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Town Entrance

By Rogerex
These metal cutouts have been recently erected at the 3 main entrances to one of our local towns. Each site has 5 cutouts, depicting agricultural products of the area. Wheat, lucerne (alfalfa), sheep/cattle, bees/honey, and olives. It was hard to get the sunset, and a good background with all cutouts in the picture, so I have added 1 to each side. I will print this on calendars for souvenirs to be sold in the local craft shop. Reduced to 3 colours, and power lines cloned out.

Tags: Landscape and travel

Voters: HuntedDragon, mudge, helenlinda and 30 more

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helenlinda Plus
9 344 22 United Kingdom
14 Nov 2009 1:37PM
Fascinating shot. I hope it sells well for you
Helen

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mrswoolybill Plus
10 1.0k 1602 United Kingdom
14 Nov 2009 2:12PM
A beautiful advertisement for your town, very well captured against low sun. Good luck with the calendar.
Moira
14 Nov 2009 2:26PM
Beautiful image !

Chris
14 Nov 2009 2:53PM
wow what a fantastic find... you did a awesome job capturing this shot
franken Plus
14 4.1k 4 Wales
14 Nov 2009 4:11PM
Excellent work here.

Ken
Melanie_M 11 168 9 United Kingdom
14 Nov 2009 5:20PM
Very clever and well thought out. Will be an eye-catching image to sell the product.
CSuk 7 7 33 United Kingdom
14 Nov 2009 5:48PM
This is great Roger and will be very effective for calender use. It has a very Japanese look/feel to it too. I have'nt quite made up my mind whether or not I like it with/without the icons either side though.
Thankyou 4 sharing...Click Smile
15 Nov 2009 9:18AM
Quite fascinating, what a great idea. A lovely shot.
Annette
Joline Plus
10 27 53 United States
15 Nov 2009 11:53AM
Fine work, Roger. I'm sure it will do well.
GingerC 10
15 Nov 2009 2:02PM
A beutiful photo Roger. Would love to see them in person. Nice idea to catch them with a sunset as your sunsets are awesome. Good luck with your calanders.
Brilane 10 5 12 Wales
15 Nov 2009 3:20PM
Interesting composition, excellent angle and exposure.
Brian
Gecko 10 25 Australia
16 Nov 2009 2:03AM
Fabulous Roger, love the colours, silhouettes + presentation. I think your calenders will do well, good luck.
I believe your weather is more like summer than ours is at present, lucky you! Pam
JimV 10 6 3 Canada
16 Nov 2009 3:24AM
You've handled this well Roger, I'm sure the calendar will be a sellout!
Rgds., Jim
ChiliMan Plus
10 135 17 Singapore
16 Nov 2009 5:49PM
Ohhh...sooooooooo beautifully done, Roger! The calendars are sure to sell.

A Smile
brownsilent 10 7 2 United Kingdom
18 Nov 2009 8:56PM
Wonderful!
Johanna
AnneWorner 9 620 43 United States
19 Nov 2009 2:19PM
Very nice work on this, and superb that this will be on calendars.

I just read this in your PF:
"The real voyage of discovery consists not in seeking new landscapes, but in having new eyes" (Marcel Proust).

That's where I'm at these days - looking at the same things, trying to see them differently. It's a voyage of adventure.
You make it a great day.

Anne
goso 10 2 1 Australia
21 Nov 2009 8:10PM
Very effective Roger - well done...Bil
paulvo 10 2 United States
24 Nov 2009 5:13AM
Very nice photos. Wish you great sales of your calendars.
Smile
28 Nov 2009 3:03PM
Well taken & presented too.
28 Nov 2009 4:53PM
This really is a very clever image, its a great picture and in its self very informative. Nice one.

Jim.
photophantom 9 108 3 Philippines
3 Dec 2009 6:06AM
brilliant masterpiece
DYankee 11 6 United States
7 Dec 2009 2:59PM
What a wonderful way to greet newcomers to the area! It's not only inviting, but a subtle way to inform them of the rich diversity of the area.
Dawn Smile

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