Poll -On My WalkENTRIES-GROUND LEVEL-Week...CHAT-GROUND LEVEL-Weekly ...DIY ENTRIES 22-29/11/20DIY CHAT 22-29/11/20CHAT - ON MY WALK 14-22nd...ENTRIES - ON MY WALK 14-2...POLL - Medical What made you feel good t...What annoyed you today?International Photographe...Entry thread - MEDICAL - ...Chat Thread - Medical - W...Poll for bonfire Night in...What bemused you today?Bonfire Night in Covid Ti...

Author Topic: IOTW 4th November 2013  (Read 1155 times)

Offline Beaux Reflets

  • Global Moderator
  • Hero Member
  • *****
  • Posts: 2267
  • Commonsense answers a whole load of the unanswered
    • Beaux Reflets
IOTW 4th November 2013
« on: November 04, 2013, 06:08:29 AM »
Congratulations ABERS on your image being selected for IOTW as chosen by last weeks winner Karen.


Image is now live on front page, or you can view the image in the gallery Here should you wish to make a comment etc.

More information on IOTW works can be found here   How IOTW works
« Last Edit: November 04, 2013, 06:12:22 AM by Beaux Reflets »


:beer: Andy

"Light anchors things in place and gives perspective meaning."

The choices we make are rooted in reflection.

http://beauxreflets.blogspot.com/

Offline Beaux Reflets

  • Global Moderator
  • Hero Member
  • *****
  • Posts: 2267
  • Commonsense answers a whole load of the unanswered
    • Beaux Reflets
Re: IOTW 4th November 2013
« Reply #1 on: November 06, 2013, 06:27:44 PM »
After viewing this weeks IOTW for a few days, I now wonder whether Alan is making a statement with this shot ?

I really like the tonal changes, the lone figure, and the general cool atmosphere, but I get the overriding impression (from the crop and truth of the lens) that the fabric of the church / image is portraid leaning to the right, and or away from the light coming through the windows  :-\

Beyond this; It would be interesting to hear what other think about each IOTW  :tup:
« Last Edit: November 06, 2013, 06:29:20 PM by Beaux Reflets »
:beer: Andy

"Light anchors things in place and gives perspective meaning."

The choices we make are rooted in reflection.

http://beauxreflets.blogspot.com/

Offline DigiDiva

  • Hero Member
  • *****
  • Posts: 1592
Re: IOTW 4th November 2013
« Reply #2 on: November 06, 2013, 06:50:02 PM »
Nah, you have been drinking!!!  I like the silence and solitude of the image. The lone visitor seems lost and looking for direction (from heaven??)
Please visit my website @ www.sunderlandwallart.com

Offline ABERS

  • Hero Member
  • *****
  • Posts: 2195
    • Black and White Images by Alan Abercrombie
Re: IOTW 4th November 2013
« Reply #3 on: November 06, 2013, 07:18:42 PM »
After viewing this weeks IOTW for a few days, I now wonder whether Alan is making a statement with this shot ?

I really like the tonal changes, the lone figure, and the general cool atmosphere, but I get the overriding impression (from the crop and truth of the lens) that the fabric of the church / image is portraid leaning to the right, and or away from the light coming through the windows  :-\

Beyond this; It would be interesting to hear what other think about each IOTW  :tup:

Of course I was making a statement Andy. The overwhelming peace and solitude of the interior coupled with an uplifting feeling of harmony between the light reflecting off the aged and hallowed stone walls complemented the muted colours of the mosaic flooring that had felt the tread of thousands of supplicants over the centuries made my pulse quicken as I viewed the scene. The walls slightly bowed to the majesty of the heavens and the vaulted ceiling reaching out to welcome the descant of the choir in the adjoining chapel, it all came together in an instant.

Then that bl**dy inconsiderate woman came and stood right in my way.

Apologies to Les Dawson! ;) :legit:

Offline deetus

  • Full Member
  • ***
  • Posts: 104
    • illupho.co.uk
Re: IOTW 4th November 2013
« Reply #4 on: November 07, 2013, 09:52:46 PM »
After viewing this weeks IOTW for a few days, I now wonder whether Alan is making a statement with this shot ?

I really like the tonal changes, the lone figure, and the general cool atmosphere, but I get the overriding impression (from the crop and truth of the lens) that the fabric of the church / image is portraid leaning to the right, and or away from the light coming through the windows  :-\

Beyond this; It would be interesting to hear what other think about each IOTW  :tup:

Of course I was making a statement Andy. The overwhelming peace and solitude of the interior coupled with an uplifting feeling of harmony between the light reflecting off the aged and hallowed stone walls complemented the muted colours of the mosaic flooring that had felt the tread of thousands of supplicants over the centuries made my pulse quicken as I viewed the scene. The walls slightly bowed to the majesty of the heavens and the vaulted ceiling reaching out to welcome the descant of the choir in the adjoining chapel, it all came together in an instant.

Then that bl**dy inconsiderate woman came and stood right in my way.

Apologies to Les Dawson! ;) :legit:

Brilliant  ;D ;D

Offline Beaux Reflets

  • Global Moderator
  • Hero Member
  • *****
  • Posts: 2267
  • Commonsense answers a whole load of the unanswered
    • Beaux Reflets
Re: IOTW 4th November 2013
« Reply #5 on: November 08, 2013, 12:50:28 PM »
 :-[

My questioning comment was not made to belittle in any way. On the contary, once again Alan has produced a shot that made me think beyond what is immediately on view.
:beer: Andy

"Light anchors things in place and gives perspective meaning."

The choices we make are rooted in reflection.

http://beauxreflets.blogspot.com/

 

latest Posts

Subject Board Views/Replies Member Date & Time
xx Poll -On My Walk International Weekly Comp Entries 198/4 Jediboy Last post Today at 02:31:46 PM
xx ENTRIES-GROUND LEVEL-Weekly Comp 29/11-6/12/20 International Weekly Comp Entries 11/0 Hinfrance Last post Today at 08:18:46 AM
smiley CHAT-GROUND LEVEL-Weekly Comp 29/11-6/12/20 International Weekly Comp Entries 29/0 Hinfrance Last post Today at 08:18:12 AM
xx DIY ENTRIES 22-29/11/20 International Weekly Comp Entries 40/1 Hinfrance Last post November 28, 2020, 04:14:51 PM
xx DIY CHAT 22-29/11/20 International Weekly Comp Entries 260/7 Hinfrance Last post November 28, 2020, 04:14:11 PM
xx CHAT - ON MY WALK 14-22nd November2020 International Weekly Comp Entries 237/7 anglefire Last post November 22, 2020, 08:07:14 PM
xx ENTRIES - ON MY WALK 14-22/11/2020 International Weekly Comp Entries 181/5 anglefire Last post November 22, 2020, 08:05:36 PM
xx POLL - Medical International Weekly Comp Entries 199/4 Hinfrance Last post November 22, 2020, 08:19:37 AM