A glimpse east from the pier in the seaside town of Worthing in West Sussex, England. In the workshop the colour version - as usual totally undecided as to which one I prefer.
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lousat (95800) 2014-06-25 1:35
Hi Brian,the class and the elegance of this black and white are fantastic! What a idea and what a result,a magnificent pic made with simple elements,i like it! Have a nice day and thanks,Luciano
Giustiniani (3632) 2014-06-25 2:01
Bonjour Brian,une photo intéressante avec une composition judicieuse et soignée, un très bon cadrage et bien sûr le N&B qui met la photo en valeur. Superbe photo.
Apurba20 (984) 2014-06-25 2:17
This is a great B&W. Excellent POV, with the FG and the BG equally interesting.
Have a great day!
SnapRJW (31629) 2014-06-25 4:28
Hello Brian - I think both shots work equally well. So I guess it is a matter of preference, I always like a well managed B&W shot especially when there are areas of contrast, clean whites and black blacks. This fits the bill on both counts. Good tonal range and lovely textures and and an artistic composition.
delpeoples (59426) 2014-06-25 4:39
Hi dear Brian
I really love this B&W. Superb wispy clouds and beautiful tight framing, which accentuates the curves and shapes of the architecture. The whites and blacks have contrasted superbly. Excellent work, thanks for sharing.
Nicou (148366) 2014-06-25 5:10
Super compo NB quelle iamge ce blanc et noir quelle vue et oa,mge ce rond et ce carré quel rendu et vue superbe.
Bravo et amitié
trevormoffiet (3112) 2014-06-25 6:05
An interesting and creative B&W. I love all of the textures and shapes. Great cloud formation. Excellent depth.
Noel_Byrne (33048) 2014-06-25 13:16
I'm on the black and white side of the fence here, it has a lot more mystery. In fact when I looked at this first I thought that the fine wispy clouds were actually emanating from th big round thing (no idea what it is, do I'll just call it a big roundy thing). The textures of the sky and the wooden ground are very finely detailed too. An unexpected pier shot, but a beautiful result.
Thanks as always
jjcordier (79297) 2014-06-25 22:31
Chacune des versions a son intérêt et j'ai bien du mal à choisir celle que je préfère. En tout cas, ton noir et blanc est très réussi.
jcpix (13930) 2014-06-26 17:29
Tough call on the two versions, both work...but I think I give the slight edge to this black & white. And that's coming from someone who loves so much of the color blue!? :)
The big rounded shape takes center stage in this shot, but to look closely at the supporting elements, you really understand what a masterful composition you've put together here.
Your B+W's aren't a staple in your collection, but when you put 'em out there, they always come strong. You sure have a great time playing on the pier, don't ya'? :) Great shot mate. Have a good one. Take it easy.
Cheers from the thrilled U.S. of A.,
Tigerlily (3379) 2014-06-28 4:13
Wonderful mono, Brian.
I like the POV. It gives me the sense of "vast".. nice detail. Beautiful light. Love the sky.
- Copyright: Brian Denton (timecapturer) (49288)
- Genre: Places
- Medium: Black & White
- Date Taken: 2014-06-11
- Categories: Daily Life, Architecture
- Camera: Sony Alpha 850 DSLR, Sony F20mm F2.8 SAL
- Exposure: f/20.0, 1/200 seconds
- More Photo Info: view
- Photo Version: Original Version, Workshop
- Theme(s): Monochrome [view contributor(s)]
- Date Submitted: 2014-06-25 0:53