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Still Marine Life

By NDODS    
Sticking with the theme of Architecture, I thought that I would add a nautical twist. This image was captured under the relatively new Medway bring which allows thousands upon thousands to leave and enter this wonderful County of hours.

Thank you so very much for your wonderful comments and messages following yesterday's upload. My apologies go to Leon for uploading a rather dull image GrinGrinGrin I shall endeavour to rectify that in the forthcoming weeks or so. A special mention goes to Netta for presenting me with her most appreciated User Award.

Today I shall be expecting bedlam as a whole host of family members descend upon our new home. One such family member shall be bringing the new addition 'Kismet' spelt with a 'z' in order that I can use the name 'Kizzy' if I wish. "I cannot even begin to think what people may think if I started bellowing out 'Kissy' at the top of my lungs?".

I hope that you all have a great day whatever that may bring.

Regards Nathan GrinGrinGrin

Tags: River Bridge Marine Boats Architecture Marina Waterway Medway

Voters: ali63, lonely_oryx, JaniceFreeman and 75 more

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ali63 7 785 1 United Kingdom
28 Dec 2012 9:58AM
Brilliant shot, i hope you have lots of fun with the family & Kizmet,

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lonely_oryx 12 61 55 England
28 Dec 2012 9:59AM
Good lines on composition
nonur 11 18 13 Turkey
28 Dec 2012 10:23AM
I like that joyful write up and the nautical twist which I am very fond of, Nathan. A great compo!
CarolG 13 199 20 Greece
28 Dec 2012 10:25AM
Sounds like you're in for a fun day today, Nathan, hope you have a wonderful time with the family Smile Carol
Suzicoo 8 481 United Kingdom
28 Dec 2012 10:30AM
like the way that the clear contours of the bridge draws your eye into the distance, together with the colourful barges.
Jasper87 Plus
9 2.3k 158 England
28 Dec 2012 10:39AM
Lots of interesting detail, Nathan. Sounds like you've got a great day ahead Grin

28 Dec 2012 10:51AM
The detail in this shot is amazing
RonnieAG Plus
10 154 119 Scotland
28 Dec 2012 10:53AM
Interesting viewpoint over beached houseboats and all the paraphernalia about them and over the estuary and under the modern communication links.
Have a nice if boisterous day with the family.
EAS 10 1 13 Scotland
28 Dec 2012 10:58AM
The colours in the foreground really stand out so well, doubtless set off by the duller tones in the bg! Still smiling over your amusing intro! Have a lovely time today.

mrswoolybill Plus
13 1.7k 2115 United Kingdom
28 Dec 2012 11:00AM
Two different worlds, two different ways of life, one above the other. This is brilliant.
28 Dec 2012 11:05AM
Great subject matter Nathan, showing that you are certainly no stick in the Mud.

John Smile
Tibetan 7 3 England
28 Dec 2012 11:12AM
Hi Nathan, another dull wet windy day lol. like this shot!; reminds me of when I got my speed boat stuck in the mud round about there lol. reminds me! will I ever forget! ha ha ha. a nice photo plenty to see and colour to brighten up the day!, not an easy time of year anyway. My sort of thing so you have amply made up for yesterday! hope you have a great day and lot of fun, best regards Leon.GrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinWink
andylea 11 37 1 United Kingdom
28 Dec 2012 11:14AM
belting comp nathan wonderful detail and tones a cracker nice one Wink
SUE118 Plus
11 8 1 United Kingdom
28 Dec 2012 11:14AM
I can hear you now shouting , have a great day.
Hermanus 7 4 South Africa
28 Dec 2012 11:17AM
There is so much to see in this lovely photo Nathan !! I trust your relationship with Kizzy Kizmet will be one of mutual love and respect Smile Enjoy the fulness that family get togethers brings one !
28 Dec 2012 11:32AM
have fun with the descending hordes of family today Nathan i expect we may see the odd capture of the said bedlam good luck ....fine capture the subdued light has given you the kind of capture i like best have a few of these to look at to calm the nerves later.

Have a good day

rontear Plus
16 21 8 England
28 Dec 2012 11:38AM
This has always appeared cluttered from the bridge as I have driven over!!!! Now a view from the floor as it was. Confirms my first appraisal, Nathan. Love the inclusion of the bridge.
28 Dec 2012 11:42AM
Great details, so that you can see many things in this photo, even the greenery (algae, lichens etc) that grows due to moisture on the sides of the vessel.
Have a good day too Nathan.
28 Dec 2012 11:57AM
This is just wonderful! I love pictures with lots to look at. Have a good day, Nathan.
28 Dec 2012 12:27PM
a nice shot a lot going on there.

Philip_H 8 53 United Kingdom
28 Dec 2012 12:30PM
Nicely composed with lots of interest, Nathan.

28 Dec 2012 12:37PM
Too sad all the boats are grounded. Well documented image.
barbarahirst 11 27 12 United Kingdom
28 Dec 2012 12:54PM
really like your comp here
.... and enjoy today!!!
cats_123 Plus
15 4.9k 29 Northern Ireland
28 Dec 2012 1:33PM
concrete spans... a feat of engineering and necessary evils...

you're going to have your work cut out from on then!!!! WinkGrin
rayme330 8 17 1 United Kingdom
28 Dec 2012 1:34PM
Love the processing in this well composed image, Nathan.

canonfan 9 7 United Kingdom
28 Dec 2012 1:45PM
A superb composition and well framed with the bridge Nathan. Great processing
Lots to see in this one with good colour.
Well done. WesternRed.
netta1234 7 382 2 Wales
28 Dec 2012 2:50PM
Plenty to see in this image,verry differeny to what I see here,Great colourful image.
Enjoy a busy day with your family NathenSmile
RuthyJ 13 England
28 Dec 2012 2:53PM
An amazing amount of interest in this shot. Kept me occupied for ages.
Glostopcat 13 255 2 England
28 Dec 2012 4:01PM
A fine composition Nathan, I hope the newest addition to your household is settling in well.
AnnChown Plus
10 207 1 United Kingdom
28 Dec 2012 5:55PM
An excellent composition Nathan. I remember walking over this bridge when it was being constructed. Good luck with your family!
28 Dec 2012 7:09PM
Great subject with lots of interest
28 Dec 2012 7:20PM
I like this one Nathan. Nice foreground, and the lines of the boats lead you nicely into the shot. I think this is well thought out. All the best. Steve. B.
28 Dec 2012 8:21PM
Looks very busy here, and muddy too, Nathan!SmileSmileSmileTongueTongue
Hope you had a good day!Smile
HELANA 10 United Kingdom
28 Dec 2012 9:28PM
Lots of things to look for in this image Nathan.well composed.
28 Dec 2012 9:31PM
This is a great shot Nathan. Lovely composition and great detail. Love it. Besy wishes for the New Year. Don
pdcche 9 4 United Kingdom
28 Dec 2012 10:48PM
Great write up and shot Nathan, a lot of mud there and plenty to see, Peter..
Irishkate Plus
9 41 116 United Kingdom
29 Dec 2012 12:27AM
Lots to see and imagine from this image.
Lots to imagine for your family day!!!!!
Have fun.
Mike_S 8 United Kingdom
29 Dec 2012 11:28AM
As above - a lot going off in this one Nathan. Makes you linger looking.
Best wishes Mike.
LexEquine 13 1 19 United States
8 Jan 2013 8:02PM
'Excellent capture & Composition' ~ Peter

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