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By Jasper87  
In a reflective mood this morning so back to Burma, the Kuthodaw Pagoda in Mandalay, looking back towards the entrance. The title refers to the name of the dog in the HMV logo which this one reminds me of. The floor gave some excellent reflections and I 'snapped' quite a few people walking it, but this is the least cluttered and the dog had wandered off in most of the others.

Iso 200, 1/30sec, f11, handheld.


Tags: Reflections Myanmar Burma Temple Landscape and travel Mandalay Kuthodaw Pagoda

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richmowil Plus
12 438 2 England
25 Mar 2013 8:30AM
Nice reflection, Nice Image!! I Like it a lot!!
NDODS 10 5.2k 127 United Kingdom
25 Mar 2013 8:32AM
A beautifully observed and crafted composition with stunning light and glorious colour. The sitting cat makes me think "Is he checking for adorned feet?"

Regards Nathan Grin
canonfan 10 7 United Kingdom
25 Mar 2013 8:37AM
Superb image and reflections Dave
PhillipMinnis 10 94 4 Australia
25 Mar 2013 8:39AM
A stunning and unique image, Dave! Wonderful colours and great reflections!

Top notch!


jdinne 17 16 England
25 Mar 2013 8:40AM
Its quite wonderful Dave, amazing colours reflected and that dog brilliant.

25 Mar 2013 8:41AM
Wonderful! Love the colours and detail. Littler dog adds to it!
Caziwinkles 8 3 1 United Kingdom
25 Mar 2013 8:43AM
First class image Dave! Love the colours, the light, the reflections - everything!! Smile

barbarahirst 12 27 12 United Kingdom
25 Mar 2013 8:44AM
the dog is star..
love those reflections
you must have really enjoyed your photography when there
CarolG 14 199 20 Greece
25 Mar 2013 8:47AM
A superb composition and capture, Dave, with those glorious reflections. The little dog is the icing on the cake for me. Carol
mrswoolybill Plus
14 2.7k 2375 United Kingdom
25 Mar 2013 8:54AM
I didn't spot the dog for a moment, it adds a whole new aspect to the way the eye moves through the frame, because we can follow the dog's eyes.
But my main interest is the lady's care and sense of anticipation - it's in that right hand.
woolybill1 Plus
14 36 76 United Kingdom
25 Mar 2013 9:02AM
Spotted the dog immediately (from the title, of course). The dog looks lost without the gramophone horn.
Excellent work, Dave.
25 Mar 2013 9:04AM
Another fabulous take, Dave!
Such wonderful colours and reflections.
Where's the gramophone gone??!!
Have a good day.

Very well framed indeed, Dave with a wonderful reflection and the colours are what colour is for, amazing.

johnke Plus
8 223 16 England
25 Mar 2013 9:28AM
A superb image Dave and very well exposed with fantastic detail...John
capto Plus
8 6.6k 25 United Kingdom
25 Mar 2013 9:29AM
Great colours and reflections but Nipper steals the show.Smile

franken Plus
18 5.2k 4 United Kingdom
25 Mar 2013 9:53AM
Impressive image Dave.

TrevBatWCC Plus
12 13 17 England
25 Mar 2013 10:54AM
A very colourful capture, Dave, and you've certainly got some wonderful reflections here Smile Does look rather like Nipper, the HMV dog! Wink
Trev Smile
Hermanus 8 4 South Africa
25 Mar 2013 10:59AM
My first sighting of a holy dog !! GrinGrin A stunning image Dave - so rich !
EAS 11 1 13 Scotland
25 Mar 2013 11:05AM

Quote:A superb composition and capture, Dave, with those glorious reflections. The little dog is the icing on the cake for me. Carol

Irishkate Plus
10 44 118 United Kingdom
25 Mar 2013 11:25AM
A lot to see and think about in this fantastic image.
Well observed dog's pose!
Love the grace of the lady walking in without the shoes -kinda speaks volumes about the
reverence these places are held in.
achieverswales 10 8 101 Wales
25 Mar 2013 11:28AM
Stunning capture Dave, the dog is a delight.


Mynett 12 142 6 United Kingdom
25 Mar 2013 12:26PM
very well composed and some nice colours and reflections in this one full of interest
Daisymaye Plus
12 23 18 Canada
25 Mar 2013 12:34PM
A wonderful appealing image. Love the dog and the lady carrying her shoes. So much of interest to see. Those reflections are stunning.......Sandy
RonnieAG Plus
11 154 119 Scotland
25 Mar 2013 12:46PM
The dog adds just wee extra touch that you might only far in the Far East with such a subject.
And what a beautiful and colourful subject the Pagoda makes, the shiny tiled floor showing off excellent reflections.
Excellent exposure and detail, Dave, and of course I'd expect nothing less from youWinkWink.
fentiger 19 920 24 England
25 Mar 2013 12:51PM
Not a lot to add to what's been said ~ it's a damn fine capture.

DixClix 12 2 United Kingdom
25 Mar 2013 12:56PM
Excellent! Only you could have brought the concept down to "Nipper": the dog is hardly representative in the shot! Nice idea, I like it and the image too, very colourful!
BIGRY1 9 3 8 United Kingdom
25 Mar 2013 1:12PM
Great reflection and colour. Nice oneWinkGrin
Nikonuser1 Plus
8 166 16 United Kingdom
25 Mar 2013 1:16PM
A colourfull shot, great reflections well capturedSmileSmileSmileSmileSmileSmileSmileSmile

lonely_oryx 13 61 55 England
25 Mar 2013 1:21PM
Beautiful colours and composition
ColleenA Plus
8 471 7 Australia
25 Mar 2013 1:30PM

Quote:First class image Dave! Love the colours, the light, the reflections - everything!! Smile

A really great image

AnneWorner 13 620 43 United States
25 Mar 2013 1:53PM
Symmetry, colour and reflections, with a small dog breaking the monotony of the day.

Fefe Plus
9 54 36 United Kingdom
25 Mar 2013 1:54PM
I didn't notice the title.......... When I saw the dog I thought of hmvGrinGrin
Brilliant image Dave!
morpheus1955 14 3 2 United Kingdom
25 Mar 2013 1:59PM
Fantastic shot, excellent composition and light, love the reflections too

danbrann 16 640 17
25 Mar 2013 2:14PM
Marvelous Dave. An are of outstanding beauty and elegance and you photograph a bloody Dog. Most of us would have moved it out of the way......................................but then we wouldn,t have ended up with such a stunning image.
jaktis Plus
17 84 Sweden
25 Mar 2013 2:19PM
Stunning details and the dog's pose is excellent

rontear Plus
17 23 9 England
25 Mar 2013 2:37PM
Very colourful Dave, just like the religion.
LynneJoyce Plus
12 22 101 United Kingdom
25 Mar 2013 3:23PM
The reflections in this are amazing.
netta1234 9 382 2 Wales
25 Mar 2013 3:37PM
A Great image with lovely clean floor that shows the reflection out nicelySmile
jovanovic 9 26 France
25 Mar 2013 4:08PM
Superb Smile
gajewski 16 10 9 United States
25 Mar 2013 4:29PM
You're right, Dave -- great reflections. You have a steady hand -- no detectable camera movement at 1/30th sec. Great job.
11 10 10 England
25 Mar 2013 4:31PM
What a good spot the dog was and what a beautiful place to visit. An excellent image.
CaroleS Plus
10 442 3 United Kingdom
25 Mar 2013 5:11PM
An image to delight - wonderful colours and fantastic reflections. What a first class shot.
25 Mar 2013 5:19PM
Excellent capture, Dave !
HELANA 11 United Kingdom
25 Mar 2013 5:21PM
Beautifully framed Dave, great colours, great reflections. The dog is a bonus.
zapar40 10 66 5 Wales
25 Mar 2013 5:47PM
well seen shot Dave, superb timing, comp and well taken.
myrab 14 United Kingdom
25 Mar 2013 6:29PM
I have loved your Burma images, the reflections on this path are wonderful.

marktc Plus
10 101 15 United Kingdom
25 Mar 2013 6:52PM
A magnificent capture Dave, I wish I had a UA to give you...
Philip_H 9 1.5k United Kingdom
25 Mar 2013 7:01PM
Beautifully balanced image with great perspective and a perfect smattering of people.

Wonderful colours and reflections too.

25 Mar 2013 7:42PM
Last but not least, all of the above and more.

Spot on Fella.

derekhansen 12 210 24 United Kingdom
25 Mar 2013 9:37PM
A really cracking shot Dave, Full of colour and interest.
sable 12 9 7 United Kingdom
25 Mar 2013 9:57PM
This is a great shot I like the composition colours reflection and of course the little dog Nipper - Elizabeth xx
25 Mar 2013 11:11PM
A symmetry colourful composition, with great reflections!!
25 Mar 2013 11:15PM
A wonderful selection of colours and reflections here, then I noticed the dog!! The lady also adds to the whole scene; a great photo, Dave!
abeeror2 8 23 Australia
26 Mar 2013 4:35AM
saeidNL 11 3 Netherlands
26 Mar 2013 7:59AM
What fantastic and great capture indeed,like the tones,colour,reflection and light here ,(the dag is star)I agree with Barbara ,
Lovely colours with great light a great capture with a magic angle.
Well done Dave. WesternRed.
Rende 14 38 4 Netherlands
26 Mar 2013 10:43AM
This is stunning Dave; such magical reflections and colours.
pamelajean Plus
15 1.5k 2201 United Kingdom
26 Mar 2013 11:19AM
There is so much to like about this......colours, reflections, architecture, lady and dog, it has a wonderful atmosphere too.
Richsr 13 91 223 England
26 Mar 2013 1:46PM
A fine image here Dave, like the colours and their reflection too
Regards Richard
26 Mar 2013 1:51PM
The reflection on the floor is fantastic and makes a wonderful photo.
Regards Ely
moiral 10 12 Scotland
26 Mar 2013 2:17PM
Very nice reflections indeed. Like the inclusion of the dog - just sitting watching the world go by. Moira
1881 9 India
26 Mar 2013 4:40PM
Wonderful shot.
26 Mar 2013 5:22PM
Super shot Dave, love it .

John Smile
xwang 11 56 8
26 Mar 2013 6:10PM
Wonderfully taken, Dave. It must be a difficult photo to take. The reflection works well on the image, and the star is the little doggy visitor for meGrin...
janlea 8 3 United Kingdom
26 Mar 2013 6:55PM
What a wonderful image Dave, superb colour and reflection, not forgetting the dog in the shot, really nice! Grin
nonur 12 18 13 Turkey
26 Mar 2013 8:46PM
Great compo, super colours, reflections, and all. Excellent!
27 Mar 2013 3:31PM
A stunning image Dave..Lin
almiles 11 38 102 United Kingdom
28 Mar 2013 12:04PM
The reflections are great and the dog looking at them adds quirky character. Lots of depth in the distance if a little cluttered there (the monk can stay!) but I'd say a great job done for such a busy tourist destination.
29 Mar 2013 10:54AM
fine capture David and the wee woofie sets it off nicely

swanseamale47 12 124 United Kingdom
30 Mar 2013 12:45PM
Love the reflection, makes the image even better.
30 Mar 2013 3:38PM
Glorious ! The little dog looks as though he's wondering about walking on the shiny surface! WinkGill
amazing shot, Dave...and THX stopping by...Smile)
Werner Wink
LexEquine 14 1 19 United States
4 Apr 2013 8:37PM
Superb color, clarity, Tones, & Compo ~ Peter
ZoeKemp 8 31 England
6 Apr 2013 3:25PM
Love the colours. Creatively captured reflection in the highly polished floor Smile Smile

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