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BLUE STEEL

By Imagephotographics
Morning everyone !

Thanks so very much for all your comments & clicks on yesterday's image.

Thank you Dave for your Award on FALLOW BUCK.

Thanks very much to Digital_Boi for his award on FIRE ON ICE.

Today's image was taken last week of the part frozen lake over-looking Port Talbot Steel Works, decided to black/white this image with a blue tint.

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Take care everyone !

Chris


Tags: Black and white Landscape and travel Night and low light

Voters: GERRYGENTRY, heids, Alan_Coles and 121 more

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Comments


heids 12 1 1 Scotland
15 Jan 2010 12:15AM
Superb image. Well done.
Alan_Coles 15 178 11 Wales
15 Jan 2010 12:17AM
Ah, my old workplace, nice one Chris !!
EAS 12 1 13 Scotland
15 Jan 2010 12:22AM
Love that use of mono + blue tones. Wonderful sky and that zig-zag lead into the image works so well.

Ann
morpheus1955 14 3 2 United Kingdom
15 Jan 2010 12:23AM
Morning Chris, superb image and wonderful colours and composition, great shot.

Hugh
cantona43 16 928 4 United Kingdom
15 Jan 2010 12:24AM
superb blue's here Chris, a wonderful lead in and very good depth to the shot
Neil
metro074 11 8 Australia
15 Jan 2010 12:27AM
Wonderful image
Carol
saeidNL 11 3 Netherlands
15 Jan 2010 12:31AM
great shot.
saeid
colmar 14 42 35 Scotland
15 Jan 2010 12:57AM
Good morning Chris, a grand lead in and the toning works so well in this grand industrial landscape, thanks for sharing it , hope your not totally snowed in ! Colin
Bob_V 14 1 2 United States
15 Jan 2010 1:02AM
Love the light and tones in this image Chris, such fantastic work.
Bob
Growmore 12 4 3 England
15 Jan 2010 1:38AM
Excellent rework of this image. Gary
JimV 15 6 3 Canada
15 Jan 2010 3:59AM
Very imaginative and superbly executed Chris, the blue conveys the co-o-o-ld so well !
Rgds., JIm
gary_d 13 576 13 Wales
15 Jan 2010 7:06AM
Looks great with the toning. - gary
15 Jan 2010 7:21AM
The toning works particularly well with the industrial bg.

Dougie
15 Jan 2010 7:54AM
superb sky
Gareth
DavidWebb 14 3 England
15 Jan 2010 8:50AM
Excellent again Chris - the tint really suits the image. Best wishes David
Adderwatcher 12 60 19 United Kingdom
15 Jan 2010 8:51AM
Nice effect you created Chris, fantastic image.
Scott
satee 12
15 Jan 2010 8:51AM
Very nicely composed and effectively monotoned.
Ian-Munro 13 200 15 Wales
15 Jan 2010 8:53AM
Everything fits well Chris, the tones on an industrial works along with this big sky.

Ian
andy_AHG 12 106 6 United Kingdom
15 Jan 2010 9:38AM
Excellent stark atmosphere to this.

Andy
gingerdelight 15 298 11 United Kingdom
15 Jan 2010 9:49AM
This is wonderfully composed and captured Chris - a stunner of a shot!
Carol
User_Removed 12 80 1 United Kingdom
15 Jan 2010 10:52AM
Excellent capture!
Gaz111 12 United Kingdom
15 Jan 2010 11:23AM
Great shot I like what you did with the image, thanks for your vote of Ozzy yesterday.
Gaz
casson 15 3 United Kingdom
15 Jan 2010 11:32AM
This is so good. Love the sky.
john
Joline Plus
15 37 59 United States
15 Jan 2010 11:57AM
The toning works well with the industrial landscape.
clicknimagine Plus
11 896 105 India
15 Jan 2010 12:15PM
superb tones here, wonderful shot...
Shootme 12 England
15 Jan 2010 12:19PM
Teriffic shot Chris, "Blue Steel" is a great title, love the mono/blue tint.

Jim.
derekhansen 13 210 24 United Kingdom
15 Jan 2010 12:36PM
Love the toning Chris really enhances the mood of the image.

Derek
Ridgeway 14 222 2 Ireland
15 Jan 2010 12:40PM
Very nice,love that tint.
I was thinking Gun Metal blue(before seeing the title),,now in saying that it might not even excist,lol.
Lovely shot,

Aidan,,
mrswoolybill Plus
14 3.0k 2461 United Kingdom
15 Jan 2010 1:24PM
Amazing how beautiful these places can be in the right light. Love those clouds.
Moira
Gezina 15 3 6 United Kingdom
15 Jan 2010 1:59PM
Really like this Chris the hue suits the image to perfection - Ina
dmhuynh72 13 47 3 United Kingdom
15 Jan 2010 2:16PM
wonderful tones Chris, great image as always.


regards
Yung
15 Jan 2010 2:22PM
A superb image and wonderful colours and composition Chris.
maggieh 13 4 United Kingdom
15 Jan 2010 2:29PM
Steely, cold and moody. Very well taken.
maggie
pluckyfilly 15 351 33 United Kingdom
15 Jan 2010 2:47PM
well taken and presented
picturistic 12 7 7 Wales
15 Jan 2010 2:47PM
moody as my wife this Chris and thats A LOT!!! great shot mate

Adrian
Term 15 86 9 England
15 Jan 2010 3:10PM
beautiful, almost abstract,

Veb
Roly 14 Wales
15 Jan 2010 3:15PM
Good shot of the steelworks Chris and some great toning too.
TrevBatWCC Plus
13 13 19 England
15 Jan 2010 3:37PM
Great composition and nice lead-in there, Chris. Has to be viewed large to really appreciate this.
TrevB Smile
danbrann 17 640 17
15 Jan 2010 4:02PM
Very effective treatment. Well composed Chris.
Phil1958 12 272 4 Wales
15 Jan 2010 5:29PM
Cracking image,

Phil
RTDS 13 Cyprus
15 Jan 2010 6:04PM
This is excellent.
Like it a lot.
Even the bird in flight is awsome.
Great composition.
Robert
Suehh 14 39 6 England
15 Jan 2010 6:29PM
As ever from you a lovely piece of work - the colouring works so well and suits the setting perfectly.

Thank you for your comments. Sue
Rock 19 10 2 England
15 Jan 2010 6:32PM
Fine shot.

Rock
15 Jan 2010 7:03PM
very good shot well done
Steve_S Plus
15 183 3 United Kingdom
15 Jan 2010 7:35PM
Nice industrial landscape Chris, like the tinting
Steve
helenlinda Plus
14 374 22 United Kingdom
15 Jan 2010 7:54PM
Love the toning here Chris
Helen
15 Jan 2010 8:23PM
Superbly captured image !!
astyag 14 12
15 Jan 2010 8:43PM
Dramatic sky
Astyag
15 Jan 2010 9:03PM
Superb image Chris, love that sky.
Tony
hary60 12 2 United Kingdom
15 Jan 2010 9:12PM
Stunning image again Chris great sky
Harry
15 Jan 2010 10:23PM
Very nice image and toning.
16 Jan 2010 1:03AM
I truely love this picture, in a certain way it reminds me of the old Cyanotype style back at 1840. So simple and so beautiful.
Congratulations, you just framed a stunning picture!
16 Jan 2010 1:12AM
Beautiful shot.
Great framing and colors!
Zilba 12 5 South Africa
16 Jan 2010 9:53AM
Absolutely superb, smart move to tint the image blue.

Great portfolio.


best regards
Bazil
South Africa
Rob66 11 1 United Kingdom
16 Jan 2010 3:38PM
Dramatic image - suits the blue tint.
agingrocker 12 28 1
16 Jan 2010 8:07PM
Superbly atmospheric
Antony
17 Jan 2010 7:46PM
Nice very similar to my own area but dont know for how long it will remain that way.The blue tone works well has cooling effect on the image.
18 Jan 2010 7:49PM
Great title, such a moody capture, good work.

-Ash
18 Jan 2010 8:11PM
Fantastic image
-frontier
edjbartos 12 1 United Kingdom
18 Jan 2010 8:52PM
This is a really super shot

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