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Brooding

By NDODS    
Good day to you all at ePz

Firstly I would like to thank you all for your wonderful and caring comments following yesterdays upload. As you know yesterday was not a good day for me, however I did manage to get out for a short while and whilst doing so I managed to grab a few images with my little compact.

Secondly it is 01:30 hours I am wide awake, can't seem to get to sleep, so I shall put my time to good use and try to catch up with some viewing and commenting.

I hope that you all have a great day, for me who knows.

Regards NathanGrinGrinGrin

Tags: Light Beach Beach huts Crows Shingle Goring Landscape and travel

Voters: djh698, WesternRed, Lynniesefforts and 101 more

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Comments


djh698 12 3.8k 6 United Kingdom
24 Mar 2014 2:00AM
good contrast between dark sky and bright huts-well exposed
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Lovely capture with good contrast. My choice is V2 as I think you get better texture in colour. Well done Nathan.
WesternRed.
24 Mar 2014 2:18AM
V1 = class
Beautiful afternoon light in both, love the birds atop the huts. I like them both equally Nathan, great work here.

Hope you get to push out some zzzzzs soon!!

Lynette Grin
24 Mar 2014 2:26AM
Both are excellent. V1-mono effect is superb.
24 Mar 2014 2:35AM
I think the light and shadow stands out more in mono. Mono for me.
RonnieAG Plus
6 153 116 Scotland
24 Mar 2014 2:52AM
Snap !!! Can't sleep either so here I am at 02.50.
I really like this image, Nathan, the row of huts caught in a wintery sun but with a very heavy overcast of grey beyond.
I am torn between the two versions so 1/2 vote to each.
R.
PS. ....... hope today is better for you.
nora43 2 Canada
24 Mar 2014 3:16AM
Great contrast .... love the capture of the bird's. Awesome share and great work!!
24 Mar 2014 3:19AM
I like V2 for the different coloured trims on the beach huts but V1 is truly stunning. Waiting for Mr Hitchcock to peep around the corner any second now. Grin
CarolG Plus
9 196 18 Greece
24 Mar 2014 5:50AM
An excellent composition, Nathan, love both images equally. Carol
andylea 7 37 1 United Kingdom
24 Mar 2014 6:20AM
SmileSmileSmileSmileSmileSmile
Andysnapper 8 109 25 England
24 Mar 2014 6:44AM
Excellent, the b&w one is a top shot that gives the imagination a chance to wander...superb.

Andy
Caziwinkles 3 3 1 United Kingdom
24 Mar 2014 6:50AM
Two superb images Nathan. V2 for me - love the brightly coloured trims to the huts. Smile
Bet you are tired today after being up so late! Wink

Carol
JohnoP 11 2
24 Mar 2014 6:56AM
Cannot choose today Nathan...like the drama of 1 and the colour in 2....hope you manage to get some rest. John
mlseawell 6 1 United States
24 Mar 2014 6:59AM
Nathan this is gorgeous. I love the rendering and the simplicity. True art my friend!
24 Mar 2014 7:14AM
Both versions are winners....
24 Mar 2014 7:20AM
Both versions for me also Nathan, a fine composition,
Fred.
SUE118 Plus
8 8 1 United Kingdom
24 Mar 2014 7:35AM
V1 for me and hope you manage to get some shut eye.
Nikonuser1 Plus
4 72 14 United Kingdom
24 Mar 2014 7:42AM
What a dark and brooding sky Nathan, great comp, like the birds on the on the roof it's allmost like they are waiting for the storm, like both images well capturedSmile

Cliff
24 Mar 2014 7:48AM
Counting the slats of the huts in these two fine renditions may help your insomnia, Nathan?
Having said which, the hut four back may have cause for some confusion...?!
I like the steely blue sky of V2 and the lighting effect on the huts.

Simon
24 Mar 2014 7:51AM
Two images with beautifully white whites!
Can't choose between the two but, I do like the colours of the painted roof edges in V2!
Hope today is better for you, Nathan.
Regards,
Richard
exposure 12 3.7k England
24 Mar 2014 7:59AM
Beautiful tones in the Mono Image Nathan..two lovely versions.
Pauline.
Nigeve1 Plus
3 1.4k 101 United Kingdom
24 Mar 2014 8:04AM
Very effective composition, the mono for me.
Nigel
EMJAYCEE Plus
7 10 10 England
24 Mar 2014 8:23AM
Got to be the colour version for me Nathan.
Joan.
24 Mar 2014 8:23AM
Top job, Nathan!
fotobee Plus
3 4 3 South Africa
24 Mar 2014 8:29AM
Good B&W shot. Regards Martin
Mono for me Nathan

Gordon
Tish1 Plus
3 16 1 United Kingdom
24 Mar 2014 8:46AM
V1 is definitely moody and aptly titled, but I have to say, V2 is the one for me.


Tish
franken Plus
14 4.0k 4 Wales
24 Mar 2014 8:52AM
Mono for me Nathan - superb!

Ken
24 Mar 2014 8:53AM
both superb though leaning more toward v2 today my friend! great work
nonur Plus
7 17 11 Turkey
24 Mar 2014 8:57AM
V1 is a classy mono, indeed.
cats_123 Plus
12 4.6k 26 Northern Ireland
24 Mar 2014 9:01AM
you can have them in any colour you like as long as it's white GrinGrinGrin
CaroleS Plus
6 423 3 United Kingdom
24 Mar 2014 9:34AM
Such a simple and very effective comp - I like V2Smile
Mollycat Plus
3 11 2 United Kingdom
24 Mar 2014 9:42AM
Both work for me, mono for mood, colour for those slats on the beachhuts.
Peter GrinGrinGrin
jadus 5 1.2k 3 United Kingdom
24 Mar 2014 9:49AM
Very posh residences foe birds, wouldn't you say!!

Jade
PhilT2 Plus
6 379 25 England
24 Mar 2014 10:24AM
Prefer the colour version........Nice shot
24 Mar 2014 10:34AM
I like very much both ! - It took 5 min to think which one ? -V2 it was ! --- Jukka. P.S. Last night two hours sleep for me! Sad
a brilliant shot very sharp


billy
24 Mar 2014 10:44AM
Great image, think I prefer the mono image, adds to the threatening sky.

Mary Grin
24 Mar 2014 11:15AM
has got to be V1 for me Nathan great image simple yet very striking hope you have a better day and a good nights sleep nothing worse than nae sleep

Graham
24 Mar 2014 11:17AM
Wonderful shots, V1 for too, love the dark sky adds to the drama.GrinGrinGrin
24 Mar 2014 11:21AM
V1 is artistic V 2 is real.
ali63 Plus
4 753 1 United Kingdom
24 Mar 2014 12:05PM
2 great images I like the B & W version the most, I hope you have a better day today Nathan GrinGrin

Ali
24 Mar 2014 12:20PM
I think in this instance v2 is better, I like the warm of it. But both interesting.
TrevBatWCC Plus
8 12 10 England
24 Mar 2014 12:27PM
Great capture, Nathan, and two cracking versions here Smile Think both work equally well and for different reasons. The mono is lovely quality, and being dark and moody, with the birds perched on top of the huts give it an Alfred Hitchcock feel about it! Beach huts are about colour, and though we don't we see much colour in these, they do have a more individual feel to them. So, half a vote for each, seeing as I can't give you two votes! Wink
Take care, and hope you get a better night's sleep tonight...
Trev Smile
Irishkate Plus
6 38 100 United Kingdom
24 Mar 2014 1:29PM
I think the mono works so well here Nathan.
Hope you sleep better tonight.
Kate GrinGrinGrin
TanyaH Plus
13 1.3k 374 United Kingdom
24 Mar 2014 1:38PM
Hope you managed to get some restful kip in the end last night Nathan. This is a lovely shot and I definitely prefer the mono version. I love the addition of the crows - I don't think it would work for me without them, for some reason.
Tanya
PranavMishra 4 52 17 India
24 Mar 2014 2:07PM
brilliant image..
24 Mar 2014 2:49PM
Both class images Nathan V1 edges it for meSmile
LynneJoyce Plus
8 20 99 United Kingdom
24 Mar 2014 4:00PM
Two entirely different images from one shot. I like them both.

Well done for making constructive use of your insomnia.
ColleenA Plus
4 319 4 Australia
24 Mar 2014 4:12PM
Mono for me today Nathan...a great shot, love the mono tones....what would we do without epz 24/7
A great way to spend the hours when we cannot sleep....
danbrann Plus
12 621 17
24 Mar 2014 4:41PM
Such a good mono image today Nathan. I do like your thoughtful composition.
pluckyfilly Plus
10 351 33 United Kingdom
24 Mar 2014 5:24PM
That looks a very threatening sky Nathan but great image,
taggart Plus
12 47 13 United States
24 Mar 2014 5:24PM
Brooding in black and white, not so in color-- Love the addition of the crows!
Mike_Smith Plus
9 314 1 United Kingdom
24 Mar 2014 5:40PM
Two cracking shots Nathan composed beautifully, i think i prefer the mono shot
24 Mar 2014 5:43PM
It's difficult to decide which version is better, Nathan! I think it is a great capture from excellent point of view at any case!
George
24 Mar 2014 6:23PM
Mono without a doubt for me Nathan. The subject matter, composition and processing are all impressive.
L
myrab 10 United Kingdom
24 Mar 2014 6:32PM
Very nice mono Nathan, hope you feel better today.

Myra
24 Mar 2014 6:34PM
Great images but v2 is the one for me, Regards DaveSmileSmile
24 Mar 2014 6:41PM
Brooding... The day to come, what is it bearing...?
I'm glad to be back, Nathan!Smile
Regards Valery
netta1234 Plus
4 369 2 Wales
24 Mar 2014 6:52PM
I really like them both NathanSmile
NettaSmile
JuBarney Plus
5 20 3 United Kingdom
24 Mar 2014 7:43PM
Love the colour version
Ju
24 Mar 2014 8:13PM
V1 for me Nathan. A beautiful mono GrinGrin

Kathryn
25 Mar 2014 2:01AM
B&w is my fave.
Chinga Plus
5 3 1 United Kingdom
26 Mar 2014 5:22AM
Fist class image and subject chosen, I like the light the shape of the huts and the pebble textures.
I am in favour of colour in this case.
IB
kojak Plus
3 14 United Kingdom
26 Mar 2014 7:03PM
Both versions are excellent. Prefer the mono one.
Source 6
26 Mar 2014 11:36PM
The Birds Smile Excellent
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Potra 3 Venezuela
27 Mar 2014 5:12PM
V1 is a greatly composed and contrasted shot.
Love it.
M
dark_lord Plus
12 1.8k 326 England
27 Mar 2014 6:41PM
Great sky, and an apt title. The big black birds are gathering too. Hitchcock would approve Smile
Glostopcat 10 255 2 England
6 Apr 2014 2:59PM
Both versions work really well Nathan, I have no preference for one over the other

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