WoW!! I love this 1! Great story-book setting and impressive old building, very nice view too!
I LIKE IT!
Best Wishes from Canada!
WOW likewise ! :)) its great Steve , LIKE , best wishes K@rin
A warm welcome, as always, to Marion, GG and Karin -
We were on the return path of a 7-mile walk when I saw this amazing old building.. There were warning signs all over the door advising all to keep out - when you see how uneven the roof is, you can understand why. I had to photoshop out the signs because their glaring colours were so distracting the the feature I want to be most obvious - the roof.
I am chuffed you all liked this ...
Hiya Clive - The moss is fantastic, isn't it?
On a techy point, as amazing as photography is, the human eye can cope with a far wider range of illumination than is possible in either wet-film or digital photography.. For this shot, the scene beyond the building was far more brightly illuminated so I had to use a spot of exposure blending to get all to work in the photo.
The end result, I hope, justify the means...
Thanks everso for the Like and YS for this one.. : )
Amazing shot...and even more so when I read of all the skills that went into the finished product...which looks so natural and untouched by human hands for years! Like!
Hello JF - Welcome back.. This building does have the abandoned look for sure... The roof is destined to collapse unless it is propped up but I suppose all that wonderful moss and fern would be a casualty of any remedial work.
Thanks for words about the "skill" 'n all... If you have not had a bash at exposure blending, then you should!! Check out "Photomatix"... It can do blending as well as HDR and is relatively inexpensive ($60 ish) As for ease of use, it is great.. It provides for all levels of expertise and you have seen what it can do..
Back to give this one a Y*! I will have to have a look...but the last thing I need now is something that eats more of my time:( I am trying to limit Pano time a bit and try to catch up on things at home. I do like the fact that ease of use is great...I know PhotoShop is not in that category.
Hiya JF - Thanks for giving this one a YS
You are right about Photoshop... it hardly intuitive but there are a good number of photo editing software packages out there... On the Mac, I use photoshop but while also use it on the PC, for 'standard' editing stuff like cropping, exposure tweaking etc, I use ACDSee's photo editor... I also use their photo manager to catalogue all my digital library...
Thanks for stopping by and I hope your home duties don't rob you of too much Pano time!
wonderful!greetings Dušan like
Hello Dušan - You do not see a moss roof like this very often : )
Thanks you for yor kind words and visit...
Excellent photo!!!Beautiful composition !!! Favorite + Like
Hello Kalin - This old building is one of my favourites because of the amazing moss that covered the roof. I amnot sure how long the roof will last though... you can see how it sags here and there.. Nonetheless, with the sun on it, the moss almost glows...
I am so please this rates a yellow star... thank you
Wow!!!! Another YS! I love it!
Hello Joelle! Thanks for the YS...
When I saw the incredible roof of this old building, I was amazed it had not fallen in... I hope it never does but all that moss is taking its toll on the roof...
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