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shed 14 586 England
21 Aug 2005 1:02PM
This is yet another cool imag, it is turning out to be a rather good series of images. Keep up the good work conrad.


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kokobrown 14 1.9k Scotland
21 Aug 2005 1:08PM
very contemporary..( hope i spelt that right!) like it...
starliz 14 1.6k 3 England
21 Aug 2005 1:09PM
like the effect it gives good composition,well taken.
Coleslaw 12 13.4k 28 Wales
21 Aug 2005 1:13PM
This one I like. Maybe 3 chairs are better than 4 though?Wink

KathyW 14 1.8k 12 Norfolk Island
21 Aug 2005 1:18PM
very clean image.
Different, I like it.
AngelaR 13 155 United Kingdom
21 Aug 2005 2:35PM
Terrific effect of the fisheye on these chairs Conrad. I think the four plain chairs in a row must be rather boring. Perhaps you should send the museum your shot showing how they could improve their layout!!
conrad 13 10.9k 116
22 Aug 2005 12:52AM
Thanks, everyone!

Yes, the spelling of "contemporary" is fine!

3 instead of 4, Cole? Well, make me a mod and convince me! Wink

Angela, you hit the nail on the head: straight and normal I would have found it all boring indeed, but the fisheye made it fun! I had a great time distorting things. Many visitors were clearly wondering why I was giggling and laughing while focusing on different subjects in the museum!

juliem 13 613
22 Aug 2005 3:25AM
So you did have a chair on you after all!

Really interesting little series this.
TeresaH 13 1.1k United Kingdom
22 Aug 2005 3:40AM
Excellent Conrad, love the composition.

A Booth 16 11 4 United Kingdom
22 Aug 2005 3:45AM
excellent record of daily seen subject - well composed framed and presented.
digicammad 15 22.0k 39 United Kingdom
22 Aug 2005 3:57AM
Totally different style for you Conrad and I like it a lot. The starkness of the image works well with the fisheye.

conrad 13 10.9k 116
22 Aug 2005 4:39AM
Thanks, everyone!

Julie - not exactly on me, and not exactly in the same building either, but yes, there were chairs! Wink

Ian - yes, unusual indeed, and that's probably why it was so much fun!

mellyleth 14 212 United Kingdom
22 Aug 2005 9:08AM
Good series Conrad. I love the symmetry of this. The fisheye is a great way to take different looking pics.
conrad 13 10.9k 116
22 Aug 2005 10:49AM
Thanks, Mel. I had so much fun - the architects and museum conservators had come up with so many stark designs with straight lines, and here I was, distorting them all! Wink

terry_cavner 13 332 United Kingdom
22 Aug 2005 2:31PM
22 Aug 2005 10:40PM
I've looked at this several times now - still can't quite compose my comment. It's appealling and possibly hypnotic. What I can't decide is whether these feelings are stimulaed or enhanced by the fish-eye effect. You have certainly got me looking and thinking.
conrad 13 10.9k 116
22 Aug 2005 11:37PM
Thanks, Terry!

Laing - I quite like your comment, even though you're not able to go into specific detail. If the image intrigues you enough to look and think, I'm happy to have achieved that at least! Thanks for your comment!

24 Aug 2005 3:36AM
I find this shot really interesting and professionally done. I really like it.

conrad 13 10.9k 116
24 Aug 2005 12:23PM
Thanks, Chris!

kinfatric 13 550 9 Scotland
24 Aug 2005 1:36PM
well composed Conrad
Superb shot, this would look so good framed and hanging on a wall.
10 out 10 from me.
conrad 13 10.9k 116
25 Aug 2005 12:55PM
Thanks, kinfatric & Richard!

dzeykey 12 2 United Kingdom
26 Aug 2005 2:29AM
Very nice, very... pro looking picture.
User_Removed 12 279
27 Aug 2005 10:11AM
Hey Conrad (yes, it's me again). I want to see you bend those knees, or lie flat on the ground or climb a ladder with that 16mm!

Having said that; this is such a cool shot. I'd like to see the effect of the lens more by bolder floor-lines maybe? But hey, this works and is very professional.
Best wishes, Simon
conrad 13 10.9k 116
27 Aug 2005 11:27AM
Thanks, quban and Theo!

Hmmmm, on the floor, eh? I may have something to satisfy you later on in the series - watch this space, Theo! Wink

conrad 13 10.9k 116
28 Aug 2005 6:42AM
Ah, have you been looking at all the images you missed during your holiday, Pete? Thanks for the HC!

Bluke 13 303 1 United Kingdom
2 Sep 2005 2:45PM
brilliant work .... babs
conrad 13 10.9k 116
3 Sep 2005 2:36AM

Mariusz 12 Poland
16 Sep 2005 8:22AM
conrad 13 10.9k 116
18 Sep 2005 7:44AM
Thank you, Mariusz.

Gavin 13 17
6 Nov 2005 6:49AM
Well deserved commendation.

conrad 13 10.9k 116
6 Nov 2005 9:48AM
Thanks, Gavin!

jan 1 14 12 Netherlands
2 Dec 2005 1:34AM
conrad 13 10.9k 116
2 Dec 2005 2:03AM

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