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There are so many angles from which this much-photographed icon of Newcastle upon Tyne can be seen that I'm confident of not repeating myself. Each time I pass by I notice something different.
A movement of 30cm either way in viewing position changes the contents of the reflection in the Eldon Square mall out of all proportion. The light is not always so friendly as this!

Brand:Panasonic
Camera:Panasonic Lumix DMC-FX100
Lens:LEICA
Recording media:JPEG (digital)
Date Taken:7 Jan 2012 - 11:32 AM
Focal Length:6mm
Lens Max Aperture:f/2.8
Aperture:f/9.0
Shutter Speed:1/160sec
Exposure Comp:-0.33
ISO:100
Exposure Mode:Program AE
Metering Mode:Multi-segment
Flash:Off, Did not fire
Title:Grey's Monument
Username:woolybill1 woolybill1
Uploaded:2 Feb 2012 - 8:48 AM
Tags:General, Photo journalism, Urban landscape
Votes:42

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saeidNL
saeidNL  4 Netherlands3 Constructive Critique Points
2 Feb 2012 - 8:52 AM

Great shot with wonderful light and lovely reflection ,very well done,
saeid

nonur
nonur e2 Member 5nonur vcard Turkey8 Constructive Critique Points
2 Feb 2012 - 8:53 AM

Beautiful warm colours and perfect reflection, Bill!Smile

Fefe
Fefe e2 Member 2Fefe vcard United Kingdom28 Constructive Critique Points
2 Feb 2012 - 9:07 AM

Nice shot, love the colours and reflections.
Diane

franken
franken e2 Member 113047 forum postsfranken vcard Wales4 Constructive Critique Points
2 Feb 2012 - 9:11 AM

I love shots like this on Bill.

Ken

gingerdelight

Wow! A stunner! Never seen old Grey looking so good!
Carol

frz67
frz67  4 Italy32 Constructive Critique Points
2 Feb 2012 - 9:50 AM

and the light here is really stunning Bill!
love the warm tones of the buildings in the reflections

francesco

Last Modified By frz67 at 2 Feb 2012 - 9:50 AM
mikbee
mikbee e2 Member 7mikbee vcard Scotland7 Constructive Critique Points
2 Feb 2012 - 10:13 AM

Full of angles and lines this one Bill.
And a fine reflection too.
Nice one.
Mick.

ukgubbi
ukgubbi e2 Member 2ukgubbi vcard India
2 Feb 2012 - 10:16 AM

Reflection looks stunning. Great job

Richsr
Richsr e2 Member 790 forum postsRichsr vcard England207 Constructive Critique Points
2 Feb 2012 - 10:54 AM

Like your use of the glass to get those good reflection Bill
regards Richard

luceombra
luceombra  227 forum posts Italy5 Constructive Critique Points
2 Feb 2012 - 10:56 AM

I like the pov very much and the reflection....WoW! Amazing!
Congrats for the award
Al

Daisymaye
Daisymaye e2 Member 5Daisymaye vcard Canada9 Constructive Critique Points
2 Feb 2012 - 1:55 PM

Great reflections Bill. A super image............Sandy

TrevBatWCC
TrevBatWCC e2 Member 6TrevBatWCC vcard England8 Constructive Critique Points
2 Feb 2012 - 4:20 PM

A fine monument, and an interesting angle on it here, Bill - love those reflections Smile I only got boring touristy type shots of this on our Camera Club outing a couple of years back Wink
Trev Smile

twelvemegs
2 Feb 2012 - 4:22 PM

Wonderful image Bill.
I do like that reflection and the light.

David

saltireblue
saltireblue Site Moderator 43598 forum postssaltireblue vcard Norway23 Constructive Critique Points
2 Feb 2012 - 4:47 PM

Firstly, what a marvellous clear and sharp reflection, Bill. You must give the name of your window cleaner, unless this is an example of your patented wiper system adapted from the motor industry.Wink
Your comp is spot on, the monument and the street lighting creating perfect balance to the building on the right.

Malc

jonwebber
jonwebber  6 United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
2 Feb 2012 - 5:40 PM

Excellent! What wonderful light.
jon

jaktis
jaktis e2 Member 1081 forum postsjaktis vcard Sweden
2 Feb 2012 - 5:45 PM

A superb use of reflections

Peter

lifesnapper
lifesnapper e2 Member 8lifesnapper vcard England1 Constructive Critique Points
2 Feb 2012 - 6:10 PM

Amazing reflection Bill, and well composed as always.

John Smile

Scottishlandscapes
Scottishlandscapes e2 Member 968 forum postsScottishlandscapes vcard Scotland35 Constructive Critique Points
2 Feb 2012 - 6:39 PM

One of the few things that modern architecture gets right, but it's the reflection of and old style building that makes the image work for me. Marvellous Bill, well spotted and keep looking.

Dougie

helenlinda
helenlinda e2 Member 7337 forum postshelenlinda vcard United Kingdom21 Constructive Critique Points
2 Feb 2012 - 8:55 PM

Superb reflection Bill SmileSmile
Helen

LexEquine
LexEquine  8 United States19 Constructive Critique Points
2 Feb 2012 - 10:44 PM

'Superb Monument composition & architectural Take'~ LEx

bliba
bliba  8 Austria2 Constructive Critique Points
3 Feb 2012 - 6:43 PM

perfect reflection and colours

Glostopcat
Glostopcat e2 Member 8231 forum postsGlostopcat vcard England2 Constructive Critique Points
5 Feb 2012 - 11:08 PM

You've captured some wonderful reflections in that modern building

brownsilent
brownsilent e2 Member 7brownsilent vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
6 Feb 2012 - 7:55 AM

Brilliantly composed, with some very fine reflections - great capture!
Johanna

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