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Sailor for Sail or rent, booms to let 50c....

By NDODS    
Thank you for all your most gracious and honest comments following yesterdays upload.

Although I said that I wasn't going to upload or view until Saturday. I have found that I have got some patches of free time whilst in-between sessions. so with the help of my friend MacBook I am able to communicate with the outside world at my leisure.

Todays upload was captured whilst visiting St Mary's Island, and was taken just after I captured the shot of the slipway which was uploaded on Monday.

I hope that you all have a great day, and I shall endeavour to catch up as I go through the day. However if I don't, please do not be offended, as I will be sleeping.

Regards to you all

NathanGrinGrinGrin

Tags: General Sailor Rigging Sails Ropes

Voters: debu, phillG, LynneJoyce and 104 more

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Comments


debu 6 India
14 Aug 2013 7:29AM
Superb shot.
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LynneJoyce Plus
7 20 99 United Kingdom
14 Aug 2013 7:31AM
The lighting works well in this dramatic shot.
14 Aug 2013 7:36AM
Morning Nathan. The weather and sky definately adds to the image. Don't think it would have quite the same impact on a bright, sunny day. Nice one GrinGrin

Kathryn
Rock Plus
14 10 2 England
14 Aug 2013 7:40AM
Sleep lad as it cures all problems.

Fine work.

Rock
Nigeve1 Plus
3 1.4k 101 United Kingdom
14 Aug 2013 7:47AM
Great image of this fine sculpture, Nathan. I like the composition with strong line from lower left to upper right and a marvellous sky, the whole image very well processed with a great mono conversion, contrast just right.
Nigel
nonur Plus
7 15 9 Turkey
14 Aug 2013 7:49AM
Superb compo, looks awesome against that cloudy sky, Nathan.
netta1234 Plus
4 310 2 Wales
14 Aug 2013 7:54AM
It does look good against that sky NathenSmile
NettaSmile
Ted447 Plus
3 167 1 United Kingdom
14 Aug 2013 7:58AM
Great shot Nathan. Ted.GrinGrin
ColleenA Plus
3 317 3 Australia
14 Aug 2013 8:04AM

Quote:Superb compo, looks awesome against that cloudy sky, Nathan.

Quote:The lighting works well in this dramatic shot.

A wonderful capture Nathan, glad you can find time for us
Hermanus 3 4 South Africa
14 Aug 2013 8:11AM
What a unique sculpture this is ! Excellent capture Nathan !! Rest well !!
boov Plus
3 2 United Kingdom
14 Aug 2013 8:15AM
Brilliant....
14 Aug 2013 8:16AM
Morning Nathan, lovely shot today. I think the colour of the sky enhances it perfectly. Grin
franken Plus
13 3.9k 4 Wales
14 Aug 2013 8:16AM
A really excellent image here Nathan.

Ken
cats_123 Plus
12 4.5k 26 Northern Ireland
14 Aug 2013 8:17AM
an iconic image Grin
14 Aug 2013 8:28AM
A super image. Smile

Take care
termite53 3 8 United Kingdom
14 Aug 2013 8:45AM
Wonderful image.........great title too
morpheus1955 9 3 2 United Kingdom
14 Aug 2013 8:45AM
Brilliant shot Nathan, excellent composition , great shot, love it

Hugh
footloose 5 1 England
14 Aug 2013 8:46AM
Stunning in mono,great comp,Nice one Nathan
DennisWink
richmowil Plus
7 310 1 England
14 Aug 2013 8:50AM
Composition superb, Light and colour tremendous!! Super Image Nathan!!
chavender 5 237 1 France
14 Aug 2013 8:52AM
Superb mono shot.
Powerful, dramatic composition.
Nice one.

Bill
14 Aug 2013 8:54AM
Loved that song...
And this is a suitable match....
I like the angle you captured the image against this dramatic sky! Splendid composition Nathan.
Effrossini
rayme330 4 17 1 United Kingdom
14 Aug 2013 9:26AM
The title is as good as the image, Nathan and that is BRILLIANT. Grin

Ray
pluckyfilly Plus
9 350 33 United Kingdom
14 Aug 2013 9:29AM
brilliant shot and processing, love it Nathan
14 Aug 2013 9:53AM
Highly impressive shot, Nathan!
I remembered a saying of our past life: "Weather Vane was nailed tightly, and the wind was blowing hopelessly in the specified direction..."
Let the wind fills the sails!Smile
Regards Valery
Irishkate Plus
5 33 96 United Kingdom
14 Aug 2013 10:08AM
Well framed image and my toes are tapping to the title!
KateGrinGrinGrin
14 Aug 2013 10:42AM
Beautiful tracery against a wonderfully lowering sky.

Dougie
abeeror2 3 22 Australia
14 Aug 2013 10:56AM
Wow that is such a powerful image!
lonely_oryx 8 61 54 England
14 Aug 2013 11:07AM
Very well composed
Nikonuser1 Plus
3 20 10 United Kingdom
14 Aug 2013 11:15AM
A excellent image Nathan, well capturedSmile


Cliff
dudler Plus
12 380 761 England
14 Aug 2013 11:48AM
King of the Sealanes...
mikbee 9 3 8 Scotland
14 Aug 2013 12:40PM
A good nautical look to this Nathan.
And a good moody sky too.
A fine shot.
Mick.
14 Aug 2013 1:40PM
Excellent composition and capture, Nathan - like it! Smile
Take care and have a good day Wink
Trev Smile
Rende Plus
9 38 4 Netherlands
14 Aug 2013 2:11PM
Beautifully composed Nathan, and fine tones too.
Rende
CarolG Plus
9 195 18 Greece
14 Aug 2013 2:52PM
A very pleasing sculpture, Nathan, and well composed and captured. Carol
Lillian Plus
6 21 17 United Kingdom
14 Aug 2013 2:57PM
Sleeping eh? Oh how I wish for some of that!!
but loving this shot Nathan
Lillian
a great shot nathan,well presented.


billy
CaroleS Plus
6 414 3 United Kingdom
14 Aug 2013 5:03PM
Excellent shot, very well composedSmile
14 Aug 2013 5:51PM
Excellent image, Nathan, and a witty title to boot. Grin

Alan
ChiliMan Plus
9 135 17 Singapore
14 Aug 2013 5:55PM
You've got that song going through my head now Grin

What brilliant composition here - this works very well!

And it's a tease of a shot 'cos it's mostly mono but not quite Smile

Andrew
14 Aug 2013 6:23PM
Great pov and comp, made all the more dramatic by the brooding sky.

P.
JOKEN 7 3 10 United Kingdom
14 Aug 2013 6:25PM
It has all been said, so I will just add -- FABULOUS.
Ken
Mike_Smith Plus
8 285 1 United Kingdom
14 Aug 2013 6:27PM
Hi Nathan, great image as always
14 Aug 2013 6:29PM
I know exactly where this is Nathan and this is a VERY good pov here. Hope you've got one from the other side.

JohnSmile
You worked the lighting well Nathan good comp and I like that title will be singing all night now, cheers mate lol.
Superb composition.. Works so well against the dramatic sky
A Booth 13 11 4 United Kingdom
14 Aug 2013 6:57PM
superbly captured and composed. lovely mono work.
14 Aug 2013 7:11PM
Great POV this one Nathan, superb work.
Gary
Maiwand Plus
9 3 71 England
14 Aug 2013 7:21PM

Quote:Superb composition.. Works so well against the dramatic sky

I have to totally agree Nathan.GrinGrinGrin
Ron
14 Aug 2013 7:58PM
Evil looking sky..........GrinGrinGrin
Great POV and I love the dramatic clouds!

Charlie x
RockArea Plus
9 18 3 United Kingdom
14 Aug 2013 9:21PM
Lovely, the composition with the moody sky behind the open sail is really effective.

David
14 Aug 2013 11:13PM
Lovely shot Nathan. Sleep well. Cathy
Potra 3 Venezuela
15 Aug 2013 1:31AM
Maybe I can add something in my own language: Espectacular fotografia.
Everything else has been said already.
Awesome capture Nathan.
M

Quote:Morning Nathan. The weather and sky definately adds to the image. Don't think it would have quite the same impact on a bright, sunny day. Nice one GrinGrin

Kathryn



Another fantastic moody image.. love it Nathan GrinGrin

Sleep tight GrinGrin

Lynette GrinGrin
Chinga Plus
5 1 1 United Kingdom
15 Aug 2013 4:59AM
A wonderful shot Nathan...
The sillouette and the ropes against that stormy sky really make the image work!
Quite a remarkable image produced...
IB
15 Aug 2013 11:40PM
Excellent
-source
bluesandtwos 6 104 1 England
16 Aug 2013 7:48AM
Let's make it a round 100, a great picture but the title is absolutely brilliant!!!! Grin

Dave
18 Aug 2013 9:50AM
another wee winner Nathan

GrahamGrinGrinGrinGrinGrin
Glostopcat Plus
10 255 2 England
18 Aug 2013 3:26PM
Worth a vote for the title alone! When I saw the thumbnail I thought this was a windsurfer bravely battling the elements!Blush
20 Aug 2013 9:26AM
Great shot, like it a lot.

Carsten
mugshotmyk 4 3 9 United Kingdom
30 Aug 2013 1:36PM
105 votes, now make that 106 - a fine image indeed.
2 Sep 2013 6:10PM
Great mood

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