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How the other half live....

By NDODS    
Well, it was a bit of a roller coaster day yesterday in relation to the comments and critiques. I certainly gleaned a lot of information from fellow members regarding that particular image, and the way I perceive different aspects of life on the site.

Todays image was captured on a rather dull and overcast day at Chatham Marina, home to both money and snobbery, both of which I detest.

I hope that you all have a great day ahead for me I am off too Leatherhead in Surrey for some treatment for a couple of days, so I shall be off the site until Saturday.

Regards as always

Nathan GrinGrinGrin

Tags: Water Architecture Sailing Luxury Apartments Chatham Marina

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Comments


13 Aug 2013 7:23AM
I thought its my picture, very similar to mine uploaded today Tongue

Nice shot!

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Lillian Plus
7 22 17 United Kingdom
13 Aug 2013 7:24AM
Well that sky would dampen down those boating peoples thoughtsWink
a great shot with well captured reflections too Nathan
Lillian
coming to my 'neck of the woods'
good luck
CarolG Plus
9 196 18 Greece
13 Aug 2013 7:30AM
A fine composition and capture, Nathan, all the best for your trip to Leatherhead. Not far from the area I was brought up in as a child, Esher. Carol
richmowil Plus
7 310 1 England
13 Aug 2013 7:36AM
Nice composition!! Lovely sky! Nice Image!! I like it a lot!!
netta1234 Plus
4 369 2 Wales
13 Aug 2013 7:44AM
This image would be suitable for a Jig saw puzzleSmile
A Great shot,hope all goes well for you Nathen,and take careSmileSmile
NettaSmile
morpheus1955 9 3 2 United Kingdom
13 Aug 2013 7:49AM
Cracking shot Nathan, excellent composition, best of luck with your treatment

Hugh
ColleenA Plus
4 319 4 Australia
13 Aug 2013 7:53AM
A beautiful capture Nathan, love the stormy clouds... a bit unfair to detest all rich people, some people inherit their wealth but others work bloody hard for their money and hence wealth, my husband has worked hard since school, university and all his working life to give us a home similar to the scene above...sorryBlush fortunately he is not a snob, just a regular guy like the next
moiral 6 12 Scotland
13 Aug 2013 7:58AM
Looks like a soaking is about to be the order of the day with those clouds. Well composed shot. Moira
cats_123 Plus
12 4.6k 26 Northern Ireland
13 Aug 2013 8:06AM

Quote:home to both money and snobbery
but make wonderful scenery for photography WinkGrinGrin


do you need to adjust your vertical slightly? Smile


Good luck with the treatment....those cold water hosedowns can be such fun WinkGrinGrinGrin
Hermanus 4 4 South Africa
13 Aug 2013 8:07AM
A great capture Nathan ! Love the clouds and composition here Smile
13 Aug 2013 8:22AM
I'm with you on the money and snobbery..................I just wish I had some of both..................GrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrin

Take care and roll on Saturday...................GrinGrinGrinGrin

Thinking about the money and snobbery........if I had some of both I wouldn't be the person I am today..............loveable, cuddly, witty, down to earth.............I'd be on my ocean going yacht roughing it in the Bahamas..............GrinGrinGrinGrin
13 Aug 2013 8:34AM
Super composition Nathan,
Fred.
rayme330 4 17 1 United Kingdom
13 Aug 2013 8:48AM
A wonderful composition with great reflections, Nathan.

Ray
franken Plus
14 4.0k 4 Wales
13 Aug 2013 9:05AM
Despite the dull weather it works well Nathan.

I hope the treatment goes well.

Ken
It is dull with a sky full of intent, there's money there alright , I wonder where I went wrong, lol, nice one Nathan, good luck with the treatment, catch up Sat.
13 Aug 2013 9:17AM
Great picture but not somewhere I'd like to live, in fact I'd hate it!! Give me a little house by some trees and I'd be happy. Take care! Grin
rontear Plus
13 8 7 England
13 Aug 2013 9:52AM
Opulence...... Nathan. Hope all goes well.
Ron.
Richsr Plus
9 91 223 England
13 Aug 2013 10:54AM
Good details and reflection here Nathan, a lot of money tight up too
Hope all goes well this week
Regards Richard
Nikonuser1 Plus
4 72 14 United Kingdom
13 Aug 2013 10:56AM
A great image Nathan, like the reflections,Smile hope all goese well with the treatment.

Cliff
RockArea 10 18 3 United Kingdom
13 Aug 2013 11:02AM
A fine shot with excellent detail. A good moody sky and some nice reflections to lighten it all up. Hope your physio does a good job!

David
13 Aug 2013 11:31AM
I think that it is not half ... it is much less... While I realize that you were expressed figuratively
Good scene, Nathan, among not quite good weatherWink
Regards Valery
Irishkate Plus
6 38 100 United Kingdom
13 Aug 2013 11:58AM
A beautiful scene Nathan.
I think rich people have their troubles too and they can't buy health either,
so I never envy or hate the rich except maybe Donald Trump!!!!!!!!
KateGrinGrinGrin
AnnChown Plus
6 199 1 United Kingdom
13 Aug 2013 12:22PM
I worked for a very wealthy man once - and he wanted more and more and more..... with the result he was unhappy, so I feel no need to detest the wealthy. They just have a different lifestyle from ours and happiness and health is everything (as you know all too well). Smile Good luck today Nathan.
Ann
13 Aug 2013 12:24PM
A beautiful scene Nathan. Love the cloudy sky, has summer abandonned us?!

Kathryn
boov Plus
3 2 United Kingdom
13 Aug 2013 12:25PM
Fine shot this......
pluckyfilly Plus
10 351 33 United Kingdom
13 Aug 2013 12:34PM
surely no one can fault this or can theyWink personally I love itSmile
nonur Plus
7 17 11 Turkey
13 Aug 2013 12:59PM
Hope the treatment brings successful results, Nathan. Great image and I like the reflections a lot.
EileenH 3 1 United Kingdom
13 Aug 2013 1:04PM
Lovely capture. You are the only person I know that detest money lol Smile

Eileen
13 Aug 2013 2:26PM
Don't tar all people with the same brush.
I lived with my late husband on a 36 foot yacht.for well over 5 years
We loved living with the elements....
Not all boat owners are rich and snobs....
It helped that we were living in the Nederlands
widtink 4 406 2 Scotland
13 Aug 2013 3:22PM
Nice moody shot Nathan SmileSmile

Rod
TrevBatWCC Plus
8 12 10 England
13 Aug 2013 3:23PM
The sky looks a bit like this here right now! A fine capture and presentation, Nathan, with some nice reflections Smile
I can confirm that Barbara isn't a snob! Wink Can't say I like them....but I am quite partial to the money bit and can always find it a good home...
Trev Smile
13 Aug 2013 6:13PM
Super image Nathan, you've done wonders with this.

John Smile
a good image,every doggy has it's day and every body has there say,the love of money is the root of all evil.


billy
JOKEN 7 3 10 United Kingdom
13 Aug 2013 8:17PM
As a photograph I think it is excellent with that brooding sky. What a pity that the planners allowed those two monstrous skyscrapers to be erected.
Ken
Brian65 7 2 United Kingdom
13 Aug 2013 8:23PM
Lovely shot Nathan, hope all goes well for you.
Brian
JuBarney Plus
5 20 3 United Kingdom
13 Aug 2013 8:41PM
A beautiful peaceful harbour scene so well captured.
Hope all goes well at Leatherhead.
Ju
ali63 Plus
4 753 1 United Kingdom
13 Aug 2013 9:48PM
What a life, great image, good luck for the next couple of days,

Ali SmileSmile
13 Aug 2013 11:03PM
Superb capture Nathan i'm not a snob but i own a boat i sail it all the time in the bath.
Gary
Source 6
13 Aug 2013 11:33PM
A great scene beautifully captured
-source
Chinga Plus
5 3 1 United Kingdom
14 Aug 2013 1:14AM
Something about the "feel" of this image apeals greatly to me... I think it's the heavy low clouds accented by the "spikes" of the boats masts and the two linerar buildings on show...
Well seen Nathan!
IB
14 Aug 2013 5:32AM
This image has a special feeling due to those reflections. Even the clouds are flected from the water ! Beautiful!---- I hope the treatments go well !!!! The very best regards from Finland,and be back soon! ---- Jukka.
ChiliMan Plus
10 135 17 Singapore
14 Aug 2013 5:52PM
Gosh...the detail in this is WONderful, Nathan. Lovely light on the boats too. I think the overcastness has made them stand out!

I detest snobberishness...

...but I can't say I detest money! Bit hard getting photo gear without it Wink I do detest not having more, though Grin

Andrew

Quote:A great capture Nathan ! Love the clouds and composition here Smile


A wonderfully moody image Nathan..Grin

Good luck with your treatmentGrinGrin

LynetteGrinGrin
17 Aug 2013 7:58AM
Great marina image with dramatic sky
Hope all goes well
Regards Brian
18 Aug 2013 9:55AM
Marinas always make for good captures we have some fine ones up here

Graham
Lovely composition great light. Well done Nathan.
WesternRed.

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