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"Old railroad track" Liberty State Park, Jersey City (Canon S70, 2005)
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Mar 31, 2006

33 comments:

neil said...

Hi there, great shot. These are always good with a line or something in the photo to draw you into it. It works very well particularly in B&W

Best wishes
Neil

bruno said...

it looks so old and nice. i love perspective of this shot. great job :)

Legabal said...

Great perspective.

ymir said...

very nice grabe ang galing mo.. buhay na buhay kahit bnw.. very sharp.

Suby said...

Nice, I have a shot similar to this one but with the woman lying across the tracks. :) Might put it up one of these days

micki said...

Simply perfect!

ana said...

I think I see life down there at the end....

Sidney said...

Wow! What a perspective! Perfect !

Ashish Sidapara said...

Beautiful! The depth of field is superb.

Dave said...

That is just great. My son and I just discussed the function of ties. Your b/w was a great visual moment to illustrate this.

Dustin said...

Two more awesome posts!!! I still can't get over how effectively you use black and white!!!!
Thanks for your comments and encouragement on my site.

All the best,

DUSTIN

suresh said...

Wow.. wow. another Nice BW shot. The DOF is excellent.

Nicola said...

Really neat! From this perspective the tracks look so cool!

Chuck said...

The framing here is perfect! As is the exposure and of course, the perspective. Nice shot.

photo-effe said...

great angle of view

very sharp

jlbussey said...

Great lines and detail. I love perspective lines like that, they always seem to lead someplace.

Amit said...

Nice shot, it is a train approaching?

matt said...

A classic perspective, and your contrast is perfect. Very nice.

heath said...

Great shot. Those lines really draw you in.

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Fantom Poet said...

I like this shot and the fact that you did not go for the converging parallels perspective. Its so sharp as well!

Dia said...

Very nice photo and I really like the perspective :)
Always fascinated to see anything that has to do with trains, its my main mean of transport when travelling :)

still said...

An escape line...A strong and evocativeshot. Nice texture of the wood ...

David Kapp said...

Great use of lines here. I like how it instantly pull me into the shot.

Matthew Greco said...

really moves your eyes across the composition.

BobC said...

Wow, fantastic lines! I love this shot, the details in the foreground sleepers. Do you post anywhere whether these were taken with film or are digital conversions?

S. Crypt said...

Its remarkable how you made those lines cross the frame. nice shot!

Ash said...

Excellent perspective!
Great shot.

eterisk said...

Great details and angle in this.

John said...

Love railway tracks, nice composition and exposure

Jide Alakija said...

I'm in love this one. I only wish you did a landscape crop of it.

Totally awesome.

bkphotography said...

This can't be... this can't be true. No, this cannot be real... it's perfect!

BRILLIANT!


My new favourite of yours

Myself said...

b/w of old railroad tracks. great picture.... I like the prospective