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My thanks to all who voted or commented on 'Blackthorn,' and in particular a whopping big thank you to Moira for giving it her UA.
Thanks also to Aslambek ( iosatel ) and Rende, for their Awards on 'Pot.'

Brand:Panasonic
Camera:Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH3
Recording media:JPEG (digital)
Date Taken:9 Jan 2014 - 3:33 PM
Focal Length:14mm
Lens Max Aperture:f/4.0
Aperture:f/8.0
Shutter Speed:1/320sec
Exposure Comp:-0.33
ISO:400
Exposure Mode:Aperture-priority AE
Metering Mode:Multi-segment
Flash:Off, Did not fire
White Balance:Auto
Title:Crimdon beach
Username:whatriveristhis whatriveristhis
Uploaded:10 Feb 2014 - 12:05 AM
Tags:Black & white, Durham coast
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Votes:32
Voters:Mollycat · ErictheViking · peekay2001 · Irishkate · handlerstudio · mlseawell · Dwaller · Nikonuser1 · lblythe · RobertTurley · Nigeve1 · Fotomanic1 · woolybill1 · mrswoolybill · cats_123 · charlotte · jadus · Scottishlandscapes · NDODS · Niknut · alligatorpants · GeorgePlatis · MalcolmM · doverpic · Philip_H · AnnaBanana · marktc · iosatel · WhiteRose1 · Potra · georgiepoolie · AnneWorner ·
Views:123
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Mollycat
Mollycat Plus Member 1Mollycat vcard United Kingdom2 Constructive Critique Points
10 Feb 2014 - 12:29 AM

Your very good Alan. Like this.
Peter.

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ErictheViking
ErictheViking Plus Member 2124 forum postsErictheViking vcard Scotland102 Constructive Critique Points
10 Feb 2014 - 12:31 AM

This wouldn't be the Crimdon near Hartlepool by any chance Alan?

Excellent tones and composition, its a shot you could crop in many ways and get a different image each time really like this

Eric

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peekay2001
10 Feb 2014 - 12:37 AM

there are six layers in the foreground and the way they proceed and meet towards the top left and simply disappear is really engaging.. there is a sense of unification in it and it not only measures space, but as thought time too.. Maybe I myself would have passed it by and i wonder if the basic simplicity has not been robbed of us on the way..
Great eye and great capture.

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Irishkate
Irishkate Plus Member 432 forum postsIrishkate vcard United Kingdom79 Constructive Critique Points
10 Feb 2014 - 1:05 AM

The type of image which makes mono very exciting.
Beautiful layers and indeed so many crops.
Brilliant processing Alan.
Kate GrinGrinGrin
P.S. Thanks for pointing out that highlight in my image of Kerry.

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handlerstudio
handlerstudio Plus Member 2handlerstudio vcard United States7 Constructive Critique Points
10 Feb 2014 - 2:41 AM

This is is a dramatic and wonderfully composed landscape. A great use of a wide angle lens.

Peter

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mlseawell
mlseawell Plus Member 5mlseawell vcard United Kingdom
10 Feb 2014 - 6:07 AM

Gorgeous capture Alan. Love the composition and the layers. Renders very properly in mono!

Mark

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whatriveristhis
whatriveristhis Plus Member 277 forum postswhatriveristhis vcard England92 Constructive Critique Points
10 Feb 2014 - 7:07 AM


Quote: This wouldn't be the Crimdon near Hartlepool by any chance Alan?

Like the tag says, young fella... "Durham coast" Wink

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Nikonuser1
Nikonuser1 Plus Member 2Nikonuser1 vcard United Kingdom10 Constructive Critique Points
10 Feb 2014 - 7:50 AM

Excellent mono image AlanSmile


Cliff

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lblythe
lblythe  1 United Kingdom
10 Feb 2014 - 7:54 AM

That beautiful undulating line leading the eye into the distance and so many textures. It works so well in black and white that I couldn't imagine it in colour.
L

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Nigeve1
Nigeve1 Plus Member 11008 forum postsNigeve1 vcard United Kingdom100 Constructive Critique Points
10 Feb 2014 - 8:16 AM

Wonderfully observed image, the textures and sinuous lines in the foreground are fantastic, nice pesentation.
Nigel

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woolybill1
woolybill1 Plus Member 8woolybill1 vcard United Kingdom65 Constructive Critique Points
10 Feb 2014 - 8:40 AM

The wiggles of the leading lines may ensure that our eyes roam over the image rather than going directly towards any putative vanishing point. You have extracted great character from an empty beach.
Regards
Bill

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mrswoolybill
mrswoolybill Critique Team 8617 forum postsmrswoolybill vcard United Kingdom1148 Constructive Critique Points
10 Feb 2014 - 8:41 AM

This is strangely disorientating. The further we get from the actual land the more secure it seems underfoot. Dangerous...
It's an image that has occupied me for a full five minutes, following the zigzagsm eandering towards the horizon.
And I am uploading from Crimdon for the rest of this week, I think.
Moira

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charlotte
charlotte  1034 forum posts United Kingdom2 Constructive Critique Points
10 Feb 2014 - 9:18 AM

It's got the lot Alan, wonderful texture, beautiful composition, awesome leading lines and expertly processed...all trademark stuff of course Wink

Charlotte

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Scottishlandscapes
Scottishlandscapes Plus Member 1068 forum postsScottishlandscapes vcard Scotland35 Constructive Critique Points
10 Feb 2014 - 10:42 AM

I'm looking forward to walking on the edge soon in the Western Isles all going to plan.
Something about the edge of water that can have different feelings to many people.

I was trying so hard not to think of thongs I missed the Mrswoolybill award.
Good for you.

Dougie

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NDODS
NDODS Plus Member 43828 forum postsNDODS vcard United Kingdom107 Constructive Critique Points
10 Feb 2014 - 11:16 AM

Beautifully composed, exposed and crafted imagery Alan.

Regards Nathan GrinGrinGrin

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marktc
marktc Plus Member 460 forum postsmarktc vcard United Kingdom13 Constructive Critique Points
11 Feb 2014 - 6:11 PM

I'd agree with Charlotte it's got the lot, for me it's all about the receding lines to an ultimate vanishing point, great observation and execution Alan, it literally draws you right in!

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iosatel
iosatel  1 Belgium
12 Feb 2014 - 12:34 AM

Perfectly composed, excellent b&w image!

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WhiteRose1
WhiteRose1 Plus Member 51215 forum postsWhiteRose1 vcard England141 Constructive Critique Points
12 Feb 2014 - 4:08 PM

All lines lead to the same spot, very nicely composed.

Dave

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AnneWorner
AnneWorner Plus Member 7620 forum postsAnneWorner vcard United States43 Constructive Critique Points
20 Feb 2014 - 1:58 AM

Nicely stopped down aperture has give you wonderful clarity throughout the frame. I love those squiggly lines of sand and the textures in them. Mono is super for this.

Anne

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