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Black Rock Cottage

By Sue_R  
Enjoyed doing the last mono I uploaded so much that I thought I'd stick with monos for a while so here's a mono conversion of a shot I took a while back of Black Rock Cottage, without the rock for a change Smile

Thank you so much for your votes and comments on my last upload and a special thank you to Stace for his User Award.

Tags: Scotland Glencoe General Mountains Highlands Black rock cottage Black and white Landscape and travel

Voters: andylea, Tezz450D, Nigel_95 and 35 more

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Comments


23 Nov 2010 5:30PM
Great conversion Sue, the cottage really stands out sharp and strong. A wonderful 'black and white' rock cottage Smile

John SmileX

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cassiecat 11 39 46 England
23 Nov 2010 5:36PM
lovely mono.lesley
fraser 15 631 14 Scotland
23 Nov 2010 5:37PM
Nicely done Sue. It has to be viewed large to get the best of the light on the gable wall, which adds quite a bit to the image IMO>
Fraser
thevamaranr 10 15 United States
23 Nov 2010 6:51PM
Awesome.
wyatturp 13 2 England
23 Nov 2010 7:42PM
I like these Sue , well done
Lillian Plus
10 23 17 United Kingdom
23 Nov 2010 8:12PM
Looks great in Mono, adds to the atmosphere
well captured Sue
Lillian
Richsr 12 91 223 England
23 Nov 2010 9:41PM
Well worth a large view Sue, like the details in this cottage and good tones and light too.
Good mono work.
Regards Richard
kaybee 15 6.6k 26 Scotland
23 Nov 2010 10:42PM
Oh I am sooooo disapointed in you.
I thought you stayed away from the cliched and over photographed.
User_Removed 11 26 2 United States
23 Nov 2010 11:28PM
Beautiful mono - love the contrasts, esp. the very white building. Great image - as usual!
Christina
23 Nov 2010 11:41PM
Oh I am sooooo disapointed in you.
I thought you stayed away from the cliched and over photographed.


Fascinated by these comments. 'Cliched and overphotographed?' Am wondering if this is a wind up? Super mono shot, wonderful viewed large, and ticks all the boxes for me. Just out of curiosity, how can you 'over photograph' something? I really like the original colour version, Sue, and this mono one works really well for me, as it seems to for others. Lovely image.
Dave.
NobbytheNobster 10 33 5 England
24 Nov 2010 11:48AM
Really good mono Smile
Ricky.
TrevBatWCC Plus
11 13 12 England
24 Nov 2010 11:54AM
You shouldn't go moving heavy rocks around, Sue, whilst you're still getting over your bad shoulder! A wonderful mono conversion of this delightful location, lovely tones & textures Smile
TrevB Smile
Ian_R 8 United Kingdom
24 Nov 2010 9:25PM
stunning image love the mono treatment good shot - Ian
RonnieAG Plus
9 154 118 Scotland
26 Nov 2010 12:44AM
I never get tired of shots here....every one is different, and as long as the shot is strong compositionally, bring 'em on, I say. Your viewpoint is slightly different to the usual here, Sue, so that adds interest and the mono conversion works so well b/o the great range of tones and contrast. very nice one.
Ronnie.
Glostopcat 13 255 2 England
4 Dec 2010 9:27PM
A fine take on this famous cottage, the monochrome conversion works perfectly

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