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annettep38 Plus
5 218 40 Costa Rica
18 Sep 2012 11:57PM
wonderful processing, very tropical. I have seen many contraption like this on Hawaii..

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gajewski Plus
12 10 9 United States
19 Sep 2012 12:02AM
My vote would be for the TLC -- rather than the complete rebuild. Is that a fire pit in front of the steps? That looks like a disaster waiting to happen.
Very nice processing -- a very inviting image.
helenlinda Plus
9 344 22 United Kingdom
19 Sep 2012 12:02AM
Thanks Annette and Walter SmileSmile
Yes there seems to be a fire laid in front of the wooden shack - maybe that's the way to get a re-build Walter WinkWink
taggart Plus
12 47 13 United States
19 Sep 2012 12:23AM
A second home? a nice one! Ha ha!
helenlinda Plus
9 344 22 United Kingdom
19 Sep 2012 12:29AM
I think not Jenn WinkWink
Irishkate Plus
6 38 102 United Kingdom
19 Sep 2012 12:36AM
I'll bet there were many happy hours spent here.
There's evidence of plants and flowers outside the 'property'
which surely means it was loved by it's owners.
tonyguitar 4 55 33 Canada
19 Sep 2012 1:13AM
My kind of art / photo. Composition is perfect. I had a place similar to this in the Beaufort mountains on Vancouver Island. 'Unofficial' . My pet bear came ' snorting' by every morning just after six am. After several years it become a coffee hut for local loggers. Your image is a delight! TG
Daisymaye Plus
8 23 10 Canada
19 Sep 2012 3:14AM
It may be falling apart but it makes a wonderful image with your nice processing...
6 5.1k 125 United Kingdom
19 Sep 2012 4:30AM
A photograph which is just screaming look at me. A wonderfully composed and processed image, which you have given your very best attention.

Regards Nathan
CarolG Plus
10 198 19 Greece
19 Sep 2012 5:55AM
It still has a charm of its own, Helen, a good composition, very well processed. Carol
marktc Plus
6 86 14 United Kingdom
19 Sep 2012 7:05AM
Excellent Helen, just missing a deck chair!
saeidNL 7 3 Netherlands
19 Sep 2012 7:28AM
Well composed and taken image,Helen,well done,
moiral 6 12 Scotland
19 Sep 2012 7:28AM
A wonderful shot which conjures up all sorts of thoughts. Makes me think of a desert island hideaway. Lovely piece of processing. Moira
pluckyfilly Plus
10 351 33 United Kingdom
19 Sep 2012 7:46AM
great find, the children would have loved it, shame it was left in disrepair - love the picture
CaroleS Plus
6 424 3 United Kingdom
19 Sep 2012 8:10AM
Ah someone loved it once upon a timeSmile
19 Sep 2012 8:13AM
It's got the desert island feel...............whoops just noticed moiral has said the same thing.............very nice work and presentation..........GrinGrinGrinGrin
gingerdelight 10 298 11 United Kingdom
19 Sep 2012 8:13AM
This is super! Lovely textures and tones here Helen.
NewDay 5 15 1 England
19 Sep 2012 8:15AM
A delightful image - very evocative - a lovely reminder of a time gone by. Worthy of an award.
fentiger Plus
15 916 23 England
19 Sep 2012 8:16AM
Super capture Helen and ideally processed.

helenlinda Plus
9 344 22 United Kingdom
19 Sep 2012 8:22AM
Thanks for your comments everyone and in particular many thanks to Stephen for his GEA - what a wonderful start to the day SmileSmileSmileSmile
SlowSong Plus
8 6.5k 29 England
19 Sep 2012 8:36AM
I'd love a hut like this. Nice and cosy, with perhaps a fox family living underneath. Smile
helenlinda Plus
9 344 22 United Kingdom
19 Sep 2012 8:39AM
Sounds good Chris - except for the fox WinkWinkWink
19 Sep 2012 8:54AM
a big congrats on the well deserved awards on this beauty
rayme330 4 17 1 United Kingdom
19 Sep 2012 9:06AM
Interesting image, good processing and presentation, Helen.

helenlinda Plus
9 344 22 United Kingdom
19 Sep 2012 9:18AM
Thanks Barbara and Ray SmileSmile
WhiteRose1 Plus
6 1.6k 148 England
19 Sep 2012 10:18AM
A beach hut in Birmingham - alliteral contradiction! TongueSmile but a lovely capture, Helen. I have to say it does have a feel of a studio set to it, a testament to your processing, maybe. Congrats on the GEA.

franken Plus
14 4.0k 4 Wales
19 Sep 2012 10:31AM
Excellent processing Helen - love it.

helenlinda Plus
9 344 22 United Kingdom
19 Sep 2012 11:23AM
Thanks Dave and Ken SmileSmile
derekhansen Plus
8 210 24 United Kingdom
19 Sep 2012 12:58PM
This has real 'punch' Helen. Very well taken and processed.
helenlinda Plus
9 344 22 United Kingdom
19 Sep 2012 1:19PM
Thanks Derek Smile
TrevBatWCC Plus
8 12 10 England
19 Sep 2012 2:05PM
Looks a nice and compact residence! A super capture Helen Wink
Trev Smile
helenlinda Plus
9 344 22 United Kingdom
19 Sep 2012 2:19PM
Thanks Trev SmileSmile
19 Sep 2012 3:11PM
excellent processing too...
danbrann Plus
12 629 17
19 Sep 2012 3:13PM
What a very good find Helen. someplace than can be enjoyed by young and old. Well recorded.
Tibetan 4 3 England
19 Sep 2012 3:32PM
Did you see Robinson Caruso at all! don't think he could be far away lol. nice one like it, plenty of atmosphere bet kids would love it, regards leon GrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrin
helenlinda Plus
9 344 22 United Kingdom
19 Sep 2012 3:32PM
Thanks Pascal and Dan Smile
Lillian Plus
7 22 17 United Kingdom
19 Sep 2012 3:57PM
Love the solitude to this Helen
a beautifully captured shot
helenlinda Plus
9 344 22 United Kingdom
19 Sep 2012 4:59PM
Thanks Lillian Smile
achieverswales 6 8 101 Wales
19 Sep 2012 5:28PM
Beautiful tones textures and process, and not forgetting the skill of capturing a great image Helen, congratulations on the awards.


19 Sep 2012 5:56PM
Lovely processing and presentation, Helen.

helenlinda Plus
9 344 22 United Kingdom
19 Sep 2012 7:52PM
Thanks Trev and Philip SmileSmile
AnnChown Plus
6 199 1 United Kingdom
20 Sep 2012 12:28PM
It does look as if it should be in the Caribbean on a beach! Great image - and many congrats on the GEA Helen!
helenlinda Plus
9 344 22 United Kingdom
20 Sep 2012 12:44PM
Thanks Ann Smile
bricurtis Plus
11 2.1k 49 England
22 Sep 2012 10:30AM
Excellent image Helen - those ashes and fire remains suggests someone uses the hut for something.Smile
Congrats on your GEA.
helenlinda Plus
9 344 22 United Kingdom
22 Sep 2012 10:40AM
Thanks Brian Smile
Glostopcat 10 255 2 England
23 Sep 2012 10:35AM
A very delapidated building Helen, I think Brian is right someone is using that building still. I think some of the local down and outs or local youths could be hanging out there
helenlinda Plus
9 344 22 United Kingdom
23 Sep 2012 10:48AM
Thanks Ed Smile
24 Sep 2012 8:14PM
Well done for this. An amazing find and you've done it proud.

helenlinda Plus
9 344 22 United Kingdom
24 Sep 2012 10:09PM
Thanks Lavina Smile
Paree 11 616 3
28 Sep 2012 6:13PM
wow this is a lovely place,
i would love to visit it

paree Grin
helenlinda Plus
9 344 22 United Kingdom
28 Sep 2012 9:51PM
Thanks Maureen Smile

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