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morpheus1955 9 3 2 United Kingdom
19 Sep 2012 7:25AM
Good morning Saeid, what a gorgeous shot, great composition and suer fg detail and textures, fabulous sky to Smile

Hugh

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marktc Plus
5 86 14 United Kingdom
19 Sep 2012 7:27AM
Wonderful colours and a lovely comp. nice one
NDODS Plus
5 4.9k 125 United Kingdom
19 Sep 2012 7:28AM
This image immediately reminded me of a great bath tub, with the 'plug' and 'chain' which has just been pulled to remove the soapy remains. The gorgeous light on the silky smooth water, certainly has a charming and comforting appeal, which I do find extremely relaxing.

Regards Nathan
saeidNL 6 3 Netherlands
19 Sep 2012 7:32AM
Thank you,Hugh,mark and Nathen,very much appreciated.
saeid
SUE118 Plus
8 8 1 United Kingdom
19 Sep 2012 7:34AM
Wonderful shot.
moiral 6 12 Scotland
19 Sep 2012 7:42AM
That chain just pulls you into the shot. Beautiful sky as always Saeid. Moira
19 Sep 2012 7:52AM
Very nice image, can you combine this image and "The phenomenon of light" by having these colours and the angled chain? If you could I would love to see it. Smile
19 Sep 2012 7:57AM
Like it a lot, Saeid!!!!!!! AniaWink
norton 12 6 United Kingdom
19 Sep 2012 8:15AM
Excellent capture Saeid...........

Tony.
gingerdelight 10 298 11 United Kingdom
19 Sep 2012 8:18AM
A super composition with amazing colours!
Carol
WhiteRose1 Plus
6 1.6k 148 England
19 Sep 2012 8:29AM
Love Nathan's 'bath tub' analogy. Lovely colour again.

Dave
Tibetan 4 3 England
19 Sep 2012 10:12AM
Great colours and yes the water level is higher in this shot, good sky the chain leads you in again; works well like it, regards Leon.GrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrin
EAS 7 1 13 Scotland
19 Sep 2012 10:34AM
Masterly!

Ann
first class ,love it


billy
Irishkate Plus
5 38 98 United Kingdom
19 Sep 2012 11:17AM
A wonderful lead in taking us to a horizon with lots to see,
despite low light, and an absolutely stunning sky beyond.
KateGrinGrinGrin
the best one chain pulling you into the image
Fefe Plus
4 23 31 United Kingdom
19 Sep 2012 12:11PM
The chain is the star of this one Saeid........... Love itGrin
Diane
CarolG Plus
9 195 18 Greece
19 Sep 2012 3:03PM
A fine composition with glorious tones, Saeid. Carol
Billyray 8 70 3 United Kingdom
19 Sep 2012 3:03PM
An excellent shot Saeid. Superb detail and colour.
Ray
19 Sep 2012 3:35PM
A well seen and composed shot. That super chain really pulls us out into that wonderful light.

Lavina
myrab 10 United Kingdom
19 Sep 2012 3:57PM
Pleased to give you the 30 Saied, great picture,

Myra
achieverswales 6 8 101 Wales
19 Sep 2012 5:09PM
Stunning Saeid with an awesome lead in with great texture.

Regards

Trev.
carper123 Plus
4 920 8 United Kingdom
19 Sep 2012 5:18PM
Wonderful image, Saeid, i recognised your style immediately, a cracker, well done.
Darryl. SmileSmile
Gerryrys 4 1 United Kingdom
19 Sep 2012 5:30PM
Nicely done Saeid.

Gerry
19 Sep 2012 8:38PM
beautiful shot
LynneJoyce Plus
8 20 99 United Kingdom
19 Sep 2012 9:52PM
An incredibly intriguing image Saied, well done indeed.
UrbaneMagick 4 172 1 United Kingdom
19 Sep 2012 9:58PM
oooooooh...love the chain lead in ..great stuff Saeid!!

GarethSmile
canonfan 6 7 United Kingdom
20 Sep 2012 8:32AM
Fantastic work Saeid
Jim
FeatherFriend 8 38 217 England
20 Sep 2012 2:46PM
Superb Saeid, great lead in and lovely rich colours,
Geoff.
Paintman Plus
9 1.1k 177 United Kingdom
21 Sep 2012 9:43AM
I think you should invest in some better quality filters that don't give the photo such a high magenta colour cast. I had that difficulty when I used Cokin filters, especially if I stacked two or more of them. I use Lee and Hitech filters and the issue of a colour cast is almost gone. The Hitechs still have a cast when stacking three of them, but no where near as bad as Cokin.

I think the chain is a little over-sharpened and the waterline/horizon curves down towards the left. The distortion can be sorted out by using the transform tool in PS and selecting the warp tool or the distort tool. You can bring down a couple of guide lines from the ruler bar to make certain the horizon is straight.

I've seen this kind of shot composed with the main line of the subject placed centrally and it has worked very well.

As it is I like the shot and the chain is interesting as the main focal point, especially with the texture of the encrusted barnacles on it.

Alan.
saeidNL 6 3 Netherlands
21 Sep 2012 11:41AM
thank you Alan
debu 6 India
22 Sep 2012 1:31AM
Lovely image with nice foreground detail.
debu
superb capture saeid.ray
Glostopcat 10 255 2 England
23 Sep 2012 3:56PM
I'm glad you did not decide to pull the plug on this one Saeid, those sky colours are gorgeous and the chain makes a good lead in
25 Sep 2012 12:46PM
Superb shot Saeid, love the composition Smile
Ricky
25 Sep 2012 10:35PM
Lovely image. I like the colours in this think that they make the picture. Elaine
Richsr Plus
9 90 223 England
26 Sep 2012 2:01PM
Like your comp and also the good critique from Alan.
Regards Richard
Ray42 8 3 England
27 Sep 2012 8:39AM
A great shot Saeid - love Nathan's comment
annettep38 Plus
5 218 40 Costa Rica
9 Oct 2012 9:48PM
I like the rust on the chain, nice touch for the lead into this fine and effective composition.

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