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Old, New, Borrowed & Blue ...

By sut68      
A break from the kitten shots and back to one from the honeymoon, taken in the grand company of my missus and the genial giant that is Phil Crowder Smile

I'd waited for the light for a while to break the low cloud bank and cast a golden glow over these reeds [and boat] ... thankfully I was rewarded. The boat was old, the day was new, I was borrowing Fran's polariser and the boat was tied up with a blue rope ... a fitting title methinks Wink

0.6 ND Grad [hard] + B+W Polariser.

Cheers for looking in, just off to put dinner on and mess about with the kitties for a while ... see you soon.

Paul

Tags: Scotland Trossachs Boat Reeds Golden light Loch ard Landscape and travel Kinlochard

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bfgstew 11 668 105 England
7 Nov 2011 5:33PM
Wonderful combination of complimentary colours and light, plus well composed, as per Mr S.

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paulcr 12 1.5k 9 Ireland
7 Nov 2011 5:35PM
So your saying you took Phil Crowder on your honeymoon with you? Smile
Paul
igknight 5 30 United States
7 Nov 2011 5:38PM
Very lovely colors. Love the blues turning into yellow.
7 Nov 2011 5:38PM
Great comp, lovely glow on those reeds & distant trees, nice one !
sut68 14 2.0k 76 England
7 Nov 2011 5:39PM
Erm ... not exactly, he was there when we got there Paul ... that would be just weird if we took him with us Wink

Ta guys,
Paul
fraser 13 631 14 Scotland
7 Nov 2011 5:45PM
Great image Paul. Love the simplicity of the shapes and colour combinations. I must have been very near that boat on Saturday (in response to Phil's advice) but didn't see it. I'll have to go back with my wellies soon.

Fraser
Cormy 9 3 England
7 Nov 2011 5:46PM
Quite clearly this would have been crap without Fran's polariser.but the light IS magical.
Cheers
Alan
CathyI 12 344 3 United Kingdom
7 Nov 2011 5:49PM
That will do nicely in all respects! Smile
sut68 14 2.0k 76 England
7 Nov 2011 6:07PM
This is on Loch Ard Fraser, not sure if you were up there or not?

Clearly, Alan Grin

Cheers all, enjoy your evenings,
Paul
mondmagu 7 75 Ireland
7 Nov 2011 6:34PM
Great shot Paul,lovely colour tones.

Des
sut68 14 2.0k 76 England
7 Nov 2011 6:59PM
Cheers Des Smile
BillyGoatGruff 10 191 199 England
7 Nov 2011 7:07PM
Here's your RC, mate! Smile
NikonNovice 10 107 1 United Kingdom
7 Nov 2011 7:08PM
Well composed
sut68 14 2.0k 76 England
7 Nov 2011 7:27PM
Thank you William and cheers also Clive Smile
Landlord 10 25 1 Scotland
7 Nov 2011 7:48PM
Nice one... looks better now than I remember it, well done sir.


Quote:So your saying you took Phil Crowder on your honeymoon with you? Smile


sounds like he wanted to come too! Wink
elkiebrooks 14 83 5 United Kingdom
7 Nov 2011 7:58PM
Stunning colours and view. Love the blue tones and the light on the reeds behind the boat.
LesF 10 182 9
7 Nov 2011 8:01PM
Do like this Paul, specially the reflections from the water in that boat, very very nice


Lesf
sut68 14 2.0k 76 England
7 Nov 2011 8:12PM
Look guys, had I know I would've asked you both, but ... WinkTongue

Cheers all, much appreciated Smile

Paul
Eviscera 11 1.1k 149 United Kingdom
7 Nov 2011 8:38PM
Tense frame , quality
sut68 14 2.0k 76 England
7 Nov 2011 8:43PM
Cheers Dave, glad you like Smile
derekhansen Plus
8 210 24 United Kingdom
7 Nov 2011 9:20PM
Superbly composed Paul. Making the most of the beautiful light.
Derek
sut68 14 2.0k 76 England
7 Nov 2011 9:40PM
Cheers Derek, we got some lovely light that morning ... was a pleasure to be out and in great company too!!!
martinl 14 266 2 United Kingdom
7 Nov 2011 9:59PM
That boat ain't going nowhere anytime soon!!
Wink
sut68 14 2.0k 76 England
8 Nov 2011 7:11AM
Just needs a bucket and some TLC mate Wink
A very apt title in many ways.

Dougie
Richsr 10 91 223 England
8 Nov 2011 10:41AM
Like the title and nice light and tones Paul.
Regards Richard
sut68 14 2.0k 76 England
8 Nov 2011 12:35PM
I thought so too Dougie Smile

Cheers guys,
Paul

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