Views: 53 (13 Unique) 
Vote 12
Award Shortlist   


By scott_jessuk
Due to my lack of images recently I decided to have a look in the back of my parents garden, to see if there was anything worth a shot or two.

I did find some nice plants but due to no macro lens I couldn't get any shots worth while.

I did however start spotting an awfull lot of rotten wood and rusty things lying about, that when I decided to try some Dereliction images.

I then uploaded these onto CS and has a play about, just to see what I could come up with. Used a bit of levels and curves, saturation and also some tools from Nik color.

Decided instead of uploading all single shots I'd do a montage instead, looks better than just all the singles.

Anyway that about it thanks for having a look, +/- critic always welcome .

Tags: Wood Black and white Close-up and macro Digitally manipulated Dereliction Rotten Flakey paint

Voters: PeterBee, GillyB, caotiquemind and 9 more

Take your photography to the next level and beyond...

  • NEWS

Why not join for free today?

Join for Free

Your total photography experience starts here


petra16 Plus
10 169 Scotland
27 Apr 2007 12:10PM
I like the way you have used the dof and put the whole picture together



Join ePHOTOzine for free and remove these adverts.

scott_jessuk 10 249 1 Scotland
27 Apr 2007 4:23PM
Thanks Petra

glazzaro 11 70 23 United States
28 Apr 2007 11:07PM
We gardeners do not consider wood to be rotten, just additional character added to the environment. Wink The montage was a good way to present and works with the title, well done. Spot on! Click!!!

scott_jessuk 10 249 1 Scotland
29 Apr 2007 4:30PM
That's a good one Greg, I have never heard of this one before but I shall take it into consideration the next time I see some rotten wood in the garden. Very interesting.

Tandberg 13 1.2k 2 England
17 May 2007 12:36PM
Outside thinking scott and that will serve you well mate

10 12 1 United Kingdom
18 May 2007 11:04AM
Impressive series of mono images Scott!
scott_jessuk 10 249 1 Scotland
18 May 2007 4:15PM
Thanks Dave and Simon.

zr_ox 10 4 1
2 Jun 2007 12:43PM
Yet another great montage Scott. Who would have thought that rotten things could look so good Smile.

scott_jessuk 10 249 1 Scotland
4 Jun 2007 9:43AM
I was extremely bored so decided for a little rummage in the garden for ideas. This was the most obvious subject to give a shot so here we are. Thanks for your comments.


Sign In

You must be a member to leave a comment.

ePHOTOzine, the web's friendliest photography community.

Join For Free

Upload photos, chat with photographers, win prizes and much more.