Monthly Archives: October 2007

New York – Brooklyn Bridge

new york – brooklyn bridge, originally uploaded by foto-art. Brooklyn Bridge. Spur-of-the-moment shot on Brooklyn Bridge. I loved the lamp post, so I placed it one third in from the right using the rule of thirds. This enable me to … Continue reading

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New York – skyline from Brooklyn Bridge

new york – skyline from brooklyn bridge, originally uploaded by foto-art. New York Skyline. A spur-of-the-moment iconic shot of new York from the Brooklyn Bridge. Converging verticals were corrected in Photoshop.

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New York – Grand Central Station

new york – grand central station, originally uploaded by foto-art. Grand Central Station New York. A spur-of-the-moment shot. What struck me here was the contrast between the facade of the station and the modern skyscraper behind it.

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New York – Times Square

new york – times square, originally uploaded by foto-art. Times Square, New York. A spur-of-the-moment shot whilst on holiday in New York. The camera was set to night mode and it is essential that one uses a tripod or some … Continue reading

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Sunset on ship

sunset on ship, originally uploaded by foto-art. Evening on the Queen Mary II. A spur-of-the-moment shot capturing something of the romantic relaxation of life on board ship. This contre-jour image has not been modified in any way, and used the … Continue reading

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New York – Skyline and Brooklyn Bridge

new york – skyline and brooklyn bridge, originally uploaded by foto-art. New York Skyline. A classic shot taken from the Queen Mary II as it sets sail. the use of Auto Contrast in Image/Adjust in Photoshop was the only modification … Continue reading

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Queen Mary 2

Queen Mary 2, originally uploaded by foto-art. Pool on Queen Mary II. More my usual sort of style: fairly minimalist with lots of geometric lines creating a slight sense of the abstract. The two pillars with the circle of lights … Continue reading

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