The Laxey Wheel (also known as Lady Isabella) is a large waterwheel built in the village of Laxey in the Isle of Man. Designed by Robert Casement, it has a 72-foot-6-inch (22.1 m) diameter, is 6 feet (1.83 m) wide and revolves at approximately three revolutions per minute.
I wanted to take a shot of the oft-photographed Lady Isabella from a POV that was a little bit different. I liked the lead in lines of the steps leading the eye up to the top of the wheel. I thought the subject would suit a black and white conversion and have uploded the colour version for comparison.
I'd appreciate feedback on;
1) Does this composition work?
2) Is it better in black and white or colour?
Thanks for looking guys.
|Camera:||Nikon D3100 Check out Nikon Nation!|
|Lens:||18.0-55.0 mm f/3.5-5.6 |
|Recording media:||RAW (digital)|
|Date Taken:||25 Jul 2013 - 10:59 AM|
|Lens Max Aperture:||f/3.5|
|Exposure Mode:||Aperture-priority AE|
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