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mikemullumby 5 1 3 Australia
25 Apr 2012 10:37PM
A very regimented exercise indeed Mick.

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annettep38 Plus
5 218 39 Costa Rica
25 Apr 2012 10:37PM
I am really glad you reverted to plan B. as in beach. And I like the complementary green. Amazing how two square bolts create a standard hex offspring
I think I have to emmigrate to Scotland for a dryer climate, here even the rust is too wet at the moment. And I got just the thing for you, but as you know best, one has to wait for the right conditions.
cats_123 Plus
12 4.5k 26 Northern Ireland
25 Apr 2012 10:45PM
and you expect us to believe you've been on a beach?...that's just sand from your playpit!! WinkGrin
Herge88 Plus
9 40 4 England
25 Apr 2012 10:48PM
Great composition here Mick with good dof, I really like this.

Best Matt
WhiteRose1 Plus
6 1.6k 148 England
25 Apr 2012 10:50PM
Back to basics - a nuts and bolts approachGrin. A gritty imageGrin ... better stop, losing the thread a bit hereTongue

Dave
good mix of texture
LynneJoyce Plus
8 20 99 United Kingdom
25 Apr 2012 10:57PM

Quote:Back to basics - a nuts and bolts approachGrin. A gritty imageGrin ... better stop, losing the thread a bit hereTongue

Dave



He beat me to those pun-ch lines! Nice work Mick.
taggart Plus
11 46 12 United States
25 Apr 2012 11:30PM
Your rust is getting very fancy these days!
goso 9 2 1 Australia
26 Apr 2012 12:11AM
First class Mike ...Bill
JPatrickM 9 2 United Kingdom
26 Apr 2012 12:30AM
And you've been "featured" Mick. Nice one. I like the touch of the little drifts of sand(this must have been shot from above?)and the wood grain around the hex nut is marvellous.
Patrick
paskinmj 7 11 1 United Kingdom
26 Apr 2012 1:27AM
Great capture.
Matt
ugly Plus
8 5 57 United Kingdom
26 Apr 2012 5:50AM
3 is a magic number...
Great image...
The detail and colours are spot on...
Love the comp...
A great image...

Dave
Alvar 9 23 2 France
26 Apr 2012 6:19AM
Excellent image Mick Smile
Alvar
Lillian Plus
7 21 17 United Kingdom
26 Apr 2012 6:57AM
I think those 'planks' are made for 'walking'
Great shot Mick of rust
Lillian
26 Apr 2012 7:17AM
Well, it seems like the rusty bits don't ever let you down.... Smile
Nice composition,
Johanna



Btw. did you see my rusty rooster in yesterday's upload???
CaroleS Plus
6 419 3 United Kingdom
26 Apr 2012 7:44AM
Ah high quality rust with shine, well detailed image Mick (shame about the beach babesSad) Carole
nikshot 7 9 1 United Kingdom
26 Apr 2012 7:51AM

Quote:Ah high quality rust with shine, well detailed image Mick (shame about the beach babesSad) Carole


I am with Crole, especially about the beach babes. another great rust composition Mick.

Nick
martinjp 7 2 3 Wales
26 Apr 2012 8:16AM
And if there was you wouldnt have been able to keep your camera still!!! Glad plan "B" Worked, like it Mick!!!Wink
mrswoolybill Plus
9 930 1463 United Kingdom
26 Apr 2012 8:54AM
It was always going to be Plan B, I reckon. This doesn't look like the sort of beach for ladies' beach volley ball. It looks like my sort of beach.
Moira
woolybill1 Plus
9 22 67 United Kingdom
26 Apr 2012 9:07AM
Can you see the face in this photo, Mick?
Eyes, nose and mouth clearly delineated
Must be a portrait of a member of Big Aggie's volleyball team, however much you try to persuade us that it's just three rusty nuts.
I bet they practice their sport by throwing dockers over the sea wall.
You're a brave man to attempt such a close-up.
Wink

Regards
Bill
danmclean 9 1 Australia
26 Apr 2012 9:21AM
Always an interesting shot,,,
26 Apr 2012 10:04AM
nice plan B Tongue
TrevBatWCC Plus
8 12 10 England
26 Apr 2012 10:43AM
You're just nuts, Mick! Grin A great composition and capture for your plan B! Wink
Trev Smile
morpheus1955 9 3 2 United Kingdom
26 Apr 2012 11:09AM
Brilliant shot Mick, fantastic textures and tones, well spotted and captured.

Hugh
Joline Plus
10 27 53 United States
26 Apr 2012 11:12AM
This has all the "right stuff".
EMJAYCEE Plus
7 9 10 England
26 Apr 2012 11:48AM
Plan B suits me MickWink
Joan.
AnnChown Plus
6 198 1 United Kingdom
26 Apr 2012 11:58AM
Great textures as usual Mick.
Ann
DanielD 6 1 United Kingdom
26 Apr 2012 12:25PM
Great composition Mick - like your rust screws collection - interesting texture (metal and wood)

Dan
26 Apr 2012 2:15PM
SmileSmileSmile
moiral 6 12 Scotland
26 Apr 2012 2:49PM
I don't think a women's volleyball team would have such lovely shapes and textures as found in this shot Mick. So plan B works very well. Moira
26 Apr 2012 4:03PM
Hope you never stubbed your delicate toes on them Mick,Wink..Lin
danbrann Plus
11 616 17
26 Apr 2012 4:19PM
What can I say? Excellent.
26 Apr 2012 5:15PM
Ha ha, an interesting and fascinating image Mick, but I'm sure that plan A would've been even more so Wink

John Smile
26 Apr 2012 5:27PM
my other half used to play tennis i will send her up if your stuck, nice work as usual regards Jamie
LexEquine 10 19 United States
26 Apr 2012 8:38PM
'Excellent composition, color, tones, textures, details, & Compo,' Mick~

~ Peter
gingerdelight 10 298 11 United Kingdom
27 Apr 2012 12:18PM
Great stuff Mick!
Carol
bobsblues 6 10 2 United Kingdom
27 Apr 2012 8:37PM
Where do you find them Mick is it my imagination or is that a spider hiding in that crack . Great capture .
Rob
Jocelia Plus
5 2 1 Australia
28 Apr 2012 3:09AM
Another good one with the interesting nuts and bolts,
oh and washers, aging against the colourful timber.

Another great capture……..

Jocelia……….
PaulLiley 7 2 13 United Kingdom
28 Apr 2012 8:35AM
Don't think you will find volleyball going on in these temperatures. wait till its a bit warmer Mick then try. Plan B looks good though. Paul
Glostopcat 10 255 2 England
28 Apr 2012 7:05PM
The rusty bolts and textures in the wood will do quite nicely thank you. I don't think epz is ready for the sight of Big Aggie and her friends in size 36 shorts and vests playing beach volleyball!Grin
gajewski Plus
11 10 9 United States
28 Apr 2012 8:59PM
I agree with Jenn -- these are getting more and more interesting.
-=\Walter
Brilane 10 5 12 Wales
30 Apr 2012 8:02PM
A good shot, but a pity about Plan A.
Brian

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