Reflected on that bike mirror is Toronto's Old City Hall. The pic was taken from across the street at Nathan Philips Sq. where the new City Hall is.
Post production: sharpening on reflection, curves for contrast, a little noise for texture.
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PLD_images (7149) 2003-11-19 17:54
Great shot Alex, very original and well executed. The reflection is just wonderfull and I like that it is about the only sharp thing in the shot. The use of B&W works for me here.
Really well done.
fotofreak (1677) 2003-11-19 18:53
Very effective shot. What I really like about this photo is how everything around the reflection of the new City Hall is a lot darker. It almost creates more of a frame for it. Great angle too.
manny (21833) 2003-11-19 19:44
These kinds of shot amazes me. Why? You need to be psyched up to see things from a different eye inorder to compose a picture like this. This is fun to look at but I am sure it took quite a time to frame it. Good job.
hantulaut (3441) 2003-11-22 13:31
Mas Filepe, ini bagus. I like this because u could see lines and form in that direction and in oppposite way too in one frame. Kinda of opticall illusion, back- forward. I wonder, if you could wait at precise weather or other light conditon, maybe the result will be much great, IMHO mas...
smoothdude (266) 2004-07-26 9:05
Very interesting shot. I especially like the little touches you gave it using photoshop. Nice work.
sohrab (7439) 2004-11-30 15:12
alex i was going through some of your old photographs and i think i hit the jackpot
this is a fabulous photograph. very intelligent to be more precise.
you've made excellent use of the mirron here
i's like to show you a link that i saw in one of luko's forums . the photograph is by erwitt elliot
isn't luko's taste just great????
take care :)
- Copyright: alex felipe (RandomCameraGuy) (3071)
- Genre: Places
- Medium: Black & White
- Date Taken: 2003-09-11
- Categories: Architecture
- Camera: Olympus C-5050Z, 35-105mm, Polarizer
- Exposure: f/3.6
- Photo Version: Original Version
- Theme(s): Reflections, Toronto Streetshots in Black and White [view contributor(s)]
- Date Submitted: 2003-11-19 17:22