Two Taps

By woolybill1
Observed on the Newcastle to Amsterdam ferry.

Tags: Photo journalism Specialist and abstract Woolybills german expedition On board ship

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Comments


12 Jun 2010 8:02AM
I love the composition of this and the two shadows - very effective.
Gina

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VIKI 11 18 1 United Kingdom
12 Jun 2010 8:08AM
Love it !!!!!!!!
fentiger 16 916 24 England
12 Jun 2010 8:27AM
It's the shadows that makes this one.

Albert
davey_griffo 8 213 165 England
12 Jun 2010 9:18AM
I just looked at the thumb in the gallery & knew this was a Woolybill. Smile

Nice observation, & something that I'm sure 99.9% of us would simply have walked past. The shadows make an interesting composition, which would have been rather flat without them.
SUE118 Plus
9 8 1 United Kingdom
12 Jun 2010 9:51AM
Very clever well done.
Cormy 10 3 England
12 Jun 2010 9:55AM
This is superb,Bill.Full of character and very powerful.
Cheers
Alan
MickyMc 10 8 United Kingdom
12 Jun 2010 10:05AM
I like this, I think they are male and female LOL
Mavis
TrevBatWCC Plus
9 12 11 England
12 Jun 2010 10:06AM
I love this! I'd never have seen this. The positioning of the shadows is just right, nicely separated, and the whole image is very well composed, too.
TrevB Smile
barbarahirst 9 27 12 United Kingdom
12 Jun 2010 10:21AM
" Great title " Smile
Great image as well
12 Jun 2010 10:47AM
Well picked out, Bill, as mentioned, many of us would never have seen the opportunity, makes a fine abstract image,
Adrian
Herge88 10 40 4 England
12 Jun 2010 11:03AM
Love the wacky in this Bill, great shadows as well.

Best Matt
SlowSong Plus
9 7.1k 30 England
12 Jun 2010 11:24AM
Now where would you get a plastered wall on a ferry? I'm just trying to imagine where these taps would be. Lovely shot - just my sort of thing.
Chris
Joline Plus
11 28 53 United States
12 Jun 2010 11:59AM
Wonderful seen shadow play.
morpheus1955 11 3 2 United Kingdom
12 Jun 2010 12:41PM
Good afternoon Bill, Oh I love this, the simplicity of the composition and the textures. One like Moira's that IMHO would look great large on a wall, very well spotted and taken.

Hugh
mikbee 10 3 8 Scotland
12 Jun 2010 12:56PM
Funnily enough Bill,I was taking a couple of shots of my tap in the back garden last night.Not much cope however as I needed a strong shadow like your ones.
Good shot.
Mick.
nickyv32 Plus
10 135 England
12 Jun 2010 1:11PM
Two taps, four taps, great shot, love the shadows

Nicky
taggart Plus
13 47 13 United States
12 Jun 2010 1:17PM
Envious of this image!
12 Jun 2010 4:22PM
Nicely composed, and great shodows Bill. Pitty you didn't turn one of them on slightly, just to get a bit drippy Smile

John Smile
12 Jun 2010 5:24PM
This one reminds me of Wolfgang Tillmans. Making the banal beautiful. Nicely done.
tony64 13 204 9 England
12 Jun 2010 6:04PM
Looks like two US helicopters flying over the Afgan desert! ... from the thumb!

Beautifully seen!

Tony
jaktis 13 84 Sweden
12 Jun 2010 6:16PM
Reminds of CCS and tap turns on the water

Peter
helenlinda Plus
10 356 22 United Kingdom
12 Jun 2010 7:52PM
What - no pub sign- or maybe the taps have run dry already in your neck of the woods.
...................an image I would NOT have walked by either!!
Great capture
Helen
jonwebber 9 4 1 United Kingdom
13 Jun 2010 10:31AM
If I may say, very much two taps. An amazingly different couple of ot so mundane objects.
jon
bliba Plus
12 2 Austria
13 Jun 2010 2:18PM
LOVE IT!!!!

a very well desrved RC
Roly 10 Wales
13 Jun 2010 7:17PM
Great shadows.Well spotted.
wyatturp 12 2 England
13 Jun 2010 9:00PM
Love pictures like this Bill , well done you tapped into this oneSmile

DougSmile
Mavis Plus
15 143 2 England
14 Jun 2010 8:31PM
Two great shadows Bill . Very neatly Taptured Smilexxx
SandraKay Plus
10 233 4 United Kingdom
17 Jun 2010 4:17PM

Quote:Nicely composed, and great shodows Bill. Pity you didn't turn one of them on slightly, just to get a bit drippy


Well said - but I wonder just what would have happened if you HAD turned one of them on!

Sandra
Glostopcat 11 255 2 England
17 Jun 2010 6:06PM
Good to see you tapping into your potential Bill, very well observed. The shadows make this one
MickS 12 23 14 England
19 Jun 2010 11:14PM
Watcha Bill,
excellent, love shadow pics. well seen and taken.
best
Mick
brownsilent 10 7 2 United Kingdom
21 Jun 2010 7:04AM
2+2=4 Very clever.
Johanna

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