By mrswoolybill
I thought I'd better show you what I was doing in Bill's upload yesterday .
I have a couple of diagonal compositions to come some time...
Thanks for looking,

Tags: Photo journalism Specialist and abstract

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CaroleS Plus
10 442 3 United Kingdom
16 Jul 2012 7:34AM
Brilliant detail and composition, some lovely colours and textures there too.
AnnChown 11 207 1 United Kingdom
16 Jul 2012 7:52AM
Love the composition in v1 Moira. I know exactly where you took this.
Sezz 16 619 15 England
16 Jul 2012 7:52AM
Wonderful study of colour and texture Moira! V1 for me today, just like that blue pebble, comp' is perfect!

Sarah *
SlowSong Plus
12 9.6k 30 England
16 Jul 2012 7:55AM
The stones look as if they'd arranged themselves especially for your visit and you've done them proud. Smile
mrswoolybill Plus
14 2.7k 2397 United Kingdom
16 Jul 2012 8:10AM
Thank you everyone, and good morning! It's another busy day, I have about 25 gardens to photograph for the local In Bloom competition. (We do a slide show of all the gardens at the awards presentation in September.) I'll catch up here later.
dmhuynh72 13 44 3 United Kingdom
16 Jul 2012 8:26AM
Nicely composed shots and I especially like v1.
16 Jul 2012 8:27AM
Like the detail captured here Moira,
franken Plus
18 5.2k 4 United Kingdom
16 Jul 2012 8:51AM
Love version 1 Moira.

Jasper87 Plus
11 2.7k 158 England
16 Jul 2012 8:59AM
Three different materials with their textures in a beautifully balanced arrangement.

Detail is very good as is the comp, good colours well spotted as always.

KingBee Plus
14 548 2 Scotland
16 Jul 2012 9:44AM
Ah, the results of your labours, as depicted by Bill. What a wonderful link, by the way: a real tag team! Anyway, these are lovely abstracts, with v1 being my preference.


capto Plus
8 6.6k 25 United Kingdom
16 Jul 2012 9:54AM
Well worth the effort, very nice image.
barbarahirst 12 27 12 United Kingdom
16 Jul 2012 9:56AM
V1 is really special...
well worth going down for ....
16 Jul 2012 10:20AM
A really good comp' in V1 Moira, and V2 says Dungeness to meSmile

John Smile
TrevBatWCC Plus
12 13 19 England
16 Jul 2012 10:49AM
Nice to see the results of what Bill showed yesterday what you were up to, Moira! Two super images, but just has to be V1 as my fave, a fine compostion Wink
Trev Smile
Fefe Plus
9 57 36 United Kingdom
16 Jul 2012 11:21AM
Great shots, love the colours and detail!
16 Jul 2012 12:04PM
Marvellous images Moira V1 for me, I always marvel at how the little pebbles get into the cracks. The west coast has many places where the pebbles are jammed in crevices by the force of the sea. You two do seem to work so well together.

mikbee 14 3 8 Scotland
16 Jul 2012 12:18PM
Two well found rustographic still lifes here Moira.
The RAS handbook will soon be having more volumes than Harry Potter if this keeps up !!
V1 is particulary appealing I think.
Joline Plus
14 34 59 United States
16 Jul 2012 12:28PM
They each have such a joyful v1 the little pebbles seem to be dancing, and in v2 the greenery has a very determined air...."you can't keep me down".
RobboB Plus
14 133 United Kingdom
16 Jul 2012 12:36PM
This is a great abstract. Love it. Well composed and with a modern art feel.
16 Jul 2012 1:00PM
I'm with the crowd in especially enjoying #1 Moira. I'm glad that after exposure of your rustographic efforts through Bill's upload we can now see the fruits of your efforts! My wife accuses me of "photophaffing"...

paulb20 Plus
14 12 United Kingdom
16 Jul 2012 2:00PM
Wonderful textures Moira.
pascalg Plus
13 37 1 France
16 Jul 2012 2:01PM
after "rustographer", "rustography"... of course Wink

beautiful; worth the effort!
CarolG 14 199 20 Greece
16 Jul 2012 3:35PM
A wonderful array of textures, Moira, particularly like V.1. Carol
danbrann 16 640 17
16 Jul 2012 4:51PM
As good as it gets Moira. The man is laying the carpets as I type. The big day is tomorrow.
SUE118 Plus
12 8 1 United Kingdom
16 Jul 2012 4:54PM
Super shots.
Niknut Plus
11 2.9k 82 United Kingdom
16 Jul 2012 5:44PM
Cracking shot !!!.....gorgeous quality in the detail & rich colours !!!, & nicely framed for an almost 'graphic' effect !!
Philip_H 9 1.5k United Kingdom
16 Jul 2012 6:27PM
Lovely combination of shapes, textures and colours.

gingerdelight 14 298 11 United Kingdom
16 Jul 2012 7:01PM
A super composition here Moira.
pamelajean Plus
15 1.5k 2213 United Kingdom
16 Jul 2012 7:56PM
It's not very often we get continuity like this. When looking at Bill's pictures of you taking these pictures, I was wondering what they would be like, then I get to see the results, and what results! My partner isn't too careful when shooting me shooting, and tends to capture my less photogenic sideGrin.
Great to see the results.. Two super comps .. Colour, textures ..
tony64 17 204 9 England
16 Jul 2012 9:46PM
Hi Moira, I absolutely LOVE this composition, and, had I not seen Bill's upload of you taking this, I would have been convinced that the image was taken of a vertical rather than horizontal section of maybe a groyne or something!
Have a well deserved UA!
mrswoolybill Plus
14 2.7k 2397 United Kingdom
17 Jul 2012 8:23AM
Many thanks Tony, that's a lovely surprise to accompany breakfast!
annettep38 9 220 42 Luxembourg
18 Jul 2012 12:04AM
I guessed that is what you were doing from the thumbnail .
Honestly, it was worth your sacrifice!
Fantastic composition.
Glostopcat 15 255 2 England
18 Jul 2012 11:07PM
V1 is a wonderful study of colours, patterns and textures in both the rusted metal and the weathered wood
JaHa 9 48 1 United Kingdom
21 Jul 2012 8:34PM
Two very striking images, I think I prefer the composition of v1 with the naturally straight lines all intersecting, but the inclusion of the leaves in v2 adds another dimension.. Knew this would be good from the thumbnail and it definitely lived up to expectations
BERRY 9 1 United Kingdom
25 Jul 2012 10:51AM
Thanks for the comment. I like your Rustography shot. Great portfolio.
User_Removed 14 407 1 United Kingdom
23 Aug 2012 6:57PM
love this shot, I've tried so many times to get a good pebble shot, this is stunning

Cheers rick

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