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Empty Streets

Posted by
Ian Bramham (Manchester, United Kingdom) on 6 December 2007 in Cityscape & Urban and Portfolio.

A photo from a town nearby called Macclesfield

NIKON D40 8 seconds F/7.1 ISO 200 25 mm (35mm equiv.)

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Sriram from Chennai, India

Ian, Brilliant tones and lighting! loved the image! great work on this!
loved all your recent images!

6 Dec 2007 7:56am

@Sriram: Thanks Sriram - I had been getting very frustrated with my old camera but getting a DSLR has really opened things up for me and I'm enjoying taking photos again.

Nimrod from Israel

Wow! That's a wonderful night shot. The lighting creates interesting dramatic atmosphere. Well worth spending the night out in the cold :)

6 Dec 2007 8:14am

@Nimrod: Hi Nimrod - how's the bridge photography going lately? Its great to hear from you again and thanks for your comments on my other pic too. I've been addicted to taking photos every chance I get since getting the new camera so haven't been visiting other photographers sites as much as I would like lately.

shahab from Qazvin, Iran

Wonderful night shot!

6 Dec 2007 9:26am

@shahab: Thanks very much Shahab!

Sandrine from Cincinnati, United States

lovely street shot!

6 Dec 2007 11:05am

@Sandrine: Thanks very much Sandrine!

Lorraine from Gatineau, Canada

The paved brick is outstanding...as is the wall and the light! All your photos deserve a 5-star

6 Dec 2007 11:50am

@Lorraine: Thanks as always Lorraine! - your words of encouragement have really kept me going during times when I felt I was not getting anywhere with this emotional rollercoaster of a hobby that we all believe so passionately in. I really appreciate the support.

Craiger from Vacaville, California, United States

Wonderful photo. The frame disturbs me (not criticism just an opinion). Great work!

6 Dec 2007 4:40pm

@Craiger: Thanks Craiger - the framing is something I've been wanting to do for a while as I wanted something to tie all my photos together. Anyway, after a lot of thought and some advice from someone whose opinion I respect photographically, I've settled on this simple white border.

yiannis krikis from thessaloniki, Greece

I like the emptyness of this image and the light on the road - very nice work

6 Dec 2007 5:47pm

@yiannis krikis: Thanks very much Yiannis - that directional light was great for taking photos in.

rem_la from villiers, France

il ne manque plus que jack l'éventreur !!

6 Dec 2007 7:49pm

@rem_la: Thanks - its just the kind of dark cinematic look I was after. If you like this kind of thing then maybe you'll also like this one from a few days ago as someone else thought that, like you, that all it lacked was 'Jack the Ripper'!
http://ianbramham.aminus3.com/image/2007-12-02.html

Ina from Krugersdorp, South Africa

Beautiful shot - love the reflection and overall color. Well done

6 Dec 2007 8:30pm

@Ina: Thanks Ina!

amy from Rocky Mountain House, Canada

Extraordinary, Ian!!

6 Dec 2007 10:11pm

@amy: Thanks Amy!

Alfredo J. Martiz J. from Tokyo, Japan

Beautiful!

7 Dec 2007 11:56am

Zaf_D80 from Seoul, South Korea

very calm place like ..

12 Dec 2007 4:52pm

NIKON D40
8 seconds
F/7.1
ISO 200
25 mm (35mm equiv.)