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A water fountain in London

By ColleenA
Good morning....
Something completely different from me today
..... A water fountain near The Thames today.

Yesterday I was looking for something on my hard drive and discovered these forgotten images.
They were captured in July during my trip to London. I was out with fellow epz'rs Lillian, Moira and Dave. We had walked along the Thames and into Brewery Square to have a rest in the shade. I just loved this fountain of the ladies.
Have a nice Saturday....we have a hot sunny day in Cape Town

Tags: General Architecture Water fountain

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mistere Plus
2 1 2 England
26 Oct 2013 8:00AM
lovely images of beautiful artwork, V1 is super.

Dave.

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26 Oct 2013 8:12AM
Lovely images Colleen ! V1 especially looks like a painting Smile We have a warm and humid rainy day here - very much like Durban !!
johnlw Plus
9 1 10 United Kingdom
26 Oct 2013 8:12AM
An interesting set your close crops work very well.
Regards John.
26 Oct 2013 8:19AM
Fine set Colleen,
Fred.
JackAllTog Plus
6 4.3k 58 United Kingdom
26 Oct 2013 8:21AM
Well shot, there is something like this near tower bridge, but its very hard to capture its essence in one shot, so i do like what you have done here.
fentiger Plus
14 916 23 England
26 Oct 2013 8:39AM
A beautiful set of abstracts but No. 1 is by far the best.

Albert
chavender Plus
5 232 1 France
26 Oct 2013 8:42AM
Love the crop on v1.

Bill
widtink Plus
3 406 2 Scotland
26 Oct 2013 8:48AM
Number one is fantastic Colleen i love the crop and the movement. Those marble blues are beautiful GrinSmileSmile

Rod
ColleenA Plus
3 315 3 Australia
26 Oct 2013 8:51AM
Thank you guys....I am totally amazed that not one lady epz'r has voted for my image today.....its a public fountain in a public place....
Seems I have made a mistake with my upload today, I was really happy with my images.
RonnieAG Plus
6 153 116 Scotland
26 Oct 2013 8:55AM
You're on the theme today that I was on yesterday, Colleen: fine shots of this water nymph fountain.
R.
26 Oct 2013 8:55AM
V1 for me - a great set - nice reminder of your time over here. Smile
You just didn't give us enough time! Wink

Carol
CarolG Plus
9 192 18 Greece
26 Oct 2013 8:58AM
Hey, I'm a lady, Colleen WinkWinkWinkWinkWinkWink Excellent images, very well cropped, it must be a beautiful fountain. Carol
This image feels alive Colleen the water movement and colour are fantastic well captuedSmile
Have a good weekend Colleen

regards Andy
ColleenA Plus
3 315 3 Australia
26 Oct 2013 9:02AM
Sorry to the two Carol's above....had the image up an hour ...37 unique views and 14 votes all men, hence my comment above.....I have never had such bad stats before so obviously some people are offended by a bronze water featureSad......the other versions are of faces.... oh well back to flowers tomorrowGrinGrinGrin
Jocelia Plus
4 2 1 Australia
26 Oct 2013 9:17AM
Such a lovely collection and nice to have bought it out of the cupboard so to speak.
My fav. is V1 for the colours and movement but great set al-round…..WinkWinkWink
26 Oct 2013 9:25AM
That's a bummer Colleen - I mean that the women aren't voting TongueGrinGrinGrin.
I had forgotten about this little square too, am sure that I also have shots of bare, wet bums.
Anyway, a lovely set of shots and I love the crop of V1, and that water movement captured.
Moira
A great set of images, I like v3 the best it's almost as if they are having a chat while standing there in the water. Love the movement of the water in the other images as well.

Mary
Suzicoo Plus
4 480 United Kingdom
26 Oct 2013 9:36AM
Love the abstract feel of v1 and v2, Smile and shows your have more than one genre in your photographic skillsWinkWink

Suzicoo
26 Oct 2013 9:56AM
It's a great fountain isn't it?
You have captured it from all angles.
Cute....
cats_123 Plus
12 4.4k 25 Northern Ireland
26 Oct 2013 10:09AM
another vote for the close crop in V1 GrinGrin
Nikonuser1 Plus
3 17 10 United Kingdom
26 Oct 2013 10:17AM
Great set of images Colleen, Smile


Cliff
Fefe Plus
4 21 31 United Kingdom
26 Oct 2013 10:20AM
V1 is totally beautiful Colleen.....smudgy lumpy oil painting look to it..... Like the others too but V3 is my least fave.
V1 is a Gem......there, a UA from a "lady"WinkTongue
Diane
26 Oct 2013 10:34AM
Like them all Colleen you have thought about the framing well with a fine execution of same good work

GrahamGrinGrinGrin
Mollycat Plus
2 11 2 United Kingdom
26 Oct 2013 10:40AM
Love them all Colleen, V1 especially. GrinGrinGrinGrin Peter.
capto Plus
3 3.2k 8 United Kingdom
26 Oct 2013 10:55AM
Shapely ladies in the water, can't fail.Smile
ivor
26 Oct 2013 10:58AM
Wonderful Colleen. V1 for me I think GrinGrin

Kathryn
Irishkate Plus
5 33 92 United Kingdom
26 Oct 2013 11:31AM
Of course the girls will vote for this Carol - we probably all wish our bits were as perky!
Ronnie had a lovely statue yesterday with female gluteal muscles to die for!
Wonderful statues beautifully designed an dphotographed.
KateGrinGrinGrin
netta1234 Plus
3 291 2 Wales
26 Oct 2013 11:32AM
A great set of images ColleenSmile
NettaSmile
Irishkate Plus
5 33 92 United Kingdom
26 Oct 2013 11:33AM
P.S. We girls are still having our beauty sleep when you uploaded this well I am anyway as I'm usually up late at night!
KateTongue
JuBarney Plus
4 10 3 United Kingdom
26 Oct 2013 11:49AM
Interesting shots and love V4
Ju
beautiful captures well taken V4 for me.

billy
Lillian Plus
6 21 16 United Kingdom
26 Oct 2013 12:07PM
At the time I think there was some ice creams being eatenWink
fantastic set Colleen, and love your lead image
and some wonderful memories too
Lillian
26 Oct 2013 12:44PM
V1 my pick, Colleen.

P.
Una obra maravillosa.
26 Oct 2013 1:06PM
WOW! What more can I say? FANTASTIC! Colleen.
Brian
Wonderful fountain and beautiful set, Colleen!Smile
Regards Valery
taggart Plus
11 46 12 United States
26 Oct 2013 1:22PM
V1 is a stunning abstract-- my fav. for today!
jdinne 12 16 England
26 Oct 2013 1:35PM
Amazing set Colleen showing great skill and V1 is superb.

John
rontear Plus
12 8 7 England
26 Oct 2013 1:37PM
Know this well Colleen, photographed it many a time Smile Distinctive view.

Ron
26 Oct 2013 2:23PM
Great series! Subtle and well presented!!,,, Ian
Wonderful captures, abstracts and great details, Colleen !
George
26 Oct 2013 2:59PM
A great set of close-ups, Colleen, love 'em all! Smile
Pleasant and sunny again here in Wakefield Smile
Have a great weekend...
Trev Smile
EMJAYCEE Plus
6 9 10 England
26 Oct 2013 3:58PM
Saturday is busy for me Colleen so only just getting my private five minutes to look at the uploads and this quartet is fab.
Joan.
BIGRY1 Plus
4 3 7 United Kingdom
26 Oct 2013 4:08PM
I love the arty look of V1&2, beautiful images. I can't understand how you forgot about them!TongueWink
Ryan
fazzer Plus
6 50 7 United Kingdom
26 Oct 2013 4:12PM
nice set Colleen , V4 is my fave as it's really well balanced and super light
regards Jeremy Smile
ColleenA Plus
3 315 3 Australia
26 Oct 2013 4:15PM
Lol Ryan...in 4 weeks we visited 4 countries, visited 10 cities in 3 timelines, caught 6 flights, stayed at 10 hotels , travelled on 6 trains and caught 82 taxis and I captured over 4000 images all in RAW...I think lost more than these in the processGrinGrinGrin
Ridgeway Plus
9 222 2 Ireland
26 Oct 2013 5:24PM
Like what I have seen but find myself wondering what the over all fountain looked like,,
Nice set,like ur dof nice variety.

Aidan.
User_Removed 3 4 1 United Kingdom
26 Oct 2013 5:47PM
Hi Colleen, I have recently tried to do something different for a change also but nothing as good as these. Different angles and sometimes we have to look at things differently (I have lots to learn) but I think this set of images is brilliant. You put on what you like. London Life is so funny I saw a guy on a Boris Bike with a big cup of coffee and his Iphone plugs in his ears I so wish I had my camera at the time.

I think these are brill well done.

BobSmile
ChiliMan Plus
9 135 17 Singapore
26 Oct 2013 6:22PM
Not just an absolutely fantastic fountain (and I'm not just saying that 'cos of the utterly perfect bum) but two really great shots you've got in Vs 1 and 2, Colleen, especially V1. Herman is so right about it looking like a painting!

Andrew Smile
Perfectly captured images, Colleen. V1 is outstanding.
Fred
Mike_Smith Plus
8 270 1 United Kingdom
26 Oct 2013 9:01PM
Great set of shots Colleen, and very unusual
26 Oct 2013 9:31PM
Really beautiful images Colleen, glad you shared them.

Jenny Smile
27 Oct 2013 12:30AM
I'm not offended Colleen and I like to call myself a lady! Great shots. Cathy
27 Oct 2013 9:25AM
A bit cheeky this Colleen Wink cool shot well spotted
Chinga Plus
5 1 1 United Kingdom
27 Oct 2013 1:37PM
Wonderful colours of this beautiful bronze... Love V1 the best! Grin
IB
27 Oct 2013 6:13PM
A beautiful set, v1 is brilliant
27 Oct 2013 6:14PM
You really hit the bottom with this one.........love the colours, great image
28 Oct 2013 6:45AM
Lovely picture.
Colour is just right.
Full of a life you have given to the image.
Well done, Colleen.
AnnChown Plus
6 197 1 United Kingdom
28 Oct 2013 7:15AM
This is bizarre! I took this exact image over a year ago - it's in my pf! Grin
28 Oct 2013 11:48AM
Excellent and very cleverly photographed! Well done!
Richard
ColleenA Plus
3 315 3 Australia
28 Oct 2013 12:19PM
I went to look Ann, yes it's almost identical, you took it 2 years ago, well before I owned a camera or knew of EPZ hence my never seeing it...Dave /Whiterose actually took me there when we were out on a group walkabout
AnnChown Plus
6 197 1 United Kingdom
28 Oct 2013 5:57PM
And we've cropped it in almost the same place - amazing! I got a GEA for mine too...
Glostopcat Plus
9 255 2 England
28 Oct 2013 11:26PM
The lady behind the camera is on top form, rearly got work indeed ColleenSmile
mrswoolybill Plus
9 839 1369 United Kingdom
30 Oct 2013 3:14PM
Just found my way to this, I recognised her immediately - it's a wonderful fountain (and in such unpromising surroundings...) Beautifully done, this really is magical.
Moira
Excellent abstraction! great view point! Smile
4 Nov 2013 11:54PM
Fabulous shot, totally worth it the GEA. Congratulations ColleenA! Wink
M
ColleenA Plus
3 315 3 Australia
5 Nov 2013 5:27AM
Thanks MarianGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrin
Lovely images Colleen

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