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  • All eyes are on you

    This works rather well - I think I would have just posted without an explanation (at first) only revelaing the truth after a number of comments adnvotes had been returned!! But then I am completely dishonset and without any integrity!!!

    Wink
    • 30 Oct 2011 1:08PM
  • Bamberg Castle

    Bloody hell the light was right indeed - remarkable. Absolutely agree with Pauls comment above. Not sure about the actual composition - it is a little confused with lead in lines left and right (and centre!) - and all sorts of points of reference within shot - but it doesn't matter because the light and the colours are just knock-out. WOW!
    • 30 Oct 2011 1:06PM
  • .hunter.

    Excellent - love the dead centre composition and just brilliant juxtaposition creats all sorts of tensions - Man Ray, Andre Breton et all - would be most happy with this.
    • 30 Oct 2011 1:01PM
  • Dawn at Aber Menai

    Superb recession and stunning early morning feel, nicely caught - those sort of early morning grey and bronze tones before colour really gets a proper hold of the day. Nice boat - looks to me like a Westerly - Fulmar?

    For me a slight crop across the bottom - there is perhaps too much fg water and maybe also a tad from the rhs margin - even though your composition looks to be allowing for rule of thirds the end result may be a little more balanced.

    Bit of a flare giving a slightly wierd purple blob just below the cottage - not enough to be distracting.

    Good stuff Smile
    • 30 Oct 2011 12:59PM
  • all over

    Where is Peter Fonda? Quite an excellent image - dustbowl ? Grapes of Wrath and all that. Quite exceptional.
    • 13 Oct 2011 8:23PM
  • Zulema the Pilot.

    Excellent work - I am humbled
    • 13 Oct 2011 8:20PM
  • [over flyer]

    What a brilliant Shag (said the actress to the bishop!!).

    Superb shot and as above made to work against such a stunning sky really sets this up.
    • 13 Oct 2011 8:19PM
  • Someone Home

    But no Father Christmas ?? Interesting and over hugely romantic but whats wrong with that.
    • 13 Oct 2011 8:16PM
  • Peter

    Really interesting lighting and yes you can't help warm to this guy - how you caught that goodness knows but you did.

    I think you need to do less networking and more photography TBH!!

    I love his cropped hairBTW!! Sorry I couldn't resist that

    Good work and reliably near perfect, as always (how bloody annoying).

    Wink
    • 13 Oct 2011 8:12PM
  • Sinking Feeling

    Superb use of colours - quite excellent. It is so weird seeing the water fold around a boat in this way it sets up some sort of very ancient fight or flee response I think. Magical image
    • 13 Oct 2011 8:08PM
  • Peace.....

    Excellent shot - but it is titled Peace ... so why the noisy sky!! Just though I would mention it - everything else is really spot on and indeed to be fair it is a suprbly tranquil and peacful image Smile
    • 13 Oct 2011 8:01PM
  • Afternoon in Tarragona

    Cool HDR would like to see the companion shot taken 'up hill' left to right.
    • 13 Oct 2011 7:56PM
  • Fall at Sagamore Farm,

    How can anyone pass this image without leaving a comment or a vote. Great juxtposition between the aging leaves and the pristine (looking) fence - which provides such a wonderfully strong lead in - I defy anyone to resist it. But think about its starting position - could it have been even stronger running in from the bottom right corner - and ask is the fg adding that much anyway?

    Excellent image.
    • 13 Oct 2011 7:51PM
  • The boat

    Really cool image - the title worries me (which boat is 'the boat'?) and I am afraid I am not a fan of the presentation but this is such a subjective thing isn't it. For me it makes the shot look like a commercial rendition almost a post card - but also it is really very heavy. Lets see the photograph rather than the photoshop!!
    • 13 Oct 2011 7:42PM
  • ***

    Such an accomplished still life - peachy (oi that doesn't sound right)
    • 13 Oct 2011 7:37PM
  • Buttermere Pines

    Lots of tough competition for this image - but this has to be right up there with the very very best.
    • 13 Oct 2011 7:36PM
  • All Night Long

    Just looked at this image with a crashing tidal wave around it - now all is calm.
    This is a beautiful shot I agree the light on the bridge is perfect and I also love the graduated sky too .
    • 4 Oct 2011 6:50PM
  • Zither 2

    Yep superb - a special moment beautifully captured - its what photography is all about - light magic.
    • 4 Oct 2011 6:47PM
  • Farewell Hayling

    Wow what a strong image/images Although it has almost lost its context I much prefer V2 because of the superb strong diagonal repeating patterns - they are perfect. Great wood grain detail adds interest - would like to see how these shape up in mono with high contrast.

    Smile
    • 4 Oct 2011 6:45PM
  • Socking Wet

    The both look like they are 'on the pull'- excellent aquatic candid - like their expressions as above well caught.
    • 4 Oct 2011 6:42PM
  • Grey Squirrel

    Look closely and you can see his nuts!!


    Actually I guess this is a female with kittens from the look of her. Good detail highlighted by your limited dof nice hint of eye contact - all keeps the viewer engaged.
    • 4 Oct 2011 6:39PM
  • mantis

    Nice mantis - but there are a few bits missing (ends of legs and antena) which does detract just a little for me.
    • 4 Oct 2011 6:36PM
  • Ashton Windmill

    Cheers Bern

    Thanks for the suggestion (don't seem to have transform on PSP) but did have a go with distort.

    Smile
    • 31 May 2011 11:10PM
  • Free As a Bird

    I really like the simple positioning and composition - a well worked image.
    • 28 May 2011 10:20AM
  • Fishing Huts

    Excellent use of mono - works superbly.
    • 28 May 2011 10:18AM
  • Ready for take-off

    Always wondered what the original artists model looked like - now I know!!

    Its behind you !!
    • 28 May 2011 10:13AM
  • Tang

    What an engaging image - I love the muted colours - you can defrost them quite quickly by blowing on them (although it is a little like blowing a rasberry!!). Well you started it - pail indeed...

    Cheers

    SmileSmile
    SmileSmile
    • 28 May 2011 10:11AM
  • The Dark Wood

    What a cool shot - just how long have you been sitting on this superb image?
    • 28 May 2011 10:06AM
  • Cloudy in Viet Nam

    Rather good - superb detail
    • 28 May 2011 9:57AM
  • The Anvil

    Yes absolutely agree the movement is perfect beautifuly timed and exposed. For me I should like to have seen a slightly lower ambient light (to make the glowing iron show up even more) but this is quite excellent.
    • 28 May 2011 9:56AM