We have lots of seagull shots from each and every angle here on TE. Yet i think this is the POV missing in our seagull collection :) (Update : Sorry, seems like i'was wrong. See Robert's comment)
Bostancı Seaport - İstanbul. A seagull walking on the plexiglass roof of the seaport.
(Sorry for the mess on the glass!)
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craiggc (2509) 2006-08-21 4:53
Just brilliant Selcuk!
The composition, the original POV, the textures and lines.
A supoerb image!
kristies (451) 2006-08-21 4:55
I realy love this! Very great POV. Excellent seen en capturede..
Thank you fore sharing this with us!
dragonslayero (3116) 2006-08-21 4:59
He he, lovely idea Selcuk
Good composition, the feeet are the obvious point of focus and these are placed beautifully.
Good clear shadow, good with detail in the glass.
rtome (638) 2006-08-21 5:08
An unusual POV indeed! Well seen!
Yet, as a reaction to your note, I have to say that I've seen a similar POV before, here, posted by azuri.... It's a dificult quest to try and find that unusual POV not yet ever seen in TE.... :-)
Still, nice effort! Well done and best regards!
ben4321 (9875) 2006-08-21 5:29
This is really outstanding Selcuk, I've never seen anything like this before. I congratulate you on your originality.
Your inventive viewpoint has made this seagull almost unrecognisable; I like how the feet are the only immediately recognisable feature.
The bird sh*t on the glass is a good touch, this is obviously a favourite perch for these messy birds.
gypsygirl58 (1329) 2006-08-21 5:43
Very interesting POV! I like the composition and the shadow on the roof. Great idea! :-)
ebruly (82) 2006-08-21 7:47
super bir fotograf, cok basarili bir kompozisyon...
maki (0) 2006-08-21 8:55
Very funny shot, great perspective, wanderful light and good eye for such scene.
Furachan (0) 2006-08-21 9:18
Beautiful and to me (;o) original shot, Selcuk. Love the subtle pastel colors and the overall composition...
peter1892 (1681) 2006-08-21 9:20
Very good - I didn't know what this was from the thumbnail! An original POV, unusual & inspiring. Very clever!
recepyuksel (17808) 2006-08-21 12:18
Üstad muhteşem yakalamışsın, çok hoş, tebrikler
ALIRIZA (16423) 2006-08-21 15:24
Merhaba Selçuk Abi,
Muhteşem bir fikir. Harika bir kompozisyon. Ellerine sağlık. Saygılarımla...
BrianGraney (1738) 2006-08-21 16:11
Great composition and so very-well noticed.
I really like this shot - could almost be a fat fish eating a seagull!
ktanska (24758) 2006-08-22 2:30
You have just right direction of light on this one. It shows the feet separately from the rest, and in different colour too.
And it seems that the roof is really necessary over there!
semra (141) 2006-10-29 17:19
gercekten de cok güzel..ne diyebilirim ki tebrik etmekten başka:)
marknunnerley (2780) 2006-10-30 12:15
glad I have had my tea. Nice idea and good pov. I was struggling to work out what it was.
smarcell (19963) 2007-08-09 3:05
You are a genius ! I really enjoy your gallery as one of the best here on TE !
tobourge (971) 2009-06-26 9:52
Great eye!!! I was very attracted by and curious to identified what it was all about...
aguilarjlr (141) 2011-05-09 19:42
Es tan sugerente como rara. Eso me encanta. No sé muy bien lo que es pero parece un pato sobre un plástico de techo... me encanta esta foto.
- Copyright: Selcuk YILMAZER (gezgin37) (3766)
- Genre: Places
- Medium: Color
- Date Taken: 2006-08-19
- Categories: Humorous
- Camera: Panasonic Lumix FZ30
- Photo Version: Original Version
- Theme(s): SeaGulls-2 [view contributor(s)]
- Date Submitted: 2006-08-21 4:50
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