the movement in this. - gary

rontear
rontear Plus Member 11rontear vcard England6 Constructive Critique Points
9 Apr 2013 - 10:10 AM

Says a lot about our society Chris.
Ron.

SiHunt_GrafficSnapZ

Hi Chris, Love all those horizontals in to half against lower verticals. Perfect shutter speed. Well seen. Si.

CarolG
CarolG Plus Member 8155 forum postsCarolG vcard Greece18 Constructive Critique Points
9 Apr 2013 - 10:58 AM

A wonderful image, Chris, give me peace any time Wink Carol

NDODS
NDODS Plus Member 43684 forum postsNDODS vcard United Kingdom107 Constructive Critique Points
9 Apr 2013 - 11:21 AM

A strong composition capturing two direct opposites wonderfully observed and crafted Chris

Regards NathanGrinGrinGrin

cats_123
cats_123 Plus Member 104283 forum postscats_123 vcard Northern Ireland25 Constructive Critique Points
9 Apr 2013 - 11:57 AM

nice timing Smile

helenlinda
helenlinda Plus Member 7338 forum postshelenlinda vcard United Kingdom21 Constructive Critique Points
9 Apr 2013 - 12:10 PM

Quite a contrast Chris - Helen Smile

RysiekJan
RysiekJan Plus Member 8149 forum postsRysiekJan vcard United Kingdom
9 Apr 2013 - 12:36 PM

Wonderful combination of various contrasting elements, and a good choice of b/w to emphasise the contrasts.
Nice piece of work, like this a lot.

Richard

taggart
taggart Plus Member 1042 forum poststaggart vcard United States12 Constructive Critique Points
9 Apr 2013 - 1:16 PM

Seen together makes one stop to think---

about a lot of things!

WhiteRose1
WhiteRose1 Plus Member 51169 forum postsWhiteRose1 vcard England139 Constructive Critique Points
9 Apr 2013 - 1:53 PM

Knew exactly where you were before reading the description! Far too many people in a hurry to get nowhere!! Excellent contrast between the reeds and the rush Tongue

Dave

franken
franken Plus Member 123323 forum postsfranken vcard Wales4 Constructive Critique Points
9 Apr 2013 - 2:08 PM


Quote: A wonderful image, Chris, give me peace any time Wink Carol

I agree,

ken

Daisymaye
Daisymaye Plus Member 6Daisymaye vcard Canada9 Constructive Critique Points
9 Apr 2013 - 2:14 PM

Maybe to calm us down as we travel at a rushed pace back and forth to work. Who knows why things are what they are. Seems theres a shortage of common sense in the world. A great shot of it........Sandy

prabhusinha
prabhusinha Plus Member 7prabhusinha vcard India3 Constructive Critique Points
9 Apr 2013 - 4:00 PM

an app title.

TyChee
TyChee Plus Member 10210 forum postsTyChee vcard United States1 Constructive Critique Points
9 Apr 2013 - 4:16 PM

Love this.
Ty

TrevBatWCC
TrevBatWCC Plus Member 6TrevBatWCC vcard England8 Constructive Critique Points
9 Apr 2013 - 5:18 PM

A fine shot, Chris, capturing the movement very well Smile
Trev Smile

Rende
Rende Plus Member 737 forum postsRende vcard Netherlands4 Constructive Critique Points
9 Apr 2013 - 5:51 PM

Excellent contrast; works well in B&W.
Rende

AnnChown
AnnChown Plus Member 5195 forum postsAnnChown vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
9 Apr 2013 - 7:33 PM

Superb contrasts Chris - I love your take on this area!
Ann

nonur
nonur Plus Member 6nonur vcard Turkey8 Constructive Critique Points
9 Apr 2013 - 8:58 PM

I like it to be in mono, the energy runs horizontally over the the peace and quiet. Well done, Chris.

1881
1881  2 India
9 Apr 2013 - 9:01 PM

EXCELLENT FOCUS.
SANJEEV

whatriveristhis
whatriveristhis Plus Member 175 forum postswhatriveristhis vcard England88 Constructive Critique Points
10 Apr 2013 - 7:45 AM

Told you I'd pop by. I like this, also other stuff in yr pf using movement. There's a restraint and a subtlety here that I admire, and somehow a strong sense of easy control. I'm talking about yr pf in general there, but this particular image is one I could keep coming back to~ superficially simple, as the best images often are, but very accomplished. Nice one, Slow.

P.S. Anything good in the scrapyard? Or is it a no go?

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