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Many thanks to all who voted for 'curve.' This is another image of the Sage, and the last from South of the river.

Brand:Panasonic
Camera:Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH3
Recording media:JPEG (digital)
Date Taken:18 Feb 2014 - 12:00 PM
Focal Length:61mm
Lens Max Aperture:f/5.7
Aperture:f/8.0
Shutter Speed:1/160sec
Exposure Comp:-0.33
ISO:200
Exposure Mode:Aperture-priority AE
Metering Mode:Multi-segment
Flash:Off, Did not fire
White Balance:Auto
Title:smoke and mirrors
Username:whatriveristhis whatriveristhis
Uploaded:25 Feb 2014 - 11:42 PM
Tags:Architecture, Landscape / travel, The Sage Gateshead
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NDODS
NDODS e2 Member 43242 forum postsNDODS vcard United Kingdom103 Constructive Critique Points
25 Feb 2014 - 11:50 PM

A beautiful reflected composition with a wonderful tonal range Alan.

Regards Nathan GrinGrinGrin

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Irishkate
Irishkate e2 Member 4Irishkate vcard United Kingdom73 Constructive Critique Points
26 Feb 2014 - 12:37 AM

Wonderful reflected image with a palette that looks hand painted for effect.
Kate GrinGrinGrin

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peekay2001
26 Feb 2014 - 3:32 AM

another fine image and engaging..

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almiles
almiles  438 forum posts United Kingdom98 Constructive Critique Points
26 Feb 2014 - 5:56 AM

Clever stuff, well spotted and one of the best Sage shots I've seen as it keeps you thinking. The inclusion of a small amount of dry land is essential to assist the brain in establishing the reflection since the water surface is completely reflective from the angle you chose (no hints partially seen beneath!).

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Nikonuser1
Nikonuser1 e2 Member 2Nikonuser1 vcard United Kingdom9 Constructive Critique Points
26 Feb 2014 - 7:08 AM

Excellent capture AlanSmile

Cliff

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Dowie
Dowie  1 United Kingdom4 Constructive Critique Points
26 Feb 2014 - 7:58 AM

The eyes sees the fingers presses and the Beatty is revealed, so well seen and the creative touch the reflection has created adds so much to an much photographed building

Di

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jadus
jadus e2 Member 21006 forum postsjadus vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
26 Feb 2014 - 8:07 AM

Excellent, Alan!

Jade

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WhiteRose1
WhiteRose1 e2 Member 41054 forum postsWhiteRose1 vcard England136 Constructive Critique Points
26 Feb 2014 - 8:19 AM

A photographer' eye. Almost surreal. Well seen and presented, Alan.

Dave

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Scottishlandscapes
Scottishlandscapes e2 Member 1068 forum postsScottishlandscapes vcard Scotland35 Constructive Critique Points
26 Feb 2014 - 8:28 AM

you'd need a right big puddle to get that in.

Dougie

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whatriveristhis
whatriveristhis e2 Member 164 forum postswhatriveristhis vcard England75 Constructive Critique Points
26 Feb 2014 - 8:33 AM


Quote: You'd need a right big puddle to get that in.

Dougie

GrinGrinGrinGrinGrin you're a daft bugger, Dougie.GrinGrinGrin

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Mollycat
Mollycat e2 Member 1Mollycat vcard United Kingdom2 Constructive Critique Points
26 Feb 2014 - 8:55 AM

Like Dougies comments, and your picture.
Peter.

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woolybill1
woolybill1 e2 Member 7woolybill1 vcard United Kingdom65 Constructive Critique Points
26 Feb 2014 - 9:04 AM

Smoke, eh? So they're burning down HMS Calliope at last? Only wishful thinking . . . .
It's amazing how many people never look down or up for their inspiration, just straight ahead. No way you could be accused of that.
Different and good.
Regards
Bill

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mrswoolybill
mrswoolybill Critique Team 7435 forum postsmrswoolybill vcard United Kingdom1024 Constructive Critique Points
26 Feb 2014 - 9:20 AM

Yep, there's always a puddle just there after a bit of rain, but it's usually full of litter. You caught it clean! With just a hint of movement too.
Moira

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Rende
Rende e2 Member 737 forum postsRende vcard Netherlands4 Constructive Critique Points
26 Feb 2014 - 10:31 AM

Brilliantly seen and composed reflection Alan; just the right amount of ripple Smile
Rende

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charlotte
charlotte e2 Member 1034 forum postscharlotte vcard United Kingdom2 Constructive Critique Points
26 Feb 2014 - 11:28 AM

I'm enjoying this series Alan.

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Joline
Joline e2 Member 8Joline vcard United States51 Constructive Critique Points
26 Feb 2014 - 1:09 PM

You certainly hit the jackpot with this one. What an interesting and surrealistic image of this well photographed building. Uniquely beautiful.

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MalcolmM
MalcolmM e2 Member 930 forum postsMalcolmM vcard Scotland3 Constructive Critique Points
26 Feb 2014 - 1:55 PM

Excellent & creative - well seen & taken

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Fefe
Fefe e2 Member 2Fefe vcard United Kingdom29 Constructive Critique Points
26 Feb 2014 - 3:14 PM

Nice work.....
Diane

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ugly
ugly e2 Member 6ugly vcard United Kingdom55 Constructive Critique Points
26 Feb 2014 - 3:36 PM

Great reflection.
I do like it..

Dave

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lblythe
lblythe e2 Member 1lblythe vcard United Kingdom
26 Feb 2014 - 6:20 PM

So subtle and better for it.
L

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fazzer
fazzer e2 Member 534 forum postsfazzer vcard United Kingdom6 Constructive Critique Points
26 Feb 2014 - 7:16 PM

Very well seen Alan and perfectly taken
Regards Jeremy Smile

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Nigeve1
Nigeve1 e2 Member 1753 forum postsNigeve1 vcard United Kingdom88 Constructive Critique Points
26 Feb 2014 - 7:23 PM

A refreshingly different approach to the Sage and a very effective image, I like the inclusion of the dry area of Asphalt.

Nigel

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derekhansen
derekhansen e2 Member 5185 forum postsderekhansen vcard United Kingdom23 Constructive Critique Points
26 Feb 2014 - 7:38 PM

This is excellent Alan. The small area of tarmac is the viewers clue to the fact that this is a reflection. Well seen.
Derek

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dark_lord
dark_lord Critique Team 101475 forum postsdark_lord vcard England130 Constructive Critique Points
26 Feb 2014 - 8:04 PM

So w ell seen and isolated. Always worth looking down Smile

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marktc
marktc e2 Member 347 forum postsmarktc vcard United Kingdom13 Constructive Critique Points
26 Feb 2014 - 10:02 PM

Incredible capture Alan, superb.

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AnnChown
AnnChown e2 Member 4183 forum postsAnnChown vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
27 Feb 2014 - 4:37 PM

Perfect!

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Potra
Potra e2 Member 1Potra vcard Venezuela
6 Mar 2014 - 2:57 AM

A piece of art. Extraordinary shot.
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