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Jersey Buoys

By TrevBatWCC    
After the boat trip out to Corbičre Lighthouse, alighting the boat and heading towards St Helier’s town centre, came across this sculpture of buoys. Couldn’t see any plaque nearby giving any info about it, and despite doing a good search on t’internet, I can find every sculpture on the island but this! It doesn’t even appear on Google Street View, either, so think it has quite recently appeared there.
Having taken V1, thought the chains looked a bit lost against the building in the background, so have lead with my second capture of it, taken on moving a few metres to the left. V2 was taken from standing in the middle, looking directly up.

Many thanks to Mike (Mike_Smith) for his User Award on my previous upload, La Corbičre Lighthouse: a different view , most appreciated Smile

Raw images processed in Adobe Camera Raw, tweaked in Nik Collection’s Viveza 2 and Photoshop Elements 14.

Thanks again to everyone for your votes & comments on my previous uploads, it really is appreciated and encouraging Smile

Trev Smile

Tags: Sculpture Specialist and abstract Buoys Jersey St helier

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Comments


14 Aug 2018 12:20PM
a beautifully processed set of images and a most remarkable sculpture
Irishkate Plus
10 45 121 United Kingdom
14 Aug 2018 12:23PM
A delightful discovery and so annoying when you can't get a clear shot - however I think you did well in your lead.
You can do tour guides in Jersey now Trev.
KateGrin
Chinga Plus
10 3 2 United Kingdom
14 Aug 2018 12:55PM
Great find... Colourful and beautiful... Isabel GrinGrin
14 Aug 2018 1:49PM
Superb set
Mollycat Plus
7 21 2 United Kingdom
14 Aug 2018 2:07PM
Clever title Trev, and a great looking lead.
Peter Grin
mrswoolybill Plus
14 2.8k 2403 United Kingdom
14 Aug 2018 2:42PM
Wonderfully surreal.
bliba Plus
15 2 Austria
14 Aug 2018 4:27PM
wonderful art ...very creativ ...love V2
super processing WinkWinkWink
saltireblue Plus
10 11.8k 75 Norway
14 Aug 2018 4:42PM
That's different.
You could always send the image in an email to the Jersey tourist board to find out more about it...

Malc
pamelajean Plus
15 1.5k 2214 United Kingdom
14 Aug 2018 4:47PM
Well done for getting that better pov, it looks great in the lead image. I love the way the chains bend, or at least give the impression of bending.
LynneJoyce Plus
12 22 101 United Kingdom
14 Aug 2018 5:04PM
Another excellent set with a great title. My personal favourite is V2.
cats_123 Plus
17 5.1k 30 Northern Ireland
14 Aug 2018 5:04PM
Great title... feel a song coming on😂😂😂
Drighlynne 10 131 1 United Kingdom
14 Aug 2018 7:03PM
Love the title Trevor.
Lynne
14 Aug 2018 10:06PM
Great title, excellent set, V2 is my fave.

KennySmile
15 Aug 2018 8:58PM
Excellent set and title Trev..Lin

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