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EAS 9 1 13 Scotland
7 May 2013 7:36AM
Gorgeous light and a composition which works so well, not least thanks to that pigeon which so kindly agreed to place itself in exactly the right spot! Grin


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capto Plus
6 5.2k 8 United Kingdom
7 May 2013 7:42AM
Great choice of mono, you owe that pigeon some crumbs.Smile

AnnChown Plus
8 207 1 United Kingdom
7 May 2013 7:56AM
These pigeons make excellent props - he's perfectly placed. Love the poem too.
CaroleS Plus
8 433 3 United Kingdom
7 May 2013 7:56AM
Lovely soft rays of light filtering through the trees, a splendid composition.
7 May 2013 8:00AM
Super composition Dave,
johnke 5 223 15
7 May 2013 8:01AM
Beautiful Dave, looks almostt like an infra red process all of the light has bought out the amazind detail and with your composition its stunning...John
Jocelia 6 2 1 Australia
7 May 2013 8:13AM
quite lovely with the light coming through the willow….GrinGrinGrin
ColleenA Plus
5 362 6 Australia
7 May 2013 8:27AM
A beautiful poem to match the perfect scene, could easily sit there and watch the people go the monoGrinGrinGrin

Quote:Quite lovely with the light coming through the willow….GrinGrinGrin
rayme330 6 17 1 United Kingdom
7 May 2013 8:33AM
A wonderfully composed backlit mono shot Dave, the shadows ( and the pigeon) help connect the foreground to the trees and the bridge.

Richsr 11 91 223 England
7 May 2013 8:52AM
Like the use of the light here Dave, to give the light fingers, well composed too
Regards Richard
Hermanus 5 4 South Africa
7 May 2013 8:55AM
This is such a peaceful and beautiful image Dave !! I love the way the sun reflects of the top of the bridge rails !! Superb play of light and shadow here Smile
Nikonuser1 Plus
5 152 16 United Kingdom
7 May 2013 9:07AM
A great mono image, peaceful, and the inclusion of the pigeon adds to the imageSmileSmileSmileSmileSmileSmileSmileSmileSmileSmileSmile

User_Removed 8 48 1 United Kingdom
7 May 2013 9:16AM
A superb image and great lighting Dave, answer to your ? i use a tripod and cable release.
Regards, Alf.
franken Plus
15 4.6k 4 United Kingdom
7 May 2013 9:20AM
Lovely light and it works really well in mono Dave.

Lillian Plus
8 22 17 United Kingdom
7 May 2013 9:24AM
Lovely capture and lighting Dave
and the bird setting off on a journey!!
Thanks for my misspellingBlush!!
Caziwinkles 5 3 1 United Kingdom
7 May 2013 9:41AM
What a lovely mono image Dave. Could just sit there and while away a few hours watching the world go by! Smile

lonely_oryx 10 61 55 England
7 May 2013 9:45AM
Excellent use of the light. Mono is ideal
7 May 2013 9:53AM
well composed David fine result works well in mono and has a very tranquil feel to it nice work

A lovely composition of this B&W with the most beautiful light.
Well done Dave. WesternRed.
UrbaneMagick 6 172 1 United Kingdom
7 May 2013 10:07AM
A thing of beauty with the light streaming through the Weeping Willow Dave!!

Beautiful yet subtle.

SlowSong Plus
9 7.4k 30 England
7 May 2013 10:10AM
This is lovely Dave. I'd never have thought this was Lloyd Park, it looks so interesting. Smile
The pigeon is perfect.
marktc Plus
7 101 15 United Kingdom
7 May 2013 10:19AM
Beautifully done Dave, and a completely unexpected image. Magnificent light and wonderful detail.

Very Nice.
barbarahirst 9 27 12 United Kingdom
7 May 2013 10:36AM
The light through that willow really is special.
Irishkate Plus
7 41 114 United Kingdom
7 May 2013 11:20AM
A peaceful scene working well with your poem (Your knowledge and memory of poems and literature is amazing).
Good composition but I would like to see this in colour with those lovely weeping willows in sunlight.
7 May 2013 11:48AM
A wonderful composition Dave, but above all a really superb light.
Daisymaye Plus
9 23 16 Canada
7 May 2013 12:42PM
Love the light rays coming through the tree. A well composed and beautiful image Dave........Sandy
debu 8 India
7 May 2013 12:45PM
Very nice mono with beautiful light.
Joline Plus
11 30 53 United States
7 May 2013 1:11PM
The mono suits this is truly painted by the light. I like the poem that accompanies it, too.
TrevBatWCC Plus
9 12 12 England
7 May 2013 1:58PM
Looks a lovely spot to sit and ponder, and such wonderful light, too Wink
Trev Smile
morpheus1955 11 3 2 United Kingdom
7 May 2013 2:14PM
Cracking shot, excellent composition and light, works well as a mono

rontear Plus
15 8 8 England
7 May 2013 3:11PM
Light and the use of !! Dave.
Rays of light coming through tree make it a spectacular image.

Leading lines and yes that pigeon you photo-shopped into place because as you know there are no pigeons in London! LOL your composition is always strong, great image. A little vignette maybe. Regards
NDODS 7 5.1k 125 United Kingdom
7 May 2013 4:38PM
Only in monochrome would the light work so well in this beautifully balanced and well throughout composition Dave.

Regards Nathan GrinGrinGrin
achieverswales 7 8 101 Wales
7 May 2013 5:20PM
Wonderful light and shadows to give depth, excellent capture Dave, what about us seeing the colour version.


xwang 9 56 8
7 May 2013 5:58PM
I like the composition and light of this image.. I might prefer it's slightly brighter... i must be very old now, everything looks dim Grin
7 May 2013 6:23PM
The Bird looking to cross the Bridge really makes this one for me Dave Smile

John Smile
jdinne 15 16 England
7 May 2013 6:36PM
Excellent Dave

LexEquine 12 19 United States
7 May 2013 7:30PM
Superlative Monochrome Scenic Image ~
6 3 8 United Kingdom
7 May 2013 7:39PM
Excellent light and shadows and to say it was hand held!.........This is superb!GrinGrinGrinGrinGrin
zapar40 8 66 5 Wales
7 May 2013 7:39PM
beautiful mono work in this lovely light.
CLASS, love the diag of bench opposed diag of bridge. Well done & thanks, Si
gajewski Plus
13 10 9 United States
7 May 2013 10:45PM
Dave, that light through the willow is magical.
fazzer 9 54 7 United Kingdom
7 May 2013 10:53PM
Very clever shot Dave , the composition is superb and the use of light is excellent.Well seen and taken Smile
jovanovic 6 26 France
7 May 2013 11:31PM
Excellent b&w Smile
nonur Plus
9 17 13 Turkey
8 May 2013 12:19AM
Simply, magical, SUPERB and I love it. I'd be very proud, Dave.
8 May 2013 10:44AM
Beautiful a very pleasing image to look at Dave, love your POV it's a stunning mono.
Rende 11 38 4 Netherlands
8 May 2013 10:53AM
Wonderful light, composition and tones Dave!
GillyB Plus
13 317 8 United Kingdom
8 May 2013 5:35PM
Gorgeous light and shadows! Perfectly suited to mono.

8 May 2013 6:54PM
Wonderful composition of light and shadows using monochrome color, gives a fabulous result!
helenlinda Plus
10 360 22 United Kingdom
8 May 2013 7:05PM
What lovely light Dave SmileSmile
8 May 2013 8:20PM
Lloyd park looks so enticing here! Tremendous lighting going on here Dave!
ChiliMan 11 135 17 Singapore
8 May 2013 8:35PM
Now that is some wondrous light and how perfect is this in BW, Dave?

What an image...

8 May 2013 9:22PM
Stunning light Dave, love the mono, a wonderful image Smile
9 May 2013 12:18PM
A superb beauty.
9 May 2013 4:18PM
An excellent image - so well composed and detailed, Dave.

10 May 2013 9:44AM
Dave, fantastic composition, the pov I would say looks fist class. A supper shot for a you lovey tones and great use of light.......very nice work mate.

11 May 2013 7:43PM
Gorgeous composition which works so well in mono
13 May 2013 8:34AM
Excellent Dave..Lin
Phil_L 9 19 1 Wales
3 Jun 2013 8:23PM
Not that you need another vote. Took me ages to scroll to the bottom Smile Gorgeous light. Lovely in monochrome.
Potra 5 Venezuela
3 Jul 2013 3:05PM
This is a splendid image! Perfect composition, lovely light, contrast.

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