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  #94 Water in Motion
Entry 6 of 20
   
 
-10 degrees Celsius       ©2010 Old Finn
Panasonic DMC-FZ28       6th place, 84 points
1/80s, f5, ISO 200, 403mm, Aperture Priority, Center Weighted Average, no flash
 
Post-Processing: Cropped, histogram stretch, clarifying, BW conversion, back to colors, color balance to cooler
down sized, sharpened
      Extra Info: The fingers got really cold when handling the camera
 
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Old Finn
Dec 21, 2010
    Thanks for the nice comments and votes.
Mepo: It was taken in the same place as "Hitchcock: The Birds". The place Is Vantaankoski (Vantaa Falls). The building of Helsinki was originally started about there.

Mepo
Dec 20, 2010
    Congratulations Old Finn - you were my #1 suspect LOL. So tell me - was it taken at the same place as the bridges over troubled water?

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piman
Dec 19, 2010
    A very pleasing image. I'm glad you didn't blur the water with a long exposure so we can enjoy the turbulent water contrasting nicely with the graceful curves of the snow. Perfect exposure also.

akebono
Dec 19, 2010
    Black and white conversion and then back to colors???

The white snow turned blue in the process but nevertheless a good effort!

Good luck!
Cheers

Akebono

drivingback
Dec 19, 2010
    In my faves. I like the abstract pattern formed by the snow and water. I just wished a little slower shutter for a smoother movement for the water, it would have been perfect! Good luck!

Old Finn
Dec 18, 2010
    Thanks Lo. I wanted a monochrome effect. So, I made a bw conversion, increased color depth, changed the color balance to cooler. Maybe the texture of the snow and water qas enhanced by the clarifying tool of the Paint Shop Pro and USM.

Lo
Dec 18, 2010
    You've really achieved some interesting textures on the snow and water. Was this the result of switching to B&W and then back again? It's a great effect.

Jade O.
Dec 17, 2010
    It's a personal thing, but this to me, is beauty in its purest form.

forkcandles
Dec 17, 2010
    tt finish. try using gloves or latex gloves they do grip. did you put the camera in plastic bag before taking inside a warm room

Old Finn
Dec 17, 2010
    Thanks Mepo. Iwould have had use of your handwarmer when taking this foto. It was hard to my fingers.

Mepo
Dec 17, 2010
    This reminds me of bridges over troubled water. It's one of my top favourites. The composition is what initially attracted me but I'm not sure if I like the snow across the bottom of the photo. The handwarmer I use is called 'Bushmills Irish Whiskey' LOL. Super photo - t3 for sure.
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