Photographs from a small group of islands
Jun 04 2018 12 Comments
6/4/2018 at 1:09 pm
This is a very cool shot. Great framing with the reflection. I like how her face isn’t seen in the mirror. It’s kinda creepy……. 🙂
6/4/2018 at 9:03 pm
Thanks. To be honest, the mirror was my main aim, then it was a matter of hoping I’d get someone interesting reflected in it, and in the shot. Thankfully I did. And like you say, in several ways too. Lovely when things work out that way!
6/4/2018 at 4:02 pm
I like this. It has a lot of atmosphere. I have to ask. Did she say anything to you?
6/4/2018 at 9:04 pm
Thank you. Very pleased with the result. She didn’t, no. It was just the briefest of looks, and that was it.
6/4/2018 at 4:33 pm
Very nice shot! Looks like a shot from a Japanese horror movie, you know something will happen when she gets closer but it is still unclear what… Creepy! 🙂
6/4/2018 at 9:08 pm
Cheers! Really pleased with this one. Great to hear it creates such feelings too, as they definitely weren’t what I planned, or even hoped for.
6/4/2018 at 8:08 pm
Great photograph. Quite a unique setting, and lends itself well to the black and white treatment – as does the subject.
I imagine that somewhere at the bottom of those stairs is this sign… https://tinyurl.com/ycahm2hj
6/4/2018 at 9:15 pm
Thank you. Yeah, it really is. I’d found it by accident a while ago, but it was really busy at the time, so went back in the hope of getting something — and ideally someone — interesting. And yes, black and white definitley seemed to work best. Much more impact all round.
Haha, that’s funny. Also would have been very true!
6/4/2018 at 8:29 pm
I really like the ‘sandaru o fukumu’ reflection
6/4/2018 at 9:18 pm
Cheers. Like I mentioned above, the reflection was what I built the photo round. Something that attracted me to the location. So very good to hear it played a big part.
JR Fryer says
8/23/2018 at 10:31 am
Inspiring shot. The use of black & white makes this all the more powerful.
8/23/2018 at 5:47 pm
Thank you very much. Must admit, monochrome wasn’t my initial plan, but after getting the shot, it was obvious that was the way to go.
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