I had 6 days in Shanghai to visit the World Expo.....unfortunately 4 days were cloudy & sunless.
Walking along the Bund I had a good view of the city on opposite sides of the river.From a small side street I saw this image with very contrasting styles from different eras.
I hope that you like it.
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ifege (10363) 2010-05-30 0:42
An interesting POV and composition Gus with clever positioning of the bell over the tower.
kishorek (105) 2010-05-30 1:48
Good POV. I like the way you composed your picture. Good use of the lighting conditions. Have a good day.
serp2000 (42048) 2011-05-03 1:43
Thanks for your friendly comment,
Excellent capture! I was in Shanghai in 2007.
Amasing idea and good realisation!
Greetings from far Russia!
MJR (3360) 2011-10-01 2:09
What a curious effect !
One old lamp standard, a modern tower detail, and hey presto, a bell c/w weirdly oversized clapper !
You have made good use of a grey day, with your adventurous composition !
Was the grey bad weather ,or smog we hear so much about ?