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Which way shall we go?

By TrevBatWCC    
Well, we decided on Low Petergate, and that was when we came across The Magic Ball Man , about five minutes later! Taken in King's Square - I don't know why these areas are called 'squares', as invariably they're not; this one's actually triangular - and I pointed the camera upwards at this signpost. There was a great contrast between it and the sky, so processed the Raw file twice, once for the sky and again for the foreground, and blended the two together in Photomatix.

Techie stuff see Exif
Single Raw image processed in Adobe Camera Raw, tweaked in Photomatix Pro and Elements 6.

Thanks again to everyone for your votes & comments on my previous uploads, it really is appreciated and encouraging.

Trev Smile

Tags: General York Epz meet Signpost Kings Square

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CarolG Plus
10 199 20 Greece
30 Nov 2011 2:34PM
Great pov, Trev, and very well processed. Carol

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mrswoolybill Plus
10 1.1k 1770 United Kingdom
30 Nov 2011 2:39PM
So many possibilities...
goosed 11 9 United Kingdom
30 Nov 2011 2:41PM
looking goodGrin
SlowSong Plus
9 7.0k 30 England
30 Nov 2011 3:03PM
What a lovely sign, and so suitably treated.
mikbee 10 3 8 Scotland
30 Nov 2011 3:13PM
Makes for an effective image here Trev.
Well spotted.
gingerdelight 11 298 11 United Kingdom
30 Nov 2011 3:20PM
A super composition Trev, and your processing is always a joy to behold!
cassiecat 9 39 46 England
30 Nov 2011 3:25PM
love the comp and processing.lesley
RonnieAG Plus
7 154 118 Scotland
30 Nov 2011 3:36PM
Ah! At 18mm. you have captured everything so crisply, Trev: great idea getting down low and shooting up like this....makes for a really dramatic shot and statement.
woolybill1 Plus
11 22 70 United Kingdom
30 Nov 2011 3:58PM
There is so much choice in York given the compact nature of the old centre; it puts many much larger cities to shame.
Love the use of the pov.
saltireblue Plus
7 7.2k 33 Norway
30 Nov 2011 4:06PM
Whichever way you decide to go, Trev, pop into the shop out of shot that's advertising 'Food To Go' might be further than you think and a snack along the way would be welcome. Alternatively, stop at the first pub along the route.Wink

Daisymaye Plus
9 23 13 Canada
30 Nov 2011 4:15PM
I would be lost for sure. Great shot of a very confusing but interesting place..........Sandy
CaroleS Plus
7 433 3 United Kingdom
30 Nov 2011 5:35PM
Wonderful detail and a great pov. Carole
lonely_oryx 10 61 55 England
30 Nov 2011 5:47PM
Very good compositional lines
LynneJoyce Plus
9 20 99 United Kingdom
30 Nov 2011 6:22PM
Fantastic POV, great image.
Rock Plus
15 10 2 England
30 Nov 2011 6:22PM
A sign of a very competent photographer.

achieverswales 7 8 101 Wales
30 Nov 2011 7:21PM
Processing first class again Trev.


30 Nov 2011 7:49PM
A wonderful piece of work Trevor which has turned into a cracking shot.

Im liking this a lot. Smile

Lillian Plus
8 22 17 United Kingdom
30 Nov 2011 8:05PM
Love the composition here Trev, and your presentation as always spot on
well shot
JOKEN 8 3 10 United Kingdom
1 Dec 2011 5:18PM
It's different - it's effective.
Sue_R Plus
11 11 6 United Kingdom
1 Dec 2011 6:18PM
Which way indeed! Looks like you were spoilt for choice Smile

Sue Smile
pamelajean Plus
11 1.0k 1952 United Kingdom
1 Dec 2011 6:45PM
Love the sign against the sky, and excellent processing. There are eleven different signs, good heavens!
RockArea 11 18 3 United Kingdom
1 Dec 2011 9:00PM
That's a fine shot and with all those different ways to go I think you chose just the right one to make the best of the image.

Sezz 12 617 15 England
2 Dec 2011 4:29PM
Like your angle on it Trev Smile

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