Following on from a previous post of strange looking fishing pots taken in Co.Dublin. This picture shows the more traditional lobster pots used by fishermen around Ireland and the UK. This photograph was taken early morning in July just before the fishermen were going out to sea to set them. The blue plastic barrels are used to store the lobsters in when they have been caught to bring them back to land.
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lousat (77792) 2013-10-09 14:55
Hi Arthur,very interesting capture of the lobster pots,i wish to be there to buy and eat my prefered fish...ehehe....nice perspective and bright details and colors despite the diagonal light.Have a nice day and thanks,Luciano
fabbs99 (16447) 2013-10-09 22:24
I love lobsters and the pots do attract me . Very nice and colorful shot with good lights and sharpness.very well done.TFS.
Miguel82 (24127) 2013-10-09 22:52
Very informative picture Arthur, you show here the equipment to catch the lobsters, some hand made pots I like, good light and definition, all the best, warm regards
Cricri (107236) 2013-10-09 23:29
Belle et intéressant ces pots de homards, avec leurs pièges, bonne lumière et prise parfaite en diagonale
ikeharel (58113) 2013-10-09 23:40
Fishing port scenery, with typical elements of the skilled Lobster catchers, Arthur, never saw this in real.
Thecnically an excelent photojob done, only, to my humble opinion - a wider scope on view of the waterfront there, would show more elements.
Good calrity and light managed.
have a nice day,
Royaldevon (30145) 2013-10-10 0:39
Good Morning Arthur,
One immediately notices the fine composition, with the line of the fencing creating a good separation line between the water and the fishing items.
I love how the mini-crane on the back of the boat helps to create that sense of depth to the water.
You may find that if you automatic smart fix in PS it brightens the whole just a little and brings out more of the details of the reflections in the water.
Have a great day,
pajaran (52562) 2013-10-10 0:48
Dobar tekst ...
Lep pogled na mreze za lov jastoga ...
Dobar trenutak snimka, kontrast, lepe boje.
Imajte lep i uspesan dan, sve najbolje.
Good text ...
Nice view of the network to catch lobster ...
A good time recording, contrast, beautiful colors.
Have a great and successful day, all the best.
mcmtanyel (14117) 2013-10-10 10:57
Thanks, but no thanks, I just ate!
Seriously, I like the reflections in the water along the upper edge of the photo. Is that a fishing boat hiding behind the blue barrels?
PS. Sorry I do not have a new photo today, my latest upload got confiscated by an over eager admin under the pretext of excessive postprocessing.
ourania (31999) 2013-10-10 11:16
a very good arrangement of perspectives for an interesting picture from the fishing harbour with an intriguing graphical quality. I like the inclusion of the shady reflection at the top of the frame, it offers natural framing, balance and effective contrast. The angle of the light wasn't very favourable at the time of capture and the colours do not display their best quality but the details and textures you have captured are eloquent and interesting. Congratulations and thank you!
All the best, have a great evening,
Noel_Byrne (24846) 2013-10-10 11:24
I know its weird, but I can see a face in the little boat, and its arm seems to be reaching out to something. A classic scene of the Lobster pots, and I know these ones well. In fact, I can almost smell that, lets say unique smell that we associate with these places :)
All the best