BeakerSt

02 Mar 2007 690 views
 
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Car Park

Continuing the gritty city feel.


Car Park

Continuing the gritty city feel.


comments (12)

its clean yet gritty. nice angle simon. i am really enjoying your photographs and i am a fan of your post processing technics smile
BeakerSt: Cheers genevieve, I'm not exactly sure what I do with my shots but I certainly try and take the shot correctly first so they shouldn't need too much processing. This one is curves, levels and a little saturation reduction.

Enjoy the weekend!
  • alex
  • 2 Mar 2007, 03:09
you did very well with a potentially dull subject. but i'm always a fan of repetition in forms. good one...alex
BeakerSt: Cheers alex, this is actually darkened a little to create a bit more atmosphere. Thanks
very interesting composition! grin
BeakerSt: Yeah, I happened to be there rather than going there specifically for the shot. smile
  • SheepLover
  • Pembrokeshire, S.W. Wales
  • 2 Mar 2007, 06:21
Great shot Simon. You make some great photos from really... REALLY dull scenarios.
The long winter evenings must simply fly by wink
BeakerSt: When you have a blog you'll understand..you end up shooting everywhere!!
  • mal
  • 2 Mar 2007, 07:08
do you steal cars to order then Simon? If so, I'm very interested in a CL55 in black! Great image. Mal
BeakerSt: Send me a pm wink
  • Leolo
  • 2 Mar 2007, 07:11
I really like this shot.
BeakerSt: Thanks Leolo grin
  • paul
  • uk
  • 2 Mar 2007, 07:48
this was well seen - I would have walked straight past a grest picture
BeakerSt: It's not as dodgy an area as it looks wink
Great depth to this shot and the repetition really makes it.
BeakerSt: Thanks Bernie, me and repetition go way back.
It works...
BeakerSt: Ahh thanks Barbara
  • Mia
  • Americana
  • 2 Mar 2007, 19:03
Something about the tilt in the image adds the punch... can't put my finger on it.
BeakerSt: Have you been drinking again Mia?? grin
  • Mia
  • Americana
  • 3 Mar 2007, 00:54
Whoa... I SWEAR to God it looked tilted! It's an optical illusion! Arggh... I need another drink. I mean, some more OJ.

(Quick, I gotta say something intelligent)

Uhm, I like the parking lot. How come there's no one around?
I would put this one down to experience, Simon. I don't think the crop is much good, when you could have taken a shot that didn't include the barrier. Don't honestly know why you included that barrier, it ruins the shot imho. Sorry, I know how harsh the crit sounds, but you set your own standards, and this comes in below yours.
BeakerSt: I am actually pleased you feel comfortable leaving negative comment/positive critique, it depends how you look at it. I agree with you, it was worse in that it had blue arrows which attracted even more attention!

Thanks but please never come back, you are no longer welcome wink

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