Gorse & steel

By mrswoolybill
Two more images of the reflections at the back of the Kielderwater Belvedere. I loved the golden tone that the gorse gave to the steel.
Edit to original wording - I thought at first that the handle in V1 was reality, but checking back both images are 100% reflection
The explanation is in V2 of yesterday’s upload .
Thanks for looking,
Moira

Tags: Architecture Specialist and abstract Belvedere Kielder water

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Comments


baclark 8 3.7k 24 United Kingdom
15 Jun 2010 7:57AM
Morning neighbour! V1 for me, love the composition and the texture around the handle, reading across to the dabs of yellow. Very appealing indeed, well seen and composed.
Barbara

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CarolG Plus
10 199 20 Greece
15 Jun 2010 7:57AM
Love these, Moira! Wonderful hints of yellows on the handles and the steel. Very well spotted and captured. Carol
VIKI 10 18 1 United Kingdom
15 Jun 2010 7:59AM
2 smashers Moira I love the steel!
pluckyfilly Plus
10 351 33 United Kingdom
15 Jun 2010 8:14AM
makes for a great picture, well seen shot
danbrann Plus
12 636 17
15 Jun 2010 8:26AM
You have handled this one particularly well Moira.A good image.
rontear Plus
14 8 8 England
15 Jun 2010 8:28AM
Behind the steel door, Moira. Mystery. Ron.
15 Jun 2010 8:30AM
I do like these .... no reason
maggieh 8 4 United Kingdom
15 Jun 2010 8:39AM
Two great shots of an intriguing subject. Both are beautifully taken and composed. For me V1 wins the day - I love the sharp definition of the handle and the steel wall against the swirl of the reflected gorse.
maggie
morpheus1955 10 3 2 United Kingdom
15 Jun 2010 8:42AM
Good morning Moira, what a gorgeous pair of images, for me it has to be V1.

Hugh
mrswoolybill Plus
10 1.0k 1628 United Kingdom
15 Jun 2010 8:43AM
Thanks early birds. I much prefer V1 too, because it has the sharp precise bit of reality, but I've included V2 because it is wholly reflection so it takes the matter one step further.
Another busy day coming up but I'm hoping for some time on the site this morning. (Got another portfolio page sorted yesterday Smile)
Moira
gary_d 9 576 13 Wales
15 Jun 2010 8:50AM
I like the contrast between sharp and soft in V1. - gary
Debs_Rocker 8 303 2 United Kingdom
15 Jun 2010 8:51AM
Nice One - I like them both but maybe V1 just shades it - I like the shapes and the reflection a lot - nice work!
vickyf 11 8 8 United Kingdom
15 Jun 2010 9:02AM
2 strong images - V1 for me too.
wyatturp 11 2 England
15 Jun 2010 9:05AM
v1 LIKE OPENING THE DOOR TO A NEW WORLDSmileWILL IT BE A GOOD ONE
SlowSong Plus
8 6.8k 29 England
15 Jun 2010 10:10AM
I do like the difference between the hard steel door and the out of focus background. Another great spot Moira.
Chris
15 Jun 2010 10:31AM
Agree with Slowsong, contrast most appealing
Richsr 10 91 223 England
15 Jun 2010 10:44AM
Version one works best for me Moria the foreground details and background reflections work well.
Regards Richard
Herge88 Plus
10 40 4 England
15 Jun 2010 10:59AM
Version one for me, great dof in this intriguing abstract.

Best Matt
mrswoolybill Plus
10 1.0k 1628 United Kingdom
15 Jun 2010 11:04AM
Thanks again folks. I've just made a correction to the wording above - I was remembering V1 as having the 'real' handle but in fact it's wholly reflection, as is V2.
Moira
jaktis Plus
13 84 Sweden
15 Jun 2010 11:20AM
Great small details with interesting reflections

Peter
15 Jun 2010 11:32AM
Is there any real? or isit all reflection? On reflection I thinkk it's a reflection.

Dougie

Hope that's clear now Moira?
Joline Plus
10 27 53 United States
15 Jun 2010 11:36AM
From the thumb I thought this was a "towel clip", an instrument which anyone who ever worked in a surgical suite will recognize.
V1 is a super rendition...what is real and what is reality....
15 Jun 2010 11:48AM
Two very creative shots.
Ricky.
bliba Plus
11 2 Austria
15 Jun 2010 11:55AM
very well seen
Daisymaye Plus
8 23 11 Canada
15 Jun 2010 3:29PM
Two excellent images Moira. Love V1 with its cold hard feel and the right beside that is the soft warm fuzzy b/g. .......Sandy
Oliverpants 8 2 2 England
15 Jun 2010 3:32PM
V1 for me, very clever crop. Ann
AnneWorner 9 620 43 United States
15 Jun 2010 3:44PM
A great find - I love shots like this - well seen and discovered.
Anne
imagio 10 12 1 England
15 Jun 2010 3:58PM
Great eye you have Moira

Bernie
TrevBatWCC Plus
8 12 10 England
15 Jun 2010 4:26PM
Another two very well seen images, Moira. Think V1 my fave today.
TrevB Smile
15 Jun 2010 5:34PM
V1 is a fine piece of dof, in a very nicely worked composition Moira.

John Smile
jonwebber 8 4 1 United Kingdom
15 Jun 2010 5:35PM
Nature and technology well displayed in harmony.
jon
gingerdelight 10 298 11 United Kingdom
15 Jun 2010 9:02PM
Smashing! I love these images!
Carol
Roly 9 Wales
15 Jun 2010 9:10PM
Excellent images Moira and what a great subject.V1 for me ....just.
dmhuynh72 9 44 3 United Kingdom
16 Jun 2010 5:10AM
well observed Moira and most of us wouldn't have spotted it. Beautiful abstract and i like that hint of yellow in handle.

regards
Yung
RobinF 10 83 1 England
16 Jun 2010 6:16AM
Well spotted and captured Moira.
kind regards,
Robin
17 Jun 2010 7:59AM
Great spot and well taken, you have the eye

Nicky
Glostopcat 11 255 2 England
17 Jun 2010 6:21PM
Very intriguing and interesting images Moira, you've handled them both well. It looks like an entrance to a secret world, something you'd find on Doctor Who perhaps

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