I had a long walk along the Thames in London from Putney bridge to Chelsea bridge, on the way back I spotted this puddle reflection of a Church Clock tower and a modern building. The sun was catching the clock face a the right angle.
Saint Mary's church in Battersea, is a beautiful Grade I Georgian building in a spectacular location on the banks of the river Thames. William Blake was married here, J M W Turner painted from here and Benedict Arnold is buried in a crypt. They have a wonderful musical tradition and enjoy supporting the arts.
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jjcordier (77502) 2014-05-20 23:07
Ce reflet dans la flaque crée une image très originale qui me plait beaucoup.
snunney (86500) 2014-05-21 2:30
A very original image beautifully crafted. Lovely warm light and colours.
Pouring with rain here today, severe thunderstorms forecast for this afternoon all over this area.
jhm (141307) 2014-05-21 5:32
Congratulations for these wonderful picture taken as reflection in a puddle, quarter past five PM.
A nice composition, pleasant presentation too.
Very well done, TFS.
Have a nice day,
cornejo (33336) 2014-05-21 10:40
Hi Lain, very nice shot of this interesting reflection in the puddle, well seen and captured in this beautiful image with good sharpness, nice light, color and quality. Excellent and interesting job well done, congratulations my friend. Thanks for sharing this beautiful work.
Good night and happy rest of the week.
Best wishes from southern Spain.
siudzi (34113) 2014-05-21 13:03
Very cool shot this taken with spectacular DOF and sharpness management. Beautifully presented and smartly composed topic. Well done!
carlo62 (35328) 2014-05-21 15:26
ottimo colpo d'occhio e bello scatto, il risultato è molto interessante e piacevole, attira l'attenzione nella galleria.
Noel_Byrne (25788) 2014-05-22 10:29
If all puddles looked like this, I would spend less time avoiding them, this reflection is so crystal clear and of such a beautiful subject. The light bouncing from the clock is very nice indeed. This is a really nicely seen image, and an excellent result.
Thanks as always
Hanssie (10403) 2014-05-24 2:32
What a beauty, also because of the light.....
ikeharel (59615) 2014-05-26 7:52
Superbly spotted the mirror from the puddle,
We do not have much rain, so I never look into them... but with the modern building and the old archi.-style alongside with the golden clock - you manage to culminate a wonderful sight on photo.
abmdsudi (44844) 2014-05-26 8:37
Superb viewpoint brings a whole new meaning to puddles! This is stunningly imaginative, using the reflection this way round gives a beautiful quality to the reflective image, it is so well balanced with the eye popping architecture nicely placed in the 'water' Beautiful to just sit, look at and great title too, an image which conveys the description perfectly, the colours and warm light work so well, Credit that you have certainly exploited the limited space for max impact, an alluring shot excellently done. Congrats
mjw364 (7512) 2014-11-27 1:12
Very observant of you! Creative! I like it. the reflection is very clear and sharp and contrasts with the brickwork indicating a precise DOF.