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Lines of Light

Posted by
Ian Bramham (Manchester, United Kingdom) on 21 December 2011 in Abstract & Conceptual and Portfolio.

Photographed behind the giant projection screen in the turbine hall of the Tate Modern art gallery in London.

NIKON D700 603/10 second F/4.0 ISO 200 16 mm (35mm equiv.)

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Gérard Beullac from Paris, France

Ah, you take us by surprise, in posting during the afternnon !
A very rigorous shot, Ian.all is straight, here...
I love the little ray of light through the not completly shut door.

21 Dec 2011 4:32pm

@Gérard Beullac: ...and thanks for commenting in the afternoon too Gérard! (Yes, I really liked the gleam of light coming through the door too!)

Maximilian from toronto, Canada

pls i welcome to view mine

21 Dec 2011 5:00pm

@Maximilian: Thanks Maximilian!

omid from mashhad, Iran


21 Dec 2011 5:08pm

@omid: Thanks omid!

Stefan from Thiersee, Austria


22 Dec 2011 12:06am

DarkElf from Perth, Australia

as always - superb composition with great leading lines and fine balance in the frame!

22 Dec 2011 2:22am

Ralf Kesper from Fröndenberg, Germany

Nice & interesting capture !

22 Dec 2011 8:42am

janina from Melbourne, Australia

Many wonderful graphic elements to see here, ian! 4stars (but, then, really all your work should be rated at least at a minimum of ten stars!~) Wonderfully seen. Best of the Season's greetings to you. :OD

22 Dec 2011 8:46am

Eric Laforgue from Ivry sur Seine, France

Superbe rai de lumière qui rajoute un élément géométrique supplémentaire avec beaucoup de grâce.

22 Dec 2011 9:48am

Marie LC from Entre montagnes et Bretagne, France

Fantastic compo. I like the ray of light in diagonal

23 Dec 2011 6:45am

Ian Smith from London, United Kingdom

Great find Ian! Love the concept.

24 Dec 2011 12:25am

janina from Melbourne, Australia

We Wish You a Merry♪♫•*¨*•.¸¸♥ ¸¸.•*¨*•♫♪ Christmas♪♫•*¨*•.¸¸♥ ¸¸.•*¨*•♫♪We Wish You a Merry ♪♫•*¨*•.¸¸♥ ¸¸.•*¨*•♫♪Christmas ♥ ♥ ♥We Wish You A Merry ♪♫•*¨*•.¸¸♥ ¸¸.•*¨*•♫♪Christmas ♪♫•*¨*•.¸¸♥ ¸¸.•*¨*•♫♪...And A Happy New Year!♪♫•*¨*•.¸¸♥ ¸¸.•*¨*•♫♪...

24 Dec 2011 6:39am

Andrew Atkinson from Hartlepool, United Kingdom

Ian, great shot, I love how the line draws you into the image. Merry Christmas and all the best for 2012.

24 Dec 2011 8:41am

Eric Laforgue from Ivry sur Seine, France

Je revois ce cliché et je le trouve vraiment fort avec une grande sobriété.
Bonnes fêtes.

24 Dec 2011 11:26am

katalog stránek from Denmark

exellent b/w work. Great compo.

26 Dec 2011 6:03pm

tom from Germany

I like the diagonal line of light.

31 Dec 2011 8:32pm

sunstonemaria from California, United States

oh, gorgeous! absolutely breathtaking .. fantastic lines, pure perfection!!!

5 Jan 2012 5:54am

Riccardo from Rome, Italy

Great line of light!

10 Jan 2012 4:06pm

603/10 second
ISO 200
16 mm (35mm equiv.)