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Saturday Shadows

By ChiliMan
Wow…what a response to the fiddled plumbago! Thanks, everyone Smile

Special thanks to Annette ( annettep38 ) and Robin ( RobinF ) for their wonderful User Awards SmileSmile


Here’s something from the archives for Saturday Shadows. The original was taken a few years ago. The other versions were done at different times.

V1: crop done from V2 today
V2: done last year
V3: original straight from the camera
V4: Spider Web Bikini done today just for a laugh Grin

I hope everyone’s having a great weekend. Ridiculously blazing hot day over here. The patio thermometer (in the shade) read 34 degrees mid-afternoon. No complaints, though. Laundry got well nuked, there was a little breeze about, humidity was low and it was comfy enough in the house in front of the table fan.

‘Tis now approaching midnight and the thermometer reads 29 degrees. Hey, that’s Singapore for you. All I can say is ‘thank God for airconditioning’…which I feel like slipping into now and which I’ll be switching on in my room in a minute Smile


Tags: Shadow Pattern Black and white Specialist and abstract Railing Saturday shadows

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annettep38 Plus
5 218 40 Costa Rica
2 Feb 2013 3:52PM
wow! v4 for me, it is fantastic Smile

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johnlw 9 1 10 United Kingdom
2 Feb 2013 3:53PM
I like the blandness of V1 and the P.S work in no 4.
Regards John
LynneJoyce Plus
8 20 99 United Kingdom
2 Feb 2013 3:56PM
Unusually for me V1 is my favourite as I love its stark but pretty minimalism. V4 reminds me of the racy, lacy underwear I used to be able to wear, and that too has a certain nostalgic appeal.
AnneWorner 9 620 43 United States
2 Feb 2013 4:04PM
V1 and v4 - wonderful shadows Smile I was wondering where you found the giant spider web, but v2 and v3 revealed the secret.

CarolG Plus
9 196 18 Greece
2 Feb 2013 4:13PM
Wow, Andrew, you've excelled yourself with these shadow images Smile. Wonderful elongated spider's web in V.1, and V.4 is fabulous SmileSmileSmile
Just trying to make us all jealous with your temperatures, aren't you Sad Carol
WhiteRose1 Plus
6 1.6k 148 England
2 Feb 2013 4:51PM
v4 and v1 are excellent Andrew. Would be interesting to see 4 as a bikini!! Grin

Hermanus 4 4 South Africa
2 Feb 2013 4:56PM
No shadow ever placed here can compete with V4 !! Excellent SmileGrinGrinWinkWinkWink
AnnChown Plus
6 199 1 United Kingdom
2 Feb 2013 5:15PM
v1 and v4! Love your imagination Andrew - the bikini is a wonderful concept! SmileSmileSmile
EAS 7 1 13 Scotland
2 Feb 2013 5:16PM
V1 is really lovely. Still chuckling over V4. Grin Wicked!!

mrswoolybill Plus
9 985 1499 United Kingdom
2 Feb 2013 5:21PM
V4 is wonderful. Though a tad draughty, I think...
franken Plus
14 4.0k 4 Wales
2 Feb 2013 5:44PM
Version 4 for me Andrew - excellent!

woolybill1 Plus
10 22 68 United Kingdom
2 Feb 2013 5:50PM
A thoughtful and well-composed set of shadows, Andrew.

Somebody (!) once told me that items such as that mimicked in V4 lead BOTH the sales records in certain emporia just before Christmas (purchased by men) AND the returned goods lists just after Christmas (brought back by their wives . . .) GrinGrinGrin

Daisymaye Plus
8 23 10 Canada
2 Feb 2013 6:04PM
Great shadows. The underwear in V4 looks a little holey.........Sandy
SlowSong Plus
8 6.4k 29 England
2 Feb 2013 6:13PM
Love the build up to the spider web bikini. Inspired. Grin
richmowil Plus
7 310 1 England
2 Feb 2013 6:20PM
I like the series - V1 for me!
netta1234 Plus
4 371 2 Wales
2 Feb 2013 6:22PM
A great set especially v4Smile
2 Feb 2013 7:25PM
Andrew, the first image catches the eye and draws me to your upload. The last image is wonderfully creative! Bravo.

andylea 8 37 1 United Kingdom
2 Feb 2013 8:12PM
v3 for me today andrew love the colour and light a belter nice one Wink
Couldn't pick which version I liked best as they are all really great.

pamelajean Plus
10 969 1832 United Kingdom
2 Feb 2013 9:06PM
I like them all, Andrew, especially the lovely curve, but I think V1 is my favourite because of its sheer simplicity.
taggart Plus
12 47 13 United States
2 Feb 2013 9:23PM
The best of the shadows!
Tibetan 4 3 England
3 Feb 2013 3:18PM
Nice complimentary shapes Andrew, and I like the B&W best, good shadows, regards Leon.GrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrin
gingerdelight 10 298 11 United Kingdom
3 Feb 2013 3:49PM
Wonderful shadows captured here Andrew!
Rende Plus
9 38 4 Netherlands
3 Feb 2013 4:02PM
Beautifully composed; very elegant.
tonyng Plus
6 8 2 United Kingdom
3 Feb 2013 5:04PM
V1 & 4 for definite. Well seen abstract work Andrew.
helenlinda Plus
9 344 22 United Kingdom
3 Feb 2013 10:34PM
Excellent shadow in the first place SmileSmile
JimV 10 6 3 Canada
4 Feb 2013 5:06AM
Excellent shadows V1 to 3, and great manipulative work in V4 Andrew, couldn't decide on a favourite!
Rgds., Jim
Glostopcat 10 255 2 England
5 Feb 2013 10:11PM
Such a superb set of shadows for Shadow Saturday Andrew. I like the saucy seaside humour in v4, silly sunday and shadow saturday all rolled into one!Smile
TyChee Plus
11 275 1 United States
14 Mar 2013 10:39AM
Very ool abstract. Love v4.

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