Day: March 14, 2012

A Slippery, Melting World

A busy week has me posting photographs almost a week beyond date of image capture. Last Friday’s photowalk took us through High Level’s southern side, a slippery, melting world, a world of water splashing and flowing and soaking through. Photographers captured freeze-frame splashing, the results of big chunks of ice being thrown into puddles.  Others’ photographs were more about water’s ripple and reflection, water moving and water that’s settled.  Beyond this, water misted in the spray generated by vehicles traveling among wet, wet High Level roads.

I used my Sigma 10-20 mm in two ways, first to distort line and shape of subjects close by and secondly to photograph landscape traveled through.  The subjects photographed include an RCMP three-quarter ton truck, playground equipment at Spirit of the North Community School, a bog-runner truck … in development, the curbside view of Quality Motors (our local Chrysler, Jeep and Dodge Dealer) and the Extra Foods Gas Bar (part of the Canadian Superstore chain).

Listening to the Steve Miller Band – Rock’n Me, Take the Money and Run and Mercury Blues from the Fly Like an Eagle album;  other songs have included Murray McLauchlan’s Hard Rock Town and Ryan Adam’s Chains of Love.

Quote to Inspire – “Photography takes an instant out of time, altering life by holding it still.” – Dorothea Lange

FRANK KING PHOTOS

Natural, rural and urban images

Perspective Art

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Exploring open roads without breaking the bank

TravelwithIgor

Expeditions - explorations - adventures

Old School Contemporary

'Why be reliant upon secular media sources, literary works penned by atheists, and embittered hearsay to inform your views on religiosity, or worse still to bring about the lack thereof, isn't that as sensible as asking directions to KFC from Ronald McDonald?' ―T. C. M

Mistakes & Adventures

What I've always wanted

SETH EXPLORING

Explore to Evolve

Alexis Chateau

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SouL SpeakS

He started Writing, The paper started speaking...

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L'occhio ritaglia il soggetto, e l'apparecchio deve solo fare il suo lavoro, che consiste nell'imprimere sulla pellicola la decisione dell'occhio

Bon Voyage

Traveler & photographer with a passion for everything

Schnippelboy

Ein Tagebuch unserer Alltagsküche-Leicht zum Nachkochen

Peter "Just Loves Flying"

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Cargo Solutions

GROUND OR AIR THERE IS NO STOPPING FOR US

Rashmi Tiwari

Power Of Thinking can create Miracles

REVIIVER

Welcome To My Metaphors

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Graced By God To Inspire!

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PHOTOGRAPHY

The Aerial Horizon

Forget where your feet are and simply enjoy the view.

oats

welcome!