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More Working Boats

Posted by john4jack (Corvallis, Oregon, United States) on 21 August 2009 in Landscape & Rural and Portfolio.

A gray morning seemed perfect for a harbor full of working boats.

Nikon D700 1/125 second F/9.0 ISO 200 70 mm (35mm equiv.)

Dulcie from Danville, CA, United States

Gorgeous vertical lines and sublime reflections. Could it be almost overly detailed? I'm not sure where my eye should focus.

21 Aug 2009 5:48am

k@ from Paris, France

Oh, Jack, this B&W is a delight ! Mirroring boats, I love that*

21 Aug 2009 6:22am

@k@: Merci, Karine.

masoud from tehran, Iran

wonderful bw shot , great !

21 Aug 2009 6:31am

@masoud: Thank you.

Mike from Lichfield, United Kingdom

There's a lot going on in this shot which I like. A great shot.

21 Aug 2009 6:42am

@Mike: Thanks, Mike.

Ajay from Pune, India

Excellent presentation in black and white, Jack. I really love how the water refelction is so neat and sharp.

21 Aug 2009 6:45am

@Ajay: Thanks, Ajay.

khadi from New Delhi, India

Stunning black and white. I really like the bright hues and how they work with the vertical lines. Great image.

21 Aug 2009 6:55am

@khadi: Thank you.

jamesy from christchurch, New Zealand

stunning work such clarity and contrast beautiful

21 Aug 2009 7:15am

@jamesy: Thanks, jamesy.

Ana Lúcia from Leiria, Portugal

Stunning! Nice b/w, love the light in this.

21 Aug 2009 7:37am

@Ana Lúcia: Thank you.

Sof from Neuchâtel, Switzerland

Belle image de ces différents bateaux... un NB sympa

21 Aug 2009 7:47am

Anthony Morgan Lambert from Bielefeld(Old West Wales boy), Germany

The B+W adds to the working feeling of the shot I reckon.

21 Aug 2009 8:16am

Elena Kotrotsou from Drossia, Greece

Beautiful and sharp

21 Aug 2009 8:43am

Nicholas from Shah Alam, Malaysia

Excellent choice for B&W :)

21 Aug 2009 9:50am

Anna.C from LA ROCHELLE, France

a great BW with such details and sharpness ! Love the reflections !

21 Aug 2009 11:10am

@Anna.C: Merci.

Anina from Auckland, New Zealand

Oh wow! I love this !
B@W was a great choice
I love the reflections on the water!

21 Aug 2009 11:23am

bekkah from United States

wonderful b&w!!

21 Aug 2009 12:23pm

MJ from Delaware, United States

Great B/W... I love the reflection....

21 Aug 2009 12:34pm

Irene from France

Very nice B&W !

21 Aug 2009 12:45pm

MARIANA from Waterloo, Canada

Oh , I love it in BW , Jack ! That is so pure, elegant shot with beautiful reflection .

21 Aug 2009 12:55pm

@MARIANA: Thank you.

Vachel from Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia

nice shot in B&W with nice reflection and nice composition..

21 Aug 2009 12:56pm

Lorraine from Gatineau, Canada

A classical shot, I love the feeling in this unusual marine black and white, very daring of you ;)

21 Aug 2009 1:40pm

MARIANA from Waterloo, Canada

I came here again to see your camera :)) Hmmm... that is what I wish to have :))))

21 Aug 2009 1:52pm

Don from spokane, United States

I love the jumble of a boat basin or docking area. The detail on these boats is perfect for the precision of our cameras in recording detail. A fine black and white image.

21 Aug 2009 2:45pm

rokhsana from tehran, Iran

really beautiful,i like those reflections on the water

21 Aug 2009 2:52pm

Viewfinder from Bradenton, FL, United States

So nice. What a great bunch of working boats.

21 Aug 2009 3:11pm

@Viewfinder: If you want to see working boats on the Oregon coast, this is the place to come.

mo.langel from Switzerland

Magnifiques tous ces bateaux! Très beau N/B!

21 Aug 2009 3:33pm

@mo.langel: Merci.

LauraS from Chico, United States

Fantastic shot. Love your treatment in Black and White. It's striking!

21 Aug 2009 3:44pm

@LauraS: Thanks, Laura.

B. Thomas from Arlington, Texas, United States

We almost need to see this photo in a really large size because there is so much to look at. Nice B & W.

21 Aug 2009 3:45pm

Betty from New Jersey, United States

Wonderful in B&W. Nice reflections.

21 Aug 2009 7:53pm

Tracy from La Selva Beach, United States

I just love the character of these old and hard working boats! B&W is perfect treatment for them, in my humble opinion :)

21 Aug 2009 8:02pm

Steven from Chicagoland, United States

Beautiful B & W capture here. It provides a lot of texture. I like the reflection of the boats' masts. Great use of thirds.

21 Aug 2009 9:51pm

@Steven: Thanks, Steven.

susan from Fort Lauderdale, FL, United States

This shot works beautifully in b&w.....contrast is great, and I don't know if it's my crazy eyes or what, but the sky seems to have a slight bluish tinge, which just really sets the whole thing off!! Great job Jack !!

21 Aug 2009 11:15pm

@susan: Thanks, Susan. I don't see the bluish tinge on my screen. And it definitely doesn't show up on the print.

Mª Angeles from Barcelona, Spain

Bonita imagen un b&w muy acertado, unos reflejos magnificos. Saludos

22 Aug 2009 12:01am

@Mª Angeles: Gracias.

Michael Rawluk from Canada

That is very cool. Blakc and white really works here.

22 Aug 2009 1:47am

Lee from Fort Frances Ontario, Canada

A lot of detail here Jack. The reflections are wonderful. Well done.

22 Aug 2009 2:00am

PATRICK from miramas, France

superb b&w

22 Aug 2009 2:00am

Barbara from Florida, United States

The B&W really works for this image. The old working boats are timeless. Remarkable shot.

22 Aug 2009 5:15am

Diane Schuller from Hythe, Canada

one of my favourite subjects!

22 Aug 2009 3:56pm

susan from Fort Lauderdale, FL, United States

Hey jack, i just looked at this again, and what looked bluish to me yesterday, looks gray today.....must have been the light in the room yesterday, or something.......anyway, even if it wasn't really there, it was a great look!!!

22 Aug 2009 7:26pm

Didier DE ZAN from somewhere, France

Very beautiful BW

23 Aug 2009 12:48pm

Steve Rice from Olympia, United States

Beautiful B&W. The reflections are very nice.

24 Aug 2009 4:08pm

StarCosmosBleu from Bedford.Qc, Canada

An instant fave ...excellent ..nice strong b&w...a classic scene ..always a winner....nice glazy waters...very lovely

28 Aug 2009 3:10pm