Angel

By woolybill1
Inspired by fine Autumn light we made our way back to the Angel of the North yesterday morning. This breaks my planned sequence, but is one of several that pleased me; more will follow one day or another.

Nikon D300, Nikon Nikkor 50mm f1.8 D AF lens;
1/6400th sec @ f1.8, ISO 200

Expect irregular attendance today and maybe tomorrow as our central heating boiler is being replaced

Tags: Specialist and abstract

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Comments


bliba Plus
13 2 Austria
19 Oct 2009 7:51AM
you catched the fine Autumn light very well!
I do like the Nikon 50mm f1.8 D AF lens....

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19 Oct 2009 7:52AM
Great autumn colors dear.
19 Oct 2009 8:09AM
well caught
morpheus1955 12 3 2 United Kingdom
19 Oct 2009 8:37AM
I love the pov, great colours and composition, I like this one a lot.

Hugh
gingerdelight 13 298 11 United Kingdom
19 Oct 2009 8:38AM
Fantastic! I love it! Great POV and although the Angel is out of focus you can tell immediately that it is he!
Carol
Richsr 12 91 223 England
19 Oct 2009 9:46AM
Like your POV Bill - good light in this.
Regards Richard.
imagio 13 12 1 England
19 Oct 2009 9:53AM
Nice light here Bill

Bernie
casson 13 3 United Kingdom
19 Oct 2009 10:30AM
a lovely autumn scene.
john
danbrann 15 640 17
19 Oct 2009 10:41AM
A different viewpoint.
mikbee 12 3 8 Scotland
19 Oct 2009 11:20AM
I have thought about getting my old boiler replaced Bill,and I am not talking about my central heating !! Nicely lit leaves here, and I thought the Angel was a tree trunk at first.But I best not say that about MY angel !!
Mick.
19 Oct 2009 11:24AM
Ah the boiler is being changed I wondered how central heating could be changed in two days? I hope you have an electric shower as back up.

Nice indistinct view of the angel hovering there in the bg.

Dougie
jaktis 15 84 Sweden
19 Oct 2009 11:30AM
Interesting use of DOF

Peter
davewaine 12 141 3 England
19 Oct 2009 12:16PM
Nice one, Bill. Didn't recognise the Angel at first.
Dave
taggart Plus
15 47 13 United States
19 Oct 2009 2:30PM
Good to be getting a new boiler!
SandraKay Plus
12 233 4 United Kingdom
19 Oct 2009 2:55PM
Very clever. Even with the 'angel' out of focus (almost giving it a bat-like appearance), your shot conveys just how much it must dominate the surrounding landscape.
Sandra
jonwebber 11 4 1 United Kingdom
19 Oct 2009 5:31PM
A lighter mood for the flightless angel. Interesting maximum aperture effects.
jon
glyndwr 12 66 10 Wales
19 Oct 2009 6:46PM
Great colours Bill.

Robert
Mikelane 12 1 Wales
19 Oct 2009 7:53PM
Well captured ,great colours
Mike
koka 11 United Kingdom
19 Oct 2009 8:50PM
truly beautiful and so unique - captures her essence perfectly! Great work Katie
kinfatric 15 550 9 Scotland
19 Oct 2009 9:12PM
wonderful colour Bill
Brilane 13 5 12 Wales
19 Oct 2009 10:20PM
Lovely exposure.
Brian

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